New hospital proposed in south Sherman, but industrial neighbors say it would prevent their growth

Sherman city leaders have a bit of a happy problem on their hands — but a conundrum nonetheless. A consortium of area physicians, working in partnership with the Baylor Health Care System, is working to build a small, state-of-the-art hospital in south Sherman, with 75 to 100 patient beds, many of which would overlook Stone Creek Golf Course.

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Wanted: Vounteers for Denison community events

With annual events like May’s “Bark and Paw” festival and Music on Main, the city of Denison is quickly becoming a destination for entertainment. While bringing people into Denison has been a major focus for these events, a new focus is being placed on the volunteers who help make these events possible.

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Shope gives Whitewright walk-off win

PROSPER — With dusk hanging heavily in the air on a cool, calm evening, all Whitewright head coach Phil Shope could do was watch as his team’s three-hole hitter — daughter Hatty — faced the kind of situation clutch batters dream about.

Gunter strikes first in series

PROSPER — In a battle between two outstanding pitchers, every swing of the bat becomes magnified. Gunter third baseman Jake Oblas made his swing loom the largest on Thursday night.

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