After problems plaguing the Veterans Administration and the care our nation's vets receive came to light over the past year, those who secured our country's freedom are yearning for peace of mind to get the care they need. That's exactly what some local vets are getting thanks to a $200,000 grant the American Legion Post 142 in Quanah received.
American Legion Post 142 in Quanah is getting a makeover.
Electra city commissioners granted Main Street Electra permission to apply for a state grant to continue restoring Electra's historic Grand Theatre.
Some grant money will help seniors at an Iowa Park center get up to speed on computer skills.
The Wichita Falls City Council gives the go-ahead for the city manager to apply for two grants to be used at Wichita Falls Regional Airport and Kickapoo Downtown Airport.
A multi-million dollar project is about halfway done at the Throckmorton County Courthouse. Grant money is taking care of the majority of the project, which county officials say was needed as their courthouse is about 123 years old.
Nearly $2 million in FEMA grant money will help officials build two community-wide storm shelters at two Quanah schools.
The money will be used to replace taxiways at the airport.
What's good for the local economy is not so good for some of the local roads.
Workers at Alcoa Howmet in Wichita Falls rolled up their sleeves for a work day and big check presentation at the Humane Society of Wichita County Saturday.
The school will receive almost 230-thousand to purchase equipment to train EMTs and paramedics.
Wichita Falls city leaders want to encourage you to fly out of Municipal Airport ... and this morning, councilors approved spending 55- thousand dollars on a marketing campaign to promote just that.
And a company is seeking similar grant funding in Burkburnett -- for a low- income apartment complex.
For the first time in years ... Iowa Park *could* get new apartments.
Wichita County commissioners and the city of Iowa Park have already both approved resolutions of support for the housing development to apply for some federal and state funding. It's a joint venture between Nortex and a property management group out of San Antonio.