Randall County Newswire

Randall County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Randall County, TX.

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  1. Amarillo Police Department reports a busy holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Law enforcement agencies in Amarillo report this year's 4th of July holiday turned out to be a fairly safe one. Potter and Randall County Sheriff Departments prepared for an expected increase in calls near the holiday.

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  2. Calendar for Monday, July 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    ... Chambers, City Hall, 301 16th St. Members will consider a Canyon Economic Development Corp. purchase of Randall County property and an update on a substandard structure at 1615 Fourth Ave. Point West Public Improvement District Advisory Board: 1:30 ...

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  3. Our Town events for Wednesday, July 8, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Amarillo.com

    ... for officers by allowing residents to get to know the people they are supporting with their generosity. The Randall County Sheriff's Office Employee Assistance Fund, which Mudmania supports, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit fund that helps officers who face ...

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  4. Editorial: Respect is a 2-way streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Amarillo.com

    Six gay couples received marriage licenses in the Amarillo area Wednesday - five in Potter County and one in Randall County. This bit of history occurred thanks to the recent 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court mandating gay marriage nationwide, even though the U.S. Constitution says nothing about marriage of any kind.

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  5. PPHM: Wildlife and Hunting Photographs from the PanhandleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... mid-1870s through the late 1900s. These will include, for example, a photograph of the last wolf killed in Randall County, a six-toed specimen now mounted and on display in the Museum's Natural History area. This exhibition will be featured in the ...

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  6. Potter, Randall issue first same-sex marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Amarillo.com

    ... a marriage license at the Potter County Courthouse, records show, while one other couple did the same in Randall County, said County Clerk Renee Calhoun. Wednesday was the first day the counties issued the licenses since the U.S. Supreme Court's ...

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  7. Amarillo county clerks getting ready to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    ... officials say they will continue with what the ruling says, and start issuing licenses as soon as possible. Randall County clerks also said they will follow Supreme Court ruling, and are working with their vendor to update the marriage applications.

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  8. Man flees from DPS, crashes into vehicles, houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Amarillo.com

    ... ne. Troopers found Ojeda had multiple outstanding warrants and he was taken into custody and booked into the Randall County jail, Ray said. There was no one else in the vehicle with Ojeda and there were no injuries reported in the incident, Ray said.

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  9. Amarillo's Confederate history doesn't just fly on a flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Amarillo.com

    ... of the Confederacy from the public arena is tricky. According to the Texas State Historical Association, Randall County is named for Horace Randal, a Confederate brigadier general who died at the battle of Jenkins' Ferry in 1864. (A clerical error ...

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  10. Saturday Short List for June 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Amarillo.com

    ... difficult to get 76 percent of voters to agree on the time of day. (For the record, 89 percent of voters in Randall County and 84.5 percent of voters in Potter County supported the constitutional amendment, spearheaded by former state Rep. Warren ...

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  11. Our Town events for Wednesday, July 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Amarillo.com

    ... for officers by allowing residents to get to know the people they are supporting with their generosity. The Randall County Sheriff's Office Employee Assistance Fund, which Mudmania supports, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit fund that helps officers who face ...

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  12. Equality to Wait in AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MyHighPlains.com

    Shortly after the Supreme Court ruling came down this morning, Potter County had same sex couples show up at the courthouse trying to get a marriage license. In Randall County, they're waiting for more guidance from the Texas Attorney general and Department of Health and Human Services.

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  13. Randall County Releases Statement on Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MyHighPlains.com

    According to the Randall County District Attorney, the county will wait till the Texas Attorney General's Office and Texas Department of State Health Services have reviewed the ruling and issue instructions on the ruling.

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  14. The Randall County Roller DamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MyHighPlains.com

    The Randall County Roller Dames are bringing their fast-paced flat track action to the Amarillo fair grounds on Saturday June 27, 2015. The match benefits Family Support Services Rape Crisis Victim's Services.

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  15. Police arrest bicyclist on burglary chargeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Amarillo.com

    Amarillo police arrested a man Thursday morning on a burglary charge after he crashed his bicycle and fled from the scene on foot, leaving several stolen items at the crash site, police said. David Stuart Nichols, 19, was found hiding behind an air conditioner and booked into the Randall County jail on a burglary of a motor vehicle charge and three outstanding city warrants, police said.

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  16. DPS recovers runaways during Interstate 27 stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Amarillo.com

    A state trooper found two runaways in the sleeper section of a truck Thursday near Happy after they had been hitchhiking earlier in the morning, the Texas Department of Public Safety said. A trooper found the two girls after conducting a vehicle inspection about 5:37 a.m. on Interstate 27 near Happy in Randall County, the DPS said.

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  17. The Pamela Madore Group Has Listed a Four Bedroom , Two Bath Home on 3.5 AcresRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | PR Log

    ... of Amarillo which means that you can have animals. Not all animals are allowed. Be sure to check with the Randall County zoning board for confirmation. There is a carport that holds two cars. For storage, the owners have an old railroad car, which ...

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  18. Teen Arrested After Morning Auto BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... items were booked as evidence until the owners could be located. Nichols was transported and booked into the Randall County Jail on a charge of Burglary of a Motor Vehicle and the three outstanding warrants.

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  19. DPS Trooper Recovers at Risk Children On I-27 Near HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | MyHighPlains.com

    At 5:37 a.m., a DPS trooper was conducting an inspection of a commercial motor vehicle on I-27, near Happy in Randall County. During the inspection, two females were discovered in the sleeper of the truck.

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  20. Runaways discovered during routine truck inspection near HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    At approximately 5:37 a.m., a DPS trooper was conducting an inspection of a commercial motor vehicle on I-27 near Happy in Randall County. During the inspection, two females were discovered in the sleeper of the truck.

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