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The Borger Downtown Merchant's 32nd Annual Beach Bash will be held Saturday, June 5 on Main Street in Borger from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Volleyball, basketball, delicious food, and shopping at local businesses is on the agenda. Head out to the fun-filled day and support the community.

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The 32nd Annual Beach Bash hosted by the Downtown Merchants Association will be held in Borger on Saturday, June 5. The fun day of events will start on Main Street starting at 9 a.m. Planned for the day is a corn hole tournament, vendors (food and merchandise), volleyball, basketball, and mu…

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The Hutchinson County United Way will host a Bass Tournament on June 12 at Lake Meredith. Registration will begin at 4:45 a.m. at Sharkens HoneyHole & RV Park. Cost is $150 per team. Prizes will be awarded for 1st-5th place and the biggest bass. For more information, go to the Hutchinson…

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Stinnett's 95th birthday celebration, Home Fest, will take place on June 5th this year. The celebration will boost a fun-filled day of events at the town's city park. Scheduled is corn-hole tournament, a mid-way of food and other vendor booths, and a live performance from Barn Noise, a local…

ROME (AP) — One night in early 2019, Rome street artist Alessia Babrow glued a stylized image of Christ she had made onto a bridge near the Vatican. A year later, she was shocked to learn that the Vatican had apparently used a reproduction of the image, which featured Babrow's hallmark heart…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Ellen DeGeneres is calling time on her long-running talk show.The daytime host, who has seen a ratings hit after allegations of running a toxic workplace, has decided that the upcoming 19th season will be the last, ending in 2022. It coincides with the end of her contract.“Al…

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. tax court has handed a major victory to the estate of Michael Jackson in a years-long battle, finding that the IRS wildly inflated the value at the time of his death of Jackson's assets and image, leading to an estate tax bill for his heirs that was far too high.

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“Sooley,” by John Grisham (Doubleday)When you’ve written 35 novels and are working on a streak of 43 consecutive No. 1 New York Times bestsellers, you can write about whatever you want. That’s probably the simplest way to explain why John Grisham’s latest is a basketball story and doesn’t fe…

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An Oscars unlike any before will get underway Sunday night, with history on the line in major categories and a telecast retooled for the pandemic.The 93rd Academy Awards will begin at 8 p.m. EDT on ABC. There will be no host, no audience, nor face masks for nominees attending the ceremony at…

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LONDON (AP) — Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his life, has died, Buckingham Palace said Friday. He was 99.

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Fairlanes Baptist Church located at 3000 Fairlanes Blvd in Borger will host a free Easter egg hunt March 28 at 3 p.m. Approximately 2,000 eggs will be hid. Ages 0-6th grade. The public is invited to attend.

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Auld Brewing Co. located at 111 W. 9th Street in Borger will host Mitchell Ford in concert tonight, Saturday, March 27 starting at 8 p.m. For more information head over to Auld Brewing Company on Facebook.

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NEW YORK (AP) — The $113 billion deal to telecast NFL games through 2033 is head-swimmingly large — until you consider that the very survival of broadcast networks as we know them may depend upon it.The deal announced by the NFL and media companies last Thursday spreads professional football…

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The Ex-Stinnett Police Chief, Jason Collier, that was outed in January for being married and involved with six other women at one time will appear on the National Talk Show Dr. Phil on Tuesday (3 p.m. for the Borger area). From a sneak peek released from the Dr. Phil show on Friday, Collier …

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Hutchinson County Sheriff Blaik Kemp will be hosting a Veteran's Lunch on Saturday March 20 p.m from 11-1 p.m. at New Life Church in Borger. Costs for the lunch is free to veteran's. Hamburgers and hotdogs will be served.

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The Elk's 1581 Sweetheart will host a craft show and all-you-can-eat breakfast on Saturday, March 20. The breakfast will start at 7 a.m. On the menu is biscuits, sausage, and gravy. The cost is $5. The craft show will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 4 p.m. The Elk's Lodge 1581 is located at 200 O…

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If you haven't read Dr. Don Newbury's weekly column, Idle American, then you are missing out. Newbury, a syndicated columnist and seasoned author, that entertains thousands upon thousands of Texas readers each week with his gifted humor and wisdom, is reflecting back on the life of a Borger …

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Theaters reopening in New York City this weekend did not set the box office on fire. North American theatrical grosses stayed relatively muted, despite some major new releases like Disney’s “Raya and the Last Dragon” and Lionsgate’s Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley action flick “Chaos Walking,” …

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Borger Community Theatre is excited to open its doors again.  As promised, we are moving forward with our 2019-2020 original season and producing Arsenic & Old Lace and Annie this year.  Our season will begin with Arsenic and Old Lace and we are happy to announce that most of the origina…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Luke Combs has apologized for appearing with Confederate flags, saying he is now aware of how painful that flag is.Combs addressed the images during a conversation with singer Maren Morris on Wednesday during a panel for radio broadcasters about accountab…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be speaking with Oprah Winfrey, their first major television interview since quitting royal duties and buying a home last year in the U.S.The 90-minute "Oprah With Meghan and Harry: A CBS Primetime Special” will air March 7, CBS announced M…

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