Good Saturday morning everyone.
Though we're not far into the Summer season, some people's are already fast-forwarding to one thing... football. But for the Amarillo community, the sport is no longer only limited to men playing.
Wingnuts steal game 1
A man is arrested for theft and drug possession on the 3000 block of North Vernon.
This City Council has been invited to a meeting to discuss alleged police brutality.
Hundreds of area children are able to continue getting meals as summer vacation continues all thanks to the High Plains Food Bank.
Board Members Want Conversation with Disgruntled Council Members
The Texas division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans said their groups will march in Independence Day parades across the state, carrying the Confederate battle flag.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has analyzed every day of the year and says it's found July 4th to be the deadliest day to travel, by far.
As you make your plans for the holiday weekend, officials are reminding you to be respectful to our hometown heroes.
Fields and grassy areas are covered in grasshoppers right now according to Texas Agrilife.
The new facility is helping to increase public safety in Randall County.
Brandi Thomas was placed on administrative last year after the parent of that student accused her of the act.
Potter and Randall Inspections
Eddie Andrews, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected and pronounced deceased at the scene
District Attorney Andrea Reeb stated, "In my 19 years of being a prosecutor, this is one of the saddest and worst child abuse case I have seen in my career."
The City’s Animal Management & Welfare department encourages pet owners to keep pets from the noise in a quiet, sheltered and escape-proof area at home.
Amarillo Police crime locations and offenses.
APD investigates two separate fatal traffic collisions yesterday afternoon/evening.
Also Wants Review of Entire AEDC Board
Same-Sex Married Couples in Texas, Now Eligible for Benefits
Supporters of downtown redevelopment say upcoming projects may not happen unless the new City Council votes in favor of the multipurpose entertainment venue.
Same-sex marriage licenses are issued in area counties.
Water regulations were a hot topic in Amarillo as Congressman Mac Thornberry talked to several agencies about what he says will be a negative impact.
Dash cam footage shows officers taking Robert Johnson to the ground. He was charged with marijuana possession.
This time it is a civil rights whistle blower suit by a former employee of the jail.
City ordinance prohibits the possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling and use of any firework within the city limits. Fines for violations are up to $2,000 for each occurrence.
Services for Veterans will be on display as "floats" similar to Independence Day Parades.
Senator Cornyn will meet with Amarillo College leadership to discuss their summer youth programs and upcoming education legislation, as well as Brittany Porter-Taute, a former AC Kids' College graduate who recently received her doctorate degree.
Scammers are calling individuals in the service area claiming they are from the Canyon Police Department.
At 6:23 p.m., a DPS trooper conducted an inspection on a 2013 Chevrolet pickup towing a flatbed trailer, which was traveling eastbound on I-40, near Vega in Oldham County.
In July 2014, the Potter County Sheriff's Office issued warrants for Cruz’s arrest for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child younger than 14. His criminal history includes burglary of a habitation, unauthorized use of a vehicle and unlawful carrying weapon.
The event, which is known as a conjunction, was clearly visible with the planets looking like double stars.
Suspect(s) damaged the Optimist Club gym located at 601 E Craven, in Pampa.
The photo does not show the suspect's face, but shows a blue and black backpack that the suspect used in the robbery.
All programs are free and open to the public.
Amarillo Police crime locations and offenses.
Center City of Amarillo is hosting another High Noon on the Square today.
"Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat" keeps them from delivering your mail.
Says if he doesn't get it, he'll seek his removal
Could Mean Up to 330 New Jobs
She Played Volleyball at San Jacinto and Texas State
The United States Supreme Court put a temporary hold on a Texas law Monday. Some observers said it would allow 10 abortion clinics to remain open, two days before they were set to shut down.
An Amarillo couple is working to help children by hosting their annual triathlon.
To ensure it is a great holiday weekend for everyone, the City of Amarillo’s Environmental Health department offers tips so your cookout is also a safe one.
To start the fundraising efforts United Supermarkets presented a check for $10,500.
It'll be at six over at the Alamo Community Center.
Alexander Jimenez is indicted on one count of receipt of child pornography and aiding and abetting, and also one count of possession of child porn.
He joins a large number of newly elected council members.
The group presented a check today for nearly $400,000 to the city to build a playground at the park.
Reports of shots fired at Navy Yard prompt massive police response; security concerns have nation on alert ahead of 4th of July celebrations.
BP and five Gulf states announce massive settlement resolving years of legal fighting over damage done by 2010 Deepwater Horizon Spill.
String of attacks along Carolina coast blamed on a combination of factors.
DPS has added Michael Thomas Osborn, 46, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list
Three Louisiana firefighters are among six men charged with arson following a string of fires earlier this year.
Episcopal Church leaders voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples.
As large crowds gather all over the country for Fourth of July celebrations, there's heightened concern about attacks inspired by ISIS.
The US economy is showing signs of warming up.
Several major airlines have been subpoenaed by the Justice Department as part of investigation into price-fixing.
Many wonder if recent wave of fires at African American churches are racially motivated.
President Obama announces re-establishment of diplomatic ties, promising a U.S. flag will fly over an embassy in Havana this summer.
