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  • Drought Watch: Stage 4

    Drought Watch: Stage 4

    Tuesday, November 12 2013 7:49 PM EST2013-11-13 00:49:12 GMT
    Wichita Falls will go into Stage 4: Drought Disaster on Saturday, November 16.
    Wichita Falls will go into Stage 4: Drought Disaster on Saturday, November 16.
  • DROUGHT WATCH: Stage Four Delayed

    DROUGHT WATCH: Stage Four Delayed

    Thursday, July 18 2013 6:57 PM EDT2013-07-18 22:57:10 GMT
    These last days of rain have pushed back stage four water restrictions but city officials say it will take a lot more rain to get us out of the drought.
    These last days of rain have pushed back stage four water restrictions but city officials say it will take a lot more rain to get us out of the drought.
  • Stage 4 Plan in Place

    Stage 4 Plan in Place

    Tuesday, June 4 2013 7:38 PM EDT2013-06-04 23:38:11 GMT
    Wichita Falls City Councilors outlined their stage four drought disaster plan at Tuesday's regular meeting.
    Wichita Falls City Councilors outlined their stage four drought disaster plan at Tuesday's regular meeting.
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  • Lake Levels Drop

    Lake Levels Drop

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:44 AM EDT2014-04-21 15:44:27 GMT
    Even with the recent rain, lake levels have dropped again.
    Even with the recent rain, lake levels have dropped again.
  • Lake Levels Drop Slightly

    Lake Levels Drop Slightly

    Monday, April 7 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-04-07 17:10:33 GMT
    Lake levels have dropped again.
    Lake levels have dropped again.
  • Lake Levels Drop

    Lake Levels Drop

    Monday, March 10 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-03-10 22:03:04 GMT
    The lake levels are out for the week of March 10th and they have dropped again. 
    The lake levels are out for the week of March 10th and they have dropped again. 
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  • Drought Affecting MSU

    Drought Affecting MSU

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-11 03:42:03 GMT
    The lack of rain in Texoma is impacting safety and possible growth at Midwestern State University. 
    The lack of rain in Texoma is impacting safety and possible growth at Midwestern State University. 
  • Stage 5 Car Wash Restrictions

    Stage 5 Car Wash Restrictions

    Stage 5 Car Wash Restrictions

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:12:45 GMT
    As Texoma continues to be devastated by a drought, Wichita Falls could add another stage to it's drought contingency plan.
    As Texoma continues to be devastated by a drought, Wichita Falls could add another stage to it's drought contingency plan.
  • Lakes Levels Continue To Drop

    Lakes Levels Continue To Drop

    Monday, March 17 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-03-17 17:59:36 GMT
    The current combined total for Lakes Arrowhead and Kickapoo is 26.6%. 
    The current combined total for Lakes Arrowhead and Kickapoo is 26.6%. 
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  • Animals Seized

    Animals Seized

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:19:22 GMT
    Wichita Falls and Animal Control officials are on Lindale Drive and have seized more than 20 dogs from a house on Wednesday.
    Wichita Falls and Animal Control officials are on Lindale Drive and have seized more than 20 dogs from a house on Wednesday.
  • Mitigation Plan and Survey

    Mitigation Plan and Survey

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:38:46 GMT
    City officials of Wichita Falls are seeking input from residents in order to create a safer and more disaster ready community. 
    City officials of Wichita Falls are seeking input from residents in order to create a safer and more disaster ready community. 
  • Roy Orbison’s Birthday Celebration in Vernon

    Roy Orbison’s Birthday Celebration in Vernon

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:37:04 GMT
    Vernon celebrated Roy Orbison’s birthday on Wednesday.
    Vernon celebrated Roy Orbison’s birthday on Wednesday.