Kissing Bugs in Wichita Falls Found But No Confirmed Case of Chagas

September 23rd, 2014
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He says they’ve had eight or nine reported cases in the Wichita Falls area and two of those were cases where a person was bitten. However, both of those bugs were sent to the lab at A&M for research and neither had Chagas disease.

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March for Jesus is Oct. 4

September 22nd, 2014
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The annual March for Jesus is coming to Olney again Saturday, Oct. 4. This year’s march features the theme “How Bright is Your Light?” Line-up begins at 10:30 a.m. on S. Ave. C by Tommy Perkins Memorial Park and the parade starts at 11 a.m. The parade route will move from the part to Main Street, then west to Ave. J. Participants will turn south on Ave. J and then east on Hamilton Street. They will continue east to the First Baptist Church parking lot, where a special exhibition will be put on by the Wichita Falls Glory Bound Motorcycle Association drill team.

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March for Jesus is Oct. 4

September 22nd, 2014
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The annual March for Jesus is coming to Olney again Saturday, Oct. 4. This year’s march features the theme “How Bright is Your Light?” Line-up begins at 10:30 a.m. on S. Ave. C by Tommy Perkins Memorial Park and the parade starts at 11 a.m. The parade route will move from the part to Main Street, then west to Ave. J. Participants will turn south on Ave. J and then east on Hamilton Street. They will continue east to the First Baptist Church parking lot, where a special exhibition will be put on by the Wichita Falls Glory Bound Motorcycle Association drill team.

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Wichita Falls Store Owner Arrested in K2 Raid Angered by Letter from Police Chief

September 22nd, 2014
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Being arrested on August 13th in a K2 raid angered Wichita Falls store owner, Bill Hagle, but he says receiving a letter from police earlier this week about the raid, infuriated him even more. More than one month ago, law enforcement officials in Wichita Falls cracked down on synthetic marijuana, commonly known on the streets as K2, Spice and potpourri.

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Monday 9-22-14 Recap

September 22nd, 2014
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… you out of today? Or are you front row at another tragic fashion show?… When 25-year-old Thomas McGowan of Wichita Falls, Texas decided to break into a trailer at a trailer park, he could NOT have picked a worse one. Around 11:50 P.M. last …

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Wichita Falls Store Owner Arrested in K2 Raid Angered by Letter from Police Chief

September 22nd, 2014
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Being arrested on August 13th in a K2 raid angered Wichita Falls store owner, Bill Hagle, but he says receiving a letter from police earlier this week about the raid, infuriated him even more. More than one month ago, law enforcement officials in Wichita Falls cracked down on synthetic marijuana, commonly known on the streets as K2, Spice and potpourri.

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Case of human West Nile Virus confirmed

September 22nd, 2014
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WICHITA FALLS, Texas- The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District has received confirmation of a human case of West Nile Virus in Wichita Falls. A 48 year old male has been confirmed to be the year’s first positive human case of WNV in the city.

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March for Jesus is Oct. 4

September 22nd, 2014
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The annual March for Jesus is coming to Olney again Saturday, Oct. 4. This year’s march features the theme “How Bright is Your Light?” Line-up begins at 10:30 a.m. on S. Ave. C by Tommy Perkins Memorial Park and the parade starts at 11 a.m. The parade route will move from the part to Main Street, then west to Ave. J. Participants will turn south on Ave. J and then east on Hamilton Street. They will continue east to the First Baptist Church parking lot, where a special exhibition will be put on by the Wichita Falls Glory Bound Motorcycle Association drill team.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Search for Volunteers

September 22nd, 2014
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Wichita Falls is looking for volunteers, also known as Bigs, for close to 200 children, or Littles, on their waiting list. Becoming a Big Brother or Sister can positively impact a child’s life by giving them an opportunity to change their perspective on what the world has to offer and provide someone for them to look up to.

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Poise, leadership make J.T. Barrett stand out

September 22nd, 2014
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… in himself,” Decker said. “If he’s confident in himself, then we’re confident in him.” Barrett, a native of Wichita Falls, Texas, instilled that confidence in his teammates partially by leading the Buckeyes to second-half comebacks in the first two …

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Lake Levels Drop Again

September 22nd, 2014
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… head is down to 20.2%, Lake Kickapoo is down to 28.1%, The combined total is 22.3%, down from 22.5% last week. Wichita Falls remains in Stage 5 Drought Catastrophe.

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Texas homeowner stabs accused intruder with spear

September 22nd, 2014
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We’ve heard about homeowners in Texas using guns to defend their property from intruders, but we don’t typically hear about people using medieval castle-like weapons to defend their home. That was the case in Wichita Falls this week, where police arrested an accused crook after a homeowner stabbed him with a spear.

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Case of Human West Nile Virus Confirmed

September 22nd, 2014
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The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District confirmed there is a human case of West Nile Virus in Wichita Falls. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people infected over the age of 50 will have the highest risk of severe disease.

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Texas homeowner stabs accused intruder with spear

September 21st, 2014
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… scenario. We don’t typically hear about people using medieval castle-like weapons to defend their home, but Wichita Falls police arrested an accused crook this week after a homeowner stabbed him with a spear. According to KFDX-TV , it all started …

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OPINION: Smart phones too smart for me [Times Record News, Wichita Falls, Texas]

September 21st, 2014
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Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Sept. 20–WICHITA FALLS, Texas — So now we have the iPhone 6. Amazon now also offers a phone, too — along with just about everybody else.

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