3-15-06 - City leaders from across Texoma were at Tanglewood Resort Wednesday talking how to get big success out of their small towns. Not very often do city leaders from both sides of the Red River get gathered all in the same spot.
Developers from Cooke, Fannin, and Grayson counties and some from Collin County were at Tanglewood to hear from Jack Schultz, CEO of Acricel and author of “Boomtown USA”. Both his company book focus on creating new jobs in rural area.
Schultz has been traveling across the country talking to “agerb” areas as he calls them on strategies they can use to thrive. Workforce Texoma brought him to the resort to speak with city leaders from the area.
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.