Police & Public Record

At the Childress Municipal Airport

By Tiffany Tully/FBO Manager— CHILDRESS – Friday, Jan. 8, a Cessna Caravan stopped in for fuel. Saturday, Jan. 9, a Cessna Citation came in unexpectedly due to maintenance issues. He departed later in the day. Sunday, Jan. 10, do snow flurries count? Monday, Jan. 11, an Embraer Legacy stopped for fuel and passengers on his…

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Commissioners Court

Childress County Courthouse reopens By Whitney Wyatt/The Red River Sun CHILDRESS – The Childress County Courthouse is back open to the public. This decision was made during the Childress County Commissioners Court meeting on Jan. 11. The Courthouse has been closed to the public since Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But…

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Collingsworth Police Blotter

    Jail Book In – 0 Jail Book Out – 1 Jail population – 6 Civil papers served – 0 Reminder: Please call the Sheriff’s Office to report controlled burns to keep from having unnecessary dispatches at 806-447-2588. The number to Crime Stoppers is 806-447-2587. Call this number to anonymously report any kind of…

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Childress County Office of the Sheriff

By Sheriff Michael (Mike) Pigg— CHILDRESS – On Dec. 17, the Office of the Sheriff was notified there were two people in the 600 block of N. Main St. who were wanted fugitives. Chief Deputy Gillem, Deputy Jolly and officers from the Childress Police Department went to that location and identified Cody Bell, age 26,…

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Collingsworth Police Blotter

Jail Book In -1 Jail Book Out – 1 Jail population – 7 Civil papers served – 0   Reminder: Please call the Sheriff’s Office to report controlled burns to keep from having unnecessary dispatches at 806-447-2588. Collingsworth County is currently under a burn ban. The number to Crime Stoppers is 806-447-2587. Call this number…

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At the Childress Municipal Airport

By Tiffany Tully/FBO Manager— CHILDRESS – Friday, Jan. 1, a local R-44 helicopter flew, a Beechcraft Bonanza departed and an Astar helicopter stopped for fuel. A Cessna Citation came in from Alpine to drop off a passenger, and a Cessna 421 fueled up on his way home to Arkansas from Colorado. A first for me…

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Former Jack County Commissioner John Berry enters HD 68 special election

By Whitney Wyatt/The Red River Sun— JACKSBORO – After thoughtful consideration, and meetings with family, friends and civic leaders across the region, former Jack County Commissioner John Berry officially entered the House District 68 Special Election. “It is important that we carry on the legacy of sending a representative to Austin who not only believes in…

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Collingsworth Police Blotter

Jail Book In –  0 Jail Book Out – 1 Inmates transferred to other agency – 0 Jail population – 8 Civil papers served – 0   Reminder: Please call the Sheriff’s Office to report controlled burns to keep from having unnecessary dispatches at 806-447-2588. The number to Crime Stoppers is 806-447-2587. Call this number…

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