AMARILLO -- A local organization is mixing poker runs and Scrabble, for a one of a kind game that helps out those with disabilities.
AMARILLO -- A professional stylist, featured on FOX's 'Thrift Shop Diva's', visited the Downtown Women's Center's Thrift City Location Saturday giving tips on interviews.
Amarillo Soap Box Derby - May 17th - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. - $20 - amarillosoapboxderby.org
Amarillo gas prices are still 30.3 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago but they are 23.5 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.
A big congratulations to one of our very own... Our assignments editor Aaron Langston just got hitched today!
A parent's guide to plugging in to technology to keep track of your teens.
He was wanted out of Potter County for Aggravated Assault with a Weapon and for a probation violation out of Randall County for Assault on a Family Member.
A local business owner is indicted by a grand jury for alleged sexual abuse of a child.
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Right now police officers are canvassing a neighborhood in north Amarillo.
A second subject has been identified in connection to the robbery as well as the burglary but he is not being identified at his time.
The mayor of Elida faces probation time for a domestic dispute.
Officials say a person pretending to be a Randall county Lt. is threatening people to pay a fine for failure to appear for jury duty.
Bell helicopter is celebrating a new military contract.
A day of paying it forward to honor the musician AJ Swope.
Early voting begins February 18 and continues through February 28.
This is where the newborn baby is left in mom's room as much as possible.
On January 1st just after 1:30 a.m., the male suspect walked into the store carrying a shotgun, demanding money from the register. The suspect fired one round off into the ceiling getting the attention of employees as well as the customers.
The location is closing due to store operating profit being less than that required by management.
What's new at the Zoo? That's the question this week for Haley Wilde.
C-T-S ROCK BAND AND TASCOSA HIGH SCHOOL BAND AND ORCHESTRA ARE HONORING AMERICAN HEROES AND OUR FREEDOM WE HAVE.
We're serving up what's on tap in Amarillo this weekend.
Our good friends from Zemer's Deli is in the kitchen with a great recipe for a corn and black bean salad.
Give your liver new life in this new year.
Amarillo police are still looking for a suspect they say robbed an employee in a business parking lot Friday.
Officers say speed and alcohol were factors in a crash that happened over the weekend.
For the fourth straight month Texas' unemployment rate is down.
Amarillo gas prices yesterday were 18.9 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 10.6 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.
Students with the gifted and talented program were asked to chose a historic figure and dress up as their chosen person.
The resolution also includes the finishing of work on Farmers Avenue.
One of the city's biggest holiday traditions won't be happening this year because of the weather.
One hundred area students will be getting some help from Snack Pak for Kids, thanks to Tyson.
They were told to go the the ER because of a potentially life-threatening diagnosis. What happened over the next several hours has this family believing in miracles.
The City names a new Assistant City Manager, Bob Cowell.
A person is dead after an apartment fire earlier tonight.
AMARILLO -- One in every four jobs in the top 26 counties of the state of Texas, depends on oil production.
A local band brightens up a building on Rt. 66 with the help of passersby.
AISD Board of Directors hosted a public meeting today to discuss the district's finances.
A Texas senator is throwing his hat in for Texas Attorney General.
The six people arrested in connection with an august murder have been indicted.
It's impossible to discuss school security without mentioning the tragedy of Newtown, CT and Sandy Hook Elementary.
Representative Four Price is receiving some high praise.
Cynthia Harris, 40, is charged with insurance fraud.. and defrauding someone else's account.
Canyon City Commissioners have voted down a proposed rate increase from Atmos energy.
Annual event raised more than $130 thousand for American Cancer Society
Amarillo gas prices have fallen 8.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.98/g yesterday.
A lawsuit's been filed after a kansas bondsman allegedly tased and maced a man at his home.
An Amarillo doctor is ordered to take anger management classes and pay a fine after allegedly assaulting someone.
The n-n-s-a says they are close to making a decision on the joint pantex, y-12 management contract.
The u-s defense department is recommending new record-keeping procedures for military ospreys.
The city of Amarillo says Atmos energy is asking to raise Amarillo's base rate by almost 20%.
Financial problems lead to an old Amarillo favorite going up on the auction block.
An Amarillo man pleads guilty to criminally negligent homicide after he kills a cyclist.
