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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

No Football Games In Bulldog Stadium Due to Structural Issues

No Football Games In Bulldog Stadium Due to Structural Issues

Burkburnett ISD will not host any home football games this year at Bulldog Stadium after inspections found issues with the pipe supports that hold up the concrete bleachers. The district explained in a social media post that inspections had been done over the summer on the stadium’s infrastructure. Results came back finding those supports had…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

Texoma Mayors Weigh In On Mask Mandate

Texoma Mayors Weigh In On Mask Mandate

Texoma leaders are weighing in on Governor Greg Abbott’s mask mandate. Click here to find out what Vernon and Wichita Falls’ mayors are saying about wearing masks.MORE

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