Six years ago, when Jamie Dugan started teaching science at Denison High School, she didn’t have a classroom.
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AUSTIN, Texas — A state judge overturned Texas’ school finance system for the second time in 18 months on Thursday, ruling that the Legislature’s funding boost last year failed to fix a system that is unfair and inadequate for the state’s 5 million public school students.
In efforts to better inform the public in the event of emergency, the city of Denison will transition its emergency notification system from CodeRED to a new service on October 1. The new platform, operated by Blackboard Connect, will allow city officials to send out alerts and important city announcements via phone, email and text message.
Following an ongoing theme of maximizing human resources, Denison’s Main Street Advisory Board discussed the need for volunteer support during its meeting on Monday. The need for volunteers has become a major concern as the city is looking to limit the number of off-duty officers and city staff needed for downtown events, said Main Street Director Donna Dow.
Denison police are searching for a man who is accused of evading arrest and assaulting an officer during a traffic stop Wednesday.
The city of Sherman has released dash cam footage of an August 2013 traffic stop that is the center of a civil lawsuit filed against the Sherman Police Department.
All summer, Denison Independent School District has been in a race against time. The District majorly renovated two campuses, built a new campus and renovated its stadium. With the start of school on September 2, it seems the District has completed all of these projects just in time.
Sliding open the 500-pound “Durand’s Tin Clad Fire Door” and entering Sherman’s Roberts, Sanford and Taylor building is a bit like entering the Secret Garden. Despite the fact that the 28,530-square-foot former home of one of the nation’s largest wholesale hardware retailers lies smack-dab in the middle of Sherman’s Central Business District, its high brick walls combine with decades of neglect to make time spent in the building seem like time spent in a different world.
Denison Mayor Jared Johnson and Sherman Mayor Cary Wacker race hospital beds at the end of summer party held by Texoma Medical Center for their employees Wednesday afternoon. Over the past few weeks employees at the hospital have been having a drive to raise funds for school supplies to go to Neblett Elementary in Sherman and Terrell Elementary in Denison.
Remodeling work inside the Pottsboro library is underway. The library will be closed August 31 through September 15 as new flooring and desks are brought in.Remodeling work inside the Pottsboro library is underway. The library will be closed August 31 through September 15 as new flooring and desks are brought in