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Air Force Updates Uniform Rules

Air Force Updates Uniform Rules

The Air Force announced new rules on Operational Camouflage Pattern uniforms on Tuesday. According to Sheppard Air Force Base, the changes include authorization of the two-piece Flight Duty Uniform in garrison and updated patch guidance for the OCP uniform. Read more about the USAF’s uniform requirements here.MORE

Wichita Falls Boys & Girls Club Cuts The Ribbon On New Locker Rooms

Wichita Falls Boys & Girls Club Cuts The Ribbon On New Locker Rooms

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Wichita Falls Central Club’s locker rooms officially re-opened Tuesday to celebrate a completed restoration. The restoration project included everything from doors to plumbing fixtures, hardware, new benches and just about everything else. Read more about the club’s renovation here.MORE

Young Entrepreneurs Prep For Lemonade Day At East Branch YMCA

Young Entrepreneurs Prep For Lemonade Day At East Branch YMCA

Mark your calendars and go support Wichita Falls youngest entrepreneurs on Lemonade Day this Saturday. The East Branch YMCA was working hard Tuesday night to help kids put the final touches on those one-of-a-kind Lemonade stands. Read more about Lemonade Day here.MORE

Wichita Falls Losing Potential Business Due To Lack Of Industrial Space

Wichita Falls Losing Potential Business Due To Lack Of Industrial Space

Wichita Falls business leaders say there’s a reason that more plants and factories are not coming to the city. “We don’t have enough inventory. We have plenty of spaces that are bigger. The Stanley and Delphi building and the former ATCO building. We have plenty of small inventory spaces. But really, if you are talking…MORE

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

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