Denison City Council names Jud Rex city manager

After nearly six months of searching for a new city manager, the Denison City Council found one close to home. Councilors voted Monday to promote Interim City Manager Jud Rex to the position. The move comes after former City Manager Robert Hanna left the city for a position in Abilene in April.


Sherman ISD finds success with instructional coaches’ support

Though what they do isn’t hidden, Sherman Independent School District instructional coaches prefer to be the secret support system for teachers. Through personalized support and positive relationships, instructional coaches have been helping build the foundation for effective instruction in Sherman classrooms.

Sidewalk project to begin next week in Pottsboro

POTTSBORO — After over a year of discussions and planning, progress will be seen in Pottsboro’s sidewalk improvement project. Pottsboro City Manager Kevin Farley addressed the City Council to provide an update on the project during its meeting Monday night. City staff had held a preconstruction conference last week in regards to the sidewalk to get the construction company ready to begin work on the project by Monday, Oct. 12, Farley said.


Volleyball roundup: North sweeps Lady Bearcats

Cameron Wecker led the way for the Lady Bearcats with 10 kills and an ace, but Sherman lost to McKinney North in three sets, 25-20, 25-10, 25-12 on Tuesday night in a District 10-5A volleyball match at Bearcat Gymnasium.

Denison Ax tickets go on sale Tuesday

A limited number of general admission tickets for the 117th Battle of the Ax in Sherman will go on sale Tuesday morning, October 13, at 8 a.m. at the Denison ISD Administration Building located at 1201 S. Rusk Avenue in Denison.

Locals win Denison golf tournament

POTTSBORO — Denison’s Sara Shumaker and Pottsboro’s Austyn Reily won the individual titles at the Denison Fall Golf Invitational at Tanglewood on Monday.

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