Block party unites Howe residents

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.

Bois d’Arc Creek Reservoir another step closer for Fannin County

BONHAM — One of Fannin County’s proposed water projects, the Lower Bois d’Arc Creek Reservoir, has moved a step closer to reality. The North Texas Municipal Water District announced Wednesday morning that it has received a water rights permit from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for the project, completing one of the final steps of the permitting process. That process must be completed before construction on the lake can begin.



AC men’s hoops duo recognized

The National Association of Basketball Coaches named its 2014-2015 Honors Court for Academic Excellence and Austin College’s Alvin Michael and Harry Hampden-Smith were each honored.

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