S.E. 3rd Ave. Paving Project set for Monday

The City of Amarillo Street Division will conduct a paving repair project on Monday Aug. 26 on S.E. Third Ave. between Grant Street and Arthur Street. b

  Corvette Caravan to pass through Amarillo on the way to Bowling Green, Kentucky

  Free health clinic in Amarillo set for Sunday

You’re invited to be a real slacker at this year’s Slack-A-Thon

Block Party fun in downtown Amarillo heralds 75th annual Boys Ranch Rodeo

Amarillo Zoo seeking volunteers and educational interns

Make a furry Build-A-Bear friend at Amarillo Walmart

Continued Coverage

  Free GED classes offered to women on probation in Texas Panhandle

  Veterans Resource Center hosting 5th anniversary event this week

Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas launching new program aimed at empowering communities

  Texas Air and Space Museum to host Tribute to Greatest Generation

  Amarillo Area Foundation to host 1st graduation ceremony of Nonprofit Leadership Academy

  City of Amarillo hosting meeting for upcoming utility projects in the Woodlands, La Paloma subdivisions

Amarillo residents to expect lane closures on Soncy this week

Starting on Wednesday and Thursday, Aug 21 and 22, sealcoat crews will be active on Soncy Rd. from I-40 south to 45th Ave.

  High Plains Food Bank to host registration in Dalhart for Commodity Supplemental Food Program

The High Plains Food Bank will host a registration event for the Commodity Supplemental Food Program in Dalhart next week.

  Amarillo ISD to give $125 to teachers, other staff for school supplies

The Amarillo Independent School District Board of Trustees approved an agenda item to give $125 to teachers, counselors, nurses and librarians for school supplies.

  Amarillo Downtown Library recognized as Family Place Library

The Amarillo Downtown Library will host a presentation regarding the library’s recognition as a member of the Family Place Libraries™ national network.

  Amarillo VA Health Care System to host town hall this week

Faith City Mission to host grand opening for new building

Amarillo area beef and dairy communities come together for Snack Pak 4 Kids

High Plains Food Bank to begin distributions of free, fresh produce this fall at Amarillo College

  Amarillo ISD schools see results from 2017 bond construction project

  Amarillo area lane closures

Amarillo Gun Club to host Randall County 4-H Booster Bust tournament

Starting on Sept 7 at the Amarillo Gun Club off of 4521 S Osage, the Randall County 4-H will be open to 5-person teams, 5-person 4-H youth teams, and individual shooters.

  Good News: Author uses wooden crafts to help inspire others in tough times

Mark Phillips enjoys making wooden crafts. It’s a past time that developed during a tough stage of his life when he was nearly killed in an accident.

Volunteers needed for Saturdays at the HPFB’s garden

High Plains Food Bank is searching for volunteers for the Garden for Saturdays, starting on Aug 17, for the 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. shifts.

Murder victim’s mother releases statement after Matthew Jones search goes national

The search for murder suspect Matthew Dillon Jones was picked up by the show Live PD after Jones was spotted in the Tierra Grande neighborhood on foot last week.

Perryton ISD partnering with Ochiltree General Hospital to open new daycare

The Ranger Roundup Learning Center will open its doors on a limited basis on Monday, Aug. 10 as a joint project of Perryton ISD and Ochiltree General Hospital.

Area credit unions working to make miracles happen for children in the hospital

14 credit unions are joining together to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network now through September 9.

Drivers to expect road closures on Avondale Street this week

Drivers can expect road closures along Avondale Street this week.

Amarillo resident to be featured on National Down Syndrome Society Times Square Video

An Amarillo resident will be featured in New York City as part of the National Down Syndrome Society’s Times Square Video presentation.

  Governor’s Small Business Forum aims to provide helpful advice to women in business

The State of Texas will host the Governor’s Small Business Forum for women in Amarillo, Texas on September 19.

Amarillo ISD now offering elevated high school diploma

The Amarillo Independent School District will begin offering a new opportunity this school year.

Amarillo police and firefighters welcome kids to the 1st day of school

To start off the school year on a positive note, officers from the Amarillo Police Department and firefighters from the Amarillo Fire Department welcomed students to their first day of school.

Registration underway for Dodge for a Cause Dodgeball Tournament

Registration is underway for the 3rd Annual Dodge for a Cause Dodgeball Tournament.

Texas Panhandle teachers continue to seek supplies through #ClearTheList movement

A movement to fulfill teacher’s classroom wish lists in time to go back to school has continued to trend on social media.

  Pantex ‘White Train’ on display at Amarillo Railroad Museum to be restored

For 30 years beginning in the 1950's, the Department of Energy considered the White Train the safest transit for military cargo out of the Pantex Plant.

This Weekend in the Panhandle

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, we’ve got you covered.

  New Neighbor ‘HUB’ program introduced to adults ages 50 and older

To help stay connected with the community the Amarillo Parks and Recreation Department introduces Neighbor ‘HUB’ program.

  Sign up your team for the Dodge for a Cause Dodgeball Tournament to benefit the Maverick Elite Wrestling Club

The cost is $25 per person, with each team consisting of 6 to 8 players. All eligible dodge ballers must be at last 15 years old.

Sundown Lane and River Road High School teachers honored as 2020 Teachers of the Year

Region 16 has announced the elementary and secondary teachers of the year.

Heal the City hosting back-to-school immunization event, unveiling facility this weekend

This weekend, Heal the City is unveiling phase two of its facility called The Nest and is helping children get ready for the new school year with an immunization clinic.

Applications open for Amarillo Police Department Citizens Academy

The Amarillo Police Department has opened up applications for the 26th Amarillo Police Department Citizens Academy.

