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.
06-01-04 - (Baghdad, Iraq-AP) Iraq has a new president for the interim government. Today, Iraq's Governing Council voted to dissolve immediately rather than wait until the June 30th transfer of sovereignty.
A senior U-S official says the US led coalition remains in charge until the handover.
Among the issues the new Cabinet will begin negotiating is the status of US and other coalition forces in Iraq. A US official says the Bush administration is pleased with the selection of Iyad Allawi as prime minister and Ghazi Al Yawer as president. That, despite reports the US favored another politician for the largely ceremonial presidency. Al Yawer has been critical of the U-S but also denounced violence against coalition forces.
There have been deadly car bomb blasts in Baghdad and the north since the announcement.
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.