Amarillo, TX - Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of a fire that forced the evacuation of Xcel's Harrington plant.
Amarillo, TX - Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of a fire that forced the evacuation of Xcel's Harrington plant.
DUMAS, TEXAS - There's no doubt it's summer in Dumas. The city's new pool was packed as they opened for it's first full season ever.
BOOTHVILLE, La. – There is still a hole in the Earth, crude oil is still spewing from it and there is still, excruciatingly, no end in sight.
Amarillo, TX - The annual Memorial Day service at the Texas Panhandle War Memorial was even more special for some area families today.
Amarillo, TX-- America Supports You Texas spent the weekend working hard to collect donations for their annual honor flight in the fall.
Amarillo, TX -- There is now a way to find out where to give back to your community and exactly how local non-profits need your help.
Amarillo, TX -- A homeowner in Potter County is safe after a controlled burn spreads out of control.
Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo bicyclist remains in critical condition this evening after being hit by a car.
New Mexico - Two Kansas residents allege, police took $57,000 from them after a traffic stop in New Mexico.
Texas - State prisons may reduce the number of beds as a possible measure in the struggle to balance the state budget.
Amarillo, TX - A man remains in critical condition Monday, after being hit by a car over the weekend in Amarillo.
HOUSTON (AP) - A Texas Department of Public Safety tracking system shows that Harris County doctors rank first in writing prescriptions for three highly addictive drugs that officials say give users a "heroin high" when taken together.
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) - Investigators for the attorney general were unable to determine if three Curry County commissioners held an illegal meeting in November.
ELWOOD, Ill. – Vice President Joe Biden hailed America's fighting men and women Monday as the "spine of this nation," while President Barack Obama's Land of Lincoln tribute got washed out by a severe thunderstorm and high winds.
Amarillo, TX - A Memorial Day service at Llano Cemetery today honored all veterans.
Amarillo, TX - This Memorial Day marks the opening of Amarillo's newest military monument.
NEW YORK – The powerful propellers on a U.S. Marine Corps aircraft doing a Memorial Day demonstration has blown tree branches into people on the ground in a New York City park.
Amarillo, TX - A truck load of copper wire is believed to be stolen. But according to law, the suspect can not be arrested.
COVINGTON, La. – A risky procedure is failing to stop the oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico, and BP said Saturday it is considering scrapping it in favor of yet another method....
NEW YORK – Wal-Mart is counting on $1 ketchup bottles and sub-$4 cases of Coke to get its low-price mojo back.
AUSTIN, Texas – Rick Perry is governor of a state with a multibillion-dollar hole in the budget that's getting bigger.
Amarillo, TX - Veterans as well as military supporters from all over Amarillo came to help 'America Supports You Texas' annual Memorial Day fundraiser. The Panhandle Military Support Group needs to raise
Amarillo, TX - One memorial day weekend celebration started bright and early this Saturday. Dozens of people showed up at memorial gardens cemetery to honor fallen Panhandle soldiers from all wars by
AMARILLO, TEXAS - Simply squeezing droplets onto your pet's shoulders could be a major health hazard.
by: Kristen Guilfoos Amarillo, Texas - It's a dangerous water parasite we first told you about last summer... And now big steps are being taken to protect your kids from getting sick. Splash Pads are
Amarillo, TX - Republican leaders named Amarillo Attorney Dan Schaap to replace the late Hal Miner.
Conway, TX - Two separate drug busts along I-40 result in four arrests.
PROVO, Utah – Gary Coleman, the child star of the smash 1970s TV sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" whose later career was marred by medical and legal problems, died Friday after suffering a brain hemorrhage. He was 42.
Amarillo, TX - New wind-related jobs are on the horizon for Amarillo.
Amarillo, TX - The fundraising campaign for America Supports You Texas begins Saturday.
Pampa, TX - Five of Pampa's most wanted felons are still on the run.
HOUSTON (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry is asking President Barack Obama to prevent federal environmental regulators from taking over the Texas air quality program.
Amarillo, TX - Some local colleges are spending millions on construction and students are questioning if it will cost them and when it will be done.
Lake Meredith - The hot sunny weather we're expecting for the weekend will keep park rangers very busy making sure people stay safe at Lake Meredith over Memorial Day.
WASHINGTON – Congress has taken two big steps toward ending the "don't ask, don't tell" ban on gays and lesbians serving openly in the military.
