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  • Amarillo College's LITE luncheon raising disability awareness

    Amarillo College's LITE luncheon raising disability awareness

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:16 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:16:33 GMT
    Amarillo College (Source: KFDA)Amarillo College (Source: KFDA)
    Amarillo College (Source: KFDA)Amarillo College (Source: KFDA)

    A community-wide luncheon at Amarillo College will raise awareness and funding for those living with disabilities.

    A community-wide luncheon at Amarillo College will raise awareness and funding for those living with disabilities.

  • Extra Innings Team of the Week: Frenship Tigers

    Extra Innings Team of the Week: Frenship Tigers

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:14:18 GMT
    Extra Innings Team of the Week: Frenship TigersExtra Innings Team of the Week: Frenship Tigers
    Extra Innings Team of the Week: Frenship TigersExtra Innings Team of the Week: Frenship Tigers

    The Frenship Tigers are the Extra Innings Team of the Week. 

    The Frenship Tigers are the Extra Innings Team of the Week. 

  • Phillips 66 warns of possible fuel shortages after issue at refinery

    Phillips 66 warns of possible fuel shortages after issue at refinery

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:08:56 GMT
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA

    Phillips 66 is helping provide alternate fuel sources to Lubbock and Amarillo after a maintenance issue at their Borger refinery. 

    Phillips 66 is helping provide alternate fuel sources to Lubbock and Amarillo after a maintenance issue at their Borger refinery. 

  • MSU Tennis sweep LSC Conference Tournaments

    MSU Tennis sweep LSC Conference Tournaments

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:08:47 GMT
    The 18th annual MSU Book Fair begins tomorrow. (Source: MSU)The 18th annual MSU Book Fair begins tomorrow. (Source: MSU)
    The 18th annual MSU Book Fair begins tomorrow. (Source: MSU)The 18th annual MSU Book Fair begins tomorrow. (Source: MSU)
    BACK TO BACK! 14th-ranked Mustangs crowned as LSC champs No. 14 Midwestern State claimed its fourth Lone Star Conference Postseason Tournament championship in the last five seasons with a 5-4 win over Cameron Saturday at the HEB Tennis Center.   With the win, the Mustangs received the LSC's automatic bid to the NCAA postseason for the sixth consecutive season. The NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Tennis Selection Shows stream live on NCAA.com at 7 and 7:30...
    BACK TO BACK! 14th-ranked Mustangs crowned as LSC champs No. 14 Midwestern State claimed its fourth Lone Star Conference Postseason Tournament championship in the last five seasons with a 5-4 win over Cameron Saturday at the HEB Tennis Center.   With the win, the Mustangs received the LSC's automatic bid to the NCAA postseason for the sixth consecutive season. The NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Tennis Selection Shows stream live on NCAA.com at 7 and 7:30...
  • River Road students participating in Earth Day activities

    River Road students participating in Earth Day activities

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:59:23 GMT
    Source: River Road ISDSource: River Road ISD
    Source: River Road ISDSource: River Road ISD

    Students at River Road ISD are giving back to Mother Nature to celebrate Earth Day this week.

    Students at River Road ISD are giving back to Mother Nature to celebrate Earth Day this week.

  • AAM&W warns of rescue falsely accepting donations

    AAM&W warns of rescue falsely accepting donations

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:48:57 GMT
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA

    Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare is warning residents about a rescue that claims to be working with them.

    Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare is warning residents about a rescue that claims to be working with them.

  • 'Don't Mess with Fritch Texas Trash Off': Residents get hands on cleaning up the town for Earth Day

    'Don't Mess with Fritch Texas Trash Off': Residents get hands on cleaning up the town for Earth Day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:36:57 GMT
    Source: Project Fritch AmericaSource: Project Fritch America

    Project Fritch America is giving residents a hands on opportunity to keep Fritch beautiful.

    Project Fritch America is giving residents a hands on opportunity to keep Fritch beautiful.

