Melissa is originally from Chicago but she moved to the Panhandle in 1986. She is a graduate of Canyon High School and went on to Amarillo College to learn all she could about radio. She has been on the radio in Amarillo for over 20 years and hopes for many more. She loves music, baseball, (especially her Atlanta Braves and hometown Chicago White Sox) and the Investigation Discovery Channel. She has one daughter, Faith, and a granddaughter, Laila, who you'll probably hear about on the air. You can find her at home cooking or experimenting with her Air Fryer and Instant Pot.
Long Time Amarillo Favorite For a Cold One Closed
One of the great things about social media here in Amarillo is how fast we can get the word out. I am sure that is probably true about any place. We like to spread information as fast as we can.
The Big Texan Giving Guests the Whole Texas Experience
When family or friends come to visit Amarillo a lot of times they want the Texas experience. They want to do it all. They want to see it all. Which could mean a trip to Palo Duro Canyon. It probably will include the Cadillac Ranch.
Enjoy Lake Life in this Breathtaking Home in Amarillo
We really have some breathtaking homes in Amarillo. You can find a home where you can step outside and enjoy all that nature provides in this beautiful Lake Tanglewood home. Nothing is more relaxing than looking out your window and seeing the water steps away.
Are the Hobby Lobby Rumors True? Even in Amarillo?
I took a trip to Hobby Lobby the other day. I found a project I want to work on. My goal is to update this project yearly. Of course, it was something I found on TikTok. As much as I hate that site it does have its value, I guess.
After 14 Years of Bringing Amarillo News, Local News Anchor Says Farewell
It's not very often that the people you watch on an Amarillo news station become the news. I mean I can remember a time or two. That is not always a good thing. Then this bombshell was dropped by Jackie Kingston herself.
A Great Amarillo Marketing Ploy or Unfinished Business?
When I am driving around Amarillo I really notice some things that make me question what is really going on. Was that something on purpose or a complete accident?
Need Spring Break Help? Amarillo Here are Some Options
This school year is just flying by. It seems like the kids just went back to school from Christmas break. Before you know it Spring Break will be here. We are about a month away from that. Are you as a parent ready?
Think the Snow Chances are Over Amarillo? Think Again
After the groundhog didn't see his shadow last week we started to get excited. Hey, maybe the worst of it is over. This is Texas. That doesn't mean these spring days we have been having are here to stay.
[Check it Out] The Dallas Police Chase You Have to See to Believe
I don't get it. I just don't. If you do something wrong and the police are coming for you, what do you do? What should you do? Am I crazy to think how much easier life will be if you just face the music?
A Warning for Potter County – Obey the Laws Or Else End Up Here
One thing we can say about Amarillo and the surrounding area is that we love our drama. Come on admit it, deep down you love watching it unfold too. As long as you or your family is not a part of it that is.
Amarillo Daycare Suddenly Closes Causing Headaches for Parents
One of the biggest struggles and stresses for parents is finding a daycare for their child. There is just so much that goes into finding the perfect one for your family. You want one that takes great care of your kid. That is the number one concern.
[LOOK] Amarillo City Living with All The Perks of Country Living
When you go to buy a home you start with a list of must-haves and wants. You go through the questions. How close do you want neighbors? How convenient do you want your home to work and everyday life?