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Sidewalk project to begin next week in Pottsboro

POTTSBORO — After over a year of discussions and planning, progress will be seen in Pottsboro’s sidewalk improvement project. Pottsboro City Manager Kevin Farley addressed the City Council to provide an update on the project during its meeting Monday night. City staff had held a preconstruction conference last week in regards to the sidewalk to get the construction company ready to begin work on the project by Monday, Oct. 12, Farley said.

Main Street residents voice concerns regarding musical art in Denison

Business owners and residents of Denison’s Main Street came out both for and against the relocation of musical art in downtown during Monday night’s City Council meeting. In April, the council approved the placement of the instruments near mid-block crossings on Main Street, however recent concerns by stakeholders prompted the council to rethink the decision.

Questions sought for political forum

To enhance public awareness and understanding of the issues and candidates’ positions, the Concerned Citizens of Grayson County and the Grayson County Republican Party, are hosting a Candidate Forum from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 20 at Van Alstyne Middle School located at 1314 N. Waco St. Parking and entrance to the building (Van Alstyne Middle School) will be available in the rear.

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State discovers hundreds more Clinton emails for release to Benghazi panel (+video)

WASHINGTON - The State Department will provide Congress with 925 additional emails from former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton to assist the investigation of the 2012 attacks on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, Libya, a senior agency official said Friday.