4B approves $800k for Petroleum Building renovation

4B approves $800k for Petroleum Building renovation

A nearly $1 million expenditure could help turn a downtown eyesore into dormitory-style housing for Midwestern State University students. Property developer Will Kelty was approved Dec. 7, by the Wichita Falls 4B Sales Tax Corporation Board of Directors for a...
CVB shows off renovation, original mural

CVB shows off renovation, original mural

Mayor Stephen Santellana spoke briefly at the ribbon cutting saying the CVB is “ground zero” for many things that happen for the city. “There only so much a city can do,” he said. “The CVB finds leads and conventions. … There’s a lot of great stuff...
P&Z approves food truck court at King’s Grocery

P&Z approves food truck court at King’s Grocery

Parikh told the commission there are about 400 customers per day at the grocery store. He said the store does not provide prepared, ready-to-eat food. Many of his customers, he said, do not drive and have few options for hot, quick meals. This food court will fulfill...
WPT Corp. Honored With Safety Award

WPT Corp. Honored With Safety Award

The worker’s comp commissioner of Texas honored WPT Power Corporation, and its employees with the Lone Star Safety Award Wednesday. The award recognizes them for creating a safe work space and maintaining low rates of on-the-job injuries and illnesses. December...
Wichita Falls Among Most Affordable Cities

Wichita Falls Among Most Affordable Cities

By: Nicholas Qualich  Posted: Nov 01, 2017 09:51 PM CDT Making the most of your money and saving as much as you can. That’s what so many are trying to do day to day.  A lot of it has to do with where you live. And we now know just how our area ranks as far as...
A look at grant funding benefiting Wichita Falls

A look at grant funding benefiting Wichita Falls

Several city of Wichita Falls departments are benefiting from grant funding that was awarded recently. The Wichita Falls City Council will hold a regular meeting Tuesday, and accepting grant funds from various state and federal agencies is part of the agenda. Health...