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Identical twins named valedictorian and salutatorian at Amarillo High School  KLTV

Aside from being identical twins, the boys are the leaders of Amarillo High School's graduating class.



Amarillo ISD AD names first male coach in Amarillo High volleyball history  abc7amarillo.com

Amarillo Independent School District Athletics Director has announced that Mike Moffitt has been named the new head volleyball coach for Amarillo High School ...



Amarillo High School Volleyball Is Officially a Mess  mix941kmxj.com

We didn't think we would find out which Amarillo High School parent, put enough pressure on their Volleyball coach, that she resigned, and now we have.



Archer Twins Named Valedictorian and Salutatorian at Amarillo High  MyHighPlains.com

There are 490 students in the Class of 2019 at Amarillo High School. Truman and Sawyer are at the top of their class.



Amarillo ISD Superintendent's Scholars honored for academic excellence  KFDA

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo ISD's Superintendent's Scholarship Program celebrates the hard work of students throughout the district. “It recognizes ...



Additional complaints filed to Amarillo ISD officials surrounding Kori Clements resignation  KFDA

Additional complaints have been filed surrounding the resignation of Amarillo High's volleyball coach Kori Clements.



Complaint filed to TEA against AISD board member surrounding resignation of Coach Clements  KFDA

A formal complaint has been filed against an Amarillo ISD school board member surrounding the resignation of Amarillo High School's volleyball coach.



AISD Board of Trustees member at center of volleyball coach controversy resigning  abc7amarillo.com

An Amarillo Independent School District Board of Trustees member mired in controversy surrounding the resignation of a former Amarillo High school volleyball ...



Concerned parents form coalition, call for investigation into AISD's involvement in Coach Clements resignation  KFDA

A group of concerned parents are calling for an outside, independent investigation into the resignation of Amarillo High School's volleyball coach, Kori Clements.



Appeal filed after Amarillo ISD board denies complaint  KFDA

A concerned parent has filed an appeal after the Amarillo ISD board of trustees denied his complaint.



AISD board member surrounding resignation of Coach Clements submits resignation letter  KFDA

The Amarillo ISD Board will consider accepting the resignation of Board Trustee Renee McCown, who submitted her resignation letter last Friday.



Amarillo NAACP awards scholarships to area students  MyHighPlains.com

More than 50 students around our area were given scholarships by the Amarillo NAACP branch.



AISD Superintendent responds to complaint in regards to AISD trustee  KFDA

Amarillo Independent School District Superintendent Doug Loomis has issued a response to the complaint filed by Dr. Marc Henson regarding the resignation of ...



TEA denies jurisdiction in complaint filed against AISD school board member  KFDA

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) has denied jurisdiction in the case of the complaint filed against an Amarillo Independent School District school board ...



'King of the Wing' pits Amarillo high school coaches in wing-eating challenge  KFDA

High school coaches around the area will compete for the title of King of the Wing while supporting a good cause.



Local Amarillo High School Student Kyle Thacker is Missing  mix941kmxj.com

Family, friends and police need your help in locating a missing teenager in the Amarillo Area.



Windows on the past: Amarillo Highs history  Amarillo.com

Amarillo's city hall, once located at 1200 S. Polk St., was rented to the city's school board for $1 for the use of the town's rising need for school house space.



Kori Clements is next head volleyball coach at Amarillo High  KFDA

Amarillo High School will soon have a new head volleyball coach.



Former Cedar Park HS volleyball coach stands up to politics  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — High school athletics is suppose to be the purest form of sports on any level. No endorsements, no contracts, no major TV network deals and ...



Chad Dunnam named Amarillo High new head football coach  KFDA

Chad Duncan has been approved by the Amarillo Independent School district to be the next head football coach and Athletic Director at Amarillo High School.



Amarillo High School Students Start Organization to Feed Needy & Homeless  MyHighPlains

RLC Amarillo is always looking for new restaurants to partner with, as well as volunteers to help pick up food.



Tascosa, Amarillo High get new principals; AISD rethinks clusters  Amarillo.com

Tascosa and Amarillo high schools are getting new principals next school year because of retirements, Amarillo Independent School District announced ...



