Controversial exchanges are expected Tuesday when Dallas/Fort Worth and Northeast Texas sub-committees on the proposed Marvin Nichols Reservoir meet at 9 a.m. in Sulphur Springs at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center.
Ballot sign ups will soon be underway for city and school boards around Northeast Texas.
Johnny Goforth of Bogata was arrested Saturday near the scene of the crime on one charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, Bogata Police Chief David Short said.
Corrective action on a dangerous S-curve in the middle of town on Highway 271 may not come until the state widens the two-lane roadway from Paris to the Red River-Titus County line, according to a Texas Department of Transportation official.
More than 400 people receive Christmastime gifts at Spirit of Giving event Sunday afternoon at Bogata Community Center.
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.
Bogata Police Department is handling the case. Investigation has led to a person of interest, but no one has come forward to police, a family member said.
A truck was traveling northbound on Highway 271 from Talco around 8:52 p.m. The male driver lost control, colliding with a telephone company building and then into a home located in the 200 block of Paris Road, officials said.
Spirit of Giving is a free event at Bogata Community Center on Dec. 8 beginning at 2 p.m. Attendees will be given five tickets that can be traded for an assortment of new items donated by individuals, groups and churches.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture defines a food desert as a place lacking access to fresh fruit, vegetables and other whole foods due to lack of healthy food providers. Bogata meets that definition as it has zero grocery stores within 10 miles of it, economic development coordinator Lee Williams said.
Aaron Scott Murrell, whose jail record lists a Bogata address, was indicted July 27, 2015, on charges of intoxicated manslaughter with a vehicle and driving while intoxicated, third or more.
The City of Bogata hopes to tackle four key areas of community development with a $250,000 grant from Communities Unlimited.
Red River County sheriff’s deputies responded to a call on a private road in the Johntown area Sunday at 1:35 p.m., after receiving a 911 call that a residential structure had exploded with three people inside, the office said in a press release.
Steve Cannon, who was told last month he had 30 days to begin adequately feeding nine malnourished horses, has made necessary improvements, the Red River County Sheriff’s Office reports.
Mystery and history writers will be part of Red River County Public Library’s Authors’ Showcase during the 40th annual Fall Bazaar on Saturday, Oct. 5.
Mark Whitehouse, a judge based in Clarksville, traveled to Bogata once a month for cases, he said. After 16 years of service, he is retiring from work in that city and his successor, Larry Whittington, will take the seat.
A Bogata vehicle restoration business will host the second annual Turnin’ Rust Car, Truck and Bike show this Saturday.
A family visit to Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas, resulted in Miranda Hollingshead finding at 3.72-carat yellow diamond, the largest found at the park since 2013.
A new buddy bag and naloxone reversal kit from the K-9 Defender Fund are helping Bogata Police Sgt. Dustin San Jule’s go-to partner stay safe.
June 2019 Police Report
BOGATA — The city will be the official host of New Xtreme Wrestling’s championship event Nov. 9.