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Jack Carney

Jack Carney joined the Newschannel 6 news team as a reporter in October 2013. 

He graduated from Lyndon State College of Vermont in May 2013 with a degree in Electronic Journalism Arts.  While Jack attended LSC, he also worked at News 7 (a station that covers Northern Vermont and New Hampshire) as video journalist, reporter, producer, and anchor. Jack was also active on campus; he was a representative for the Society of Professional Journalist in the LSC student government.

Jack was raised in Flower Mound, Texas.  He is excited to come back to the Lone Star State.  Jack loves outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, golf, and running. He also loves going to see concerts especially his favorite band Phish.  Jack is ecstatic to be in Texoma and can't wait to settle into his newfound home.

If you have a story idea you would like to share, contact Jack at jcarney@kauz.com.

Check out all of Jack's stories in the headlines section, below.

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  • Wichita Falls Approves Construction Cost For New Slide

    Wichita Falls Approves Construction Cost For New Slide

    Wichita Falls Approves Construction Cost For New Slide

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:34:27 GMT
    Wichita Falls won't have to spend a tax payers penny on the construction of a new water slide at the cities Castaway Cove Water Park.
    Wichita Falls won't have to spend a tax payers penny on the construction of a new water slide at the cities Castaway Cove Water Park.
  • 7 Figure Slide

    7 Figure Slide

    7 Figure Slide

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:59 AM EDT2014-08-18 14:59:27 GMT
    Wichita Falls finance is asking for just under $500,000 for a new water slide at Castaway Cove that was budgeted for and approved last year. In 2013 the city budgeted $1 million for the slide.
    Wichita Falls finance is asking for just under $500,000 for a new water slide at Castaway Cove that was budgeted for and approved last year. In 2013 the city budgeted $1 million for the slide.
  • Governor Rick Perry Indictment

    Governor Rick Perry Indictment

    Governor Rick Perry Indictment

    Saturday, August 16 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-08-17 00:41:02 GMT
    On Saturday Governor Perry responded to his indictment charges. Governor Perry said that he intends to fight the two counts charged against him and that he intends to win.
    On Saturday Governor Perry responded to his indictment charges. Governor Perry said that he intends to fight the two counts charged against him and that he intends to win.
  • Drought Fire Dangers

    Drought Fire Dangers

    Drought Fire Dangers

    Friday, August 15 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-08-15 23:36:59 GMT
    Cynthia McBrooms front yard, like most others in Texoma, has been hit hard by the drought.
    Cynthia McBrooms front yard, like most others in Texoma, has been hit hard by the drought.
  • Another Round? Part Of Young County Will Vote On Alcohol

    Another Round? Part Of Young County Will Vote On Alcohol

    Another Round? Part Of Young County Will Vote On Alcohol

    Monday, August 11 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-08-12 00:28:44 GMT
    Part of Young County will soon vote on whether or not to allow the sale of beer and wine. Those who live in Precinct 1, mostly Graham and Southbend, will be the only ones voting on the issue.
    Part of Young County will soon vote on whether or not to allow the sale of beer and wine. Those who live in Precinct 1, mostly Graham and Southbend, will be the only ones voting on the issue.
  • Better Border Bill

    Better Border Bill

    Better Border Bill

    Thursday, August 7 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-08-08 02:01:10 GMT
    Republican U.S. Congressman Mac Thornberry spent the first week off from Capitol Hill at the Texas/Mexico border getting a first hand look at border crisis. Immigration reform continues to be one the nations biggest political issues that have yet to be addressed with a joint bill passed by the House and Senate.
    Republican U.S. Congressman Mac Thornberry spent the first week off from Capitol Hill at the Texas/Mexico border getting a first hand look at border crisis. Immigration reform continues to be one the nations biggest political issues that have yet to be addressed with a joint bill passed by the House and Senate.
  • Staying Afloat

    Staying Afloat

    Staying Afloat

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-08-07 00:12:14 GMT
    Keeping Castaway Cove Water Park open has proved to be nothing but full profit for Wichita Falls who did not have to spend a penny of city money to keep the park filled with water.
    Keeping Castaway Cove Water Park open has proved to be nothing but full profit for Wichita Falls who did not have to spend a penny of city money to keep the park filled with water.
  • Water Rate Hike Approved

    Water Rate Hike Approved

    Water Rate Hike Approved

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-08-05 23:26:23 GMT
    Wichita Falls water customers are going to be paying more for their water. Early Tuesday morning Wichita Falls City Council approved a water rate increase of 53%.
    Wichita Falls water customers are going to be paying more for their water. Early Tuesday morning Wichita Falls City Council approved a water rate increase of 53%.
  • Olney Crime Crackdown

    Olney Crime Crackdown

    Olney Crime Crackdown

    Sunday, August 3 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-08-03 21:53:02 GMT
    The Olney Police Department is cracking down on crime by stepping up their patrol tactics.
    The Olney Police Department is cracking down on crime by stepping up their patrol tactics.
  • Growing The Market

    Growing The Market

    Growing The Market

    Friday, August 1 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:05:37 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Farmers Market could be getting a makeover.
    The Wichita Falls Farmers Market could be getting a makeover.
  • Water Rate Hike For Wichita Falls

    Water Rate Hike For Wichita Falls

    Water Rate Hike For Wichita Falls

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:15 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:15:59 GMT
    Wichita Falls water users could be paying as much as $15 more on their water bill by this September.
    Wichita Falls water users could be paying as much as $15 more on their water bill by this September.
  • Bowie Budget Session

    Bowie Budget Session

    Bowie Budget Session

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:53:15 GMT
    It's not black or white, it's black or red for the Bowie City Council.
    It's not black or white, it's black or red for the Bowie City Council.
  • Small Town Big Crime

    Small Town Big Crime

    Small Town Big Crime

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:30:43 GMT
    Olney has seen a rise in car jackings and home break-ins since late June. Yesterday one woman was nearly robbed of her TV, but said her sense of safety was stolen. Olney is "Cub County" and Olney Police Chief Barry Roberts said his officers are bearing down on crime. In fact, Roberts had to respond to a robbery Monday.
    Olney has seen a rise in car jackings and home break-ins since late June. Yesterday one woman was nearly robbed of her TV, but said her sense of safety was stolen. Olney is "Cub County" and Olney Police Chief Barry Roberts said his officers are bearing down on crime. In fact, Roberts had to respond to a robbery Monday.
  • Drought Watch Olney Helps Conserve Water

    Drought Watch Olney Helps Conserve Water

    Drought Watch Olney Helps Conserve Water

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:31:57 GMT
    The Olney city council is doing its part to help conserve water.
    The Olney city council is doing its part to help conserve water.
  • Ukraine Crisis Matters

    Ukraine Crisis Matters

    Ukraine Crisis Matters

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:02:01 GMT
    Texoma Congressman Mac Thornberry is working to decide what action should be taken to help Ukraine keep their independence.Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down by Russian rebels along the eastern border of Ukraine where tensions remain high.
    Texoma Congressman Mac Thornberry is working to decide what action should be taken to help Ukraine keep their independence.Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down by Russian rebels along the eastern border of Ukraine where tensions remain high.
  • Drought Watch: Graham Water Worries

    Drought Watch: Graham Water Worries

    Drought Watch: Graham Water Worries

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:35:14 GMT
    If lake levels continue to drop more than 10 feet, then Graham will be unable to use water from its own lake. Two lakes, Eddleman and Graham, supply the drinking water for Graham and many of its surrounding towns.
    If lake levels continue to drop more than 10 feet, then Graham will be unable to use water from its own lake. Two lakes, Eddleman and Graham, supply the drinking water for Graham and many of its surrounding towns.
  • WFISD School Choice Changes?

    WFISD School Choice Changes?

    WFISD School Choice Changes?

