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  Amarillo, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Amarillo is a city located in the U.S. state of Texas and is part of the West Texas region.
Amarillo National Bank is one of the largest financial institutions in America not operated by a major multi-state bank.
Amarillo is the largest city in Texas without a 4-year degree granting institution within the city limits, which has contributed to Amarillo being described by some as "the second most uneducated city in the United States" for cities over 150,000 population.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Amarillo,_Texas   (1643 words)

  
 Amarillo Community Pages - History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Amarillo has a young but colorful history as the hub of economic and cultural development for a region that covers parts of four states.
Amarillo was settled in the spring of 1887.
Amarillo's first newspaper was the Amarillo Northwestern founded in 1887 by D.F. Rudolph; it was followed by the Ama­rillo Champion in 1889, founded by H.H. Brooks.
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 Amarillo, Tx   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The economy is centered in the major cities of Amarillo and Lubbok where ranching, cotton and sunflower seed harvesting are the major industries.
Amarillo is the cultural and commercial center of the expansive plains of the Texas Panhandle.
It is unclear whether Amarillo, which means yellow in Spanish, was named for the yellowish creek than ran through the city or the yellow subsoil of the flowering plains.
www.simas.com /amarillo.htm   (594 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: AMARILLO, TX
Amarillo, commercial center of the Texas Panhandle, is in southern Potter County and extends into Randall County.
The population grew from 482 in 1890 to 1,442 by 1900.
Amarillo was home for such celebrities as country music pioneer Alexander C. (Eck) Robertson and Thomas A. Preston, Jr., better known among card players as Amarillo Slim.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/AA/hda2.html   (2296 words)

  
 Amarillo Travel : Amarillo Hotels
The Hampton Inn in Amarillo, Texas is located in East Amarillo Approximately 2 Miles From the Downtown Civic Center.
The Residence Inn Amarillo is an all suite hotel by Marriott, located off I-40 West between Coulter and Bell in Amarillo, Texas.
Located just off I-40 West and Paramount Blvd, the Travelodge Amarillo West is a two story red brick hotel with beautiful landscaping and is a member of the 90 Club.
www.amarillometro.com /travel/hotels   (960 words)

  
 Amarillo, Texas
Lavish floral displays edge immaculate lawns, walkways and picnic areas in 51-acre park adjacent to the Amarillo Medical Center on west side of city.
Situated in Amarillo's first downtown area, along the route of old U.S. 66, area is now devoted to a variety of shops - antiques, art, restaurants, crafts, intimate theaters and boutiques.
Amarillo is headquarters for an immense ranch and cattle feed-lot area.
www.lone-star.net /mall/txtrails/amarillo.htm   (609 words)

  
 Amarillo Market Report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Amarillo, which is home to the Big Texan and its famous 72-oz.
Amarillo has the world's largest natural gas development and provides pipelines to many large cities and thousands of towns connecting through to the Atlantic seaboard.
Amarillo is a regional retail and health center that serves parts of Oklahoma, New Mexico and Kansas, as well as the Texas Panhandle.
recenter.tamu.edu /mreports/Amarillo.html   (147 words)

  
 Amarillo Chamber of Commerce--Goals
The structure, built by contractor George Parr, is a two-story and attic brick mansion with limestone trim and a two-story pedimented portico across the front.
In 1979, the City of Amarillo acquired the services of M.Howard Ensign and Pat Tunnell, architects, and Wiley Hicks Jr., general contractor, to restore significant architectural and decorative features and to adapt the structure for use as a center for civic organizations.
The Junior League of Amarillo, in honor of 50 years of service to the community and in keeping with the Bivins’ family tradition of community concern and civic pride, has endeavored to preserve a segment of the past through the furnishings of the reception hall of the Lee and Mary E. Bivins’ home.
www.amarillo-chamber.org /bivinshome.html   (1740 words)

  
 Amarillo, Texas - Tour Texas Destination Guide
Amarillo is in the center of the Texas Panhandle, a 26-county area that is bordered by New Mexico and Oklahoma.
The Amarillo area is a major destination for Old West enthusiasts from all over the globe.
Amarillo is the largest Texas city on Route 66.
www.tourtexas.com /amarillo/amarillo.html   (309 words)

  
 City of Amarillo
The City of Amarillo employs 2,029 staff members who provide the quality services to the 176,000 residents of Amarillo.
The leadership of the City of Amarillo is excited about the continued growth of our city.
We invite you to come to Amarillo and see why our population is growing.
www.ci.amarillo.tx.us   (152 words)

