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April 24th, 2014

Hutchinson County Firemen fighting long battle against tank blaze

April 24, 2014

     Fire fighters from around the county have been battling a tank fire since early Wednesday night. Danny Richards, Hutchinson County Fire Marshal and Emergency Management Coordinator, told the News-Herald that a 911 report was received around 9:30p.m. on Wednesday evening in reference to a tank battery fire on Highway 280 east of Borger near Watkins Camp.

Source 
Borger News Herald

April 23rd

Lucille B. Morrow

April 23, 2014

 

Lucille B. Morrow, 87, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

 

Fredrick T. "T-Bone" Paschall

April 23, 2014

Fredrick T. "T-Bone" Paschall, 92, formerly of Borger, died Saturday, April 19, 2014.

April 22nd

Edward "Eddie" Vandergriff

April 22, 2014

 

Eddie Vandergriff 56 passed away April 19, 2014 in Borger, Texas.

 

Eddie was born in Borger, Texas July 29,1957.To Shelah and Frances Vandergriff of Borger. Eddie enjoyed having friends around him and riding motorcycles , camping, and fishing. He was a very friendly person. 

Robbie Jo Williamson

April 22, 2014

Robbie Jo Williamson, 87, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Abilene.

Robbie was born March 30, 1927 in Higgins, Texas to Maurice and Lucy Bell (Loftis) Graves.

 

April 21st

Weekend motorcycle wreck claims life of driver

April 21, 2014

 

A motorcycle accident that occurred over the weekend claimed the life of Billy Duane Vinyard, 39, of Borger.

Source 
Borger News Herald

Nellois Strickland

April 21, 2014

     Nellois Strickland, beloved Matriarch and Servant of the Lord, has passed from this life after a long struggle with Alzheimers. A celebration of her life service will be held April 23, 2014 at 10:30a.m. at the Church of Christ at Borger. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.

William "Bill"Arthur Dowling Jr.

April 21, 2014

 

William “Bill” Arthur Dowling, Jr., 55, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014.

A celebration of Bill’s life will be held 2 pm Friday, April 18, 2014 at Grace Church in Borger.

Winnifred 'Freddie' Ramage Lair

April 21, 2014

 

Winnifred ‘Freddie’ Ramage Lair,  87, passed away on April 14, 2014 in Amarillo, Texas

 

Contessa Ward

April 21, 2014

Contessa “Tessa” Ward, 30, of Fritch died April 14, 2014.

Memorial Service will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 19, at Family Worship Center with Pastor Ronnie Woodward officiating. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 South Georgia.

Tessa was born in Amarillo, on December 5, 1983 to Ricky and Donna Ward. She worked as a clerk for Lowes Grocery, and loved animals.

She was preceded in death by her two grandfathers Ed Briscoe, and Alvie Ward and a grandmother Tootsie Ward.