News Channel 6 City Guide - Hospice of Wichita Falls Pediatric Care Program

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester has a closer look at the Pediatric Care Program at Hospice of Wichita Falls.

  News Channel 6 City Guide: First Bank

  Wichita Christian School fully accredited by NCSA

  News Channel 6 City Guide: H&R Block

  Hometown Pride Tour: 2020 Plan

  Hometown Pride: How festivals help businesses

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Fashion Garage & Hello Again

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  Hometown Pride Tour: Downtown Living

  Hometown Pride Tour: St. Patrick’s Day Festival, Art Walk, Downtown growth

  News Channel 6 City Guide: P2 The Deuce 5th Annual Guns and Hoses Cookin’ for Kids

News Channel 6 City Guide: St. Patrick’s Day Street Festival

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Palliative Care of North Texas at Hospice of Wichita Falls

  United Regional hosting “Stop the Bleed” class at MSU Texas

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Cattlemens Derby & Classic

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester has a closer look at the Cattlemens Derby & Classic in Young County.

  Bridge replacement construction begins on US 287

Monday, Feb. 24, barricades and traffic control will be in place along US 287 in Clay County to replace two bridges, according to TXDOT.

Arts Alive! Home and Garden Festival this weekend

Arts Alive! Home & Garden Festival is a gathering of businesses from the region, member organizations of the Arts Council and local artists.

Texhoma Christian Care Center hosting paint party for the Alzheimer’s Association

On the evening of Friday, Feb. 21 you can go enjoy some painting to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Wichita Falls.

  Cinderella’s Closet 4th annual prom event in Holliday

  Museum of North Texas History hosts Negro Leagues Beisbol exhibit

Surviving an active shooter seminar hosted by Ricochet Red’s Pistol Range

  Mardi Gras is taking over Nocona for the tenth year in a row

  Holliday ISD teacher recruitment fair on Saturday

  NASCAR veteran to make a pit stop at Monarch Motor Speedway

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Monarch Motor Speedway

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester gives us a closer look at Monarch Motor Speedway.

2nd annual Youth Recycled Art Contest this weekend

Texoma Community Credit Union and Texoma With Kids are sponsoring the second annual Youth Recycled Art Contest, in partnership with the Arts Alive! Home & Garden Festival happening at the MPEC on Feb. 22 and 23.

Work Services Corp. announces plan to paint over 550 fire hydrants each year

On the morning of Feb. 19, Work Services Corporation announced that they will help paint fire hydrants for the Wichita Falls Fire Department.

  ‘Elements Everywhere!’ weekend at RBNC

This weekend River Bend Nature Center’s theme is learning about the elements of the periodic table.

  WFISD’s CEC rescheduled open house on Feb. 18

The principal of the WFISD’s Career Education Center, Synthia Kirby, tweeted about a date change for the CEC’s open house.

  Kicker Monster Truck Nationals at the MPEC this weekend

Get geared up for the Kicker Monster Truck Nationals as they make a pit stop in Wichita Falls on Friday, Feb. 21 and Saturday, Feb. 22.

  ‘Me, Myself, and Why?’ to premiere at Backdoor Theatre on March 1

This “WON”-Woman show is called, ‘Me, Myself and Why?’ It follows a self-described “ordinary” woman who dares to pursue her destiny.

  BBB Briefs: tax season scams

Tax season is here and so are the scammers. Con-artists are using the Social Security numbers of unsuspecting Americans to file phony tax returns and steal refunds.

  Vaping detection program for parents in Henrietta Monday

Parents, be alert. Teens are often sneaky and these vaping tools get more and more covert. Take a night to listen and learn about those tools and how you can detect them.

  Catholic Daughters of the Americas annual dinner to benefit the WF community

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court No. 309, will be serving their annual Enchilada Dinner on Feb. 15 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in their downstairs Parish Hall Activity Room from 4 to 7 p.m.

  Timmy is giving us a love-bug; adopt him while you can

Timmy is 3 and a half months old, and just a little scared of doors.

  MSU Texas considering an invitation to become a member of the TTU System

If MSU Texas decides to join, they would become the fifth university to join under this university system.

  Kirby Middle School’s library officially dedicated to former principal

Kirby Middle School’s library was officially dedicated to former principal Diann Taylor on Thursday.

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Graham Concert Association

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester gives us a closer look at the Graham Concert Association.

Kappa Sigma raises over $4,000 for Faith Mission

Midwestern State University’s Kappa Sigma fraternity spent countless hours at the corner of Hampstead and Taft Boulevard raising money to donate to Faith Mission of Wichita Falls.

  United Way’s VITA program says this is the calm before the storm

The IRS has started accepting returns and the VITA offices have already seen lots of people, but they say this is the calm before the storm come late March and early April.

  Wichita Christian open house event on Thursday

Meet the teachers and tour the schools on Thursday, Feb. 13 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  Clay Co. holding 2020 Spring Agriculture seminar Thursday

The 2020 Spring Agriculture seminar will be Thursday, Feb. 13 at the Holman Conference Center and The Rock Barn, located at 211 N. Clay in Henrietta.

  Harlem Globetrotters new 2020 World Tour in WF Thursday

The Globetrotters will be bringing their all-new 2020 “Pushing the Limits Basketball” World Tour to the Kay Yeager Coliseum on Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m.

  Spanish-speaking census event helps Latino Texomans

Spanish-speaking communities around Texoma are asked to come out and listen to Genesis Sanchez speak on census data.

  Wilbarger Co. Sheriff holding Doughnuts with the Deputies on Saturday

On Saturday, Feb. 15 the Wilbarger County Sheriff’s Office is holding a Doughnuts with the Deputies event.

Sign-up event being held for this year’s T.H.O.R. event

The sign ups for this year’s T.H.O.R. event are giving back to the community.