U.S Representative Mac Thornberry has been hand picked to help the department of defense operate better.
Another man busted back in august has pleaded guilty in federal court.
Two suspects arrested in a multi agency drug bust last month have delivered their plea in court.
Two people have died from the West Nile virus in the panhandle.
A local restaurant is evacuated because of a possible fire in the summit shopping center.
Ryan Lester Thompson, a.k.a. "Rhino" was located and arrested at a home in Hale Center this afternoon.
The Chambers Annual Banquet & Business Excellence Awards event is tonight at the Amarillo Civic Center Heritage Ballroom.
A man is behind bars after police say he led them on a chase in a stolen car.
The Potter County Sheriffs Office makes a huge cocaine bust during a routine traffic stop.
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The Eastern Texas Panhandle chapter of the Red Cross is in need of volunteers, so, they held a training session tonight in Pampa.
There is also multi-million dollar bond proposal that would help build the Amarillo Recreation Complex that AISD schools would be able to take advantage of.
Amarillo High defeats Palo Duro in their first district game.
Amarillo Zoo - Open 7 Days a Week - 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Free Admission Mondays - www.AmarilloZoo.org
The mother of one of the 'Texas' cast members killed in last month's wreck that killed four people north of Dumas has joined a lawsuit filed earlier this month.
Be prepared to have a ROARING good time!! Saturday, September 28, 2013 9:30am – 3:00pm
Amarillo fell just over 10 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.27/g.
An Amarillo man is indicted on several counts of possession of child porn.
A trial date has been set for the second man arrested for robbing an Amarillo bank back in May.
Caprock school spirit is celebrated today in a very big way!
It's an annual event where you can get your fix of brisket, sausage, ribs, the Chamber Barbecue kicked off tonight for "VIP Day."
Coach Inc. wins a default judgement in a counterfeit case from here in Amarillo.
A man will spend the next ten years behind bars after being found guilty of drug charges.
This morning at 10:35 a.m. Potter County Sheriff's Deputies working Drug Interdiction on Interstate 40 conducted a traffic stop of a motorist on I-40 at Grand street.
Another public meeting over increased taxes took place here in Amarillo.
Second public hearing to raise taxes more than 3%.
A residential burglary was reported in the 3600 block of S Washington on August 30. Among the items taken were tools, cameras, electronics, various weapons and the homeowner’s deceased wife’s ashes.
This year’s car show brings kids activities and a guest appearance by musical group “The Fairlanes”.
Police find 25 pounds of meth during a search of a vehicle on Crocket Street Overpass.
Late last night, a train and a vehicle collide on Folsom Road.
Amarillo Police have blocked off streets and evacuated homes to investigate a shooting in south west Amarillo.
Police tell us two men got into an argument, and one of the men was shot in the abdomen.
"As a result, the university made a decision to relieve Coach Carthel of his coaching duties yesterday and we stand by this decision."
The eight week program offers insight into city government, services, history, and municipal government in general.
The Why Try Program focuses on building resilience in the workplace, at school and at home.
Shawn Michael Hooten is in custody, tonight.
The Amarillo City Commission today decided to add 21 separate amendments to the city's charter to the ballot.
Home on Belleview in the San Jacinto neighborhood searched for stabbing suspect.
The city commission decided by a five to zero vote to let you decide on a nearly 31 million dollar bond.
Amarillo Police surround a home on 3rd and Belleview to search for a suspect in Monday morning's stabbing death.
A former North Texas Police Chief has been arrested twice in the past week by the Dallam county Sheriff's Department.
The final suspect in a 2010 bank robbery in Melrose has been sentenced.
Phillip Schindler is sentenced to more than three years in prison in Potter County, he was found guilty of drug possession and aggravated robbery.
A man arrested in connection with a drug ring reaching from Amarillo to Mexico is sentenced.
The New Mexico court of appeals has upheld the 2008 conviction of cult leader Wayne Bent.
In light of lawsuits alleging that the Texas Department of Criminal Justice failed to shield inmates from heat-related deaths, inmates’ advocates are denouncing an agency contract to build six “climate controlled” buildings for pigs.
Whether state Sen. Wendy Davis decides to run for governor or not, Republican candidates are lining up to replace her in her home district.
