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Midway Alternative HS – Gingerbread Competition
CANYON, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - Midway Alternative High School is having their first Gingerbread Competition today. Judging will happen at 1:30 pm. All Midway students can participate in this fun holiday event. Students will be receiving the opportunity to take part in great relationship building, team
Wanted Wednesday: Danielle Nicole McDonald
CANYON, Texas (KVII) — Randall County Sheriff's deputies are asking for information regarding Danielle Nicole McDonald. McDonald is wanted on a felony probation violation charge related to possession of a controlled substance under 1 gram, according to a Randall County Sheriff's Office news release.
Video released of Apple Bus Company employee attacked on school bus
There's been an arrest in an assault that ABC 7 told you about almost two weeks ago, in which an elderly bus monitor was attacked by a 23-year old man who boarded a school bus as it was stopped to let students off.
Texas man who allegedly tried, failed to kidnap teen jogger is arrested
A Texas man was taken into custody on Tuesday for the attempted kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who managed to escape the ordeal, authorities said. Law enforcement learned that the teen had been out jogging on Dec. 2 when a person she described as a Hispanic male came near her, the Brazoria County
Xcel Energy upgrades power grid between Canyon and Hereford
CANYON, TX (KFDA) - Strong winds like we’re having today can sometimes cause power outages, but Xcel Energy’s upgrades on transmission power lines could help resolve power outages more quickly.
Abbott Appoints Canyon Resident to State Board
Governor Greg Abbott appointed a Canyon resident last week to a state board. According to the Governor’s Office, Abbott appointed Shannon Massey to the Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee for a term set to expire in 2021. Massey is vice president of assembly operations for Bell and is a board
Amarillo Police Looking for Mother and Daughter After Possible Kidnapping
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - On Friday at 2:18 a.m., Amarillo police officers responded to the apartments at 2727 Virginia on an assault and possible kidnapping. Once contact was made with the caller, it was discovered the child was taken by her biological mother. The family of the child’s mother s
Massive haul of meth, cocaine, heroin seized at US-Mexico bridge
A drug bust at the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas earlier this week exposed nearly $7 million worth of narcotics at a cargo facility. Border agents at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge cargo facility were alerted to a commercial shipment of stone blocks on Monday. Officers with drug-sniffing dogs
TSA Finds Loaded Gun in Carry on at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
The TSA posted their weekly report of weapons, explosives, and other prohibited items found in carry-on bags for December 1st through December 9th. Across the nation, TSA agents found 93 firearms in carry-on bags at 65 airports, 76 were loaded, and 29 had a round chambered.
Buff’s welcomes family-friendly atmosphere with an ‘old-school diner’ feeling in Canyon
Buff’s describes itself as an “old school diner with a new school touch.” — Chris Anderson, one of Buff’s three owners, remembers coming to the restaurant as a child when it was the Coney Island. It’s located near the stop lights at 2201 Fourth Avenue.
DPS report: Significant number of Aryan Circle, Aryan Brotherhood in Potter County
AUSTIN, Texas (KVII) — The most significant gang presence in Potter County is that of the Aryan Circle and Aryan Brotherhood of Texas, according to theTexas Department of Public Safety's Gang Assessment report.
HS basketball roundup: Monterey girls, Coronado boys pick up big wins
Sydni Wagoner led four Lady Plainsmen in double figures with 14 points in a 57-52 win Tuesday at home against Amarillo Caprock in District 3-5A play. TK Jackson netted 13 points while Mia Trevino chipped in 11 to edge Maddi Stephens’ 10.
Amarillo Police: Possible scam call from City of Amarillo
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - On Wednesday, the City of Amarillo received a phone call from a local business owner. The business owner said that someone called them claiming to be with the City of Amarillo.
Santa Claus Is In Town for Brunch
Starlight Canyon Bed and Breakfast Wedding & Event Venue is hosting their Brunch with Santa event for the second year. Children get to enjoy brunch while coloring, taking pictures with Santa and telling him their Christmas wishes. Santa also sings a few Christmas carols. The event is by reservation
Final Public Meetings Scheduled for Curbside Cart Program
City of Amarillo Public Works Department is hosting its final public meetings in December to inform residents of the new curbside cart program, which will be rolled out to 12,000 homes beginning in January.
Amarillo Police Investigating Tuesday Night Motorcycle Wreck
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - Just before midnight Tuesday, Amarillo Police responded to a wreck involving a motorcycle striking a truck at Republic Avenue and Western Street. Officials say a 2018 Harley Davidson driven by a 29-year-old male was northbound on Western Street. A 1998 Ford F-150 driven
Amarillo oldest pool, Thompson Park Pool, set to permanently close
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — The Thompson Park Pool, the oldest public swimming pool in the City of Amarillo, will be permanently closed due to structural issues. According to the City of Amarillo, following numerous inspections, it has been determined the pool is unsafe for future use. The Thompson Par
24 Hours in the Canyon Cancer Survivorship Center Celebrates New Location
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - 24 Hours in the Canyon Cancer Survivorship Center is now at a new location inside Bivins Pointe. They held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the occasion and open their new location for the public.
Man, 29, injured in motorcycle-truck collision
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — A 29-year-old man was injured Tuesday, Dec. 11, when his motorcycle collided with a truck, according to an Amarillo Police Department news release. The man, whose name has not been released, was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to the APD relea
Amarillo Police Looking for Felony Vandalism Suspects
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - Amarillo Crime Stoppers needs help identifying a Vandalism Suspect in this week’s “Crime of the Week”. Early in the morning on December 5th, an unknown suspect drove on Rebel Park doing “donuts”. Rebel Park is located at Rebel and Pecos. This caused several thousands of