Texas Tech vet school in Amarillo will be a product of political wrangling, 45-year journey

<p> </p> Lubbock and Amarillo lawmakers say the state’s $4.2-million appropriation for a Texas Tech University veterinary school in Amarillo was the best they could do in a year when sluggish economic forecasts have left state agencies facing cuts. The money represents a start-up investment from the state and marks a commitment from the Texas […]

TX Corpus Christi TX Zone Forecast

TX Corpus Christi TX Zone Forecast for Sunday, July 9, 2017 _____ CRPZFPCRP FPUS54 KCRP 092055 ZFPCRP Zone Forecasts for The Coastal Bend and Rio Grande Plains National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX 355 PM CDT Sun Jul 9 2017 TXZ243-101000- Nueces- Including the city of Corpus Christi 355 PM CDT Sun Jul 9 2017 […]

Baseball is back in Amarillo: Elmore Sports Group moving San Antonio Missions of Texas League to new downtown ballpark

After a 37-year absence, Texas League minor league baseball is returning to Amarillo — and in a brand new place to play. The Elmore Sports Group will move its San Antonio franchise to Amarillo and into a $45.5 million downtown stadium for the 2019 season. The move, which was announced Wednesday at a news conference, […]

Reports of flooding across Amarillo

Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR) — Heavy storms moving through the High Plains caused flash foods Friday afternoon. KXAN’s sister station KAMR reports there were numerous high water rescues across Amarillo. KXAN’s First Warning Weather Team is estimating up to 3.5 inches of rain fell […]

Amarillo ISD could lose $1M under Trump budget

<p> </p> Amarillo Independent School District could lose more than $1 million per year under President Trump’s 2018 full budget proposal, according to district officials. Trump’s budget, released Tuesday, eliminates the federal government’s $2.3 billion Title II grant program for the 2018-19 school year, which helps with teacher recruitment and retention. At Amarillo ISD, the […]

Amarillo cattle auction summary

The Amarillo Livestock Auction, Amarillo, Texas, reported receipts of 1,022 head on May 15, compared to 1,538 head last week and 656 head last year, according to the USDA-Texas Department of Agriculture Market News Service, Amarillo, Texas. Compared to a week ago, the feeder steers and heifers were selling $2 to $5 lower on limited […]

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