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Animal Services Overflowing With Cats And Kittens

Animal Services Overflowing With Cats And Kittens

Wichita Falls Animal Services is in great need of your help. Right now, there are more than 20 cats at their facility in need of a home. Cats are being brought into Animal Services every day, and the shelter is losing the room, so they want more people to adopt a cat or kitten. To help…MORE

Wichita County WIC Office To Close For A Week In July

Wichita County WIC Office To Close For A Week In July

The WIC office in Wichita Falls is going to be closed for six days in July for training on a new automated system. From Friday, July 6 to Friday, July 13 the WIC office will be moving participant information from the old computer system to a new automated system and training its employees on how…MORE

Some Downtown Wichita Falls Murals Being Removed

Some Downtown Wichita Falls Murals Being Removed

Several murals are being removed from buildings in downtown Wichita Falls which has many people asking why. It’s because of restrictions put in place to preserve the central business district’s oldest buildings. Manager of 9th Street Studios Stephen Taylor loves all the murals that have been popping up in the area. “It is a big blank…MORE

Protecting Your Pets In Summer Heat

Protecting Your Pets In Summer Heat

With temperatures climbing into the triple digits, local animal advocates want people to remember their pets outside. “Anything in the heat is not good for somebody wearing a fur coat,” said Leslie Harrelson, executive director of P.E.T.S Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic. Click here for tips on protecting your pets in the summer heat.  MORE

Kia Recalls Over 500K Vehicles; Air Bags May Not Inflate

Kia Recalls Over 500K Vehicles; Air Bags May Not Inflate

Kia is recalling over a half-million vehicles in the U.S. because the air bags may not work in a crash. Combined with a previous recall expansion by Hyundai, the affiliated automakers are recalling nearly 1.1 million vehicles due to the problem, which has been linked to four deaths. Get more information about the recall here.…MORE

Kentucky Fried What? KFC Considers Vegetarian Menu Options

Kentucky Fried What? KFC Considers Vegetarian Menu Options

KFC in the UK and Ireland is working on a meatless alternative to Col. Sander’s famous fried chicken. It’s no flight of fancy – the chain will focus on new recipes and lighter meals. More details on KFC’s meatless menu ideas can be found here.MORE

Wichita Falls City Leaders Taking Aggressive Action On Abandoned Hotel

Wichita Falls City Leaders Taking Aggressive Action On Abandoned Hotel

For months Wichita Falls leaders have not been able to do anything about an abandoned hotel next to the Falls because it’s been in compliance. But for years it’s been vacant and in bad shape. “I’ve sat in that parking lot and I’ve watched people go in and out of those holes in the side…MORE

Historical Building In Downtown Wichita Falls To Get Facelift

Historical Building In Downtown Wichita Falls To Get Facelift

One of the first buildings to stand in Wichita Falls is on track to get a much-needed facelift. It is located on the 600 block of 7th Street and was constructed back in 1882. There are plans to make it look brand new. “I was glad to walk into the place because I’ve done these projects…MORE

Wichita Falls City Council Looks To Fill District 3 Seat

Wichita Falls City Council Looks To Fill District 3 Seat

The Wichita Falls City Council is looking to fill the District 3 seat. The seat became vacant earlier this week when Brian Hooker’s term limit expired. Residents interested in serving can submit a cover letter explaining their qualifications and why they would like to serve to the City Clerk’s office. Find more information about the…MORE

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