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Isolated showers and storms 11/30 AM
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - I’m First Alert 6 Meteorologist Jaden Knowles, and today we will see mostly cloudy skies throughout the day and can expect to see a strong storm system cross the area today with showers and storms in the morning, lasting into the early afternoon. For now, it looks like the heaviest activity will be north and east of us. We will see highs in the low 60s as we will see a high of 61 degrees with an overnight low of a cool 35 degrees as that cold front makes its way through. Overall, today will be a wet one so make sure you pack that umbrella!
Burkburnett's Friendship Festival: A Celebration of Community and Generosity
The Friendship Festival, Burkburnett, Texas's tribute to community and generosity, is set to unfold on October 7, 2023, at the verdant Friendship Park. This annual convivial gathering beckons both locals and visitors to revel in a day brimming with activities, shopping, and entertainment. Highlighted by a performance from the celebrated Texan singer Pat Green, the festival is a vibrant reflection of the town's communal spirit and commitment to unity.
Texoma School District Gets Perfect Score from Texas Education Agency
Time to celebrate at these schools because you can't do better than a perfect score. Since 2001, the Texas Education Agency does a financial rating for school districts throughout our state. The point of this rating is to ensure that Texas public schools are held accountable for the quality of their financial management practices and that they improve these practices. The system is designed to encourage Texas public schools to better manage their financial resources to provide the maximum allocation possible for direct instructional purposes.
Rain, thunderstorm chances to arrive tomorrow
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Texoma will finally see some rain chances back in the area heading throughout the day on Thursday, November 30. The rain will start around 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and last pretty much the whole day, finally ending around 9 to 10 p.m., with thunderstorms peppered in throughout all the rain chances. […]
Registration open for Leadership Wichita Falls 2024 classes
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — An organization aimed at creating better leaders for a better community is gearing up for their 2024 class now. Leadership Wichita Falls has opened registration for their 2024 Adult Leadership Classes that will run from January through May. The leadership organization first began in 1979...
Bite into Bliss: 6 Unforgettable Burgers to Try in Wichita Falls
In this article, we explore six must-try burgers in Wichita Falls. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below:
Man bites stepdad’s ear, tearing cartilage, WCSO says
WCSO deputies said the incident started after the suspect took his mother's car to a bar without permission, only to return home intoxicated.
Laugh Out Loud with George Lopez: Prepare for a Night of Hilarious Insights and Unforgettable Entertainment in Wichita Falls!
🎉🎤 Hey there, friends! Get ready for an event that will have you rolling on the floor with laughter! 🤣✨. 🌟George Lopez Live🌟 is coming to our very own Wichita Falls, Texas this December! 🎉 Mark your calendars for December 9th at the Kay Yeager Coliseum, because this is one show you won't want to miss! 🗓️
Wichita Falls Police Department’s 47th Citizen’s Academy a success, sees recruits
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — After several weeks of instruction, the 47th Wichita Falls Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy graduated on Tuesday night, November 28, 2023. “We want our citizens to know what we do, why we do it and why we’re authority,” WFPD Sergeant Charlie Eipper said. “This is a 12-week program where this group […]
Rain Chances Return for a Little While on Thursday
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - Clouds will continue to increase tonight with south winds also on the increase. There weather features will keep temperatures from falling a lot with most places seeing lows in the 50s and upper 40s. A strong storm system crosses the area on Thursday with showers and storms in the morning, lasting into the early afternoon. For now, it looks like the heaviest activity will be north and east of us. Highs on Thursday will range from the 50s north to the 60s south of the Red River. It’s possible that some areas may see a little sunshine by the afternoon. a few clouds are possible tomorrow night, but should be gone by Friday with a return of seasonably cool weather. Lows tomorrow night will be in the 30s with highs in the 50s for Friday. The weekend weather looks really nice with sunshine and highs in the 60s and maybe even up close to 70 on Saturday.
One hospitalized after house fire on Lindale Drive
One person is hospitalized following a house fire on Lindale Drive Thursday morning.
SoftWave Therapy now accessible in Wichita Falls transformative treatment at TMAC
WICHTA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — In a groundbreaking move for healthcare in Wichita Falls, an innovative therapy has emerged as a transformative treatment option at a local clinic. Texas Medical Allergy Chiropractic, or TMAC, now offers softwave therapy, a non-invasive, FDA-approved procedure that targets painful areas around the body, according to chiropractor Dr. Stewart Chapman, DC […]
Lake Arrowhead State Park holding Christmas in the Park
"Christmas in the Park" is happening this Saturday, December 2, at the Lake Arrowhead State Park from sunset until 9 p.m.
Animal Services, Public Health District of Wichita Falls emphasizes need for litter permits
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Adding four-legged friends to a family can be an exciting time, and Animal Services wants to ensure proper safety measures are taken to ensure longer lifespans for these companions. Officials with the Wichita Falls Public Health District want to remind pet owners of the importance of litter permits, Nicki Bacon with […]
The Evolution of Grandfield: From Glencross to a Thriving Oklahoma Community
Grandfield's origins as a community can be traced back to the early 20th century when it was first known as Glencross. Tucked away in Tillman County, Oklahoma, Grandfield's history is marked by a significant name change, reflective of its growth and the influence of the Santa Fe Railroad. The town was renamed in honor of James Grandfield, an executive of the railroad, symbolizing the connection between the town's development and the burgeoning transportation industry.
Medicare annual election period deadline
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - Kelly Fristoe was on air to discuss the deadline coming up next week for the Medicare Annual Election period. He notes it is important for seniors and Medicare beneficiaries that need to make changes for next year, plans need to be in action now, before December 7th.
Today the gas price is close to $2.59 in Walters as of 2023-11-30. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.268 , according to AAA.
Man jailed for allegedly kneeing WFPD officer at hospital
WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A Wichita Falls man is facing assault and trespassing charges after he allegedly assaulted a police officer at the hospital. According to the probable cause reports, on Tuesday, Nov. 28, shortly after 1 a.m., a Wichita Falls police officer was at United Regional Hospital when a nurse called him for help […]
Wichita Falls man accused of drugging, assaulting teen could now receive life sentence
Williamson could be sentenced to life in prison if convicted of the new first-degree felony charges against him.
WFFD respond to fire on Martha Lane
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - The Wichita Falls Fire Department was sent to a mobile home fire on Martha Lane on Tuesday afternoon. WFFD told our crews that the cause of the fire was an overloaded electrical circuit. Responders said the resident of the home was able to safely escape...