A teacher with PSP-CISD has turned herself in to the Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office following an indictment.

Kaylyn Paige Miller, 30, was indicted on June 30 by a Moore County grand jury on a charge of Improper Relationship Between Educator/Student. This offense, under Texas law, carries a punishment of up to 20 years in TDCJ and a fine of up to $10,000.

Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office
Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office
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Miller is listed as a teacher at West Texas Middle School on the school's website. The offense is listed as having taken place on 1/10/2022 on Miller's booking and her bond has been set at $50,000.

She will appear in 316th District Court for her arraignment on July 27.

We reached out to Jamie Copley, the new superintendent of PSP-CISD, for comment and will update when one is provided.

As defined in the Texas Penal Code under Section 21.12. IMPROPER RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN EDUCATOR AND STUDENT.

(a) An employee of a public or private primary or secondary school commits an offense if the employee:

  1. engages in sexual contact, sexual intercourse, or deviate sexual intercourse with a person who is enrolled in a public or private primary or secondary school at which the employee works;
  2. holds a certificate or permit issued as provided by Subchapter B, Chapter 21, Education Code, or is a person who is required to be licensed by a state agency as provided by Section 21.003(b), Education Code, and engages in sexual contact, sexual intercourse, or deviate sexual intercourse with a person the employee knows is:
    (A) enrolled in a public primary or secondary school in the same school district as the school at which the employee works; or
    (B) a student participant in an educational activity that is sponsored by a school district or a public or private primary or secondary school, if:
    (i) students enrolled in a public or private primary or secondary school are the primary participants in the activity; and
    (ii) the employee provides education services to those participants; or
  3. engages in conduct described by Section 33.021, with a person described by Subdivision (1), or a person the employee knows is a person described by Subdivision (2)(A) or (B), regardless of the age of that person.

.This is a developing story and will be updated as more details are available

The Biggest Drug Busts in the Texas Panhandle for 2022....So Far

Amarillo can be a rowdy place with some lawless characters. Here's some of the biggest drug busts made in the Texas Panhandle for 2022, so far.

Let's just say that these folks are in t-r-o-u-b-l-e.

Note from editor: An indictment is not a conviction. All individuals shown below who have not appeared in court for a judgement are to be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

The Somewhat Small Towns of the Texas Panhandle

Say what now? Somewhat small?

That's right. These are the towns that seem massive when compared to teensy weensie two-stoplight towns like Pringle (30) or Kerrick (25), but they're definitely not on the same level as cities like White Deer or Panhandle....much less Amarillo.

Buckle up! We've got a places to go and towns to see! These populations are well over 100, but way less than 1000.

All aboard the Somewhat Small Texas Panhandle Towns tour!