There’s one contested race on the May ballot for a spot on the Gainesville Independent School District Board of Trustees.
A Saint Jo rancher and North Texas real estate veteran has received the North Central Texas College Foundation’s highest alumni honor, the college announced Monday in a press release.
Tulips are in bloom at Texas-Tulips, 10656 Farm-to-Market Road 2931 in Pilot Point. The u-pick farm opened Feb. 19 and will remain open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. until early April, according to the farm’s Facebook page. Admission is $5 per person and tulips are $2.50 each.
Gainesville Independent School District Superintendent DesMontes Stewart is getting not only a two-year contract extension, but also a 6% increase in pay.
Tom is the Noah’s Ark Animal Shelter Pet of the Week! He loves people and being loved on, especially scratches behind his ear. He can get along with other cats as long as he has a spot of his own; he prefers not to cuddle or play with other cats. He’s recovered from an abscess he had when he…
Cooke County commissioners are set to consider giving the go-ahead for a “Project Safe Neighborhoods” grant through the Criminal Justice Division of the Office of the Governor, according to the agenda for a Monday meeting of the commissioners’ court.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is seeking public comment on proposed changes to freshwater fishing regulations for 2020-2021 that impact Moss Lake and Lake Texoma.
If you have ever wondered what it’s like to eat like Fido, ask Mitch Felderhoff, co-owner of Muenster Milling Co.
At the Stanford House’s annual Celebrity Sweetheart luncheon, Lawrence Haverkamp, left, of River Valley Health and Rehab, garnered second place; first place winner was Cooke County Precinct 3 Commissioner John Klement, center; and third place went to Mark Middleton, right, of Angels Care Hom…
A work crew from Denton-based Jagoe-Public Co. paves a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 2896 west of Callisburg on Tuesday, Feb. 18. The project is expected to wrap up this summer, a Texas Department of Transportation spokeswoman said.
Cooke County Fire Marshal Ray Fletcher is asking for the public's help in connection with a Tuesday afternoon fire he believes was “intentionally set.”
Cooke County saw a more than 20% decline in sales tax allocations from Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s Office this month.
Three-year-old Jeremiah Mendoza enjoys a ride on the tire swing Monday, Feb. 17, at Leonard Park, 1000 W. California St. Mendoza was visiting the park with his grandma, Gainesville resident Betsy Moreno.
A 31-year-old Minnesota man has been charged in connection with a Cooke County crash that sent two women to the hospital, Texas Highway Patrol Staff Sgt. Mark Tackett said Monday, Feb. 17.
Gainesville Independent School District board members are set to hear presentations related to the school’s May 2 bond election at the GISD board meeting today, Tuesday, Feb. 18.
When heading out to vote early in the Republican and Democratic primaries, keep in mind that the county’s early voting location has changed.
Texas voters casting ballots in the March 3 primary elections or during early voting will be weighing in on 10 Republican ballot propositions and 11 Democratic propositions.
Antonia Belmares ties a necklace around her daughter Nina’s neck during a Valentine’s party Thursday afternoon, Feb. 13, at Gainesville Independent School District’s Head Start campus at 912 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Nina is in Stacie Hall’s pre-kindergarten class. Students in Hall’s class…
Twenty-seven members of the Gainesville High School Redcoat Band are headed to the University Interscholastic League state solo and ensemble contest at the end of May.
A 45-year-old San Antonio man is awaiting possible indictment after he was recently charged with aggravated robbery, Cooke County District Attorney John Warren said Wednesday, Feb. 12.
This Week's Circulars
Graveside services for Nella Dean Call, 93, longtime resident of Gainesville, most recently of Montague, are scheduled for 2:00 PM on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at New Resthaven Cemetery with Rev. Larry Kremling officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 PM on Wednesday,…
- UPDATED: Valley View mayor, Gainesville attorney arrested
- Valley View mayor sees jail again
- Man charged with sexual assault of teenage girl
- Gathering set on I-35 expansion in Valley View
- Lindsay FFA reps at Fort Worth Stock Show
- Voters to consider numerous party propositions
- TPWD seeks input on fishing regulation for Moss Lake
- Deluge of ballots: Cooke Co. early voting draws over 1,500 in first 4 days
- Feeding Fido and himself: Muenster business owner reports good health after 30-day dog food eating challenge
- Police investigate reports of shootings