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3 hrs ago | KAUZ
Hispanic Heritage Month continued Sunday in Texoma with the Mexican Independence Day Festival. Music, dancing, fun and of course food are all what brought the community together to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
5 hrs ago | KAUZ
The Wichita Falls Museum Coalition hosted the Museum Day Stroll 'N Roll on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This free event featured 10 area museums and attractions and one historic site. There were two new stop on the Stroll 'N Roll Route this year.
9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
GUYS & DOLLS CRIGHTON COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE 8/29-9/20/2014 Set in Damon Runyon 's mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy - considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy - soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become legends in the canon: Sarah Brown , the upright but uptight "mission doll," out to reform the evildoers of Time Square; Sky Masterson, the slick, high-rolling gambler who woos her on a bet and ends up falling in love; Adelaide, the chronically ill nightclub performer whose condition is brought on by the fact she's been engaged to the same man for 14 years; and Nathan Detroit, her devoted fiance, desperate as always to find a spot for his infamous floating crap game.Everything works out in the end, thanks to the machinations of Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling 's hilarious, fast-paced book and Frank Loesser 's ... (more)
Texas Attorney General and governor candidate Greg Abbott recently referred to the Wichita Falls water system during an interview, according to an article in the Tyler Morning Telegraph newspaper. Abbott would become the first native of Wichita Falls, Texas elected governor if he defeats Democrat Wendy Davis and Libertarian Kathy Glass in the Nov. 4 election.
A traffic stop led to a drug bust in Wichita Falls. The Wichita Falls Police Department said they attempted to pull a vehicle over for traffic violation in the 1000 block of Central Freeway.
A Thursday night car accident sent one man to jail on suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated . Police arrested 33-year-old Ronald Stewart Ivey after his vehicle hit a tractor-trailer Thursday night, according to Wichita Falls Police.
A small fire burned in the roof of Opa's Schnitzel Haus early Friday morning, according to the Wichita Falls Fire Department. The fire started at 9 a.m. in the roof of the restaurant that's located in the 2600 block of Plaza Parkway, according to the Wichita Falls Fire Department.
Thursday night was Military Night at the Wichita Falls Travel Center. Extra Travel Center staff was on the job to help Texoma Airmen and Soldiers with travel plans for the upcoming holidays.
Child Protective Services workers say they can't do their best work because they can't get off the computer - or the phone. Testifying before a House panel, four CPS employees said Wednesday that they spend too much of their time filling out forms and getting duplicate approvals from higher-ups.
The Wichita Falls Museum Coalition will host the Museum Day Stroll "n Roll Saturday, September 13th at 10:00 a.m. This free event starting at 10:00 a.m. and ending at 5:00 p.m. will feature 10 area museums and attractions and one historic site.
The Republican Party of Wichita County has relocated its headquarters to a more central location in Wichita Falls. The office located at 2000 Kell Blvd West will serve as a place to pick up campaign materials such as yard signs and provide further information on candidates and the Party.
Public opinion has exploded after the brutal video of NFL Super Star, Ray Rice, punching his fiancA© went viral this week. Which is why we set out to find just how bad domestic violence is in Wichita Falls.
Wichita Falls Police are searching for a robbery suspect. Officers say the Zoom Zooms #4 was robbed around 1:00 p.m. Wednesday afternoon on East Scott St. in downtown Wichita Falls.
Wichita Falls is weighing its options over what to do with what was once a city fire station. The city can either keep the property and re purpose it or they could sell it off.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:25 pm
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