Texas man faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to hate crime attack.
FAA approves license for Houston spaceport at Ellington Airport.
Investigators say Wednesday night's fire at a church in South Carolina, the eighth African American church to burn in recent days, was likely not arson.
The Girl Scouts of Western Washington have turned down a $100,000 donation because of a request that it not be used to support transgender scouts.
The State Department has released nearly 2,000 of Hillary Clinton's e-mails from her time as Secretary of State.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie makes it official, he's running for president.
President's plan would extend overtime pay to salaried workers who earn up to $50,400 per year.
Washington's "Sleepy Hollow" fire continues to burn after destroying dozens of homes.
The Pope will visit Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Former crime boss turned fugitive informant Whitey Bulger pens reply to Massachusetts high school students who wrote to him as part of a World History Day competition.
Federal investigators want to know who poured plaster into 165-million-year-old tracks in Utah's Manti-La Sal National Forest.
13-year-old camper from California swept away when flood waters rush through New Mexico camp.
Monday's stock slide has investors nervously awaiting Tuesday's opening bell amid the Greek Crisis and an emerging crisis in Puerto Rico.
Obama wants to make 5 million more workers eligible for overtime.
Investigators say New York prison escapee David Sweat said he and fellow fugitive Richard Matt had planned to travel to Mexico.
U.S. Supreme Court rules that states can continue to use lethal injection drug blamed in two botched executions.
A new study reveals Americans are much more accepting of working mothers than ever before.
Police say escaped New York fugitives used pepper to escape tracking dogs; second prison employee accused of aiding escape faces arraignment.
Firefighters, Good Samaritans and witnesses describe chaotic scene where two young women leaped from burning Georgia apartment building.
Video of a homeless man playing piano outside of a Florida restaurant goes viral; now he's hoping it will help him reunite with his son.
An eruption on the side of the sun was captured earlier this month by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.
Police say distracted driver didn't notice bridge was rising prior to incredible jump.
Nevada woman gives birth while lost in Nevada's Plumas National Forest, spending three days alone with newborn daughter.
Frame of massive ark replica is slowly rising in Williamstown, Kentucky.
Florida sheriff's sergeant buys pool for neighborhood children after their sprinkler is stolen.
Alaska cat owner records his cat's surprising encounter with a curious black bear.
Alabama youngster rescues grandfather after jetski crash.
Motorcyclists camera captures terrifying high-speed collision with oncoming truck.
The death of a loved one can be hard for anyone to deal with, but one Virginia funeral home believes they have something that can help.
Florida paramedic receives probation after dumping disabled patient from stretcher.
Community members upset with message tying equal rights to Satan.
Woman dies after ramming car into another vehicle carrying her husband and his alleged mistress.
Oklahoma man stranded by flood waters receives help from a surprising Good Samaritan country music star and "Voice" host Blake Shelton.
A unique "texting lane" on a staircase at Utah Valley University is getting lots of attention.
Adorable flower girl steals the show by stealing kiss from ringbearer during photo session.
Two young boys, ages 10 and 11, run into burning home to rescue babies trapped inside.
Well-known musician Randy Howard was shot to death by a bounty hunter inside his home.
Why do some women fall in love with male prisoners convicted of brutal crimes?
An Oklahoma man, upset that a 6-foot long snake ate his baby guineas, kills the snake and eats it.
Florida State Trooper pulls man from burning car.
Washington state kindergarten students create robotic garden.
A replica of Noah's Ark is under construction in Petersburg, Kentucky.
Dashcam video shows South Carolina police officer pull man from burning car.
Faithful believe mysterious stain below Rhode Island Church's painting of Jesus is a miraculous sign.
A group of cowboys outside Houston worked together Sunday to save several hundred cows from rising flood waters caused by heavy rains in the area.
One person's trash is really another person's treasure. A recycling firm in California is looking for a woman, who in April dropped off boxes she'd cleaned out after her husband died. The firm discovered a vintage Apple One computer, only one of 200 ever made by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
Ohio judge sentences one woman to pepper-spraying, another to a 30-mile hike.
Bee populations are dwindling, but a clever idea could help solve the growing problem.
Mother's snapshot of her 5-year-old daughter embracing another young cancer patient quickly goes viral.
California vet currently raising his great-great grandchildren surprised with trip to Washington.
Wedding photographer captures couple's prayer before they see each other on their wedding day.
The National Weather Service says it was an EF-0 tornado that lifted up a bounce house on Fort Lauderdale Beach Monda, injuring three children.
Michigan man ticketed for driving 153 miles per hour when he passed a state trooper on I-75.
Oklahoma police follow trail of grease to home of man who stole neighbor's deep fat fryer and other household goods.
Tennessee inventor hopes his glow-in-the-dark toilet seats will revolutionize nighttime trips to the bathroom.
A 125 pound great dane sings along with her owner for America's fallen heroes, both human and canine.
Utah police say registered sex offender attempted to pick up children using stolen bus.
After a rainstorm Monday night and into the early hours of Tuesday morning, residents of Long Island were treated to quite a spectacular sight cascading across the skies.
Driver charged after speeding through several Pennsylvania towns with man clinging to the hood of his vehicle.
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.