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:19:54 GMT
    WFISD is considering changing their school choice policy. On Monday WFISD School Board members discussed what those changes would look like if they were to be passed.
    WFISD is considering changing their school choice policy. On Monday WFISD School Board members discussed what those changes would look like if they were to be passed.
  • Officer Over The Limit

    Officer Over The Limit

    Officer Over The Limit

    Friday, July 18 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-07-19 00:41:34 GMT
    The trial for former Wichita Falls Police Officer, Teddie Whitefield will begin on January 12th, 2015.
    The trial for former Wichita Falls Police Officer, Teddie Whitefield will begin on January 12th, 2015.
  • Dangerous Driving Conditions

    Dangerous Driving Conditions

    Dangerous Driving Conditions

    Thursday, July 17 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:00:31 GMT
    One man is dead after his car crashed into a tree, tearing the automobile in half and ejecting him from the vehicle.
    One man is dead after his car crashed into a tree, tearing the automobile in half and ejecting him from the vehicle.
  • Drought Watch: Water Rate Increases

    Drought Watch: Water Rate Increases

    Drought Watch: Water Rate Increases

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:07 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:07:42 GMT
    Wichita Falls water customers will notice an increase in their water bill.
    Wichita Falls water customers will notice an increase in their water bill.
  • Drought Watch: WaterSavr Approved

    Drought Watch: WaterSavr Approved

    Drought Watch: WaterSavr Approved

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-07-16 15:42:25 GMT
    The City of Wichita Falls will spend $375,000 to perform 75 days of testing with a water evaporation suppressant.
    The City of Wichita Falls will spend $375,000 to perform 75 days of testing with a water evaporation suppressant.
  • WF Officer Involved Shooting

    WF Officer Involved Shooting

    WF Officer Involved Shooting

    Monday, July 14 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-07-14 23:59:57 GMT
    Wichita Falls Police Officer Scott Poole was placed on administrative leave after shooting a suspect who later died.
    Wichita Falls Police Officer Scott Poole was placed on administrative leave after shooting a suspect who later died.
  • Big Boy Toy Show

    Big Boy Toy Show

    Big Boy Toy Show

    Saturday, July 12 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-07-13 02:30:08 GMT
    Over 1,000 people showed up to the MPEC to check out the Big Boy Toy Show. The CS Fun Center was the sole sponsor, but there were also 30 other Texoma vendors looking to show off the latest and greatest gear and gadgets.
    Over 1,000 people showed up to the MPEC to check out the Big Boy Toy Show. The CS Fun Center was the sole sponsor, but there were also 30 other Texoma vendors looking to show off the latest and greatest gear and gadgets.
  • Another Round: Petition Signatures Turned In

    Another Round: Petition Signatures Turned In

    Another Round: Petition Signatures Turned In

    Friday, July 11 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-07-11 23:03:15 GMT
    The group Graham Wet...It's Time is more confident that they will be able to force a vote to allow alcohol sales in southern young county. Early Friday morning 1,260 signatures were turned into the Young County Elections Administrator.
    The group Graham Wet...It's Time is more confident that they will be able to force a vote to allow alcohol sales in southern young county. Early Friday morning 1,260 signatures were turned into the Young County Elections Administrator.
  • Drought Watch: City Looks To Lower Evaporation Lake Levels

    Drought Watch: City Looks To Lower Evaporation Lake Levels

    Drought Watch: City Looks To Lower Evaporation Lake Levels

    Thursday, July 10 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-11 00:03:54 GMT
    Just a day after turning on the Temporary Water Reuse Projects Wichita Falls is looking at more ways to protect and conserve water. Next Tuesday Wichita Falls City Council will discuss spending $375,000 on a product called WaterSavr.
    Just a day after turning on the Temporary Water Reuse Projects Wichita Falls is looking at more ways to protect and conserve water. Next Tuesday Wichita Falls City Council will discuss spending $375,000 on a product called WaterSavr.
  • Drought Watch: Wichita Falls Temporary Water Reuse Project Online

    Drought Watch: Wichita Falls Temporary Water Reuse Project Online

    Drought Watch: Wichita Falls Temporary Water Reuse Project Online

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-07-10 01:19:14 GMT
    Wichita Falls is now pumping a combination of treated waste water and lake water through the taps. The Temporary Water Reuse Project officially went online at 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.
    Wichita Falls is now pumping a combination of treated waste water and lake water through the taps. The Temporary Water Reuse Project officially went online at 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.
  • 3-D Printer Threat

    3-D Printer Threat

    3-D Printer Threat

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-07-09 03:40:05 GMT
    3-D printing technology is quickly becoming more and more advanced. Today these printers are able to create everything from food to make-up.
    3-D printing technology is quickly becoming more and more advanced. Today these printers are able to create everything from food to make-up.
  • Electra PD Facelift

    Electra PD Facelift

    Electra PD Facelift

    Monday, July 7 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-07-08 00:02:35 GMT
    Electra command staff and patrol officers have been taking on more of the hours previously covered by the Wichita County Sheriffs Office. Tuesday Electra city leaders will end the service agreement with the WCSO.
    Electra command staff and patrol officers have been taking on more of the hours previously covered by the Wichita County Sheriffs Office. Tuesday Electra city leaders will end the service agreement with the WCSO.
  • Patriotic Parade

    Patriotic Parade

    Patriotic Parade

    Friday, July 4 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-07-04 23:32:17 GMT
    On Friday over 100 people filled the downtown streets of Wichita Falls to celebrate the 4th of July. The Wichita County Heritage Society held a patriotic parade for all to enter at no cost.
    On Friday over 100 people filled the downtown streets of Wichita Falls to celebrate the 4th of July. The Wichita County Heritage Society held a patriotic parade for all to enter at no cost.
  • Another Round? Some Young County Residents Don't Want Alcohol In their Community

    Another Round? Some Young County Residents Don't Want Alcohol In their Community

    Another Round? Some Young County Residents Don't Want Alcohol In their Community

    Thursday, July 3 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-07-04 03:11:58 GMT
    If you go to Graham you'll find people petitioning to allow alcohol sales in not just their town, but the entire southern half of Young County.
    If you go to Graham you'll find people petitioning to allow alcohol sales in not just their town, but the entire southern half of Young County.
  • Drought Watch: Water Reuse Ready?

    Drought Watch: Water Reuse Ready?

    Drought Watch: Water Reuse Ready?

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-07-02 23:17:50 GMT
    Wichita Falls is literally putting together the final nuts and bolts of its temporary water reuse project.
    Wichita Falls is literally putting together the final nuts and bolts of its temporary water reuse project.
  • MPEC iMprovements Continuing Coverage

    MPEC iMprovements Continuing Coverage

    MPEC iMprovements Continuing Coverage

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-02 00:01:46 GMT
    The Wichita Falls City Council voted 6 to 1 to spend $92,000 on an artificial turf field system.
    The Wichita Falls City Council voted 6 to 1 to spend $92,000 on an artificial turf field system.
  • MPEC iMprovements

    MPEC iMprovements

    MPEC iMprovements

    Monday, June 30 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-06-30 23:36:07 GMT
    On Tuesday the Wichita Falls City Council will consider purchasing a $92,000 artificial turf field.
    On Tuesday the Wichita Falls City Council will consider purchasing a $92,000 artificial turf field.
  • Boxing Up?

    Boxing Up?

    Boxing Up?

    Friday, June 27 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-06-27 23:36:18 GMT
    The United States Postal Service is considering changes to its Montague office. Montague mail customers were sent a customer survey letter laying out four options that would change the services offered in that region.
    The United States Postal Service is considering changes to its Montague office. Montague mail customers were sent a customer survey letter laying out four options that would change the services offered in that region.
  • Falls Football Fever

    Falls Football Fever

    Falls Football Fever

    Thursday, June 26 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-06-26 23:57:13 GMT
    Sports fans were packed into bars all over Texoma to watch the United States face off with Germany in the World Cup.
    Sports fans were packed into bars all over Texoma to watch the United States face off with Germany in the World Cup.
  • Another Round?

    Another Round?

    Another Round?

