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Buying Made In America Should Be A Priority

I’m really getting tired of hearing ‘well, it IS a global economy, so we have to outsource’. No, actually we don’t. We’ve painted ourselves into a corner and that’s how we’ve chosen to deal with the problem. We’ve become a society of I-want-it-now-and-cheap consumers who scoff at the notion of paying ‘too much’. This spoiled brat attitude of ours,

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Shots Fired Outside Local Businesses

Police were called to the 7-11 convenience store at City View Drive and US 287 at around 9pm Monday night. Witnesses reported hearing gunfire and shell casings were found in the parking lot.

A short time later, police were alerted to shots fired outside

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Weeks-sculpture (used by permission-Kemp Center for the Arts)
Weeks-sculpture (used by permission-Kemp Center for the Arts)
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Cowboy True A True Success

Last weekend, the Kemp Center for the Arts and the Kemp at the Forum (formerly the Woman's Forum) played host to some of the finest cowboy artists in the southwest.  No, not every single artist was a working cowboy, but all of the artists shared a common love for the life and work of the true, working cowboy

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Photo credit: Mike Hendren, KWFS-AM
Photo credit: Mike Hendren, KWFS-AM
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Storms Bring Needed Rains, Uneeded Headaches To Texoma

Downed power lines and blown transformers, as well as a litany of other damage have left hundreds of Oncor customers without power since early this morning. Crews are working on the problems,

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Best Buy
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Best Buy to Close 50 Stores and Lay Off Hundreds of Employees

According to a CBS Money Watch/ AP story from earlier today, Best Buy is planning to close 50 of its ‘big box’ stores and open up to 100 so called mobile stores in fiscal 2013.

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Weeks-sculpture (used by permission-Kemp Center for the Arts)
Weeks-sculpture (used by permission-Kemp Center for the Arts)
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Cowboy True Comes To The Kemp!

Nothing to do in Wichita Falls? Oh yes there is, particularly this Thursday thru Saturday. Several months ago, Carol Sales from the Kemp Center for the Arts approached

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(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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New Craigslist Scam Hits Texoma

The Wichita Falls Police Department is warning area residents about a new scam involving the popular classifieds-style website Craigslist. According to WFPD Chief Dennis

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Weather cancellations and delays in wichita falls/texoma (snow-shoveling)
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Texoma Weather Delays and Cancellations

Here's the current list of delays/closings we have.

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