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 twenty 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 one granddaughter, Laila, which you'll probably hear about on the air. You can find her at home cooking. She loves to cook. She is also a fan on her Air Fryer and Instant Pot! What else does one need?
Dasher Diary: Sometimes DoorDash Just Doesn’t Make Sense
I have been doing DoorDash and Uber Eats food delivery for almost four months now. I really do enjoy it for the most part. I do get out of my house. I get to meet some interesting people. I get some funny stories to use on the radio. Oh, and I get to make some extra money. It's basically a win for me.
Last Minute Shopping for the Gals in Amarillo
The countdown is on. The days are getting few and far between - from now until Christmas. It is getting to crunch time. I mean you have shopping to do. It can be a stressful time but why not make a fun time out of it?
Get Up and Have Brunch With the Grinch in Amarillo
I love seeing the kids around Amarillo getting excited. I mean this is a fun time of the year to be a kid. They are about to be on Christmas break for a bit and all the fun that is going to go along with that.
575 Pizzeria on Civic Circle – Is it Going to Reopen in Amarillo?
Looking back at this past year we have had a lot going on. A lot of it had to do with a lot of water. A lot of rain. A lot of flooding. This summer was something else. We had a lot of businesses and restaurants close on Olsen and Paramount because of the flooding.
[GALLERY] The Bright Lights of Christmas at the Botanical Gardens
I don't know how many times I have to say how magical the Christmas season seems to be in Amarillo. You can't help but feel part of that magic in any part of Amarillo. You see the decorations. You see the lights.
Using Delivery Apps in Amarillo? One Must Do Before Order
Ordering and having things delivered is such a convenience. I mean it saves you from leaving the house. It frees up some of your time. It is a great world that we live in where we can basically get anything delivered to us.
From Yellow Jackets to Winter Jackets in Amarillo?
We like to think that we can predict the weather. Yes, us regular ol' folks without a meteorology degree have all sorts of ways to tell you how mild or severe our winter will be.
More Christmas Themed Family Fun to be Had in Amarillo
The more stuff we can find for the family to do this holiday season the more memories we get to create. There is so much fun out there to be had. You just have to register or show up.
Here is Your Money Saving Tip Going Out to Eat in Amarillo
We were having a discussion about going out to eat recently. We do it a lot in Amarillo. I get it. It's a convenience not to have to cook. It's a lot more fun not having to clean up either. Plus you can get food that you don't cook at home. So you get to try new things.
Holiday Cheer and Learning Abound at Amarillo’s Discovery Center
It is a magical time of the year. The magic of Christmas. The fun that comes with it. You want your children to have lasting memories. You hope for many traditions to be able to pass down with them.
On the Road in Texas to Some of the Creepiest Towns
No matter how you look at it Texas has it all. We have so much going for us. We have so many places to see. We have towns like Happy that just the name makes us, well, Happy.
Mugshots of Randall County Now Including Pets Who Offend
To just think that we left behind the time in our holiday season to give thanks. We did that. We spent time with the family. All that time with food, fun, and family included pets that may or may not have done something to get in trouble.