There soon may be a new aquatic center in Canyon.
The AISD board approves the administration submit a low attendance waiver.
Candidates for city council and Amarillo mayor were hosted at a candidates forum.
Texas State Senator Kel Seliger is recuperating after a motorcycle accident.
Wt Softball Takes on UTPB tomorrow at 1 and 3 P.M. in Canyon.
Lake Meredith and Alibates are having to put some maintenance projects on hold.
Amarillo is named the second cheapest place to start a business.
It would be for fifteen AH1-Z Viper Attack Helicopters, missiles and other equipment.
The senator sustained several injuries and underwent surgery Monday morning.
“Mr. Kilmer will bring valuable experience and leadership to the Amarillo VA,” said Kathleen Fogarty, Acting Director for the VA Southwest Health Care Network (VISN 18).
It happened just before 11.
Good evening everyone.
During the traffic stop, the trooper discovered eight bundles of methamphetamine in the rear quarter panel.
The SPCA currently cares for almost 100 dogs and puppies and 40 cats and kittens.
Amarillo Police arrest 33-year-old Dallas Dale Haley and Wesley Dwayne Dixon.
“Amarillo is a city filled with a thriving economy, tight-knit community and diverse heritage,” coupondaily.com said
The national average that has increased 6.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.45/g.
While many celebrated New Year's Eve several months ago, one community welcomed the new year with their own celebration today.
Some future Spielbergs and Tarantinos were competing for their chance to make it big right here on the high plains this weekend.
The United Supermarkets family and Mrs. Baird's Bread have announced the winners for last month's Teachers on the Rise program.
High school artists have a chance for their masterpieces to be displayed on Capitol Hill.
Expect some traffic delays in the Georgia area beginning tomorrow. The center turning lane, just South of Wolflin, will be closed.
And for any West-bound traffic driving on 34th between Washington and Monroe Street... The left lane will be closed beginning tomorrow for the next Five days.
Before you get in your car to make your morning commute to work tomorrow, we want you to be aware a few lane closures that you could run into this week. Here they are.
The Big Texan is usually a huge tourist attraction in Amarillo however today the focus was on an eating competition for the ages as the "steaks" are raised for it's famous food challenge.
A local sheriff was found dead at his Canadian home early today.
Buffs sit two games back of Kingsville for conference lead
With the warmer weather many are getting a little green thumb, that's where Xeriscaping comes in.
Some people are preparing for earth day by helping clean up the local environment.
There's one fairy tale happening tonight right here in Amarillo where anything can happen.
A local convenience store is capping off one of their fundraisers in a big way.
Crime Stoppers is helping people secure their identity now that the tax season has come and gone.
police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident at the intersection of I-27 and Hollywood Road
Police responding to multiple shots fired at the Paradise Party Place on Fillmore Street early this morning.
People are gathering in Canyon to join the battle against cancer at the Relay for Life.
CMN Miracle Journey - Saturday, April 17th - 6 p.m. - KAMR Local 4
Clint Brakebill brings you highlights from around the area.
Prom will be an unforgettable night, because of one little girl.
The school gave the students who have been preparing for next weeks STAAR test a pep rally today.
While two lanes of traffic will remain open in both the north and southbound directions, the center turn lane will be closed to accommodate large, heavy equipment that will be used for the interceptor installation.
Amarillo Police and US Secret Service booked Jordan Kelly Leitner on a charge of forgery of a government security.
Filmmakers from all over the the Amarillo area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours.
Scouts from ten-different areas are getting together for games and food.
Local hometown heroes could travel to our nations capitol all thanks to your donations.
Laubach is a professional speaker, author, presentations coach, leadership expert and owner of YourNextSpeaker, LLC.
The Midland Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) had the lowest March unemployment rate in the state at 2.9 percent, followed by the Amarillo MSA with a 3.0 percent rate.
The off-road vehicle regulations were last amended in 1971.
Most of the rabies cases came from skunks.
Distinguished tourism industry veteran Dan Quandt of the Amarillo Convention & Visitor Council was named the 2015 recipient of the Gene Phillips Hospitality Award from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
The Quanah man arrested in a Wichita Falls motel for a double homicide outside Quanah has confessed to both murders, according to an affidavit filed by the Texas Rangers.
State Rep. John Kuempel, chairman of the House General Investigating and Ethics Committee, launched an official inquiry Monday into contracting practices at 11 state agencies.
UT System Regent Wallace Hall is questioning whether it is legal for the chancellor to restrict Hall's access to confidential student information. In a letter, he asked Attorney General Ken Paxton to weigh in.
Six men from Minnesota and California arrest, accused of planning trip to Syria to join ISIS.
The Food and Drug Administration is issuing a warning saying counterfeit botox may have been distributed to doctors' offices and medical clinics across the country.
The Washington Post reports the FBI admits some of its experts gave flawed testimony in trials that spanned more than 20 years.
Responding to a request by the Texas Department of Public Safety to renew an investigation into the department’s border security contracts, the head of the state’s anti-corruption unit said Monday that it was not equipped to continue the investigation.
