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Union Square robbery suspect identified

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls Police Department has released the name of the suspect in the Union Square Federal Credit Union robbery. According to a release from Officer Jeff Hughes, Melvis Compton has been arrested and charged with robbery and possession of controlled substance. WFPD responded to Union Square around 3:17 p.m. for […]
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Texas coach dies following allegations made on social media

BURKBURNETT (KFDX/KJTL) — A Texas coach who was placed on administrative leave while authorities investigate allegations of wrongdoing made on social media this weekend has died. KFDX has confirmed through law enforcement authorities that Bobby Morris, Head Boys Basketball Coach at City View Junior/Senior High School took his own life Monday evening, June 27, 2022, […]
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Union Square Credit Union robbed, suspect caught

UPDATE June 28, 2022, 4:31 p.m. According to authorities with WFPD Union Square Credit Union was robbed after a male suspect passed a note at the bank. A weapon was not confirmed by WFPD. The suspect was captured at the Delux Inn located at 1212 Broad St. WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A heavy police presence has […]
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American Legion hosts 3rd annual Brisket Cookoff

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - American Legion hosted their BBQ cook off on Saturday. It wasn’t just good food, it was the best of the best type of food being a ICBA sanctioned event. Red River Harley also had a booth set up at this exciting and tasty event...
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Second oldest Meals on Wheels client in the nation celebrates 104th birthday

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A Wichita Falls woman who is celebrating a very big milestone received a huge surprise from the folks with Meals on Wheels!. Marie Johnson doesn’t have any family in town and her nearest family in Louisiana isn’t able to travel due to COVID. So her Meals on Wheels family surprised her for her 104th birthday!
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Castaway Cove Station Day, admission only $11.99

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Today is the day! We hope you’re ready to make a big splash at Castaway Cove with us for Station Day! Today only, from 11:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. you can get into the water park for only $11.99! Morning Anchors Carney Porter and Jaron Spor will be there throughout the […]
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What to do if you encounter a snake

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - Summer. It’s a time for beaches, barbeques, pool parties and, unfortunately, snakes. “They are far more prevalent at this time of year because number one, they are mating and are more aggressive, and number two, they’re trying to regulate their body temperatures, so they’re trying to get cool,” rattlesnake expert Alyssa Cannedy said.
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Wichita Falls animal shelter closes for rest of weekend

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls Animal Services Center announced they would have to close unexpectedly until Monday. According to a press release, the Animal Services Center faced an unexpected shortage in staffing. The center will be closed the remainder of Friday, June 24, and Saturday, June 25. Normal hours should resume on Monday […]
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WF Animal Services Center temporarily closes

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - The Wichita Falls Animal Services Center will be closed for the remainder of Friday, June 24, 2022, and on Saturday, June 25, 2022. The closures reportedly come due to staff shortages. Animal care officers will still be taking emergency calls in the field. If you...
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Melody is looking for her forever home

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - It’s our favorite part of the week, it’s time for Pet of the Week. Katie Lister with Emily’s Legacy Rescue joined Ken Johnson and Cassidy Diamond in the studio to talk about a dog named Melody. Melody is a 3-month-old lab mix...
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Texas Pit Crew: Meet Lola

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Lola is a young female puppy looking for a forever home. She is good with children, other dogs and is all around very sweet. Lola is available at Texas Pit Crew. Follow this link if you’re interested in adopting Lola.
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