Waurika residents are being urged to stockpile water for bathing, cooking and drinking before Thursday morning when water will be cutoff for maintenance.
Waurika city commissioners have elected a new mayor and vice mayor, in a way.
While crews have been able to complete some routine lake maintenance like erosion control work and putting new flotation on all boat docks, it's mostly bad news when it comes to the drought's effects on the lake.
The Waurika City Commission by unanimous vote in a special meeting Tuesday afternoon voted not to renew City Manager Chuck Brown's contract.
Residents in several Oklahoma cities will go to the polls Tuesday in municipal elections, and some communities also have bond issues to say yea or nay to.
An Oklahoma prison inmate serving time for several convictions will now have to serve five more years after those sentences are served after he admits to helping an inmate in Waurika escape last October.
It's been a rather strange week in Waurika.
A 66-year-old Waurika Woman died Monday night in Stephens County when she hit a deer then came back on the road and hit a SUV head-on.
As Wichita Falls nears the stage 4 water restrictions, residents of an Oklahoma town are trying to preserve their lake water by voluntary measures only.
Robert Gutierrez Jr. is expected to be sentenced December 3.
An inmate has escaped from prison in Waurika.
In an effort to conserve water, the Waurika Master Conservancy District board has asked its users to reduce water usage by 10%.
Three recent drownings at Waurika Lake have lake officials urging people to be safe in and around water.
Jefferson County officials say small rural communities like Waurika have plans in place to ensure the safety of its residents during an emergency.
With thousands of attendees at this weekend's Waurika Rattlesnake Hunt, organizers say the 52nd Annual Event was a success.
Have A "Fangtastic" Time at the Waurika Rattlesnake Roundup....
A Waurika man is under arrest and charged with engaging in sexual communication with a minor by use of technology.
Rattlesnakes aren't uncommon in Texoma, and while most people shy away from them, dozens of people are actively seeking them out in Waurika this weekend for the 51st annual Fangtastic Rattlesnake Hunt.
Authorities say 32-year-old Bradley Goodson has waived extradition in Florida.
Missing Toddler Found in Florida. OSBI, Waurika Police holding press conference this afternoon.