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Atmos Energy Makes $5,000 Donation To MLK Center

Atmos Energy Makes $5,000 Donation To MLK Center

Atmos Energy showed their support for the Martin Luther King Center in Wichita Falls on Monday. The MLK Center usually has a scholarship breakfast on MLK Day to raise money but it was canceled. Atmos Energy stepped up and made a $5,000 donation to help make up for the money that was lost. More details…MORE

Veterans Graves Get Wreaths For The Holidays

Veterans Graves Get Wreaths For The Holidays

The weather wasn’t going to stop dozens of volunteers from the annual Wreaths for Vets. Wreaths for Vets started 10 years ago and grows every year. The members of American Legion Post 202 coordinate Wreath for Vets. Read the complete story here.MORE

Texoma Veterans Reflect On 79th Anniversary Of Pearl Harbor Attack

Texoma Veterans Reflect On 79th Anniversary Of Pearl Harbor Attack

 79 years to the day, service members, veterans, and everyday citizens honor those lost in the attack on Pearl Harbor. “December 7, 1941 – a date which will live in infamy – the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan,” –President Franklin Delano…MORE

American Legion Post 202 Needs Volunteers To Prep Christmas Wreaths

American Legion Post 202 Needs Volunteers To Prep Christmas Wreaths

You have a chance to make a difference and get in the Christmas spirit this Saturday. At 1:30pm at the American Legion Post 202, you can help get Christmas wreaths ready to be placed on Sunday at the graves of veterans who fought for our country and have passed away. Find more information here.MORE

Governor Extends Online Vehicle Registration Deadline

Governor Extends Online Vehicle Registration Deadline

If your vehicle registration has expired, never fear. Governor Abbott has extended the deadline to renew your vehicle’s registration. If renewing online, Texas vehicle owners have an extra nine months from the date their vehicle’s registration expired. In addition, Governor Abbott has extended his order to law enforcement officers to not write citations for expired…MORE

United Regional Implements New Covid-19 Precautions

United Regional Implements New Covid-19 Precautions

With COVID-19 cases continuing to rise in Wichita County, United Regional has released additional precautions for the hospital. Some of the new requirements include temperature checks, increased cleaning and disinfecting and limited access into the hospital. For more information, click here.  MORE

Faith Mission Asking For Shoe Donations

Faith Mission Asking For Shoe Donations

Faith Mission says there’s a need for shoes for families in Wichita Falls. All sizes are needed. Drop-off location and times can be found here.MORE