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Wichita County Officials Want You To Complete Broadband Access Survey

Wichita County Officials Want You To Complete Broadband Access Survey

The Wichita County Broadband Committee is asking residents, businesses and other organizations to take a survey about internet access and use. The survey has to do with the project expanding upon and determining the need for broadband services in Wichita County.  Click here for more information and to complete the survey.MORE

WFISD Board Discusses Potential School Closures, Attendance Zones

WFISD Board Discusses Potential School Closures, Attendance Zones

The Wichita Falls ISD Board met in a special session Friday to discuss attendance zones for the new high schools and the possibility of consolidating resources within the district — which could mean closing other schools in the future. A drop in enrollment over the last two years has decreased the amount of funding WFISD…MORE

Wichita Falls ISD Addresses Viral TikTok Trend

Wichita Falls ISD Addresses Viral TikTok Trend

Wichita Falls ISD is feeling the effects of a viral TikTok trend. WFISD Superintendent Michael Kuhrt addressed the trend Monday in a letter posted to the school district’s Facebook page. One of the latest national TikTok trends is a challenge involving students sharing videos of damage done to school property. Read here to find out…MORE

New State Laws Go Into Effect September 1

New State Laws Go Into Effect September 1

Over 660 laws were passed during the 2021 state legislative session, many of which will go into effect on Sept. 1. While many won’t change Texans’ daily lives, certain pieces of legislation will. Here’s a list of the top five laws that could impact you. Read about the new laws here.MORE

Walmart Offering COVID-19 Booster For Immunocompromised

Walmart Offering COVID-19 Booster For Immunocompromised

Walmart is now offering booster shots for immunocompromised patients in addition to providing normal COVID-19 vaccines to the general public. Additional doses are only authorized for individuals who have certain medical conditions or treatment plans, or those who have undergone a solid organ transplant. Read more here to find out if you qualify for a…MORE

Section Of FM1954 To Close Friday For Construction

Section Of FM1954 To Close Friday For Construction

A road south of Holliday will be closed this Friday due to bridge construction. Crews will shut down FM 1954 (Little Lease Road) at noon between FM 368 (South College Avenue) and FM 2224 so that two bridges can be rebuilt. More details about the closure can be found here.MORE

Midwestern Parkway Bridge To Reopen Tuesday

Midwestern Parkway Bridge To Reopen Tuesday

Repairs on the westbound lane of the Midwestern Parkway bridge that crosses Holliday Creek have been completed, according to the city of Wichita Falls. City officials are planning to reopen the bridge to traffic on Tuesday. They’re asking drivers to be cautious in the area as city employees remove all barricades. Read more information about…MORE

Suspect identified in WFISD bomb threats

Suspect identified in WFISD bomb threats

Authorities have identified a suspect in connection to the bomb threats made to five schools last week. The Wichita Falls Independent School Board stated that the suspect is not a local resident. WFPD has not released any official statements regarding a suspect, saying that the case is still under investigation. Click here for the complete…MORE

Better Business Bureau Warns Of Pet Sitting Scams

Better Business Bureau Warns Of Pet Sitting Scams

The Better Business Bureau is warning of scammers who have been using employment scams to trick people out of their personal information and money. BBB’s Scam Tracker has seen multiple reports of a scam that appears to be a friendly family looking for a pet sitter. Click here to read about how the scam works.MORE

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