Jurors in the 15th state District Court Tuesday sat through nearly two hours of opening statements before hearing from the paramedics who worked to save the life of 3-year-old Brianna Perry back in November of 2012. Justin Boyce, 34, of Sherman has pleaded not guilty to capital murder in the child’s death.
The section of U.S. Highway 82 between Junction Road and Bethany Road will be renamed “Deputy Chad Key Memorial Highway” thanks to a resolution approved Tuesday by the Grayson County Commissioners.
Sherman will financially participate in utility relocation to be done by the Texas Department of Transportation in order to construct main lanes of U.S. Highway 82 between Frisco Road and FM 1417 East.
As early as Denison had school teachers, we heard of Alice McLean, Allie George, Mary Moore and Jennie Jackson, all whom were maiden ladies who taught in early schools for white students. But I recently learned, thanks to Jim Sears, that the African-American students also had a teacher, Clara Belle Williams, from 1875 through 1887, and according to what we’ve read, she was a good teacher.
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.
The Denison City Council paved the way Monday for future development on Hull Street when it approved the demolition of the former Madonna Hospital facility. The building served as a hospital and later a psychiatric unit of Texoma Medical Center during its lifetime.
Sherman may soon be expanding by approximately 200 acres thanks to an annexation schedule approved by the City Council on Monday.
It has been almost three years since 3-year-old Brianna Perry died in a Dallas hospital and this week the man accused of killing her goes on trial. Justin Boyce, 34, of Sherman, will face a capital murder charge in the 15th State District Court.
COLLINSVILLE — Police arrested a Collinsville man and woman after they allegedly fled the scene of a crash Saturday. Cody Higgins, 61, and LaDonna Ransdall, 60, were arrested Saturday.
If history is any guide, Texans will overwhelmingly approve a state constitutional amendment on Nov. 3 aimed at providing them some relief from rising property taxes.
CHRIS JENNINGS / HERALD DEMOCRAT Sherman spirits were high during the homecoming game against Lovejoy Friday night, though the Bearcat’s lost 45-14 against Lovejoy.
For members of the Choctaw Nation, art is about their history and culture.