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Panhandle, Texas is located in Carson County. Zip codes in Panhandle, TX include 79068. The median home price in Panhandle is $122,000. More Panhandle information.

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12 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

Fiber-optic network to link Texas Panhandle businesses

Provided photo Employees with D&R Underground plow and place a new innerduct to carry fiber-optic cable near Masterson last fall.

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13 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

Helium Prices on the Rise

Everyone in the room is set to make more money. That includes the losing bidders and the Bureau of Land Management who held the auction.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KVII-TV Amarillo

Pronews 7 partners with 211 Texas for fan drive

Pronews 7 and 211 Texas Panhandle have partnered together in a fan drive to provide fans for households that may be suffering through the sweltering summer Panhandle heat.

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Amarillo.com

Weather service: Amarillo missing out on rain

Amarilloans woke up to a wet and cloudy morning Monday but missed out on significant rainfall as most of the overnight precipitation fell north of the city, the National Weather Service in Amarillo reported.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Amarillo.com

WT plans new life for Commerce Building

A century after trying, without success, to land what now is West Texas A&M University, Amarillo might get the next best thing.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Age

Markets Live: Shares lose steam

The market continues to lose ground and is set to snap a seven-day winning streak after miners fall in sympathy with a sliding iron ore price.

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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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KTEN-TV Denison

Pampa military museum gets part of old nuke bomb

A military museum in the Texas Panhandle has acquired part of an inactive nuclear bomb on hand during the Cold War.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Amarillo.com

Refugee influx worries City Council

City officials are going to Austin to talk about the flow of refugees into Amarillo, which they consider unfair, and are discussing taking over some of the responsibility for the appearance of the rights-of-way along the interstates in the city.

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Amarillo.com

Not too young: Canyon boy, 8, leads drive to help family

Peggy Jones and grandson, Josh, 12, of suburban Houston in front of a 2005 Pontiac Grand Am, driven there last week by Bree Banner, mother of Brayden Banner of Canyon.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Amarillo.com

Panhandle 'speed trap' settles suit over missing cash

Estelline police confiscated $29,600 from Laura Dutton during a traffic stop and have since returned the money to her.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum opens office in Dallas

The Santa Fe-based Georgia O'Keeffe Museum has opened its first regional office in Dallas as it expands fundraising efforts.

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Amarillo.com

Xcel plans $3.2B in upgrades, but will challenge regulations

Rex Ruthardt, left, and Jim Patterson monitor activity on Xcel transmission lines in Texas and New Mexico as system operators at the company's transmission center in Amarillo.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Amarillo.com

Beilue: 78 wheat harvests - and more on the way

As the license plate says, "Born 2 Farm," Ray Britten, 92, of Groom has completed his 78th wheat harvest his 68th in a row.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

KVII-TV Amarillo

How does the rain affect local agriculture?

There is no argument when Paul Weinheimer, a local farmer with land just east of Amarillo, said that Panhandle weather can be unpredictable and one of the things they are never sure of.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Amarillo.com

Tornadoes reported around Texas Panhandle

Tornadoes may have touched down in areas across the Texas Panhandle on Wednesday as 2 to 3 inches of rain fell along U.S. Highway 287 stretching from the Dumas to Stratford areas, National Weather Service Amarillo meteorologist Nicholas Fenner said.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Amarillo.com

Amarillo man wins district Toastmasters' championship

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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Fri Jul 11, 2014

KVII-TV Amarillo

Pronews 7 Investigates: Moving Forward at the Amarillo Va: Part II

Many local residents have come forward to Pronews 7 to talk about the ongoing problems and alleged retaliation at the Amarillo VA.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

KVII-TV Amarillo

AISD's Rod Schroder named Superintendent of the Year

The man in charge of the Panhandle's largest school district has been named Superintendent of the Year.

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