Lifestyles
  • The 11th Annual Garden, Lawn and Home Expo sponsored by the Fannin County Master Gardeners will be Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Bonham Civic Center at the corner of Hwy 121 & Hwy 56 (behind the Trade Days Pavilion) in Bonham. The fun begins at 8:30 a.m. with vendors offering plants, gifts, lawn and garden items, household items and outdoor equipment. photo by Allen Rich
  • St. Mary's School's 15th Annual Casino Night - "Under the Big Top" - has been postponed until Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Hilton Garden Inn - Texoma Events Center in Denison.
  • Lamar County Genealogical Society will host a workshop on Native American Research on Saturday, March 7, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Speaker will be Jason Felihkatubbe who is a member of the Choctaw Nation.
  • Open to the public
    Breakfast served 7:00-9:00 a.m.
    Lunch served 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Salad bar each weekday
    Grill is open for burgers
    Baked potatoes on request if ordered ahead of time
  • Sherman Parks & Recreation will host a Flashlight Egg Hunt for children ages 9-14 at Pecan Grove Park West in Sherman on March 27.
  • The Bonham Senior Citizens Center is open to ALL seniors aged 60 and older.
  • Dr. Wes Osburn, associate professor in the meat science section of the department of animal science and Texas A&M AgriLife Research meat scientist, discusses spice blending with participants at the recent Creative Sausage Making Workshop in College Station. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
  • The History of Telephony exhibit is now on display at Bertha Voyer Memorial Library in Honey Grove. The exhibit includes over 50 vintage telephones, both wired and mobile. The wired phones display offers unique phones such as an Ericsson 1892 desk phone, Ericofon, and Western Electric 1912 box phone. More recent wired telephones on view are Winnie-the-Pooh and a Wave telephone.
  • The spring session of Camp Dragonfly is scheduled for March 27-29 at All Saints Camp on Lake Texoma, 418 Stanton Way in Pottsboro, Texas. If you know a child who might benefit from participating, contact Jolene Senek at 903-868-9315 or jolene.senek@homehospice.org. The application deadline for the March session is February 27.
  • Laura Finley and her son enjoyed a night of pirate fun at a previous Pirate Night. (photo courtesy of Alton Biggs)
  • From this collection of Impressionist to post-World War II art, 37 works of painting and sculpture will be on view, including an impressive pair of paintings by Van Gogh----Street in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, 1888, and Enclosed Field with Plowman----and a major still life by Picasso, Fruit Dish, Bottle, and Guitar, 1923. Important paintings by Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Vuillard, Bonnard, Matisse, Miró, Léger, Chagall and Rothko and sculptures by Rodin, Maillol and Segal will also be on view. Admission is free to this special exhibition.
  • The 8th Annual Fannin County Family Crisis Center 'You Hold the Key' Dinner & Auction is coming up! Save the date. February 28, 6:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Community Center in Bonham.
  • Surrounded by Bonham Chamber of Commerce, the Hill family prepares to cut the ribbon to formally open Bonham's newest business, Anytime Fitness.
  • Chocolate, roses and wine have been swapped with loppers, chain saws and tractor mowers on this Valentine's Day. "Those are crazy gifts for Valentine's Day," you say. But for those who are enthusiastic about the Northeast Texas Trail (NETT) it makes a perfect sense to gift this 130-mile trial that spans from Farmersville to New Boston with these tools.