In this drought and scorching hot weather, drinking water is the number one priority, but it's also in high demand for other reasons such as cooling off. This year, public pools that are open are seeing that demand peaking every day as crowds come to seek relief from the heat.
Despite weather conditions, construction continues on a water slide at Castaway Cove.
Castaway Cove recently wrapped up it's 2013 season, but saw a dip in attendance.
A new water slide is expected to come to Castaway Cove next year but it's already creating waves around town.
Wichita Falls city leaders voted to dive into plans to construct a new slide at Castaway Cove.
Dads can get in free at Castaway Cove on Father's Day with a special coupon and with a paid junior or regular admission.
For the past couple months, the City of Wichita Falls Water Resource Commission has been surveying the city's water situation to make water restriction recommendations.
School will soon be out for the summer and many students will be looking for summer jobs..
If you're looking to dive into summer employment, Castaway Cove may have a job for you.
If your looking for a summer job that will allow you some fun in the sun you don't want to miss the Castaway Cove Job Fair.
The waterpark is abiding by the city's irrigation schedule, and will be turning off some of it's features.
Castaway Cove's final day of operation for the summer is Monday and they end the year financially in the black.
Many Texomans are beating the brutal summer heat by heading to Castaway Cove Waterpark.
But as Mechell Dixon reports managers say another type of weather is keeping huge crowds from having a splash this summer.