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Woman takes plea agreement for injury to child, tampering with witness

Starla Chester, 33, was arrested in 2016 after Iowa Park school officials contacted police about a boy having blood on his face, hands and legs and a swollen eye.


Man allegedly has gun he shouldn’t have, calls police on himself

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested a man Wednesday morning who they said was illegally possessing a gun and called the police to report himself.Oscar Montoya III, 34, told dispatch he had a gun and didn’t want it anymore.Police spoke to Montoya in the area


Wichita Falls High School commits eight turnovers in district loss to Canyon Randall

CANYON - Winning the turnover battle is everything in football. Come away with a positive difference, you come away with the game. Should you dip into the negatives, the odds of winning are quite slim.


This Weekend (October 12)

NOT-SO-SCARY HALLOWEEN:6 TO 9 p.m. Oct 12. River Bend Nature Center, 2200 3rd St. Costume contest and more. $6 adults, $3 children in costume with parent and RBNC members are free. 767-0843.


Wichita Falls FD educates before cold weather arrives

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - It is National Fire Prevention Week and the Wichita Falls Fire Department is using it as an opportunity to educate people on fire safety with cold weather on the way.In fact, the fire department is using the whole month of October to educate.“Texas’s temperatures cha


Downtown Wichita Falls McDonald's reopens Thursday with brand new look

Just four months after demolition began on the old McDonald's located on Holliday Road, a brand new, high-tech restaurant is set to open at 10:30 a.m. Thursday.


Wichita Falls man charged with Indecency with a Child

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - A Wichita Falls man was booked into the Wichita Co. Jail on Monday and charged with one count of Indecency with a Child following alleged incidents in early January.According to an arrest affidavit, it is alleged that sometime between January 12, 2018, and January 23


WFPD: Woman slaps jail employee while being booked into jail

Meyatay Mims, 36, was originally arrested for an outstanding traffic warrant. Shortly after 2 a.m., Mims was completing paperwork at the jail. Police said she was refusing to take a medical test and was told to wear a medical mask.


Wichita Falls PD: Former employee makes nearly $17k in fraudulent charges to company card

Regina Elaine Martin, 42, was booked into the Wichita County Jail Saturday for credit or debit card abuse – a state jail felony. She was released on $2,500 bail.


City of Wichita Falls to host Halloween in the Park

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - The City of Wichita Falls is set to host a night of ghosts, ghouls, vampires, mummies and more at the city’s annualHalloween in the Parkthis month.The event is set to take place on Saturday, October 20 in Lucy Park in and around the large pavilion near the swimming p


City of WF opens bidding for new worker’s compensation third party company

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - The bidding process has begun for a new worker's compensation third party company for the City of Wichita Falls.This comes after a controversial legal battle between the city’s current worker’s compensation company and injured Wichita Falls Police Officer Tim Putney.


Workforce Solutions hosts hiring fair Tuesday

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - If you are in the market for a new job you are in luck. On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, Workforce Solutions North Texas is hosting a job fair.


Man accused of impersonating U.S. Marshal

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - A man has been charged with Impersonating a Public Servant following an incident on Tuesday, October 2.According to an arrest affidavit, Donald Goodrich, 33, walked into a business in the 4400 block of Rhea Road. A law enforcement officer saw Goodrich and said he was


Empty Bowls event helps to fill Wichita Falls Area Food Bank pantry

The Seventh Annual Empty Bowls event succeeds with the help of the Midwestern State University Arts Department, 16 local restaurants, the Wichita Falls Museum of Art at MSU, dozens of volunteers, local businesses and several artists.


Texas Flood Destroys RV Park [VIDEO]

A bad flood recently hitJunction, Texas(which is about 4 hours away from Dallas) and destroyed an entire RV Park. It was also reported that 4 people have been confirmed to be missing and that the city lost power. Keep the people of Texas in your prayers DFW. A total of 19 people have been rescued so


Wichita Falls PD: Woman hits man in head with CD player during assault

Veronica Sue Ayala, 29, is charged with aggravated assault family violence – a first-degree felony.


Torrential Rain Today, Fall Like Weather Wednesday

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Today is a FIRST ALERT weather day with torrential rain forecast through noon, leading to a flooding threat. Much of Texoma will see two to four inches of rain this morning. Isolated severe storms are possible this afternoon. A cold front will come through this eveni


Wichita Falls resident says her and other Senator Ted Cruz lawn signs were stolen

"We saw just one's missing but the other was left," said Lee's son Steven. While their Governor Greg Abbott sign remained, their Senator Ted Cruz lawn sign was stolen. Lee's mother says nothing like this has happened before.


WFPD: Man arrested after hitting officer

WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - A Wichita Falls man was arrested Saturday for allegedly hitting an officer in the head.Jeffrey Black, 52, was arrested and charged with Assault of a Public Servant.Officers were called to the 600 block of Sunset Drive around 3 a.m. to check on a suspicious person who


Letter: America in danger from The Dark Side

The Dark Side, liberal Democrats, are constantly trying to destroy The Force, conservative Christian, civilized non-Democrats.