Posted: 08/03/2007 - ARDMORE, Okla. -- This time last year, Ardmore clothing store owners were paying taxes out of their own pocket for their version of the tax-free weekend. Now thanks to new legislation, the entire state can shop tax free for the weekend, and owners couldn't be happier.
Posted: 08/03/2007 - DENISON, Tex. -- The expansion on Highway 691 now means the Denison Fire Department could be on the move. Fire Chief Gordon Weger says once businesses and the new Texoma Medical Center facility hit that area, they plan to either revamp the old station on Spur 503 or build a brand new facility.
Posted: 08/03/2007 - SHERMAN, Tex. -- Rebuilding or repairing a home after flooding can be a daunting task. But with the right information, homeowners can build back in a way that reduces the likelihood of future damage. Experts from FEMA are coming to a local building supply store in Sherman to provide information about disaster-resistant building practices.
Updated: 08/03/2007 - The office of the attorney general is urging Texas drivers to check their vehicles for potentially dangerous tires. The tires were sold from 2002 to 2006 for light trucks, sport utility vehicles and vans, and they could be in danger of tread separation, officials said.
Posted: 08/03/2007 - With the tragedy that occurred earlier this week in Minneapolis, we decided to take a look at some of the bridges drivers cross everyday here in Texoma to find out just what condition they are in and what local inspectors look for when checking the structures.
Posted: 08/02/2007 - SHERMAN, Tex. -- Even though Jeff Jones is on paid administrative leave, he is on call 8-to-5 in case he's needed at the fire station. City officials placed Sherman fire Chief Jeff Jones on administrative leave two weeks ago. Now, the chief sits at home waiting for the findings.
Posted: 08/02/2007 - MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. -- It’s been the hot button issue since the June floods. Some flooded counties will receive disaster relief. Others may not. Now officials from one of those counties are set to meet with FEMA to talk about damage to their area, and why they need assistance too.
Updated: 08/02/2007 - POTTSBORO, Tex. -- Local officials say the much anticipated Highway 289 expansion will bring much needed growth to Texoma, but the undertaking has been challenging.
Posted: 08/02/2007 - MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. -- The history in Marshall County put into words and pictures is now available. It's the first published book about Marshall County since 1988. It's hard cover, 496 pages of family and stories. Lisanne sat down with those who've worked long hours to put the book together.
Posted: 08/02/2007 - Toy-maker Fisher-Price is recalling 83 types of toys — including the popular Big Bird, Elmo, Dora and Diego characters — because their paint contains excessive amounts of lead. We've posted the list of toys that are being recalled. To see the list, click on 'Full Story'.
Updated: 08/02/2007 - ARDMORE, Okla. -- One of the oldest buildings in Ardmore survived a fire that destroyed downtown back in 1895, but can it stand up to changes in the works in 2007? Like the old Denison High School south of the Red River, an old downtown Ardmore edifice is quickly becoming a hot button issue for Ardmorites.
Posted: 08/02/2007 - GRAYSON COUNTY, Tex. -- Getting certified to handle food at restaurants could soon be just a click away thanks to a new website run by the Grayson County Health Department.
Updated: 08/01/2007 - GRAYSON COUNTY, Tex. -- Deputies in Grayson County have made two drug busts resulting in three arrests this week.
Updated: 05/21/2008 - BONHAM, Tex. -- All the action on the Bonham downtown square can now be seen from the comfort of your own home thanks to modern technology. A new device which allows anyone to take a look at the southeast corner of the square, ‘Bonham Cam’ was introduced this week.
Updated: 07/31/2007 - ARDMORE, Okla. -- It was a scary night for an Ardmore family Monday night as around 10 p.m. a drive-by shooting occurred on the corner of A Street and 10th North West. Police say two shots where fired at the home while three children under the age of 5 were inside the home.