COVINGTON, La. – BP kept pumping heavy mud into its blown-out well beneath the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, but the company's chief executive cautioned it will be two more days before anyone knows if the latest fix attempt will end the uncontrolled flow of crude that has already become the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Amarillo, TX - A burglary suspect who escaped from a police car in the hamlet area a few hours ago is in custody.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - A massive uproar over the complicated security settings on Facebook has sparked changes on the social networking site.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two Kansas residents have accused police of racial profiling and of improperly seizing $57,000 in cash from them after they were pulled over for speeding on an eastern New Mexico highway.
WASHINGTON – On the defensive more than five weeks into the nation's worst-ever oil spill, President Barack Obama insisted Thursday that his administration, not oil giant BP, was calling the shots in the still-unsuccessful response.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Crime Stoppers needs your help locating this weeks fugitive, Harold Dewayne Triplett.
NEW YORK — In Facebook's vision of the Web, you would no longer be alone and anonymous. Sites would reflect your tastes and interests — as you expressed them on the social network — and you wouldn't have to fish around for news and songs that interest you.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A report today says independent monitors have turned up more problems at a long-criticized institution for the mentally disabled in Texas.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas Department of Public Safety troopers will be out in force over the long Memorial Day holiday weekend looking for drunken drivers and other violators.
COVINGTON, La. – The Gulf oil spill has surpassed the Exxon Valdez as the worst in U.S. history, according to new estimates released Thursday, but the Coast Guard and BP said an untested procedure to stop it seemed to be working.
(HealthDay News) -- Blockbuster heartburn medications such as Prevacid, Prilosec and Nexium will now carry a warning on their labels linking the drugs to a heightened risk for fractures.
Amarillo, Texas - A spike in crime is expected around Amarillo over the next few months. Police say they won't be surprised if it's as much as 30% more than other times of the year.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - A new task force needs your help restoring a panhandle landmark. The group started by a teenager wants to clean up Lake McClellan. They say in the past decade visitors to the lake have
HEREFORD, TEXAS - The stench of animal carcasses consumes the air in a Hereford neighborhood at least a few times a week, according to angry residents.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Texas Democratic candidate for governor is accusing GOP incumbent Rick Perry of mismanaging the state's transportation money and hurting communities.
HOUSTON (AP) - Federal regulators said Wednesday they will take over the entire job of regulating air quality in Texas if the state continues to violate the U.S. Clean Air Act.
COVINGTON, La. (AP) — BP on Wednesday launched its latest bid to plug the gushing well in the Gulf of Mexico by force-feeding it heavy drilling mud and cement.
PHOENIX – President Barack Obama's plan to send as many as 1,200 National Guard troops back to the U.S.-Mexico border quelled demands that he must do more to battle illegal immigration and drug smuggling.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- Texas Rangers attorneys say they back plans for Major League Baseball to provide interim funding during the team's bankruptcy case.
Guymon, OK - A gas leak in the city of Guymon that caused an evacuation is now under control.
Amarillo, TX - Every one of the firefighters in the city of Amarillo goes through extensive training to be prepared for the everyday unknown.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - There's a potential to protect propriety and even save lives - if a new product works as claimed.
Clovis, NM - A former high school basketball standout from Clovis will spend the next five years of her life behind bars.
Amarillo, TX - Drivers in Canyon are asked to be extremely careful driving through an area where a water main broke causing extensive damage.
Texas - After at least 32 deaths and hundreds of injuries caused by drop-side cribs, Lawmakers are working on a bill to ban them.
Amarillo, TX - Driving in just inches of rain may cost you thousands of dollars and one local expert says it could ruin your car altogether.
Amarillo, Texas - With another round of severe storms in store for this evening, the City of Amarillo expects to set off the sirens once again.
Amarillo, TX - Few places to play and exercise is one reason so many kids are overweight in America...according to health officials.
AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas State Board of Education adopted a social studies and history curriculum Friday that amends or waters down the teaching of religious freedoms, America's relationship with the U.N. and hundreds of other items.
WASHINGTON – BP readied yet another attempt to slow the oil gushing into the Gulf on Tuesday as a government report alleged that drilling regulators have been so close to the industry they've been accepting gifts from oil and gas companies and even negotiating to go work for them.
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama will send 1,200 National Guard troops to boost security along the U.S.-Mexico border, officials said Tuesday, pre-empting Republican plans to try to force votes on such a deployment.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - After Paul Shrode worked for years on the High Plains as a medical examiner he took a promotion in El Paso. But today that county commission considered firing him after bad press.
