City only the second to try new treatment process

In a yard just off Taft Boulevard, a sign with the slogan “Pray for Rain” seems to sit and wait, almost patiently, for just a drop to show that its being there is actually working. While prayers and wishes for rain continue each day, the fact remains that if rain doesn’t come soon Wichita Falls will … [Read more...]

Art Express exhibit opens today

The Wichita Falls Museum of Art will be hosting the Art Express reception featuring the train collection of Jim Hughes on Nov. 8 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. “Nowadays kids don’t know what a train set is, but they sure do enjoy them,” Hughes said. This will be the eighth time the Art Express has been … [Read more...]

Campus author speaks about debut novel

Campus Author Speaks About Debut Novel from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. For some students, finding the time to read for class can be difficult, but for one 19-year-old sophomore, reading just wasn't enough. Kendell Penington, an English student, recently published her first novel. The author … [Read more...]

Administration ‘cautiously optimistic’ on future enrollment

Enrollment remained relatively steady as 205 more freshmen enrolled at Midwestern State University than last fall, resulting in a slight decrease in total enrollment, which dropped from 5,916 students in 2012 to 5,870 as of Sept. 18 when the official headcount was posted. Vice President for … [Read more...]

Fantasy of Lights opens

  The 38th annual MSU-Burns Fantasy of Lights opened at 6 p.m. Dec. 7. The festival will run through Jan. 1. Tonight, the MSU band will perform a concert. Saturday, according to Randy Canivel, event organizer, kids will be able to attend a storybook reading at 2 p.m. For a complete … [Read more...]