DENISON — From the missing-man table set up to remember comrades in captivity, Major Jerry Lover lifted a saber and removed it from its scabbard. It was the first step of the ceremonial cutting of the birthday cake for the U.S. Marines' 236th birthday. This annual celebration is one of the most revered in the Marine Corps and is celebrated with all its ettiquette in Texoma by Marines of all levels.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Coach Joe Paterno is fighting for his job amid "eroding" support from Penn State's board of trustees and a widening sex-abuse scandal and possible cover-up centered on former assistant and one-time heir apparent Jerry Sandusky.
Across the state voters cast their ballots to decide on 10 Texas Constitutional amendments. Local voters had some choices to make too.
Fannin County voters can take to the polls Tuesday to decide a number of items from constitutional amendments to a school bond for Bonham Independent School District. The polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.
Grayson County voters will be heading to the polls Tuesday to decide a number of issues from constitutional amendments county-wide to city leadership in Sherman and an alcohol referendum in Tioga. To try to make things less complicated for voters and take a bite out of the costs of elections, some area cities joined with the county to centralize polling places. All polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) Greece's prime minister struggled Saturday to form a temporary coalition government in the near-bankrupt country, extending a political deadlock threatening billions in international rescue funds.