Randall County Newswire

Randall County Newswire

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

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

    Saturday Feb 18 | Amarillo.com

    ... 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 register to vote. The easiest is to do so ...

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  2. Man arrested after crashing truck into west Amarillo homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Amarillo.com

    A man has been arrested after police said he purposely crashed his truck into the front of a home in west Amarillo early Thursday morning. Bradley Eugene Meason, 47, was arrested and taken to Randall County Jail.

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  3. James Schenck running for City Council Place 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Amarillo.com

    Previous work experience: Mental health technicial, mental health counselor and drug and alcohol counselor with the Amarillo Hospital District, juvenile probation officer in Randall County and an insurance investment broker Community involvement: Apartment Association of the Panhandle, Panhandle Angels Foundation, and has served as the Amarillo High School Booster Club president, youth director with Fairview Baptist Church and Southlawn Baptist Church; and coached youth baseball Why are you running?: "All good government begins at the local level, so does all bad government - citizens have to be active and aware.

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

    Wednesday Feb 15 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... currently has 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% ...

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  5. Randall County Approves Grant Request for Help With Domestic Violence CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | MyHighPlains.com

    The county judge says domestic violence is a big problem in Randall County, Potter County and the country as a whole.

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  6. 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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  7. Iowa man dies in crash near UmbargerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Amarillo.com

    ... the westbound lane and crashed into a 2003 Kenworth tractor-trailer driven by Rogelio Rangel, 29, of Dumas. Randall County Justice of the Peace Jerry Bigham pronounced Vandenberg dead at the scene about a mile west of Umbarger. Rangel was not hurt. ...

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

    Saturday Feb 11 | Amarillo.com

    ... trustee election for Places 3, 4, 5 and 6; award asphalt bids; and approve the 2017-18 school calendar. Randall County Commissioners' Court Agenda: 9 a.m. Commissioners' Courtroom, Finance Building, 501 16th St., Canyon. Commissioners will discuss ...

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  9. Hard work pays off for Canyon studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Amarillo.com

    Amarilloan Claire McCormick's animal was named the American Breed Champion and Reserve Grand Champion in the steer category at the 2017 Fort Worth Stock Show. The Canyon High School sophomore, who is a member of Randall County 4-H, said she has been competing at the Fort Worth Stock Show for the past four years, showing steers and swine.

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  10. Man charged in Amarillo officer's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Amarillo.com

    ... well as a second count of aggravated assault with serious bodily injury. Police said Moody surrendered at the Randall County jail about 5:45 p.m. Thursday and he was released later that night on a $25,000 surety bond. On the morning of Sept. 8, ...

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  11. Amarillo High School students win regional mock trial competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Amarillo.com

    ... But during the course of the day, they also get a chance to be on the other side. The proceedings at the Randall County Courthouse were an all-day event broken into three sessions, and each session is presided over by a guest judge and scored by a ...

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  12. Charges filed against driver who crashed into officer ScherlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KSWO

    ... of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury. Sergeant Brent Barbee said Moody turned himself into Randall County Thursday. Scherlen was responding to a routine call when he was struck directly by a Jeep that crossed into his lane early ...

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  13. Kevin Lopez / Amarillo Crime StoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KSWO

    ... Lopez was the featured subject in Amarillo Crime Stoppers in Thursday's 'Fugitive File.' He was wanted out of Randall County for a bond surrender .

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  14. Woman arrested after search finds marijuana, THCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Amarillo.com

    ... THC wax, THC edibles as well as multiple firearms. Lucero was arrested at the scene and taken to the Randall County Jail on the charges of manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 2, over four grams but less than 200; ...

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  15. Woman arrested after APD search finds marijuana, THC productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Amarillo.com

    ... well as multiple firearms. The resident, Deana Lynne Lucero, 42, was arrested at the scene and taken to the Randall County Jail on the charges of manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 2, over four grams but less than 200; ...

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  16. Amarillo woman arrested after police find THC in her apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | KSWO

    ... and THC products within the city limits of Amarillo. Lucero was placed under arrest and booked into the Randall County Jail for the charges of Manufacture or Delivery of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group Two Over Four Grams but Less Than Two ...

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  17. Marijuana, Guns, THC Edibles Seized, Woman Arrested on Multiple ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... THC edibles in the apartment along with multiple firearms. Lucero was placed under arrest and booked into the Randall County Jail for the charges of Manufacture or Delivery of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group Two Over Four Grams but Less Than ...

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  18. Ban on Sanctuary Cities Would Have Little Effect on PanhandleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... have much of an effect here if it does pass because there are no sanctuary cities in the panhandle. The Randall county jail is where federal prisoners are held when they're arrested in our area. That includes undocumented immigrants. Sheriff Joel ...

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  19. Canyon Farmers' Market seeks vendorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Amarillo.com

    ... 1 p.m. June 10 through October 14. The one-hour CFM vendor's meeting will be on February 23 at 7 p.m. at the Randall County Extension Services Office, 200 Brown Road in Canyon. The cost for each vendor is $75 per season and applications can be ...

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  20. Group moves closer to opening residential substance abuse treatment centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Amarillo.com

    ... abuse resulted in 71.2 interventions per 100,000 Potter County residents and 46.7 interventions per 100,000 Randall County residents in 2015, according to United Way's Community Status Report . Methamphetamine use accounts for another 115.4 ...

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