Donations needed at red kettles in Fannin County
Posted: 7:30 AM - BONHAM,TX---Red kettle donations across Texoma could have a big impact on the Salvation Army in Fannin County.
5-10-04 - No charges will be filed against a local soldier who fell asleep at the wheel and caused an accident that killed a father and his teenage son.
David Macomber, 19, was on his way home from a weekend army drill when he fell asleep at the wheel on Highway 69 near Whitewright, crossed the center line, and hit another car head-on. His vehicle collided with another driven by 39 year old Lonnie Andrews and his 15 year old son Joshua. They both died at the scene.
Two months later, Whitewright police have closed the case. They call the accident a terrible tragedy but say there was no criminal intent. As for David, he’s still recovering at a military hospital in San Antonio, after spending nearly one month in a coma. He remains on a ventilator.
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.