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-06-26 00:11:31 GMT
    The group "Graham Wet...It's Time" is looking to make beer and wine sales legal in parts of southern Young county. Two years ago the same group tried to push for sales of all alcohol within Graham city limits. This time the group is going through the county versus the city and by removing liquor from the category they think they have a shot at getting the item to pass.
    The group "Graham Wet...It's Time" is looking to make beer and wine sales legal in parts of southern Young county. Two years ago the same group tried to push for sales of all alcohol within Graham city limits. This time the group is going through the county versus the city and by removing liquor from the category they think they have a shot at getting the item to pass.
  • ACA Business Answers

    ACA Business Answers

    ACA Business Answers

    Tuesday, June 24 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-06-24 23:03:00 GMT
    The Affordable Care Act helped nearly eight-million people gain health care coverage that they did not have before.
    The Affordable Care Act helped nearly eight-million people gain health care coverage that they did not have before.
  • Drought Watch: Henrietta Man Finds Ways To Conserve Water

    Drought Watch: Henrietta Man Finds Ways To Conserve Water

    Drought Watch: Henrietta Man Finds Ways To Conserve Water

    Monday, June 23 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-06-24 00:02:31 GMT
    David Gray, of Henrietta, is one of the few in his town that has yet to be affected from the Stage 5 drought restrictions. He uses the gutters from his roof to collect rain water runoff.
    David Gray, of Henrietta, is one of the few in his town that has yet to be affected from the Stage 5 drought restrictions. He uses the gutters from his roof to collect rain water runoff.
  • What's in a Name?

    What's in a Name?

    What's in a Name?

    Friday, June 20 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-06-21 00:21:18 GMT
    Redskins owner Dan Snyder refuses to change the name of the team he owns even after the U.S. Patent Office revoked his trademark rights. Native American, Anne Duy is Director of the Comanche Outreach in Dallas.
    Redskins owner Dan Snyder refuses to change the name of the team he owns even after the U.S. Patent Office revoked his trademark rights. Native American, Anne Duy is Director of the Comanche Outreach in Dallas.
  • Drought Watch: Vernon goes into Stage 3

    Drought Watch: Vernon goes into Stage 3

    Drought Watch: Vernon goes into Stage 3

    Thursday, June 19 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-06-19 23:50:47 GMT
    While most towns are tightening their water restrictions, Vernon is loosening theirs. The town recently downgraded from a Stage 4 drought to a Stage 3.
    While most towns are tightening their water restrictions, Vernon is loosening theirs. The town recently downgraded from a Stage 4 drought to a Stage 3.
  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate Cancer

    Prostate Cancer

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-06-18 22:48:24 GMT
    June is National Men's Health month. One in seven men will develop prostate cancer in his lifetime.
    June is National Men's Health month. One in seven men will develop prostate cancer in his lifetime.
  • Smoke Free Falls

    Smoke Free Falls: Wichita Falls City Council Passes Smoking Ban by One Vote

    Smoke Free Falls: Wichita Falls City Council Passes Smoking Ban by One Vote

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 12:09 AM EDT2014-06-18 04:09:29 GMT
    Wichita Falls is the latest Texoma city to ban smoking in public places.  
    Wichita Falls is the latest Texoma city to ban smoking in public places.  
  • Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Monday, June 16 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-06-16 23:17:23 GMT
    There are over 34 other towns with a 100% public smoking ban similar to Wichita Falls. Vernon is one of the closest cities to Wichita Falls that has an ordinance that mirrors the one that will be presented to the city council tomorrow morning.
    There are over 34 other towns with a 100% public smoking ban similar to Wichita Falls. Vernon is one of the closest cities to Wichita Falls that has an ordinance that mirrors the one that will be presented to the city council tomorrow morning.
  • Drought Watch

    Drought Watch

    Drought Watch

    Friday, June 13 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-06-13 23:46:27 GMT
    Henrietta is tightening its water restrictions as the city gets ready to enter a Stage 5 drought Saturday. City officials in Henrietta were unable to comment on entering the next drought phase.

    Henrietta is tightening its water restrictions as the city gets ready to enter a Stage 5 drought Saturday. City officials in Henrietta were unable to comment on entering the next drought phase.

  • Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Thursday, June 12 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-06-12 22:55:21 GMT
    Some see Wichita Falls proposed smoking ordinance as an overstep by local government. There are others like Doctor Jed Grisel who see the proposed public smoking ban as a gateway to building a healthier community.
    Some see Wichita Falls proposed smoking ordinance as an overstep by local government. There are others like Doctor Jed Grisel who see the proposed public smoking ban as a gateway to building a healthier community.
  • Slagle Sentenced

    Slagle Sentenced

    Slagle Sentenced

    Wednesday, June 11 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-06-11 23:34:46 GMT
    Just one day after Raymond Slalge was found guilty of molesting and raping two young children jurors recommended he serve the maximum sentence on all five counts.
    Just one day after Raymond Slalge was found guilty of molesting and raping two young children jurors recommended he serve the maximum sentence on all five counts.
  • Slagle Found Guilty

    Slagle Found Guilty

    Slagle Found Guilty

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-06-11 00:23:30 GMT
    Raymond Slagle was found guilty on two charges of indecency with a child and three counts of aggravated sexual assault.
    Raymond Slagle was found guilty on two charges of indecency with a child and three counts of aggravated sexual assault.
  • Slagle Trial

    UPDATE: Slagle Trial Ends In Guilty Verdict

    UPDATE: Slagle Trial Ends In Guilty Verdict

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-06-10 20:29:15 GMT
    A Texoma man accused of sexually assaulting a child gave took to the stand Monday. Raymond Slagle was the final witness called by the defense.
    A Texoma man accused of sexually assaulting a child gave took to the stand Monday. Raymond Slagle was the final witness called by the defense.
  • Water Reuse Ready?

    Water Reuse Ready?

    Water Resue Ready?

    Saturday, June 7 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-06-07 13:34:08 GMT
    Wichita Falls is still waiting to get the green light from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in order to begin full operations of the temporary water reuse project.
    Wichita Falls is still waiting to get the green light from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in order to begin full operations of the temporary water reuse project.
  • Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Thursday, June 5 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-06-06 03:03:14 GMT
    Wichita Falls health officials say a public smoking ban is what's best for local resident's well-being. However, some businesses like Parkway Grill say that a smoking ordinance would eat away at their profits, forcing them to cut away at employee hours.
    Wichita Falls health officials say a public smoking ban is what's best for local resident's well-being. However, some businesses like Parkway Grill say that a smoking ordinance would eat away at their profits, forcing them to cut away at employee hours.
  • Falls Flying Future

    Falls Flying Future

    Falls Flying Future

    Wednesday, June 4 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-06-04 23:37:09 GMT
    Wichita Falls is seven months away from completing a project that’s its been working on for seven years. Wednesday Wichita Falls City Council toured the $30 million terminal project.
    Wichita Falls is seven months away from completing a project that’s its been working on for seven years. Wednesday Wichita Falls City Council toured the $30 million terminal project.
  • Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Smoke Free Falls?

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-06-04 00:05:05 GMT
    Wichita Falls city council chambers were packed Tuesday as residents, 20 of them, lined up to make public their opinion on a proposed smoking ordinance. There were those who spoke for and against the possible ban on public smoking.
    Wichita Falls city council chambers were packed Tuesday as residents, 20 of them, lined up to make public their opinion on a proposed smoking ordinance. There were those who spoke for and against the possible ban on public smoking.
  • Raymond Slagle Trial

    Raymond Slagle Trial

    Raymond Slagle Trial

    Monday, June 2 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-06-02 23:54:37 GMT
    The jury selection process has begun for Raymond Slagle who's facing three counts of aggravated sexual assault and two counts of child indecency. The 66 year old Slagle is alleged to have sexually abused a child over the span of five years.
    The jury selection process has begun for Raymond Slagle who's facing three counts of aggravated sexual assault and two counts of child indecency. The 66 year old Slagle is alleged to have sexually abused a child over the span of five years.
  • Looking Out For You

    Looking Out For You

    Looking Out For You

    Friday, May 30 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-05-30 21:50:15 GMT
    Jamie Faust has dealt with loss before. In 2006 he and his wife Veronique lost their four month old son to sudden infant death syndrome. Even though they had lost a life, Jamie said they want to stay positive, but more bad news came their way.
    Jamie Faust has dealt with loss before. In 2006 he and his wife Veronique lost their four month old son to sudden infant death syndrome. Even though they had lost a life, Jamie said they want to stay positive, but more bad news came their way.
  • Airport Upgrades

    Airport Upgrades

    Airport Upgrades

    Thursday, May 29 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-05-30 02:19:16 GMT
    Wichita Falls will spend $100,000 from the Airport fund in order to get $200,000 worth of upgrades at both of its airports.
    Wichita Falls will spend $100,000 from the Airport fund in order to get $200,000 worth of upgrades at both of its airports.
  • VA Scandal in Texoma

