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Amarillo police arrested a man Monday night on an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge after he threatened jewelry store employees with a baseball bat, authorities said.
The city of Amarillo plans to crack down on payday lenders. The city council Tuesday held the first of two public hearings on the matter.
Some Amarillo drivers are getting recognized for good driving, at least according to the annual Allstate America's Best Drivers Report.
Amarillo City Council members mostly dealt with money matters Tuesday after there were no comments during two public hearings, but they hit a speed bump when a language barrier stopped a condemnation hearing.
City of Amarillo Utility Department continues to repair a water main break that occurred Monday morning on 8th Avenue between S. Milam and S. Austin, just west of the 8th Avenue Overpass.
Today, Tony Spangler, 23, entered a plea of guilty to a charge of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon and received a sentence of 28 years in TDCJ Today, Tony Spangler, 23, entered a plea of guilty to a charge of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon and received a sentence of 28 years in TDCJ.
Two men were arrested on burglary charges after an early morning residence break-in Saturday, Amarillo police said in a news release Tuesday.
This is a basic example, but it fits - speed limits do not stop each and every lead-footed motorist on our roadways, but there aren't many drivers who would want to turn our city streets into Amarillo's version of the Autobahn.
Jeb Grammer, 5, left, says goodbye to his tearful mother, Claire Grammer, center, and Grace Grammer, 3, as he is dropped off at St. Andrew's Episcopal School.
TV stars walked the red carpet tonight at the 66th-annual Primetime Emmy Awards, but that probably had nothing to do with the large rolls of wrapped carpet dropped along the Interstate 40 underpass at Ross Street and at the intersection of Canyon Drive and Hollywood Road.
Amarillo Police Department Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving unit officers arrested a man on narcotics charges and outstanding warrants Friday afternoon in east Amarillo.
Sean Steffen / Amarillo Globe-News Palo Duro English teacher Shanna Peeples is carried through a hallway lined with students and staff during a surprise celebration at the school on Monday, August 25, 2014 while being honored for her selection as a state finalist for Secondary Teacher of the Year.
The Amarillo Special Crimes Unit is asking residents for help in finding Randall County resident Mark Burkett Jr. who has been missing for four years.
New Location for Monthly Grief Group for Men - second Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m. The next meeting will be on September 9 For men grieving the death of their spouse.
Authorities identified the men involved in a traffic accident Sunday that sparked a vehicle fire and sent a motorcyclist to a local hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.
About 12:20 p.m., Amarillo police said a gray Chevy Silverado pickup was stopped in traffic traveling south under the overpass at Interstate 40 and South Coulter Street.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 05:20 am
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