Football: Eagles look to hold spot against Leopards

October 30th, 2014
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The Decatur Eagles clinched a playoff berth last week with their second-half surge and victory over Wichita Falls Hirschi.Now, the Eagles will try to stay unbeaten in District 4-4A Division I and assure themselves of earning one of the league’s top two playoff seeds with a win over Gainesville at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Eagle Stadium.”

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Greg Abbott opposition to Houston pastor subpoenas caused them to be withdrawn

October 30th, 2014
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… them demanding copies of five pastors’ sermons, personal notes and other communications. Abbott, a native of Wichita Falls and the top law enforcement official in the state, had argued the subpoenas were a violation of the pastor’s religious rights …

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Gas Leak Causes Traffic Delays

October 30th, 2014
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The call came around 9:30 a.m. after crews that were drilling holes for street signs in the 600 block of Brook Street accidentally drilled into a eight inch major gas line. The Wichita Falls Police Department and the Wichita Falls Fire Department immediately blocked off traffic within a four block radius due to the wind blowing the gas into the intersection.

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Jordan Wins FIWT Leadership Award from Litchfield Special Risks

October 30th, 2014
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Cindy Jordan, of Barnard Insurance Group in Wichita Falls, Texas, won the FIWT Leadership Award sponsored by Litchfield Special Risks Inc., the company announced. This is the second year the award has been presented to a member of the Federation of Insurance Women of Texas .

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First Step Incorporated to Host Annual Domestic Violence Candle Light Vigil

October 30th, 2014
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First Step, Inc. in Wichita Falls will be hosting its 11th annual Candle Light Vigil Thursday night. The purpose of the event is to spread awareness of domestic violence.

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First Step Incorporated to Host Annual Domestic Violence Candle Light Vigil

October 30th, 2014
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First Step, Inc. in Wichita Falls will be hosting its 11th annual Candle Light Vigil Thursday night. The purpose of the event is to spread awareness of domestic violence.

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Greg Abbott campaigns with Chuck Norris in Texas governor’s race

October 29th, 2014
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Texas Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott campaigned with movie and television star Chuck Norris in the closing days of the race for the governor’s mansion in Austin, according to Abbott’s campaign. One of the Wichita Falls native’s advisers Avidel Huerta said, “Chuck Norris doesn’t campaign with Greg Abbott .

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MSU: Men’s Soccer Up to 2nd in Region

October 29th, 2014
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… Region rankings, boasting a win over Colorado Mesa while also playing SEU to a 1-1 draw earlier this season in Wichita Falls. The top three teams from the South Central Region advance to the NCAA Division II national tournament field set to be …

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Only On Six: The Struggle To Survive

October 29th, 2014
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With more than three-fourths of Americans living paycheck-to-paycheck, the conversation about raising the federal minimum wage is on some Texomans minds. Debbie Thomason, a Wichita Falls resident, raised four kids, had a decent paying job and now finds herself unemployed because of back surgery.

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Greg Abbott campaigns with Chuck Norris in Texas governor’s race

October 29th, 2014
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Texas Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott campaigned with movie and television star Chuck Norris in the closing days of the race for the governor’s mansion in Austin, according to Abbott’s campaign. One of the Wichita Falls native’s advisers Avidel Huerta said, “Chuck Norris doesn’t campaign with Greg Abbott .

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Trunk or Treat in Wichita Falls

October 29th, 2014
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Halloween was celebrated early on Tuesday night as kids participated in a “Trunk or Treat” event that provided kids with a safe way to get candy. The North Texas Area United Way and the Lynwood Neighborhood Community held its third annual “Trunk or Treat” last night at Kate Burgess Elementary School.

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Adult Flu Vaccines Are Available in Wichita County

October 29th, 2014
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Right now, Texas is one of the worst states when it comes to the flu. So it’s helpful to know the Wichita Falls Wichita County Health District is fully stocked on flu vaccines.

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Greg Abbott campaigns with Chuck Norris in Texas governor’s race

October 29th, 2014
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Texas Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott campaigned with movie and television star Chuck Norris in the closing days of the race for the governor’s mansion in Austin, according to Abbott’s campaign. One of the Wichita Falls native’s advisers Avidel Huerta said, “Chuck Norris doesn’t campaign with Greg Abbott .

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Trunk or Treat in Wichita Falls

October 29th, 2014
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… held its third annual “Trunk or Treat” last night at Kate Burgess Elementary School. Children from across Wichita Falls came out in their costumes to get candy and prizes from the trunks of cars. North Texas Area United Way participates in several …

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Car Crash Causes Delays on Archer City Highway

October 29th, 2014
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DPS, Wichita County Sheriff’s deputies and Wichita Falls Police were on scene, and said the accident involved three cars.

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