    VA Scandal in Texoma

    VA Scandal in Texoma

    Wednesday, May 28 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-05-28 23:36:34 GMT
    The Veterans Affair's Office of Inspector General called for a nationwide review to determine whether veterans were falling through the cracks unable to receive health care.
    The Veterans Affair's Office of Inspector General called for a nationwide review to determine whether veterans were falling through the cracks unable to receive health care.
  • Harvey Wins Republican Nomination

    Harvey Wins Republican Nomination

    Harvey Wins Republican Nomination

    Wednesday, May 28 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-05-28 04:07:42 GMT
    Lee Harvey was able to beat out Bill Lockwood in order win the republican nomination for Wichita County Commissioner Precinct 2.
    Lee Harvey was able to beat out Bill Lockwood in order win the republican nomination for Wichita County Commissioner Precinct 2.
  • Precinct 2 Profiles

    Precinct 2 Profiles

    Precinct 2 Profiles

    Monday, May 26 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-05-26 23:51:03 GMT
    Less than 10% of the registered voters in Wichita County have taken part in this year's runoff election. There are multiple runoff elections across the state, but only one in Wichita County.
    Less than 10% of the registered voters in Wichita County have taken part in this year's runoff election. There are multiple runoff elections across the state, but only one in Wichita County.
  • Kidnapping Suspect Caught

    Kidnapping Suspect Caught

    Kidnapping Suspect Caught

    Friday, May 23 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-05-24 02:35:45 GMT
    A Wichita Falls kidnapper was caught Friday afternoon. 
    A Wichita Falls kidnapper was caught Friday afternoon. 
  • Smoke Free Falls

    Smoke Free Falls

    Smoke Free Falls

    Thursday, May 22 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-05-22 23:39:18 GMT
    Wichita Falls Health Officials said over 75% of Wichita Falls does not smoke. Lou Kreidler of the Wichita Falls Health Department says that a public ban on smoking is needed to make sure the majority of Wichita Falls residents are not exposed to second hand smoke.
    Wichita Falls Health Officials said over 75% of Wichita Falls does not smoke. Lou Kreidler of the Wichita Falls Health Department says that a public ban on smoking is needed to make sure the majority of Wichita Falls residents are not exposed to second hand smoke.
  • Split On Smoking

    Split On Smoking

    Split On Smoking

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-05-22 00:43:05 GMT
    Wichita Falls could soon ban smoking in public places if the city decides to pass a possible ordinance that will be proposed in less than a month by the city’s health department.
    Wichita Falls could soon ban smoking in public places if the city decides to pass a possible ordinance that will be proposed in less than a month by the city’s health department.
  • Murder Investigation Underway In Wichita Falls

    Murder Investigation Underway In Wichita Falls

    Murder Investigation Underway In Wichita Falls

    Friday, May 16 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-05-17 02:34:58 GMT
    Wichita Falls police are investigating their third homicide of 2014. At 1:30 am Wichita Falls police responded to a shooting at the Arbor Creek Apartment Complex where they found 26-year-old Justin Quintan dead at the scene.
    Wichita Falls police are investigating their third homicide of 2014. At 1:30 am Wichita Falls police responded to a shooting at the Arbor Creek Apartment Complex where they found 26-year-old Justin Quintana dead at the scene.
  • From Grade School to Government

    From Grade School to Government

    Thursday, May 15 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-05-16 00:38:19 GMT
    Archer City High School Senior Kelvin Green is not your typical student. At 18 years old, he's getting ready to do more than just graduate, he's getting ready to be sworn in as mayor.
    Archer City High School Senior Kelvin Green is not your typical student. At 18 years old, he's getting ready to do more than just graduate, he's getting ready to be sworn in as mayor.
  • Pool Price Push

    Pool Price Push

    Pool Price Push

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-05-14 23:46:41 GMT
    Archer City has found a way to keep its public pool open for the upcoming summer season, but it won't open without a price increase to pool users.
    Archer City has found a way to keep its public pool open for the upcoming summer season, but it won't open without a price increase to pool users.
  • Drought Watch: Pray For Rain

    Drought Watch: Pray For Rain

    Drought Watch: Pray For Rain

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-05-13 22:39:03 GMT
    It's hard to imagine Wichita Falls drying up, but many in Texoma are beginning to fear for the worst.
    It's hard to imagine Wichita Falls drying up, but many in Texoma are beginning to fear for the worst.
  • WFISD: What's Next?

    WFISD: What's Next?

    WFISD: What's Next?

    Monday, May 12 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-05-12 23:52:07 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Independent School District will head back to the drawing board to build a bond with two new members who were vocally opposed to the board's previous proposal.
    The Wichita Falls Independent School District will head back to the drawing board to build a bond with two new members who were vocally opposed to the board's previous proposal.
  • MSU President Leaving

    MSU President Leaving

    MSU President Leaving

    Friday, May 9 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-05-10 00:19:43 GMT
    After beginning his career 47 years ago at Midwestern State University as a Professor of Chemistry, Doctor Jesse Rogers announced he will retire as the school's president.
    After beginning his career 47 years ago at Midwestern State University as a Professor of Chemistry, Doctor Jesse Rogers announced he will retire as the school's president.
  • City Elections 2014: Electra Mayor

    City Elections 2014: Electra Mayor

    City Elections 2014: Electra Mayor

    Thursday, May 8 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-05-08 23:47:49 GMT
    Electra residents have two days to decide between the two candidates running for mayor. Curtis Warner is the incumbent seeking a second term re-election over his opponent Bill Davis.
    Electra residents have two days to decide between the two candidates running for mayor. Curtis Warner is the incumbent seeking a second term re-election over his opponent Bill Davis.
  • Drought Watch: Water Reuse Project Update

    Drought Watch: Water Reuse Project Update

    Drought Watch: Water Reuse Project Update

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-05-08 03:07:11 GMT
    According to Russel Schreiber the Wichita Falls Temporary Water Reuse Project is ready to run.
    According to Russel Schreiber the Wichita Falls Temporary Water Reuse Project is ready to run.
  • Funding The Future

    Funding The Future

    Funding The Future

    Tuesday, May 6 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-05-06 23:43:51 GMT
    Tuesday Wichita Falls city council approved authorization allowing the city manager to apply for and accept up to $7.5 million in federal aviation administration grants.
    Tuesday Wichita Falls city council approved authorization allowing the city manager to apply for and accept up to $7.5 million in federal aviation administration grants.
  • Understanding The Bond: New High School at Memorial Athletic Complex

    Understanding The Bond: New High School at Memorial Athletic Complex

    Understanding The Bond: New High School at Memorial Athletic Complex

    Friday, May 2 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-05-03 00:49:40 GMT
    If the WFISD School Board’s bond proposal is passed a new high school capable of holding over 1,900 hundred students would be constructed at one of three sites on the Memorial Athletic Complex grounds owned by WFISD.
    If the WFISD School Board’s bond proposal is passed a new high school capable of holding over 1,900 hundred students would be constructed at one of three sites on the Memorial Athletic Complex grounds owned by WFISD.
  • Liquor by the Drink

    Liquor by the Drink

    Liquor by the Drink

    Thursday, May 1 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-05-01 23:58:38 GMT
    Nocona is voting whether or not to allow the sale of alcoholic beverages or mixed drinks within the city of Nocona.
    Nocona is voting whether or not to allow the sale of alcoholic beverages or mixed drinks within the city of Nocona.
  • Understanding The Bond: Rider Becomes A Junior High

    Understanding The Bond: Rider Becomes A Junior High

    Understanding The Bond: Rider Becomes A Junior High

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-05-01 00:12:48 GMT
    What is currently Rider High School could become a junior high by 2017 if the Wichita Falls School Board’s 2014 bond proposal is passed.
    What is currently Rider High School could become a junior high by 2017 if the Wichita Falls School Board’s 2014 bond proposal is passed.
  • Understanding The Bond: Barwise Upgrades

    Understanding The Bond: Barwise Upgrades

    Understanding The Bond: Barwise Upgrades

    Tuesday, April 29 2014 8:08 PM EDT2014-04-30 00:08:37 GMT
    Barwise Junior High would be increasing its capacity by 250 students if the school boards recent bond proposal is passed.
    Barwise Junior High would be increasing its capacity by 250 students if the school boards recent bond proposal is passed.
  • Understanding The Bond: Those For & Against

