Gainesville Depot Day runs Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Farmers’ Market in downtown Gainesville. Plans include a car show, Kids’ Zone and games and a food truck challenge. Live music will be provided by the The Honkateers, Bad Habit, Jason Kyle Band and more. Check gainesvillecofc.com/de…

There are two local initiatives on the Nov. 2 ballot that could affect some property owners. The people promoting them are hosting town hall meetings this month to discuss the hows, whats, whens and whys of these proposals. The Register hopes voters will avail themselves of these opportuniti…

The Chickasaw Nation is seeking Chickasaw Lighthorse officers for the Ada, Newcastle, and WinStar precincts, and dispatchers to serve the Ada area. Open interviews and physical testing will be conducted at the Chickasaw Lighthorse Police Department, 1130 W. Main in Ada, Thursday, Sept. 30, a…

Helen Loch, Ginger Herrmann, Ann Hanna, Beverly Woodlock and La Faun Brock are some of the ladies of United Methodist Women working on Whaley Methodist Garage Sale, Sept. 30-Oct.1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This annual sale will feature furniture to kitchen ware to collectibles. This year there i…

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The following are unofficial voting results. All results aren’t official until canvassed.

As of 3:30 p.m. Thursday, the Red River at I-35 north of Gainesville had risen to 23.16 feet, according to the National Weather Service.  A flood warning is in effect from Friday, Oct. 12 until Sunday, Oct.14 or until the warning is canceled, according to the NWS. The river is predicted to c…

A two-vehicle collision Wednesday evening on East U.S. Highway 82 sent five people to area hospitals, according to Cooke County Emergency Medical Services Chief Kevin Grant.

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Police are on the lookout for a 17-year-old who escaped from Gainesville State School overnight.

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Results are in and voters rejected a proposed $8 million bond for the Sivells Bend Independent School District. 

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Remembering the lives of women lost to domestic violence is the theme of a candlelight vigil planned for 7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 30 at the Steven K. Fleming Public Safety building in Gainesville.

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North Central Texas College will present “How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse” in the Outside Box Theater at the First State Bank Center for the Performing Arts on the Gainesville campus at 7:30 p.m. October 28, 29, and 30. A special midnight performance is set for Saturday, October 29.

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Three Cooke County high school seniors were honored for their excellence at October’s Soroptimist Club of Gainesville meeting. 

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Searching for something to do to get in the Halloween spirit? Look no further. Gainesville High School drama students are preparing for their first ever horror production.

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Marvella Rossen had to cancel her annual Halloween yard display at 1420 East Broadway this year due to a city construction project which runs from Broadway to Fair Avenue. Rossen said visiting her home on Halloween has been a tradition for some residents for more than three decades.

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An investigation into an early morning robbery is underway, according to the Gainesville Police Department.

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