  
 Amarillo on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The commercial and industrial center of the Texas Panhandle, Amarillo grew after the coming of the railroad in 1887, becoming a market for wheat farmers.
Amarillo: step into the real Texas; step into the real Texas Panhandle Plains.
Amarillo, Texas, businesses continue trend of diversification in 2004.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/A/Amarillo.asp   (667 words)

  
 Amarillo Bay™ Literary Magazine - Something Good To Read™
Amarillo Bay continues the tradition of literary magazines in the new medium of the Web.
Amarillo Bay is supported entirely by its sponsors.
You are invited to contribute to the success of Amarillo Bay.
www.amarillobay.org   (361 words)

  
 Texas Online: Amarillo, Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
AMARILLO LIVESTOCK AUCTION - Amarillo is headquarters for an immense ranch and cattle feedlot area and Texas'' largest livestock auction.
AMARILLO MUSEUM OF ART - Magnificent complex of three buildings designed by Edward Stone (Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C.) devoted to the fine arts, music and drama, combining both exhibition space and teaching areas.
AMARILLO ZOO - Playground and zoo with theme from children's stories.
www.texas-on-line.com /graphic/amarilo.htm   (567 words)

  
 Amarillo Texas Hotels ... Jake.com
The Best Western Amarillo Inn is in the heart of the Medical District, located directly across from both of Amarillo's major hospitals.
The Amarillo Days Inn is a five sunburst property that is located one mile from the Civic Center and Downtown.
The Hampton Inn Amarillo is centrally located to all major highways; 2 1/2 miles from downtown, 8 miles from the International Airport; and 3 miles from the bus station.
hotels.jake.com /us/tx/amarillo-hotels.html   (329 words)

  
 Amarillo Real Estate - Values, MLS Listings,Homes For Sale,Realtors
We would be happy to send you school and community information in addition to the current real estate listings and property values.
Many times Amarillo Real Estate buyers avoid using the services of a REALTOR under the mistaken belief that it costs them money - or that they will be able to negotiate a better deal directly with the seller or seller's real estate agent.
Real estate is a unique business, where an agent with one day's experience and no home sales gets paid the same as real estate agents with several years experience and hundreds of successful sales.
www.epoweredprofessionals.com /amarillo/index.html   (451 words)

  
 Amarillo, Texas (Cities)
Amarillo is located where US 40 and US 27 intersect, north of Lubbock, near the Canadian River and Lake Meredith.
Amarillo, population 174,727, lists its top three employers as the Amarillo Independent School System, IBP, Inc.; and Baptist St. Anthony's Health Care System.
The Amarillo Museum of Art was designed by Edward Durrell Stone, architect of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
www.ohwy.com /tx/a/amarillo.htm   (182 words)

  
 Amarillo
Amarillo is known as the home of the friendliest people in the world.
Boys Ranch, 36 miles northwest of Amarillo, was founded in 1939 by Cal Farley, a world champion athlete who dedicated his life to providing a home where troubled and needy boys would receive guidance and wholesome living.
The aim of Center City (downtown Amarillo) is to create a positive all-inclusive image through festivals and events, in order to rekindle community pride downtown.
www.geocities.com /kellyjean9/index29.html   (588 words)

  
 Amarillo Gorillas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Buy your tickets the Saturday Opening Night extravaganza at the Amarillo Civic Center is sponsored by Taco Villa and the first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive a free magnet schedule courtesy of the terrific Mexican-style restaurant.
AMARILLO, TX — The Gorillas, their season-ticket holders and media partners spent a fun-filled evening at the Amarillo Civic Center last night as new and old members of the 2005-2006 roster showed...
AMARILLO, TX — With the commencement of the Central Hockey League’s 14th season a mere five nights away, finalized team rosters for opening night are due in less than 48 hours.
www.amarillogorillas.com   (194 words)

  
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The Amarillo-Panhandle Humane Society has been serving Amarillo and the 26 Tri-State County area since 1954.
The goal of the Humane Society is to promote humane education and proper pet care and responsibility to the citizens of the Texas Panhandle.
www.amarillohumanesociety.com   (481 words)

  
 Amarillo Real Estate Agents, Amarillo Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Amarillo
HomeGain provides Amarillo, Texas real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other Amarillo realty property.
HomeGain has services to help you find a top Amarillo real estate broker or agent, get the value of your Amarillo home and a comparative market analysis (CMA), view Amarillo real estate and MLS listings, prepare your home for sale, and more.
Cuando se registre para encontrar un agente de bienes raices en Amarillo, simplemente indique que necesita un agente que habla Español.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/TX/amarillo.html   (451 words)