    Understanding The Bond: Those For & Against

    Understanding The Bond: Those For & Against

    Friday, April 25 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-04-25 23:30:55 GMT
    Two groups with very different ideals are fighting for the same goal, to gain public support through the power of the polls.
    Two groups with very different ideals are fighting for the same goal, to gain public support through the power of the polls.
  • Electra School Bond

    Electra School Bond

    Electra School Bond

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:47:24 GMT
    Electra ISD is proposing to spend $11.98 million on a new consolidated junior high/high school building and renovating the current elementary school building.
    Electra ISD is proposing to spend $11.98 million on a new consolidated junior high/high school building and renovating the current elementary school building.
  • Understanding the Bond: Repurpose McNiel Junior High

    Understanding the Bond: Repurpose McNiel Junior High

    Understanding the Bond: Repurpose McNiel Junior High

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-23 23:36:12 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Independent School Districts board of trustees is asking for 2.3 million dollars in order to renovate and repurpose McNiel Junior High School into a 9th grade center capable of holding 700 plus students.
    The Wichita Falls Independent School Districts board of trustees is asking for 2.3 million dollars in order to renovate and repurpose McNiel Junior High School into a 9th grade center capable of holding 700 plus students.
  • Drought Watch: Vernon

    Drought Watch: Vernon

    Drought Watch: Vernon

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:39:52 GMT
    Water will be the main focus of Tuesdays Vernon City Commission meeting.
    Water will be the main focus of Tuesdays Vernon City Commission meeting.
  • Drought Watch: Airport Water Retention

    Drought Watch: Airport Water Retention

    Drought Watch: Airport Water Retention

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:30:54 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Airport is helping the city save water by installing a water filtration system capable of holding 250,000 gallons of water.
    The Wichita Falls Airport is helping the city save water by installing a water filtration system capable of holding 250,000 gallons of water.
  • Understanding the Bond: How Will You Vote?

    Understanding the Bond: How Will You Vote?

    Understanding the Bond: How Will You Vote?

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:36:27 GMT
    Wichita Falls is nearing now less than a month away from voting on it's school boards 2014 $125 million bond proposal.
    Wichita Falls is nearing now less than a month away from voting on it's school boards 2014 $125 million bond proposal.
  • Stage 5 Household

    Stage 5 Household

    Stage 5 Household

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:00:14 GMT
    The city of Wichita Falls stage 5 drought plan does not ask residents to lower their monthly water use.
    The city of Wichita Falls stage 5 drought plan does not ask residents to lower their monthly water use.
  • Stage 5 Catastrophe

    Stage 5 Catastrophe

    Stage 5 Catastrophe

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:34:47 GMT
    The city of Wichita Falls will be increasing water rates for those who use more than 10 units or 10,000 units of water per household per month.
    The city of Wichita Falls will be increasing water rates for those who use more than 10 units or 10,000 units of water per household per month.
  • Fearful Farmers

    Fearful Farmers

    Fearful Farmers

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:19:31 GMT
    Texomans have been looking for an answer to help deal with the profit losses suffered under the region’s drought.
    Texomans have been looking for an answer to help deal with the profit losses suffered under the region’s drought.
  • Understanding the Bond: Safety & Security Upgrades

    Understanding the Bond: Safety & Security Upgrades

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-05 03:42:53 GMT
    The Wichita Falls ISD School Board is calling for a four million dollar security investment that would go toward safety and security upgrades as part of its 2014 WFISD bond proposal.
    The Wichita Falls ISD School Board is calling for a four million dollar security investment that would go toward safety and security upgrades as part of its 2014 WFISD bond proposal.
  • Understanding the Bond: Hirschi Upgrades

    Understanding the Bond: Hirschi Upgrades

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-04-05 03:41:11 GMT
    The WFISD School Board is calling for $10 million dollars worth of upgrades to Hirshi High School including but not limited to a new front entrance facade, HVAC and building upgrades, handicap accessibility and improved athletic fields with metal bleachers.
    The WFISD School Board is calling for $10 million dollars worth of upgrades to Hirshi High School including but not limited to a new front entrance facade, HVAC and building upgrades, handicap accessibility and improved athletic fields with metal bleachers.
  • SAFB Helps PTSD

    SAFB Helps PTSD

    SAFB Helps PTSD

    Friday, April 4 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-04-05 01:00:26 GMT
    It's been two days since a shooting at Fort Hood just five hours south of Wichita Falls left 16 injured and four dead; three victims and gunman Ivan Lopez.
    It's been two days since a shooting at Fort Hood just five hours south of Wichita Falls left 16 injured and four dead; three victims and gunman Ivan Lopez.
  • Understanding the Bond: Some in support others in opposition

    Understanding the Bond: Some in support others in opposition

    Understanding the Bond: Some in support others in opposition

    Thursday, April 3 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-04-04 00:56:31 GMT
    The group "Community For A Better Bond" calls the WFISD School Board's bond proposal a mistake.
    The group "Community For A Better Bond" calls the WFISD School Board's bond proposal a mistake.
  • Texoma Killing Cocaine Crops in Colombia

    Texoma Killing Cocaine Crops in Colombia

    Texoma Killing Cocaine Crops in Colombia

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-04-03 00:11:19 GMT
    A local Texoma company is playing a major role in the war on drugs.
    A local Texoma company is playing a major role in the war on drugs.
  • Wichita Falls Pet Ordinance

    Wichita Falls Pet Ordinance

    Wichita Falls Pet Ordinance

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-04-02 00:32:36 GMT
    You will soon have to pay a fee or face a fine if you plan to breed, sell, or transfer a dog or cat.
    You will soon have to pay a fee or face a fine if you plan to breed, sell, or transfer a dog or cat.
  • Four with Three

    Four with Three

    Four with Three

    Monday, March 31 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-03-31 13:57:19 GMT
    Four Texoman youths were able to play on stage with the Wichita Falls Symphony and Time For Three Saturday night.
    Four Texoman youths were able to play on stage with the Wichita Falls Symphony and Time For Three Saturday night.
  • Instrumental Instruction

    Instrumental Instruction

    Instrumental Instruction

    Friday, March 28 2014 12:47 AM EDT2014-03-28 04:47:27 GMT
    Over 200 Wichita County Orchestra Students were able to work with professional musicians for over two hours Thursday afternoon.
    Over 200 Wichita County Orchestra Students were able to work with professional musicians for over two hours Thursday afternoon.
  • WFISD Partnership with Vernon College?

    WFISD Partnership with Vernon College?

    WFISD Partnership with Vernon College?

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-03-27 00:13:18 GMT
    Over 24 million dollars of the Wichita Falls Independent School Districts 125 million dollar bond proposal will go towards investments in early college career and technical education.
    Over 24 million dollars of the Wichita Falls Independent School Districts 125 million dollar bond proposal will go towards investments in early college career and technical education.
  • Terminal Topper

    Terminal Topper

    Terminal Topper

    Monday, March 24 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-03-25 00:34:11 GMT
    The new terminal at the Wichita Falls regional airport is now completed, well structurally completed. Monday the new Wichita Falls Regional airport celebrated the topping out of the structure.
    The new terminal at the Wichita Falls regional airport is now completed, well structurally completed. Monday the new Wichita Falls Regional airport celebrated the topping out of the structure.
  • E-Cigarette Concern

    E-Cigarette Concern

    E-Cigarette Concern

    Friday, March 21 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-03-21 23:17:39 GMT
    Over 400 children were hospitalized last year for consumption of e-cigarette juice; according to the National Poison Data System.
    Over 400 children were hospitalized last year for consumption of e-cigarette juice; according to the National Poison Data System.
  • Broken Promises?

    Broken Promises?

    Broken Promises?

