Three local projects make Prop. 1 cut

Just four months after voters approved Proposition 1, which transferred $1.74 billion from the state’s rainy day fund to the Texas Department of Transportation for road projects, the organization has released the list of where all that money will be spent. Of the 201 projects that made this list, three are local.

Meals on Wheels makes deliveries, despite winter storms

Despite frigid weathers and early snowfall on Friday morning, volunteers with the Meals on Wheels of Texoma ensured that many senior citizens throughout the region would have prepared meals over the weekend. Because of poor road conditions from the weather, Meals on Wheels ceased service at noon Friday after making deliveries, with plans of reopening on Monday.

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Denison making strides with affordable housing program

When the city of Denison first initiated programs aimed at encouraging infill affordable housing development, city leaders set a goal of 10 lots by the end of 2016. By the end of Monday night’s meeting, that goal seemed well within reach.

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Whitesboro knocked out of playoffs

DECATUR — Whitesboro needed a miracle heading into the fourth with a 28-point deficit to No. 1 Brock and started the final period on a 13-2 run to make it interesting.

TCS reaches region final

FRISCO — The only question Texoma Christian head coach Mark Ellison faced in the second half was how soon he should pull his starters to rest them for the punishing gantlet of games ahead.

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