Retired teachers give free books to WFISD kindergartners

Christmas came early for all Wichita Falls ISD kindergartners thanks to some retired teachers on Wednesday.

  Leadership Wichita Falls presents food bank with $5K check

WFISD partners with HealthyWage

Registration deadline approaching for regional spelling bee

home invasion, pursuit suspect faces new charges

WF Salvation Army short of fundraising goal

WFPD: Man tries to escape jail, trips and falls

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Bomb threats sent to businesses, universities and media nationwide

As protectors abandon Trump, investigation draws closer

Verdict reached in Justin Love murder trial

Boy Scouts of America considers filing for bankruptcy, report says

Gas prices under $2 in Wichita Falls this week

Happy Days? Director Ron Howard visits Duncan birthplace

  Son has nowhere to hide when Mom embarrasses him on camera at basketball game

Mandy Remmell went for it when the 'fan cam' pointed at her during a Kelly Clarkson song. Her son may never forgive her.

Bones found in family home ID’d as father missing for decades

One night back in 1961, Mike Carroll's father, George, disappeared. The explanations for his father's disappearance never sat well with the son.

  Trump’s 10 terrorists: The evolution of a statistic

These 10 do not exist, except as a federal statistic that Trump and his vice president put through a rhetorical grinder in service of describing emigrants from Mexico as a menace.

Boy, 11, changes last name from ‘Trump’ due to bullying

While his parents work on getting his name legally changed, the boy will be going by his father’s last name at school.

  Would-be burglar rescued after getting stuck in restaurant grease vent for 2 days

Architect helps keep the history of Downtown Wichita Falls alive

WF named 5th lowest cost of living city for young people

WCSO deputies become Santa’s helpers for a day

Del Monte canned corn recalled

University of Texas Stabbing Suspect headed to Vernon after being found insane

  Business’s expansion a move hoped to be repeated

Stone Oven's expansion into the downtown space is one that some hope to see repeated by other businesses.

BBB: Be cautious of subscription and free trial scams

The BBB says they get calls about this type of scam every day.

DPS: No prisoners escaped following bus crash near Seymour

Officials say no inmates escaped following a prison bus crash near Seymour.

Police: WF man stole two cars from Patterson Honda

Police say finger prints, surveillance footage and an informant tied both car thefts to Nails.

Three Altus residents taken into custody after short standoff

According to police, officers went to the home looking for 37-year-old Paul Salomon who was wanted on multiple Motion to Revoke warrants.

Netflix: What’s coming and going in January

The four movies in the Indiana Jones series will arrive to Netflix on Jan. 1. Also coming is "Solo: A Star Wars Story" on Jan. 9, a prequel featuring a young Han Solo, with Alden Ehrenreich behind the controls of the Millennium Falcon.

Altus Salvation Army needs people to adopt children from Angel Tree program

If you live in or around the Altus area and can give to a child in need this Christmas stop by the Walmart.

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen gets 3 years in prison

Cohen, 52, appeared at a courthouse in Manhattan for a sentencing hearing before U.S. District Judge William Pauley III and took on Trump’s characterization of him as “weak.”

2 doctors’ photos play role in sexual abuse claims involving hundreds of victims

In one case, a disgraced University of Southern California gynecologist has led police to a collection of nude photographs that may be connected with the abuse alleged by his patients. In another case, victims of a deceased New York doctor are demanding to know what happened to the photos.

Kiowa Casino’s annual toy drive brings in thousands of toys

The annual toy drive beat the previous year's record!

Toddler shot baby in face while couple showered, police said

The child is alive but was seriously wounded and has been in critical condition since Saturday.

Most drug overdoses involve fentanyl, CDC finds

The study found illicit drugs like fentanyl, heroin and cocaine were the leading causes of unintentional overdoses, and prescription drugs were more likely to be involved in suicidal overdoses.

Woman found dead on FL interstate; family alleges date left her for dead

Authorities said the woman's body had been struck by several cars while lying in the roadway. It is unknown how she died.

Democrats focus on voting rights ahead of 2020 primary

Multiple potential contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination are elevating the issue of voting rights as they prepare to launch campaigns. They're vowing to oppose Republican-backed efforts to require identification to vote, reinstate protections eliminated by a 2013 Supreme Court ruling

Groundbreaking ceremony held for Wichita County Law Enforcement Center

Wichita County leaders joined together Tuesday afternoon for a groundbreaking ceremony celebrating the launch of the building process for the new Law Enforcement Center.

Ex-roommate, Recorded calls, and Celluar data take the stand in Justin Love trial

Justin Love murder trail

Trump threatens gov’t shutdown in heated meeting with Dem leaders over border wall

Trump conferred Tuesday at the White House with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer ahead of a Dec. 21 deadline to shut down a range of government agencies.

WFPD: Deceased man found in park with gunshot wound

Around noon, officers were called out to the 800 block of Holiday in reference to a deceased person.

The Kitchen breaks goal for Meals on Wheels blanket drive

Officials with The Kitchen said donations are still being dropped off.

Altus couple facing charges in connection with burglary

An Altus couple have were arrested Monday in connection with stealing items from Walmart and committing residential burglary.

UPDATE: Arrest report connects Winbush to deadly Sunday morning shooting

The owner of Sprocket, the dog who was beaten and severely injured back in October, is now sitting in the Lawton Jail facing a second degree murder complaint.

Children enjoy Reindeer Games event at Lucy Park

A photo opportunity with live reindeer was enjoyed by many eventgoers.