Amarillo ISD Releases Statement After Coach's Death  MyHighPlains

AMARILLO, Texas - An Amarillo High School coach died, this morning. People in the coaching community and those with ties to Amarillo High say the coach ...



Tascosa grad Plunk wins Blair Cherry Award  abc7amarillo.com

The annual Blair Cherry award, honoring the top college football player from one of the four Amarillo Independent School District schools was presented on ...



Beilue: Amarillo High nomad class marks 40 years  Amarillo.com

There was air-conditioning, blessed cold air. That was new to them when the seniors walked through the doors for the first time. But windows, where were the ...



Beilue: Old Amarillo High becomes history - literally  Amarillo.com

A drive down Polk Street for Rita Bryant often gives her a queasy feeling when she heads past where her high school once dominated several blocks."I feel like ...



Blazing a trail from the Panhandle: NASA's first female chief flight director grew up in Amarillo  KFDA

Growing up in the Panhandle, Holly Ridings graduated from Tascosa High School in 1992 and still has family in the area. Now, she is the first female chief flight ...



Amarillo ISD poised to have second straight year of lower enrollment  Amarillo.com

Preliminary numbers from Amarillo Independent School District signal a second straight year of declining enrollment.According to a district spokeswoman, ...



Amarillo High School ranks in nation's top schools  KFDA

Amarillo High School ranks in the top ten percent of best public schools across the country.



Amarillo High apologizes to Caprock for context of pep rally  Amarillo.com

According to several social media messages published on Thursday, an incident allegedly occurred during an Amarillo High School "fiesta" themed pep rally ...



Windows on the past: The origin of Palo Duro High School in the 1950s  Amarillo.com

One of the 11 schools to be built or renovated with the $5 million bond passed by voters in 1953 was Palo Duro High School, referred to as North Amarillo High ...



Amarillo cheerleaders racial video creates online controversy  Amarillo.com

A video posted on social media by a young woman who appears to be wearing an Amarillo High School cheerleader's uniform shows her performing a chant ...



Texas high school football bidistrict playoff pairings  ReporterNews.com

Who made the playoffs in Texas high school football? Here is the complete listing of bidistrict high school football playoff games in Texas.



AISD moves to buy old Hastings warehouse  Amarillo.com

Amarillo Independent School District took a step Monday toward purchasing the old Hastings distribution center on Plains Boulevard for a new science, ...



AISD graduations now require ticket  Amarillo.com

Following a practice that began at Amarillo High School a decade ago, the Amarillo Independent School District is requiring guests to have a ticket to attend ...



AHS teacher faces theft charges  Amarillo.com

An Amarillo High School criminal justice teacher has been placed on administrative leave after being arrested Friday.Bonnie Carol Joslin, 45, was booked into ...



Gregory Edwin “Greg” Boyd  Daily Ardmoreite

Murray State College Professor, Gregory Edwin “Greg” Boyd, 57, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from injuries received in an auto accident near ...



Amarillo cheerleader under fire after sharing racist Snapchat video  Chron.com

A cheerleader at Amarillo High School is accused of sharing a Snapchat video of herself performing a chant using a racial slur. The "N-word" can be heard in the ...



Amarillo ISDs ACE scholarship may get major overhaul  Amarillo.com

One of Amarillo's most well-known education initiatives could be getting a makeover after Monday's Amarillo Independent School District Board of Trustees ...



Window on the past: Caprock was high schools second name  Amarillo.com

In a 1959 bond issue, voters approved the construction of Amarillo Independent School District's fifth high school, Caprock High School. Groundbreaking began ...



Amarillo ISD students headed to National Science Bowl  Amarillo.com

"In what quadrant will a 1135-degree angle lie, assuming it is in standard position?""During early metaphase of mitosis, how many chromatids will be present in ...



Arrington, Myers reflect on foundation formed by rivalry, Texas Tech play  LubbockOnline.com

Enduring friendships can begin in unlikely ways.Gene Arrington was a star basketball player at Amarillo High School in 1954. And when he moved into the ...



