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BREAKING: Texas Nuclear Weapons Facility Activates 'Emergency Response Organization' Due To 'Operational Emergency' - Breaking911

Emergency Management agencies in Armstrong County, Carson County, Amarillo/Potter/Randall Office of Emergency Management and the Texas Department of Public Safety have been notified of the situation and are responding.

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-10-23 17:18:20

Potter County asking for help locating dog of late Amarillo PD Ofc. Justin Scherlen

POTTER COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - Potter County officials are asking for help locating a missing animal owned by the late Officer Justin Scherlen of the Amarillo Police Department.Mione is a dark-colored, medium-sized dog missing from the Mobley & Broadway area.

KFDA - 2018-10-23 15:02:00

Amarillo homes have mild damage due to earthquake

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Today, Amarillo homeowners are asking “What do I do now?” after Saturday’s earthquake damage. The 4.0 magnitude earthquake created cracks into the foundation of some houses.

KFDA - 2018-10-23 00:18:00

Amarillo Woman Indicted for Manslaughter and Injury to a Child in Fatal 2017 Wreck

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MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-10-22 17:44:10

Amarillo hosting National Junior Bull Riding Championships

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Mutton busting, steer riding and bull riding will be on full display in Amarillo.The city is hosting the National Jr. Bullrider’s Association finals from Oct. 24-27.Riders ages six to 19 will compete in events ranging from calf riding to senior-level bull riding.The city has ho

KFDA - 2018-10-23 16:27:00

USGS confirms 4.0 magnitude earthquake northeast of Amarillo

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The sunrise wasn’t all that greeted Amarillo residents on Saturday morning.The area experienced a rare event - an earthquake.According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 4.0 magnitude quake was picked up near Amarillo around 8:00 a.m.The quake was detected around nine miles north


Amarillo College celebrating Day of the Dead with art show

The show will feature photography, sculpture, crafts, drawings, paintings and more, all submitted by AC students.

KFDA - 2018-10-23 16:38:00

City of Amarillo funds 22 new first responder positions

"Eleven of those are going to supplement our patrol, just our regular beat officers that respond to calls for service and six of them will be neighborhood officers, four will be working in the downtown area and two will work in the Hamlet neighborhood," said Chief Drain.

ABC7AMARILLO.COM - 2018-10-23 17:21:20

Geologists explain a most likely cause to Saturday's earthquake

“A magnitude 4.0 earthquakes are scaled that they’re too big to be the result of hydraulic fracking or damages caused by hydraulic fracking in my opinion,” said Darryl Maddox, Life Sciences teacher at West Texas A&M University.

ABC7AMARILLO.COM - 2018-10-22 18:19:58

Pantex activates Emergency Response Organization to unexpected event; no offsite impact

The Pantex onsite response effort is being conducted by the ERO, a highly-trained group of employees with detailed knowledge of plant operations and emergency response procedures, according to the release. These employees represent plant functions such as security, logistics, safety, medical respons

ABC7AMARILLO.COM - 2018-10-23 12:03:36

National Junior Bull Riding Comes to Amarillo

The event will be held in the Amarillo National Center on the Tri-State Fairgrounds. Riders from ages six and under to 19 years-old will compete in events such as mutton busting, steer riding, calf riding, pee-wee bull riding, junior bull riding and senior bull riding.Amarillo has hosted the NJBRA F

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-10-23 15:21:59

Randall County Sheriff's Department Arrests Four on Friday for Prostitution

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MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-10-22 15:56:04

4.0-magnitude earthquake rattles homes around the Panhandle

Cory Davis, the owner of Childers Brothers Inc., said homeowners need to check their home for any structural damage after this type of shift.


Night of the Living Dead to have 4 Amarillo showings during anniversary return

Iconic horror movie Night of the Living Dead, directed by George A. Romero, is returning to theaters to celebrate its 50th anniversary on Oct. 24 and 25. (Courtesy: Fathom Events)

ABC7AMARILLO.COM - 2018-10-22 17:29:59

Amarillo Native Serves Aboard one of Navy’s Most Advanced Warships

A 2017 Randall High School graduate and Amarillo, Texas, native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason.

ABC7AMARILLO.COM - 2018-10-22 10:58:36

Light earthquake: M4 quake has struck near Amarillo in Texas

A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Amarillo in Texas. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.34 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 20/10/18 / 2018-10-20 13:04:30 / October 20, 2018 @ 1:04 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us1000heyv. Ids that are asso


#1 Ranked Randall Stays Undefeated in District With Win Over Amarillo High

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Josh Hipskind Assumes Ownership of The Glass Guru in Amarillo, TX

The Glass Guruof Amarillo, Texas, transferred ownership from Chase York to Josh Hipskind. Hipskind completed initial franchise training at The Glass Guru headquarters in Roseville, California.

GLASSMAGAZINE.COM - 2018-10-22 00:00:00

Early begins today in Texas, Nov. 1 in Oklahoma

Some key races will be decided during this midterm election, among them a Texas U.S. Senate seat and governors races in Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.Some communities in the region also have bond elections at stake.

ABC7AMARILLO.COM - 2018-10-22 06:20:27

4.0 Earthquake felt throughout the Panhandle

AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) —Throughout the Amarillo area, people woke up to a rare event Saturday morning.There was an earthquake around 8:04 a.m.According to the United States Geological Survey, a 4.0 magnitude quake was detected about 9.3 miles north/northeast of the city.This is the largest quake in