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APD’s ‘Crime of the Week’ seeking Caprock High School burglary suspects  KFDA

According to a police news release, the suspects burglarized the school on Sunday, causing tens of thousands of dollars of damage inside multiple campus ...

Crews begin construction on multi-million dollar sports complex at Caprock High School  KFDA

Security fencing is up across the street from Caprock High School where construction crews are already at work on a multi-million dollar project, bringing a new ...

Week 5 Player of the Week: Tarik Williams, Caprock High School

After coming back from a broken hand and defeating crosstown rival, Palo Duro, Tarik Williams is your Week 5 Player of the Week.

Former Longhorn Standout Named Caprock Baseball Coach

Caprock will have a new baseball coach, and it should be a familiar name to Longhorn fans. twitter. 2008 Caprock graduate Trevor Cordova will be named the ...

Community Youth Art Exhibition begins  Muleshoejournal

PORTALES—Eastern New Mexico University in Portales announces the juried results of the tenth annual K through ENMU Juried Community Youth Art ...

Sports complex designs, funding approved for Caprock High School  KFDA

Caprock High School is getting closer to breaking ground on a new sports complex.

Two-Year-Old with Leukemia Named Honorary Captain at Caprock Homecoming

Thursday night, Reeve, also known as Super Reeve thanks to his superhero-like strength to fight cancer, was named the honorary captain at Caprock High ...

Caprock earns highest area ranking from U.S. News and World Report

Caprock High School received the highest ranking in the Texas Panhandle from U.S. News and World Report in its 2017 list of the nation's best high schools.

New housing community coming to southwest Amarillo near Randall High School  KFDA

Dirt is already moving for phase one of Pinnacle, the newest housing community from Rockrose Development.

AISD Superintendent to step down  KFDA

The head of the Amarillo Independent School District is stepping down.

Amarillo High apologizes to Caprock for context of pep rally

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

Crash kills Caprock teen

Rayna Guzman's friends and classmates huddled and prayed together Friday night outside Northwest Texas Hospital's emergency room, just hours after a ...

Caprock High marks 50 years

Lane Lanford, who lived at 1927 S. Marrs St. in the early 1960s, got a daily view of what was rising up from the vacant land in southeast Amarillo before he ...

Caprock students relive fatal crash

Headlights? No way those are headlights. Ashleigh Guerrero couldn't believe her eyes.Coming her way on Interstate 27 in Amarillo as she headed north ...

Water Wasters: Back in hot water  KFDA

Amarillo remains in an extreme drought condition, therefore our efforts to help the community conserve water continue.

Lahnert: Sherwood measures up as coach of the Caprock football team

VIDEO | Dan Sherwood is used to standing tall.That happens when you grow to 6-foot-6 by your senior year in high school.But height doesn't guarantee a thing ...

High School soccer bi-district playoff roundup: Caprock takes down Lubbock High

Caprock freshman Juan Carrasco couldn't explain how he did it. It just happened.Winning a head-on race with the Lubbock High goalie to a ball near the ...

Area schools closed due to weather and illness  KFDA

School districts in the area are scheduled to be closed tomorrow due to inclement weather and illness.

Students take a stand against gun violence in local 'March For Our Lives'  KFDA

The Amarillo community took to the streets and showed their support for students ready to take a stand.

Conestants put ASL skills to the test at Deaf, Deaf World event

It was fun and games but no talking at the fifth annual Deaf, Deaf World event at Caprock High School Thursday morning.Though Deaf, Deaf World is a national ...

Rabid skunk captured in southwest Amarillo  KFDA

In a report issued on Monday, Feb. 11, the state confirmed a case of a rabid skunk captured in southwest Amarillo a week ago.

Amarillo ISD Registration Information  MyHighPlains

In person registration dates for Amarillo ISD are August 1 - 2.

Thrive scholarship expands to all AISD High Schools  KFDA

The Amarillo Area Foundation is ending its ACE scholarship program and introducing the Thive scholarship program.

High school, community daycare to close

Early childhood education programs at two local high schools that serve as daycares for students' children and offer educational services for the wider public will ...

High school volleyball scores for Wednesday, Aug.30, 2017

H.S. Volleyball scores. Caprock Quad-Match. at Caprock High School. Caprock def. Borger 25-23, 25-21, 25-15. Caprock —Kills: Abril Rubio 8, Aaliyah Elizardo ...

