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  1. New firm to take over Medicaid transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    The state is changing the system for providing Medicaid patients with transportation if they have no other option to non-emergency visits to doctors, pharmacies, dentists and other health care-related locations in an effort to promote efficiency.


  2. Water needs spark pumping at Lake MeredithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 |

    In a sign of just how strapped the Texas Panhandle and South Plains are for water supplies, water systems in the region last week started drawing from a once-empty lake that is now just over 4 percent full.


  3. Comments: 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 |

    But, after he introduced his fiancA to the kids he worked with at the Children's Home of Lubbock, he was fired.


  4. Caprock Canyon's new tram recalls the pastRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 |

    Caprock Canyon State Park is offering a modern way to see a natural wonder, but with a nod to the past.


  5. Xcel plans $3.2B in upgrades, but will challenge regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 |

    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.


  6. Pork industry fights drought, diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 |

    Like beef cattle, pigs depend on forage that depends on crops that depend on something they haven't had a lot of in recent years - rain.


  7. Prehistoric prairie: Scientists study region's fossils through DNARead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 |

    The Texas Panhandle once was home to a slew of creatures, big and small, ranging from horse-like mammals and saber-toothed cats to the phytosaur - a giant, crocodile-like reptile that slithered in the swamps.


  8. United, guests raise funds for CASARead the original story

    May 15, 2014 |

    As part of their commitment to the communities they serve, The United Family stores in Amarillo and surrounding areas helped raise a total of $15,767 to support four Court Appointed Special Advocates chapters in the Texas Panhandle and South Plains.


  9. Cotton official: Crop supply bigger than demandRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 |

    Darneille, chairman of the National Cotton Council and president and CEO of Plains Cotton Cooperative Association, said in a guest speech to the Rotary Club more cotton has been produced in recent years than seems to be necessary.


  10. Program could help laid-off Cargill workersRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 |

    A federal program meant to reduce the impact of imports on American workers will be offering benefits including training and payments to the Plainview employees laid off by Cargill Meat Solutions.


  11. Comments: 2Read the original story

    May 8, 2014 |

    Before early voting for Saturday's election ended Tuesday, state Comptroller Susan Combs asked Texas voters to take a close look at the multimillion-dollar bonds more than 80 school districts and some municipalities are asking them to authorize.


  12. Race will fund veterans' honor flightsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 |

    All of the proceeds of the race, which starts at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, will go to the Texas South Plains Honor Flight.


  13. DPS officials give public a peek at new region headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 |

    Resources available at the Texas Department of Public Safety's new Region 5 headquarters gives area law enforcement the upper hand in its fight against crime, said state and local officials earlier this week at the opening ceremony at the new location.


  14. Comments: 1Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 |

    Forty-one years to the day after the last U.S. soldiers left Vietnam, all Texans who served in the Southeast Asian conflict will get the recognition they didn't receive at the time today.


  15. Rangel : Can Democrats turn Texas blue?Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2014 |

    The Texas Panhandle and the South Plains are the reddest region in the state, and even Texas Democratic Party leaders and county chairmen acknowledge it won't be easy to turn the area blue.


  16. Bill causes issues for Democrats in rural countiesRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 |

    One the Texas Legislature passed last year - designed to help voters in more than two dozen rural counties - is among those, at least for now.


  17. Championship Saturday in AustinRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 |

    So far it's been a tremendous three days in Austin for schools in the Panhandle-South Plains region of the state at the UIL Girls Basketball State Tournament, as Plains took home the title in Class 1A Division I on Saturday morning and nobody from the region has lost yet.


  18. American Equipment under new ownershipRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 |

    In 1953, Chester Stallings saw the opportunity and established this business in Amarillo and then opened a Lubbock location.


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