  Boots and Badges to play softball charity game at Hodgetown

Amarillo firefighters and law enforcement will play ball to raise money on Saturday evening at Hodgetown.

  2019 Braids and Fades happening this weekend

The 2019 Braids and Fades event is happening this weekend.

Don Harrington Discovery Center to host Discover for $1

The Don Harrington Discovery Center will host Discover for $1 this Friday, August 9.

Harwell and Cook Orthodontics offering mouthguards to help protect student athletes this sports season

Harwell and Cook Orthodontics is working to help student athletes protect their mouths this sports season.

Salvation Army giving back-to-school supplies on Thursday

The Salvation Army is host a back-to-school event for children this Thursday.

  New warehouse coming to Amarillo promises to increase the city’s economic development

The project of a new warehouse in Amarillo is promising to increase economic development in the city.

  The Darden Foundation grants $3,000 to High Plains Food Bank

The Darden Foundation has granted the High Plains Food Bank $3,000 to help provide hunger relief to families in the Texas Panhandle.

Clovis Police Department to participate in National Night Out

The Clovis Police Department will participate in National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6.

  Mendota Ranch offers one of a kind shooting experience

An aerial shooting experience like no other, that was once only offered to snipers in the military, is now being offered to everyone.

Tickets available for Una Gran Cena fundraising dinner

Tickets are available for the Una Gran Cena fundraising dinner for the Amarillo Wesley Community Center.

Roosevelt County hosting public meetings to discuss Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan

The Roosevelt County Commissioners will consider the ICIP at their regular meeting on August 13.

League of Women Voters hosting voter registration at AMA-CON

The League of Women Voters will host a voter registration table at the AMA-CON convention this weekend.

Discovery Center hosting Wizarding School for Harry Potter fans

Calling all Muggles! The Don Harrington Discovery Center is hosting a Wizarding School for Harry Potter Fans.

You’re invited to the 2nd annual Tule Creek Family Fest in Tulia

You’re invited to the 2nd annual Tule Creek Family Fest in Tulia this weekend.

Northside Toy Drive hosting Chillin’ & Grillin’ Family BBQ

The Northside Toy Drive will host a Chillin’ & Grillin’ Family BBQ this weekend.

  Amarillo residents will soon see a new school, doggy daycare and McDonald’s upgrade

Another round of businesses opening their doors to people in Amarillo

  Spicer Gripp Memorial Roping event to take place this week

The Spicer Gripp Memorial Roping event will take place this week in Hereford.

  Heart Glo Family Walk and Run happening this weekend

You can help honor those affected by congenital heart defects this week with the nonprofit Mended Little Hearts of Amarillo.

Amarillo City Transit meeting to focus on proposed fare changes, route modifications

The next Amarillo City Transit meeting will focus on proposed fare changes and route modifications.

Amarillo organizations participate in Fill the Bus campaign

The Amarillo area’s Fill the Bus campaign has kicked off to help kids receive back-to-school supplies.

5 Texas Panhandle communities hosting Wild & Free on 83

Five communities in the Texas Panhandle are coming together to host Wild & Free on 83.

City council meeting to be replaced by team training this week

A time to build a team and look at big issues and goals will replace Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Amarillo City Council.

San Jacinto Neighborhood Plan meeting set for Tuesday

The public is invited to discuss revitalization plans for the San Jacinto neighborhood meeting Tuesday evening in southwest Amarillo.

Let your nerd show at AMA-CON this weekend

AMA-CON is from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday and from noon to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday at the Amarillo Civic Center Complex, located at 401 S. Buchanan St.

  Industry leaders discuss what brings people to Canadian

With oil and gas and agriculture leading Canadian’s economy, they have created two conferences to allow people in the industry to dive deeper and learn about the latest industry updates with expert speakers.

  Taking a look at the transformation of The Citadelle Art Museum

People from all over the world, including former presidents, have come to see The Mansion at the Citadelle that has a world class art museum.

  The Canadian Wildcats have unfinished business in 2019

As the 2019 season approaches, the Canadian Wildcats will look to finish where they left off last season.

  Sunset Park to receive electrical upgrade for events

Sunset Park in Canadian will receive an electrical upgrade.

  The Last Cowboy’s Court being refurbished into 1950’s chic boutique

If you’re heading to Canadian or passing through and looking for an adventure, you can stay at one of Canadian’s most popular places to lodge.

  River Valley Pioneer Museum captures history, preserves stories for future generations

If you want to explore eastern Texas Panhandle history, you can stop at the River Valley Pioneer Museum in Canadian.

  Memorial service honoring fallen firefighters in historic refinery explosion

A memorial service in Dumas will honor fallen heroes who died in the 1956 Shamrock McKee Refinery Explosion.

Beat the heat with Amarillo Zoo animals

With the summer heating up, you’re invited to see how the Amarillo Zoo keeps its animals cool.

  Volunteer nurses and funding needed to kick-start Amarillo Hopeline program

In order to start the Amarillo Hopeline program on time, it’s asking for help with more funding and volunteer nurses.

Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico announces SNAP program to serve low-income families

The Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico recently launched a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to better serve low-income families.

You’re invited to The National Day of the Cowboy this weekend

The event runs 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame and Museum in Amarillo, located at 2601 Interstate 40 East.

25th annual Original Harley Party set for Saturday

The 25th annual Original Harley Party is set for Saturday in downtown Amarillo.

  Clovis residents encouraged to be creative for “Tag, You’re It” contest

The City of Clovis is searching for the perfect tagline to kick off their Small Business Saturday Kickoff event by hosting the "Tag, You're It" contest.

Dairy Queen giving back to the community for Miracle Treat Day

Participating Dairy Queen locations will be offering $1 Blizzards for Miracle Treat Day.