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  • GISD board approves teacher pay raise

    More money is in the near future for Gainesville Independent School District (GISD) teachers as a two percent increase was approved by board members Monday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Muenster Memorial Hospital renews Kent's contract

    The Muenster Memorial Hospital board members approved the renewal of MMH administrator Michael Kent’s contract to 2016, according to the July 15, unofficial minutes.

    July 23, 2014

  • GHS debate camp GHS debate team attends camp

    The Gainesville High School debate team recently attended camp at Cameron University in Lawton, Okla.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Big Texas Swing School teaches music, life lessons

    The sweet sounds of Texas fiddle music and strains of “San Antonio Rose” permeated  the halls of North Central Texas College (NCTC) this week as the Big Texas Swing School created for students ages 12 to 17 was held July 15 -19 at the First State Bank Center for the Performing Arts.

    July 19, 2014

  • Officers make 10 prostitution arrests

    At least 10 individuals including a minor were arrested for criminal attempt of prostitution July 10 and July 11 at the Holiday Inn Express, 320 N. I-35 by the Cooke County Sheriff’s Department and Special Agents with Homeland Security Investigations, and Human Smuggling and Trafficking Unit.

    July 22, 2014

  • 7-22Lotto winner.jpg Lane lucks out with $100,000 lottery scratch off

    Oak Ridge’s Ernest T. “Truman” Lane, dropped in July 11 at the Quick Mart 1 at 1802 E. Interstate Highway 82 in Gainesville never dreaming that he would walk out with a $100,000 Lottery scratch off ticket but that it just what happened.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • expo 'Healthy, Happy & Whole' expo set for Oct. 2

    Cooke County residents are asked to mark their calendars for the return of the annual Cooke County “Healthy, Happy & Whole Expo” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2 at the Gainesville Civic Center.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • flood Heavy rains flood Valley View, close I-35

    Heavy rains early Thursday morning closed Interstate 35 from FM 3002 to Valley View and left stranded motorists on the roadside.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Judges Retiring county judge discusses local history

    Cooke County Judge John Roane, who plans to retire this year, spoke at the Wednesday Lions Club meeting regarding his time in Cooke County and the historic courthouse.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gainesville receives superior water rating

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) 2013 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report rated the City of Gainesville’s water supply as superior.

    July 18, 2014

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