As a part of initiatives to increase the skilled workforce in the region, Texas Workforce Solutions and Grayson College are using federal programs to help provide financial support for those seeking additional training and education in locally-needed jobs.
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POTTSBORO — Most teens spend their time watching videos instead of making them – much less filming videos that win awards. One Pottsboro teen has done just that however, with a video about the Pottsboro Area Public Library no less.
Denison will hold its Merry & Bright Christmas Parade at 6 p.m. on Dec. 4, in downtown Denison.
TOM BEAN — Principal Patrice Counts has spent all 17 years of her tenure at Tom Bean Elementary in an aged facility with a leaky roof and cramped classrooms, wholly unfit for modern technology. She and her superintendents have gone to the voters four times over the years to request an upgrade, only to be rejected time and time again.
They say knowledge is power, but what about knowledge of power? For officials with the Electric Reliability Council of Texas — the organization which runs most of the state’s electricity grid — the hope is that putting information in the palm of consumers’ hands will lead to better power outcomes for the state.
Grayson College’s Associate of Applied Sciences Child Development Degree Program recently received national accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children. GC is one of only five institutions in the nation — and the only one in Texas — to garner the achievement this year from NAEYC’s Commission on Early Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation.
BONHAM — Fannin County’s current endeavor to regain ownership of Lake Fannin has hit a few snags, Judge Spanky Carter said Monday.
As the Denison Independent School District looks for ways to improve student performance and better serve its students, the District released its Campus Site-Based Improvement Plans for its nine campuses. The annual plans highlights the performance of each campus and outline ways the school can improve on its weaknesses and utilize its strengths.
A car overturned, but no one was seriously injured Monday in a three-vehicle wreck at the intersection of Loy Lake Road and Pecan Grove Drive in Sherman.
The weather was a bit sour at Little Mineral Marina Saturday morning, but the bass didn’t seem to notice. And if the smiling soldiers were any indication, scattered showers were a small price to pay for a weekend on the right end of a fishing pole.