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Sherman highway could honor Vietnam vets

The Sherman City Council is poised to designate a major portion of FM 1417 in honor of area Vietnam War veterans. The proposal was brought before the Council earlier this week by a large contingent of area veterans, who were represented before the councilors by local Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter President Charles Holcomb.

DDA takes over funding for Denison facade grant program

The Denison Development Alliance approved a change to the Denison Historic Overlay District Facade Grant Program that moved the program to the budget and oversight of the Alliance during a meeting Tuesday. The program, which has been in place for more than 12 years, was financed through the Denison Development Foundation prior to the change.

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Sherman P&Z approves Walmart change

Sherman’s Walmart Neighborhood Market project, currently under construction at the corner of FM 1417 and Lamberth Road, got a bit bigger Tuesday night. The Sherman Planning and Zoning Committee granted approval to a change that will quadruple the size of the super market’s adjacent convenience store.

Renshaw seeks re-election to SISD Board

Being a mother of four and a teacher’s aide has given Cathy Renshaw experience that she said has helped her serve on the Sherman Independent School District Board of Trustees for the past 15 years. She said she hopes that experience carries her to another term.

Denison P&Z considers Gateway Village zoning

The Denison Planning and Zoning Commission will meet for a special meeting at 2 p.m on Thursday at Denison City Hall to discuss a series of zoning changes related to Gateway Village. The Commission will discuss a zoning change request from agriculture, commercial, local retail and regional retail district to planned development district