  Hiring event by the City of WF Wednesday

The City of Wichita Falls and Workforce Solutions are teaming up on Wednesday, Feb. 12 for a same-day hiring event.

  Changes being made to FallsRide route due to Maplewood expansion

The two affected stops are only on Route 5 Southwest. This is due to the flow of traffic increasing and to ensure the safety of the passengers of FallsRide.

  WF Area Community Foundation’s scholarship program major deadline is March 1

The Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation believes higher education is the key to unlocking the mind and acknowledging the opportunities that offer a better way of life.

WF Area Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry February schedule

The Wichita Falls Area Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry has released a schedule for their February stops.

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Brant’s Equipment Repair & Sales

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester has a closer look at Brant's Equipment Repair & Sales.

  Sugar and Spice are everything nice

Sugar and Spice are about 12 weeks old, full of energy and super loving. They love to play outside together.

  Live Well workshop promotes healthy living with chronic conditions

Anyone who is living with a diagnosis of an ongoing chronic medical condition is encouraged to sign up and learn to live well with your diagnosis.

  Rosie is looking for that purr-fect family

Rosie is a $40 adoption fee, she is 3 years old, already spayed and she is super sweet, lovable and colorful.

  Lincoln-Reagan Dinner postponed until April

The proceeds of this event will still go to the support of Republican candidates for the 2020 election.

  Wichita Co. 4-H’s shooting sports project

This 4-H project covers firearm safety and teaches responsible handling and use. Its a hands on project where you’ll learn about a variety of firearms – including pistols, rifles, shotguns, and archery.

WFISD’s CEC rescheduled open house quickly approaching

The principal of the WFISD’s Career Education Center, Synthia Kirby, tweeted recently about a date change for the CEC’s open house.

  Valentine’s Gala to benefit WF Youth Symphony Orchestra Thursday

What’s more entertaining than a musical night of raising money to benefit the creativity and musical passion of the area youth that form the Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra?

THURSDAY CLOSURES: keeping everyone safe and off the ice

Here is a list of all the known closures scheduled for Texoma

  WEDNESDAY CLOSURES: getting ahead of the winter weather

Here is a list of all the known closures scheduled for Texoma

  Holliday ISD students prepare for “snowball” fight

These Holliday ISD students are getting ready for a good old-fashioned snowball fight.

  News Channel 6 City Guide: VITA Program

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester has a closer look at the VITA Program offered by the North Texas Area United Way.

  Harlem Globetrotters bring new 2020 World Tour to WF

The Globetrotters will be bringing their all-new 2020 “Pushing the Limits Basketball” World Tour to the Kay Yeager Coliseum on Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m.

  Valentine’s Gala to benefit WF Youth Symphony Orchestra Thursday

What’s more entertaining than a musical night of raising money to benefit the creativity and musical passion of the area youth that form the Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra?

  Montague Co. Jr. Robotics Team places in FW Stock Show and Rodeo

All six team members were named reserve champions.

  RBNC’s Nature Tots and Science Saturday this weekend

The two prominent events happening at the Nature Center this weekend will be Nature Tots and Science Saturday.

  BBB Briefs: the importance of travel insurance

Monica Horton from the Better Business Bureau of North Central Texas stopped in to talk with Jake about how the Coronavirus is is affecting travel and why travel insurance can be important.

Vernon Campus of N. Texas State Hospital hosting hiring event

The North Texas State Hospital is hosting a job fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at Vernon College.

  Arya’s such a sweetheart, you’ll want to take her home today

It’s our favorite day of the week, it’s time for our Pet of the Week.

  40th Annual German Sausage Meal on Sunday

The Scotland Knights of Columbus are holding their 40th Annual German Sausage Meal at the hall in Scotland.

VITA office in WF officially open to the public

On Friday Wichita Falls Mayor, Steven Santellana and the North Texas Area United Way President/Interim CEO, Carol Marlar, cut the ribbon to officially open the United Way’s free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance office.

  Lt. Col. Allen West scheduled to speak at Wichita County Republican Women fundraiser

Shirley Craft from the Wichita County Republican Women joined Jake to talk to us about their next fundraiser.

  P.E.T.S. to hold shot clinic in Iowa Park Saturday

The P.E.T.S. Clinic will hold a Shot Clinic in Iowa Park will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Feb. 1.

  WCSO’s 3rd Annual Dynamite Chili Fest on Saturday

In the spirit of this chilly season, the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy Alumni Association is holding the Third Annual Dynamite Chili Fest.

  News Channel 6 City Guide: Building Bridges Program

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester has a closer look at the Building Bridges Program at Hospice of Wichita Falls.

  Wichita Falls woman celebrating her 106th birthday

A Wichita Falls woman is celebrating a major milestone.

  News Channel 6 City Guide: DuPlooy Trucking

News Channel 6 City Guide Host Samantha Forester has a closer look at DuPlooy Trucking.

  Bass the Chihuahua is looking for a fur-ever home

It’s our favorite part of the week, it’s time for our Pet of the Week.

  Ned the sweetheart Tabby is trying to find the purr-fect family

Ned is a sweet Tabby who likes to cuddle, and will play with toys, even though that’s not his favorite.

  64th Annual Pancake Festival hosted by University Kiwanis Club

University Kiwanis Club of Wichita Falls makes this breakfast-filled event possible every year for the community, making it an easy fan favorite.

  Christ Academy hosting Chocolate Soirée

Christ Academy’s Chocolate Soirée will be from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. on Jan. 24 at the Wichita Falls Country Club located at 1701 Hamilton Blvd.

  Maplewood Ave. Extension Project road closure to begin Monday

The road closure associated with the 2019 Maplewood Avenue Extension Project is slated to begin on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020.