Life was not easy for Trenell Walker growing up in poverty in North Texas. But back in 1995, the 14-year-old had a plan for how he was going to rescue his mother from a life spent floating among shacks and collapsing tenements.
LADONIA — To celebrate National Fossil Day on Saturday, the Bois D’Arc chapter of Texas Naturalists hosted an educational lecture and fossil dig in Ladonia. More than 100 people of all ages from around the area attended the event.
Volunteers work to add a wheelchair ramp Saturday to a Bonham house during Bonham’s Great Days of Service. More than 300 volunteers showed up to work on various service projects around the city, said organizer Sandy Barber.
Rylee and Mckenziee Goree run to put together their new kites at the Pottsboro Kite Festival Saturday morning. The Goree’s traveled from Kingston, Okla. specifically for the kite festival.
Fred and Marilyn Zickrick talk to Jenna Roper, center and Cadey Vickers about bluebonnet seeds the girls were selling as a 4-H Club fundraiser at the Grayson County Master Gardners Garden Show at Loy Lake in Denison Saturday afternoon.
Meals on Wheels of Texoma is considering building a new, centralized kitchen to make operations more efficient and cost-effective. The nonprofit’s Board discussed the possibility during a meeting Thursday and also said goodbye to three board members.
With the recent hackings of Home Depot, Albertsons and perhaps most notoriously the Target hacking last holiday season, U.S. consumers are aware now more than ever that every day their identities are at risk.