Leaving on a high note: Beloved Tascosa choir director Billy Talley retires  Amarillo.com

When Billy Talley came to Tascosa High School in the fall of 1984, he knew the day would eventually come when he would flip on the choir room lights for the ...



Ladycats, Bearcats eliminated from 5A basketball playoffs  The Community News

Both the Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats basketball teams fell Tuesday night in respective playoff basketball action. Amarillo 60, Ladycats 39. Amarillo High School ...



Aledo tennis team finishes season as regional quarterfinalists  Weatherford Democrat

The Aledo High School varsity tennis team's season ended in the quarterfinals of the region I tournament in Odessa, in a close match (5-11) with Amarillo High ...



Amarillo High student recovers from 2010 rifle accident  Amarillo.com

Since Halloween 2010, things are obviously different for Amarillo High senior Tucker Karrh. There are things he can't do any longer and things he can do that he ...



Getting that fire started  Amarillo.com

It was a favorite one-liner of late Amarillo Globe-News sports columnist Putt Powell, an ardent Amarillo High School supporter in his 62 years at the newspaper.



34 area schools fail standards  Amarillo.com

An average of more than 2 in 5 Amarillo metro-area schools failed to meet federal performance standards this year, according to data released Wednesday by ...



Beilue: Class of 70 reunites  Amarillo.com

Their high school class should not have been deemed anything out of the ordinary, nothing distinguishable. Other than being the first graduating class of that ...



From Amarillo to Outer Space: New airport exhibit details the legacy of local astronaut Rick Husband  KFDA

As travelers come and go through Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, a little blue cut-out room stands out.



AHS recalls big win  Amarillo.com

They may have worn those goofy, short basketball shorts.They now are in their 40s with titles such as surgeons, teachers and preachers.And, for sure, not one ...



Child sex case: Judge gives ex-principal probation, $1,000 fine  Amarillo.com

A judge sentenced a former Amarillo elementary school principal to 10 years' probation Thursday after he pleaded guilty to injury to a child.Ronald Curtis Price ...



Teacher charged in teen sex case  Amarillo.com

An Amarillo grade school teacher turned herself in Tuesday on a charge she sexually assaulted a 15-year-old boy.Julie Ann Moore, 34, was released from the ...



2018 Panhandle Sports Hall of Fame Coaches of the Year  Amarillo.com

Baseball: Matt Vanderburg, West Texas A&MWhy Honored: For a fourth straight season coach Matt Vanderburg led the West Texas A&M baseball team to the ...



Food inspections - News  Amarillo.com

Score Establishment Address Details Date PublishedRoutine inspectionA/100 Amarillo High School 4225 Danbury Drive. Score of 100 during a routine ...



AHS dominates all-District 2-5A soccer teams  Amarillo.com

Globe-News staffDistrict 2-5A boys soccer champion Amarillo High dominated the all-district awards, as senior forward Kyler Grimes was named the offensive ...



District 3-4A cross country: Randall girls, Amarillo High boys capture district crowns  Amarillo.com

The District 3-4A cross country meet Tuesday morning at Thompson Park saw two strong statements made:1. The Randall girls No. 1 state ranking might not be ...



Panhandle Sports Hall of Fame Special Achievement Award past recipients  Amarillo.com

Nard and Leslie Cazzell Memorial Big Play Award Winners1980-Lisa Wright, Panhandle High School basketball player; 1981-Ronald Baston, Clovis (N.M.) High ...



Academic Spotlight: Hunter Liu  Amarillo.com

Hunter Liu, 16Grade: Senior, Amarillo High SchoolNominated by: Kay Sherwood, AHS Latin teacher^Why are you nominating this student?: "Hunter is an ...



Whistle to whistle: Amarillo-area basketball coaches embrace varied sideline styles  Amarillo.com

Unlike football coaches hidden from fans because of the distant seating, the sideline coaching style of basketball coaches is out in the open for everybody to ...



Man dies after speeding into front of school bus with students aboard  Amarillo.com

A man sped into the front end of a school bus with students aboard Tuesday and later died from injuries sustained in the head-on collision near Amarillo High ...



