GAINESVILLE, TX - Abigail's Arms in Gainesville has surpassed their major fundraising goal of $1 million for 2012.
The money raised will go toward the shelter project being built in conjunction with the Cooke County Family Crisis Center.
Once the facility is complete, it will house up to 44 women and children.
They say they hope to raise their second million in 2013.
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.