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.
06-15-04 - Several towns in Texoma will see hundreds of thousands of dollars in Federal grants this year. In an attempt to improve infrastructure and housing in rural areas, The Office of Rural Community Affairs has awarded more than $48.5 million to small Texas towns and counties.
Bonham, Anna and Bells will each receive a quarter of a million dollars for infrastructure improvements. The City of Bonham will use the money to replace old, cast iron water lines to improve water pressure. Anna will use the funds to increase their wastewater treatment capacity. The City of Bells will make improvements to the sewage system.
Aubrey, Collinsville, Cooper and Southmayd will also receive money for sewage treatment and water line improvements. Smaller grants for community planning were handed out in Collinsville, Dodd City, Gunter and Leonard.
Over 1,000 cities were eligible for the grants, OCRA awarded money to 200 of those cities.
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.