School News
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University will celebrate Native November with a variety of events beginning on the first day of the month and concluding on Nov. 19. The celebration is sponsored by Southeastern’s Native American Center for Student Success.
  • Texas A&M University-Commerce is celebrating 125 years of tradition at this year's homecoming on November 1. University faculty, staff and students as well as alumni and community members are invited to homecoming events beginning on Friday, October 31.
  • As part of Texas Safe Schools Week (Oct. 19-25), the Texas Education Agency (TEA) today advised that everyone in education -- including students, parents, teachers, administrators, coaches and staff -- plays a critical role in identifying and reporting improper educator-student relationships.
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University recruiter Hope Zachary visits with a prospective student Thursday at the Texoma Area-Wide College Fair. Some 600 high school students attended the event, which was hosted by Southeastern and included representatives from colleges in Oklahoma, Texas, and Arkansas.
  • Sports fans in Bonham were treated to a fantastic fiesta dinner between athletic contests Friday, October 17, courtesy of the Bonham High School Spanish National Honor Society.
  • Austin College will host 1985 alumnus and history professor William Kerrigan presenting the address, “Johnny Appleseed: St. Francis or Steve Jobs?,” Friday, October 24, at 1:30 p.m. in Hoxie Thompson Auditorium of Sherman Hall. The lecture, sponsored by the ‘Roos Who Write Conference and the Austin College History Department, is free and open to the public.
  • A Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Bonham ISD was held Monday, October 20, 2014, beginning at 6:00 PM in the Bonham ISD Administration Center, 1005 Chestnut Street, Bonham, Texas 75418.
  • The Texoma Area-Wide College Fair is scheduled for Thursday, October 23, from 8:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. in the Hallie McKinney Ballroom on the Southeastern Oklahoma State University Durant campus.
  • As part of Texas Safe Schools Week (Oct. 19-25), the Texas Education Agency today reminded districts and charters of the state's fingerprinting requirements aimed at assuring the safety of all students, teachers and staff in public schools. In 2007, the Texas Legislature passed a law requiring fingerprint-based criminal background reviews for certain school employees.
  • Bonham High School gym and cafeteria facilities issues notice effective immediately
    Staff and students are NOT to use the gymnasium or cafeteria entrances or access those areas of Bonham High School until further notice. This includes athletics, choir, band, and life skills. Use only the front entrances to Bonham High School.
  • Notice is hereby given that on Monday, October 20, 2014, at 6:00 PM the Board of Trustees of the Bonham School District will hold a Regular Meeting at the Bonham ISD Administration Center, 1005 Chestnut Street, Bonham, Texas 75418.
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education has ranked Texas A&M University-Commerce at No. 17 among its “Fastest-Growing Colleges, 2002-12” in its Almanac of Higher Education 2014. In the 10-year span the university experienced a 39 percent increase in enrollment.
  • Allen High School staff and students are committed to keeping teens safe on the road. They are asking everyone 14 and older to go to www.celebratemydrive.com once a day, every day, from Oct. 15 to Oct. 24. The more safe driving commitments our community makes, the better their chance to win a $100,000 grant and a private concert by The Band Perry.
  • (L-R) Dave Ketcher, Dr. Marvin Beaty, Chris Rattan, Holly Bounds, Mary Lou Fox, Susan Baker