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.
6-20-04- A semi accident on I-35 in Love County shut down both north and southbound lanes of traffic from the Red River to Marietta Sunday evening. It happened just after 4 p.m. in the construction zone near mile marker ten on I-35 North.
Troopers say a semi truck rear ended a vehicle that was slowing down in the construction zone. That car was pushed into a third.
Two people were injured including 29-year-old Sarah Flores of Oklahoma City. She was Medi-Flighted to Harris Methodist Hospital in Ft. Worth, Texas in serious condition.
The passenger of the other car, 14-year-old Dominique Williams of Edmond, Oklahoma was taken to Parkland Hospital in Dallas by Medi-Flight. He was transported in serious condition with internal and leg injuries. The car Dominique was riding in carried seven other passengers; no one else in that car was hurt.
The semi driver and his passenger were also not injured.
The accident caused a traffic pile-up on the interstate. Traffic was diverted onto State Highway 77 in Love County, which was bumper to bumper from Thackerville to Marietta for at least 3 hours.
Both lanes were reopened at around 8 p.m. Sunday night.
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.