Randall County Newswire (Page 9)

Randall County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Randall County, TX. (Page 9)

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  1. Just dismal': 3 percent turnout in Potter, Randall as early voting draws to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... or through the mail when the polls closed Wednesday, according to election officials. The turnout so far in Randall County represents about 3.1 percent of its 85,000 registered voters. About 2.8 percent of the 54,000 registered voters in Potter ...

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  2. Billy Glenn Ivy Jr. again indicted on murder-for-hire charges after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... September, APD's Special Crimes Unit had again started investigating Ivy - who had already been charged in Randall County for another alleged murder-for-hire plot - when officials learned that Elmore met with Ivy several times, including on the ...

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  3. Randall County judge won't seek re-election; 3 others waiting in the wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Randall County Court at Law No. 2 Judge Ronnie Walker announced Saturday he would not seek re-election to his seat.

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  4. United Way report shows a divide in Potter, Randall countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    According to the 2017 United Way of Amarillo & Canyon Community Status Report, "I-40, metaphorically, represents the great American socioeconomic divide." The population of Randall County increased by 1.6 percent - 2,049 people - in one year while the population in Potter County remained virtually stagnant.

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  5. United Way issues 2017 community status reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... ISD Superintendent Dana West. While things have improved in the last year, United Way says Potter and Randall County continue to represent two different sides of America. They say those who live in Randall have a better quality of life while Potter ...

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  6. United Way Reports 'Staggering' Suicide Rate in Randall CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    The United Way released their annual Community Status Report on Friday with the booklet highlighting the 'dramatic increase' in the suicide rate in Randall County. It's a staggering change compared to Potter County which saw a 34.4% decrease in the same time period.

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  7. PACE Officers Arrest Man Wanted for Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    On October 26, officers with the PACE Unit received information that Shayne Lee Damron, 48, was wanted for two counts of sexual assault and one count of attempted sexual assault out of Randall County.

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  8. Amarillo man arrested on 3 sex assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... at a home in the 3200 block of South Austin Street, Amarillo Police Department said. Damron was booked into Randall County jail on two second-degree felony counts of sexual assault stemming from incidents in March 2016 and September, jail records ...

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  9. Editorial: Price is right fit for speaker roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... shock. More than 50 county committees statewide have approved resolutions opposing Straus as speaker, as did Randall County GOP in September. And we predicted this signaled trouble for Straus (Editorial: Randall County GOP is a bad sign for Straus, ...

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  10. First-day election turnout low, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Potter County is using new Verity voting machines, the same machines Randall County in now using, in early voting that started Monday. In the county, 122 people came to vote on the first day.

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  11. New Cases of West Nile Reported in Potter and Wheeler CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    There are only two known cases of west nile virus in animals. Six cases in Randall County and one in Donley County

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  12. Randall County Sheriff's Department Investigating Human Trafficking CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    On October 19, the Randall County Sheriff's Office received a call from a resident of a female trying to break into a mobile home on the 1900 block of Greg Street in Randall County. When deputies arrived, they found a female on the scene breaking windows out of the home.

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  13. Authorities: Woman held against her will, sexually assaulted in Randall County; 4 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Four people were arrested last week after a woman was sexually assaulted and then dropped off at a local hospital after being held against her will, according to the Randall County Sheriff's Office. Paul Cody Teague, 42; Jessica Angelica Valverde, 31; Casey Lynn Malin, 27; and Timothy Luis Rivas, 22, were each arrested on charges of aggravated sexual assault and human trafficking after an incident Thursday just south of Rockwell Road between Amarillo and Canyon, according to a RCSO news release.

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  14. 4 arrested, held on $2M bonds for sexual assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Authorities released preliminary information Monday regarding the recent arrest of four individuals in apparent connection to a sexual assault last week. The Randall County Sheriff's Office identified Paul Teague, Jessica Valverde, Casey Malin, and Timothy Rivas as the people arrested last Thursday.

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  15. Editorial: Monday Briefing for Oct. 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... sports teams. (Amarillo Globe-News featured all the relevant election information Sunday.) In addition, in Randall County voters will determine liquor laws in unincorporated parts of the county, including legalizing the retail sale of beer and wine. ...

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  16. Election Guide: Nov. 7 Randall County sample ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    "The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the market value of the residence homestead of a partially disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of a partially disabled veteran if the residence homestead was donated to the disabled veteran by a charitable organization for less than the market value of the residence homestead and harmonizing certain related provisions of the Texas Constitution."

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  17. Election Guide: Rural Randall County voters to decide on legalizing liquor salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Randall County residents will decide whether they want to loosen liquor laws for a large swath of unincorporated land, which would continue a trend in the Amarillo and Canyon area. A local option liquor election has landed on the Nov. 7 ballot after well over 2,000 residents in Randall County Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 signed a petition to legalize the sale of beer and wine at retailers such as convenience and grocery stores in the precinct.

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  18. Election Guide: Amarillo Isd seeks $100M for classroom, safety upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... was put online, Cindy Spanel - an Amarillo ISD property owner and the district's representative on the Potter-Randall County Appraisal District Potter County Board of Directors - had publicly questioned voter education efforts. He also said he ...

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  19. BBQ for Dawson's DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    The family thought what better way to raise the money than a good old-fashioned barbecue cookout at the Randall County Event Center. "You know, working at Randall County Sheriff's Office, we're a family, the fire department is like our family too," said Cpl.

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  20. Randall County Steak Out Starts Sizzling TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    One hundred dollars provides admission for two people, a steak dinner catered by the Coors Cowboy Club, and entry into a reverse drawing for a Visa gift card for up to $4,000.

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