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9 places to pray on the National Day of Prayer

In a tradition spanning 64 years, people of all faiths on both sides of Red River are invited to observe the National Day of Prayer on Thursday. The annual event serves as a day when individuals and groups gather together in sites around the country to pray for the nations, their leaders and their fellow man.

Hamburger Basket Benefit to help homeless veterans

An old-fashioned Hamburger Basket Benefit to assist homeless veterans participating in the HUD-Veteran’s Affairs Supportive Housing program will be held Friday. Hamburgers will be sold at $7 per basket, with all proceeds going to assist the area’s homeless veterans with rent and utility deposits, essential household items and furniture.

Court reporter recognized for her 32 years

For more than 30 years, Janet Kamras listened to the highs and lows of Grayson County. She listened when they adopted children and when they decided who got those children in the divorce. She listened when Child Protective Services investigated the way children were treated and when people who were convicted of abusing children were sentenced to prison.