Amarillo, TX - Fighting fires in the City of Amarillo is a 24 hour a day job. And many people don't know that the job involves so much more than fighting fires.
Stratford, TX -- A former Stratford Elementary School teacher accused of having an improper relationship with a student will not face criminal charges.
Amarillo, TX - Motorcycle accidents in our area have left 3 dead and 4 in the hospital - in just the past 8 days.
Amarillo, Texas - There's a small business boom going on right now in Amarillo.
PAMPA, TEXAS - After two months of being stalled out in the US Supreme Court, Hank Skinner's case has a new time line and importance.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The head of the New Mexico Sheriffs and Police Association says law enforcement agencies in the state are "all over the board" with policies about contacting federal immigration authorities when they suspect someone's in the country illegally.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A state agency wants to know if it is allowed to increase training requirements for child care workers in Texas after a panel recommended such a change.
By GREG BLUESTEIN and MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press BARATARIA BAY, La. – The BP executive in charge of fighting the Gulf of Mexico oil spill said Monday his company knows people are frustrated by its
Waco, TX - 32-year-old Jennifer Leigh Alvarez is charged with the murder of a 24-year-old Waco Taco Bell employee.
Canyon, TX - More than 4,000 American soldiers have made the ultimate sacrifice in Iraq. And one group of bikers from Childress is making sure they are all remembered...
Amarillo, TX - Some road work will be going on around town this week and it may affect your drive to work. On I-40 Frontage Roads between the Interchange and Pullman, look for closures in both directions.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo, TX - A motorcyclist suffers from life-threatening injuries after apparently misreading a curve.
CHILDRESS, TEXAS - Starting June 2 Childress employees will work four 10-hour days each week.
Gulf spill was apparent Sunday on oil-soaked islands where pelicans nest as several of the birds splashed in the water and preened themselves, apparently trying to clean crude from their feet and wings.
Two men detained in Pakistan admitted with pride that they helped the suspect in the attempted Times Square bombing, and one of the men angrily accused his interrogators of "siding with the infidels,"
KABUL, Afghanistan – Insurgents launched a rare ground assault against NATO's main military base in southern Afghanistan.
Amarillo, TX - There are just a few months left for many children in Amarillo to comply with new school immunization standards.
CAIRO – An American-Yemeni cleric whose Internet sermons are believed to have helped inspire attacks on the U.S. has advocated the killing of American civilians in an al-Qaida video released Sunday. Anwar
New Mexico - Twenty six million dollars is on its way to the unemployed in New Mexico.
Amarillo, TX - The Amarillo Fire Department's, "Fill the Boot Campaign", wrapped up Saturday afternoon with some changes made that helped this year's collection totals.
Amarillo, TX - Anyone who breaks a new smart phone contract with AT&T will have to pay much more than ever before.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - Your driver's license number, your insurance information, and even your social security number could be on a hard drive in the back of a truck.
Amarillo, TX - Catholic Family Service center is saying no more adoptions - and they say they have been struggling for quite sometime.
Amarillo, Texas - New trucks and old roads... It's a problem that has the potential to cripple industries in the Texas Panhandle.
STRATFORD, TEXAS - An area teacher is being accused of misconduct with a student.
Amarillo, TX - Concerns over the safety of FEMA travel trailers are surfacing here in Amarillo.
Canyon, TX - Two traffic warrants have now turned into felony charges for one man in our area.
Amarillo, TX - Hundreds of dogs and cats in our area need homes, and this weekend you can make that possible.
Parker County, TX - A Texas Sheriff is in the spotlight for refusing to take an inmate to an abortion clinic.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo's unemployment rate for April remains unchanged from March.
FORT WORTH, Texas – A Texas man with no military experience tricked the Army into letting him enter a reserve unit as a noncommissioned officer earlier this year.
AUSTIN, Texas – A push by conservatives to revise Texas public schools' social studies curriculum to amend or water down teaching of the civil rights movement, slavery and America's relationship with the U.N. was scheduled for a vote Friday amid a storm of criticism.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo police have captured a 23 year old man they say is responsible for beating a woman and stealing her car.
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. – Two police officers doing anti-drug work along a busy Arkansas interstate were shot and killed by two men with AK-47s.
Amarillo, Texas - Billions of dollars are up for grabs for small businesses, and many don't even know it's available.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - The bridge is a program that takes testimony from children who have been abused or have seen abuse happen. Although they're based in Amarillo, they serve 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle. Before
Amarillo, TX - Parents are not often involved in college discipline but Frank Philips College is the first in our area to try a new method.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - A promise to the community by Amarillo College is one reason the president says certain areas will not suffer budget cuts.
