Posted: 12/02/2013 - GAINESVILLE – The College Singers and College Wind Ensemble from North Central Texas College will team up on Dec. 6 for a special concert that is sure to put everyone in attendance in the holiday spirit.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - For many girls, the chance to perform with the world-famous Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders is just a dream. But in January, that dream can become a reality.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - Gainesville based band Midnight Drive has been invited to open Miranda Lambert’s second annual “Pink Friday” in Tishomingo, OK this Friday, November 29th.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - Christmas plans have already begun at the Children’s Center. Earlier this month, staff and volunteers began contacting the children, youth and families they serve to find out what they need and want for Christmas. Faithful donors and supporters have already started contacting the center too in order to find out how they can be a part of the effort.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - The Chickasaw Nation received top honors at the Keep Oklahoma Beautiful (KOB) awards ceremony Nov. 19 in Oklahoma City at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. The tribe received an Environmental Excellence Award in the tribal government category for partnerships with Chickasha, Ardmore and Ada for disposing of household hazardous waste.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - (SHERMAN, Texas) November 22, 2013 –The Sherman Museum will collaborate with members of the Sherman Downtown Now to present a holiday exhibit entitled, “Christmas Downtown.” The exhibit opens December 10, 2013 and will run through January 4, 2014.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Nov. 21, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla. is celebrating Native American culture and traditions with the 9th Annual Pow Wow at the Choctaw Event Center on Friday, Nov. 29 and Saturday, Nov. 30. Admission to the Pow Wow is free.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - SHERMAN, TEXAS—The Austin College Theatre Department presents a series of student-directed one-act plays for “An Evening of Romantic Comedy” November 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Ida Green Theatre of Ida Green Communication Center. Each short play is directed by a student in the fall 2013 directing class. The performances are free and open to the public. No tickets are required.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - Downtown Denison Inc. is sponsoring a historic loft tour on Saturday, December 7. Properties may be toured from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., and visitors are encouraged to start early to enjoy all sites.
Posted: 11/20/2013 - SHERMAN, TEXAS—The Austin College Theatre Department presents a series of student-directed one-act plays for “An Evening of Romantic Comedy” November 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Ida Green Theatre of Ida Green Communication Center.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - TRIBAL (Today’s Role in Becoming America’s Leaders) and Native, Murray State College’s Native American student organizations, are sponsoring Chickasaw storyteller Lorie Robins for a special storytelling presentation from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 20.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Nov. 14, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, welcomes R&B legend Smokey Robinson for a concert on Friday, Nov. 22 at 8 p.m. at the Choctaw Event Center.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - DENISON, TX -- Popular singing group Jars of Clay will be in Denison, Live at the Rialto on Friday, December 6 at 7 p.m. The contemporary Christian artists have won 15 Dove awards and 3 Grammy awards. They will be showcasing Inland Christmas, their new release.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - SHERMAN, TX -- St. Mary’s Catholic School began their Outdoor Education program in 2007 as a small group of kids ranging from fifth graders to seventh graders.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - GAINESVILLE – A group of North Central Texas College fine arts students will have the opportunity to perform at Walt Disney World over the Christmas holidays.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern Oklahoma State University students Michael Noah and Baleigh Hudman joined Dr. Shannon McCraw, associate professor of communication, in presenting a workshop at the 44th annual National Indian Education Association Conference.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - SHERMAN, TEXAS—Austin College members of the campus Rotaract Club are sponsoring a “Wheelchair Basketball Shootout” to raise funds for people who need but cannot afford wheelchairs. This annual event supports the work of The Wheelchair Foundation, dedicated to providing over 1 million wheelchairs to people around the world who are in need of a wheelchair.
Posted: 11/13/2013 - ARDMORE, Okla. — For decades, scientists have used genetics and molecular markers to advance research and plant breeding of agricultural crops. As a result, yields have increased, water and nutrient efficiency has improved, and plants can better defend against disease and pests.