A few lane closures around the Amarillo area starting Monday, September 16 could affect area driver's morning commute to work or school.
On US 87, lanes will be closed in both directions from 11th Street to Loop 335 (St. Francis).
On I-40 main lanes and frontage roads, TxDOT crews will be closing various lanes in both directions from the Interchange with I-27 to the US 287 split.
Finally, on the I-27 northbound frontage road, lanes will be closed from 34th Street to Washington.
President Trump is set to award our nation's highest military honor next month. And, the recipient -- Army Captain Gary Rose -- has ties to Fort Sill. Rose attended Field Artillery Officer Basic at Fort Sill in 1973. Rose enlisted in the Army in 1967 as a Special Forces Medical Sergeant. While here in Lawton, he got a Bachelor's degree in Education and Military Science from Cameron University.
Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned actor known for parts in "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died.
Hurricane Maria ties for the eighth strongest storm in Atlantic history, when measured by wind speed.
Maria hit the island Wednesday morning as a Category 4 storm with 155 mph winds, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years.
A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her.