KDDD News 3-15-21

Two possible tornadoes touched down south of Amarillo, near Palo Duro Canyon State Park. The park had reported damage to several buildings and one home was struck by an apparent tornado.

Moore County had several tornado warnings, but none we’re reported to have touched down.

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Dumas ISD and the City of Cactus have reached an agreement for a site to build the new Cactus Elementary School. The Moore County News Press reported, the deal is to swap district owned land.

Cactus will get the current elementary school property, and the new school will be built on city owned property at the corner of 287 and FM 281. Cactus will do developmental work, and Dumas ISD will pay 1 milllion dollars to help with the cost.

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According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, about 25 percent of those eligible in Moore County have received the Covid 19 vaccine.