The Daily Press http://borgernewsherald.com http://borgernewsherald.com/apfeed.xml--1 Borger News Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-09-02T19:27:07-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7675Sports photo of the week:2015-09-02T19:27:07-04:002015-09-02T19:27:07-04:00No dateline availableEvan Hays Sports EditorSports photo of the week:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7675Change0Usable2015-09-02T19:27:07-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7670In case you missed it:2015-08-29T09:58:44-04:002015-08-29T09:52:10-04:00<p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman">Plenty has happened across Hutchinson County over the last week, and in case you missed it, here's a quick review of the highlights. Of course schools in Borger and across the county kicked off a new year on Monday, and on Sunday August 23 churches across the county came together to walk the campuses of local school districts offering prayer for the safety, well being, and education of students.</p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman; min-height: 15.0px"> </p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman">Borger's Bulldog Band kicked off its first live performance of the year on Monday, and proceeded to make final preparations for Borger's first home game on Friday August 28. Meanwhile Alibates National Monument announced several programs to be held in the park over the weekend to commemorate its 50<span style="vertical-align: 5.0px">th</span> anniversary.</p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman; min-height: 15.0px"> </p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman">Gateway Baptist Church hosted Mark Cruz, a guest speaker, minister, and missionary to the Philippines on Thursday and Friday evening, and finally, the Borger Independent School Board of Trustees voted to maintain a balanced budget over the coming year, and lower property taxes on local residents. </p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman; min-height: 15.0px"> </p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Times New Roman">For full information and details regarding individual stories, back copies of The Borger News Herald can be purchased at the paper's main office, and online e-editions are archived for web subscribers.</p>No dateline availableAlex MannIn case you missed it:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7670Change0Usable2015-08-29T09:52:10-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7627Throwback Thursday Photo of the week:2015-08-27T17:24:20-04:002015-08-27T17:24:20-04:00No dateline availableEvan Hays Sports EditorThrowback Thursday Photo of the week:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7627Change0Usable2015-08-27T17:24:20-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7625Sports photo of the week:2015-08-27T17:16:21-04:002015-08-27T17:16:21-04:00No dateline availableEvan Hays Sports EditorSports photo of the week:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7625Change0Usable2015-08-27T17:16:21-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7620Public hearing on school tax rate2015-08-25T10:06:48-04:002015-08-25T10:06:48-04:00BORGER, TXAlex MannPublic hearing on school tax rateNo source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7620Change0Usable2015-08-25T10:06:48-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7613Sports photo of the week:2015-08-19T19:39:29-04:002015-08-19T19:39:29-04:00No dateline availableEvan Hays Sports EditorSports photo of the week:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7613Change0Usable2015-08-19T19:39:29-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7608In case you missed it:2015-08-15T10:38:19-04:002015-08-15T10:38:19-04:00<div> It's been a big week in local news, and for those who missed it, a short review of recent events follows. A meeting of the Commissioners Court set the stage for a week of action taken by Hutchinson County. In addition to making required progress towards updating the county jail, the court also moved to clear debris outside Borger's library after receiving results of asbestos testing. The library itself made bigger news this week however, as Director Carolyn Wilkinson announced the building would once again open to the public on August 17.</div><div>  </div><div> Borger's school district made headlines as well, as Randy Hatfield was named principal of Crockett Elementary in order to raise the schools recent record of underperformance. Hatfield reports that faculty and staff are already eager to move forward, and he cites a full range of ideas to improve school standards.</div><div>  </div><div> Finally, a blood drive at Borger's Union Hall gave locals the chance to donate their time and blood in an effort to combat at regional blood shortage. While the blood drive may be finished for now, locals are encouraged to keep an eye out for upcoming drives in the surrounding area.</div>No dateline availableAlex MannIn case you missed it:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7608Change0Usable2015-08-15T10:38:19-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7604VIDEO: College Football’s Best Wide Receivers For 20152015-08-14T13:45:28-04:002015-08-14T13:45:28-04:00<script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>No dateline availableNo author availableVIDEO: College Football’s Best Wide Receivers For 2015No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7604Change0Usable2015-08-14T13:45:28-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7601Coffee Memorial Blood Drive on August 132015-08-29T09:37:06-04:002015-08-13T18:41:57-04:00No dateline availableBNH staffCoffee Memorial Blood Drive on August 13No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7601Change0Usable2015-08-13T18:41:57-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:7597Sports photo of the week:2015-08-12T19:05:43-04:002015-08-12T19:05:43-04:00No dateline availableBNH staffSports photo of the week:No source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:7597Change0Usable2015-08-12T19:05:43-04:00