Maria Huerta passes by in a horse drawn carriage during the Sherman High School homecoming parade Monday night in downtown Sherman. The Bearcats will face the Prosper Eagles at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Bearcat Stadium.
Books can give detailed insight into the lives of historical people. However, actually hearing that same information from an experienced reenactor takes that same history into an interesting, real-life realm not found on the pages of a book. That unique experience is what the second annual History Comes Alive fundraiser for the Sherman Museum offers.
GUNTER — Gunter Police Chief Bryce Kennedy’s aspirations for a career in law enforcement began early in life. When considering his accomplishments thus far, some might say he was born to do his job.
After a four-year hiatus, Denison is back in the game — all three of them, in fact. Nearly 200 triathletes descended on Texoma for the Denison Red River Rampage this weekend, an event that’s been resurrected by city leaders in order to goose tourism numbers and showcase the city’s historic downtown.
If Saturday was any indication, the new partnership between the city of Sherman and its Chamber of Commerce could bear significant fruit for both. The annual Sherman Autumn and Arts Fest drew large crowds to downtown, as thousands filled the streets around the city’s Municipal Park to watch demonstrations, eat from food carts and enjoy dozens of activities designed for kids.
WASHINGTON — Congress voted last week to give President Obama the green light to arm and train rebels in Syria to fight against violent jihadist forces in the Middle East.
Time is running short for writers in the North Texas and Southern Oklahoma area to sign up for the Herald Democrat Writers Conference at Austin College on Oct. 4 and get signed copies of the books that will be discussed there.
Every year, the leaders of the Texoma Council of Governments selects four people to honor as their Citizens of the Year. Thursday night, the organization honored two men and two women for their service to their towns, counties, and Texoma as a whole.
The Texoma Council of Governments held a short meeting Thursday evening at Austin College before celebrating its annual event. The theme of the evening was “Faces of Texoma,” and TCOG staff, Board members and guests shared dinner and success stories.
U.S. Highway 75 in Sherman was briefly closed to one lane Friday after an accident in which a sedan and a semi-truck collided.