County Airport celebrating opening of new terminal

Hutchinson County Airport is celebrating the opening of a new terminal.The ribbon cutting for the new terminal will be held at 11 a.m. on December 9, 2011. The size of the new terminal is 3,500 square feet. The process of building this new terminal has taken a total of five years to completely plan and create. The project has been funded through a grant provided by Texas Department of Transportation, a 25 percent donation from Hutchinson County, a generous offer from a local businessman, who was not identified, and the Borger Economic Development Corporation. Dennis O’Bryant, manager of the Hutchinson County Airport, said the construction for the terminal was finished around November.