Officials say they saw slight improvements in drought and reservoir conditions last week. Unless we have an unusually wet summer, we can expect a continuation of lower than normal reservoir levels in West and South Texas.
Vernon operates on a water well system, in contrast to Wichita Falls' surface system. Even after the heavy rains, the town remains under drought restrictions
Wichita Falls Fire Department no longer has to worry about water restrictions now that the city is out of drought restrictions.
The city of Wichita Falls is no longer under any drought restrictions and business owners say they're thrilled.
Wichita Falls City Councilors lift drought restrictions.
The Burkburnett Board of Commissioners met to discuss the Drought Contingency Plan in light of the recent rain events which have replenished the area reservoirs.
There are a slew of positives now that the drought is over, but a business that skyrocketed then is now drying up.
The drought we've felt in Texoma has been compared to the conditions out in California.
At today's city council meeting, councilors voted to move drought restrictions to Stage 2 Drought Warning.
Drought restrictions could be no more. At Tuesday's council meeting, city leaders will be discuss terminating water restrictions
The rain came down hard in Possum Kingdom Thursday evening, which is adding more water to a lake that has already flourished over the last week or so.
After going from Stage 5 Drought Catastrophe to Stage 3 Drought Emergency, city leaders could terminate drought restrictions all together at Tuesday's city council meeting.
All of the recent rain has nursery owners thankful as the city moves closer to getting out of this drought.
Archer City officials say the city is under a Stage 3 drought emergency.
From skunks to coyotes, to a farmer's worst nightmare- wild hogs, animal experts in the city say they've seen them all too often over the past few years.
Here is a list of the recent drought timeline for the city of Wichita Falls
On Tuesday, the city of Wichita Falls officially moved into Stage 3 Drought Emergency after city councilors voted.
Gordon Lake in Iowa Park is filling up after weeks of downpours.
While we have received much needed rain lately, the city of Wichita Falls remains under Stage 5 drought catastrophe water restrictions.
Rain from the weekend give new hope to local businesses.