Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is teaming up with Toot 'n Totum to present the 2014 Rural Community Medical School.
It was a day of fun for young showers and their four legged friends.
September 14, Evening Forecast
Buffs drop to 0-2 on the season
A person is dead after crashing their motorcycle into a dumpster.
Safer roads aren't the only reason some people were running September 13th.
Hundreds of people headed to Polk Street.
September 13th is the Neonatal Intensive Care Unite Reunion Fall Harvest.
Many runners took to the streets, to remind drivers to share the road.
The U.S. House of Representatives took up a bill, in their first two weeks back at work, that would reverse some of the Clean Water Act...which could change things for farmers and ranchers here on the High Plains.
Amarillo College Enrollment Down for the Fourth Straight Year
Today is the second of four days for the Panhandle Kennel Club High Plains Dog Show.
Two of the suspects have confessed to the incident, and law officers are attempting to question the other two.
Veronica Anna Gutierrez is no longer wanted.
Another Chicken Express is opening in Amarillo.
Zachary Cain is this week's Hometown Hero.
Earman Eugene Gilbreath is booked into Potter County for burglary of a motor vehicle.
The US Department of Labor announces a more than $950,000 grant to go toward those affected by the Cargil Meat Solutions Beef Processing Plant in Plainview closing.
A wreck on the Fritch Highway leaves one woman dead.
A man is booked into Potter County after police find meth in his vehicle.
The Tri-State Fair & Rodeo has been nominated for the Medium-Size Rodeo of the Year Award by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.
Steve Meyers from Class 4 Winds stopped by to talk about the upcoming golf tournament.
As drought continues to grip Central Texas, those looking to provide water to the region’s fast-growing cities and suburbs see a solution in the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer, which they say has enough water to support growth for centuries in the area. But others fear the resource will be drained at their expense.
Midland Man Accused of Shooting at Teenager Trying to Retrieve a Lost Frisbee
Palo Duro host El Paso Eastlake and Caprock travels to Lubbock Estacado
A medical device is helping to save lives of those suffering heart attacks.
Corvette owners paid their annual respects this 9/11.
He says the President is acting a little late and that we must take this group seriously because they are the most trained, organized, and funded group we have faced.
Randall and Potter Inspections
If you bring five canned food items for the High Plains Food Bank you'll get a discount.
This morning, the honor guards of the Amarillo Fire Department and Police Department got together to pay tribute to the heroes who died on 9/11.
They offered free admission for veterans and military members both active and retired.
More than 3,000 pennies were on display. Those commemorate the lives lost during the 9/11 attacks.
The public is invited to attend and ask questions.
Scott's handler is Deputy Keith Merrick. Merrick purchased Scott on his own and raised money off-duty.
Memorial services honor the fallen on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
The Salvation Army has seen an increase in the number of homeless families on the High Plains.
Congressman Mac Thornberry wants more leadership from President
Amarillo High takes on El Paso Montwood and Tascosa travels to Odessa High
Three buildings in Tucumcari burn, and fire officials are treating them as suspicious.
The commissioners will be hosting their second public hearing on the proposed tax rate for the new fiscal year.
People around the panhandle will be remembering 9/11 tomorrow.
The sheriff's office tells us the Grady High School got a text saying there were drugs and guns on campus.
It happened in the 2700 block of Emily just off of south Georgia.
Cooking teams will make brisket, ribs, and other food to compete for first, second and third place honors.
It will be used to train medical staff and students at schools, hospitals and clinics.
DPS traffic stop Tuesday on US 87, yielded Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) oil, THC wax and THC edibles valued at over $7,400.
Race for the Cure - September 27th - $30 for Adults - $20 for Kids - www.komenamarillo.org
Officials say because of a recent incident they're in need of four-types of blood.
As the U.S. prepares to "degrade and destroy" ISIS, debate over the size of the militant group and the threat it poses.
The South Carolina father accused of killing his five children waived his right to appear in court on Friday.
Texas man suspected in several killings dies after shootout with U.S. Marshals.
State Reps. Trey Martinez Fischer and Lyle Larson say they intend to attend all interviews conducted during an external investigation of UT-Austin's admissions process. It's not clear yet whether they'll be allowed.
The foundation that maintains the quirky art installation outside of Marfa found a way around state regulations that threatened its closure by getting classified as an art museum, officials confirmed Friday.
Suit alleges angry Family Dollar manager lunged over counter and punched customer.
The Texas A&M Forest Service (TFS) expects to release more than $43 million in remaining appropriated fire suppression funds back to the State of Texas this fall.
Bodies of three infants found in vermin-filled Massachusetts home two weeks after other children living there were taken into state custody.
