Category Archives: Local News

New Flight At Wichita Falls Regional Airport Now In Service

New Flight At Wichita Falls Regional Airport Now In Service

The fourth flight between Wichita Falls and Dallas-Fort Worth is now available at the Wichita Falls Regional Airport. “We started looking at the capacity of the flights and it started increasing so we wanted to get our fourth flight back that we had before,” said the Airport Administrator, Jon Waltjen. More details about the additional…MORE

North Texans Prepare For Thunderstorms, Baseball-Sized Hail

North Texans Prepare For Thunderstorms, Baseball-Sized Hail

Meteorologists across North Texas had predicted thunderstorms with the potential for baseball-sized hail Wednesday. Some area residents got creative in trying to protect their vehicles from damage. Click here to check out photos(and maybe future suggestions LOL!) on how to protect your vehicles from hail damage.MORE

Local Dispatchers Recognized During National Telecommunications Week

Local Dispatchers Recognized During National Telecommunications Week

They’re the voices we hear in our worst moments. This week we are honoring the people that work hard behind the scenes to get the community help in times of emergency. They grab their headsets, log-on, and try to prepare for a day that could bring anything. Read more about dispatchers and the important work…MORE

Western Burgers Making A Comeback In WFISD Schools

Western Burgers Making A Comeback In WFISD Schools

If you attended WFISD schools in the 70s and 80s, no doubt you remember a lunchroom staple- the Western burger. It was a favorite among students for years and then disappeared from the menu but thanks to a local cafeteria chef, the burgers are making a comeback. Click here to read more about the classic…MORE

Teachers Get Big Award From Red River Chevy Dealers

Teachers Get Big Award From Red River Chevy Dealers

We told you back in January how to nominate local teachers for a big award and today, two Oklahoma teachers got those awards at a ceremony in Altus. This was all put on by Red River Chevy dealers. Find out which teachers won by clicking here.MORE

Texas Could Be Next To Raise Smoking Age; Residents React

Texas Could Be Next To Raise Smoking Age; Residents React

From college students to vape shop owners, a Texas bill is making progress inside the capital in Austin and it has people talking. SB21 would raise the smoking age from 18 to 21. The Senate passed the bill Tuesday and a similar bill will be voted on in a house committee. It would stop those…MORE

Training Exercise Turns Serious At Sheppard Air Force Base

Training Exercise Turns Serious At Sheppard Air Force Base

Sheppard Air Force Base says a training exercise turned “real world” after they received calls from people on base. Officials had scheduled an active shooter training event which was set to take place across Sheppard on Thursday morning from 8-11am. More details about what happened can be found here.    MORE

MSU To Host Sexual Assault Awareness Event Wednesday

MSU To Host Sexual Assault Awareness Event Wednesday

Midwestern State University is hosting an event tonight that will focus on the fight to end sexual assault, domestic violence and more. Get more information on tonight’s events by clicking here.  MORE

City View ISD To Host Open House

City View ISD To Host Open House

City View ISD is hosting an open house this week to allow the public to see what needs to be fixed. The district has a bond proposal on the ballot next month. Click here for details.MORE