As the holiday season approaches, the Salvation Army is working to ensure that needy families and children will have a Merry Christmas come Dec. 25. The Salvation Army launched its annual Angel Tree drive last week in anticipation of the Christmas season.
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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.
As work wraps up on the 18th annual Bob Skaggs Memorial Food Drive, organizers are reporting record donations for 2014. The annual food drive, which started on Monday and ended at noon on Wednesday, raises money and food for the Salvation Army to distribute to the needy across Grayson County.
Twinkling lights and Christmas carols just put some people in a better mood. The day seems a bit brighter and the world around them seems to take part in the joy of the holiday season. But then, there are people for whom the sound of “Jingle Bells” and all of that forced cheer can be grating and painful.
WHITEWRIGHT — A fire Tuesday in Whitewright completely destroyed a mobile home, but no one was injured.
A Denison woman is recovering after being attacked by several dogs Monday evening.
Crews work on getting a street sign in place at Loy Lake Road and Sara Swamy Drive in Sherman Wednesday morning. Construction on Loy Lake will continue through the holidays.
GUNTER — A truck driver sustained serious injuries Monday morning after a crash on U.S. Highway 289 near Gunter.
BONHAM — Richard Glaser, Fannin County district attorney, released a list of people who resolved their cases with his office during the November dockets before Judge Laurine Blake of the 336th District Court of Fannin County. A statement from Glaser said the following individuals either entered guilty pleas and accepted responsibility for their conduct without further court action or their cases went to trial and a Fannin County Jury rendered the verdict and sentence indicated.
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.