MSU: Volleyball Rallies for Senior Night Win

October 30th, 2014
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… Portales. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. (local time). ENMU claimed a 2-1 victory over the Mustangs Monday night in Wichita Falls. It was a much different story in Canyon as the Mustangs held WT without a shot prior to intermission and drew first blood …

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Wildcats Fall in Corpus Christi, 7-4

October 30th, 2014
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Kevin Charyszyn potted a pair on the power play, but it was not enough to keep the Wichita Falls Wildcats from stumbling to a 7-4 defeat to the Corpus Christi IceRays at the AmericanBank Center on Thursday night. Evan Okeley had a goal and an assist in the contest, Austin Albrecht also scored his first-career goal and Nick Farmer registered an assist to extend his point-streak to a team-best five games in the loss.

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Halloween Driving Safety

October 30th, 2014
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… he most dangerous time for trick-or-treaters is from 6-7 p.m. That’s important to keep in mind, as the city of Wichita Falls suggests prime trick-or-treating times are from six to eight at night.

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Ohio Statea s J.T. Barrett playing through the pain

October 30th, 2014
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… after spraining his knee. Barrett – who tore his right ACL in the last game he played at Rider High School in Wichita Falls, Texas, before spraining his left MCL against the Nittany Lions – said he’d never played through a similar injury in the …

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Second Siren Sabotage Suspect Charged

October 30th, 2014
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… scared off before they got inside. Significant damage was done to the box. According to the arrest affidavit, Wichita Falls Police were dispatched to the 1900 block of McKinney Road due to the fact the tornado warning sirens had sounded at that …

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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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MSU: Men’s Soccer Up to 2nd in Region

October 30th, 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 30th, 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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Genealogy Query – MANTOOTH

October 30th, 2014
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I’m searching for my brother he would be around 47 right now! He was born in Wichita Falls, TX around 1966-1967 I think the birthdate may be January 5, 1967 My mother was 16 and went to Wichita Falls and stayed with some family friends until she had the baby and then came back home. Home for the birth mother could have been in the McKinney Texas, Plano Texas, or Richardson Texas area.

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Adult Flu Vaccines Are Available in Wichita County

October 30th, 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 30th, 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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