The Wichitan

My first year as a resident assistant

Courtney Gore

The Wichitan

March 6, 2018

I have two cousins that are resident assistants at different universities and they have always encouraged me to think about applying for the position. When the application opened up to be an RA in the spring semester of 2017, I jumped on the opportunity. After going through the selection process a...

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...

Students volunteer to keep campus clean

Oscar Cindo, Reporter

October 25, 2017

A gentle wind blows through branches causing some leaves to fall onto the grass below. A sunny afternoon at nice and cleaned up Sikes Lake provides a place for students to enjoy nature. Some sit under the small pavilion near some trees while others can take a stroll around the trail. Since the yearly...

Keeping the wheels turning: Students volunteer in all aspects of HH100

Victoria Shores cleans a wound obtained by Robert Founds after he fell in the Hotter’N Hell in Wichita Falls, Texas. Photo by Bradley Wilson

Mandi Elrod

August 26, 2014

For 30 years the Hotter'N Hell 100 has been a stipend to the city of Wichita Falls. Groups of cyclists and fans from around the world load up campers and bikes for the chance to participate in the largest sanctioned century bike ride in the United States. But amid all the chaos, the voluntee...

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