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  1. Foster: County has problem with mentally ill inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    As executive director of Amarillo Area Mental Health Consumers, I was fortunate enough to be recently invited to a criminal diversion presentation hosted by NAMI Texas Panhandle and Randall County's criminal diversion representative from Texas Panhandle Centers. Among those present were Potter County Judge Nancy Tanner, a Potter County jail mental health representative and the leadership of NAMI Texas Panhandle and Texas Panhandle Centers.

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  2. Beilue: Simpson danced to his own rhythmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Allen Simpson was an unconventional coach in a conventional sort of way. He contentedly marched to his own slightly different beat, enough not to fit the typical mode of a basketball coach, but not too much that it was easily noticeable.

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  3. Lovey J. Nolan overcame adversity to serve her countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Editor's note: This is one feature in a series profiling some of Amarillo's African-American trailblazers as part of Black History Month. The next feature will appear Friday.

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  4. Locals to stump for region at CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Community, government and business leaders will tell anyone who will listen in Austin this week that, "We may not be the Metroplex, but we're still here" during Panhandle Days on Monday and Tuesday. The Amarillo Chamber of Commerce coordinates the event, which draws people from across the region every two years when the Texas Legislature is in session.

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  5. Our Town events for Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at 9:45 a.m. Thursday at the Amarillo Senior Citizens Association, 1220 S. Polk St. Guest speaker will be Stacy Yates of Amarillo Public Library. She will be speaking about services the library provides, especially for senior citizens.

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  6. On Our Radar: Looking ahead to top events in days and weeks to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    The buzz on Perryton native Ryan Culwell 's upcoming album, "Flatlands," is that it's his return to music after eight years - which isn't exactly true. "I would say I've taken a break from selling music," Culwell told me last week.

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  7. AEDC offers incentives for planned food labRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    A San Antonio company that tests food, beverages and other items could gain as much as $170,000 in economic development incentives for a laboratory it wants to bring to Amarillo. The Amarillo Economic Development Corp. board voted unanimously Thursday to recommend offering the incentive package to Food Safety Net Services, which operates a national network of laboratories that provide microbiological and chemical analyses of food, beverages, pharmaceuticals and environmental samples.

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  8. Letter: Pray for swingersRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    I was shocked and grieved after reading the story in the Amarillo Globe-News Lifestyles section . I understand that a story is considered newsworthy if it is about someone with local ties.

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  9. Allen 'Bones' Simpson, prolific basketball coach, dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Allen "Bones" Simpson, one of the greatest high school basketball coaches in Texas Panhandle history, died Tuesday morning sitting in a chair in his home. Funeral services for Simpson, 79, are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Friday at The Church at Quail Creek, 801 Tascosa Road, with pastor Kyle Clayton officiating.

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  10. Romanian men plead guilty to possessing fake IDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Two Romanian men have pleaded guilty to federal charges of possessing dozens of fake driver's licenses they used to load money onto prepaid debit cards and transfer funds to an Eastern European country. Gheorghe Daniel Mocanu, 32, and Danut Florian Carp, 32, face sentencing later this year after pleading guilty Monday in Amarillo's U.S. District Court to charges of possession with intent to use or transfer five or more false identification documents and aiding and abetting.

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  11. Lawyer: Patient had sex with doctor out of 'compassion'Read the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    A woman who had sex with an Amarillo gynecologist accused of medical negligence and inappropriate patient relationships was acting out of "compassion," claims a court document filed by the doctor's attorney on Monday with the State Office of Administrative Hearings. The Texas Medical Board alleges Dr. Douglas Shelton had sexual relationships with four patients and was medically negligent during two surgeries that led to bladder injuries.

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  12. After major drop, gas prices inch upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Gasoline prices across the city were still hovering below $2 per gallon Monday afternoon, including at Toot'n Totum at Southeast 10th Avenue and South Buchanan Street. The prices are good news for customers but bad news for the oil patch industry and its workers.

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  13. Bain, Rapp, McLean inducted into PSHOFRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    All three inductees - Joe Bain, Ken McLean and Cherri Rapp - have Texas Panhandle athletic histories dating as far back as the late 1950s, and their accomplishments were honored with induction at Amarillo College's Ordway Auditorium. Bain was the closest inductee in terms of proximity, as he still lives in Amarillo after having spent three decades at Amarillo High as a boys head track and assistant football coach.

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  14. Amarillo RadioShack safe despite bankruptcyRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Bankrupt RadioShack released a list of hundreds of locations it proposes closing, but Amarillo and Texas Panhandle stores are not among them. The Fort Worth-based retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday, saying it plans to sell 1,500 to 2,400 of its locations to Standard General, its largest shareholder, and close the rest.

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  15. Good times to roll at Family Support Services' Mardi Gras PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    The event begins at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St. The party features a New Orleans-style meal catered by My Portable Pantry, casino games from Palo Duro Ambucs, live and silent auction, strolling entertainers and music by The Velvet Funk Band.

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  16. 'Devil's Brigade' veterans receive highest honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Seven Texas Panhandle veterans who served in the First Special Service Force during World War II have posthumously received the highest honor for civilians in the United States, the Congressional Gold Medal. Janet Smith of Dumas said her father, Albert G. Stanton, served with the First Special Service Force and was stationed in places including Northern Africa and Naples before returning home to work in the oil fields of southern Oklahoma.

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  17. Brister, Garton named to third teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Randall High senior running back Wyatt Garton and senior defensive lineman Brant Brister were named to the third team on the Texas Sports Writers Association's Class 5A All-State Football Team announced Thursday. The 5-foot-8 Garton had a monster year for the 12-2 state quarterfinalist Raiders, rushing for 2,648 yards and scoring 28 touchdowns.

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  18. Lahnert: Panhandle RB lives up to Lamberson nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Logan Lamberson never met his uncle Stocky. But those who knew the late, great, intensely wired Coach Stocky Lamberson best know he'd be proud of his football-playing nephew.

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  19. Joe Bain left his mark on Sandies track programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    From the '80s through the early 2000s, there was one name associated with the Amarillo High track program - Joe Bain. Bain, known for his kindness and his loyalty, led the Amarillo High track program from 1976 until he retired in 2006.

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  20. Help comes in all forms for camper ladyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    The blue hoodie instead of the red and black Columbia jacket wasn't the only change in Terri Adams' appearance since I had seen her just a few days before. Nor was it that she wasn't wearing her dentures.

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