UPDATED W/ LOCAL STATEMENT: Abbott previously resisted calls for such an order and at one point banned local governments from requiring masks. First-time violators will be issued a warning, though repeat offenders could be fined up to $250.
The annual Little Motor City Classic Car Show took place in Detroit on Saturday. More than 50 vehicles were enjoyed by hundreds of visitors. The car show has been hosted in Detroit for about 20 years and is used to fund community projects for the city.
The car show has been hosted in Detroit for about 20 years and is used to fund community projects for the city.
CLARKSVILLE — Thanks to an anonymous donor, the Red River County Sheriff’s Office deputies will get new uniforms that are more appropriate for hotter weather.
The total number of Covid-19 cases in Red River County since testing began in March hit 70 on Sunday, Mayor Ann Rushing said in an evening Facebook post.
Success Center for Learning has named Kaisen Eldridge the recipient of the annual Scholarship for Success.
UPDATE: The Detroit City Council voted to place liens on properties for unpaid sewer balances at Tuesday's meeting. Those liens have not yet been placed.
Schools have started highlighting seniors on social media for their accomplishments and achievements during their high school careers. For many area high schools, this is the first time they are doing something like this.
Seniors at Detroit High School received $10,500 in scholarships based on their merit and leadership skills. Each student is a Detroit FFA member.
The Detroit City Council is working on a solution to the dumping of trash HWY 82.
Many area teachers and education staff have turned to teaching in non-traditional ways. And now that Gov. Greg Abbott has extended school closures through May 4, the alternative methods are becoming the norm for education.
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.
Superintendents at Detroit, Rivercrest and Cooper ISDs have extended school closures through May 1 and Hugo (Oklahoma) Public Schools are closed indefinitely as U.S. cases of coronavirus continue to climb.
In an effort to help stop people from gathering in groups of 10 or more, Red River County Judge L.D. Williamson has issued a county-wide curfew from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
The Detroit Eagles Educational Foundation annual banquet was marked by games, live and silent auctions, “The Dukes of Hazzard,” and fellowship among friends and family as they came together to raise thousands of dollars in support of Detroit seniors.
Firefighters were called to the one-story home in the 900 block of Garner Street in Detroit to find it fully engulfed in fire. The family's dog, Rusty, died in the fire.
Candidate filing is over, and now campaigning can start for nonpartisan elections in cities and school districts across Northeast Texas.
“The tax is not for the people in Detroit. It’s for anyone who comes through Detroit and spends money, so it benefits our city,” Mayor Kenny Snodgrass said. “It’s to help Detroit, not hurt us.”
On Highway 82, in Lamar County, crews will be upgrading the metal beam guard fence from Clarksville Street to the Red River County Line. Watch for temporary shoulder and lane closures while crews work.
The window to sign up for May nonpartisan elections is closing.
With the March primary election coming up, the deadline to register to vote is 5 p.m. today.