One pilot was rescued and was being treated aboard the aircraft carrier. The other pilot is still missing.
Moody's Investors Service described a judge's declaration of the state's school finance system as unconstitutional as a “credit positive,” saying the ruling would compel Texas lawmakers to “redesign the school finance system.”
It's easier to govern if you have a mandate, and you build the mandate while you're campaigning. So far, the agenda for the next set of officeholders is a little murky.
University of Texas System officials are preparing to sign an agreement with the Mexican government to encourage more student exchanges and faculty collaboration across the border, and to launch a space-related research project.
Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst issued a harsh rebuke of the Mexican government on Thursday for issuing what he called an “offensive” statement on the border surge that coincided with the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Texas saw a decline in the number of people killed on the job in 2013, but the state still leads the nation in workplace fatalities, according to preliminary government data released Thursday.
The announcement came after the European Union said it was implementing a new round of sanctions, which will take effect tomorrow.
Solemn ceremonies mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
Congress Weighs in after President Obama lays out his strategy for taking on ISIS.
Texas mom says school took corporal punishment too far with her 7th grade son.
Texas 4-year-old left on sweltering school buss for four hours.
Sen. Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican, and Sen. Martin Heinrich, a Democrat from New Mexico, were the ones who actually pitched, said a Discovery spokeswoman.
At least two parents say learning about beheadings and American foreign policy in the middle-east just isn't age appropriate for preteens.
The campaign manager for GOP gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott filed an ethics complaint on Thursday alleging that the Wendy Davis book tour represents a conversion of political contributions into personal use.
U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Dallas Republican, has bucked businesses and some Republicans in his battle to phase out the agency that finances U.S. exports. KERA takes this look at Hensarling, a rising political star, who may lose the short-term battle, but expects to win the fight.
Lethal injection delivered to convicted double murderer Willie Trottie after appeals questioning drugs failed.
Washington reacts to President Obama's plan for confronting ISIS; Secretary of State Kerry works to build international support.
Solemn ceremonies mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
In Texas, a woman says she's alive thanks to a pint-sized hero: her great-granddaughter.
State Sen. Wendy Davis' revelation that she had an abortion late in her 1997 pregnancy is shedding light on a provision in the restrictive abortion legislation she tried in vain to stop last year — the part that bans abortions after 20 weeks, including in many cases when there are fetal abnormalities.
More than 2,200 people have died in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, where the outbreak has been concentrated.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz will not threaten a government shutdown by seeking to attach a provision that ends the president's deportation-relief program for certain undocumented immigrants to a must-pass government funding bill, his spokeswoman said Wednesday night.
Increased funding for preventive care and luring medical professionals to Texas are at the center of gubernatorial frontrunner Greg Abbott’s health care plan, unveiled in Houston on Wednesday.
Scholars hired by the Texas Freedom Network criticized social studies textbooks that are up for consideration by the State Board of Education, saying they include distortions of history and current events.
The Energy Tower turned Twin Towers project in Midland is dead, according to developers.
The Texas Agricultural Land Trust and the National Ranching Heritage Center will co-host the Landowner Forum: Tools and Strategies for Lesser Prairie-Chicken Recovery on September 11, 2014 at the National Ranching Heritage Center in Lubbock. strategies available to them as part of the Lesser Prairie-Chicken recovery efforts.
On the eve of the 9/11 anniversary, an NBC News poll reveals Americans are concerned about future attacks.
President Obama will address the nation this evening, outlining his plan for confronting the ISIS militant army.
South Carolina sheriff describes horror in case of father accused of killing five children.
Sheriff says South Carolina father will face multiple murder charges upon extradition after bodies of five children are found in Alabama.
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has notified the U.S. Department of Education that the Texas Education Agency (TEA) will submit an application for a federal preschool expansion grant.
Lubbock Police are now offering a $5000 reward for any information surrounding the shooting early Friday morning.
4-year-old Indiana boy recovering after brutal attack.
South Carolina father arrested at Alabama DUI checkpoint leads police to the bodies of his five missing children.
President Obama is making a primetime speech to outline his strategy to defeat ISIS.
One person was sent to the hospital late Tuesday night after his vehicle wrapped around a business sign in south Abilene.
Online records from the Lubbock County Detention Center and Lubbock County court system showed Martin “Nicholas” Coppola, 50, was charged Tuesday evening with evading arrest by motor vehicle and unlawful carrying of a weapon.
A Midland man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for shooting at a teenager trying to retrieve a Frisbee from the his back yard.
In the suit filed Monday in Dallas County, Jana Weckerly claims that Jones assaulted her in 2009.