Unemployment numbers for the month of July are out and they show good things for Texas.
Amarillo College holds the first of two meetings to discuss a tax increase.
Dr. Gary Byrd, professor of psychology at West Texas A&M University, will serve as the keynote speaker when the University conducts its summer commencement
For 24 hours you can register for $20 for this year's Race for the Cure.
Horse in Art Show Opens at the American Quarter Horse Association on Saturday.
A person is recovering in the hospital tonight after accidentally being shot in a pawn shop.
Pilot reports engine problems prior to plane crash in Amarillo neighborhood.
The warrants were issued as a result of Jones’ involvement in the case where Mathew Guzman was shot and killed.
Teen Leadership Amarillo and Canyon aims to give high schoolers the skills to become future civic, corporate, and political leaders.
Traffic will be detoured around the construction site.
A body with a gunshot wound is dropped off on the 200 block of Bryan is the city's latest homicide.
A former Supreme Court Justice is remembered after he passed away earlier this month.
The $38-million sports complex includes baseball and softball fields, soccer fields and an aquatic center.
The new budget would raise taxes to 34 cents per $100 of property valuation. Meaning a person who owns a $100,000 home would pay about 3,400 dollars in taxes each year.
Man and his son assaulted at east Amarillo bar. Father killed, son hospitalized.
Childress ISD prepares for different kinds of natural disasters and emergencies.
An Amarillo man is indicted on five counts of sexual assault of a child.
Amarillo gas prices have fallen 10 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.29/g yesterday.
A man is recovering tonight. and is expected to be charged after a wreck on I-40.
It was the third day for commissioners to discuss the city budget, at City Hall. Nothing was set in stone, but a couple of themes did come out today.
Chadrin Mullinex, a DPS trooper accused of using excessive force, requests and is denied a motion to have those charges dropped.
High schoolers will only be required to take five tests, rather than the 15 they took last year.
A rare Mustang sells at auction for close to $400,000.
A man who witnesses say was drunk is removed from the Santa Fe building.
APD Directed Patrol officers arrest man after committing auto burglary at Goodwill Industries.
Texas Commission on Jail Standards allows Swisher county jail to remain open but will be on a short leash.
The Amarillo Sox used a big 5th inning to knock off Grand Prairie.
They're taking suggestions on a new logo, slogan and mission statement.
The Amarillo Sox fell 10-5 to the Grand Prairie Airhogs on Wednesday night.
Is it a conflict of interest for city of Amarillo to fund two multi-purpose venues?
The Amarillo Sox won their second straight game over Grand Prairie Tuesday night.
Police are investigating a possible shootout in an Amarillo neighborhood.
The Pantex Plant welcomes a group of neighbors for the rare opportunity to witness a high explosives demonstration.
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Local survivors from Amarillo spoke at a luncheon this afternoon.
"Amarillo and the Tri-State Fair & Rodeo are honored to be one of the four stops for the Wrangler Champions Challenge," said Virgil Bartlett, general manager, of the, Tri-State Fair & Rodeo.
The Historic Association will be footing the bill for the signs and their maintenance.
The Amarillo Police Department has received at least two calls from people reporting that someone posing as a representative of the Police Department has called their home to solicit funds.
A construction company from Amarillo will build a new bridge on seventh street at city park and repair the one on Rosenfield street.
Amarillo gas prices are 18.7 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 12.3 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.
Recent rain means good things for the city's water supply. "What we've seen this week is heaven for water conservation," Emmett Autrey, Director of Utilities for the City of Amarillo said.
Some bad news on unemployment in our area.
United Flight 5555 was heading from Oklahoma City to Denver when flight officials tell us that a 37-year-old woman lost consciousness for some reason.
The City is actively treating standing water, but the efforts will not kill all of the mosquitoes. Everyone is encouraged to check their yards and property for standing water and eliminate it.
The Every Drop Counts water conservation team reminds everyone that in addition to saving water, this week will be a good opportunity to save money, too, simply by shutting off the sprinklers.
Traffic stop leads to two arrests.
Seward County election officials released a statement on rescheduling the election canvass.
Amarillo ISD is asking for more money to increase security.
Clovis, Grady, Melrose, Texico, Tucumcari, Logan, and Portales local election finals.
Filing for City Elections Runs Through March 1st