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  Where to take shelter during severe weather in Wichita Falls

Faith Mission says all three of their located will provide shelter during severe weather.

Manhunt Monday

  Next East side mural will soon be complete

  Responders and victim speak about Saturday tornado

  More Texoma residents installing storm shelters

Tech for Teen holds annual Day of Code

Early morning tornado destroys 2 homes in SE Comanche County

Continued Coverage

  Santa Rosa Roundup Rodeo brings in riders from around the world

  Red Door Senior Center hosts block party

  WFFD to bring back Citizens Fire Academy after nearly a decade

  Harley-Davidson built with help of students wins award

  What would you like to ask Mayor Stephen Santellana?

  Ben Franklin Teacher gives back with Lemonade Fundraiser

  Affidavit provides more information into apartment complex shooting

A phone call and security footage led police to charge a man with Aggravated Robbery.

WFPD: Apartment complex shooting suspect in custody

The suspect was arrested during a traffic stop on an unrelated charge.

  School districts team up to offer Air Force JROTC program

Due to a lengthy waiting list, City View ISD isn't able to bring the federal program to campus at this time but to make sure students still have an opportunity to take part they teamed up with Burkburnett ISD since they already have the program in place.

  Lake Amon G Carter to reopen Saturday

With more rain expected this weekend, stay with News Channel 6 for the latest on any changes.

  Bowie ISD hires new Superintendent

  Teens can workout free this summer at Planet Fitness

  Person of Interest detained in shooting

  Run for the Roses event new tradition for Boys and Girls Club

  Santa Rosa Roundup Rodeo grew from humble beginnings

  Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame inductions bring thousands to Wichita Falls

Gas prices down again in Wichita Falls

That price is three cents less than this time last week.

OSBI investigating attempted suicide in Jefferson County jail

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an attempted suicide by an inmate in the Jefferson County jail.

  Fundraiser held for MSU Coach battling cancer

Johnson is battling ovarian cancer, money raised will go to help pay her medical bills.

  WFPD: Man arrested after carrying rifle near apartment complex

Wichita Falls Police say the man threw the rifle when they arrived, then fled on foot.

Large community garage sale in Lakeside City postponed due to weather

The annual fundraiser is being moved due to weather.

  Bowie officer who made history celebrates 45 years of service

Lieutenant Lynetta Slaton has taken on many duties in the 45 years she has worked for the Bowie Police Department, but one thing has never changed: her love for her job and the city she serves.

  Tradition at heart of Santa Rosa Roundup Rodeo

Tradition keeping the rodeo’s past legacy, as each new year the rodeo committee works to make it more memorable for generations to come.

  Non-profit Y.O.C is asking for help

Wichita Falls YOC community center needs help with repairs.

  Nocona City Judge arrested for DWI

The Nocona City Council did not discuss the arrest during their May meeting held Tuesday afternoon.

AAA: 3.4 million Texans to hit the roads for Memorial Day Weekend

Officials say even more people will be hitting the road this Memorial Day Weekend.

  Graham ISD considers changes to dress code

School officials say they are looking into changes to the dress code involving hair colors.

  Red River levels expected to increase with the rain that is in the forecast

Current levels at the red river are 8 feet high and are expected to rise.

  Community members ditch cars for bikes on National Bike to Work Week

The Bike Wichita Falls, Co-coordinator, Becky Raeke believes Bike to Work Week is really to get people out of their regular mode of thinking.

  TxDOT: Several lane closures, detours set up for next 10 days

Drivers are being asked to use extra caution during this time.

  Falls Town Flyers to host free kids camp on Saturday

There's only room for 150 kids. Click the link to learn how to register.

  WF Area Community Foundation awards over $450K in scholarships

The Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation held their annual scholarship reception Tuesday.

  WFISD Board of Trustees calls for Tax Ratification Election in June

A TRE is a special election called by a school district's Board of Trustees, asking voters to approve an increase above the current operating tax rate.

  Organization focuses on helping women in business

Wichita Falls Texoma Women’s Business Council is growing and continuing to support women in business.

  Dallas Zoo drops in at River Bend Nature Center

The Dallas Zoo will be at the River Bend Nature Center through Thursday.

HPT: Vernon restaurants working together to grow music scene

Vernon restaurants have come together to host more music, helping the city in the process.

  Wichita Falls PD to host active shooter training for public

Click the link to learn how you can register.

WFPD: Stalking suspect arrested for violation of protective order

The suspect has several cases of harassment, assault family violence, and stalking in his iLeads file, according to WFPD.

