Get some fresh, somewhat cooler air plus have all kinds of fun this weekend. There’s critters to catch or conquer plus movies and music to entertain — all outside. But for those afraid of melting, there will also be unique Boy Scout and quilt displays, conveniently located inside air-conditioned buildings.
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Police in Anna believe a person shot at several cars using a high-powered pellet gun Monday on State Highway 5, shattering windows and scaring drivers.
After winning approval for a new skilled nursing facility from Sherman’s Planning and Zoning Commission last month , Paramount Senior Living faced a challenge from Grayson County’s other nursing homes when the City Council considered the company’s specific use permit recently.
Dozens of elementary students are nearing the end of a two-week journey through Southeast Asia, a trip that didn’t require the children to leave the classroom. In partnership with Austin College, gifted and talented second to fifth graders in the Sherman Independent School District attended Thinking Camp at Jefferson Elementary School.
The American Red Cross announced Monday that there is a nationwide blood shortage and issued an emergency request for blood donations. Well, that blood shortage is also affecting Grayson County because the Texoma Regional Blood Center is experiencing a blood shortage affecting all blood types.
The Denison Independent School District board of trustees approved the first draft of the 2016-2017 operating budget during a special meeting Tuesday. With Director of Business Suzette Henderson presenting, the budget was presented in three phases: general funds, food service and debt service.
A vehicle hydroplaned and knocked down a light pole in Sherman Tuesday afternoon.
Sherman High School’s Director of Percussive Studies James Smith has a lot on his plate — at this point, he said, it’s more like a platter. That’s not stopping him from adding one more thing to his already full itinerary, however, as he takes on the challenge of preparing his high school percussion group to perform at the prestigious Sandy Feldstein National Percussion Festival at the Music for All National Festival in March.
What was once a printing shop may soon be the site of a new gun shop in downtown Denison. Officials with the city of Denison Historic Preservation Board met Friday with a prospective business owner who is looking to restore a building at 124 W. Woodard St. and open a new gun retail shop at the location.
Grayson County’s Office of Emergency Management Director Sarah Somers told the Grayson County Commissioners Court Tuesday that her office is seeing some of the county’s hard work pay off.