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  • (L-R) Edwina Lane, Pct. 1 Commissioner; A.J. Self, Pct. 2 Commissioner; Randy Moore, Fannin County Judge; Tom Thornton, Fannin County Historical Commission; Jerry Magness, Pct. 3 Commissioner; Larry Standlee, Fannin County Historical Commission; Stacy Flood, Texas Historical Commission; Dean Lackey, Pct. 4 Commissioner, Barbara McCutcheon, Fannin County Historical Commission
  • Calling all dog lovers -- your four-legged friend can join in the fun at the Addison After Dark Pints & Pups event on Aug 20. There’s something for every member of the family at this festival dedicated to dogs and their parents. Canine-focused activities include a pop-up dog park and “arfs” and crafts, while two-legged guests can enjoy live music, food trucks and complimentary beer sampling from local craft breweries!
  • Kenneth Arnold's supposed encounter with flying saucers over Mount Ranier led to the U.S. Air Force study, Project Blue Book in 1952. But that was more than a century after the first UFO report in Fannin County.
  • Through highly interactive experience, Perot Museum celebrates the indelible legacy of Dr. Goodall and affirms its commitment to bringing world-class exhibitions to inspire next generation of STEM leaders. photo by National Geographic
  • First Presbyterian Church Bonham will be celebrating 150 years of ministry at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 21. We hope you will make plans to join us for an extra special time of worship and fellowship to celebrate this significant milestone in our church's history.
  • 1969 – The Woodstock Music & Art Fair opens in Bethel, New York, featuring some of the top rock musicians of the era. Woodstock Music and Art Fair, commonly referred to simply as Woodstock, was a music festival held August 15–18, 1969, on Max Yasgur's dairy farm in Bethel, New York, 40 miles southwest of the town of Woodstock. Billed as "an Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music" and alternatively referred to as the Woodstock Rock Festival, it attracted an audience of more than 400,000. Thirty-two acts performed outdoors despite sporadic rain. The festival has become widely regarded as a pivotal moment in popular music history as well as a defining event for the counterculture generation.