The Wichitan

A little spice makes everything nice

Aquila Freeney, Business manager

February 4, 2019

This weekend, I decided to go back home to Dallas and had every intention to grab some good Mexican food but, I ran out of time. By the time I made it back to Wichita Falls, I was seriously craving for some so I decided to visit a place a coworker suggested, El Ñorteno. I'm still not familiar with...

About 120 students attend first Food Truck Friday

eating cajun

Jake Clancy, Reporter

September 15, 2018

Food Truck Friday took place at the Jesse Rogers Promenade on Sept. 14 despite a slight rain shower earlier in the day, featuring food from Best Bayou Bites, El Norteño, Red River Hot Dogs, and Kooley's Shaved Ice.  The trucks were on campus from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and about 120 students who attended. The...

Food Truck Friday a chance to try local food

People wait in line to get tacos from El Norteno on Sept. 22 on Jesse Rogers Memorial Promenade. Photo by Gabriella Solis.

Jeri Moore, Reporter

September 6, 2018

The first 100 students will get a ticket that can be used to get an item from the food trucks. The item and participation are dependent on the food trucks themselves, Ruby Arriaga, the coordinator of Student Activities in the Office of Student Involvement, explained.

Fresh Mexican food at great price

Steak tacos with onions, cilantro and fresh guacamole. Photo by Bradley Wilson.

Eddie Miller

October 22, 2014

Tucked away in the shopping center on Maplewood Avenue and Southwest Parkway is El Norteño 2, a restaurant serving up all the classic Mexican dishes from chips and salsa to chorizo. The place was packed for lunch but we were able to get a seat right away. The inside was clean and kept up with,...

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