Store clerk arrested in scratch off lottery tickets theft
A Wichita Falls 7-Eleven clerk was arrested and charged with stealing $50 lottery scratch off tickets.
Old Wichita Falls, Texas Newspaper Building, Now a Concert Venue?!
I guess add this to the list of places to catch a live show in the Falls. What is Going on at the Old Times Square Building?. Back in August of 2023, the Times Record News building was sold to G.M. Properties. This building was home to our local newspaper since 1964. Over the past couple of months it has sat vacant and now we know at least one of the plans for this property.
This is When You’re Breaking the Law as a Traffic Light Turns Red in Texas
Ever wonder whether you’re breaking the law when entering an intersection as the light changes?. I’ll be the first to admit that I like to toe the line when it comes to traffic lights. There’s not much that I hate more than being stuck at a light that stays red for what seems like an eternity.
Fentanyl pills seized in house on Tanbark
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A disturbance on Tanbark Road off Old Iowa Park Rd on Monday, Feb. 19, led to a reported discovery of dozens of counterfeit Percocet pills containing Fentanyl. Police responded to a house in the 1400 block of Tanbark on Monday morning to check on a reported disturbance. While talking to a […]
Two arrested after vehicle, foot pursuit off State Highway 240
Two arrested after vehicle, foot pursuit off State Highway 240.
Clay County early voting times and locations for 2024 primaries
CLAY COUNTY (KFDX/KJTL) — Ahead of the upcoming primary elections on March 5, 2024, registered voters can head to the polls early to cast their ballots for the Democratic and Republican primaries beginning on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. In Clay County, registered voters from any precinct can vote at any polling location in Clay County, […]
Trial for capital murder of Stripes clerk begins soon
Robinson was indicted by a Wichita County grand jury in May 2022 and has since been held in the Wichita County Jail on a $1 million bond.
Estranged wife claims Maxie Green is a flight risk
It is not uncommon for a bail bond company to file notice that it wants its bond on a client withdrawn because of various violations or risks, but when the defendant is local bondsman Maxie Green, unusual things often happen.
City begins move to temporary and permanent locations
Wednesday was moving day for some City of Wichita Falls offices ahead of long-awaited renovations.
James Staley's appeal set for a courtroom battle
James Irven Staley III's battle to overturn his murder conviction will go before justices for oral arguments March 12 in Fort Worth as requested by the defense, court records show. While Staley serves life without parole for the murder of 2-year-old Jason Wilder McDaniel, his attorney is expected to keep...
Top 5 BBQ joints in Wichita Falls, according to Yelp
The debate to determine the best restaurants in Wichita Falls may be an ongoing one, but when it comes to barbecue, local diners have spoken.
Annual Wichita Falls Largest Garage, Antique and Collectibles Sale returning this April, vendor applications now open
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Whether you’re looking to sift through stacks of treasure or are hoping to get a head start on spring cleaning, the Wichita Falls Largest Garage, Antiques and Collectibles Sale is returning for its 14th year. Hosted by Townsquare Media, the sale will run all day on Saturday, April 6, 2024, from […]
Warmer Wednesday with breezy winds expected overnight
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The warmest day of the week is expected for Wednesday, February 21, as temperatures will soar into the 80s and well above average by 20 degrees. A few clouds are expected to start the day, with more clouds expected to move into the region during the afternoon hours. Winds will stay breezy through the afternoon and continue to increase into the evening and overnight hours. Wind gusts could reach up to 30 miles per hour.
United Regional Orthopedic surgeon inspires patient to follow in his footsteps
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — United Regional Orthopedic Surgeons Dr. Michael Sheen and Dr. Jason Hoffman go way back. Sheen performed surgery on Hoffman nearly two decades ago, never thinking Hoffman would later become a surgeon himself. When Sheen started experiencing hip pain while the two were working side by side, however, he knew Hoffman was […]
Savor the Flavors: 4 Must-Try Japanese Restaurants in Wichita Falls
In this article, we're exploring four fantastic Japanese restaurants in Wichita Falls. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Honoring Black History: Old High Graduate reflects on diversifying Texas Rock & Roll
WICHITA FALLS TEXAS (KFDX/KJTL) — As we continue honoring our local Black history, it’s important to recognize a graduate of Wichita Falls High School, Bevis Griffin, who helped diversify the Rock and Roll and Glam Rock scenes in Texas for decades. It can largely be agreed upon that music can unify. “The Black audience was […]
Victim identified after multiple gunshot wounds
Record-breaking land purchase at Wichita Falls Business Park could bring jobs
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Wichita Falls City Councilors approved a record sale of 28 acres in the Wichita Falls Business Park. Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce CEO Ron Kitchens spoke with councilors on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024, about the record purchase of $70,000 per acre and prioritizing the expansion of Production Boulevard. Kitchens said bond […]
Kaleb – 02-20-24
14-year old Kaleb is a respectful, caring, and kind young man who does well in school. He likes basketball, football, fishing, tv, music, and video games. Kaleb’s favorite foods are hamburgers, and pizza. If you are interested in being adoptive or foster parents and you would like to know...
Wichita Falls Feb 18 Weekly Crime Report: 359 Incidents and 20 Crime Stories
Wichita Falls Feb 18 Weekly Crime Report: 359 Incidents and 20 Crime Stories. During the last week, Wichita Falls witnessed a total of 359 crime cases, a disturbing number that raises concerns about the safety of the place. The most common type of crime reported was 'Other' with 182 cases, which makes up approximately 51% of the total crimes. This was followed by 'Disturbance' with 47 cases, 'Assault' and 'Burglary' both with 28 cases each, 'Domestic Related' crimes with 22 cases, and 'Theft' with 20 cases. Less frequent but still significant were 'Hit & Run' incidents with 12 cases, 'Shooting' with 8 cases, 'Vandalism' with 6 cases, and 'Trespass' with 5 cases. The least reported crime type was 'Robbery' with only 1 case. The data indicates an urgent need for increased security measures and law enforcement vigilance in the place.