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McCathern - 75th

MEAD, Oklahoma - J.R. Jr. and Virginia McCathern celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on March 30 at their home in Mead, Oklahoma. Hosts for the reception were their three children - Jenny Lynn Cassels, Jerry McCathern and Joy Daniel.

Austin College to host pianist from Ken Burns’ documentary soundtracks

Austin College and its Department of History will host Grammy Award-winning artist Jacqueline Schwab on campus for two special events this week. She will be part of a discussion at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in Hoxie Thompson Auditorium of Sherman Hall on “Making Music for History: A Public Interview with Jacqueline Schwab about Her Music, Ken Burns, and Other Things,” along with history faculty Light Cummins and Hunt Tooley.

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Batman v Superman’ is an adequate, but flawed take on the superhero

Over the weekend cinema and comic book fans finally got to see one of the biggest grudge matches of comics take place on the silver screen with the premier of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” Two of DC Comics’ biggest draws squared off in what ultimately turned out to be an OK movie, I suppose.

Bullseye: Archery connects home-schooled students in Grayson County

Although home-schooling predominantly focuses on the academics within a student’s home, one sporting program is bringing together Grayson County students outside the public school system for a competitive experience. Through the National Archery in the Schools Program, Frog Pond Academy has 26 students from third grade to 12th grade practicing their bow-and-arrow skills to compete throughout the state.