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Man behind bars after being caught stealing change in unlocked cars: Police

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Man sentenced after DPS sex sting

Leland Baldwin, 55, of Wichita Falls, was given a 15-year prison sentence by 30th District Judge Bob Brotherton on a charge of "online solicitation of a minor for sexual reasons."

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-08-16 22:18:15

Wichita Falls Regional Airport, MPEC see revenue decline, require city subsidies

Most of that tax revenue – $1,202,653 – is necessary to prop up the MPEC, which experienced a significant decline in revenue in the prior year.

WICHITA FALLS TIMES RECORD NEWS - 2018-08-16 20:33:00

First year teacher excited for first day of school with Wichita Falls ISD

"I'll be teaching first grade this year, and we touch on a little bit of everything – you know, English, language arts, math, social studies and science," she said.

WICHITA FALLS TIMES RECORD NEWS - 2018-08-15 22:38:00

Shoplifting report leads to ID theft charges

A Wichita Falls woman is in jail after police say they found a marijuana pipe -- along with debit cards, a social security card, and a passport that wasn't hers -- inside her car.

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-08-15 17:17:19

Police department offering tips for back to school safety

If a person you don't know walks up to you, don't engage, walk away and find the nearest adult you can trust.

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-08-16 22:36:06

A Look Ahead (August 17)

CODY JOHNSON, DERYL DODD: 7 p.m. Sept. 14. Kay Yeager Coliseum, 1000 5th St. Tickets at CodyJohnsonmusic.com

WICHITA FALLS TIMES RECORD NEWS - 2018-08-17 19:30:00

WIchita Falls Kell House Museum Looking For New Docents

Here’s your chance to go down in history! Well, here’s your chance to help preserve the history of Wichita Falls anyway.TheKell House Museumis looking for some new docents. Docents are the people who guide guests through museums, explaining what's on display and why it’s important. You’ll learn abou

NEWSTALK1290.COM - 2018-08-16 08:19:07

Vendors bring all things Western for Texas Ranch Roundup trade show in Wichita Falls

If Western art, culture, jewelry or apparel interests you, the 38th Annual Texas Ranch Roundup is the event for you.

WICHITA FALLS TIMES RECORD NEWS - 2018-08-16 22:41:00

Woman out of jail after allegedly driving into house

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TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-08-15 22:24:18

Hooters waitress quits over alleged racial slur

The experience left her in tears, but since her story went viral, some haven’t been sympathetic.

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Woman sentenced for third time for endangering children with drugs

Amber Herring, 32, entered an open plea to her third charge of child endangerment, and after a day of defense character witnesses speaking for Herring, Judge Charles Barnard gave her 2 years in state jail.

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New barber shop offers WFISD students free hair cuts to kick off the school year

"Like I said, this free. So if parents are in a bind from back-to-school shopping for supplies, just come on in and get their haircut," Lacey said. "Don't have to come out of anything out of your pocket, like I said, this is just our way of thanking and giving back."

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Wichita Falls Was the First City in Texas to Have These Three Important Things

Pretty crazy to see our history of Wichita Falls. At one point, we were pretty special here in Texas. Sure, we're still pretty special in some aspects. It's still pretty crazy to see some of the stuff that no one else in Texas even had and Wichita Falls was lucky enough to be the first.

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Wichita Falls ISD official: Despite C rating, district seeking lots of student improvement

In the initial A-F scale ratings released by the Texas Education Agency, Wichita Falls ISD fared relatively poorly, earning an overall rating of a C and a score of 76.

WICHITA FALLS TIMES RECORD NEWS - 2018-08-15 23:02:00

Wichita Falls officials dip into Rainy Day fund for a building stabilization project

A slight uptick in retail water usage, plus the impact of the automated-meter infrastructure, means residential water rates will stay the same, but the city is anticipating 2 percent more revenue.

WICHITA FALLS TIMES RECORD NEWS - 2018-08-15 22:48:00

What's cookin' in Wichita Falls this week? Here's a day-to-day list

HOWLING GIANT: 8 p.m. Aug. 15. The Iron Horse Pub, 615 Eighth St., 767-9488 or theironhorsepub.com.

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Mother and son behind bars on heroin charges

Rogenia Ardena Isham, 58, and Marquise Day-Leon Isham, 27, have each been charged with one count of manufacture or delivery of heroin over 4 grams and under 200 grams.

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Hooters girl quits over racial slur

Then, when she picked up the ticket after the service, the ticket had a racial slur on it, something Blackstock said shocked her before she quit her job.

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A year after his injury, WFPD officer to have spinal surgery

Wichita Falls police officer Tim Putney who was locked in a workers compensation battle has won approval for back surgery. He and his wife, Chelsea, believe the procedure will help heal injuries he suffered in the line of duty in July 2017.

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