  • Crews fish truck out of Sabine

    Crews fish truck out of Sabine

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:12:44 GMT
    An unusual call out for water rescue in one East Texas town, as a truck has to be fished out of the Sabine River. It happened Saturday at the boat launch ramp in Lakeport at the river bridge on highway 149. Fishermen had been putting their boats in and out of the water at the Lakeport ramp all day,  but one entry into the water didn't go as planned. The driver was out of the truck when."It came out of gear, went into the river. Fortunately, it was a vehicle with nobody i...
    An unusual call out for water rescue in one East Texas town, as a truck has to be fished out of the Sabine River. It happened Saturday at the boat launch ramp in Lakeport at the river bridge on highway 149. Fishermen had been putting their boats in and out of the water at the Lakeport ramp all day,  but one entry into the water didn't go as planned. The driver was out of the truck when."It came out of gear, went into the river. Fortunately, it was a vehicle with nobody i...
  • Amarillo lane closure report

    Amarillo lane closure report

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:45 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:45:47 GMT
    SOURCE: KFDASOURCE: KFDA

    ?With the start of the new work week comes new lane closures that could make travel difficult for Amarillo residents.

    ?With the start of the new work week comes new lane closures that could make travel difficult for Amarillo residents.

  • Famous astronaut visits Midland

    Famous astronaut visits Midland

    (Source: KWES)(Source: KWES)
    (Source: KWES)(Source: KWES)

    Colonel Eileen Collins visited Midland's Museum of the Southwest this weekend for an astronomy day celebration. Collins was the first woman in history to pilot a space shuttle. 

    Colonel Eileen Collins visited Midland's Museum of the Southwest this weekend for an astronomy day celebration. Collins was the first woman in history to pilot a space shuttle. 

  • Former presidents, first ladies pay tribute to Barbara Bush

    Former presidents, first ladies pay tribute to Barbara Bush

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:31 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:31:30 GMT
    Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George H. W. Bush stood with First Lady Melania Trump and former first ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, and Hillary Clinton. (Source: Jim McGrath)Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George H. W. Bush stood with First Lady Melania Trump and former first ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, and Hillary Clinton. (Source: Jim McGrath)
    Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George H. W. Bush stood with First Lady Melania Trump and former first ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, and Hillary Clinton. (Source: Jim McGrath)Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George H. W. Bush stood with First Lady Melania Trump and former first ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, and Hillary Clinton. (Source: Jim McGrath)

    Four presidents came together to honor the life of former First Lady Barbara Bush on Sunday, and now, the photo that captured that moment is going viral.

    Four presidents came together to honor the life of former First Lady Barbara Bush on Sunday, and now, the photo that captured that moment is going viral.

  • ETX elementary school closes due to roof leakage

    ETX elementary school closes due to roof leakage

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:11:27 GMT
    (Source: Elysian Fields Facebook)(Source: Elysian Fields Facebook)

    Students at Elysian Fields Elementary School will not attend school Monday morning since the school will be closed. 

    Students at Elysian Fields Elementary School will not attend school Monday morning since the school will be closed. 

  • Crews work to clear Texarkana train derailment

    Crews work to clear Texarkana train derailment

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:35 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:35:40 GMT
    Crews are working to clear a train derailment in Texarkana, Texas, Sunday afternoon. (Source: Jack Robertson)Crews are working to clear a train derailment in Texarkana, Texas, Sunday afternoon. (Source: Jack Robertson)

    Crews are working to clear a train derailment in Texarkana, TX, Sunday afternoon. 

    Crews are working to clear a train derailment in Texarkana, TX, Sunday afternoon. 

  • Nacogdoches group celebrates Earth Day

    Nacogdoches group celebrates Earth Day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:29:57 GMT
    Photo: KTREPhoto: KTRE

    Across the nation many people celebrated the Earth Day which started 48 years ago after a massive oil spill in California. Fast forward to today, the conversation revolves on conserving water according to organizers with Resilient Nacogdoches where its widely known that East Texas has an abundant resources of natural water. "Children grow up knowing that food, you just buy it, but you can grow it. We need water of course for growing gardens. It's something that we...

    Across the nation many people celebrated the Earth Day which started 48 years ago after a massive oil spill in California. Fast forward to today, the conversation revolves on conserving water according to organizers with Resilient Nacogdoches where its widely known that East Texas has an abundant resources of natural water. "Children grow up knowing that food, you just buy it, but you can grow it. We need water of course for growing gardens. It's something that we...

