Grayson County commissioners Tuesday didn’t break any speed records for their weekly meeting, but they didn’t linger over matters either.
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Those interested in attending Tuesday’s meeting of the Grayson County commissioners court should show up early and not expect to be seated for long.
WASHINGTON — Going further than he has before, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said Sunday that the United States might one day need to deploy U.S. combat troops to counter the threat of the Islamic State terrorist group in Iraq and Syria.
Just over a month before the midterm election, control of the U.S. Senate remains surprisingly up for grabs as Democrats parlay a financial edge and other advantages to battle history and a strong anti-Obama tide.
The United States underestimated the spread of the Islamic State militant group in war-torn Syria and overestimated the Iraqi military’s capacity to fight the extremists, President Barack Obama said.
BONHAM — Fannin County residents will have two choices for county judge when they go to the polls this year: incumbent Creta “Spanky” Carter and write-in candidate Bill Carey. The county judge presides over the Commissioners Court and handles the county budget, among other responsibilities.
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder announced his resignation Thursday, signaling an end to his six turbulent years in office and setting the stage for a potentially bruising confirmation battle in the Senate over his eventual replacement.
WASHINGTON — The Department of Homeland Security is, by all accounts, not the easiest place to work. The pressure is high, the job is hard and morale in recent years has been about as low as it can get.
Grayson County commissioners Tuesday approved a request that the County pay for fencing for land owners who give up portions of their land for the reconstruction of FM 121.
WASHINGTON — Confirming a new attorney general to replace Eric Holder is certain to prompt a heated political debate during a robust post-election lame-duck session of Congress — one made especially more divisive if Democrats lose the Senate’s majority.