Following news that billions of federal dollars for hospitals could be in jeopardy if the state does not expand its public health insurance program to cover more low-income Texans, Gov. Greg Abbott reiterated his opposition to Medicaid expansion.
The singer-songwriter will grow and sell "Willie's Reserve" in Colorado and Washington, the two states where recreational use of the drug is legal.
Scientists in the UK have developed an innovative new plumbing technology that can convert urine into electricity, with the hopes that the system can be used to light up the dark corners of refugee camps in conflict zones.
As he readies for a 2016 presidential campaign, former Gov. Rick Perry is officially bringing on board a policy team.
Enthusiastic fans turn out in drovers for festival honoring fallen Tejano star Selena, despite rainy weather.
It's hard to see a 2016 presidential bid being shaped without the direct influence of a Texas political operative. Here's a look at staffers and advisers who wield tremendous power in the mechanics of each expected 2016 bid.
By an 8-0 vote, Gregory Fenves has been named the next UT-Austin president. He'll take over the job June 3.
Annual rally previously dedicated to marijuana legalization effort is now a victory celebration for Colorado pot smokers.
The 119th Boston Marathon takes place today, two years after a deadly bombing at the race's finish line.
The nation could be closer to getting a new Attorney General this week.
Police had to use to multiple ways of force to arrest a Lufkin man who was allegedly high on K2 and threatening officers with a knife.
The Odessa Police Department putting out a warning after multiple sexual assaults are reported over the weekend.
For most of us, April 20th is just another ordinary day. But for those involved the marijuana movement, "Four Twenty" is akin to a national holiday.
Poll: GOP presidential race too close to call; Clinton has commanding lead among democrats
A crowded Republican race for the 2016 presidential nomination could do for the Texas GOP what the 2008 race did for Texas Democrats: Bring a nationally competitive contest to a state that does not often get to take part. And that could influence state politics even as the state gets a word into the national debate.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz served a generous helping of red meat to GOP activists in New Hampshire on Saturday, taking time-worn jabs at his favorite targets with a few new wrinkles.
While opposition to so-called gay conversion therapy is growing nationally, Texas is not likely to restrict its use. State Rep. Celia Israel says she'd be happy just to get a hearing on her bill that would ban the practice for minors.
Federal officials called the state's health agency this week to say that Texas' reluctance to expand Medicaid — a key tenet of President Obama's signature health law — will play into whether his administration extends a waiver that helps the state's hospitals cover uninsured patients.
The results of the 2014 federal employee survey are out and the news is not good.
Oklahoma reserve sheriff's deputy offers apology to the family of the unarmed man he shot and killed last week after mistakenly drawing his gun instead of his taser.
Oklahoma City prepares to mark the 20th anniversary of the deadly attack on the Murrah Federal Building.
President Obama urges Congress not to impose new sanctions on Iran, saying it would undermine changes of nuclear deal.
Three years after a police officer shot and killed their 5-year-old border collie, Mark and Cindy Boling watched Friday as the Texas House voted for a police canine training program they have been calling for since the day the dog died.
A former employee at Big Spring Correctional Center admitted smuggling contraband into the facility for an inmate.
Richard Duane Bulson, 36, was arrested Wednesday evening for arson related to the March 24 fire at Texas Land and Cattle, 7202 Indiana Avenue.
The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.
Survivors of the 1995 Murrah Federal Building Bombing look back ahead of the 20th anniversary of the tragedy.
This weekend kicks off National Parks Week and entrance fees for all National Parks are being waived, but money is still an issue.
The anti-authority website "Wikileaks" has published a searchable database of every Sony email and document that was stolen by hackers last year.
Five years after the worst oil spill in US history, the Gulf of Mexico is looking blue, clean, and whole again.
Texans grew accustomed to the swagger and bombast of Rick Perry, a governor who didn’t shy from confrontation with the Legislature and upended the notion that his office was inherently weak. Newly elected Gov. Greg Abbott, ever cautious and lawyerly, is cutting a different path.
After a bit of a Democratic gamesmanship shot down a major gun debate before it started, a measure that would allow gun owners with a concealed handgun license to carry their weapons openly in public is back on the House schedule Friday.
State lawmakers are poised to crank up the volume on this message to city halls: We set the rules for drilling in Texas.
Voting against legislation isn't the only way to kill it. Some of the most powerful tools available to Texas legislators are found in the dry pages of their parliamentary rulebooks.
Three years ago, a company called Geo Care Inc. gave HHSC chief Kyle Janek a blueprint for privatizing state hospitals. The only contract awarded — privatizing Terrell State Hospital — ended up going to that same company.
Legislation that would relocate the state’s anti-corruption unit was temporarily derailed in the House on Thursday because of a missing element in the legislation.
Texas A&M System Chancellor John Sharp has asked all vice presidents at the system's flagship College Station campus to submit letters of resignation prior to the arrival of the school's new president.
A week after dozens of Purple Heart medals were awarded to victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting, the Army announced Thursday that those victims will also receive all possible benefits that come along with the medals.
