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The Wichita Falls Independent School District Community Facilities Action Team continued looking into the district’s needs in regards to its facilities.

Members of the CFAT were split up into mini groups on Tuesday night.  Some of the items they discussed were improving career technical education.  They also talked about some possible renovations of some area junior high and high schools, and possibly partnering with Midwestern State University and Vernon College to help create a solid work force in Wichita Falls.
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