THANK YOU: Students and employees discuss the Matney impact

After 35 years of service to Amarillo College, Dr. Paul Matney will retire this summer. During those years, he interacted with countless students, faculty, staff and community members. Here’s what some of them they had to say about one of the most popular presidents in AC history. More »

From left to right, Lori Merriman, executive secretary, AC President Dr. Paul Matney and Brenda Sadler, executive assistant to the president, attend a 2009 board of regents meeting announcing Matney’s hiring as president.

EDITORIAL: Goodbye stranger, goodbye friend

The Ranger staff says farewell to friends and hello to new beginnings. More »

Bobby Clift, was named Silver Scholar on the  2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team.

Bobby Clift receives prestigious award

Bobby Clift, an engineering major, has been named Silver Scholar on the 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team and received a $1,250 scholarship at the Honor Society Annual Convention April 25 in Orlando, Florida. More »

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OPINION: Gum wrapper can be expensive

Plastic bags and Styrofoam cups adorn the fence line. Newspapers billow along the roadside. Cigarette butts are scattered across the ground like stars across the night sky. It’s a beautiful scene. Well, OK, maybe it isn’t. In fact, it’s downright ugly. I detest litter, especially because there is absolutely no reason for More »

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Students will get a chance to compete in the AC Combat Fitness Challenge May 10.

Students train to get combative

In preparation for the Amarillo College Combat Fitness Challenge, the AC Fit Club conducted a competition in front of the clock tower April 8. The competition consisted of pull-ups, dips, and ab exercises. The male and female who had the most pull-ups, dips and hanging leg raises at the end More »

VIDEO: Big Idea Challenge

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The Big Idea Challenge final challenge was the deciding point for participants in the fundraising event for Panhandle PBS. Photos by Allysia Fine. Read more [...]

EDITORIAL: Goodbye stranger, goodbye friend

From left to right, Lori Merriman, executive secretary, AC President Dr. Paul Matney and Brenda Sadler, executive assistant to the president, attend a 2009 board of regents meeting announcing Matney’s hiring as president.
The Ranger staff says farewell to friends and hello to new beginnings. Read more [...]

#BadgerBS San Jacinto

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#BadgerBS goes to San Jacinto for it's last episode of the semester. Read more [...]

ACPD provides tips, tricks and services

Photo by Sella Robinett  Officer Scott Acker shows off one of the Amarillo College Police Department’s new battery-powered patrol cars.
Criminal activity on the Amarillo College Washington Street Campus has been low during the past couple of months, and Officer Scott Acker, the AC crime prevention officer, is trying to keep it that way. “Our No. 1 priority is safety for the college community,” Acker said. “Whether it be a student, faculty member, employee or visitor.” Read more [...]