Gabriel Garcia Marquez, whose novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude” put Latin America and the style known as magical realism on the international literary map, has died. He was 87.
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Studies dating from the 1970s have consistently shown that neighborhoods near environmental hazards — toxic waste sites, landfills, congested highways — are overwhelmingly poor communities of color.
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The Denison High School Stingerettes drill team will performing “Happily Ever After” for the annual spring show on Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Eisenhower Auditorium at Denison High School. This will be the final show for the Stingerettes at the high school before the opening of the new Denison High School in the fall.
AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson has told a British newspaper that rumors of the band’s impending breakup are only that.
In the netherworld that lies between death and full consciousness, some grievously injured or ill patients will remain suspended indefinitely. But others, given time, will eke their way out of the twilight and toward recovery. Accurately predicting which group an apparently vegetative patient falls into could bring comfort, solace and sometimes hope to their families — and also to the patients involved, who may wish to convey they are still “in there,” or may feel pain that is not being addressed.
Cuban-born drummer Armando Peraza, a self-taught musician who transformed himself from a homeless orphan in Havana to a world-recognized bongo and conga expert who performed with Carlos Santana for nearly two decades, died Monday in a South San Francisco hospital.
Members of Denison’s Thursday Review Club will celebrate the group’s 75th anniversary this Thursday with a luncheon and review in the fellowship hall of Waples Memorial United Methodist Church.
BONHAM — The annual Texas A&M University Aggie Muster in Fannin County is set for April 21, 6:30 p.m., in the Derrell Hall Education Center, 2505 North Center in Bonham. Thump Witcher is chairman of the event which includes dinner, a ceremony and guest speaker Jess C. Rickman III. All current and former Texas A&M students, their families and friends are encouraged to attend.
The priceless gift of service to others was celebrated last week during the annual Texoma Medical Center Volunteers’ awards banquet. Themed “Dancing with the Stars of Service,” the festivities were held at the Denison Country Club.