Amarillo College announces bond election of $89 million for continued funding  KFDA

The Amarillo College Board of Regents are calling for a bond election of $89.206 million for continued funding of various programs, facilities and initiatives.

Caprock coach Parr involved in fatal wreck over holidays

Authorities said Monday that a Lindale man died in December after a wreck in Oldham County that involved Caprock High School head football coach Seth Parr.

Front and center, Caprocks girl football player no sideline novelty

Thousands upon thousands of girls and women in Amarillo love the sport of football. None quite like 14-year-old Caprock High School freshman Jamey Roybal.

Highway memorial sign to honor late WTAMU Student  KFDA

Approximately every 20 minutes, someone in Texas is hurt or killed due to a crash involving alcohol.

Amarillo ISD poised to have second straight year of lower enrollment

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

Two Amarillo ISD high schools preparing to add classrooms  KFDA

Caprock and Palo Duro High Schools are seeing some summer construction to add additional classrooms.

2015 Caprock High School Seniors make school history with 100% college application rate  KFDA

College flags and banners line the hallways of Caprock High School as the senior class anxiously counts down the days until graduation. This year, for the first ...

Window on the past: Caprock was high schools second name

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

Jennifer Rose Grimes (1991-2018)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Jennifer Rose Grimes, 26, of Amarillo, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018. Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. Friday, January 5, 2018 at Southlawn ...

Caprock High School receives big donation to end weekend hunger  KFDA

Amarillo, TX - In just six days, Caprock High School raised enough money to bring the Snack Pak 4 Kids Snack Shak program to their students so no child will be ...

Joe Clifton 'JC' Lynch (1996-2018)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Joe Clifton 'J.C.' Lynch, 21, of Amarillo, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018 in Amarillo. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 12, 2018 in ...

UNITED WAY WEDNESDAY: “Behind the Scenes” Modeling and Mentoring Program  KFDA

The Wesley Community Center is giving girls the skills they need to walk the runway of life with confidence through their “Behind the Scenes” Modeling and ...

All Zachry Engineering employees in Amarillo face permanent layoffs  KFDA

Over 100 workers will be laid off as the Zachry Engineering ends its presence in Amarillo.

Amarillo ISD shuffle leaves 5 schools with new principals

Amarillo Independent School District is shuffling school administrators, announcing new principal appointments at two of its high schools and three of its middle ...

Vulgar Cheerleader Video Sparks Public Outrage; Amarillo High Students React  MyHighPlains

A nine-second video showing an Amarillo High cheerleader using an offensive word sparks public outrage.

AISD moves to buy old Hastings warehouse

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

Local student wins national art contest  KFDA

Amarillo, TX - A Caprock High School student has been selected to represent the 13th Congressional District of Texas in the nationwide 2015 Congressional Art ...

AISD: 1,800 Homeless

Andrew Plasencio, a 17-year-old senior at Caprock High School, became homeless after his parents separated in 2012.His mother, Lynette, was battling an ...

Lone Star Varsity Girls Playoff Pairings: Feb. 10

CLASS 6AFrenship (W2) vs. El Paso Montwood (F1), 6 p.m. Tuesday, Denver CityCLASS 5ALubbock-Cooper (R3) vs. Abilene Cooper (T4), 6 p.m. Monday, ...

Amarillo cheerleader under fire after sharing racist Snapchat video

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 ...

Randall County now under 90-day burn ban  KFDA

RANDALL COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - Randall County is now under a 90-day burn ban. The Randall County Commissioners Court voted to issue a countywide burn ...

Faith City Mission now 1 step closer to new building after $1.6 million grant  KFDA

Faith City Mission is now one step closer to their new location.

Debora Phillips-Melendez (1964-2018)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Debora Phillips-Melendez, 53, of Amarillo, died Saturday, April 14, 2018. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Coulter Rd. Baptist Church ...

Caprock High School celebrates 50 years of education  KFDA

One local school opened its door's Saturday afternoon to welcome past students for a special celebration. Caprock high school celebrated 50 years of education ...

Amarillo cheerleaders racial video creates online controversy

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 ...

5 Tool Baseball camp set for this week

The annual 5 Tool Baseball camp is set for Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Caprock High School baseball field.There are still spots ...

Building the future: CNS Pantex boosts AISD robotics programs with $20K donation

The C-Rock Botz built some of their last robot with spare parts while the Atomic Armadillos only have one roboRIO controller, but the $20000 check that CNS ...

