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  1. Egel: Chefs join forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Amarillo.com

    Texas Chicken Wok opened its doors on Feb. 5, adding a locally owned Asian restaurant to the fast-food chains along East Interstate 40. Though parters Woody Alvarez and John Ya have never run a restaurant before, Alvarez has cooked and waited tables at Texas Chicken Bowl, Tooms Restaurant and the now-closed King and I. Ya rolls sushi, the only such chef on I-40 East to do so. Diners carrying a student ID are eligible for a $5 meal of chicken fried rice, an egg roll and a soft drink during school hours.

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  2. Area wrestlers head to regional tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Amarillo.com

    Regional tournaments in the Metroplex and El Paso starting today will decide whether athletes get a chance at a state medal in Houston next week or their season comes to a close. The Region I-5A competition at Del Valle High School in El Paso will be where the majority of local wrestlers will vie for a top-four spot in each weight class to advance to state and where a handful of area squads have a shot at regional team titles.

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  3. NFL more forceful on Texas - bathroom bill' after Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Amarillo.com

    In this Jan. 11, 2017, file photo, Brad Kent, Chief Sales and Services Officer for Visit Dallas, holds a sign at a news conference at the Capitol in Austin, Texas, to oppose a Texas "bathroom bill." The NFL is expressing sharper warnings about a Texas "bathroom bill" targeting transgender persons than statements prior to the Super Bowl in Houston.

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  4. A - gorgeous' homecoming: Former Lone Star dancer returns with NobleMotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Amarillo.com

    For Travis Prokop, life is about to come full circle. The former Amarillo resident is returning this week to perform with NobleMotion Dance, an award-winning Houston-based dance company.

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  5. Cardinals must give Astros top 2 picks, $2M for hackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Amarillo.com

    In this Dec. 8, 2011, file photo, then-St. Louis Cardinals scouting director Christopher Correa, left, assistant general manager Mike Girsch, center, and general manager John Mozeliak, right, arrive at Lambert-St.

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  6. Editorial: Having it both ways is unlawfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    In March, the highest civil court in the Lone Star State will again take a look at a case from Houston. The case involves municipal employees in Houston being able to have same-sex spousal benefits.

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  7. Texas court hearing case to limit gay marriage legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    The Texas Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a Houston case that top conservatives hope will provide an opening to challenge the landmark 2015 ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide. Reversing its previous ruling, the state's highest civil court set arguments for March in a lawsuit seeking to halt same-sex spousal benefits that America's fourth-largest city offers its municipal employees.

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  8. Small steps aim to lessen exploitation of Texas construction workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    On any given day in southwest Houston, hundreds of people will clock into the Texas Medical Center this winter to work on a several hundred-million-dollar construction project. Instead of heading straight for the mechanical lifts that ferry workers up what will ultimately be a 25-story building, new hires have something they must take care of on their first day of work.

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  9. Minor league baseball in Amarillo strikes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    The much-talked about Potter County Memorial Stadium, home of independent minor league baseball for 21 of the last 22 years, will instead be leased to a local private high school baseball team starting in January. After 30 minutes of discussion, Potter County commissioners voted 4-1 to allow Southern Independent baseball's Gary D. Elliston to remain the lease holder until September 2017, and they approved a sublease contract Elliston has made with San Jacinto Christian Academy.

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  10. Amarillo minor league baseball strikes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    The much-talked about Potter County Memorial Stadium, home of independent minor league baseball for 21 of the last 22 years, will instead be leased to a local private high school baseball team starting in January. After 30 minutes of discussion, the Potter County commissioners voted 4-1 to allow Southern Independent baseball's Gary D. Elliston to remain the lease holder until September 2017 and they approved a sublease contract Elliston has made with San Jacinto Christian Academy.

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  11. Houston promotes ex-Longhorn Applewhite to head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Major Applewhite, who served as Herman's offensive coordinator the last two seasons, was promoted to the job on Friday. It will be the first head coaching job for the 38-year-old Applewhite.

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  12. Houston promotes Major Applewhite to head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    It's the first head coaching job for the 38-year-old Applewhite, who served as Herman's offensive coordinator the last two seasons. Herman recently left Houston to become the coach at Texas after two years with the Cougars.

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  13. Bowl Stories: Finales, contrasts in style, coaching carouselRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Top-ranked Alabama and Nick Saban are attempting to win an unprecedented fifth national title in eight seasons, including back-to-back for a second time, and add to what can already be considered the greatest run in the history of college football. The Peach Bowl semifinal between the Tide and No.

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  14. Texas A&M tumbles three spots in pollRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Texas A&M tumbled three spots to No. 10 while the top six teams remained intact in The Associated Press college football poll released Sunday.

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  15. Alabama-Texas A&M winner will be in great positionRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Seems like a strong statement, but with three games involving ranked teams it is possible for the leader of the division to exit this weekend with essentially a two-game lead on all the closest contenders with three games to play. The leader will be determined in Tuscaloosa, Ala., when the top-ranked Crimson Tide faces No.

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  16. Horror, step by step: Lone Star Ballet opens with a Halloween treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Amarillo.com

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  17. Hillside Road changes ended contract with bonding firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Instructions from City of Amarillo employees to not use a tack coat between layers of paving on Hillside Road resulted in the bonding company responsible for ensuring quality work on the project to be released from its obligations by a judge in February 2015. Advanced Pavement Maintenance originally hired Houston-based bonding company SureTec to ensure the city would be paid if APM was unable to complete its contract.

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  18. Texas universities aim to ease 2-year college transfer processRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Universities across Texas are partnering with community colleges, such as San Jacinto Community College in Pasadena, to make it easier for students to transfer into four-year schools. The path has been open for decades to students who want a bachelor's degree: If a student doesn't have the tuition money or isn't ready to leave home, community college is a good place to start.

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  19. Ignoring anti-refugee rhetoric, Texans rush to help in resettlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Such a move would not keep refugees from coming here, but it would eliminate the state government's role. But everyday Texans seem to be more willing to help refugees from Syria and elsewhere start new lives in the Lone Star State.

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  20. Cal QB Webb finally gets shot to play TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    It took transferring to California for quarterback Davis Webb finally to get the chance to play against the Texas team he grew up backing. Webb served as a backup twice and was injured once when his old team at Texas Tech took on the Longhorns.

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