Press Release

2019 Press Releases


Wichita Falls, Texas–The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District is saddened to report an influenza-associated pediatric death in Wichita County. Please click the link below for the full press release.
*Flu Related Pediatric Death -11/27/2019


Flu Season Far from Over -2/24/2019




2018 Press Releases



Wichita Falls, TX–A lab test has confirmed that a Triatomine insect, commonly known as the “kissing bug” collected in Wichita County has tested positive for the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, which causes Chagas disease. Please click the press release for more information.