Penny Kmitt

Penny Kmitt

NewsChannel 10 Reporter

Penny Kmitt is a weekday morning news show reporter for News Channel 10.

She is from a small suburb outside of Cleveland, OH.

Penny has spent that past four years living and learning in Washington, DC at American University, where she obtained a bachelor's degree with a double major in Journalism and American Studies.

While in college, she interned for Bravo! at NBC Universal in New York City and also spent a semester studying abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Additionally, Penny has spent the past year being the sideline reporter for The Patriot League Network, providing live coverage for American University's Division I Men's and Women's basketball teams.

When not at the news station, Penny loves taking workout classes and trying new restaurants around the city.

She is so excited to explore Amarillo and share interesting stories with the community!

Recent Articles by Penny

  Early voting in Texas begins today

  Amarillo woman creates support group for those who lost loved ones to COVID-19

  Texas Tech Veterinary School honors student with scholarship

  Downtown library’s new MakerSpace to be completed by June

  Lone Star Ballet returns to the stage after a year of no performances

  ‘We can’t find the help’: Amarillo restaurant owners struggle to find employees

  New in Amarillo: GoldenLight, H2O Bar, Hook & Reel come to Southwest Amarillo

  Scam alert: Sod Poodles create new ‘Soddies Sell Back’ program as ticket scams rise

  High Plains Food Bank expands ‘Scouting for Food’ donation options

  I-40 underpass at Georgia Street to close for bridge rehabilitation project

  Amarillo’s new film studio creates debut program for kids, features local businesses

  Randall County officials looking for missing 22-year-old woman

  Amarillo Art Institute finalizes $6.5M plans to renovate Sunset Center

  Helium Road closes as TxDOT continues work on $1.5 billion State Loop improvements

  Amarillo Zoo prepares to host spring events as state reopens

  New in Amarillo: Mitch’s BBQ, House of Donuts, Braum’s expand dining options across town

  Tattoo shops see increased demand as customers get ‘memorial tattoos’ to commemorate loved ones

  Amarillo Public Library returns to normal hours, plans for hybrid summer reading program

  New in Amarillo: Retail options expand as state reopens

  Amarillo bars weigh benefits of food service as city prepares to reinstate regulations

  ‘Many of us called her mom’: Community reacts to killing of Amarillo bar owner

  Man arrested after owner of Rumors Bar killed in shooting

  Amarillo Zoo offers events for first time since pandemic, featuring new Zoo Tours

  Window on a Wider World hosts 7th annual student art show

  Amarillo blood donor wins new car from Coffee Memorial Blood Center

  Amarillo allergists predict worst allergy season in decades

  Amarillo retailers work to promote ‘impulse buying’ online

  New in Amarillo: Three diverse food trucks offer creative dishes on the go

  Dairy producers affected by winter storms, milk supply impacted

  Lake Tanglewood Lions Club raises $30k to benefit 15 area organizations