George Lee Cobb  Amarillo.com

George Lee Cobb, 64, of Amarillo died Monday, Oct. 1, 2012.Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with Dr. Howard K. Batson, ...



Amarillo pharmacy student seeks consultation patent  Amarillo.com

An Amarillo pharmacy student, with a prestigious internship behind him, is hoping to get a patent approved to streamline patient-pharmacist consultations — all ...



Bomb City Retells the Tensions Behind the Killing of a Texas Punk  Austin Chronicle

Life cut short for no good reason. The story is as old as what's now called Texas, and as relevant today as it ever was. Two mutually antagonistic groups of high ...



Young Life Amarillo celebrates 45 years  Amarillo.com

Virginia Maynard sat on a bright orange couch in her living room, looking through old documents, pictures and other memorabilia from her involvement in Young ...



Rangers eye allegations of sexting by teacher - News  Amarillo.com

Texas Rangers are investigating a Sanborn Elementary School teacher suspected of engaging in a sexual relationship with and sending dozens of sexually ...



Police: One arrested in connection to school threat  KFDA

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police have identified a juvenile suspect in connection to a recent social media threat seemingly targeted at an Amarillo high ...



H.S. boys basketball roundup: Amarillo High Sandies outlast Canyon Eagles, remain tied for 3-4A lead  Amarillo.com

In a fight to stay in the District 3-4A lead, Amarillo High defended its turf and got out of Friday night with a share of the lead.The Sandies got a little breathing ...



Monahans-Wickett-Pyote ISD officially named Mel Maxfield AD/HFC  cbs7.com

MONAHANS - Monahans-Wickett-Pyote ISD has officially named former Amarillo High head coach, Mel Maxfield as the Loboes new athletic director & head ...



Business seen for the week of Aug. 13, 2017  Amarillo.com

Sara SnyderBaptist St. Anthony's Health SystemSnyder, Documentation Specialist in the BSA Medical Records department, recently received her certification as ...



3 from Borger arrested, charged in Amarillo mans August death  Amarillo.com

Two 28-year-old Borger men have been arrested on manslaughter charges and a woman faces an assault charge in the death of a man who died in August after ...



Olympic gold medalist Josh Davis brings swim knowledge to Amarillo  Amarillo.com

An Olympic gold medalist made Amarillo a part of his summer routine this week, and instructing young Texas Panhandle swimmers could become a permanent ...



South Polk Street evolving into downtown entertainment district with new eateries, music venue  Amarillo.com

Among all the construction and remodeling in downtown Amarillo, one stretch in particular is experiencing a renaissance. When work is completed, the 600 ...



Business Seen for the week of Dec. 17, 2017  Amarillo.com

Dr. Karen Hashmi KhanBroome OpticalKhan will be joining Broome Optical's professional staff beginning in January. The Amarillo High School alumna has ...



River Road investigates relationship, places employee on leave  Amarillo.com

River Road Independent School District officials are investigating whether an employee had an inappropriate relationship with a student, the district said ...



Panhandle Sports Hall of Fame Special Achievement  Amarillo.com

C.L. Duniven Super Team AwardWest Texas A&M Buffaloes football team¦ Why honored: The Buffaloes had the most successful season in school history, ...



Public Payroll Profile: Gena Lorenz, congressional assistant  Amarillo.com

Gena Lorenz, staff assistant to U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-ClarendonThe basics: 22 years old. Single. Amarillo native. Amarillo High School/Texas A&M ...



Pauline Durrett Robertson, longtime Amarillo philanthropist and artist, dies at 95  Amarillo.com

Pauline Durrett Robertson, an Amarillo philanthropist, author and artist, died Sunday morning in Dripping Springs. She was 95."She has been a pillar of the ...



A strong family history: Great-granddaughter of Quanah Parker views works of late Amarillo artist  Amarillo.com

Hawana Huwuni Townsley's family tree has many branches, and the great-granddaughter of Comanche Chief Quanah Parker got to see some of them Friday ...



Amarillo cosplayer, Yellow City Comic Con coordinator Megan Hjerpe finds community in costume  Amarillo.com

Megan Hjerpe's origin story isn't tragic, though it was enough to forever alter her timeline.The Amarillo High School and West Texas A&M University graduate ...



