Community briefs: LWV, PEO and Amarillo Republican Women to host meetings

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 14:59

The League of Women Voters will host a program meeting on services provided by the Area Agency on Aging at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Saltgrass Steakhouse, 8300 W. Interstate 40, according to a news release.

Randall County Master Gardeners install officers for 2018

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 14:08

Randall County Master Gardeners installed officers for 2018 at its year-end banquet, according to a news release.

Randall County indictments for the week of Jan. 14, 2018

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 13:21

Bobby Don Clayton, 46, Forgery of a financial instrument, enhanced, July 25, 2016

Potter County grand jury indictments for the week of Jan. 14, 2018

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 13:21

Angie Guadian, 40, Possession of marijuana 5lbs or less but more than 4oz, Jan. 31, 2017

Amarillo police: Man stabs woman, punches officer before being booked on murder, other charges

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 13:31

Police arrested a man on charges that include murder Friday night after he allegedly stabbed a woman to death and assaulted an Amarillo Police Department officer.

Black: Vet roped into baiting Braymers

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 21:13

I started out in the cattle business south of the Little Ear Parallel. That line runs about from Fresno to Atlanta. South of that imaginary boundary, cattle with ‘a little ear’ do real well. Braymer and braymer cross are what we’re talkin’ here.

Amarillo City Council approves Western-Hunt to construct downtown ballpark

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 20:30

The Amarillo City Council voted 4-0 Friday during a special meeting to approve Western-Hunt to move forward with the construction of the downtown ballpark, with the builders taking at risk management responsibility.

Former Man of the Year B.R. Barfield left lasting impact on Amarillo community

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 20:35

Bourdon Rea “B.R.” Barfield, a fourth-generation Amarilloan who served the community for decades and was named the Amarillo Globe-News Man of the Year in 1987, will be laid to rest Tuesday.

An Amarillo story: Special screening of ‘Bomb City’ coming to Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 19:31

For a group of Amarillo filmmakers, the end of a long, emotional roller-coaster ride is in sight.