Despite efforts to make sure every drop counts, dry conditions continue to take a toll on landscaping in Texoma.
Some Texomans have found a simple way to make every drop count.
As the worst drought in Wichita Falls' history continues, businesses are having to find new ways to make every drop count.
If this latest increase goes through, it would make 12- increases over the past 20- years.
Wichita Falls leaders say people have conserved water so well that city budget funds are coming up short, but that shortcoming may have an effect on your water bill.
The money to fund that evaporation suppression test will come out of the city's general fund because the sewer and water fund is out of reserve money.
An emergency grant from the Texas Department of Agriculture is allowing four Texoma towns to dig wells in an effort to supplement their dwindling water supplies.
Even though the city says the water blended with recycled water tests just as safe and taste the same as the previous water, some residents still seem reluctant to give it a try.
Now that the waste water at River Road is being treated and going back into our drinking water supply, that means water haulers won't be able to buy it and use it for their businesses.
Cloud seeding will start back up in September for Wichita County but now a group of Texas counties, including three in Texoma, are banding together to start a seeding process of their own.
Despite some flooded roads, the rain sure was a welcome sight for Wichita Falls.
Officials at Waurika Lake are getting ready for a busy Fourth of July weekend but first they want to make sure lakegoers know what to expect.
With no signs of the ongoing drought letting up and as every drop of water continues to count, some homeowners are turning to landscaping that doesn't require irrigation.
A product that could help the lake keep some of it's water did not get approved Tuesday.
After the city got the emergency water reuse project approved Friday, Wichita Falls residents are one step closer to drinking recycled water.
As the Wichita Falls lakes continue to dry up, the city continues looking for any and all ways to increase and save the amount of water in our lakes.
The cloud seeding plane has been up in the air throughout the afternoon Tuesday in hopes of getting more rain out of these storm clouds.
More rainfall would definitely be welcome just about everywhere in Texoma.
Wichita Falls water users could be just a few weeks away from drinking recycled water as the emergency water reuse project is expected to be up and running in early July.
Thanks to a generous donor from a Wichita Falls business, the main swimming pool at Sheppard Air Force Base will remain open this summer.
While the city looks into alternative water sources, one group is trying to move forward with plans to return one lake to its days as a center of entertainment and recreation, when we do get rain.
Wichita Falls will soon have a better idea of what the next major water project could be, as city officials make sure every drop counts.
The city gave the go ahead to apply for a loan from the Texas Water Development Board, moving the permanent water reuse project forward.
As every drop counts in this ongoing drought, councilors will vote on a resolution that could move the permanent water reuse project forward.
The second round of water quality testing on the emergency water reuse project wrapped up Sunday.
The parade of homes wrapped up Sunday.
The City of Vernon has downgraded from Stage 4 to Stage 3 water restrictions.
June is here so as the mercury rises, do chances for cloud seeding evaporate?
All of us know that every drop counts, and with that in mind, we've received a lot of questions from many of you about how other organizations and cities that buy water at wholesale prices from the City of Wichita Falls and particularly, what restrictions those customers have on how they can use the water.
Recent news reports that Wichita Falls only has a few weeks of water left have folks on edge.
The emergency water reuse project is half way through it's second round of testing.
While city officials work to conserve water, students in Archer City are trying to do their part.
A Texoma business could soon move it's headquarters from Windthorst to Wichita Falls after councilors approved more than 100- thousand dollars in incentives to bring the company to the city.
Rain is finally in the forecast and it's creating a rush of hope and a rush on some home improvement stores.
Commissioners approved to sign a non-binding letter of intent with an engineering company to start the process of studying the feasibility of a water pipeline bringing in underground water from an aquifer from the Texas Panhandle to cities like Vernon, Altus and Wichita falls.
Stage three water restrictions are underway in Graham.
Operators of a Wichita Falls private swimming pool are getting ready for members to have a splashing good time this Memorial Day weekend.
Steve Marten is a no till farmer in Archer County he grew up in a farming family and has farmed his whole life he says farmers are eternal optimists, knowing they will have good years and bad years but he's never experienced anything like this drought!.
The drought is canceling the annual free splash day at a Wichita Falls park swimming pool.
Burkburnett voted to enact their stage 5 restrictions Monday night during their city council meeting.