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With a speech titled "The Girl, the Quote, and the Epiphanies," Byron Taylor, a Toastmaster from Amarillo, won the District 23 Toastmasters International Speech Championship on May 3. Dana LaMon, the 1992 World Champion of Public Speaking and District Governor Jim McCabe of Albuquerque, N.M., presented the award.
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Gaby Cantu makes a selection among meat-and-cheese protein packs on display at Target.
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Hundreds of fandoms are represented every year at Ama-Con, an event held Saturday at the Amarillo Civic Center Complex.
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Members of the Downtown Urban Design Review Board - Kevin Nelson, from left, David Horsley, Howard Smith, Steve Gosselin, Bob Rathbun, Charles Lynch and Kelly Shaw - vote on an amendment during a June 25 board meeting.
Officials said the driver of a 2000 GMC Jimmy, Ryan Wayne Johnson, 17, was killed after the vehicle rolled and pinned him in the wreckage.
Starting Monday, a three-judge panel in the Alamo City will hear the arguments for and against the contentious maps the Texas Legislature approved in 2011.
Visitors to the Amarillo Market Street store this weekend will have an opportunity to taste Texas flavors and see product demonstrations.
It's a beer and wine store with a twist. Customers can walk into the store, order a mixed drink or daiquiri like they would at a bar and take it with them.
DAWGS for Adoption - PetCo - Saturday - 1 to 5 p.m. - $75 DAWGS for Adoption - PetsMart - Saturday, 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. - Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. - $75 Gonzo is a maltese mix rescued from Amarillo Animal Control.
A dry part of Amarillo may get partially wet this November. An alcohol initiative is closer to making it onto the ballot.
A federal grand jury has indicted two Amarillo residents on drug-related charges linked to an April Amarillo police raid.
The apparent next Potter County judge announced Friday she has formed a transition team to smooth and speed her move into the office Jan. 1. Nancy Tanner, who won the Republican primary and doesn't face a Democrat in the Nov. 4 election, said she wants to start leading as soon as she takes office, so she appointed seven people to the team.
Put your party pants on and join the fun! Come be entertained with the songs of the 70s and 80s by Andy Chase Cundiff and Friends on Friday, July 11th from 7 to 9 p.m.! The Zoo animals will be out on exhibit during this evening to allow our guests to enjoy the music while seeing lions, tigers, monkeys and the other Zoo residents.
About 9:30 p.m. the night of the incident, dispatchers received reports of a possible assault at a house in the 300 block of North Lamar Street, where one person was armed with a baseball bat, Potter-Randall Special Crimes Unit coordinator Lt.
It cost millions of dollars and seven years later construction associated with Amarillo College's bond is close to completion.
Do you have what it takes to become the next American Idol? American Idol will be at the Discovery Center on July 17th! The DHDC will host the American Idol Regional auditions in Amarillo on July 17th from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. They w Join DHDC for an open, come-and-go chess tournament from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. The event is for all ages.
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Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 03:51 pm
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