Blaze extinguished at Texas petrochemicals facility

International Terminals Company said the blaze in Deer Park was extinguished as of 3 a.m. Wednesday. The fire began Sunday at the facility southeast of Houston, sending a huge, dark plume of smoke thousands of feet in the air, though officials said air quality remained safe.
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  WWII soldier’s remains returned home to Utah 74 years after his death

Decades later, a German man, Adolf Hagedorn, found the crash site, and the digging began to find the plane.

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  Overturned semi-trucks taken into towing lots and repair shops after wind storm

Parmer County Sheriff’s Office looking for girl who called 911 when her mother collapsed

  WTAMU partners with area colleges for dual admission program

Reagor-Dykes Customer Relief? TT&L issues may be resolved soon

  Grass fire in Carson County contained

The Panhandle Fire Department was dispatched to a grass fire in Carson County on Tuesday afternoon at the 85 mile marker on I-40.
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  Texas man calls professionals for ‘few’ snakes under house; 45 removed

The homeowner discovered the rattlesnakes when he went into a crawl space to see why his cable service was acting up.

Amarillo Women’s Network to host award ceremony

  Amarillo League of Women Voters’ March meeting to cover identity theft

  Amarillo Matters ramping up funding campaign for Texas Tech Veterinary School

  Panhandle High School honoring alumni who served in the military

  APD’s ‘Crime of the Week’ seeking Caprock High School burglary suspects

  Clarendon College student killed in accident on campus Monday night

  Amarillo offering curbside cart replacements free of charge after Wednesday’s wind event

  Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare to waive reclaim fees after last week’s wind event

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  Mom throws kids from third story of building to save them from fire

Trapped inside on the burning third story was O'Sheana Harrison and her kids, all under the age of 3. Four Des Moines officers are being hailed as heroes for their efforts to save the family.

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  West Texas A&M advances to the Elite 8 after 89-70 win over St. Edwards

  Buffs moving on to St. Edwards after defeating Texas A&M Commerce

The Buffs take down their conference rival for the fourth time this season.

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  Center for the Study of the American West to host upcoming events

  Amarillo VA expands VA Video Connect to all patients

  Iowa State University students pay it forward to Amarillo’s youth

  1 dead after Wednesday wreck at Hastings and Western in Amarillo

Registration open for Kids, Inc. track and tennis

Registration is now open online for Kids, Inc. track and tennis.
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  Wednesday is the last supermoon of 2019, and actually it’s a super worm moon

It's the vernal equinox, a super worm moon - so much happening in the night skies on Wednesday.

  Area organizations team up to create alcohol and drug prevention program

  Amarillo EDC appoints new president and CEO

League of Women Voters hosting discussion on identity theft

Amarillo area lane closures