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St. Patrick’s Day Festival in Wichita Falls a big hit

Downtown Wichita Falls Development officials believe this weekend's St. Patrick's Day festival was a big hit.

  Eat Local Restaurant Week kicks off Monday

  Suspect in incident at Bellevue Cemetery arrested

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for Theft of Service

WF residents enjoy a taste of spring

St. Patrick’s Day fest downtown draws a large crowd

Serious crash on I-44 sends multiple people to the hospital

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WFFD: One person killed in overnight fire

Organizers spend day preparing for St. Patrick’s Day Festival

  American Legion posts celebrate 100th anniversary

  Jefferson Elementary hosts Career Camp

  Car dealers say automated vehicles may increase safety on the roads

  Clay Co. law enforcement on the lookout for cemetery vandalism suspect

  Man charged in connection with July 2018 motorcycle theft

A Wichita Falls man has been charged with theft eight months after he was found in possession of a stolen motorcycle.

  Texoma’s Most Wanted

Do you recognize any of the suspects?

  Is Sheppard Air Force Base growing fast enough for one of the largest flight military training programs in the world?

"We are still growing, and our intent is to grow further. Before we do that we have to stabilize the program and be sure what capabilities we have to encompass more nations."

  Art Walk kicks off in three weeks

The Downtown Art Walk will kick off in three weeks

  WFHA hosts Early Childhood Fair

  Texas Blood Institute teams up with Texas A&M Forest Service for blood drive

  Lyric’s Journey: local girl faces final medical hurdle

  MSU Texas nears percentage required to be a Hispanic-Serving Institution

WF Parks & WFPL to host March Movie Madness

Man arrested following fight outside fast food restaurant

Warrant issued for Lawton man in double fatal wreck on New Year’s Day

According to court records, Jason Lenard, 29, is facing two 2nd Degree Murder charges in connection to the wreck which happened a little after 1 a.m. on January 1, 2019.

  Final facility community open forum for WFISD held Thursday evening

The last chance to voice your thoughts on what WFISD should do about its facilities is tonight (Thursday.)

  Citizens voice concerns at Old High open forum about aging facilities

Wichita Falls ISD had its third open forum focused on the district’s aging facilities at Wichita Falls High School Wednesday night.

  WFPD hosts first active shooter training for the public

For the first time, the Wichita Falls Police Department invited the public to learn what to do in an active shooter situation.

  Multiple MSU Texas programs ranked highly

A group of different websites recently ranked MSU Texas as one of the top schools in multiple programs.

  MSU Texas students react to college admission scandal

Some Midwestern State University students are surprised at the results of the recent FBI investigation.

  WFHS student wins Citizen Bee

Four WFHS Students won the TX Citizen Spelling Bee in Wichita Falls.

  Moffett Library renovations update

Take a look inside the renovations at MSU's Moffett Library.

Local family launches fundraiser for two-year-old’s surgery

“We are fortunate that Medicaid would cover the medical expenses, but need to pay for living/traveling expenses if we go out of state."

  WF Business damaged when car crashes into front door

A car crashed into the front door of the Highway Cafe Wednesday morning.

  Local nonprofit cooks up Texas meal for Colorado airmen

The local nonprofit whipped up thousands of pounds of meat for U.S. Air Force cadets in Colorado.

  WFPD: Pair arrested with 49 false identification cards

Wichita Falls Police arrested the pair with 49 pieces of false identification.

Affidavits provide more information into weekend vandalism spree

The suspect told officers voices inside he head told him to smash the windows.

Burkburnett woman accused of trying to cash forged check

A Burkburnett woman has been accused of trying to cash a forged check.

  Barbers, Cosmetologists against Texas bill that would do away with licenses

A Texas house bill would abolish the requirement for barbers and cosmetologists to have a license. Professionals are speaking out against it.

  Good News: Fain Elementary Art Expo

"The Arts" are everywhere, and 5th grade students at Fain Elementary proved that at their Art Expo Tuesday night.

  Hometown Pride Tour: New and cool businesses popping up everyday

We're taking a look at the growth in business Wichita Falls has seen in downtown.

  When severe weather strikes, will you be ready?

The Wichita Falls Emergency Preparedness Coordinator walks us through what needs to be done before severe weather comes our way.

Man who crashed into WFPD vehicle arrested for DWI

The driver of a vehicle that crashed into a police vehicle Monday night was arrested for a DWI.

Deceased victim named in officer-involved shooting in Quanah

The name of the deputy involved has not yet been released.

  Hometown Pride Tour: Downtown Wichita Falls is thriving

We kicked off this week's Hometown Pride Tour with a look at how far downtown Wichita Falls has come.

