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Henry to address Oklahoma flooding

Posted: 07/02/2007 - OKLAHOMA CITY - With many portions of Oklahoma dealing with flooding or its aftermath on Monday, Governor Brad Henry and other state officials are preparing to discuss the state's emergency preparation.

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Flash flooding in Sherman

Posted: 07/02/2007 - SHERMAN—Heavy afternoon rainfall has caused multiple road closures in Sherman and for a woman to have to be rescued from her vehicle.

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Oklahoma road closures due to flooding

Updated: 07/02/2007 - A number of roads in southern Oklahoma are impassable due to flooding and have been closed. KXII has the latest closings from the Oklahoma Department of Transportation...

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More of the same

Updated: 07/02/2007 - As one of the wettest Junes on record came to an end, July starts with a splash as well. Rain is in the forecast for much of the week, and it's effecting everything from holiday plans to local business.

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Armed robbery in Ardmore

Posted: 07/02/2007 - Two suspects are in custody after an armed robbery in Ardmore. It happened just before ten o'clock Friday night at the Grandy's Restaurant in the 800 block of Commerce.

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Rain shuts down resort

Updated: 07/02/2007 - LAKE TEXOMA -- Heavy rains causing more resorts and marinas to close. At Flowing Wells resort, crews moved about 20 mobile homes and cabins to higher ground due to flooding. The resort decided to temporarily close.

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Congressman tours flood zones

Updated: 07/01/2007 - Oklahoma congressman Tom Cole toured parts of southern Oklahoma that have been hit by the constant wet weather, trying to evaluate what’s next for the ravaged areas.

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Spillway to flow over

Updated: 07/02/2007 - DENISON, Tex. -- Since the rain won't stop falling, Lake Texoma continues to swell to levels it hasn't reached in almost twenty years. The boat ramps are closed, now lake officials are predicting the water to rise above the spillway as many Texomans stand by to watch.

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Getting FEMA assistance

Updated: 07/02/2007 - GRAYSON COUNTY, Tex. -- Grayson County leaders met with officials from FEMA Friday morning to try and understand what to do now in order to receive the federal funding.

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New Engine 85

Updated: 07/02/2007 - SHERMAN -- The Sherman Fire Department has a new toy to play with. The department received a new fire truck Saturday.

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Local family receives new home

Updated: 07/02/2007 - SHERMAN -- Habitat for Humanity and Great Days of Service teamed up to build a local family a home. On Saturday the two organizations dedicated the house to Alicia Hester and her children. The new home was built on North Maple Street in Sherman.

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Veteran Reunion

Updated: 07/02/2007 - Veterans gathered to remember times at Perrin Airforce Base in Grayson County over the weekend.

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Wet fireworks

Updated: 07/02/2007 - GRAYSON COUNTY, Tex. -- As fireworks bans have been lifted across the area, stands are fully stocked, but the rain has helped and hurt these explosive displays.

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One dead in stabbing in Achille

Updated: 07/02/2007 - ACHILLE, Okla.- One person is dead after a stabbing in Achille, Oklahoma Friday night. It happened sometime before 10 p.m. in the 400 block of West Texas Street.

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Federal disaster declaration issued

Updated: 06/29/2007 - President Bush issued a federal disaster declaration for several Texas counties on Friday. Grayson, Cooke, Denton, and Tarrant Counties are listed in the designation. Authorities in Gainesville and Grayson County leaders are set to meet Saturday with FEMA officials.

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North Texas declared state disaster area

Updated: 06/29/2007 - In addition to President Bush's federal declaration for parts of the region, Texas Governor Rick Perry has declared Fannin, Lamar, and Hunt Counties state disaster areas.

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Tracks reopens

Posted: 06/29/2007 - SHERMAN -- Plenty of local businesses were affected by the flood waters. On Thursday one of those restaurants, Tracks, reopened.

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Inching closer to the spillway

Updated: 07/02/2007 - DENISON -- Right now the level at Lake Texoma is more than eight feet above its normal elevation and inching toward its crest of 6-hundred 33 feet, within seven feet of the emergency spill. It’s a level not reached since 1990.

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Ardmore, Dickson welcoming new police chiefs

Posted: 06/29/2007 - Two Oklahoma police departments are welcoming new chiefs to their respective towns. Scott Pemberton has been hired as the new chief in Dickson, and city officials in Ardmore have appointed Dave Leonardo new police chief as well.

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Two men wanted for attempted capital murder

Updated: 06/29/2007 - SHERMAN -- Sherman Police are looking for two men wanted for attempted capital murder. Casey Jordon Akers and Sherrick Deon Thompson are suspects in the June 24th shooting that occurred on East and Evergreen Streets in Sherman. A 15 year old boy was reportedly shot in the back.

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Man accused of stabbing own son

Updated: 06/29/2007 - SHERMAN -- A family disturbance in Sherman ends with the father in jail. It happened Wednesday afternoon in the 1100 block of East Wells. Sherman Police say 71-year-old Jimmy Akers got into a fight with his son, then stabbed him in the arm with a knife.

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Sherman kids kicking the summer blues

Updated: 08/27/2007 - SHERMAN -- With the never-ending rain, children across the area are battling the doldrums, having been stuck indoors for most of June. That doesn't seem to bother the kids in the Sherman ISD’s Summer Enrichment Program. On Thursday, they took center stage showing off their musical talent.

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Area rivers continue to rise

Posted: 06/28/2007 - The Red River continues to rise. At noon Thursday, KXII received reports of the river reaching 27 feet, more than two feet above flood stage. It's projected to crest Thursday afternoon at 31 feet.

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Red River floods

Updated: 06/28/2007 - The Red River has flooded it's banks near I-35 in Love County, reaching 25.5 feet by 9:30 pm Wednesday night--that's half a foot above flood level.

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