  • Texas Panhandle War Memorial recognizes veterans of three different wars

    Texas Panhandle War Memorial recognizes veterans of three different wars

    Sunday, April 22 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-04-22 22:42:10 GMT
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA

    Area veterans were honored on Sunday at Randall County Veterans Park.

    Area veterans were honored on Sunday at Randall County Veterans Park.

  • No. 4 Red Raiders fall in series finale 12-5

    No. 4 Red Raiders fall in series finale 12-5

    Sunday, April 22 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-04-22 22:22:08 GMT
    Tim Tadlock (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)Tim Tadlock (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)
    Tim Tadlock (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)Tim Tadlock (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)

    The Red Raider baseball teams six-game winning streak came to an end Sunday afternoon after falling No. 14 Oklahoma, 12-5.

    The Red Raider baseball teams six-game winning streak came to an end Sunday afternoon after falling No. 14 Oklahoma, 12-5.

  • Vote Lubbock releases list of early voting locations for city, school elections

    Vote Lubbock releases list of early voting locations for city, school elections

    Sunday, April 22 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-04-22 22:03:06 GMT
    (Souce: KCBD)(Souce: KCBD)

    Early voting will open for local city and school elections on Monday and will close on May 1. 

    Early voting will open for local city and school elections on Monday and will close on May 1. 

  • Three teens hurt after intoxicated driver causes accident

    Three teens hurt after intoxicated driver causes accident

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-04-22 16:18:51 GMT

    Bryan police say they arrested a man after he caused an accident that sent three teenagers to the hospital.

    Bryan police say they arrested a man after he caused an accident that sent three teenagers to the hospital.

  • Thousands attend Barbara Bush's funeral

    Thousands attend Barbara Bush's funeral

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:57:44 GMT

    The funeral services have been set for former first lady Barbara Bush.   

    The funeral services have been set for former first lady Barbara Bush.   

  • Man killed in Longview accident Saturday night identified

    Man killed in Longview accident Saturday night identified

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:36:24 GMT
    Longview police have identified the man who died in a crash Saturday night. According to police, Wilbert Hawkins, 58, died after being hit by a car in the 3900 block of West Loop 281. According to reports, Hawkins got out of his car after it stopped working in the inside lane of westbound West Loop 281. Several cars stopped to prevent from hitting Hawkins’ car. A 2015 Nissan Titan, driven by Julio Martinez, 38, of Longview, moved into the turning lane of westbound ...
    Longview police have identified the man who died in a crash Saturday night. According to police, Wilbert Hawkins, 58, died after being hit by a car in the 3900 block of West Loop 281. According to reports, Hawkins got out of his car after it stopped working in the inside lane of westbound West Loop 281. Several cars stopped to prevent from hitting Hawkins’ car. A 2015 Nissan Titan, driven by Julio Martinez, 38, of Longview, moved into the turning lane of westbound ...
  • Boss Sweet Potato Queen attends Barbara Bush's funeral

    Boss Sweet Potato Queen attends Barbara Bush's funeral

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:52:22 GMT

    Mississippi author of 9 best-selling books and "boss" Sweet Potato Queen Jill Conner Brown attended Former First Lady Barbara Bush's funeral Saturday afternoon. 

    Mississippi author of 9 best-selling books and "boss" Sweet Potato Queen Jill Conner Brown attended Former First Lady Barbara Bush's funeral Saturday afternoon. 

  • Connecting the physical to the spiritual: Studio offering free outdoor yoga on Earth Day

    Connecting the physical to the spiritual: Studio offering free outdoor yoga on Earth Day

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:22:07 GMT
    Yoga (Source: KFDA)Yoga (Source: KFDA)
    Yoga (Source: KFDA)Yoga (Source: KFDA)

    Earth Day is Sunday and for those interested in taking a physical wellbeing approach to the day, a local yoga studio is offering free activities to participate in.

    Earth Day is Sunday and for those interested in taking a physical wellbeing approach to the day, a local yoga studio is offering free activities to participate in.