Border patrol seizes a trailer containing spools with more than 600 bundles of marijuana Tuesday.
Fired for not being pretty enough? That's what one Midland woman says happened to her.
Mywaterpledge.com ranked Odessa as number seven in water conservation.
A Wichita Falls man is behind bars after police say he attacked his wife with a knife and hit his baby in the face with a bottle.
The four-part contest is made up of a math test, general knowledge test, plant and seed identification, and lab practical.
The Labor Department says applications for unemployment benefits increased by 12,000 last week to 294,000 but the number of people requesting benefits is still very low.
Hundreds of strangers help special Minnesota girl celebrates her 10th birthday after mom's social media plea.
Elementary school teacher's classroom exercise yields heart wrenching results.
Ohio police officer describes tense confrontation with murder suspect that ended without gunfire.
Jason Warnock, made famous by a photo showing him pull a man from SUV dangling over a steep cliff, says he's just a "regular dude".
18-wheeler wrecks in rural California spilling wine.
Viral plea sends Hot Wheels cars rolling for young 3-year-old recovering from severe pneumonia.
Colorado woman finds new confidence in senior spelling bee.
Almost 50 years after being told her child died at birth, a Missouri woman has been reunited with her long lost daughter.
A Bakersfield man has been arrested in connection with a stunning viral video that authorities say appears to show him striking a toddler in the face at a convenience store Thursday.
Four underage Louisiana State University students busted hauling a trailer filled with beer and liquor to Gulf Shores, Alabama.
Shocking photo shows bobcat dragging shark from water on Florida beach.
Thousands of non-native goldfish are taking over a Colorado lake.
Bear breaks into Florida home to steal family's Easter candy, twice!
University of South Carolina student suspended after photo appearing to show her writing racial slur goes viral.
A South Carolina man has a unique way to share his Easter message. He is hanging from a cross.
Utah driver sees bag of money fall out of armored car. Picks it up and returns it.
Buried dead dog returns to life and digs out of hole.
On the ground, typhoons can be a horrifying scene of destruction but seen while orbiting the earth, they are a thing of beauty
Cell phone video catches a former Army Medic confronting homeless man panhandling in Army uniform.
More than 2,000 sea lions have taken over the docks in Astoria, Oregon.
Spring breakers in Panama City Beach, Florida got a different type of wake up call this morning.
Louisiana authorities investigate disturbing video shows young men decapitate live goat with machete.
Bomb found wired to light switch in home set to go up for sale in Milton, Massachusetts.
A feisty Texas centenarian says her daily full-sugar soda habit has helped her live a long and healthy life.
A surfer catches more than the perfect wave off the coast of southern California.
A 22-month-old is brought back to life after 90 minutes with no pulse.
No charges will be filed against a disabled veteran who shot two people who were allegedly attacking a pregnant woman.
Dramatic footage emerged online Wednesday of northern lights filmed during a severe solar storm that hit Earth Tuesday.
Check out this amazing video of a drone touring the world's largest cave.
The family of baby Lily Groesbeck, the infant found alive after nearly 14 hours in a partially submerged car, comment on the seemingly miraculous events surrounding her rescue and recovery.
In an effort to spread the word about eagle conservation, a conservation group set a world record for the "highest recorded bird flight from a man-made structure".
Dramatic footage from officer's lapel camera shows rescuers work to pull infant from partially submerged car.
Wild temperature swings make for tough race.
Actor Will Ferrell plays all nine positions for ten teams in five different baseball games during a charity event sponsored by Major League Baseball and HBO.
Pictures of huge alligator lounging on Florida golf course go viral.
Colorado boy receives postcard mailed by his late father seven years ago, several years prior to his death.
Wyoming high school students build life-size foosball game as part of lesson on geometry.
A 31-year-old man is in custody for arson charges after setting fire to his family home in alleged revenge towards his cheating wife.
Denver boys, one a cancer survivor, raise thousands for cancer research with their hot cocoa stand.
Utah rescuers say "distinct voice" pushed them to find baby alive in partially submerged car, 14 hours after crash that killed her mother.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon shuts down U. of Oklahoma chapter after racist video.
High school student scrambles to escape oncoming car on icy street, but ends up airborne when another car is sent crashing into her.
A bag of headless chickens have been found in a Sacramento, California park; the latest in a string of mutilated animals found in the area.
Oregon high school won't allow student to bring a 30-year-old married Las Vegas showgirl to prom as his date.
A wanted criminal in Hamilton, Ohio turns himself in after posting on his local police department's Facebook page.
A Iowa mother is teaching others better practices for those carrying a child and a firearm.
An ancient Buddha statue from China on display at Budapest's Natural History Museum revealed an extraordinary secret, a 1,000 year old mummified monk.
Erling Kindem celebrates his 90th birthday Sunday with his 4-year-old pal Emmett by his side. The pair rocketed to internet fame last summer.
Instead of making the principal angry, this year's senior prank at one Kansas high school has the administrator tearing up and feeling grateful.
Family shocked after ailing 2-year-old's photo becomes fodder for cyberbullies.