Wichita County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Wichita Falls Plans For A Food Trailer Park DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | KAUZ

    We spoke with the Wichita County Health District and various food vendors about their plans to create this new community, but not everyone agrees with the city about the location of this proposed park.

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  2. New Early Childhood Education Comes To Wichita CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | KAUZ

    A new educational program will soon start up in northern Wichita County. The Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters will bring educational tools to various families.

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  3. Traffic Stop Leads To A Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | KAUZ

    About 17 pounds of marijuana were seized during a Saturday morning traffic stop in Wichita County.

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  4. West Nile WorriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | KAUZ

    The mosquitoes were collected on August 19th as part of the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District's mosquito surveillance program, and were found on the north side of Wichita Falls near Sheppard Air Force Base.

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  5. Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile In Wichita FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | KAUZ

    ... West Nile Virus. The Texas Department of State Health Services Laboratory confirmed it Thursday morning. The Wichita County-Wichita Falls Health District wants to remind residents to limit time outside during dusk and dawn, wear deet, dress ...

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  6. Wichita Falls Tax BreakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | KAUZ

    ... in Wichita Falls are more likely to have to be paying less in overall property taxes for this coming year. Wichita County leaders have lowered the property tax rates for the third year in a row. That means that county residents will now pay $0.50 as ...

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  7. Game of the Week: Iowa Park at BurkburnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | KAUZ

    Iowa Park will meet Burkburnett in our Home Zone Game of the Week for Week 1! The two Wichita County rivals have been playing each other since 1921, and have played every year since 1964! The Bulldogs have owned the series recently, winning the last three games in a row and seven of the past eight, as part of an overall 47-25-2 lead.

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  8. Militarized Zone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | KAUZ

    Since 2006, Wichita County has received almost $3.5 million worth of military equipment from the Pentagon that was distributed to state and local law enforcement under the Department of Defense 1033 Program.

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  9. New Medicaid Transportation To Hit Texoma CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | KAUZ

    Medicaid clients will soon have another option when it comes to transportation. A new bus service will be hitting the streets of Wichita County next week.

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  10. Man Arrested For Stealing MotorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | KAUZ

    ... sidewalk in front of the apartment. Parker is charged with Theft Over $1,500 and Under $20,000. He is in the Wichita County Jail. The motorcycle was impounded at the owner's request.

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  11. Federal Jury hands down ruling for Sheriff David Duke's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Wichita County Sheriff David Duke 's office received a favorable ruling in connection with a federal civil rights lawsuit filed in Tennessee, according to a news release from the Wichita County District Attorney's Office recently.

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  12. Wichita County sheriff's office wins civil suitRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... a Texas sheriff and his deputy in a lawsuit that alleged civil rights violations. A news release from the Wichita County district attorney obtained Saturday says the jury in Chattanooga found that Sheriff David Duke and Chief Deputy Alan Boyd had ...

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  13. Jury Finds In Favor Of Texas Sheriff In Suit Brought By Chattanooga PhotographerRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Attorney Anderson represented Ms. Johnson, who sued Sheriff David Duke and Chief Deputy Alan Boyd of Wichita County, Tex. Sheriff Duke testified earlier that his department made payments, but did not get their photos after months had past. He said ...

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  14. Jury Rules In Favor Of Wichita County Sheriff Department In Tennessee CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | KAUZ

    It took the jury just 1 hour and 12 minutes to unanimously find in favor of the Wichita County defendants.

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  15. Wichita Falls Man Arrested in Bus Vandalism CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | KAUZ

    ... with the WFISD School Bus vandalism on Wednesday, August 13th. Kagan Andrew Baisden was taken to the Wichita County Jail charged with criminal mischief. His bond is set at $20,000. During the vandalism six parked buses had windows and windshields ...

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  16. Wichita Falls Police Catch FugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | KAUZ

    A 51-year-old man wanted in connection to a deadly conduct charge was arrested in Wichita Falls. Kenneth Colbert was arrested Wednesday buy police acting on a tip. Colbert is currently being held in the Wichita County Jail. At last check no bond has been set.

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  17. City Taking Lead In Talks Over Future Of AT&T FieldRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... brought out that Donna Johnson was arrested on bad check charges in 1994 and 2003. Ms. Johnson is suing Wichita County, Texas Sheriff David ... (click for more) The rallying cry in Ferguson Missouri has been "justice for Michael Brown." The question ...

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  18. Defense Says Arrest Of Chattanooga Photographer Ordered By Texas Sheriff Was Not Her FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... photos had been taken into custody before, it was testified Tuesday in Federal Court. Ms. Johnson is suing Wichita County, Texas Sheriff David Duke after he brought theft charges against her in late November 2011. She is asking $500,000 in damages. ...

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  19. Property Tax Decreases In 2015 Wichita County BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | KAUZ

    The 2015 Wichita County budget was approved, Monday, August 18, 2014. The new budget is very similar to last year's.

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  20. Congressman Thornberry Visits The Wichita County Republican WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | KAUZ

    United States Congressman, Mac Thornberry came to Wichita Falls Monday Morning. Congressman Thornberry joined the Wichita County Republican Women at their monthly meeting at Luby's Cafeteria on 9th Street.

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