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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

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

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

Clovis man to spend 6 years in prison after aggravated battery

Jared Wagner, 23, has been on supervised probation since January for cases involving drug possession and burglary.

KFDA - 2018-10-22 21:09:00

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

2 Texas Panhandle towns ranked in Top 5 Best Places to live

According to 24/7 Wall Street, Perryton is one of the least expensive cities in the United States. Typical area homeowners spend just above $627 per month, compared to the U.S. average of $1,000. Overall, goods and services are 13 percent less expensive in Perryton than the nationwide average.


Moore County Chase Tuesday Near Dumas Ends in Potter County

DUMAS, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) - On October 16th, a DPS Trooper pulled over a vehicle on U.S. 87, west of Dumas. As the trooper was conducting his investigation, the male subject got back into his vehicle and drove off.


24/7 Wall Street Name Two Panhandle Cities "America's 50 Best Cities to Live"

Located about 50 miles north of Amarillo in northern Texas, Dumas ranks among the best cities to live in largely due to its affordability. Goods and services in the city are about 12% less expensive than they are nationwide on average. Housing is particularly cheap. The typical area homeowner spends


Player of the Week: Dumas defense

DUMAS, Texas (KVII) —The Dumas Demons defense has been stepping up of late, leading the group being collective named this Week's Player of the Week.The Demon's defense has only allowed two touchdowns in the team's last two games, including a dominant performance in Dumas' 55-0 shutout of Big Spring


Both suspects arrested after high speed chase in Dalhart

The suspects, identified as Kenneth Fleming and Jeana Garcia, ran away on foot after the car wrecked.


1 suspect arrested after leading police on chase from Moore County through Potter County

On Tuesday, Oct. 16, A Texas DPS trooper stopped a car on U.S. Highway 87 west of Dumas for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop, officials say the man re-entered his car and drove away.


Dalhart police looking for fugitive after high-speed chase; 1 arrested

According to the Dalhart Police Department, officers were involved in a chase with a stolen vehicle occupied by Kenneth Fleming and Jeana Garcia. Fleming was found and arrested on multiple felony charges, however, Garcia remains at large. (Courtesy: Dalhart Police Department)


Cinergy Entertainment displays Panhandle Spirit through donations

The bicycle is built for mobility, therapy, recreation, fun, and freedom to allow children with special needs to gain independence.


Hartley VFD acquires new truck thanks to grant and community donations

HARTLEY, TX (KFDA) - In addition to a $200,000 grant from the Texas A&M Forest Service, local businesses and members of the community came together to raise more than $80,000 for a new truck.“It carries a lot more water, it carries a lot more personnel, a lot more tools,” said firefighter Danny Sadl


Demons and Demonettes advance to regionals

The Dumas Demons and Demonettes cross-country competed at a district meet Thursday, Oct. 11, in Borger.


Union Co. law enforcement investigate suspicious activity

“When you have someone taking pictures of your children and you don't know if they have followed you home or how long they've been taking pictures of your children, it's a very scary situation,” said Talisha Valdez.


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


Magnitude 4.0 earthquake shakes Texas panhandle

Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded in Oklahoma in recent years, with many linked to the underground injection of wastewater from oil and natural gas production. Scientists have also linked earthquakes in Kansas, Texas and other states to wastewater injection.


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


Demonettes grab victory on senior night

Dumas High School volleyball action was held Tuesday night, Oct. 16, at the high school where the Demonettes hosted the Lady Wolves from Dalhart. It was also a special night for a group of young ladies as it was also senior night for the volleyball program. It turned out to be another great night fo


Pampa Junior High, Travis Elementary on lockout over ‘potentially dangerous’ situation

The Pampa ISD has been informed that there is a potentially dangerous situation at the local WalMart. Because of the...Posted byPampa Junior High SchoolonWednesday, October 17, 2018