2 years ago

David R. Miller, 70, of Amarillo passed away Jan. 11, 2016, in Amarillo. A memorial service was held Saturday, Jan. 16, at First Presbyterian Church. Dr. Roger Hubbard of Lake Tanglewood Community Church officiated. Arrangements were by Schooler Funeral Home of Amarillo. David was born in Lubbock on March 28, 1945, to Marvin and Melba […]

3 years ago

Carson County, Nov. 24, 2014- Carson County has recently updated its account with Emergency Communications Network, providers of the CodeRED high-speed notification solution. This no-charge update will allow message recipients to easily identify calls coming through the system. Message recipient’s Caller ID will read Emergency Communication or 866-419-5000 for the Emergency database and 855-969-4636 or […]

4 years ago

Obey the Law: Don’t Pass Stopped School Buses AUSTIN – In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding drivers that it is illegal to pass any school bus that is stopped and operating a visual signal – either flashing red lights or a stop sign. During […]

4 years ago

This Saturday, Sept. 27 marks the 49th annual Museum Day Barbecue here in Panhandle. Come on out and enjoy all the festivities! The celebration will begin with a barbecue lunch being served in the Agriculture Building from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Meal tickets are $12 for adults and $7 for kids (under 8 – […]

4 years ago

Panhandle High School Teacher Sheryl Oliver was selected to attend “Teaching the American Literary Tradition,” a professional development institute sponsored by Humanities Texas, the College of Liberal Arts at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) and the Harry Ransom Center. Oliver teaches English, debate and theater at PHS. “Teaching the American Literary Tradition” drew […]

4 years ago

At the local Health Fair on Monday, May 19, there were 22 booths and 403 attendees. Roberta Johnson was at the Be The Match booth, educating visitors on bone marrow transplant. She had 42 donors sign up. Every four minutes someone is diagnosed with a blood cancer. For thousands of patients with leukemia or other […]

4 years ago

These are the minutes of the Honorable Commissioners’ Court of Carson County meetings. The last report we received was for the March 24 meeting. Disclaimer: These minutes have not yet been approved by the Commissioners’ Court, so content or clerical errors may be corrected after review by the Court in the next general session. The […]

4 years ago

Kenneth Duane Cockrell, 61, passed away Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. Graveside service will be held Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 at 2 p.m. in the Panhandle Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at the funeral home in Panhandle. […]