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.
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.
The Gainesville High School debate team recently attended camp at Cameron University in Lawton, Okla.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Heavy rains early Thursday morning closed Interstate 35 from FM 3002 to Valley View and left stranded motorists on the roadside.
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.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) 2013 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report rated the City of Gainesville’s water supply as superior.