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Magic Johnson

Jul 31, 1996 By Jamie Fields

From the Paris Bastille to a duet with Pavarotti to a PBS documentary: Amarillo’s resident opera star, Mary Jane Johnson, has had a career full of high notes, and she has savored every one of them.

Big Feud at Cadillac Ranch

Mar 1, 1996 By Skip Hollandsworth

Since the day Stanley Marsh 3 finally went too far and locked up George Whittenburg’s son in a chicken coop, all of Amarillo has been abuzz about the bizarre battle between these intractable foes.

Cyd Charisse

Mar 1, 1996 By nancyboensch

I had my first dancing lesson in Amarillo with Constance Ferguson. Constance had been out in California studying ballet with Theodore Kosloff, one of Pavlova’s partners, but she came back to Amarillo and wanted to open a dancing school. Up on the very top floor of a great old hotel…

Up, Up, and Away

Sep 30, 1995 By Gregory Curtis

The death of a federal program in Amarillo shows that cutting the budget isn’t the answer to everything.