A Texas death row inmate who fatally shot his estranged girlfriend and her brother in 1993 is scheduled to be executed Wednesday night in Huntsville.
It's like a variation on a famous advertisement about energy: "If you don't have an oil well, get one!" But a new Austin venture is about the more prosaic business of government, and about how to get policy ideas in front of lawmakers.
New study suggests it's possible to "rewire" the brains of babies who show early signs of autism.
Police find 50 dead cats in freezer of suspected child molester, dozens more living in house.
New billboard takes aim at hateful messages spread by Westboro Baptist Church.
Photo of Indianapolis police officer giving homeless man a new pair of boots goes viral.
Woman wears colander in driver's license photo, calls it religious head wear.
Indiana mother missing for two months found caged in Indiana mobile home.
Austin Beerworks releases massive 7-foot long "99 Pack" of beer.
Students at North Carolina's Cape Fear Community College say allowing male and females to "go" side-by-side is no big deal.
Young Siamangs and their mating calls are a huge hit at Kentucky's Louisville Zoo.
Oregon family's Great Dane eats 43 socks.
Chef bans ketchup from his Florida restaurant.
Phoenix mother arrested after leaving children in car during job interview reunited with her family.
Visually impaired runner circles the United States to raise awareness of cystic fibrosis.
Rare blue lobster finds a new home at the Maine State Aquarium.
Kentucky man accused of killing fellow jail inmate with underpants soaked in methadone.
Canadian couple sells everything and set off on 1,000 day canoe journey.
Woman reunited with bulldog stolen eight years ago.
Veteran who lost friend to suicide ups the "ice bucket" challenge ante, voluntarily taking a blast of mace to the face, then waterboarding, to raise awareness of PTSD.
Tennessee student says she was suspended after saying "bless you" after fellow student sneezed, then arguing with teacher over freedom of speech.
An earthquake rattles the studio during KAUT's morning broadcast.
Thieves steal Bibles from Kentucky couple's van.
Tennessee realtors work to assure clients a home they're offering for sale isn't haunted.
California dance studio joins push to add pole dancing as an Olympic sport.
Family's "joke" photos showing baby in roasting pan and with pacifier taped to her mouth trigger investigation.
Security cameras show flash flood waters rip through a Nebraska hospital.
Kansas City Police officer shows off his best moves in dance-off with kids.
Arizona restaurant serves what may be the world's spiciest burger, but not until you sign a waiver.
Dog abandoned by its owner adopted by Wrigley chewing gum heiress after sad tale goes viral.
Thief steals nearly $1-million in luxury items from Texas woman's three story, 3,000 square foot closet.
Mother angry that her child was forced to sit on the floor as punishment.
An Orlando middle school teacher left his home July 4 to spend a month living as a homeless person to see what life is truly like for the homeless.
There are reports of teens around the US participating in a dangerous activity. It's called "The Fire Challenge" and already, it's led to at least three reports of young people suffering serious burns.
Thieves slam truck into Texas beauty store, then make off with thousands of dollars in hair weaves.
Paralyzed puppy gets a second chance at life when caring community steps forward.
Popular California eater says they'll no longer serve children, saying they're hurting business.
Women trapped on bridge lay down on tracks as train passes over them.
Recently adopted shelter dog alerts family to burglary, helps cops nab repeat offenders.
Houston burglar crawls through doggy door.
An Ohio veteran is fighting a local ordinance that threatens the “therapy ducks” that he claims help ease his PTSD.
Family removed from Southwest Airlines plane after tweeting about gate agent’s rude behavior.
If your loved was diagnosed with cancer, you would want to help them get the most out of life, right? But what if it's a four-legged friend?
Woman finds long-lost veteran funeral flag in Odessa, TX tracks down family in North Carolina.
Father-Daughter hair-styling video racks up tens of thousands of hits on YouTube.
Workers hired to clean out a vacant house in Florida, threw out what they thought was a mannequin. Turns out, it was a body.
A bunch of guys got together in Oregon to videotape a 9 man pool dunk with a fiery finally.
The Solsona's planned to fix the wheelchair themselves at home. But three Lowe's associates weren't having it.
Fort Worth police find eight bodies inside vacant funeral home; investigation underway.
An Oklahoma mother claims her one-year-old contracted a horrible case of herpes from her daycare teacher.
Lubbock firefighters were called Monday just after 2:10 pm to a house fire in the 2200 block of 21st Street and rescued both a cat and a guinea pig from inside.
Potato farmer and logger team up and use huge metal claw to free bear stuck in milk can.
A new beauty craze called the vampire facial has reached Oklahoma.