  3-car crash involving WFPD SUV

Police say the patrol car was heading North on Kemp, a truck was going South on Kemp with a green light when an SUV pulled out in front the officer.

  Henrietta community holds vigil for 10-year-old who died in a car crash

The Henrietta community held a vigil for 10-year-old Savannah Sherwood who died in a car crash late Friday night on March 8.

  Main gate construction is underway at Sheppard Air Force Base

Construction is underway at SAFB

Man found in burned pickup truck in Wilbarger Co.identified

Officials believe the man died from a medical condition.

Henrietta church holds fundraiser to help family pay for child’s funeral

Grace Church in Henrietta is hosting a fundraiser to help pay funeral expenses for Savannah.

Wichita Falls man accused of sexually assaulting teen

It is alleged he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl.

WFPD, Crime Stoppers name new Manhunt Monday suspect

Do you recognize this week's Manhunt Monday suspect?

WFPD provides new information on rollover wreck

New information about a rollover last week was provided by the WFPD.

  Bubba McDaniel gets back in the ring, wins fight after the loss of his 2 year old son

Bubba McDaniel wins kickboxing match against Tommie Britton.

  Is daylight saving time dated?

A local farmer gives his thoughts on daylight savings

  DPS: Investigation underway following officer involved shooting in Quanah

Texas Rangers are investigating after an Officer Involved Shooting in Quanah.

  McNiel 8th grader wins News Channel 6 Regional Spelling Bee

Regional Spelling Bee

  WFPD: Vandal damages three businesses on Kemp Blvd

Police say three businesses were damaged by a vandal Saturday morning.

  Pickup flips on Lawrence Road

Police say everyone involved received non-life threatening injuries.

  DPS: Ten-year-old killed in crash near Lake Arrowhead

First responders were called to the rollover accident at around 8:00 p.m.

  Wichita Falls Public Library seals time capsule

Your grandchildren or even great-grandchildren might be able to see the time capsule opened.

  Stage set for regional spelling bee

More than just students will be doing last minute cramming to be ready for Saturday's spelling bee.

WFPD: Two-year-old child tests positive for meth, man arrested

Wichita Falls Police say a man has been arrested after a two-year-old child tested positive for methamphetamine.

  Texas Parks & Wildlife official talks kids fishing rodeo

Texas Parks & Wildlife talks about the annual fishing rodeo that is be hosted Saturday.

  As storm season approaches Burkburnett’s Emergency Operation Center is ready to go

Members with the Burkburnett's Emergency Operation Center are preparing for storm season.

  WFPD: meth, weed, cash discovered during traffic stop

Police say they discovered meth, weed and cash during a traffic stop, Wednesday, in Wichita Falls.

Police: 24-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting Burkburnett teen

Police say a New Hampshire man sexually assaulted a Burkburnett girl.

Meet the students set to compete in the News Channel 6 Regional Spelling Bee

We will be streaming the spelling be live on all of our digital platforms.

  Officials confirm Allred Unit on lockdown due to inmate death

Officials say the cellmate of the deceased inmate could face charges.

  Texoma’s Most Wanted

A new Texoma's Most Wanted list is out.

  WFISD hosts second open forum at Righ High School

Rider High School community members are urging Wichita Falls school board members to put forth a bond that is sure to receive the support of residents.

  Recovering bicyclist to get new bicycle from community

A Wichita Falls biker is getting a new ride thanks to members of the community.

Meals on Wheels volunteers share experience to encourage others to join

March for Meals is dedicated to bringing awareness to hunger in Wichita Falls.

Lifetime sex offender arrested on child pornography, tampering with evidence charges

He is accused of sending five images of child pornography via email to another person.

Children, 1 and 7, test positive for drugs, mother arrested

Both children tested positive for cocaine, according to court documents.

Police: Woman upset over closing mall breaks $150 vase

Metal mall security gate allegedly angers woman, causes her to break vase.

Suspect in Stephens County burglaries arrested in Wichita Falls

Wichita Falls Police arrested a fugitive facing charges out of Stephens County.

WFPD: Car flipped onto train tracks in Thursday morning rollover

Crews worked the scene of a rollover wreck on Barnett Road Thursday morning.

Nearly 500 warrants cleared locally so far during Great Texas Warrant Roundup

Time is running out for people to take care of their outstanding warrants.

Gas prices up three cents this week in Wichita Falls

Gas prices are continuing to climb across the country.

“Lemon University” set for Thursday

Information session for business-minded youth is happening tonight

  New delivery service launches, donates to WF-Area Food Bank in March

Texas-based delivery service comes to the Falls