At approximately 1:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22, McKinney Fire Department (MFD) personnel responded to reports of a structure fire at 1016 Scenic Hills Drive. Upon arrival, firefighters found the second floor of the two-story home fully involved in fire. In addition, fire had spread to an adjacent residence at 1020 Scenic Hills. photo courtesy of First Response Photography
Today, family of the late U.S. District Judge Paul Brown gathered with federal and local leaders in Sherman to formally dedicate the Federal Courthouse as the “Paul Brown United States Courthouse.” Rep. Ralph Hall (TX-04) sponsored the legislation, H.R. 1685, to name the courthouse, located at 101 East Pecan in Sherman, Texas, in honor of Judge Brown. The bill was signed into law in December 2013. photo courtesy of Jennyne Reeves
Saturday, November 1 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Children will enjoy live entertainment on the main stage, a classic car show, train rides, 25-foot rock wall, face painting, giant slide, bounce house and an obstacle course. For adults, there will be arts, antiques, crafts, gifts, and local food and wine vendors.
Bonham Independent School District officials announced that the district received a rating of "Superior Achievement" under Texas' Schools FIRST financial accountability rating system. The Superior Achievement rating is the state's highest, demonstrating the quality of Bonham ISD's financial management and reporting system.