Former Sunray High principal, two others jailed on drug charges in Amarillo  KFDA

A former Sunray ISD principal is behind bars after police say he was in possession of drugs.

Authorities find $800k of meth in Amarillo, arrest Mexican citizen  KFDA

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A Mexican national is behind bars after Amarillo police found $800 thousand of methamphetamine in his car. According to court ...

Gary Wayne King

For anyone who knew Gary well, it was clear that he loved people. He was never happier than when he was surrounded by family and friends making happy ...

High schools compete in JROTC Drill Meet  Stephenville Empire-Tribune

Members of the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps participated in the 16th Annual Tarleton JROTC Drill Meet at ...

Lake Meredith: One year after water levels miraculously bounce back  KFDA

Business owners and residents alike have been in a state of happiness for the past year, following the revival of Lake Meredith.

Lake Meredith reopens popular trail after fall flooding from rising lake levels  KFDA

With a new year in full swing and warmer temperatures making their debut, activity is picking up at Lake Meredith.

Man dies after fatal car crash in Clovis  KFDA

One man is dead after a fatal car crash took place in Clovis on Monday afternoon.

Loafman named principal of Frenship Middle School

Frenship Independent School District has hired a new principal at Frenship Middle School in Wolfforth.Casey Loafman has served as principal of Reese ...

Investigators detail how Thomas Brown was found, what’s next  KFDA

We are learning more on the discovery of Thomas Brown's remains in Hemphill County.

Police respond to Bowie Middle School after parent call, no threat found  KFDA

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - At 8:52 a.m. Tuesday morning APD officers received a call stating that there was an active shooter at Bowie Middle School. The parent ...

Pantex hosts 1st 'Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day'  KFDA

Today, girls from the area are learning that with something as simple as a piece of foil and a penny, they too can make a difference as an engineer.

Region 16 announces 2018 teachers of the year  KFDA

The Region 16 teachers of the year have been announced.

Texas Panhandle's Indian Community Celebrates Diwali, The Hindu Festival Of Light  HPPR

The Indian community of the Texas Panhandle met this weekend for an evening of dancing, singing, and community. The event, held in the auditorium at.

College signings

Ty'reick Branch, Palo Duro High SchoolSchool: Eastern New MexicoSport: FootballPosition: Defensive linemanWhy ENMU: "First off I want to thank God for ...

Fridays high school soccer playoffs roundup: Lady Longhorns fall on penalty kicks

It's a rarity in sports overall to dominate an opponent and lose a competition, but in the sport of soccer it's an all-too-frequent occurrence.Like many powerhouse ...

Day 2: Sentencing hearing for Nathaniel Jouett continues with testimonies on his mental health  KFDA

The sentencing hearing for Nathaniel Jouett, the teen who pleaded guilty to the mass shooting at the Clovis-Carver Public Library in 2017, continued today.

Bearkats men's basketball team adds final piece to recruiting class  Huntsville Item

Sam Houston State men's basketball head coach Jason Hooten added a final piece to the 2017-18 roster Tuesday with the addition to forward Amarillo Caprock ...

Homicide victim identified as Pampa Allsup's stabbing investigation continues  KFDA

PAMPA, TX (KFDA) - Police have released the name of the man who was found dead in the home of the man accused of stabbing an Allsup's clerk on ...

Vicente Cardona (1972-2018)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Vicente Cardona, Jr, 45, of Amarillo, died Sautrday, February 17, 2018. Rosary will be held at 5:00 pm Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Cox Funeral Home ...

AISD Empty Bowls raises funds for High Plains Food Banks Kids Cafe  Alice Echo News-Journal

The Amarillo Independent School District hosted an Empty Bowls lunch to raise funds for High Plains Food Banks' Kids Cafe Friday afternoon. Held at each of ...

Girls playoff roundup: Canadian outlasts Denver City in OT; Wildorado makes history  Alice Echo News-Journal

Tuesday evening was the night the basketball court at Caprock High School stood still.When the hardwood started moving again, the Class 3A No. 20 Canadian ...

Amarillo continues the longest dry spell in history  KFDA

Nearly three and a half months we have gone without rain, maintaining the longest dry spell in Amarillo history.

Area valedictorians Q&A

We spoke with the valedictorians from Amarillo's five metro-area school districts about their challenges and dreams. Here's some of what they had to say.

Jan 15 Mambrye Carie Vallejo-King (1978-2018)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Mambrye Carie Vallejo-King, 39, of Amarillo, passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018. A visitation will be held from 6:00-7:00 p.m., Monday, January 15, 2018 ...

