In February, Texans experienced forced rolling and extended blackouts ordered by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas as demand for electricity spiked during a winter storm. On Monday, ERCOT took precaution to avoid blackouts by urging Texans to conserve power through Friday as summer t…
Residents in Northeast Texas say the signs point to an increased likelihood of Marvin Nichols Reservoir being built, so they’ve formed a group to oppose the lake.
BONHAM – The Fannin County Commissioners’ Court will host a public hearing prior to its regular 9 a.m. meeting Tuesday at Bonham City Hall, 514 Chestnut St. The meeting will be broadcast via Zoom with meeting ID 860 7606 8099.
BONHAM — The Fannin County Grand Jury in late May reviewed evidence in 33 cases presented for its consideration, and it returned 33 true bills, District Attorney Richard Glaser reported.
As part of upcoming construction of Lake Ralph Hall near Ladonia, the Upper Trinity Regional Water District will build a temporary fossil park which will include a parking lot and access point to the North Sulphur River.
The recent heavy rains in North Texas caused Bois d’Arc Lake in Fannin County to fill quickly and water was flowing from the spillway as designed. The water entered Bois d’Arc Creek and stayed within the banks of the creek.
As the school year wraps up and the summer sets in, seven Honey Grove ISD faculty and staff will take the opportunity to retire. With them, the district loses a combined total of 225 years of experience.
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Fannin County Judge Randy Moore reported the death to the Commissioners’ Court on Tuesday, saying the county’s death toll from the virus as of Monday was 109.
“No pay for those who abandon their responsibilities,” Abbott tweeted Monday.
Due to recent rains, Bois d’Arc Lake in Fannin County, the first lake to be built in Texas in the past 30 years, is filled within 30% capacity. The lake is not safe for boaters and will not officially open until sometime in spring 2022.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding drivers to travel safely as we close out May and head into the Memorial Day holiday.
The Fannin County Commissioners’ Court are expected to consider renewing an agreement with Reliant Energy for one year at a rate of 0.04562 cents per kilowatt hour when it meets at 9 a.m. Tuesday.
Watershed protection plans are a voluntary, non-regulatory approach for addressing water quality issues, and have been developed in a number of watersheds throughout the state.
AUSTIN — The Senate on Wednesday unanimously passed the session's two major appropriations bills: one that sets the state budget for the next two years and another to align state accounts with what was budgeted in 2019.
Fannin County Commissioners declared May as Mental Health Awareness Month, something that’s gained more attention during the Covid-19 pandemic that separated some family members. They also set aside federal funds that came with little instructions.
The cameras for the Rivercrest ISD bus stolen May 15 turned on when the suspect started the engine. Officials are asking anyone with information to contact the Red River County Sheriff’s Office or the Rivercrest ISD police.
Maternal health advocates said the bill — originally pitched as a one-year extension — could reduce the state’s maternal mortality rate and offer vital help to mothers with conditions like postpartum depression or health complications in the months after giving birth.
Texas sales tax collections for sales made in March and for sales made in the first quarter of the year by quarterly filers topped more than $1 billion.
May 29 through 31 is the annual Texas Energy Star Sales Tax Holiday weekend.
The Fannin County Commissioners’ Court will host a public hearing before meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday. The meetings begin at 8:50 a.m. at Bonham City Hall, 514 Chestnut St. They will be broadcast via Zoom as well.