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  1. 12-year-old brings in thousands for cancer centerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    For the past five months, 12-year-old Taylor Hathcock has dedicated her weekends to raising money for the Harrington Cancer Foundation, carrying on a three-year effort that has brought in a substantial amount of donations. Some of her fundraising is done in conjunction with 24 Hours in the Canyon, an event in which bicyclists ride through Palo Duro Canyon for 24 hours nonstop while competing and raising money for the Harrington Cancer Foundation.

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  2. Chico High grads Holmes, Ovitz, Thomas, along with Paradisea s Jackson, sign volleyball scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Paradise Post

    Ouincy >> Paradise High grad and two-time all-Golden Valley Conference setter Jessica Jackson will continue her collegiate volleyball career at West Texas A&M in Canyon, Texas - a Division II program that finished its season in the AVCA Coaches Poll Top 25 rankings. Jackson's teammates at Feather River College and Chico products at the prep level, Nina Holmes, Stephanie Ovitz and Marinda Thomas will also continue their careers at the next level.

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  3. Cougarettes blank Eagle Pass, head to regional finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... topped Eagle Pass 1-0 on Saturday in Game 2 of a UIL Class 6A fourth-round series at St. Mary's University. Canyon (30-4) won the series 2-0, advancing to the regional final for the fifth time in seven seasons and for the first time since 2012. They ...

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  4. Book highlights bank's 'Non-Negotiable' valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Amarillo.com

    ... Miner who introduced Silverstein to Hickman through her work as the former executive director of Leadership Amarillo/Canyon. "Sam has been talking about Happy State Bank literally all across the United States," she said. "It's really powerful. There ...

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  5. Longtime arts columnist Betty Ligon passes away at the age of 93 in Pleasant Hills, CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | El Paso Times

    ... just carved a path of her own making, regardless of what it was." Ligon, a graduate of West Texas State University in Canyon, honed her skills as a journalist at the Amarillo Globe News from 1944 to 1947. Before that, she was the only female ...

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  6. McCallie accepts job in San AngeloRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Amarillo.com

    McCallie spent seven years with the Canyon ISD after a lengthy stay in Dumas where he held jobs as the head football coach and athletic director. McCallie said he did not apply for the SAISD opening but was called in for an interview by Champion Search Club and then recommended as a candidate to San Angelo officials.

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  7. WT graduate receives Fulbright AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Amarillo.com

    Graduates from the West Texas A&M University College of Business and Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts and Humanities sing the alma mater at the conclusion of commencement exercises atFirst United Bank Center on Saturday afternoon in Canyon. Sean Steffen / Amarillo Globe-News 2015 graduates from the West Texas A&M University College of Business enter the First United Bank Center to take part in commencement exercises Saturday afternoon in Canyon.

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  8. Canyon native Judy Parsons to retire after 50 years at Sul RossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Amarillo.com

    ... you leave when you're really old." Parsons enrolled at West Texas State University (now West Texas A&M University) in Canyon after graduating from high school and completed a Bachelor of Arts in social science in just two and a half years. "I didn't ...

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  9. Our Town events for Wednesday, May 20, 2015Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | Amarillo.com

    Teen Pregnancy Prevention Coalition will meet from noon to 1 p.m. today at United Way of Amarillo & Canyon. Kacie Bell and Allison Loehe will be ther presenters and they will talk about "Home visitation programs: The role of social workers, teachers, and nurses in preventing teen pregnancy."

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  10. A remarkable race: Canyon athlete pushes past pain to propel relay team to state meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Amarillo.com

    More than 700 talented, strong and motivated athletes from across Texas will compete in the 2015 University Interscholastic League state track and field meet this weekend in Austin. Canyon High School senior Carmen Sitz won't be one of them, but certainly not from a lack of effort.

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  11. Beilue: Soldiers sacrifice youth in time of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Amarillo.com

    ... July 31, 1921 - the schools he attended, the places he trained. For three months, his parents, who had since moved to Canyon, knew nothing more than he was missing in action. Maybe his luck was not the same as older brother Roy, who had a day pass ...

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  12. Teen Leadership Gives Back to City ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | MyHighPlains.com

    Teen Leadership Amarillo & Canyon chose to spend their final day of class serving and giving to the children at City Church.

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  13. Mattio handed reins of Lady Buffs programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Amarillo.com

    Within 48 hours of Mark Kellogg's departure to Stephen F. Austin State, athletic director Michael McBroom introduced Kellogg's longtime assistant basketball coach Kristen Mattio as the next head coach of the West Texas A&M Lady Buffs basketball program Tuesday in a news conference at the First United Bank Center in Canyon. "Some sports you're looking for a culture change but that isn't the case here," McBroom said.

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  14. Revolving doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Amarillo.com

    It's been a big cast of characters who have participated in the 1600 meter relay team for the Canyon girls this season, but that hasn't prevented them from making the biggest stage at the Class 5A meet in Austin on Friday. So maybe it shouldn't be that big of a surprise that of the quartet who qualified for the state meet that only three will make the trip.

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  15. Kellogg departs as West Texas A&M Lady Buffs coach to take SFA postRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Amarillo.com

    ... team heading into the 2015-2016 season with three starters returning and two Division I transfer post players in Canyon High graduate Madison Parker and 6-foot-4 Lilly Vander Zee from the University of Texas. "We were there shorter than we thought ...

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  16. Lahnert: A strong mom: Canyon athlete Crenshaw relies on his mother to cope with family's lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Amarillo.com

    ... me that has steadied me through all that has happened this year." Five hours after Ty attended his dad's funeral in Canyon he suited up to play a football game at Dick Bivins Stadium. After the Canyon win Ty was handed the game ball in the locker ...

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  17. Early voting totals in for Canyon ISD board seat raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Amarillo.com

    Preliminary results show Bill Jenkins in the lead for a two-year unexpired term for the Canyon Independent School District Board of Trustees, according to early voting results from Randall County. "I'm excited to know we're ahead," Jenkins said.

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  18. Canyon leaders welcome latest growth spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The city of Canyon is experiencing a growth period. New housing developments and businesses are on the rise.

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  19. Power Outages Around the AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | MyHighPlains.com

    Update at 10:06 am: Xcel Energy reports 3,783 customers without power around the Texas Panhandle. About half of those are in Amarillo or Canyon.

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  20. Artist behind downtown boxes to display new works at Paper CraneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Amarillo.com

    Fresh off an art installation that captured the attention of downtown Amarillo, artist Rachael Edwards will expand what she calls a "social statement" with a new exhibition at The Paper Crane art gallery in Canyon. "We Are Not Disposable" opens with a 7:30 p.m. Saturday reception at the gallery, 2320 Fourth Ave. in Canyon.

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