Kody Ryan Hodge (1997-2017)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Kody Ryan Hodge, 20, of Amarillo died Monday, December 18, 2017. Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 22, 2017, at Hillside Christian ...



Amarillo police: No arrest yet in July fight turned homicide  Amarillo.com

The Amarillo Police Department said Monday it was still investigating a deadly July fight that remains the department's lone homicide case this year without an ...



Fast Facts: T Boone Pickens  Amarillo.com

Fast facts: T Boone Pickens. Born May 22, 1928, in Holdenville, Okla. Family moved to Amarillo in the late 1930s. Attended Texas A&M on basketball scholarship.



Black history month: Johnny N. Allen Sr.  Amarillo.com

Editor's note: This is the 16th feature in a series profiling some of Amarillo's African-American trailblazers. The Amarillo Globe-News will publish one story each ...



Kenneth W. Kohler  Amarillo.com

Kenneth W. Kohler, 80, of Amarillo died on Tuesday, July 5, 2011.Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Paramount Baptist Church with David Preston ...



Bush's Chicken coming to Amarillo - News  Amarillo.com

If a chicken crosses Bell Street in the southwest part of town, its reason for doing so won't matter. It'll still end up in the fryer.Bush's Chicken, a Texas chain ...



Public Payroll Profile: City of Amarillo Assistant Attorney Courtney White  Amarillo.com

City of AmarilloAssistant AttorneyCourtney WhiteThe basics: 30 years old. Single. One dog — named William. Amarillo native. Amarillo High School/Wake Forest ...



Amarillo officer credits God, pebble for saving his life during act of exceptional bravery  Amarillo.com

Call comes in. Criminal trespassing.Might not be a big deal. Might be.As Amarillo police officers approach, suspect gets in a car and tries to drive away. "Get out ...



Headed to Harvard  Amarillo.com

Viet Tran remembers his grandmother giving him some soap and letting him shower in the warm rains of Vietnam.May Barakat's Lebanese father, Khaled, left ...



Beilue: On this 15th anniversary of his death, remember that Rick Husband was more than an astronaut  Amarillo.com

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.



Beilue: Amarillo father-son duo turns 8 years of notes into tax guide  Amarillo.com

At one time, before he retired from government work, Tim Elkins had what might be for some a dream job of revenge - auditing the IRS.For six months during the ...



Oprah invaded Amarillo Little Theatre during 1998 trial  Amarillo.com

Almost exactly 20 years ago, Oprah Winfrey invaded Amarillo - and more specifically, Amarillo Little Theatre.Oprah's nationally popular TV show - which was ...



Zac McMurry  Amarillo.com

Zac McMurry, 22, of Amarillo died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012.Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Hillside Christian Church with the Rev. Roy S. Wheeler and ...



Ex-teacher indicted on 2 child sex counts  Amarillo.com

A Randall County grand jury has indicted former Amarillo grade-school teacher Julie Ann Moore on two counts of indecency with a child.Grand jurors said ...



Lauren Bonin  Amarillo.com

Belinda and Dennis Skelton and Ben and Debbie Bonin, all of Amarillo, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Bonin of Amarillo, to David Coward ...



A lifetime of service  Amarillo.com

It was more than 80 years ago, but Mary Lou Robinson still remembers one of the events that set her on a path to becoming a lawyer.A young girl she went to ...



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Yager sentenced to life for wife's 2008 murder - News  Amarillo.com

A Randall County jury Thursday sentenced a former Pantex federal agent to life in prison for the 2008 murder of his wife.Randall County Criminal District ...



Teacher sex scandals 2013: 3 area educators on list  Amarillo.com

Student-teacher sex scandals were widely reported across the country in 2013.Two teachers from the Texas Panhandle were sentenced and one was indicted in ...



Father of PGA golfer Ryan Palmer dies in rollover  Amarillo.com

The father of PGA golfer and Amarillo native Ryan Palmer was killed in a rollover accident about 8 p.m. Tuesday on Loop 335 near the State Highway 136 exit, ...



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