You Know You’re From Wichita Falls When…
Wichita Falls is home to Sheppard Air Force Base, Rider and Old High feuds, amazing clear blue skies, high winds, and the “World’s Littlest Skyscraper.” Wichita Falls is a city that has a little of everything.
I was born and raised in Wichita Falls; therefore, I feel that I’m “Wichitan” enough to make this list. So, here’s a list of 14 things you may be able to relate to other Wichitans about, especially if you grew up here.
You know you’re from Wichita Falls when…
You’ve Seen “The Falls” Turned Off
Shhh…only Wichitans know this secret.
You Know What “The Hill” Is
Just ask anyone who isn’t from Wichita Falls if they want to go to “The Hill”
You Know About Terrible Tuesday
You Have ‘Cruised Kemp”
It’s the busiest street in Wichita Falls.
When You Say “Lets go to the mall” You Don’t Have To Specify Which One.
Yes, we know which mall you’re talking about.
You Brag About How Dr. Phil Graduated From Midwestern.
You Can Get Aross Town In 10 Minutes
Helps when you’re running late!
You Wear A Jacket When It’s 70° Outside
Seventy degrees is chilly compared to our 110 degree summers!
You Go To Dallas For Vacation
Dallas is only two hours away and there is a lot to do there!
You Remember When The MSU Mustangs Used To Be The MSU Indians
Midwestern Mustangs flows better anyway.
You Go To The Fantasy Of Lights Every Christmas
Fantasy of Lights happens every year at MSU. I love the robot that blows bubbles!
You Know What Month It Is When You See Bikes On Top of Parked Cars Everywhere
Bikes on top of cars and every restaurant and store seems to be crowded. You never see Wichita Falls this busy until Hotter n’ Hell.
You’ve Hung Out At Walmart Late At Night With Friends When You Were In High School
What? The mall closed at 9pm. We had to go somewhere…
We Get A Snow Day When There Is Less Than An Inch Of Snow On The Ground
Yay no school! Awww, there isn’t enough snow to build a snowman.