The Amarillo Pioneer

Amarillo's only free online newspaper. Established in 2016, we work to bring you local news that is unbiased and honest.


Amarillo Libraries to Close for Thanksgiving

If you want to check out books for Thanksgiving, then you need to act now.

On Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd, all Amarillo Public Library locations will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. All locations will reopen for regular business hours on Saturday, November 24th.

Additionally, Amarillo City Hall and most other City of Amarillo departments will also be closed on Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving.

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Reprint: Thanksgiving on the Panhandle Plains, 1893

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