The Archer City police chief is staying positive despite receiving some not so good news about his fight with cancer.
Delton Childers pays it forward to his best friend suffering from medical condition.
Archer City's chief of police, Joe Burton, has been battling stage 4 colon cancer for the past two years. A benefit in his honor today was put together in order to raise funds to send him to MD Anderson in Houston for treatment.
A benefit is planned this weekend for Archer City Police Chief, Joe Burton, to help fund his trip to Houston for his second battle in nearly two years with stage 4 cancer.
The Fourth of July will sparkle with fireworks in Archer County this year.
While city officials work to conserve water, students in Archer City are trying to do their part.
UPDATE: Law enforcement officers continue their search for a man they say kidnapped and sexually assaulted a Texoma woman on Monday morning.
The City of Archer City has entered stage five water restrictions.
He may be graduating from high school this month, but already he's entering the political ring.
The Special Olympics brings out the best in the competitors.
The annual City Wide Clean Up for the City of Archer City is scheduled for Monday, April 28th through Sunday May 4th.
Getting the most use of the water we get naturally is one of the goals of a new water and energy efficient housing development in Archer County.
A wild hog cook-off will help Archer County volunteer fire departments raise money.
Pat Bryan cleared to accompany a crew on emergency calls.
After graduation a senior at Archer City High School plans to represent his community, by becoming Mayor.
After almost three decades, Crime Stoppers hopes new information will finally surface that could help solve Archer City's only unsolved murder.
A Texoma town that's been the back drop for two movies is trying to put itself back on the map.
Archer County Commissioners Court orders burn ban for thirty days.
A young man who died a week ago in a four vehicle car crash on the Kell West Freeway chose to give life to others after he passed.
Another Texoma town is now under stage four water restrictions.
Starting December 2nd, Archer City will join Wichita Falls, Burkburnett, Iowa Park, and Holliday in implementing the highest stage of drought restrictions.
Archer City Country Club has turned to saved water to keep their greens watered.
A special send off and birthday party held for World War II veteran on Purple Heart Day.
DPS troopers say the driver of a white pick-up hit and killed a man in Archer County last night and left the scene.
Hundreds of Texomans hit the streets of Archer City for the town's Annual Rodeo that was a part of the weekend's festivities.
Archer ISD School Board voted and will allow approved personnel to carry firearms.
Two men were injured when a flash flame ignited while they were working in an oil field.
Unsolved homicides are often the plot of popular TV shows, movies, and books as they provide gripping story lines, but for the real-life families who lost their loved ones, the road to solving a cold case is long and painful.
Archer County Lieut. Simon Dwyer says the items were found during a traffic stop Friday.
Archer County Folks are "Dog-gedly" Determined to Conquer Cancer !
Proceeds from a Sunday lunch will help Jim Loftis and his family with his mounting medical bills.
Archer City has announced plans to begin Stage 3 Drought Emergency, effective February 14th.
Surrounding Wichita Falls towns will have to comply with Wichita Falls Stage 3 restrictions once they go into effect.
Archer County Relay For Life Kickoff Party !
Officials asking residents to conserve water today
Archer County authorities say three suspected drug dealers are now off the streets after they're arrested during a traffic stop.
Archer City has only one unsolved homicide: the 1985 shooting of a 55-year-old resident. Melissa Foy examines this case in "Cold Case Files," part one of a Target Three four-part series.
Give A Hoot and Haunt Out Cancer !
They are 24-year-old James Allen Gatlin from Alpine, AZ and 32-year-old Christopher Neal Tallman who's from North Carolina.
ARCHER COUNTY SHERIFF STACI BEESINGER SAYS TWO MEMBERS OF A THREE MAN CREW APPARENTLY FELL ABOUT 30 FEET AFTER THEIR SAFETY HARNESS CAME LOOSE.
It's been a book worm's paradise for years, but on Friday, Booked Up in Archer City turned the page on a new chapter.
"The Last Book Sale" starts at 10 Friday morning. James McMurtry will be in concert at the Royal Theater in Archer City Friday night.
See the film that made Archer City famous in a private showing at Royal Theater.
Larry McMurtry's "Booked Up" book store locations in Archer City are now open for browsing, but soon all but one will close. McMurtry is auctioning hundreds of thousands of books there, and another million or so in about a year on the West Coast.
Police say they need your helping in locating Benjamin "Bennie" Ernest Burks.
Archer City folks are frying fish in hopes to reel in lots of cash for injured paramedic Pat Bryan.
The Archer City Wildcats forced a game three in the regional finals defeating Dodd City 5-2 in game two, but the Hornets get a big 6th inning in game three ending the Wildcats season. Archer City loses game three 8-2 ending the season with an overall record of 28-7-1. Check out the highlights and reaction.
Extra innings were needed in game one of the regional final series between Archer City and Dodd City. The Hornets edged the Wildcats 10-9 in nine innings.
After nearly 20 years as an emergency medical technician, an Archer City paramedic is now dealing with being a patient himself. Pat Bryan was paralyzed last month after a car collided with the ambulance he was inside and Mechell Dixon spoke with him to find out how his rehab is going.
After nearly 20 years as an emergency medical technician, an Archer City paramedic is now dealing with being a patient himself.
Pat Bryan was paralyzed last month after a car collided with the ambulance he was inside and Mechell Dixon spoke with him to find out how his rehab is going.
Two people are in custody in Archer County tonight after reports of burglaries, a high speed chase, shots fired, a crash and then a fire.
Two of the emergency responders injured in a crash involving an Archer City ambulance -- are still recovering from injuries.
One person is dead and five people were hospitalized following a crash
involving an ambulance near 11th and Holliday in Wichita Falls. The
accident happened at about 12:15.
If you've driven down Hwy 79 lately, you've probably noticed huge fields of beautiful, butter-yellow flowers swaying in the wind. Many people don't know what the mysterious flower is, but more and more North Texas farmers are starting to grow the crop as a way to enrich soil on their land.
Horseshoes Tournament & Dogs Fight Cancer
Police are seeking two people they say stole items from the Archer City Dollar General on Saturday.
Those high winds wreaking havoc for Texoma electric crews, blowing down lines and knocking out power.
On January 20, 1985, a 55-year-old man was found shot to death on his property in Archer City. No one was ever charged, but today, on the 27th anniversary of Bill Gillispie's murder, detectives have reopened the case. Detectives say because of modern technology and DNA evidence, they're confident they'll be able to solve this case, which is the county's only cold case on record.