Wichita County Newswire (Page 5)

Wichita County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wichita County, TX. (Page 5)

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  1. Moon found guilty on all three counts, sentencing phase begins TuesdayRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A sentence could be handed down as early as Tuesday in the trial of a Burkburnett man accused of sexually abusing two children. On Monday, a Wichita County jury found Joe David Moon, who was not in court to hear his verdict, guilty of three charges.

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  2. No I.D. no vote?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... same thing. Once again he told them about the affidavit as well and was allowed to vote. Lori Bohannon, the Wichita County Clerk, said it was a mistake that has been addressed. "It's something new," Bohannon said. "This is the first time it has been ...

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  3. More than 15 pounds of marijuana ceased on U.S. 287Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | KAUZ

    Almost 15 pounds of marijuana was taken off Texoma streets on Saturday. Wichita County officials said two vehicles traveling together on US 287 were pulled over by a Wichita County Sheriff official.

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  4. Burkburnett phone line outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    All phone lines in Burkburnett are down including connections to dispatch. 911 calls will be rerouted to Wichita Falls dispatch and nonemergency are being asked to go through Wichita County.

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  5. Pecan clinic set Nov. 7 in Wichita FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the Rolling Plains Pecan Clinic Nov. 7 at the Riverbend Nature Center, 2200 3rd St. in Wichita Falls. "Pecan trees are one of the primary trees in this region, and we receive a lot of questions about them," said David Graf, AgriLife Extension agriculture and natural resources agent in Wichita County.

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  6. Texoma Votes 2016: Wichita County Commissioners Court Precinct 3 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | KAUZ

    The November vote is only 11 days away and we continue to look at the contested races in Wichita County. Two men are vying for your vote to be on the Precinct 3 Wichita County Commissioners Court.

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  7. Texas man's suicide note blames Rams owner Stan KroenkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... Texas that the first line of Rick Ellis' suicide note said, "Stan you took my home." Ellis was a resident of Wichita County, Texas, which happens to be the home of Kroenke's biggest land purchase of 2016: The W.T. Waggoner Estate Ranch, which ...

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  8. Texoma Votes 2016: Wichita County Commissioners Court Precinct 1 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | KAUZ

    Two men are asking for votes this election season for the Wichita County Commissioners Court Precinct 1 spot. Democrat Larry Donohoo is an Army veteran that was born and raised on a farm in Ohio.

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  9. Texoma Votes 2016: Early voting numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | KAUZ

    Here are the early voting totals for Wichita County. On Monday, more than 2,700 people cast their ballots.

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  10. WC: Spike in sexually transmitted diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | KAUZ

    Wichita County is seeing a spike in cases of sexually transmitted diseases. New numbers, just released by the centers for disease control and prevention shows nationwide STD's are at an all time high.

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  11. Early voting leads to long lines in Wichita CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | KSWO

    Today is the first day of early voting in Texas. At 7 a.m. voters began hitting the polls all across the lone star state and including Wichita County.

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  12. Wichita County to benefit from new microwave systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A new microwave system is coming to all Wichita County Annex locations, and that will translate to faster internet and phone services. This comes after Wichita County Commissioners voted to spend $324,000 on the new system.

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  13. Man arrested on multiple outstanding warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... ding. The 44-year-old was arrested on six previous warrants and evading arrest. He remains behind bars in the Wichita County Jail on bonds totaling over $100,000.

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  14. Texoma Votes 2016: Early voting begins MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... November 4th registered voters can cast their ballots for the General Elections this November. If you live in Wichita County and want to vote early you can head to the following locations: Wichita County Courthouse - 900 7th Street, Room 139 Home ...

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  15. Affidavit: Stepfather beat brain-damaged child with fly swatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Maurice Duane Jackson, 43, faces a third-degree felony charge of injury to a child. He remained in the Wichita County jail Friday with his bail set at $100,000. The boy, 13, can only communicate by using various sounds and signals since suffering a ...

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  16. WFPD engage community at social eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... has released their voter's guide for Wichita Falls. The guides are now available at different outlets around Wichita County. You can pick one up at your nearest library in Wichita Falls, Iowa Park, Electra and Burburnett. They are also available to ...

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  17. Voter Guides now available around Wichita FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | KAUZ

    The league of Woman Voters of Wichita Falls has released their voter's guide for Wichita Falls. The guides are now available at different outlets around Wichita County.

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  18. Man gets Rabbit Fever in Wichita CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | KAUZ

    The Wichita County Health District has confirmed that the Iowa Park man with the potentially deadly bacterial disease got the infection in Wichita County. Family members say Homer Brown who owns Brown's Service Center in Wichita Falls was mowing his lawn at his home in Iowa Park when he accidentally ran over baby rabbits in the tall grass.

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  19. Wichita Falls Judge honored nationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | KAUZ

    Wichita County Judge Woody Gossom is celebrating a new-statewide honor. Judge Gossom has been elected president of the County Judges and Commissioners Association of Texas.

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  20. City in Texas issues rattlesnake alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | USA Today

    ... to not reproduce right now," said Susan Morris, general environmental administration of the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District. "I've noticed that when I'm driving on the highway I see them crossing the roads. My assumption would be ...

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