    Thursday, March 20 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-03-20 22:57:16 GMT
    Just under a year ago the Ulm Corporation agreed to an incentive package with Wichita Falls create 372 jobs in the city over the span of three years.
    Just under a year ago the Ulm Corporation agreed to an incentive package with Wichita Falls create 372 jobs in the city over the span of three years.
  • Drought Watch Vernon

    Drought Watch Vernon

    Drought Watch Vernon

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-03-19 23:46:30 GMT
    Many Texoman towns are being hurt deeply by the regional drought. The town of Vernon is trying to combat its drought troubles by adding on one more water well.
    Many Texoman towns are being hurt deeply by the regional drought. The town of Vernon is trying to combat its drought troubles by adding on one more water well.
  • Accelerated Animal Adoption

    Accelerated Animal Adoption

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-03-19 00:11:09 GMT
    Wichita Falls will soon provide animal adoption services for a $50 fee thanks to a new city ordinance passed during Tuesdays city council.
    Wichita Falls will soon provide animal adoption services for a $50 fee thanks to a new city ordinance passed during Tuesdays city council.
  • Safer Security System

    Safer Security System

    Monday, March 17 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-03-18 00:10:08 GMT
    The Wichita County Juvenile Probation Department will spend $47,000 to upgrade is camera security system, and all funds for the new system will be pulled from within the department's budget.
    The Wichita County Juvenile Probation Department will spend $47,000 to upgrade is camera security system, and all funds for the new system will be pulled from within the department's budget.
  • 10th Street Standoff

    10th Street Standoff

    Friday, March 14 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-03-15 01:17:50 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Police Department and SWAT were involved in what was nearly a four hour standoff early Friday morning at the Harmony Apartments on the 1700 block of 10th street.
    The Wichita Falls Police Department and SWAT were involved in what was nearly a four hour standoff early Friday morning at the Harmony Apartments on the 1700 block of 10th street.
  • Preventing Pill Problem

    Preventing Pill Problem

    Thursday, March 13 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-03-14 00:04:48 GMT
    Bowie Police Officer Bob Blackburn says prescription pill abuse continues to become a bigger and bigger problem.
    Bowie Police Officer Bob Blackburn says prescription pill abuse continues to become a bigger and bigger problem.
  • Red Cross Rescue

    Red Cross Rescue

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-03-12 23:52:04 GMT
    March is officially known as Red Cross month to honor the efforts of the humanitarian organization.
    March is officially known as Red Cross month to honor the efforts of the humanitarian organization.
  • Bowie Couple Found Dead

    Bowie Couple Found Dead

    Tuesday, March 11 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-03-12 00:04:38 GMT
    A Bowie couple was found dead Sunday afternoon in their apartment.
    A Bowie couple was found dead Sunday afternoon in their apartment.
  • Texas Unemployment

    Texas Unemployment

    Friday, March 7 2014 7:51 PM EST2014-03-08 00:51:39 GMT
    Texas Unemployment numbers are now the lowest they've been since November 2008.
    Texas Unemployment numbers are now the lowest they've been since November 2008.
  • Campaign 2014 Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2 Runoff

    Campaign 2014 Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2 Runoff

    Friday, March 7 2014 2:05 PM EST2014-03-07 19:05:29 GMT
    The Republican primary race for Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2 is now a runoff election. The candidate pool has shrunk from four Republican candidates down to two.
    The Republican primary race for Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2 is now a runoff election. The candidate pool has shrunk from four Republican candidates down to two. Lee Harvey and Bill Lockwood are happy they can keep their signs up for two more months, both candidates say that voter turnout is what has them worried.
  • Cloud Seeding Start

    Cloud Seeding Start

    Thursday, March 6 2014 7:59 PM EST2014-03-07 00:59:54 GMT
    Wichita Falls fired it's first flares filled with seeding material for clouds. Gary Walker runs Seeding Operations and Atmospheric Research(SOAR) the company assigned to carry out the cloud seeding project.
    Wichita Falls fired it's first flares filled with seeding material for clouds. Gary Walker runs Seeding Operations and Atmospheric Research(SOAR) the company assigned to carry out the cloud seeding project.
  • Campaign 2014 - Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2

    Campaign 2014 - Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2

    Campaign 2014 - Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 2

    Tuesday, March 4 2014 11:28 PM EST2014-03-05 04:28:09 GMT
    Tuesdays results show that the race will be extended to May runoff election between Bill Lockwood and Lee Harvey.
    Tuesdays results show that the race will be extended to May runoff election between Bill Lockwood and Lee Harvey.
  • Campaign 2014 Democratic Referenda Items

    Campaign 2014 Democratic Referenda Items

    Monday, March 3 2014 7:08 PM EST2014-03-04 00:08:45 GMT
    Texas Democrats are pushing for change in the form of four referenda items. The items include immigration reform, increasing the minimum wage, expanding medicaid and non-discrimination legislation.
    Texas Democrats are pushing for change in the form of four referenda items. The items include immigration reform, increasing the minimum wage, expanding medicaid and non-discrimination legislation.
  • Campaign 2014 Texas's 13th Congressional District

    Campaign 2014 Texas's 13th Congressional District

    Friday, February 28 2014 8:38 PM EST2014-03-01 01:38:35 GMT
    Congressman Mac Thornberry will have to beat out two other republican candidates in Tuesdays primary election to further solidify his seat as the congressman for Texas's 13th District.
    Congressman Mac Thornberry will have to beat out two other republican candidates in Tuesdays primary election to further solidify his seat as the congressman for Texas's 13th District.
  • Campaign 2014

    Campaign 2014

    Thursday, February 27 2014 8:24 PM EST2014-02-28 01:24:37 GMT
    Wichita County Clerk, Lori Bohannon will have to beat out two other republicans to keep her seat. Lisa Talley and Caroline Nicholas are hoping they can both become the next Wichita County Clerk.
    Wichita County Clerk, Lori Bohannon will have to beat out two other republicans to keep her seat. Lisa Talley and Caroline Nicholas are hoping they can both become the next Wichita County Clerk.
  • Campaign 2014

    Campaign 2014

    Thursday, February 27 2014 10:39 AM EST2014-02-27 15:39:49 GMT
    The current Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 4 will be retiring after this year.  As Bill Presson steps down, four others are hoping to step into his soon-to-be vacant seat.
    The current Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct 4 will be retiring after this year.  As Bill Presson steps down, four others are hoping to step into his soon-to-be vacant seat.
  • Campaign 2014

    Campaign 2014

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 12:42 PM EST2014-02-26 17:42:52 GMT
    It's a five-man race for Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct Two. Out of the five-man race there are four Republicans and one lone Democrat.
    It's a five-man race for Wichita County Commissioner, Precinct Two. Out of the five-man race there are four Republicans and one lone Democrat.
  • Campaign 2014

    Campaign 2014

    Friday, February 21 2014 8:27 PM EST2014-02-22 01:27:00 GMT
    It's a two man race for the Justice of the Peace Precinct One Place Two.  Incumbent Mike Little will run against current Wichita Falls Police Officer Robert Woodruff.
    It's a two man race for the Justice of the Peace Precinct One Place Two.  Incumbent Mike Little will run against current Wichita Falls Police Officer Robert Woodruff.
  • School Changes?

    School Changes?

    Thursday, February 20 2014 9:16 PM EST2014-02-21 02:16:07 GMT
    $125 million that is the estimated price tag that the Wichita Falls School Board could place on the districts bond proposal.
    $125 million that is the estimated price tag that the Wichita Falls School Board could place on the districts bond proposal.
  • Cloud Seeding

    Cloud Seeding

    Thursday, February 20 2014 1:01 PM EST2014-02-20 18:01:52 GMT
    The city of Wichita Falls is clearing the runway for a new cloud seeding project. The seeding operations of the project will be carried out by Seeding Operations and Atmospheric Research, also known as SOAR.
    The city of Wichita Falls is clearing the runway for a new cloud seeding project. The seeding operations of the project will be carried out by Seeding Operations and Atmospheric Research, also known as SOAR.
  • Minimum Wage Debate

    Minimum Wage Debate

    Wednesday, February 19 2014 2:45 PM EST2014-02-19 19:45:46 GMT
    Last Wednesday, President Barack Obama signed an executive order raising the minimum wage for federal contract workers.
    Last Wednesday, President Barack Obama signed an executive order raising the minimum wage for federal contract workers.
  • Cloud Seeding

    Cloud Seeding

    Monday, February 17 2014 8:04 PM EST2014-02-18 01:04:58 GMT
    The city of Wichita Falls its fourth straight year of drought conditions. Tuesday Wichita Falls City Council will vote on weather or not to pursue cloud seeding as a means to bring more rain.
    The city of Wichita Falls its fourth straight year of drought conditions. Tuesday Wichita Falls City Council will vote on weather or not to pursue cloud seeding as a means to bring more rain.
  • Farmer Drought Dollars

    Farmer Drought Dollars

    Friday, February 14 2014 8:10 PM EST2014-02-15 01:10:02 GMT
    Friday the United States Department of Agriculture announced that it will provide millions of dollars in additional assistance to help farmers
    Friday the United States Department of Agriculture announced that it will provide millions of dollars in additional assistance to help farmers
  • WFISD Work Session Day 2

    WFISD Work Session Day 2

    Thursday, February 13 2014 11:50 PM EST2014-02-14 04:50:50 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Independent School Districts Board of Trustees are still discussing and debating over bond proposal recommendations.
    The Wichita Falls Independent School Districts Board of Trustees are still discussing and debating over bond proposal recommendations.
  • School Changes?

