The Wichitan

Searching for soul in the Falls

fried catfish, red beans and rice, fries, and fried okra with drinks on the side

Aquila Freeney, Business Manager

January 16, 2019

Being new to the Wichita Falls area, I was in dire need of some homestyle soul-food. After doing a quick Google search, a place caught my eye: Sam’s Southern Eatery. I headed there with a bit of skepticism because honestly, I did not think Wichita Falls was capable of producing any good soul-food....

Sam’s Southern Eatery new restaurant in Wichita Falls

The two appetizer plate with cheese sticks and fried mushrooms at Sam's Southern Eatery on Oct. 29. Photo by Justin Marquart

Justin Marquart

November 15, 2017

After one Pioneer of Texas restaurant closes on Sept. 25 a new restaurant, Sam’s Southern Eatery, opens at that location, off of Southwest Pkwy on Oct. 25, serving sea food, po’boys, burgers, salads and chicken. The restaurant still had that Pioneer feel to it because they still had those woode...

Alumni return for catfish, conversation at Fish Fry

People sit down to enjoy their food at the Homecoming Fish Fry at Sikes Center, Friday OCt. 20, 2017. Photo by Rachel Johnson

Herbert McCullough

October 20, 2017

Alumni Association members organized the Fish Fry on Oct. 20 where alumni enjoyed fried whitefish and catfish as hamburgers and fries. The meal was $9 for alumni and guests and any student who has a meal plan could use their meal cards. “It’s an event where students, alumni and community members ...

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