Amarillo, TX--While you're out driving you can help area people who have Muscular Dystrophy.
Amarillo, TX--Two people are arrested in Amarillo in connection with some stolen checks taken from an auto burglary.
Amarillo, TX--A fraud suspect is on the loose prompting Amarillo police to ask for your help.
NEW ORLEANS – BP conceded Thursday that more oil than it estimated is gushing into the Gulf of Mexico as heavy crude washed into Louisiana's wetlands for the first time, feeding worries and uncertainty about the massive monthlong spill.
WASHINGTON – Mexican President Felipe Calderon took his opposition to a new Arizona immigration law to Congress Thursday, saying it "ignores a reality that cannot be erased by decree."
AMARILLO, TEXAS - A death row inmate could walk free after allegations that an area medical examiner gave trial testimony which had no scientific basis. Richard Nields is supposed to be executed next
AMARILLO, TEXAS - The so-called bubble Amarillo has been in seems to be bursting with bankruptcy filings.
Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man is found guilty of murder today. The 47th District Attorney's office says it took that jury around three hours to find Timothy Lee Gonzales guilty today. The punishment
Amarillo, TX - More children's jewelry sold exclusively at Walmart stores has been found to contain high levels of Cadmium.
Amarillo, TX - It doesn't matter what age you are or how tall you may be, local police say you will pay the price if you don't follow the new laws.
Amarillo, Texas - The wet weather we've seen recently is putting us on track to have one of the worst years for termites in nearly a decade.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Rogelio Cannady looked to the federal courts Wednesday to grant him a last-minute reprieve from the Texas death chamber for killing his cellmate while already serving two life sentences for a double murder.
Amarillo police need your help locating someone who might be another victim of Friday's hit and run.
HEREFORD, Texas (AP) - An inmate who spent nearly four months on the run after escaping from the Deaf Smith County Jail has been caught in San Angelo.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former Bush administration Education Secretary Rod Paige has asked the State Board of Education to delay its vote on proposed history and social studies curriculum.
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama stepped up his criticism of Arizona's controversial immigration law Wednesday, calling it "misdirected" and warning that it has the potential to be applied in a discriminatory fashion.
WASHINGTON – Dealt fresh blows from an angry electorate, Republican and Democratic leaders in Washington on Wednesday studied the defeats of Senate incumbents and hand-picked candidates in hopes of learning lessons to avoid losses in other upcoming primaries if not the fall election.
Amarillo, TX - The investigation continues into what caused a northwest Amarillo home to be destroyed in an early morning fire.
Texas - State agencies in Texas are bracing for yet another round of cuts.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - The boyfriend of a woman killed at an Amarillo bar this weekend is speaking out for the first time about watching it all happen.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo National Bank may have their employees be accountable for what they post on their personal social network site and they are beginning to take steps towards strict policies.
Amarillo, Texas - A controversial supreme court ruling is designed to make our community a safer place to live.
Umbarger, TX - The Texas Department of Transportation is working to fill major holes in the roads and in its budget.
Amarillo, TX - Residents in Northwest Amarillo will soon have an easier access to Loop 335. This comes as the City Commission approved the completion of construction on a section of North Coulter Street,
Amarillo, TX - One day before Amarillo's City Manger retires, the Commission is appointing an interim person to fill the job.
Amarillo, TX - Three Amarillo teenagers remain behind bars this evening following a police chase in east Amarillo.
HOUSTON (AP) - Experts blame declining Medicare reimbursement for hundreds of Texas doctors dropping out of the federal health care program for senior citizens.
Amarillo, TX - A man is in custody suspected of robbing at least two Toot 'n Totums early Monday morning.
(HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that exposure to high levels of organophosphate pesticides, commonly found on berries, celery and other produce, could raise the odds for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children.
NEW YORK – Credit card issuers are still playing "gotcha" with customers.
Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo couple is in Potter County Jail after leading police on a high speed chase.
GUYMON, OKLAHOMA - Almost three thousand developmentally disabled Oklahomans could soon be homeless -- including a sizeable number in the panhandle.
Amarillo, TX - The Nintendo Wii is going places some people thought a video game system could never dream of.
Panhandle, Texas - Too many prisoners and too little space... It's a problem Carson County has been facing for decades, and now a solution is finally in the works.
