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WFISD Meet The Teacher Nights Kick Off New School Year

WFISD Meet The Teacher Nights Kick Off New School Year

As kids prepare to head back to school Meet the Teacher nights are getting underway all across the Wichita Falls ISD. Find out the schedule for WFISD’s Meet the Teacher events as well as those of area schools by clicking here.  MORE

BBB: Apple Is Not Calling You

BBB: Apple Is Not Calling You

The BBB has been hearing reports from consumers that are receiving calls and emails from imposters posing as Apple employees this week They are attempting to gain access to your devices to steal your information and also asking for money. Get more information about the scam here.MORE

With Other Wichita Falls Water Projects Complete, Lake Ringgold Becomes Top Priority

With Other Wichita Falls Water Projects Complete, Lake Ringgold Becomes Top Priority

Despite all the rain, Wichita Falls got on Monday, city leaders are always thinking about the next drought. On Tuesday Wichita Falls City Council is expected to adopt revisions to their Water Conservation and Drought Contingency plan. It’s something they’re required to do every five years. But they’re doing it six months early so they…MORE

Housing Authority To Host 2nd Annual Back To School Bash

Housing Authority To Host 2nd Annual Back To School Bash

The Wichita Falls Housing Authority will host its 2nd annual Back to School Bash Monday at the Paul Irwin Center. The main goal is to give each child personal hygiene products to begin the school year, giving them more confidence on the first day of school. More details about the event can be found here.…MORE

With Downtown Wichita Falls Seeing More Interest, Leaders Look To Address Parking

With Downtown Wichita Falls Seeing More Interest, Leaders Look To Address Parking

As interest in downtown Wichita Falls continues to rise, that means more people. More people means more parking. The city and Downtown Development are working to address the issue and make downtown the best it can be. “Right now I don’t think it’s a critical situation,” Deputy City Manager, Jim Dockery said. “But it needs…MORE

Sales Tax Holiday In Texas Is Upon Us

Sales Tax Holiday In Texas Is Upon Us

The sales tax holiday in the Lone Star State is scheduled for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, August 10 through 12. Shoppers can save money on most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced below from $100 without having to pay sales tax. Get more details on Tax-Free Weekend and find a list of approved items…MORE

WFFD Prepares To Help Fight California Wildfires

WFFD Prepares To Help Fight California Wildfires

Wichita Falls Fire Department is sending one Emergency Vehicle Technician and eight fire fighters to northern California to help battle what is being deemed as the largest wildfire in the state’s history. The flames have not only destroyed thousands of acres of land but at least 1000 structures. This will be the first time Wichita Falls firefighters…MORE

State Farm Donates To PETS Clinic

State Farm Donates To PETS Clinic

A local golf tournament turned into a donation to a great cause. In July, State Farm Sales Leader Jason Matzke sponsored a small golf tournament for local State Farm Agents. Click here for more details about their generous donation to help area pets.  MORE

WFFD Firefighters To Head To Northern California Wednesday

WFFD Firefighters To Head To Northern California Wednesday

Members of the Wichita Falls Fire Department are expected to fly out to California on Wednesday to help fight the deadly fires in northern California. WFFD Chief Jon Reese confirmed eight firefighters along with a Fleet Services Emergency Vehicle Technician will be part of a 97-person team. More details on the WFFD’s participation in fighting…MORE