Author Archives: Robin Mosier

Festival attracts music lovers to Austin

The Prairie. With the blast of a $100,000 taco cannon, Auditorium Shores in downtown Austin kicked off the seventh annual Fun Fun Fun Fest Nov. 2-4. A now integral, anticipated segment of the “international rock nerd festival circuit” according to the official Fun Fun program and weekend guide, 142 musicians and comedians were separated by…

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Rain fails to curb spirits at AMA BBQ

For the 17th consecutive year, the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce hosted the “Good Times” Barbeque Thursday Sept. 13. The event, closing down a four-block radius of downtown Amarillo for two days, is an annual non-dues fundraiser for the chamber. According to Amarillo Chamber Senior Director of Communications Penni Bentley, more than 5,000 people purchase a…

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Canyon takes down Facebook criticisms

As the blistering days of a summer accompanied with record-setting heat trail away, residents of Canyon are still living with the side effects. Drought conditions are afflicting the city for the second straight year. City officials had no choice on July 3 but to enact stage two of the state-mandated drought contingency plan. According to…

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