How the dry winter is impacting rattlesnakes in the Panhandle  KFDA

Rattlesnake season has already started in the Panhandle, but compared to last year the number of sightings have decreased.

Boys and girls wrestling coaches at Texas high school are husband and wife, and boy are they successful  USA TODAY High School Sports

If you're a wrestling coach in the state of Texas, you really don't want to see Azle on your schedule. That's true whether you are coaching boys or girls, because ...

Acting Sunray Chief of Police arrested and charged  KFDA

The Moore County Sheriff's Office said Sunray's acting chief of police is now facing charges in connection to the double homicide in Sodus, New York.

Oct 30 Brandi Anne Wilkinson (1990-2017)  The Amarillo Pioneer

Brandi Anne was born on March 11th, 1990 to Matt, Debra, and Patricia Wilkinson. It was evident from that moment that the 'wild child' had officially arrived in the ...

Coffee Memorial Blood Center needs 'constant flow of donors' to combat shortage  KFDA

The Coffee Memorial Blood Center is experiencing a blood donation shortage and it needs your help.

Students win good citizen awards

Students win good citizen awards. The Esther McCrory Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution had its annual Good Citizens Award ceremony on Feb.

34 area schools fail standards

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 ...

Amarillo school liaison officer fired, arrested on child sex charges

Amarillo Police Department has fired a school liaison officer, subsequently arrested on child sex charges. Donald Ray Sanders Jr., was arrested Tuesday on a ...

Kids Inc., Turn Center partner to offer sports to kids with disabilities  KFDA

Kids Inc. is teaming up with the Turn Center to include all children in sports programs.

Central Church of Christ undergoing $3M in renovations in member and community services  KFDA

Nestled in downtown Amarillo sits the Central Church of Christ, serving the community for 110 years.

12 arrested, 2 on the run after organized crime investigation  KFDA

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - 12 people have been arrested and two are on the run after a two-year investigation into an organized crime. On Wednesday, 12 of the ...

Men with facial hair are more attractive to women than men without it, study says  KFDA

The study surveyed more than 8000 women between 18 and 100.

Hispanic Heritage Month Profile: Socorro Coco Medina

Editor's note: This is a feature in a series profiling some of Amarillo's prominent leaders in the Hispanic community. Amarillo Globe-News will publish one story ...

Making Amarillo better

Nick Burns grew up in a Portland, Ore., neighborhood where drugs, gangs and negative experiences with police officers were common.Now 28 years old, he is ...

New Childress police chief open to comments, criticism  KFDA

CHILDRESS, TX (KFDA) - A new police chief is now on duty in Childress. Chief Shade Miller has been on the job for exactly one week. Get the latest Amarillo ...

Woman, jailed 4 years awaiting trial in killing of her husband, finally acquitted on self-defense  KFDA

WARREN COUNTY, MO (KTVI/CNN) – After spending four years in jail, waiting for a trial in the killing of her abusive husband, a Missouri woman walked free this ...

Hispanic Heritage Month profile: Mercy Murguia

Editor's note: This is a feature in a series profiling some of Amarillo's prominent leaders in the Hispanic community. Amarillo Globe-News will publish one story ...

Tascosa drill team takes home trophy

Tascosa High School's Navy Junior ROTC drill team went for the first time ever to the National High School Drill Team Championships in Daytona Beach and ...

Clinton Wesley White

SAN DIEGO - Clinton Wesley White, 31, died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011.Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church in Amarillo, Texas.

Mike Lozano

Mike Lozano, 58, of Canyon died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013.Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Trinity Fellowship Church with Mike Wilhelm of Boys Ranch, ...

Miss Amarillo Latina 2013: 2 capture crowns in pageants

Contestants strutted their stuff before a sell-out crowd, showcasing their rhythmic skills during the opening numbers for the Teen and Miss Amarillo Latina 2013 ...

Young mom overcame stigma, earned renown

Perhaps the most remarkable graduate in Caprock's 50-year history might have been at the time its most unknown. Dr. Dixie Milello's only connection to Caprock ...

South Branch YMCA campus to get new life  KFDA

The YMCA has decided to sell its three branch activity centers, but one of them – the South Branch YMCA – is set to be reborn.

UPDATE: Police searching for drivers in deadly street racing wreck  KFDA

UPDATE: Amarillo police say a street race ended with one man dead and a woman in serious condition. Now officials are searching for two others drivers ...

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