BONHAM — With works ranging from the simple to the sublime and spanning more than a century, the seventh annual Bonham Quilt Hop will be bigger and better than ever this year. The popular event runs from 1 until 4:30 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday at locations throughout Bonham.
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Local organist to perform
It’s increasingly clear that the consequences of climate change won’t stop at just heat waves and sea-level rise. Scientists expect numerous social issues to arise around the world as well, such as food shortages, decreased water quality and forced migrations. And many experts now believe that violence, war and other forms of human conflict may be driven or worsened by the effects of climate change.
Prehistoric creatures aren’t exactly renowned for their table manners. Most dinosaurs, for example, were incapable of chewing and had to swallow their food whole. But some ancient eaters were messier than others. And in southwestern Germany, something especially sloppy left severed bird feet strewn about a dense fossil boneyard.
VAN ALSTYNE - Bryce Moody, a 2016 Van Alstyne High School graduate, has been awarded a $1,000 scholarship by the Sister Grove chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marni Nixon, who anonymously provided the singing voice for three of the best-loved heroines in Hollywood musicals, dubbing Deborah Kerr as Anna in “The King and I,” Natalie Wood as Maria in “West Side Story” and Audrey Hepburn as Eliza Doolittle in “My Fair Lady,” died July 24 in New York City. She was 86.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging pregnant women who may have been exposed to the Zika virus to be tested for up to 14 days after their symptoms begin - a longer period than the agency had previously recommended.
LITCHFIELD, Ill. — Even before you enter the stately limestone library with leaded glass windows and copper-colored trim, you see signs of the local celebrity. Not at eye-level — look lower, and there, hovering in the shadows behind the glass door, are two ice-green eyes, staring up at you with frank curiosity.
Chris Colfer did something when he was younger that, while it worked out for the best in the end, he would not have the courage to do again. He sent tickets to a “Glee” concert to comedian Jennifer Saunders.
BONHAM - A new grief recovery support group will hold sessions in August and September at the First United Methodist Church in Bonham. The group is being hosted by Home Hospice of Grayson, Cooke and Fannin Counties.