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PISD School Board to hold a meeting Monday evening

A Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Pampa Independent School District will be held July 26, 2021, beginning at 5:45 p.m. in the Pampa ISD Administration Building, 1233 N. Hobart Street, …

Gray-Roberts County producers have until Aug. 2 To submit FSA County Committee Nominations

Pampa, TX, July 20, 2021 – Farmers and ranchers have until Aug. 2, 2021, to nominate candidates to serve on the Gray-Roberts County Farm Service Agency (FSA) Committee. The U.S. Department of …

AAA Texas: Lone Star State gas price average drops a penny as demand for gasoline remains strong

The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.83 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is one cent less than on this day last week and is 93 …

Rep. Jackson: Biden Must Reverse His Failed Immigration Plan

WASHINGTON — Congressman Ronny Jackson (TX-13) spoke on the Floor of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday to bring attention to the worsening crisis at the border and the lack of …

Speaker with Amarillo Sod Poodles stops at Chamber Luncheon

Matt Sutherland of the Amarillo Sod Poodles spoke at Tuesday’s Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Luncheon. He let area community members and business leaders know about the variety of hospitality …

Gymnastics of Pampa celebrates 45th anniversary

Gymnastics of Pampa is celebrating their 45th anniversary in 2021. Founded by owner Kristi Petty’s parents, Fred and Lola Hughes, in downtown Pampa 1976, Gymnastics of Pampa has spent 42 …
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Pampa Knights Athletic Club Track And Field sends 27 to State

Pampa Knights Athletic Club Track And Field went to Lubbock on July 10 to compete in the Taaf Track And Field to advance to State. Twenty-seven out of 31 kids advanced to State held in Corpus Christi …

Night of Champions event to be held July 31

As the dog days of summer continue on, the Pampa community will have an opportunity to get in football mode on July 31 when First Baptist Church hosts Night of Champions. The event is free to the …
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Saturday Baseball NY Yankees at Boston Red Sox...............FS1 3:05 p.m. Tampa Bay Rays at Cleveland Indians.....FS1  6:10 p.m. Texas Rangers at Houston Astros.....FSSW 6:10 …

Fishing Report
Lake Meredith: SLOW. Water stained; 75 degrees; 49.09 feet low. Black bass remain fair working new drops with crankbait, and bottom bumping worms. Walleye are great as the season dwindles fishing …
Obituaries
Dorothy Evelyn Walker
Dorothy Evelyn Walker, 90, went to be with the Lord on July 18, 2021 in Lexington, OK. Services are pending at this time with Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors. Dorothy was born on March 1, …
Bobby Ray Lamberson
Bobby Ray Lamberson, 69, of Pampa, passed away on Monday, July 20, 2021 in Pampa, Texas. A private family memorial service is pending, for Bob and his late wife Elaine Lamberson.  Creamtion …
William ‘Bill’ Jerry Phillips
William ‘Bill’ Jerry Phillips, 80, of Buncombe Creek, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in Madill. He was born to the late Harold Franklin Phillips and Josie Helen Skiver …
Patricia La Marr Jones Teed
Patricia La Marr Jones Teed died in Austin, Texas, on July 22nd, at the age of 80. Born in Pampa, Texas, on November 29, 1940, she was the daughter of Clifford F. Jones and Mary La Marr Abbott Jones, …
Emma Leta Morris
Emma Leta Morris, 88, of Pampa, Texas passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Services will be held 10:00 AM, Friday, July 23, 2021 at the Carmichael-Whatley Colonial Chapel with Rev. …
Terry Wayne Rapstine
Terry Wayne Rapstine, 57, of Pampa, passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 in Pampa. Memorial mass will be said at 11:00 AM Sunday, July 25, 2021 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in White Deer with …

Carson County Producers Have Until Aug. 2 to Submit FSA County Committee Nominations

Panhandle, TX, July 20, 2021 – Farmers and ranchers have until Aug. 2, 2021, to nominate candidates to serve on the Carson County Farm Service Agency (FSA) Committee. The U.S. Department of …

USDA Announces Dates for Conservation Reserve Program Grasslands Signups

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, July 12, 2021 –– Agricultural producers and landowners in Texas can apply for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Grasslands signup from today until August 20. …

Congressman Mike Conaway inducted into Farm Credit Bank of Texas Academy of Honor

AUSTIN, Texas — Former U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway was inducted into the Farm Credit Bank of Texas (FCBT) Academy of Honor at the 2021 FCBT Annual Stockholders Meeting on June 16. The award …

Six Tips to Beat the Heat Before Hitting the Trails at a Texas State Park

AUSTIN— Last year, as temperatures soared into the triple digits in Texas, staff at 39 Texas State Parks handled 132 heat-related illnesses in humans and pets. Now that the summer has …
Police and Fire
Tuesday, July 21 • Isabella Patrica Mericado, 28, Pampa, was arrested by Pampa Police Department for ran red light and driving while license suspended. • Joseph Adam Wilson, 33, …
Monday, July 19 • Tasha Marie Beghtel, 31, Amarillo, was arrested by Gray County Sheriff’s Office for violation of probation fraud use/possession of identifying information number of …
Michael Andrew Loughmiller was sentenced to 15 years in the institutional division of Texas Department of Criminal Justice for separate charges of indecency with a child- sexual contact, sexual …
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Romans 7:20-21 states, “Now if I do that I would not, it is no more I that do it, but sin that dwelleth in me. I find then a law, that, when I would do good, evil is present with …
Hey Taylor: Child tax credit... what’s the deal with it? Do I need to do anything, how much is it, how does it all work? — Christina Hey Christina: Great questions! People talked …
If only life could be as simple as that Blue Bell ice cream delivery guy’s view of his job. It seems to take simplicity to another level. “I eat all I can and sell the rest.” …
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