A clay shoot fundraiser is scheduled for April of this year. Organizers invite you to a day full of shooting and an evening full of fun Saturday, April 18th, at River Breaks Ranch. The Clay Shoot begins with a 1 p.m. check-in followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and concert by Zac Wilkerson.
Friends of Fogelberg Raises Awareness for Prostate Cancer
Additionally, Friends of Fogelberg will provide details of a partnership with Friends of AJ Swope, an Amarillo-based group raising money for the AJ Swope Plaza, Texas Panhandle Walk of Fame and Texas Panhandle First Responders Memorial in downtown Amarillo.
Randall County Sheriff's Office to host fundraiser to benefit AJ Swope Plaza
The Randall County Sheriff's Office will host a fundraiser on March 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with the proceeds going to benefit the A.J. Swope Plaza. The plaza is to be built near Hodgetown in downtown Amarillo.
Remembering the life and legacy of AJ Swope, five years later
“Whenever he decided to do something, he was going to give it 110 percent,” said former professor and friend, Randy Ray. “That's the way it was when he was a broadcaster, that's the way it was when he was working with wind energy, and that certainly was the way it was...
AJ Swope Sporting Clay Shoot raising money for plaza
Plans to build a plaza in downtown Amarillo to honor a special member of our community lost too soon are underway. Craig Vaughn has some details on the AJ Swope Sporting Clay Shoot. It will be held Saturday, April 18th at River Braks Ranch.
Randall County Sheriff's Office Hosting Lunch to Benefit AJ Swope Plaza
The Randall County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a benefit lunch from 11 a.m. to 01 p.m. The proceeds from the event will go to benefit the A.J. Swope Plaza. The plaza to be built will be located in downtown Amarillo near the new MPEV.
Challege Accepted! Potter County SO Donates Raises Money for Plaza
The Potter County Sheriff’s Office accepted a challenge and made a monetary notch in the belt to build the AJ Swope Plaza. Sheriff Brian Thomas presented Wendi Swope, AJ's widow, with $1280 Friday morning to help build the First Responders Memorial...
Planned memorial to honor AJ Swope, first responders
A gift to Amarillo and a posthumous honor, the Friends of AJ Swope are planning to construct a privately funded plaza downtown. The public green space will include a 300-seat amphitheater, the Texas Panhandle Walk of Fame and the Texas Panhandle's First Responders...
Proposed AJ Swope Plaza to be located next to MPEV
Coming together as the "Friends of AJ Swope", those that knew Swope, as well as local leaders, are planning a privately-funded downtown plaza that includes a 300-seat amphitheater, a Panhandle Walk of Fame, and a Panhandle First Responders Memorial.
Ten Successes From The Panhandle That You Probably Don't Know
Robert "Bob" O'Rear was born in Wellington, Texas, and brought up in Perryton. TRW hired O'Rear to work on Air Force spy satellite programs. He also wrote programs that optimized the trajectory of Minuteman missiles during the Cold War.
Friends of Fogelberg to partner with friends of AJ Swope
Friends of Fogelberg is hosting its annual benefit concert for prostate cancer awareness on Friday, Sept 6 at the Globe-News Center for Performing Arts and will feature a host of popular area musicians on stage throughout the evening.
Randall County hosting fundraiser to benefit AJ Swope Plaza
Randall County Sheriff’s Office is holding a benefit luncheon to help fund the upcoming A.J. Swope Plaza, which is slated to be located in downtown Amarillo.The hamburger luncheon will cost $7 and include a burger, chips, a cookie and a drink.
Plans Unveiled for AJ Swope Plaza in Downtown Amarillo
The Friends of AJ Swope have announced plans to build a privately-funded downtown plaza as a gift to Amarillo citizens that will include a 300-seat amphitheater, the Texas Panhandle Walk of Fame, and the Texas Panhandle First Responders Memorial.