Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
NORTH TEXAS-The 18th annual Grayson County Fair kicks off Thursday.
Wednesday, volunteers and vendors set up tents and booths at Loy Lake Park in Denison. Thursday afternoon, there will be an opening ceremony at the front gate. You can see stock shows, performances and arts contests all weekend. The fair goes on until Sunday.
And 30 miles east of Denison, the Fannin County Fair is already up and running at the Fannin County Multipurpose Facility on Highway 56 and FM-87. There will be livestock shows and sales, rodeos and pageants. There will also be a parade Saturday afternoon.
The Fannin county fair ends on Saturday.
Both fairs' schedules are linked below.