Saint Jo Riding Club members Michael Dale Clark, left, Ashley Fleitman, Rocky Roberts and Zac Dungan walk their horses as part of the North Texas Fair and Rodeo parade.
A Sunday evening crash at Broadway Manor Apartments sent two teenagers to area hospitals and injured one 9-year-old boy, according to officials with the Gainesville Police Department.
Over the past several months Wildcat Creek Wind Farm LLC has been under discussion within many area governmental entities. And now, it’s facing a lawsuit.
Gainesville city council members will have public hearings on Tuesday about the proposed 2019-2020 tax rate and regarding guidelines for granting tax abatements, according to an agenda notice sent Friday, Aug. 16 to local media.
Members of the Gainesville Independent School District Board of Trustees are scheduled to take action on the 2019-2020 budget, tax rate and compensation plan Monday, Aug. 19.
What was discussed during a budget workshop in July has come to light more than two weeks later after the Gainesville Independent School District released a recording of the meeting Thursday, Aug. 15.
Nancy Sandoval was one of numerous parents and caregivers commemorating the day with their smartphones just before the bells rang at the school to signal the official beginning of the 2019-2020 academic year.
A rural county road’s speed limit will remain this same after members of the Cooke County Commissioners’ Court decided to take no action on an agenda item during their Monday, Aug. 12 meeting.
Brickwork along most of the new Gainesville Fire-Rescue station had been finished last week, a foreman on site said, and Schmoldt Construction crews are working this week on concrete sidewalks to the building’s entrances for foot traffic.
Sales tax allocations are down this month for nearly all of Cooke County, according to recently released information from Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s Office.
A small fire that started with a cigarette was put out Sunday afternoon at Pond’s Motel, Gainesville Fire-Rescue spokeswoman Tamara Sieger said Monday, Aug. 12.
It’s just about time to start singing “the wheels on the bus go round and round” as children across the county get ready to head back to school this month.
Cooke County Commissioners will have a public hearing Monday, Aug. 12, to hear comments on a proposal to reduce the speed limit to 45 mph on County Road 106 in Precinct 1.
Avoid. Deny. Defend. Remembering those three words — and acting on them — are still key in helping you make it out of an active attack situation, Gainesville Police Chief Kevin Phillips says.
This week, members of the Medal of Honor Host City Board of Directors adopted a new logo for the Medal of Honor Host City Program. However, the logo will not be launched until the program’s 20th anniversary in 2021, board President Tommy Moore said.
According to the National Retail Federation, this year, families are expected to spend an average of $696.70 — up from $684.79 in 2018 — in back-to-school shopping, but Texans taking advantage of the Aug. 9-11 tax-free shopping weekend will see a bit of relief.
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Funeral services for Kenneth Lee Cravens, 82, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home with Johnny Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on We…
Funeral services for Kenneth L. Cravens, 82, of Gainesville, are pending with Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home. Mr. Cravens passed away August 11, 2019 in Gainesville. You may sign the online register at www.geojcarroll.com.
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