  • Second Chance Prom to benefit Martha's Home on their 30th Anniversary

    Second Chance Prom to benefit Martha's Home on their 30th Anniversary

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:18 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:18:15 GMT
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA

    Tonight's theme was the "Diamond Anniversary" to celebrate the 10th Annual Second Chance Prom and the 30th Anniversary of Martha's Home.

    Tonight's theme was the "Diamond Anniversary" to celebrate the 10th Annual Second Chance Prom and the 30th Anniversary of Martha's Home.

  • FirstCapital Bank hosting free document shredding this week

    FirstCapital Bank hosting free document shredding this week

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:14:30 GMT
    Source: FCB TexasSource: FCB Texas

    FirstCapital Bank is holding a free shred week to ensure that your personal information stays personal.

    FirstCapital Bank is holding a free shred week to ensure that your personal information stays personal.

  • Longview traffic advisory: Lanes closed on Loop 281

    Longview traffic advisory: Lanes closed on Loop 281

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:11:47 GMT
    The Longview Police Department has stated that both north and southbound lanes of West Loop 281 is closed. The road is closed from Cotton to Enterprise has been closed due to an accident. Drivers are urged to use alternate routes if traveling in this area.  Motorists are currently being detoured around this location.   Copyright 2018 KLTV. All rights reserved.
    The Longview Police Department has stated that both north and southbound lanes of West Loop 281 is closed. The road is closed from Cotton to Enterprise has been closed due to an accident. Drivers are urged to use alternate routes if traveling in this area.  Motorists are currently being detoured around this location.   Copyright 2018 KLTV. All rights reserved.
  • Tech Softball falls to Iowa State 7-5

    Tech Softball falls to Iowa State 7-5

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:46:28 GMT
    Tech Softball (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)Tech Softball (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)
    Tech Softball (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)Tech Softball (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)

    The Red Raider softball team got out to an early lead but ultimately dropped a 7-5 decision against Iowa State.

    The Red Raider softball team got out to an early lead but ultimately dropped a 7-5 decision against Iowa State.

  • Class project has students focus on community concerns

    Class project has students focus on community concerns

    (Source: KWES)(Source: KWES)
    (Source: KWES)(Source: KWES)

    A class project has several UTPB students more committed to their community. It all took place in a small groups communication course, where Professor Kevin Thompson assigned groups to identify a problem within their community, and then strategize a solution for it. "

    A class project has several UTPB students more committed to their community. It all took place in a small groups communication course, where Professor Kevin Thompson assigned groups to identify a problem within their community, and then strategize a solution for it. "

  • Conference brings experts, enthusiasts in all things paranormal to Tyler

    Conference brings experts, enthusiasts in all things paranormal to Tyler

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:02 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:02:17 GMT
    (Source: KLTV News Staff)(Source: KLTV News Staff)

    Ghost stories and haunted houses have long been a popular past time, but just how much truth is there to the legends? "As Shakespeare said there are more things in heaven and earth then are in your books,” says Big Foot Expert Jeff Hurley. “There are things we don't understand." At the April 21, Paranormal Conference, experts in the subject came together to further explore their theories. 

    Ghost stories and haunted houses have long been a popular past time, but just how much truth is there to the legends? "As Shakespeare said there are more things in heaven and earth then are in your books,” says Big Foot Expert Jeff Hurley. “There are things we don't understand." At the April 21, Paranormal Conference, experts in the subject came together to further explore their theories. 

  • Health workers warn about bats with rabies

    Health workers warn about bats with rabies

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-04-22 00:19:52 GMT
    East Texas animal control officers are warning the public to be watchful of bats that may carry rabies. Of the 17 calls this year to Longview animal control for bats, 6 bats were tested for rabies, 11 were released by the persons that were exposed to them. "Often time people that get rabies from bats, don't realize they've come in contact with one. People are the thing we can't control and that's who we have to get the message to," says Longview animal control officer Chr...
    East Texas animal control officers are warning the public to be watchful of bats that may carry rabies. Of the 17 calls this year to Longview animal control for bats, 6 bats were tested for rabies, 11 were released by the persons that were exposed to them. "Often time people that get rabies from bats, don't realize they've come in contact with one. People are the thing we can't control and that's who we have to get the message to," says Longview animal control officer Chr...
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