"Life begins in Texas and everything before ... don't count." Being a loyal Texan, although not a native-born Texan, that's one of my favorite quotes and it pretty well describes me. Wichita Falls has been my home since the summer of '81 and I wouldn't have it any other way. When I'm not at the Radio Station you may spot me out on a bicycle, pickin' and grinnin' at a downtown art gallery or just hanging out at the coffee shop enjoying some pleasant conversation. I love living in Wichita Falls, playing your favorite music on the Radio, writing and voicing commercials, and of course, taking pictures with my trusty Nikon. By the way, if you see someone jumping for joy at the vintage LP he just discovered in one of the local resale shops, that’s probably me.
Hotter’N Hell Hundred Has Something For Younger Riders Too
They’ll still get to be a part of the excitement of 12,000 or more cyclists lined up on Scott Avenue as two United States Air Force T-38s thunder over their heads. They’ll still be there to hear the roar of the cannon and be a part of one of the biggest bicycle rides in the world. They…
Downtown Wichita Falls Intersections Set To Get Artistic Facelift
It seems that with the increase in businesses downtown there has also been an increase in pedestrian traffic, and all of those feet need to cross the streets from time to time. Rather than just add in the normal, run of the mill crosswalk markings, Downtown Wichita Falls Development looked at what o…
Lace Up Your Running Shoes for the First Ever Hotter’N Ale 0.5K
Participants are encouraged to dress in their best ‘70s style athletic wear and will be led through the course by “coaches”. Not wanting anyone to over exert themselves there are several “rest stops” along the way.
New Cafe Wings Its Way To Wichita Falls Regional Airport
The Wichita Falls Regional Airport welcomes the opening of Southern Girl Café and Catering to our newly updated regional airport so when you have to get there early for the first outbound flight of the day you can grab something to eat at the airport.
Art Bikes Are Back at the Hotter’N Hell Hundred!
Here’s the general idea. The Alliance is hoping for 100 artistically decorated bicycles to celebrate the 100 mile bicycle ride and because this is the 37th Annual Hotter’N Hell Hundred you can only spend $37 on your art bike project.
Put Some Art & Soul Into Your Wichita Falls Weekend
This year’s event is on Indiana Avenue between 9th and 10th streets and you’re sure to find some new one-of-a-kind artistic creation that you just can’t live without and lineup of performers this year includes everything from theatre groups to rock bands.
Backdoor Theatre’s Battle of the Bands: A Crazy-Loud, Family-Friendly Fundraiser
The party will be Sunday, May 20th, at the Iron Horse Pub downtown and in addition to the "crazy-loud" music, there will also be food trucks, sodas, and plenty of other theatrical type entertainment.
Everything You Need to Know About the Lake Arrowhead Fishing Rodeo on Saturday
This annual event at Lake Arrowhead State Park is open to kids and adults, with categories and prizes for each. The Adult Fish runs from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and the Kid Fish runs from 10:00 a.m. to Noon.
Kids Get Free Dental Care on Sharing Smiles Day in Wichita Falls
Dr. D. Gifford, the Managing Dental Director for Kool Smiles, says that Sharing Smiles Day is the opportunity for their dentists and staff to give back to the children and families in the Wichita Falls community.
Why Do We Celebrate Cinco De Mayo?
Cinco De Mayo. It happens every year. every year there are celebrations all across Texas (and some other nearby countries). But why do we celebrate the 5th of May? Is it Mexican Independence Day? Are we celebrating our fifth jar of mayo for the year? What, exactly, are we celebrating this Saturday?
Stage 2 Dinner Theatre Now Open In Downtown Wichita Falls
Downtown Wichita Falls has really undergone a transformation over the last few years and I’m thinking there’s a lot more to come. One of the brand new attractions downtown is the addition of Stage 2 to the Wichita Theatre Performing Arts Centre.
Wichita Falls Circle Trail Tour Day is This Saturday
This Saturday is Circle Trail Tour Day, the perfect time to explore the 14 continuous miles of paved trail from Lake Wichita Park to Lucy Park. You can jump onto the trail at any point and walk, run or bicycle your way from Cheer Stop to Cheer Stop, you can even take your dog along!