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70th annual Boys Ranch Rodeo +adventureFEST takes place Aug.30-31
The 70th annual Boys Ranch Rodeo +adventureFEST, benefitting the boys and girls of Cal Farley's will be held Labor Day weekend, Aug. 30-31.
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OilBoomUSA Captures America's Attention, Imagination
ACCESSWIRE / August 20, 2014 / Nakoma Exploration, parent company of OilBoomUSA.com, is proud to introduce their latest prospect, the Palo Duro Basin, located in the Panhandle of Texas, just north of the prolific Permian Basin and covering 22,700 square miles.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
New AgriLife Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Agent Hired for Armstrong County
Billie Peden has been hired as the new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service family and consumer science agent for Armstrong County, effective Aug. 18, according to Brandon Dukes, AgriLife Extension district administrator in Amarillo.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Humane Society expects Mac back soon
He's being called the Texas Panhandle dog, 10-month-old Mac found weeks ago with a fractured spine took his first steps just days after surgery.
Man who fled hospital naked indicted on robbery charge
An Amarillo man who in fled a hospital stark naked was indicted on a robbery charge Thursday by Potter County grand jurors.
Local teacher takes position as TCTA district director
Dee Ann Poynor, a library media specialist at Wolflin and Lee Elementary schools in Amarillo ISD, will serve in a new leadership position as she heads back to school for 2014-15.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Lowery-Hart exhibits long dedication to education
Russell Lowery-Hart was outside Thursday morning, posing for some photos in the mall area between the Lynn Library and the College Union Building on the Amarillo College campus.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Snack Pak 4 Kids harvest helps needy families
Children carry bags of fresh sweet corn at the Eastridge Elementary School parking lot.
DQ Panhandle Tour 2014 comes to an end
The Amarillo Globe-News sports staff has taken the final photos of this year's Dairy Queen Tour, where we hit the road and get mugshots of all the players and coaches for the Panhandle schools who participate in football.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Center City's Block Party helps revamp downtown
The Center City of Amarillo will host its annual Block Party from 4 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, Aug. 16 along Polk Street from Seventh Avenue to Fourth Avenue.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
DQ's Miracle Treat Day helps provide funds for Children's Miracle Network
Through that partnership, the two have been able to raise $100 million across North America.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Experts talk rattlesnake danger
Provided Photo Three rattlesnake bites occurred in the Texas Panhandle Poison Region in June and July, as reported by the Texas Poison Center Network.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Dogs in danger
Emily Miller and her family, of Claude, adopted Izzy, a German shepherd mixed-breed dog, from Amarillo Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
AgriLife Extension Holding Farm Bill Meeting Tomorrow
The meeting is one of a series of county-level public meetings. It will be from 6-8 p.m. at the AgriLife Extension office, 3301 E. 10th Ave., Amarillo.
PPHM Hosts Trip to Adobe Walls Battlesite
Join the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum and Hutchinson County Historical Museum as they celebrate the sesquicentennial of the First Battle of Adobe Walls with an event on October 4th.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Duck race nets $32K for charity
Some of the 5,000 rubber ducks travel down Shoot The Chute water ride Sunday during the Million-Dollar Duck Race at Wonderland Park.
Luncheon to celebrate female elected officials
The fifth annual Louise Daniel Women's History Luncheon and Women's Equality Day Celebration will be at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 22 in the Great Hall in Polk Street United Methodist Church, 1401 S. Polk St. The occasion will honor past and present Texas Panhandle women elected officials - such as Mary L. Tudor, who was Potter County treasurer in 1912, and ... (more)
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Susan Gibson on tour again
The "Wide Open Spaces" author returned home to Amarillo briefly for a house concert before heading up to Wyoming and Montana.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Storm damages Donley County structures
Amarillo National Weather Service meteorologist John Cockrell said a Friday thunderstorm brought damaging winds and hail to the Texas Panhandle.
Missing funds sparks investigation at Pantex Federal Credit Union
One employee has been fired from Pantex Federal Credit Union as investigators at the Borger Police Department look into possible misappropriation of funds at the facility, bank officials said Friday.