Lifestyles
  • The 2015 Texoma Earth Day Festival will offer a wide variety of recycling opportunities for the community on Saturday, April 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or until the trucks are full. The recycling vendors at this year’s festival are Choctaw Nation Going Green, Mobile Shred It, Commodity Recycling Solutions, and the Sherman Police Department.
  • Charlie Jones of Ector, Texas has recently been diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy (hereditary progressive). He and his family need our love, support and prayers. This is not a sickness that goes away, there is no known cure for MD. Due to Charlie’s condition, this family has had a major reduction in household income, and an increase in medical expenses. Charlie is no longer able to work full time but has continued to work as he is able. Please join use April 24th for a dinner and auction to help this family.
  • 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Ravenna Fire Station
  • Tom Bean Friends of Library will hold their annual "Book and Rummage Sale" this weekend at Tom Bean City Hall in the Community Room, 201 S. Britton Street, Tom Bean, Texas . Hours are Friday, April 24, 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 25, 7:00 a.m. -- 2:00 p.m.
  • The original Pegasus that once perched atop the downtown Dallas headquarters of the Magnolia Petroleum Co. from 1934 to 1999 will have a new home. image credit –Van Enter Studio LTD
  • The annual BBQ to raise funds for the upkeep of the Union, Siloam, and Belfountain Cemeteries will be held Sunday, May 3 on the grounds of Union Baptist Church in Ravenna. BBQ and all the sides will be served from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. A memorial service will follow at 3:00 at Union Baptist Church. This year's speaker is former pastor T.L. Thompson.
  • Boots mandatory, hats optional, for this Texas-size affair! On Saturday, April 25, The 2015 Equest Premier Celebration, presented by Jet Linx Dallas, will bring plenty of energy, passion and Southern hospitality to celebrate their newest facility, Equest at the Texas Horse Park. Replacing the Gala of prior years, the much-anticipated Celebration benefits Equest, a nonprofit that provides Therapeutic Sports Riding classes and Hippotherapy to children and adults challenged with a wide array of special and diverse needs, as well as to U.S. Military Veterans dealing with combat-related diagnoses including but not limited to Post Traumatic Stress.
  • The Randolph-Lindsey Cemetery Perpetual Care Association will have its annual meeting Sunday, May 3, 2015 in the Fellowship Hall of the First Baptist Church of Randolph, Texas.
  • Mom and Kids Fashion Show, health information, vendors, prizes and much more...
  • Jim Walker is an attorney with the Munson Law Firm in Sherman, Texas, who specializes in estate planning and probate law. His practice consists of representing clients in the areas of Probate Administration, Wills and Advanced Directives (such as Powers of Attorney), Trusts, Guardianships and Business Entities. Jim will be speaking on the advantages of having a will in Texas. P.I.E. Partners In Education meets the third Tuesday of every month at Texoma Council of Governments (TCOG), 1117 Gallagher Drive, Sherman, in the Eisenhower Classroom which is located on the 1st floor. The presentation begins at 12:00 and ends at 1:00 p.m. and you are invited to bring your lunch. Pie and coffee will be provided.
  • 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
  • The Courage Group is a free support group for women who are survivors of child sexual abuse. A new group is starting April 23 and will meet on Thursday nights from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Fannin County Children’s Center at 112 W. 5th in Bonham. Women who are 18 years or older and who were sexually abused as a child are eligible to participate at no cost. Sandy Hood is the facilitator of the group.
  • The Tuesday Ladies Quilt Guild will host a "Yard sale" in Leonard (305 E. Fannin St.) on Friday and Saturday, April 24-25.