Potter County Newswire (Page 2)

Potter County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Potter County, TX. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 1,221 in Potter County, TX

  1. News reports: ANB's Richard Ware to marry Katherine HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Amarillo.com

    Amarillo National Bank chairman and president Richard Ware II and former Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris have applied and been issued a wedding license in Potter County. A copy of the application was obtained from the Potter County Clerk's office by the Amarillo Globe-News on Tuesday.

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  2. White House Press Secretary Sean SpicerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Texas is one of about a dozen states where bestiality is legal. There is one man currently in custody in Potter County who law and animal officials said is suspected of partaking in bestiality But because it's legal, he can't be charged with it. "If ...

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  3. Bestiality "problem" in Amarillo could be controlled with new ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... illegal, though the act could fall under general animal abuse laws. There is one man currently in custody in Potter County who law and animal officials said is suspected of partaking in bestiality But because no law specifically forbids bestiality, ...

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  4. Increased Wildfire Danger this WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | MyHighPlains.com

    February is typically the height of wildfire season. But, when you add in warmer than usual temperatures, high winds and low humidity, the table is set for wildfire danger all week.

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  5. Texas Game Wardens plan enhanced patrols for Sand DragsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Amarillo.com

    The Texas Game Wardens have announced they are planning to have enhanced patrols for the annual Sand Drags gathering, coming up this weekend along the Canadian River north of Amarillo. The Wardens announced Monday they will be working with the Potter County Sheriff's office and other local law enforcement agencies to ensure public safety during the event.

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  6. City subcommittee suggests low-barrier homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Amarillo.com

    ... the report and he didn't want that to be lost. Voting members in attendance at the meeting included Johnson, Potter County Judge Nancy Tanner, resident Virginia Williams-Trice and supportive housing coordinator Clint Mills. Non-voting advisory ...

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  7. Editorial: Amarillo proves stereotypes are nonsenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Amarillo.com

    ... GOP primary, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz dominated Trump in the Amarillo-area, receiving 47.59 percent of the vote in Potter County, compared to Trump's 24.33 percent. Despite stereotypes that portray conservatives as heartless or uncaring (if not outright ...

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  8. Are you registered to vote? 5 things to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Amarillo.com

    ... want to go online? Don't worry. Another way to verify registration is to call the local elections office. For Potter County, call 806-379-2299. For Randall County, call 806-468-5539. Registering is quick and somewhat easy: There are many ways to ...

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  9. Judge Tanner issues burn ban for Potter CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Amarillo.com

    Potter County Judge Nancy Tanner has issued a burn ban, effective immediately, for Potter County outside of the Amarillo city limits. "Potter County has had limited rainfall for an extended period and weather forecasters offer little promise of a change int he hot, dry conditions in the near future, which conditions pose the threat of large, dangerous and fast-moving wildfire having the potential of endangering lives and damaging property on a large scale," Judge Tanner said in a news release Friday afternoon.

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  10. Homeless subcommittee recommends Amarillo prioritize a low-barrier shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Amarillo.com

    ... and he didn't want that to be lost. Voting members in attendance at Thursday's meeting included Johnson, Potter County Judge Nancy Tanner, resident Virginia Williams-Trice and supportive housing coordinator Clint Mills. Non-voting advisory members ...

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  11. Junior League Continues Little Black Dress InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... 1,866 students identified as homeless Childhood poverty grew 56.9% over a 3 year period in Randall County In Potter County: o 37% of households (a family of 4) have an income under $25,000 o 58% of single mothers live in poverty o 28% of single ...

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  12. Potter County Sheriff's Office to use rescued dog as narcotics canineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KXXV-TV Waco

    And he's a bit different than your average law enforcement canine, but that won't stop him or his handler from busting criminals in Potter County. Nico is replacing Paris, the previous narcotics canine who acquired cancer, and is now enjoying retired life with her old handler.

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  13. Cloned & Fake Credit Cards & Card Skimming Devices Found Within A Matter Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... That same Wednesday card skimming devices were found during a traffic stop on I-40 West at Mile Marker 53. Potter County Deputies also found identification cards for another person that wasn't the driver or passenger. The people involved in both ...

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  14. San Jacinto Christian Academy Taking the Field Soon at Potter County Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | MyHighPlains.com

    After entering a financial agreement with the county, the school is using the Potter County Memorial Stadium for baseball games.

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  15. Amarillo police seek credit card cloning suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... card. The APD says they do not believe there is any relation to these cases and skimming devices found in Potter County last week. If you have any information on either of these crimes, call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 806-374-4400 or submit a tip ...

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  16. Officials Working to End Domestic ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | MyHighPlains.com

    Potter County has one of the highest rates of domestic violence in the state so prosecutors and law enforcement are asking for some help. Today, the Potter County Commission approved funding to go toward creating a domestic violence coordinator for the City of Amarillo, Potter County And Randall County.

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  17. Public meetings for the week of Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Amarillo.com

    Potter County Commissioners' Court: 9 a.m. Potter County Courthouse, 500 S. Fillmore St. Commissioners will consider contributing money toward Loop 335 construction projects in Potter County; leases at Amarillo Tri-State Fairgrounds; changes to overtime rules for two positions; and payments; as well as hear reports on the insurance fund and stadium grounds cleanup by San Jacinto Christian Academy. Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Advisory Committee: 11 a.m. Room 306, City Hall, 509 S.E. Seventh Ave. Members will discuss a plan of work, current policies, right-hand-turn laws in other cities, and increasing safety for bicyclists in Amarillo.

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  18. Our Town events for Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Amarillo.com

    ... government at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Saltgrass Steakhouse, 8300 W. Interstate 40. Guest speakers will be Potter County constables Georgia Estrada, who serves Precinct 2, and Idella Jackson, who serves Precinct 4. These elected officials will ...

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  19. See anyone you know? Potter County indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Amarillo.com

    Dallas Moore, 57, Count 1: Escape while being arrested or confined felony, Count 2: unlawful possession of a firearm by felon, Oct. 18 Michael Jimenez, 27, Count 1: Burglary of habitation, Count 2: Abandonment or endangering of child with intent to return, April 27, April 28 Royce Lavance Watson Jr., 28, Theft of property less than $2,500 with two or more previous convictions, May 24 Fernando Arguijo, 36, Count 1: Aggravated sexual assault of a child, Count 2: Indcency with a child, sexual contact, Oct. 2, 2015 Rafael Espinoza Juarez, 38, Count 1: Online solicitation of a minor for sexual conduct, Count 2: Sexual Assault of a child, Oct. 23 Matthew Summerville, 26, Count 1: Assault of a family/houshold member with previous convictions, Count 2: Abandonment or endangering of a child with criminal neglegence, Oct. 2

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  20. Surprising scorcher to lead into snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Amarillo.com

    ... it scorched three acres of land. The damage could have been much worse, had it not been for the efforts of Potter County and Amarillo firefighters. Friday's conditions were so severe the Weather Service issued a Red Flag Warning that ran until 7 ...

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