— Workers move roof joists into place for the new Bosco’s Gym which is under construction at the corner of Main Street and Grand Avenue across from Landmark Bank.
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Thornberry introduces land dispute bill
The land dispute between the federal government and Texans who live along the Red River was the subject of a hearing in the U.S. House Wednesday as the Resources Committee explored the “Red River Private Property Protection Act (H.R. 4979).”
Kent Sharp to head Development Corporation of Abilene
Gainesville Economic Development Corporation (GEDC) executive director Kent Sharp will leave his position Aug. 22 to pursue a new opportunity, accepting an offer from the city of Abilene to become the CEO of the Development Corporation of Abilene (DCOA).
Leadership Gainesville seeks applicants
Speak with excitement.
Ask any one of the former Leadership Gainesville graduates about their experiences in the program, and they will all respond the same way, with excitement.
TCOG program is a life changer
Determination and hard work can change lives.
Leisa Bennett, a client of the Texoma Council of Governments Family Self-Sufficiency program is a shining example of that change.
Economic development corporation approves helping fund youth barn bleachers
Bleachers are in the works for the Cooke Country Fair building as the Gainesville Economic Development Corporation (GEDC) approved funding for one third of the cost of the project, shared equally with Cooke County and the Cooke County Fair Association.
MISD employees honored
Clay Richerson, superintendent of Muenster ISD, awarded employees for their years of service to the district at a breakfast earlier this summer.
Era school board approves new construction
Era Independent School District board members approved the construction of a new addition to the high school, according to the July 21 unofficial minutes.
Commissioners set date for public hearings
Cooke County Commissioners Court selected a date and time for public hearings to set the proposed budget and to set the proposed tax rate. The hearings are scheduled for Aug. 18.
Lions Club golf tournament raises funds for programs
The 2014 Lions Club golf tournament held July 19 netted $6,031 as reported at the Wednesday meeting. The local nonprofit organization uses the funds to assist in community programs for the year including assisting those who have vision challenges.
TCOG announces weatherization program
Dr. Susan Thomas, Executive Director of Texoma Council of Governments (TCOG) announced today TCOG is accepting applications for weatherization assistance.
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