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.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of 17-month-old Aubrey Goodson please call the Jefferson County Sheriff's office at 580-228-2375.