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The City of Amarillo, Texas was established in 1887 and in 1913 became the first city in Texas to adopt the council-manager form of government.

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Southwest Airlines Adds Service to Denver: Expanded Service at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport to Begin in June

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AMARILLO, Texas, Dec. 16, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Amarillo travelers will soon have more options that feature the Mile-High City, Denver, Colorado as Southwest Airlines, in conjunction with Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, has announced new non-stop service to Denver International Airport (DEN).

Amarillo Among Tops in the Nation in COVID-19 Vaccination Rate

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AMARILLO, Texas, Feb. 11, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Amarillo is leading the way in getting the COVID-19 vaccine to the public. According to online data from, the Amarillo metro area is among the top metro areas in the nation in COVID-19 vaccinations.