AM Guest: Whispers of Hope 5-30-14 from KFDX News Today
A special group of kids will be showing their skills in the saddle Saturday.
Horses that provide therapeutic riding through a Texoma non-profit to physically and mentally challenged children and wounded warriors will soon have a new home.
Several non-profits receive some big money after a successful legacy project for the Leadership Wichita Falls class of 2013.
The winners of a backwards raffle during the Leadership Wichita Falls event over this past weekend drove away with their prize Wednesday.
Whispers of Hope helps mentally and physically challenged people through horse therapy for more than ten years but some of their facilities are decades old, putting them in need of a new barn, so they can keep up the care of their 28 horses.
The inaugural Jared Macias Ranch Bronc Riding Memorial is Saturday at the Wichita County Mounted Patrol Arena off FM 369.
Saddling up at a Wichita Falls horse farm is giving wounded soldiers a way to take their minds off what's going on in their lives. Each week, a group of soldiers takes to the Whispers of Hope trails and arena for some horse therapy, giving them a sense of peace many haven't experienced in quite some time.