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Joplin, MO: Wichita Falls Feels Your Pain
Those of us who lived in Wichita Falls, TX on April 10, 1979 still remember the devastation of that day.  By 6:30 that evening, a quarter of our residents were homeless, more than three dozen were dead and the south side of our city look like it had been hit by a bomb...
Gas On My Mind
If ever we have ridden an emotional roller coaster as a society, the last three years have certainly been just that.  $4.11; $1.89; $3.25;$3.99; $3.57-nauseous yet?  Gas dove to a soft-bottomed $3.57 a gallon the other day and you would have thought the National Weather Service had just ca…
Skeletal Remains Found In Remote Area
A passerby discovered the skeletal remains of a human body today. The clothed body was found beneath the shade of a tree just off the 1900 block of Waurika Highway. At 3:01 p.m., Officers from the Wichita Falls Police Department received a call...
Elections Results
Here are the results of today’s Wichita Falls Municipal elections:
Dorothy Roberts-Burns, the outgoing District 2 councilor narrowly defeated real estate developer/builder Robert Seabury 1,721 to 1,187 for the Councilor at Large seat...
Food Prices Are Getting Scary
"We didn't get much for that $100", proclaimed my wife as we left the store.  "Welcome to inflation", I said.  No, the C note doesn't go as far as it used to.  No news there.  But people are starting to sit up and take notice.  I think we've just lived a certain way for so long, …
Attempted Robbery Ends With Crook On The Run
Wichita Falls police say a robbery attempt at a local pawnshop didn't go quite as the crook may have planned.  According to a WFPD press release at 11:28 a.m.  a masked suspect entered the Quick And Easy Pawn Shop at 2305 Kemp Boulevard...

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