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Elementary students in Gainesville Independent School District will be required to wear face coverings or face shields starting Wednesday, Sept. 2, the district announced on its website.

Another Gainesville State School employee has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to Texas Juvenile Justice Department spokesman Brian Sweany.

North Central Texas College will open its campuses next week while still offering student assistance remotely, an announcement from the college indicates.

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Gainesville State School isn’t out of the woods just yet. Another staffer has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to Texas Juvenile Justice Department spokesman Brian Sweany.

For the first time in nearly five months, visitors will be allowed in Texas nursing homes on a limited basis, state health officials announced Thursday evening, reversing a policy intended to keep the state’s most vulnerable populations safe from a pandemic that has proved especially deadly …

Accurate and up-to-date coronavirus data is critical — not just for informing the officials making policy, but for parents trying to decide whether to send their kids to day care and business owners wondering whether to reopen their stores.But Texas officials keep correcting the data — wheth…

North Central Texas College recently announced it’ll be allowing students to take courses online or in a combination online/face-to-face format as well as in person this fall.

A Gainesville man has died after testing positive for the coronavirus, according to Cooke County officials.

This year’s back-to-school season is unlike any we’ve experienced yet. On top of our normal excitement and anxieties, we’re confronting changes made necessary by the continued spread of the pandemic coronavirus.


As the coronavirus continues to take its toll on the nation, the county is seeing an increase in positive cases.

The coronavirus pandemic continues to affect animal shelters and Noah’s Ark Animal Shelter is no different.

Facing growing backlash from teachers, parents and health officials, Texas education officials Friday relaxed a previous order that would have given public schools just three weeks from the start of the fall semester to reopen their classrooms for in-person instruction.School districts will …


The one youth that remained in medical quarantine at Gainesville State School has been returned to his dorm, Texas Juvenile Justice Department spokesman Brian Sweany said.

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Cooke County reopened this week after an employee who tested positive for the coronavirus has recovered.

North Central Texas College trustees are set to consider ratifying the college’s proposed 2020-2021 budget in August.

Learning expectations are the same no matter which way families decide to educate their kids when they return to school for the 2020-2021 school year, according to officials with the Gainesville Independent School District.

Hector Garcia’s family is distraught after his death last week of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.


A fifth staffer at the Gainesville State School has tested positive for the coronavirus and a dozen youth have recovered from COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, a Texas Juvenile Justice Department spokesman said Friday, July 10.

Cooke County schools have been handed down guidelines for the upcoming school year from the Texas Education Agency including the requirement of masks and social distancing protocols.

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