  HPT: City of Vernon has lots to offer

This week's Hometown Pride Tour is featuring the best Vernon has to offer.

  Levels keep Lake Amon G Carter closed

It's been an extremely wet May so far.

  WFISD School Board to discuss possible Tax Ratification Election

Tomorrow the Wichita Falls ISD's school board will be having a discussion on a possible Tax Ratification Election.

  MSU Texas holds first health conference

MSU holds a behavioral health conference and all members of the health community came out.

  WFPD starts national police week with memorial service

So far this year, in the United States 41 law enforcement officers have died, 18 were killed by gunfire.

WFPD makes two arrests in stabbing case

Police confirmed two suspects were arrested after trying to rob a man during a suspected drug deal on Friday.

Manhunt Monday

Do you recognize this week's Manhunt Monday suspect?

Mother’s Day is good for Wichita Falls businesses

Mother's Day was good for local businesses in Wichita Falls.

  Red River Cowboy Church gets a new home

The Red River Cowboy Church in Burkburnett gets an upgrade.

  Friends of Nocona Veteran Pleased to See Funeral Turnout

Norman Beaty Jr., who went by “Jack”, was someone his friends describe as an all-around good guy.

  Golf tournament raises funds for memorial

They hope to have the statue completed by August of next year.

  MSU commencement ceremony to celebrate 760 graduates

The ceremony is set to begin at 10 a.m.

  Henrietta round-table discusses rural advancement

The discussion was led by co-founder of Save Your Town Debra Brown.

  Burkburnett man charged with writing forged check

A Burkburnett man is in trouble with the law, again, after police have accused him of additional financial crimes.

  WFPD: Man tampered with United Regional MRI trailer

The hospital provided security footage showing the same man successfully shutting off the power supply on at least two occasions.

  WFPD: Stabbing on Iowa Park Rd. sends suspect to ER

A little after noon, first responders were called to an apartment complex on the 2600 block of Iowa Park Road for an assault with a weapon.

  Texoma’s Most Wanted

Do you recognize anyone?

  Funeral service to be held for Veteran without family

Mr. Norman Beaty Jr. will be laid to rest at Nocona Cemetery tomorrow. It was organized by the Montague County Veteran Services Office, who only know his name and that he served in the army during the Vietnam War.

  22 years later: Gregory Keith Mann, Jr. missing case

While no new leads have led to an answer they've dedicated their lives to find, the Mann's are still not giving up hope.

  Military round-table discusses economic development through community partnerships

Officials say that a defense community, such as Wichita Falls, relies on those partnerships that also extend into the military installation.

  MSU Regents approve naming of new health sciences facility

The MSU Board of Regents has announced the name of the new health sciences facility.

  McNiel Middle Schooler wins regional civics competition

Congratulations to Caleb Hudson, a McNiel Middle School 8th grader, the Region 9 winner of the 2019 Bee in a Box competition.

  Travel & Tourism Week to end with event on Friday

Travel and Tourism Week is wrapping up with a celebration on Friday.

  Gas prices down this week in Wichita Falls

Head to the pump and fill up.

  Wichita Falls Fire Department looking to bring back in-house training

Wichita Falls fire department wants to bring training back in the house.

  Comanche Nation Entertainment holds job fair

Comanche Nation Entertainment is looking for new employees and they held a job fair Wednesday to help with the process.

Man in viral snake attack video shares story

The man says he didn't realize what had happened until he looked and realized it was a snake!

  Texoma Gives kickoff prepares local nonprofits for big day

The annual fundraising event raised more than $1 million in 2018.

  Nascar Royalty visits Wichita Falls on charity ride

150 riders took part in the Kyle Petty Charity Ride.

  The 27th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is this Saturday

Last year over 30 thousand pounds of non-perishable items were collected in the city Wichita Falls.

  Work on I-44 will impact Thursday morning commute

Sign work will close several lanes of I-44 Thursday morning.

  Lake Amon G. Carter to close for remainder of week

The lake will be closed until the lake level is back to 921.

  Wichita Falls ‘The Daytripper’ episode to air this summer

Mark your calendars!

  Wichita Falls Police educate parents on vaping and drug use

Wichita Falls Police officers spoke at Park Place Christian Church Tuesday night to educate parents about issues their kids might be facing in school regarding vaping and drug use.

  30th Anniversary PIE Recognition Dinner

The 30th Anniversary appreciation dinner was held Tuesday night to honor and thank the more than 300 volunteers who contribute time, money and resources to students and teachers in the WFISD every day.

More funding approved for retail space downtown

WF City council talks about how 4B money is used.