Amarillo, TX - Late Monday afternoon a wanted fugitive is captured at a home in Amarillo.
Tulia TX - A Tulia woman will soon face a grand jury on charges she injured her ten month old son.
Amarillo, Texas - You could see an increase in your electric bill later this year if a proposed rate increase is approved.
Amarillo, TX - The majority of local producers are almost fully planted with their Spring crops. But now that they're in the ground, wild hogs are rooting them out...
TX - Flooding turned deadly around Texas this past weekend, leaving at least two people dead after all of the stormy weather.
CHICAGO – The number of children hospitalized with dangerous drug-resistant staph infections surged 10-fold in recent years, a study found.
AUSTIN, Texas – With the state facing a budget shortfall of at least $11 billion, Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent almost $600,000 in public money during the past two years to live in a sprawling rental home.
Amarillo, TX - One area industry is asking for a little legislative help tonight. The Texas Farm Bureau recently lobbied legislators to increase the weight limits on trucks.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - A night out turned deadly for a woman in Amarillo after she was run over at the Whiskey River bar.
Amarillo, TX - Police are asking for your help locating the suspect behind an armed robbery in Amarillo.
Amarillo, TX - Two people are dead after a motorcycle accident on South Grand in Amarillo.
Amarillo, TX - A man police say attacked an officer with a box razor knife has been charged with aggravated assault on a peace officer.
HAMMOND, La. – In a major step toward containing a massive Gulf of Mexico oil leak, BP said a mile-long tube was funneling crude Sunday from a blown well to a tanker ship.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Atlantis arrived at the International Space Station on Sunday for what could be its last visit.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - Despite the fact that it's a felony in Texas - stalking cases rarely result in jail time - as victim advocates at Family Support Services in Amarillo see everyday.
ROBERT, La. – BP was confident Saturday its latest attempt to capture much of the oil flowing into the Gulf of Mexico will succeed even as the company disclosed yet another setback in their experiments
Amarillo, TX - A dangerous drug we told you about a few months ago is reaching more teens than ever before.
AMSTERDAM – The 9-year-old Dutch boy who miraculously survived a plane crash in Libya returned to the Netherlands aboard an airborne ambulance.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - More children are ending up in foster care in Texas.
Amarillo, Texas - Secrecy concerns during open meetings are prompting Texas lawmakers to take action.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - A recent shooting involving a local constable prompted NewsChannel 10 to look into what qualifications a constable must meet before they can do their job.
Pampa, TX - Three people are arrested in Gray County and charged with engaging in organized criminal activity.
Amarillo, TX - Twelve area students receive scholarships Thursday evening in NewsChannel10's Power of Knowledge program.
Amarillo, TX - The effects of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico are closer than you may think.
Tulsa, OK - Strong winds, large hail and a possible tornado tore through Oklahoma yesterday, causing more damage to the state.
Amarillo, TX - Police are asking for your help in locating a suspect still on the loose following an Amarillo home invasion.
Clovis, NM - A nine-month pregnant Clovis resident sits in jail tonight after drug paraphernalia was reportedly found in her home.
Amarillo, TX - Two people are in critical condition and another man is in police custody after an accident earlier this evening.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - Animal adoptions are starting to slowly pick back up now that the economy is doing better, but one creature is still being overlooked, so the Humane Society is trying something new.
CANYON, TEXAS - Since the debut of CSI, the TV show, in 2000, people have flooded real CSI classrooms and the job market.
Amarillo, TX - A constable and shoplifting suspect are being questioned this afternoon after a shooting on Amarillo Boulevard.
Clovis, NM - A Muleshoe man is killed after losing control of his truck and rolling it several times.
Amarillo, Texas - A man sets himself on fire inside an Amarillo gas station on Thursday afternoon.
CLOVIS, NEW MEXICO - Vast differences exist in how safe you are depending on where you live -- but it doesn't have to be that way. Tuesday you learned ProtectAmerica.com uses FBI crime statistics to rank
Amarillo, Texas - The Salvation Army in Amarillo might have to do something it's never done before... Tell people "No."
CLOVIS, NEW MEXICO - A Clovis man is in jail on a $25,000 bond for allegedly having child pornography on his computer.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - An area chiropractor accused of sexual assault has had his license suspended.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - The woman who reportedly tried to escape from a moving police car has been moved from the hospital to jail.
Farwell, Texas - An elderly Farwell man is killed in a two vehicle accident in Parmer County early Wednesday morning.
2009 Clovis Police Department Annual Report