Necessity can spark creativity. Mix in a boat load of faith and elbow grease and the results can be amazing. Just ask Jeanie McGuane Beam of Denison. When left with little to call her own almost 15 years ago, her ability to see the potential in others’ unwanted items and to effectively use the age-old system of bartering have resulted in a joyful life even the determined woman hadn’t expected.
HOWE — The event may have been called Back to School Blues, but everyone in sight seemed to have a smile on their face Saturday evening in downtown Howe. Civic groups hosted the block party in an effort to draw together neighbors and bring traffic to local businesses.
Stephen Landon Mack, 27, is suspected of robbing three Texoma-area banks in less than one week. The arrest warrant affidavits reveal more information about what police say happened.
Frank Graves of Denison wrote his autobiography for his family before his death on Aug. 8, 2014. With permission of his family, two retired Denison physicians, Dr. Coyle DeMoss and Dr. Irvin Jondahl, are responsible for having those memoirs published to share with the world.
POTTSBORO — The small, wide eyes of children stared in fear and wonder as Daryl Sprout held an Amazon tree boa on a metal snake hook. He told the children putting the snake on the hook at a safe distance was the best way to hold it.
In a world that has become reliant on technology for daily life, security extends beyond a lock and key. For corporations, governments and individual in the 21st century, it includes the protection of information and electronic systems.
While using the Internet has its dangers, when dealing with the cybersecurity, Austin College Professor Aaron Block said there are several things people prevent hacking and other attacks.
“What was broken in a home, must be fixed in a home.”
How, exactly, did an entire store’s worth of domestic odds and ends, culled from old homes in New England, end up in North Texas?
A TAPS bus ran into some bad luck on U.S. Highway 75 at the exit to State Highway 56 in Sherman Friday afternoon.
Sherman’s business community suffered a loss this week when business owner Waymon McMackin died on Monday. He has operated Presco Products in Sherman’s east side since 1987.
In the coming weeks, Pope Francis will be visiting the United States to attend the 2015 World Meeting of Families, a Roman Catholic convention that celebrates families. Although there have been more than 260 popes, only four have visited the United States.