Wichita County Newswire (Page 4)

Wichita County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wichita County, TX. (Page 4)

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  1. Farmers and Ag Extension team up for soil moisture studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | KAUZ

    Wichita County farmers and the area's Texas A&M Ag Extension teamed up for a study comparing soil moisture between conventional farming and no-till farming. Tilling is a form of weed control by using mechanical plows to overturn soil and no-till is when the ground is punctured to insert seeds and using herbicides to control weeds.

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  2. Principal charged for not reporting kids snapping sex actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | Yahoo!

    WICHITA FALLS, Texas - A second elementary school principal for a Texas school district has been arrested for failing to report a case of abuse to law enforcement. The Wichita Falls Times Record News reports 35-year-old Cindy Sue Underwood was booked into the Wichita County jail on Monday and later released.

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  3. Wichita Co. DA candidates engage in heated debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | KAUZ

    Wichita County District Attorney Maurine Shelton and former Assistant District Attorney John Gillespie squared off in Newschannel 6's Republican Primary Debate. Many topics were discussed.

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  4. Second Texas principal charged with failing to report abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A second elementary school principal for a Texas school district has been arrested for failing to report a case of abuse to law enforcement. The Wichita Falls Times Record News reports 35-year-old Cindy Sue Underwood was booked into the Wichita County jail on Monday and later released.

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  5. Innovate playground open at Hamilton ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | KAUZ

    A new playground for kids is now open at Hamilton Park in Wichita Falls, a project the Wichita County Doctors Alliance spent many months working on. They chose the safest materials using the latest technology.

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  6. Trump punts on question of who will win the Super BowlRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2018 | KAUZ

    ... for his third and final sentencing hearing. Crockett Elementary Principal, Kory Dorman, was booked into the Wichita County Jail on Wednesday for Failure to Report, which is a misdemeanor charge. (Source: WCSO) According to arrest documents, it is ...

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  7. WFISD Principal arrested for Failure to ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | KSWO

    A WFISD Principal was booked into the Wichita County Jail on Wednesday for Failure to Report, which is a misdemeanor charge. According to arrest documents, it is alleged that on December 15, 2017, Kory Fancher Dorman, 45, committed Family Code 261.109 Failure to Report while acting in an official capacity as Principal at Crocket Elementary in Wichita Falls.

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  8. Police arrest two people after conducting narcotics search warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | KSWO

    ... severe head injury is considered a homicide. Crockett Elementary Principal, Kory Dorman, was booked into the Wichita County Jail on Wednesday for Failure to Report, which is a misdemeanor charge. (Source: WCSO) According to arrest documents, it is ...

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  9. Extreme drought affecting Texoma farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KAUZ

    Wichita County Texas A&M Ag Extension Agent David Graf said the topsoil has completely dried out. Some farmers in our area said they hoped the subsoil would have enough moisture until they plant their summer cops and their winter crops come out of their dormant stage.

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  10. DA candidates debate for positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KAUZ

    Maureen Shelton, current Wichita County District Attorney, has held the position since 2011 but has worked in the office for 24 years. "Whether it's the Firefighters Association, the Police Officers Association, or the Sheriff of Wichita County, they all support and endorse me because they know what I'm capable of," Shelton said.

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  11. Warrant execution leads to multiple arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KAUZ

    In a press release from District Attorney Maureen Shelton said, the warrants executed by the Wichita County District Attorney's Office Drug Enforcement Division , resulted in the seizure of drugs, firearms, and the disruption of a theft operation and illegal narcotics trafficking. The first warrant was executed in the 1200 block of Vaughn Road in Burkburnett.

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  12. Richard Anthony Thompson Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KAUZ

    ... SWAT forcefully removed and arrested Thompson because of the stolen weapons and transported him to the Wichita County jail. He is charged with evading arrest with a vehicle, theft of a firearm, unauthorized use of a vehicle and unlawful possession ...

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  13. Courtroom dedicated in honor of Bob BrothertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KAUZ

    ... he ceremony, his wife, Missy Brotherton, was also recognized for serving four decades in various positions in Wichita County.

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  14. BVFD gets new brush truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KAUZ

    ... to get it finalized. Captain Jared Burchett, with the Burkburnett VFD, said this is the first of its kind in Wichita County and is also qualified as a TIFMAS ready truck. "It allows us to deploy statewide," Capt. Burchett said. "We can staff it with ...

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  15. Man arrested after assaulting girlfriend, police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KAUZ

    ... taser for a second time at which point Blair was able to be taken into custody. Blair was transported to the Wichita County jail where he was charged with assault family violence, resisting arrest and two counts of assault on a public servant.

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  16. 13 dogs abandoned in Wichita Falls apartment ate walls to stave off hungerRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    A Wichita Falls woman is accused of leaving 13 dogs to fend for themselves without water and with hardly any food in an uninhabited apartment covered in feces and urine, according to the Wichita Falls Times Record News . Angel Bright Sargent, 33, is being held in the Wichita County jail in lieu of $18,000 bail after she was arrested Saturday, jail records show.

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  17. Trooper stopped to assist a motorist a " and found 1,000 pounds of marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... ooper believed the man was involved in criminal activity. The trooper called for a drug-sniffing dog with the Wichita County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. Arrest made in Sonic armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | KAUZ

    ... n, police said they found a backpack with a silver .38 caliber handgun inside. Bustamante was booked into the Wichita County Jail for Aggravated Robbery and Evading Arrest.

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  19. 60,000 acres in Wichita County is susceptible to structure damage in a fire.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | KAUZ

    The high winds and dry grass have fueled several grass fires in Texoma, a Texas A&M Ag Extension Agent said. "If you get in a situation where there's a fire close to you, 20 miles per hour is basically moving about three city blocks a minute," Wichita County Texas A&M Ag Extension Agent David Graf said.

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  20. 11 Texoma Counties under burn bans, why not Wichita?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | KAUZ

    As of Tuesday, 11 Texoma counties are under a burn ban, but Wichita County is not included in that number. With a massive grass fire burning 1,000 acres near Kamay and not even 24 hours after another one scorched 150 acres near Burkburnett, some are concerned.

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