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Wichita Falls defense attorney to be suspended from practicing law
A Wichita Falls attorney with a history of violations will be suspended from practicing law for a year beginning Friday because of professional misconduct, according to a judgement from the State Bar of Texas. Bruce Harris, a well-known lawyer who has been active in local politics, mishandled a DWI case, according to the findings in the Nov. 8 judgement. ...
Career thief sentenced for latest charges
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL)— A Wichita Falls man police said has been charged with around 60 cases of theft in 6 states has now been convicted of 3 more in Wichita County, plus 3 drug possession charges. John Junisc Archer, 57, pleaded guilty to his 3 thefts at Atwoods and Kohl’s and his drug charges on […]
Suspected robbery at OYO Hotel leaves one injured
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL)— Wichita Falls police are looking for a suspect after reporting a suspected robbery at a hotel off Wolcott. One woman was reportedly injured. Police were called to the OYO hotel at the 1000 block of Wolcott just before 8:30 p.m., a sergeant on the scene said there were reports of a robbery […]
You Won’t Believe the #1 Texas City Gen Xers are Moving to. (It’s Not Austin)
Which Texas City is seeing such a huge migration of Gen-Xers here in the Lonestar State?. Well, we already know quite well by now that we're seeing a ton of new folks headed to Texas. At this point, that's likely understood by most. But, it's still rather interesting to learn which of Texas cities, in particular, are attracting the most people--and what demographic of people, as well.
Three escape Friday morning house fire
Three men escaped from a burning house on the city's east side early Friday. The Wichita Falls Fire Department got the alarm at 5:12 a.m. and went to 834 Elwood Street. Flames were showing at the rear of the frame home. Three men and a dog got out unharmed through...
“Not a Credible Threat” to Barwise Middle School
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - School officials say a threat made, last night, to Barwise Middle School was deemed to be not credible. Barwise School Officials posted to the school’s Official Facebook Page saying Wichita Falls I.S.D. Police and the Wichita Falls Police Department were alerted to a threatening snapchat post overnight. After an investigation, it was found to not be a credible threat.
Woman charged in Wichita Falls fentanyl death avoids prison
The mother of the victim gave a statement after Smith pled and was sentenced.
A Foodie's Guide to Wichita Falls: Discovering 3 Must-Try Delis
In this article, we explore three delightful delicatessens in Wichita Falls. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
47th Citizens Police Academy
This was a great week for those who participated in the 47th Citizens Police Academy. Their 12-week journey had finally come to an end, and we are very grateful for the time they gave to us to learn what policing is like in Wichita Falls. These type of community interactions is crucial to our department in providing the right type of information about policing and building a trust within the community.
Woman gets jail time for driving drunk with children
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A woman police said claimed she was only “tipsy,” not drunk, while driving with three children in her car is sentenced to state jail. Jaylyn Crump, 24, was sentenced by Judge Charles Barnard Thursday, November 30, 2023, to one year in state jail after her original suspended sentence was revoked. Wichita […]
Local pilot offering Christmas light tours by helicopter
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — It’s that time of year again when families nationwide are hitting the streets to check out all of the amazing Christmas light displays. While most Christmas light lovers are planning to check out the lights while on the ground, Ryan Swiatek, owner of Helicocks Aviation, is taking a unique approach when […]
Ninth Street wreck caused by asleep driver
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - Officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department were sent to a wreck on Ninth Street on Thursday morning. Officers said the wreck was near the Van Buren Street intersection after the driver fell asleep behind the wheel. The wreck sheered off a light pole and...
Windthorst Knights of Columbus to hold annual sausage meal
WINDTHORST, Texas (KAUZ) - The Windthorst Knights of Columbus is preparing to hold its 80th Annual Sausage Meal. The event will be held inside the Saint Mary’s Parish Hall in Windthorst on Sunday, December 3. The meal will begin at 11:00 a.m. and costs $15 for adults and $5...
20-year-old Wichita Falls woman to show off talents at NY Fashion Week
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL)—A passion for hairstyling is about to send a Texoma woman to the biggest fashion event in the world. AbbieGayle McDonald is a 20-year-old woman from Wichita Falls already doing what most in the industry wish they could do. McDonald is preparing to attend New York Fashion Week. The concept of Fashion Week […]
NC6 Grocery Giveaway week 4 winner
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - For our Good News today, the fourth winner in our News Channel 6 Grocery Giveaway has been announced. Congratulations to him for being this week’s winner. There are only two more winners left to be selected in this giveaway. You can make your nomination...
Impaled oil field worker tells his survival story
If you saw Phil Carrillo today, you'd have a hard time believing that 14 days ago, he was impaled by a 50-foot pipe while on the job in the oil field.
WFPD anticipates hardware upgrades for body cams
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls Police Department anticipates a major upgrade to their system with the purchase of body cams for all officers. Sergeant Charlie Eipper states City Council’s approval will help them cover the cost of the storage software.“The ultimate outcome we’re looking for is the ability to purchase not only the […]
Mom-son duo in need of PrayerBear donations for Cook Children’s Hospital patients
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Keegan Albers spent time at Cook Children’s Hospital on more than one occasion, and his mom Mandy wants families to know they aren’t alone. The family began Keegan’s PrayerBear Drive six years ago, and since then, it has grown into a community-wide drive, providing cuddly friends to other children spending the […]
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in henrietta, TX
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to henrietta..
Byars announces she'll run for a full term as judge
Trish Coleman Byars announced she will run for a full term as 97th District Court Judge. The district includes Archer, Clay and Montague counties. She was appointed July 24 to fill the unexpired term of Judge Jack McGaughey, who retired. "I am looking forward to continuing to serve the citizens...