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Amarillo, Texas is located in Potter County. Zip codes in Amarillo, TX include 79189, 79174, and 79102. The median home price in Amarillo is $146,000 which is roughly $69/per square foot. More Amarillo information.

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Meeting set to discuss High Plans water district plan

The public will get a chance to have a say on proposed rule and management plan changes of the High Plains Underground Water Conservation District No.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Amarillo.com

Beilue: Farewell to last of a remarkable family

Henry Carroll LaMaster was named after the two counties - Henry and Carroll - in Kentucky where his parents were born before they moved to the Perryton area in 1909.

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Amarillo Police Arrest Two After Search Warrant Issued

Around 11 a.m. today, the APD Narcotics Unit and SWAT Unit executed a search warrant at an apartment in the 1800 block of S. Austin.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Texas indefinitely suspends two players charged with sexual assault

Two Texas wide receivers are suspended from the football program indefinitely after they were arrested Thursday and charged with sexual assault, a second-degree felony.

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KVII-TV Amarillo

Show your stripes at International Tiger Day

Right now, the number of wild tigers is at its lowest ever -fewer than 4000 live in the wild today! Tigers may be one of the most admired animals, but they are also vulnerable to extinction.

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The Jewish Journal

Choose Life: Jews and Muslims working for peace together in Israel

While violence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has escalated in recent weeks, a small group is attempting to keep dialogue open between the disparate groups.

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KVII-TV Amarillo

NWTX enters into agreement with Memorial Hospital of Texas County

Amarillo-based Northwest Texas Healthcare System and the Memorial Hospital of Texas County in Guymon, Okla., will enter into a management relationship.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KVII-TV Amarillo

Shooting on South Roberts St. in East Amarillo

According to Sergeant Hill of the Amarillo Police Department, officers received a call that an individual had been shot at 1223 South Roberts Street.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Churches gather in Lubbock for annual meeting

Audiences of more than 500 are attending the meetings this week of the Texas Northwest Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction of the Church of God in Christ at 4510 Ave. Q, said Vassandra Okoruwa, a church member.

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KVII-TV Amarillo

Texas ranks poorly in child well-being report

The Kids Count Report ranks Texas as one of the top 10 worst states when it comes to child well-being, and it also notes that the state isn't making any improvements.

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Amarillo.com

Editorial: Speed limits are a two-way street

Interestingly, none of these seven tips include the most effective way to put the brakes on a speed trap - simply drive the posted speed limit.

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MyHighPlains.com

Found: Tabatha Jean Green

The Amarillo Police Department needs help locating 25-year-old Tabatha Jean Green.

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WT's Annual Kickoff Luncheon Scheduled for Thursday, August 21st

Following the most successful athletic and academic season in school history, the West Texas A&M Athletic Department invites members of Buff Nation to join us for the annual WT Athletics Kickoff Luncheon scheduled for Thursday, August 21st at I Don't Know Sports Bar & Grill in Amarillo beginning at 11:45 a.m. Tickets for the event are $15 and ONLY ... (more)

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TSA officials see more prohibited items at checkpoint during the summer

The Transportation Security Administration, or TSA, at the Amarillo's Rick Husband International Airport said they see an increased number of prohibited items during peak times of travel.

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Amarillo.com

Driver cited in three-vehicle wreck

A driver was cited in a three-vehicle wreck about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the interesection of South Harrison Street and Southwest Ninth Avenue, Amarillo police said.

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Healthy rainfall at Palo Duro Canyon, surrounding areas

Preliminary rainfall measures show a healthy amount of precipitation falling Tuesday evening over areas around Amarillo, while only a trace amount has fallen at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, National Weather Service Amarillo Meteorologist John Cockrell said.

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City Leaders: No plans to bring unaccompanied minors to Amarillo

The City of Amarillo can expect nearly 500 more refugees in 2014, and as of right now that number doesn't include any unaccompanied minors from the border.

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Amarillo.com

Walmart starts work on building new market

The retail giant has submitted construction plans for a Walmart Neighborhood Market at 2035 S.E. 34th Ave., just west of Osage Street, to Amarillo city officials, Amarillo Building Official Scott McDonald said.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

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I-40 Ramp Changes Coming

Traffic congestion in west Amarillo will soon get some relief. The Texas Department of Transportation plans to make some major changes to on and off ramps on I-40.

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Refugee Influx in Amarillo

Harpole tells us a lot of these refugees are coming to bigger Texas cities, and then ending up in our area because of opportunity like jobs at meat packing plants.

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