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  • On Sunday, May 17, 2015, 4-6 p.m., you are invited to attend a performance by gifted singer-songwriter, Dana Hubbard, here in our home at Harmony House Concerts. We are located on Wildscape Acres, www.WildscapeAcres.com, which is 10 miles north of Bonham, Texas and about 65 miles NE of Dallas. You can be assured that the beauty of the natural surroundings, the warmth of this musical community of which you can be a part, and the outstanding quality of Dana's acoustic guitar playing and his meaningful songs will create a memorable experience for you.
  • This is the only known photo of Bonham's Texas & Pacific roundhouse, circa 1915. (Photo courtesy of the Fannin County Historical Museum.)
  • When audience members walk through a speakeasy door at Grayson College, they’ll step into the 1940s world of nightclubs, gangsters and murder – and good food and laughter. Last Call at Chez Mort is a comedy murder mystery with a twist, and it is Grayson College Theatre’s debut dinner theatre production. photo by Allen Rich
  • Artists and art vendors will gather in Paris, TX the weekend of Saturday, May 9 (9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.), at the Love Civic Center, 2025 South Collegiate, Paris, for the 2015 Paris Art Fair and Kids Safe Saturday. The event is sponsored by the Think Child Safety program. Admission is free; donations will be gratefully accepted.
  • Linda Petty entertains the crowd Saturday at Creative Arts Center's Red River Art, Wine & Music Fest. photo by Allen Rich
  • San Jacinto Day is the celebration of the Battle of San Jacinto on April 21, 1836. It was the final battle of the Texas Revolution where Texas won its independence from Mexico. It is an official holiday in the State of Texas. An annual festival, which includes a reenactment, is held on the site of the battle. The Battle of San Jacinto, fought on April 21, 1836, in present-day Harris County, Texas, was the decisive battle of the Texas Revolution. Led by General Sam Houston, the Texian Army engaged and defeated General Antonio López de Santa Anna's Mexican army in a fight that lasted just 20 minutes. About 630 of the Mexican soldiers were killed and 730 captured, while only nine Texans died. Santa Anna, the President of Mexico, was captured the following day and held as a prisoner of war. Three weeks later, he signed the peace treaty that dictated that the Mexican army leave the region, paving the way for the Republic of Texas to become an independent country. These treaties did not specifically recognize Texas as a sovereign nation, but stipulated that Santa Anna was to lobby for such recognition in Mexico City. Sam Houston became a national celebrity, and the Texans' rallying cries from events of the war, "Remember the Alamo!" and "Remember Goliad!," became etched into Texan history and legend.