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  1. Letter: Editorial was one of the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, from left, Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and Secretary of State John Kerry share a laugh before President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Capitol Hill in Washington. Regarding the editorial about the State of the Union , this was one of the best editorials ever by the Amarillo Globe-News.

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  2. Connecting West Texas: Mayor and Ports-to-Plains Alliance hoping to expand I-27Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Interstate 27 currently runs from Amarillo to Lubbock, but city leaders and economic development agencies are hoping to expand it, proposing the freeway go as far south as Laredo, stretching across Texas until it hits the northern border going into both the panhandle of Oklahoma and the northeastern tip of New Mexico. Recently spearheading the push is Mayor Glen Robertson, who traveled to Austin a few weeks ago to make his latest pitch to commissioners at the Texas Department of Transportation.

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  3. Amarillo mom spreads diabetes awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    A fter a close call with her son, Amarillo mom Kim May took the task of spreading Type 1 diabetes awareness into her own hands. May, the owner of advertising firm Nobox Creative, partnered with online friend Tom Carlya, a father in New York whose son also suffers from the disease, on a Facebook page.

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  4. Honoring First Responders at the Bull's GameRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    ... but also to support Sgt. Houston Gass and our first responders. January 31st was Back the Badge night at the Amarillo Civic Center, presented by Crime Stoppers. The fans came out to cheer on the Bulls, and also cheer on our first responders. "I ...

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  5. Editorial: Is Amarillo satisfied?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    This week's news about the demise of the city of Amarillo's master developer for downtown couldn't have come at a worse time for the current mayor and city council. It is just the latest in a series of problems that have seemed to be plaguing city leaders and staff for quite a while now.

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  6. Rainfall to slow down in Amarillo areaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    "Looks like we're getting on the back side of this system," Chris Morris, a National Weather Service meteorologist in Amarillo, said on Saturday afternoon. Today's high will be 41, and a dry trend should continue in the area until the middle of this week.

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  7. SEC suit: Wallace Bajjali in shamblesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    The fractured firm that once led redevelopment efforts in Amarillo and Joplin, Mo., faced a Dec. 31 deadline for repaying $1.2 million to investors via a court settlement with a Securities and Exchange Commission receiver. On the same day, other angry investors stalled by a potential WDBP public stock offering became free again to sue the company.

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  8. Henry: Don't phone it in for the US militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    ... of this committee, that is going to be a major focus of what we do." To Dirk Swope: During a recent meeting of Amarillo Downtown Kiwanis, Swope gave a moving and emotional story about the death of his brother, AJ Swope. It was an awesome and ...

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  9. On Our Radar: Looking ahead to top events in days and weeks to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Amarillo.com

    At some point while I was shooting photos of a woman in knee-high black leather dominatrix boots, I thought of a recent letter to the editor about "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike." The November production in the Amarillo Little Theatre Adventure Space had this letter writer incensed over its language which, fine.

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  10. Letter: Speak up at Lady Buffs hoops gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Amarillo.com

    Sean Steffen / Amarillo Globe-News West Texas A&M's Michaela Neuhaus drives for a lay up against Texas A&M-Commerce Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the First United Bank Center. I have attended the West Texas A&M Lady Buffs basketball games pretty regularly for the past three years, and I have become increasingly irritated with the on-court announcer.

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  11. January 31, Saturday Morning ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... Mexico and Texas State Line could see upwards of 4 inches, while farther east into our central counties (including Amarillo), lesser amounts look plausible. The mix of snow and rain will continue into early tomorrow morning before winding down. ...

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  12. Lahnert: Walk-on Brockman lives his dream by earning playing time with BuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    West Texas A&M's Garrett Brockman drives for a score against Angelo State during a game at First United Bank Center in Canyon. Why didn't I ask that girl out? Why didn't I take that job back East? Why didn't I step out of my comfort zone? As a result, the junior from Amarillo High is one of the feel-good stories of the Lone Star Conference men's basketball season.

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  13. RGV opens series with victory over AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    That's exactly how the Amarillo Bulls didn't want to begin their most crucial four-game series of the North American Hockey League season. Rio Grande Valley put the clamps on the Bulls offense and used a three-goal second period to claim the first of four consecutive games against Amarillo, 6-2, on Friday night before 2,892 fans in the Amarillo Civic Center Complex Cal Farley Coliseum.

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  14. Suddenlink celebrates community programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    ... to promote more effective communication skills." Other awardees included a $750 second place winner, Northeast Amarillo Community Gardens Project, which gives residents with limited income and transportation the chance to grow their own fruits and ...

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  15. Human canvases line up for inkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    Event organizer and emcee Carl Blasphemy, from left, "Tattoo Nightmares Miami" star Reese Hilburn and Clint Cummings, a past "Ink Masters" contestant and Hilburn's current co-star, joined hundreds of other body art enthusiasts this weekend at Amarillo Civic Center Complex for the 2015 Ink Life Tattoo & Music Festival. Art by Seth artist Seth Jordan of Grand Junction, Colo., tattoos Stacey Austin of Sayre, Okla., on Friday at the 2015 Ink Life Music & Tattoo Festival at Amarillo Civic Center Complex.

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  16. Feb.1 Steals and DealsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    Angie Stovall and AGN TV anchor Jay Ricci give you a sneak peek of 10 of the best deals to be found in the Sunday edition of the Amarillo Globe-News.

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  17. Narcotics Search Warrant Leads to Two ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MyHighPlains.com

    The Amarillo Police Department's Narcotics Unit obtained and executed search warrant at the Estes Motel on Amarillo Blvd East room #8. During the search of the room 11 grams of crack cocaine, 5 grams of meth along with drug paraphernalia were located.

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  18. Amarillo Zoo Wants Your Vintage PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MyHighPlains.com

    On the prowl for old photos of the Zoo! Your Zoo photos from the 50s through the 90s will help us tell the story of the Zoo's growth and changes over the years! Call the Zoo for more information on how you can help 381-7911. Want to lend a paw? Fill out an application for the Amarillo Zoos ZOO Crew program! If youre age 13 or over and can commit to 8 hours a month for at least one year, then sign up to become a ZOO Crew volunteer.

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  19. Woman accused of dumping cocaine in bus toiletRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Amarillo.com

    A Tennessee woman faces a court hearing next week after DEA agents arrested her in Amarillo on a Memphis-bound bus with more than 7 pounds of cocaine, including a bundle she dumped in a bus toilet. Andrea Worley, 51, of Memphis, is set to make a court appearance next week in Amarillo's U.S. District Court on a cocaine trafficking charge after DEA agents arrested her Tuesday in Amarillo.

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  20. Airline passengers endure long delay at Amarillo airportRead the original story

    Friday | Amarillo.com

    Passengers aboard an Allegiance Airlines charter flight endured a long delay as they waited to disembark at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport Friday afternoon, a passenger aboard the plane said. Passenger T.D. Shelton, of Amarillo, said the flight from Wendover, Utah, landed in Amarillo about 1 p.m. but the plane's load of about 160 passengerswere not allowed off the plane for over an hour after landing.

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