Donations needed at red kettles in Fannin County
Posted: 12/05/2013 - BONHAM,TX---Red kettle donations across Texoma could have a big impact on the Salvation Army in Fannin County.
(Oklahoma City-AP) -- Oklahoma teens will soon have to have more driving experience before they get permanent driver's licenses. Governor Brad Henry signed a bill into law this week that will take effect Nov. 1.
Teens will have to drive with instructional permits anywhere from 30 days to six months, depending on whether they've successfully taken driver's education.
Teens who haven't taken driver's ed will be able to get restricted licenses at age 16. The licenses will let them drive alone only during daylight hours. They'll be able drive to and from school, work, school activities and church functions.
At age 16 and a-half, teens who have no moving vehicle violations will be able to apply for unrestricted licenses.
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.