  Deadline for ACA healthcare enrollment is Friday

The Affordable Care Act enrollment period runs from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15. People who need coverage should go to healthcare.gov to examine their healthcare options.

‘White people are the best’: Columbia student’s racist tirade captured on video

In a racially charged rant, the Columbia sophomore harasses and shouts white supremacist ideologies at a group of primarily minority students.

Search intensifies for woman who disappeared in Colorado on Thanksgiving

Kelsey Berreth made a trip to a Safeway grocery store near Woodland Park, CO, on Thanksgiving Day. She hasn’t been seen since a short time later.

Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregnant with his baby

The 17-year-old victim’s body was recovered from a dumpster hours after an alleged fight with the suspect over the pregnancy.

Hotter’N Hell to have new race in next year’s annual event

Gravel grinding is taking off in the cycling world and Hotter'N Hell Committee members feel that by adding it to the schedule, it will attract even more cyclists to Wichita Falls' biggest event of the year!

How to handle mental health issues during the holidays

Mental health tips for the holidays

New WF road project helping maintain them longer

It is still early to tell how much damage last weekend’s storm caused on Wichita Falls roads but to help maintain them the city’s Public Works applied a thin layer of sealcoating to some roads.

Thrasher’s mother, Love’s wife testify in murder trial

Testimony continues in the Justin Love murder trial.

BBB warns of scam calls appearing to be from reputable source

Click the link to find out how you can spot this scam before becoming a victim.

Paperwork left in stolen van leads to suspect

They all had the suspect's name and address.

UPDATE: Family identifies victim in fatal weekend shooting

Officers with the Criminal Investigation Division are now investigating the shooting.

Second arrest made in connection with home invasion, pursuit

A second suspect in a home invasion where a man was assaulted during an alleged robbery at his home has been arrested.

Trump’s troubled White House in search of new chief of staff

Trump's top pick for the job, Nick Ayers, is out of the running and Trump is now soliciting input on at least four individuals, including Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., the chair of the conservative House Freedom Caucus.

3 carnival workers charged in killings of Kansas couple

The Kansas Attorney General says 52-year-old Kimberly Younger, of McIntosh, Florida; 54-year-old Michael Fowler Jr., of Sarasota, Florida; and 35-year-old Rusty Frasier, of Aransas Pass, Texas, are jailed on $1 million bond in Arkansas while awaiting extradition to Kansas.

Crime Stoppers asks for tips to find Manhunt Monday suspect

Do you recognize this week's Manhunt Monday suspect?

House fire kills 5 children, injures mother in OH

Youngstown Fire Capt. Kurt Wright says the first floor of the house was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived around 11:30 p.m. Sunday. Wright says three children were ages 9, 3 and 2 and the other two were 1-year-old twins.

Former Miss Kentucky allegedly sent topless photos to 15-year-old student

The boy’s parents found the photo of the teacher on his phone and reported it to authorities, police said. She had been his teacher when he was in middle school.

Presidential hopefuls pushed to go big on climate change

Hundreds of young demonstrators are planning to turn out Monday on Capitol Hill to push Democrats on a package of ambitious environmental goals — including a nationwide transition to 100 percent power from renewable sources within as little as 10 years — that's collectively dubbed the Green New Deal

WF Fire Department: Don’t run over hoses

WF: Don't run over fire hoses.

DPS discovers 50 pounds of marijuana following pursuit into WF

Law enforcement continues to search for the suspects.

‘They were like brothers’: Boy, 12, raises money for best friend’s headstone

The 12-year-old raised money through donations and odd jobs until he had enough to pay for his friend’s headstone.

Blanket Drive to help keep Meals on Wheels clients warm

Blanket Drive to benefit Meals on Wheels clients.

Trump confirms John Kelly leaving White House at end of year

Pres. Donald Trump said Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out.

Cancellations & Delays

Several events across Texoma are being canceled or rescheduled due to the possibility of inclement weather over the weekend.

Vernon residents brace themselves for winter weather

Many residents in Vernon are preparing for a wintery weekend.

Texomans prep for first alert weather weekend

Many Texomans made their way to Market street in Wichita Falls Friday as they prepare to bunker down for a bitter cold weekend.

Local businesses donate toys for Wichita Falls children

Local businesses collected toys to donate to Child Care Partners and children in need for the holiday season.

Bike accident survivor heads home

Shortly after the wreck he said he hopes to one day ride his bicycle again.

Texas Blood Institute in need of donors for holidays

The Blood Institute of Texas is running low on blood and is looking for donors this weekend.

TxDOT crews and drivers prepare for storm

TxDOT crews and motorists prepared for this weekend’s storm on Friday.

Meals on Wheels clients set for weekend winter weather

Meals on Wheels clients are prepared for this weekends winter weather.

Mueller: Manafort lied about contacts with Trump administration, Russians

The plea agreement will remain under seal until a later date.

Texoma’s Most Wanted

Do you recognize anyone on this list? If so, it could earn you some cash.

Man who plowed into Charlottesville crowd found guilty of first degree murder

The final witness was not in court late Thursday morning, however, causing a delay in the trial and an extended lunch break.

WCSO warns of scammers impersonating deputies

The call or text says you have an outstanding warrant and asks for a gift card in order to take care of the warrant. They will then call back wanting the numbers off of the gift card.

Police say WF man intentionally abused weeks old baby

The seven-week-old victim suffered what police and medical staff described as "Chronic Abuse."