  
 Amarillo News
A 31-year-old Amarillo soldier has died of injuries suffered in Iraq in a series of explosions that went off near the vehicle he was in, the Department of Defense said Thursday.
Real-time flight information at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport should be available within two weeks on monitors in the terminal, on the phone and over the Internet.
Amarillo, TX A NEW REVOLUTION will be supporting Artemis recording artists DOPE between November 25 and mid-December.
www.topix.net /city/amarillo-tx   (1021 words)

  
 Amarillo Texas - City of Amarillo, TX, Weather for the Globe, News, Newspaper, Restaurants, Classifieds, Yellow Pages, ...
Chiefly because of climate and the resultant agriculture, subdivisions are called the North Plains and South Plains The North Plains, from Hale County north, has pri marily wheat and grain sorghum farming, but with significant ranching and petroleum developments.
The City of Amarillo TX is the largest township with Plainview on the south and Borger on the north as important commercial centers.
From personalities like Bat Masterson and Billy the Kid, to Will Rogers and Rick Husband, the High Plains is one of those places that people are honored to call home.
www.texaspanhandleplains.com /amarillo-texas.html   (9957 words)

  
 Welcome to the Diocese of Amarillo
Following much discussion and prayer, Bishop Yanta and the priests of the Diocese of Amarillo have developed a plan to address the diocese's current and anticipated challenges and needs.
A Heritage of Faith, a Call for the Future is a capital campaign that addresses five issues deemed key.
Priests for Life Training for Lay Pro-Life Leaders and Volunteers of the Diocese of Amarillo will be held Dec. 11 from 11 a.m.
www.amarillodiocese.org   (2543 words)

  
 AMARILLO TEXAS - Homes For Sale - Realtor®
Rely on my expertise and knowledge of the Amarillo area housing market.
I can help you to sell at a satisfactory price and then help you make the smooth transition into your next “dream home”.
All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
www.barbaradeen.com   (162 words)

  
 Amarillo Guestbook
I am originally from Amarillo, and wish there had been a guide like this back when I was a teen here in town.
We will be in Amarillo in mid March and would like to find a riding stable that also offers pony rides for young children.
Hello, I was born in Amarillo and went to school at Cal Farlys boy's Ranch.
books.dreambook.com /amabee/gbook.html   (1935 words)

  
 AirNav: KAMA - Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
In this space we feature lodging establishments that are convenient to the Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.
If your hotel/inn/B&B/resort is near the Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, provides convenient transportation, or is otherwise attractive to pilots, flight crews, and airport users, consider listing it here.
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the actual route traveled and the location of the travel start on the airport.
www.airnav.com /airport/KAMA   (456 words)

  
 Get Out! :: Amarillo's Entertainment Guide
Luckily enough for her, she came in third in 2003 on USA Network's premiere season of "Nashville Star." And considering the success she has had since, she had the right instincts.
Amarillo's newest Asian restaurant (located in the old Peking building, 2061 Paramount Blvd.) officially joins the pack.
Amarillo artists, including Sloane Snure Paullus (whose work is shown here), help raise funds for Amarillo Museum of Art's youth education program in this silent auction.
www.getout.amarillo.com   (1035 words)

  
 AC Fencing Association
Amarillo College Fencing Association is an Association of persons with an interest in the history and basic principles of modern sport fencing and active participation in United States Fencing Association sanctioned tournaments at all competitive levels.
Amarillo College Fencing Association practices in the Fencing Salle located in Russell Hall, Room 104, on the Washington Street Campus of Amarillo College in Amarillo, Texas.
You can usually find one of the coaches at the Fencing Salle on Monday at 7:00 p.m.; Thursday at 7:00 p.m.; or Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
www.acfencers.com   (114 words)

  
 Amarillo International Airport
Amarillo is served by American Eagle, Continental Express, Great Lakes Aviation and Southwest Airlines
1942: Amarillo Army Air Base is established on the eastern portion of English Field for technical and flying training during WWII.
2003: To honor Amarillo native Rick Husband, commander of the Space Shuttle Columbia, the airport is renamed the Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.
www.visitamarillotx.com /Airport-Airline   (471 words)

  
 Intl Weather Service | Amarillo Weather Forecast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Amarillo Weather Forecast is made available in Texas through the Intl Weather Service - the online leader in reliable weather conditions and reports.
Amarillo Weather Forecast is standards-compliant CSS and XHTML.
There is no better way to reach a targeted audience in Amarillo!
www.nationalcityguide.net /texas/amarillo/access_points.html   (60 words)

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