February 24, 2017 9:22 a.m.
Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch opened with nine young men. Today, its main residential campus is home to more than 300 at-risk boys and girls.
January 27, 2017 noon
When it opened in 1924, Northwest Texas Hospital was the first public medical facility in Amarillo.
December 23, 2016 9:14 a.m.
Throughout its history, Amarillo has mostly been known as a cattle processing town, but in the 1930s, pig processing was a thriving industry.
November 25, 2016 10:45 a.m.
Levine’s, Woolworth’s, and White and Kirk competed with Blackburn Brothers, which was located in an enormous building at 810 Polk St.
October 28, 2016 9:23 a.m.
Amarillo Hardware Company, which was founded in 1904 by Boyd Clark and I. J. Tolleson, observed 100 years in business in 2004 – and is still in operation today.
September 23, 2016 noon
The first local drugstore opened at Third Avenue and Polk Street around the turn of the century.
August 26, 2016 10:23 a.m.
From those earliest days, a variety of culinary and creative arts contests have been part of the Tri-State Fair.
July 29, 2016 10:03 a.m.
Amarillo’s first embalming business was also its first furniture store.
June 24, 2016 11:52 a.m.
1937 photo of the ACC’s championship youth swimming and diving team.
May 27, 2016 noon
A group of sightseers exit Palo Duro Canyon aboard one of the “Five Star Service Class” buses used by the Trailways National Bus System.