THF gives grants to 17 local health groups

For many, the Christmas season a time for giving, not only to friends and family but also those who are in need. In keeping with that tradition, and creating a new one, the Texoma Health Foundation has awarded more than $700,000 in grants to local health organizations and support groups that serve the Texoma community.

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Man tries to evade arrest and is caught by K9; other reports

Evading arrest — Some officers conducted a traffic stop on Dec. 14 in the 200 block of E. Main Street. The passenger left the car during the stop and fled behind a local business. The officers set a perimeter, and with the use of a K9 were able to locate the man under some brush. The officers arrested the man for felony evading arrest (previous conviction) and a state parole warrant.

Denison’s Music on Main receives grant for 2015 concert series

Denison’s Music on Main will get a little help bringing tunes to downtown Denison next year. Officials with Denison Main Street have announced that the program is one of 10 recipients of the 2014 Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant. Levitt Pavillions is a nonprofit organization that focuses on bringing performing arts to public spaces throughout the country.

Sports

’Roo women top North Park in OT

The Austin College women’s basketball team trailed most of the way against North Park University, but the ‘Roos managed to fight their way back and earn a 59-54 overtime victory over the Vikings on Sunday afternoon.

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