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.

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.

The Bogata Lions Club hosted Frontiers Day at Thomas Park on June 29 from to raise funds for Rivercrest Junior High School’s trip to Washington, D.C. Attendees were treated to a free pancake and sausage breakfast, a sheet race, a turtle and terrapin race, men’s tire rolling, an egg toss, the…

BOGATA — The Rivercrest ISD Board of Trustees will consider a tax value limitation sought by the company behind a planned solar energy project in Red River County.