Pair arrested after selling meth to undercover officer
Amarillo police arrested two people on drug charges after they sold $10,000 worth of methamphetamine to an undercover officer Tuesday at a parking lot in southwest Amarillo.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The U.S. Small Business Administration has guaranteed 155 loans worth $65 million to small businesses in Potter and Randall counties since 2009, a regional administrator for the agency said Monday.
Family says Randall County deputy endangered their son when he shot barking dog
An family in Canyon County, Texas is grieving their dog this week. Please take the time to read the story of Blue, owned and loved by Toni and Tom Walker.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Kidsfest to help families prepare to start school
Jay Ricci reads "Dinosaurs Love Underpants" by Claire Freedman and Ben Cort to children during a Kidsfest reading session last year at Amarillo Civic Center Complex.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Jails considering sale of e-cigs to inmates
Certain companies have started reaching out to jails to start selling the popular product to inamtes.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Area illiteracy rates below state average
This data is taken from a 2009 National Center for Education Statistics study and breaks down the percentage of adult illiteracy within eight area counties.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
One person dead in fiery crash
One person was killed and another was hospitalized on Sunday after a three-vehicle accident on Interstate 27 near Happy.
Wanted fugitive arrested during traffic stop
On July 20, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Amarillo police officers stopped a vehicle for traffic violations in the 4600 block of S. Crockett.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Seminar pulls veil off payday loan biz
Payday and auto title loans are big business in Amarillo, and city leaders will hear from two experts and the public on Monday about possibly regulating the lenders.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
APD: Fugitive of the Week wanted for indecency with a child
Amarillo police are asking citizens for information that will help them locate Christopher Stephen Beck, 35, a fugitive from Randall County, wanted since July 2 for indecency with a child.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Self defense law may benefit resident in Colonies apartment shooting
The Castle doctrine may be on one Amarillo resident's side after shooting a man who broke into his apartment during a party and assaulted him at the Colonies apartments on Hillside.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
NWS: Showers and thunderstorms continue through Thursday
Thunderstorms and showers are expected to return to the area Tuesday meteorologists with the National Weather Service in Amarillo said.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
17-year-old killed in July 4th rollover identified
Officials said the driver of a 2000 GMC Jimmy, Ryan Wayne Johnson, 17, was killed after the vehicle rolled and pinned him in the wreckage.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Nancy Tanner creates judicial transition team
The apparent next Potter County judge announced Friday she has formed a transition team to smooth and speed her move into the office Jan. 1. Nancy Tanner, who won the Republican primary and doesn't face a Democrat in the Nov. 4 election, said she wants to start leading as soon as she takes office, so she appointed seven people to the team.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
APD Investigating Early Morning Auto Burglaries
Amarillo Police responded to a call early Wednesday morning in the 2100 block of SE 38th on someone prowling around the area.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Animal Control changes name, procedures
The city of Amarillo has a new name and new objectives for its animal control department after controversy arose surrounding the department's euthanasia practices, according to a city news release issued Tuesday.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Teenager killed in Fourth of July crash
The Randall County Sheriff's Office said it happened just after 11:00 p.m. Friday night in the 13900 block of Johns Way Blvd. in the River Falls addition in eastern Randall County.
17-year-old killed in rollover
Officials said a 17-year-old was killed Friday in a one-vehicle accident south of Amarillo in the 13900 block of Johns Way Boulevard.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Pronews 7 Investigates: Moving forward at Animal Control
Right now, the city of Amarillo is conducting its own internal investigation into Animal Control following a no-bill from a Randall County Grand Jury.