    School Changes?

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 8:57 PM EST2014-02-13 01:57:54 GMT
    The Wichita Falls Independent School District Board of Trustees is holding work sessions to build the best bond proposals for the community.
    The Wichita Falls Independent School District Board of Trustees is holding work sessions to build the best bond proposals for the community.
  • Primary Preparations

    Primary Preparations

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 11:26 AM EST2014-02-12 16:26:06 GMT
    The Texas Primary elections are less than a month away and early voting for the primaries begins next week.
    The Texas Primary elections are less than a month away and early voting for the primaries begins next week.
  • Slow Warm Up

    Slow Warm Up

    Monday, February 10 2014 8:36 PM EST2014-02-11 01:36:18 GMT
    Some Jacksboro residents entered their fifth day without natural gas to heat their homes Monday.
    Some Jacksboro residents entered their fifth day without natural gas to heat their homes Monday.
  • Jacksboro Gas Update

    Jacksboro Gas Update

    Saturday, February 8 2014 12:11 AM EST2014-02-08 05:11:14 GMT
    Over 1,200 Texas Gas customers in Jacksboro remain unable to heat their homes with gas.
    Over 1,200 Texas Gas customers in Jacksboro remain unable to heat their homes with gas.
  • Pricey Lake Property

    Pricey Lake Property

    Tuesday, February 4 2014 8:10 PM EST2014-02-05 01:10:55 GMT
    Annual lease amounts will increase by 20% for property owners on Lake Arrowhead and Lake Kickapoo when leases expire this year.
    Annual lease amounts will increase by 20% for property owners on Lake Arrowhead and Lake Kickapoo when leases expire this year.
  • Snow Play

    Snow Play

    Monday, February 3 2014 9:48 PM EST2014-02-04 02:48:04 GMT
    Yesterday over four inches of snow fell in Wichita Falls. Colby Frost and his daughter Chays decided to take advantage of this most recent winter weather.
    Yesterday over four inches of snow fell in Wichita Falls. Colby Frost and his daughter Chays decided to take advantage of this most recent winter weather.
  • Sheppard Alleged Attempted Abduction

    Sheppard Alleged Attempted Abduction

    Friday, January 31 2014 9:18 PM EST2014-02-01 02:18:59 GMT
    Sheppard Air Force Base is still searching for an alleged child abductor. Security forces at the base were made aware of the alleged attempted child abduction near the SAFB Youth Center on Thursday afternoon.
    Sheppard Air Force Base is still searching for an alleged child abductor. Security forces at the base were made aware of the alleged attempted child abduction near the SAFB Youth Center on Thursday afternoon.
  • Benefield Sentenced

    Benefield Sentenced

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 8:14 PM EST2014-01-30 01:14:59 GMT
    Brent Benefield was officially sentenced Wednesday morning by 30th District Court Judge Bob Brotherton.
    Brent Benefield was officially sentenced Wednesday morning by 30th District Court Judge Bob Brotherton.
  • Sentence Recommended In Child Death Trial

    Sentence Recommended In Child Death Trial

    Tuesday, January 28 2014 7:59 PM EST2014-01-29 00:59:46 GMT
    A Wichita County jury has recommended that Brent Benefield be sentenced to 10 years in prison for Injury to a Child Resulting in Death. The jury also recommended a 5 year sentence on Continuous Violence
    Jury recommends sentence for man convicted in the death of his 4-month old son.
  • Benefield Trial

    Benefield Trial

    Monday, January 27 2014 8:09 PM EST2014-01-28 01:09:55 GMT
    Brent Benefield will have to wait at least one more day before finding out what his sentence will be after being convicted Friday of Injury to a Child Causing Death and Continuous Violence against his wife.
    Brent Benefield will have to wait at least one more day before finding out what his sentence will be after being convicted Friday of Injury to a Child Causing Death and Continuous Violence against his wife.
  • Final Testimony in Benefield Trial

    Final Testimony in Benefield Trial

    Thursday, January 23 2014 7:55 PM EST2014-01-24 00:55:47 GMT
    The jury for the Brent Benefield heared the final testimony today as both the defense and the prosecution rested their cases.
    The jury for the Brent Benefield heared the final testimony today as both the defense and the prosecution rested their cases.
  • Sheppard Spotlight

    Sheppard Spotlight

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 8:54 PM EST2014-01-23 01:54:43 GMT
    National, state and local government leaders were all present at today's legislative luncheon hosted by the Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce.
    National, state and local government leaders were all present at today's legislative luncheon hosted by the Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce.
  • ACA Local Effect

    ACA Local Effect

    Tuesday, January 21 2014 11:10 PM EST2014-01-22 04:10:30 GMT
    U.S. Congressman for Texas's 13th District, Mac Thornberry, was in Wichita Falls to talk about the Affordable Care Act's effect on Texoman health care entities.
    U.S. Congressman for Texas's 13th District, Mac Thornberry, was in Wichita Falls to talk about the Affordable Care Act's effect on Texoman health care entities.
  • Water Disruption

    Water Disruption

    Monday, January 20 2014 8:49 PM EST2014-01-21 01:49:49 GMT
    On Monday Wichita Falls Water Distribution workers could be seen doing maintenance and testing on distribution valves in the northeastern side of town.
    On Monday Wichita Falls Water Distribution workers could be seen doing maintenance and testing on distribution valves in the northeastern side of town.
  • MLK Prayer & Scholarship Breakfast

    MLK Prayer & Scholarship Breakfast

    Monday, January 20 2014 9:15 AM EST2014-01-20 14:15:49 GMT
    Nearly 1,000 people gathered Saturday as the Martin Luther King Center hosted its 25th annual prayer and scholarship breakfast at the MPEC in Wichita Falls.
    Nearly 1,000 people gathered Saturday as the Martin Luther King Center hosted its 25th annual prayer and scholarship breakfast at the MPEC in Wichita Falls.
  • Job Drought

    Job Drought

    Friday, January 10 2014 8:06 PM EST2014-01-11 01:06:48 GMT
    The latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor statistics shows the lowest job growth in three years.
    The latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor statistics shows the lowest job growth in three years.
  • Day 4 of the Brent Benefield Trial

    Day 4 of the Brent Benefield Trial

    Thursday, January 9 2014 9:32 PM EST2014-01-10 02:32:42 GMT
    Brent Benefield was back in the 30th District Court for charges of killing his own son.
    Brent Benefield was back in the 30th District Court for charges of killing his own son.
  • U.S. Surgeon Generals Warning Not To Smoke Hits Milestone

    U.S. Surgeon Generals Warning Not To Smoke Hits Milestone

    U.S. Surgeon Generals Warning Not To Smoke Hits Milestone

    Thursday, January 9 2014 7:22 PM EST2014-01-10 00:22:53 GMT
    It's been nearly 50 years since the surgeon generals report on smoking and health came out.
    It's been nearly 50 years since the surgeon generals report on smoking and health came out.
  • Alcohol and Health Concern

    Alcohol and Health Concern

    Tuesday, January 7 2014 7:58 PM EST2014-01-08 00:58:19 GMT
    According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 38 million Americans are binge drinkers.
    According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 38 million Americans are binge drinkers.
  • Easing Voter Traffic

    Easing Voter Traffic

    Tuesday, January 7 2014 7:26 PM EST2014-01-08 00:26:31 GMT
    The Wichita County Commissioners Court wants to give you more room to vote.
    The Wichita County Commissioners Court wants to give you more room to vote.
  • Same Training Shorter Time

