Potter County Newswire (Page 6)

Potter County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Potter County, TX. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,153 in Potter County, TX

  1. More than 700k in Texas enroll for ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... 13,848 in the city enrolled. According to statistics from Enroll America, 21 percent of the population in Potter County are uninsured, nearly 26,000 people, while 11 percent of citizens in Randall County do not have insurance, more than 14,000. ...

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  2. AISD schedule, winter break differences concern parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Students there are not released until Friday - a half day of school - placing the start of break just two days away from the holiday itself and complicating travel plans for some. Amarillo ISD is the only school district of the five in Potter and Randall counties that is in session that long.

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  3. Potter County deputies looking for suspect after morning chaseRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Around 8:45 a.m. a Potter County deputy pulled over a red Hyundai Sonata on Interstate 40 near Bushland for multiple traffic violations. The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene and the chase started.

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  4. Traffic Stop Leads to Chase Through Amarillo, Searching for SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | MyHighPlains.com

    Local law enforcement continue to look for a suspect after a short car chase this morning on I-40 and through Amarillo. A Potter County Deputy attempted to a pull a vehicle over for multiple moving violations around 8:43 this morning.

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  5. How does pay in Amarillo match up against other Texas cities?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... organization's helm, his vantage point has been carved by first-hand examples as well as hard evidence, like Potter County's 22.4 percent poverty rate, per the American Community Survey. "It supports what you hear when you have general conversations ...

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  6. Today is last day to sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... had 3,996 sign-ups during the Marketplace's open enrollment period from Nov. 1, 2015 through Feb. 1, 2016. Potter County had 3,223 sign-ups during that same period. That accounts for just .55 percent of the 1,306,179 sign-ups in 250 counties ...

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  7. Digital DialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... is being analyzed, United Way of Amarillo &Canyon's annual Community Status Report tells a clear story: Potter County is in bad shape." Lots of things can be fixed here. I was a teen mom, overweight, overworked and underpaid. Now I am a mom of two, ...

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  8. Is poverty preventable in Amarillo? YesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... Out of 241 ranked counties in Texas, the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation's County Health Rankings ranks Potter County's health behaviors at No. 240, meaning only one other ranked county in Texas fares worse. Poor diet and lack of exercise lead to ...

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  9. Green-Baca fire 85% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    As of 8 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, the Green-Baca fire located on the Oldham and Potter county line has burned approximately 2,000 acres and is 85% contained, according to the Interim Coordinator for the Amarillo/Potter/Randall Office of Emergency Management, Chip Orton. According to a news release from the City of Amarilo, Oldham County requested two small brush trucks from the Amarillo Fire Department on Friday, Dec. 16 to assist north of Vega on Highway 385.

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  10. Man Hospitalized After Assault in North AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... lice arrested both men at a home on the 900 block of N. Johnson St. Both men were arrested and booked into the Potter County Jail for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Family Member Causing Serious Bodily Injury.

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  11. Alma Man Found Guilty Of Conspiracy To Distribute 50 Pounds Of MethRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... others were involved in a conspiracy to distribute about 50 pounds of meth. The meth was seized by officers in Potter County, Texas during January 2016. The charge being a felon in possession of a firearm stems from when seven guns were found in his ...

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  12. 2 arrested after afternoon assault, victim in serious conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... ated to the victim. Both were charged with aggravated assault on a family member and have been booked into the Potter County Detention Center.

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  13. APD search leads to seizure of marijuana, 2 guns, 1 arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... gauge shotgun, and $2,980 in cash. All of the items were seized as evidence, and White was booked into the Potter County Detention Center on charges of possession of marijuana over 4 ounces but less than 5 pounds and possession of drug ...

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  14. Traffic stop leads to Promethazine, marijuana arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    A traffic stop by Potter County deputies led to the discovery of five bottles of Promethazine and more than a pound of marijuana. A traffic stop by Potter County deputies led to the discovery of more than a pound of marijuana as well as five bottles of Promethazine.

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... all quantity of white powder and dried mushrooms which may be controlled substances. White was booked into the Potter County Detention Center for possession of marijuana over 4 ounces and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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  16. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... and very pretty and wanted to marry the love of her life so we made it happen for them," said Nancy Tanner, Potter County Judge. Family members tell us it's a relationship that dates back to 2005 but was cut short due to cancer. We're told the ...

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  17. Amarillo businessman announces run for Nair's City Council seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... and Zoning Commission, the Amarillo Comprehensive Plan Implementation Advisory Committee and four years on the Potter County Appraisal Review Board. He earned a bachelor's degree and a masters of business administration from Baylor University. He is ...

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  18. Amarillo officials continue to see children exposed to drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    More cases of drug abuse in our area are now creating more cases of children with drugs in their systems. Newschannel ten found five indictments out of Potter County from just one day, all of them reading after an analysis of a child's hair, meth or cocaine was found in the child's body.

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  19. Daughter of deceased homeless man asks for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... in some way impact his death." An autopsy performed on Johnson only revealed an enlarged heart, according to Potter County Justice of the Peace Gary Jackson. Toxicology results from the autopsy will not be available for several weeks. Yeats, and ...

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  20. Amarillo businessman announces run for city council seat.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... for 9 years, the Amarillo Comprehensive Plan Implementation Advisory Committee for four years and the Potter County Appraisal Review Board for four years. Smith also is a long-time member of the Amarillo Association of Realtors, Texas Association of ...

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