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North Texas mother pleads guilty to injury to child, given community supervision

Starla Veita Chester, 34, pleaded guilty on Oct. 11 to one count of injury to a child – a third-degree felony.

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Faith Mission steps up to handle cold, wet weather

“Because we know that cold weather can be very deadly. Not only can it be life threatening but it contributes to a lot of illness that we don’t want to see get started here in the shelter. So, we try to keep them warm and keep them dry as much as we possibly can," Sparks said.

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Friends of Wichita Falls Public Library closes its doors, again

As of 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, the doors of the Friends of the Wichita Falls Public Library Book Warehouse were locked, and the space will not reopen, according to Dr. Alan Martin, president of the FWFPL nonprofit organization.

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The League of Women Voters of Wichita Falls holds candidate forum

The League of Women Voters of Wichita Falls is holding a Candidate Forum on Monday, October 15, and Tuesday, October 16, in the Wichita Falls City Council Chamber.

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Electra woman charged after allegedly hitting a child with a fist and shoe

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Crime Stoppers: Don Chuy Taco truck aggravated robbery

Police say two black males wearing hoodies, who were armed with handguns, robbed the employees inside and a man sitting in a vehicle in the parking lot.

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Wichita Falls Farmers Market moves to winter hours

Now, the Farmers Market will only be open on Saturdays at 713 Ohio. You can grab your favorite fruits, vegetables, or other goods from local farmers and businesses between 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays throughout the winter.

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City to consider $1.3 mil dispatch software system for WFPD, WFFD

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Wichita Falls city councilors are set to award a bid for a new software system that will benefit first responders.The search for a new software system began two years ago when the city’s information technology department and the Wichita Falls Police Department realiz

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Wichita Falls ISD board members looking into a potential bond

"There are leaks, you hear stories about rats, there are gaps in ceilings. There's when we have big rainstorms, which we've had a lot lately, there's flooding in a lot of the classrooms," Hoover said.

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How Wichita Falls area Division I players fared (Oct. 14)

L.J. Collier, TCU –The former Munday standout had his best game this year in Thursday’s 17-14 loss to Texas Tech, coming up with three tackles and two sacks.

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City of Wichita Falls to consider TriTech for $1.3 mil systems replacement

The Wichita Falls City Council will meet Tuesday, Oct. 16, to consider one ordinance and four resolutions.

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El Fenix Mexican Restaurant closing

El Fenix Mexican Restaurant, at the intersection of Call Field and Lawrence, announced it would close its Wichita Falls location.

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Wichita Falls PD warns of scammers claiming to be 'detective' with agency

"However, we want you to know that no legitimate call will ever come from our agency showing that number," the release stated.

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Texas shooting: 4 dead, 1 injured at toddler's birthday party

© KRISFour people are dead after a shooting at a toddler's birthday party in Taft, Texas on October 13, 2018.

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State-of-the-Art McDonald's Opens in Wichita Falls

Construction of the brand new McDonald's in Wichita Falls is complete and it looks like it is worth the wait.We were all shocked to find out that the McDonald's on Holliday Street in Wichita Falls had beencompletely demolished. That location is always busy from what I had seen, and it turns out I wa

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Wichita Falls officials seek bids for administrator of workers compensation program

The city – which has nearly 1,300 full-time and part-time employees – is not pursuing bids because of the controversy over Wichita Falls police officer Tim Putney’s fight to obtain surgery for an injury he suffered in the line of duty, according to officials.

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North Texas Girl Sent to Hospital with Venomous Caterpillar Sting

A 5-year-old North Texas girl had to be sent to the hospital after a painful sting from a caterpillar caused her arm to swell up.It is believed that Adrie Chambers was playing under a tree at her Rockwall daycare when a caterpillar fell out of the tree and landed on her arm. After being stung, Adrie

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Taco Truck Robbed Overnight in Wichita Falls

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Wichita Falls police are looking for two people in connection to an overnight robbery.It happened around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the 3300 block of Kell West Boulevard.Police say two men with a gun robbed the “Tacos Y Salsa Don Chuy” taco stand and took off with a

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Texas QB Sam Ehlinger leaves Baylor game with hand issue

AUSTIN, Texas— Texas quarterbackSam Ehlingerwas forced to leave the first quarter of Saturday’s home game against Baylor with and issue. After the Longhorns converted a fourth-and-2 to move the ball to the Baylor 27-yard line, the officials called a timeout in order for Ehlinger to be treated for a

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Wichita Falls ISD board candidate profile: Grisél says community success depends on schools

Booker T. Washington Elementary School, she said, is an example of a building that is older, but still in great shape.

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