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Stinnett man killed Monday in two-vehicle crash north of Borger
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — A Stinnett man was fatally injured Monday afternoon, Dec. 17, about 2 miles north of Borger, according to a Texas Department of Public Safety news release.
Fatal motorcycle wreck Monday afternoon in Hutchinson County
DPS responded to a fatal two vehicle crash Monday afternoon on SH-136 in Hutchinson County. Officials say 63-year-old David Mills, of Stinnett, was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle south on SH-136, approximately two miles north of Borger.
Texas girl’s inoperable brain tumor vanishes
In what seems like a Christmas miracle, the inoperable brain tumor of an 11-year-old girl in Texas has disappeared, and doctors say they don’t know why. Roxli Doss was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, or DIPG, in June, as KVUE reported, and went through weeks of radiation.
Possible threat toward Texas Churches
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — According to the Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office, there is a possible threat toward Texas churches. The Sheriff's Office says it received information early Saturday, Dec. 15 from the FBI about the possible threat. Currently, the threat appears to be broad based, non-speci
Hutchinson County officials searching for suspect in reference to vehicle burglaries
HUTCHINSON CO, TX (KFDA) - The Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect in reference to vehicle burglaries. Officials say Ronnie Noel Gariepy is involved in an investigation concerning the burglaries.
Borger Fire Chief names new Assistant Fire Chief
BORGER, Texas (KVII) — Borger Fire Chief Bob Watson announced the promotion of Captain Michael Galloway to Assistant Fire Chief, effective Monday. Galloway joined the Department in August 1993 and has been with the Borger Fire Department for 25 years.
Texas woman claims dog died after eating a sugar-free candy cane: ‘I feel like I failed her’
A young dog in Texas reportedly died after eating a sugar-free candy cane, which contains an ingredient called xylitol that is often deadly to canines if ingested. Groves resident Darla Martinez told 12 News her 7-month-old Chihuahua-mix, Harleigh, got into a package of sugar-free candy canes that s
Farm Bill 2018 and Its Effect on the Panhandle
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - After two years of debate, the Farm Bill passed last week with a Senate vote of 87 to 13, followed by the House that voted 369 to 47. "Overall when it passed both the House and the Senate, we were very pleased with the final results of the final Farm Bill," said Executi
Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office Looking for Wanted Man
HUTCHINSON COUNTY, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - The Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office is looking for Bobby Ray Lamb, Jr. Officials said Lamb is wanted on a grand jury indictment warrant for Misapplication of Fiduciary Financial Property greater than or equal to $20,000 and less than $100,000.
Holiday Gifts for the Gunslinger
If you have a gun collector or enthusiast on your Christmas list, Panhandle Gunslingers has some ways to delight them this holiday season. VentureGear Hearing Protection with Shooting Glasses- $25.
Christmas Angel Tree still has unclaimed names
Amarillo Area Mental Health Consumers still have unclaimed names on it Christmas Angel Tree. About half of the 35 names that are on the tree have been selected, said Tony Foster, AAMHC executive director. The adults-only tree is to grant the wishes of the clients they serve.
A Former Fritch City Manager Arrested in Amarillo
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - The former city manager of Fritch has been arrested in Amarillo after being indicted in Hutchinson County. Bobby Lamb, Jr. was indicted for Misapplication of Fiduciary Financial Property, prosecutors say that happened while he was employed by the City of Fritch.
Up 4 Adoption: Pictures with Santa
Your pet can get their picture taken with Santa at Petsmart on Soncy. Pictures with Santa is Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 from noon to 4 p.m. Digital copies are free and 5x7 copies are $10. Proceeds with benefit the Amarillo Panhandle Humane Society.
Hereford resident ‘pays it forward’ to a former playmaker
In this week’s Pay it Forward, we see a great example of good karma. A playmaker from several years ago has someone else pay it forward to her! This is a very touching story proving once again how good people in the Texas Panhandle can be.
Texas Panhandle Ag producers react to $867 billion farm bill
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — With bi-partisan support and almost $900 billion farm bill passed through the Senate and Congress and now awaits President Donald Trump’s signature. The new farm bill awaiting the president’s signature is $867 billion is getting positive reaction from ranchers and farmers in
New Pampa development addresses affordable housing shortage
PAMPA, Texas (KVII) — Affordable housing options for people living in Pampa are going to improve in the future. Sometime in 2019 construction on a new 60-unit family community in East Pampa will provide new options for people who want to reside in Pampa. Harvest Park Apartments will be a place for y
Panhandle Spirit: Boys Ranch Christmas Cantata
BOYS RANCH, Texas — All across the area, groups are sharing the Christmas story in many terrific ways, and that message truly resonates with the kids who participate in the annual cantata at Boys Ranch.
Texas Panhandle Honor Flight providing stockings, toys for area children in need
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - An organization dedicated to giving back to the veterans who have given all for our freedom, the Texas Panhandle Honor Flight is also branching out to the area community, helping provide a Christmas for area children in need this holiday season.
Altrusa International (Pampa) raises awareness about human trafficking
PAMPA, Texas (KVII) — Members of Altrusa International (Pampa) are taking a pro-active approach to combat human trafficking. Volunteers with the civic club recently held a program called “Make a Difference Day” where they met with members of law enforcement and community members to go over how to ra
Former Fritch city manager wanted for financial crimes
HUTCHINSON COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - A former Fritch city manager is wanted on an indictment warrant by the Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office. According to the HCSO Facebook page, Bobby Ray Lamb, Jr. is wanted for misapplication of a fiduciary financial property greater less than $20 thousand but less th