In a stunning reversal, the Fannin County Commissioners' Court this afternoon abandoned a shelter in place declaration based on Gov. Greg Abbott’s stronger executive order issued Tuesday and on widespread public opinion.
In a Tuesday teleconference meeting, the commissioners scheduled a 3 p.m. Wednesday meeting to finalize the declaration that’s expected to take effect at 11:59 p.m. that night.
Rodney Ray Terrell was arrested Tuesday evening at 606 N. Sixth St. in Honey Grove for resisting police attempts to enter his residence to serve felony and misdemeanor warrants.
Gov. Greg Abbott has signed an executive order closing Texas schools through May 4 and ordering non-essential businesses to close during the coronavirus pandemic.
With Fannin County officials planning to order residents to shelter in place, Honey Grove ISD will mail educational packets rather than pass them out. Daily meals will continue to be served, officials say.
There have been an estimated 4,000 blood drives canceled nationwide since the pandemic started. Now, blood centers are conducting the majority of blood donations.
Fannin County's health authority Dr. James Froelich has confirmed a second case of SARS-CoV-2, the virus behind COVID-19.
Tuesday marks Super Tuesday, where 14 states — including Texas — hold their primary elections. Here's who's running and where to vote.
Candidate filing is over, and now campaigning can start for nonpartisan elections in cities and school districts across Northeast Texas.
The window to sign up for May nonpartisan elections is closing.
Matthew Morales was responding to a call out in the county when he lost control and rolled his vehicle several times, Fannin County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Frank Deater said.
With the March primary election coming up, the deadline to register to vote is 5 p.m. today.
Victims of a head-on collision Saturday near Honey Grove are in stable condition despite serious initial injuries, Honey Grove Police Chief Leigh Dixon said this morning.
While the superintendent supports religious liberty and the new federal guidelines, Allen’s situation was blown out of proportion, Honey Grove Superintendent Todd Morrison said.
Ballot sign ups will soon be underway for city and school boards around Northeast Texas.
After decades of campaigning by local and state leaders, the Texas Department of Transportation listed projects to widen sections of Highway 82 and Highway 271 on its 2020 Unified Transportation Plan.
The Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site will celebrate Sam Rayburn’s 138th birthday on Jan. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
On Monday, the candidates who will run in the March 3 primaries were officially set.
Over three years, nearly 400 pregnant or new mothers died in Texas. Its system for helping the uninsured thwarts women at every turn, frustrates doctors and midwives, and incentivizes substandard care.
A guest of honor, 95-year-old Truman Hawkins received a tour of Honey Grove ISD’s new turf field and facilities — a sight very different from the grass sod they used to play on, he said.
BONHAM — Fannin County sheriff candidates answered questions on everything from prison pet policy to budget improvements at a public forum hosted by the Fannin County Republican Women on Monday.