    Same Training Shorter Time

    Monday, January 6 2014 9:11 AM EST2014-01-06 14:11:17 GMT
    The time training requirements in order to receive your Texas Concealed Handgun License have been shrunk from 10 hours to four hours.
    The time training requirements in order to receive your Texas Concealed Handgun License have been shrunk from 10 hours to four hours.
  • New Mixed Drink Law

    New Mixed Drink Law

    Thursday, January 2 2014 9:40 AM EST2014-01-02 14:40:29 GMT
    The new mixed beverage tax could change the way you're charged for cocktails.
    The new mixed beverage tax could change the way you're charged for cocktails.
  • New Years Resolution

    New Years Resolution

    Tuesday, December 31 2013 8:09 PM EST2014-01-01 01:09:57 GMT
    New Years day give people a sense of a new beginning and a chance to make a New Years resolution.
    New Years day give people a sense of a new beginning and a chance to make a New Years resolution.
  • Christmas Tree Disposal

    Christmas Tree Disposal

    Monday, December 30 2013 4:24 AM EST2013-12-30 09:24:29 GMT
    Wichita Falls Sanitation Department has four drop off locations for residents to get rid of their Christmas trees at no charge. WFSD will be recycling the trees by grounding them up and spreading them as mulch throughout the city parks.
    Wichita Falls Sanitation Department has four drop off locations for residents to get rid of their Christmas trees at no charge. WFSD will be recycling the trees by grounding them up and spreading them as mulch throughout the city parks.
  • Holiday Package Delays

    Holiday Package Delays

    Thursday, December 26 2013 7:09 PM EST2013-12-27 00:09:18 GMT
    The combination of a short holiday shopping season, bad winter weather, and spike in late online shopping sales has caused some UPS deliveries to fall behind schedule.
    The combination of a short holiday shopping season, bad winter weather, and spike in late online shopping sales has caused some UPS deliveries to fall behind schedule.
  • Christmas Salvation

    Christmas Salvation

    Thursday, December 26 2013 12:27 AM EST2013-12-26 05:27:33 GMT
    While most businesses and public buildings were closed on Christmas, the Salvation Army remained open for its' daily lunch.
    While most businesses and public buildings were closed on Christmas, the Salvation Army remained open for its' daily lunch.
  • Last Minute Deliveries

    Last Minute Deliveries

    Last Minute Deliveries

    Tuesday, December 24 2013 8:18 PM EST2013-12-25 01:18:25 GMT
    United States Postal Service workers at the Morningside office are helping make sure you get your last minute Christmas letter or packaged present is delivered to your doorstep.
    United States Postal Service workers at the Morningside office are helping make sure you get your last minute Christmas letter or packaged present is delivered to your doorstep.
  • Target Targeted

    Target Targeted

    Tuesday, December 24 2013 7:20 PM EST2013-12-25 00:20:27 GMT
    Today Target has confirmed there was unauthorized access to payment card data in United States stores.
    Today Target has confirmed there was unauthorized access to payment card data in United States stores.
  • WCSO Upgrades

    WCSO Upgrades

    WCSO Upgrades

    Tuesday, December 24 2013 4:40 AM EST2013-12-24 09:40:08 GMT
    Christmas came two days early for the Wichita County Jail and Sheriffs Office when the Wichita Falls County Commissioners approved $12,000 worth of upgrades during their special session today.
    Christmas came two days early for the Wichita County Jail and Sheriffs Office when the Wichita Falls County Commissioners approved $12,000 worth of upgrades during their special session today.
  • Operation Beat Your Boots

    Operation Beat Your Boots

    Monday, December 23 2013 12:51 AM EST2013-12-23 05:51:26 GMT
    Wichita Falls native Adam Harris may be a retired Army Sergeant but he's still fighting; just not on the battlefield.
    Wichita Falls native Adam Harris may be a retired Army Sergeant but he's still fighting; just not on the battlefield.
  • Flu Frequency

    Flu Frequency

    Flu Frequency

    Thursday, December 19 2013 7:41 PM EST2013-12-20 00:41:39 GMT
    Influenza numbers continue to rise at both the national, regional and state level. According to the Texas Department of State Health Services the most recent weekly report shows the level of influenza is "high". 
    Influenza numbers continue to rise at both the national, regional and state level. According to the Texas Department of State Health Services the most recent weekly report shows the level of influenza is "high". 
  • Farm Bill Fiasco

    Farm Bill Fiasco

    Farm Bill Fiasco

    Thursday, December 12 2013 8:48 PM EST2013-12-13 01:48:18 GMT
    There will be no farm bill passed in 2013. After the government shutdown the House and the Senate formed committees to iron out their differences.
    There will be no farm bill passed in 2013. After the government shutdown the House and the Senate formed committees to iron out their differences.
  • Delivery Freeze

    Delivery Freeze

    Delivery Freeze

    Thursday, December 12 2013 1:39 PM EST2013-12-12 18:39:38 GMT
    Now that most of the ice is melted and gone, delivery's are now starting to come back into the Texoma region.
    Now that most of the ice is melted and gone, delivery's are now starting to come back into the Texoma region.
  • Digital Eye Damage

    Digital Eye Damage

    Digital Eye Damage

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 5:08 AM EST2013-12-10 10:08:00 GMT
    In today's age of digital age, dependency on electronic technology has caused some to experience digital eye damage.
    In today's age of digital age, dependency on electronic technology has caused some to experience digital eye damage.
  • TX DOT Sober Sleigh

    TX DOT Sober Sleigh

    TX DOT Sober Sleigh

    Monday, December 9 2013 12:27 AM EST2013-12-09 05:27:55 GMT
    TXDOT could be seen all over Wichita Falls spreading awareness to promote that people be safe during the holiday season and refrain from drinking and driving.
    TXDOT could be seen all over Wichita Falls spreading awareness to promote that people be safe during the holiday season and refrain from drinking and driving. 
  • December Freeze - Tex Dot Response

    December Freeze - Tex Dot Response

    December Freeze - Tex Dot Response

    Friday, December 6 2013 8:53 PM EST2013-12-07 01:53:34 GMT
    Texas Department of Transportation crews have been working round the clock to clear off all roads, bridges, and overpasses during the recent ice storm. 
    Texas Department of Transportation crews have been working round the clock to clear off all roads, bridges, and overpasses during the recent ice storm. 
  • Aquatic Park Progress

    Aquatic Park Progress

    Aquatic Park Progress

    Wednesday, December 4 2013 7:58 PM EST2013-12-05 00:58:43 GMT
    Today 10 potential bidders showed up at the Burkburnetts City Hall to seek more information about the bidding process for the future Family Aquatic Center.
    Today 10 potential bidders showed up at the Burkburnetts City Hall to seek more information about the bidding process for the future Family Aquatic Center.
  • 4-Wheel Drive Dollars

    4-Wheel Drive Dollars

    4-Wheel Drive Dollars

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 9:01 PM EST2013-12-04 02:01:14 GMT
    Today Wichita Falls Police have received approval from the City Council to purchase 11 new police interceptor utility vehicles.
    Today Wichita Falls Police have received approval from the City Council to purchase 11 new police interceptor utility vehicles.
  • Reilly Road Funds

    Reilly Road Funds

    Reilly Road Funds

    Monday, December 2 2013 11:43 PM EST2013-12-03 04:43:44 GMT
    The city of Wichita Falls now has the authority to borrow up to $30,000 dollars for a new Automated Dispensing Station at the Reilly Road Water Fill Station.
    The city of Wichita Falls now has the authority to borrow up to $30,000 dollars for a new Automated Dispensing Station at the Reilly Road Water Fill Station.
  • ACA Deadline Day

    ACA Deadline Day

    Monday, December 2 2013 5:34 AM EST2013-12-02 10:34:23 GMT
    Nearly two months after the Obama administration rollout of Affordable Care Act website healthcare.gov, the website is not up and running at 100%.
    Nearly two months after the Obama administration rollout of Affordable Care Act website healthcare.gov, the website is not up and running at 100%.
  • Retail Rush

    Retail Rush

    Wednesday, November 27 2013 9:19 PM EST2013-11-28 02:19:59 GMT
    Black Friday is all about money, which is why more retail stores are opening up their doors earlier this year than last year.
    Black Friday is all about money, which is why more retail stores are opening up their doors earlier this year than last year.