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Texoma varsity baseball player hospitalized, police investigating

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) -- Police are investigating after a Durant High School sophomore was hospitalized over the weekend. The family tells us the teen fractured his neck and has severe spinal compression. "He loves to hunt, he loves to be outdoors," said Shannon Sullivan. Sullivan is the mom of 16 ye

KXII.COM - 2017-09-22 00:49:00

Trainer,volunteers preps shelter and Hurricane Harvey pups for adoption event

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- The Denison Animal Welfare Group is hosting a dog adoption event on Saturdcay, several of which are rescues from Hurricane Harvey. A professional dog trainer even volunteered a week of his time to make sure these dogs are ready to be adopted by their new families. "Dean-O, st

KXII.COM - 2017-09-23 00:18:00

2017 Texoma veterans resources expo and job fair

Denison, Tex. (KXII) - Veterans be sure and mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 26, 2017. The event will be held in the Grayson College Gymnasium in Denison, Tex. Events include: *9:30 AM- 10:00 AM Opening Ceremony which will include; ~ Posting of the Colors by the Sherman VFW 2772 Flag Te

KXII.COM - 2017-09-22 18:09:00

Gospel concert, scholarship fundraiser brings area musicians together

Jo Ann Perkins told her children that only the things that they do for Jesus will last. After Perkins died in 2013, Perkin's children decided to honor their mother with an annual gospel concert and fundraiser. Proceeds from the concert are donated to the Jo Ann Perkins/NAACP Scholarship Fund at Gray

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-21 06:01:00

Mr. Vernon Baptist Church announces annual men's program

DENISON - The Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Brotherhood will hold its Annual Day program at 3 p.m. Sunday. The theme will be, "My brother's keeper" based on Genesis 4:9. Pastor Ricky Sommers of Sherman will be the guest speaker. The church is located at 519 E. Shepherd Street in Denison. DENISON - The M

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-21 06:01:00

Denison prepare for Frisco Heritage on Thursday

The Denison Yellow Jackets are off to their best start since 2008. They will face Heritage on Thursday night at Memorial Stadium in Frisco. The Jackets are off to a 3-0 start after their homecoming win over Abilene Wylie. Heritage is 0-3, but have played an extremely competitive schedule. Heritage h

KXII.COM - 2017-09-21 04:42:00

Denison Council votes to continue property negotiation, but is mum on details

The Denison City Council authorized City Manager Jud Rex to move forward in negotiations regarding an undisclosed development during Monday's council meeting. This broke from the norm for the council, which traditionally only take action once an item is ready to be presented in open session. The act

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 19:03:21

Denison stalking arrest prompts warning for public

DENISON, Texas (KXII) A Denison woman told police she was on her way home from work Saturday night when she noticed an ex-boyfriend was following her. "She said he was driving erratically, running red lights and stop signs and driving very dangerously," Denison Police Lt. Mike Eppler said. And thi

KXII.COM - 2017-09-20 04:06:00

Texomans rave over Blake Shelton's new album title

TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KXII) - After days of dropping hints on his twitter account, Blake Shelton announced Thursday morning the title of his new album, Texoma Shore. And it has Texomans everywhere spreading the news. Shotgun Steve Kelly hosts the morning show for KKAJ radio and tells us they know Shel

KXII.COM - 2017-09-22 05:57:00

Tom Bean Lady Cats fall to Bells in tiebreaker

Despite 19 kills by Tom Bean's Bailee Stautz, the Tom Bean Lady Cats dropped a five-set decision to the Bells Lady Panthers. Jillian Beck had seven kills, Cheyanne Worley finished with five kills, Lexi Ellis and Chloe Farrer both put down three kills, while Jewel Mason and Taylor Whitehurst each con

NORTH TEXAS E-NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Three car crashes, one fatal, within a few miles cause U.S. 75 to shut down for hours

ANNA, Tex. (KXII) - Three car crashes in Anna today shut down the southbound U.S. 75 lanes for hours. It all began this morning at around 7:45 a.m. Anna police were already on the scene of a minor accident on the highway when a UPS semi truck rammed into four vehicles, killing one young man. "We f

KXII.COM - 2017-09-22 00:43:00

Greater Harvest North appreciates pastor and wife

SHERMAN - Greater Harvest North will have its 23rd appreciation service for pastor and wife, Charles and Rosa Niblet, at 5 p.m. Saturday and at 4 p.m. Sunday. The program will include a concert performed by Pastor Luke Shumpert of Jacksonville, Florida and a dinner. The speaker will be Pastor Jerry

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-21 19:55:22

Trump nominee said transgender children show 'Satan's plan'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- President Donald Trump's nominee for a federal judgeship in the Sherman Division of the U.S. District Court Eastern Division of Texas -- and the No. 2 in the state attorney general's office -- previously described transgender children as evidence of "Satan's plan" and suggeste

KXII.COM - 2017-09-21 01:55:00

Suspect drives through fence, leaves scene; other police reports

Sherman Police Reckless damage or destruction - An officer was dispatched on Sept. 16 to the 1800 block of Washington Street. A suspect drove through a fence and left the scene. A report for reckless damage and destruction was filed. Criminal trespass - Officers spoke with a man on Sept. 15 who had

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 06:01:00

Grayson County Judge Bill Magers announces re-election bid

Sherman, Texas -- Surrounded by his fellow commissioners, Bill Magers formally announced his re-election bid for Grayson County Judge. "I am honored to be joined by my fellow commissioners court members in announcing for re-election. This is the most fitting manner in which to announce because our

NORTH TEXAS E-NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents third annual Party on the Porch on September 23

FORT WORTH, TexasParty on the Porch returns to the Amon Carter Museum of American Art for the third year on Saturday, September 23 from 6:0010:00 p.m. with more sound, more food and more Fort Worth! The community is invited to attend this free event with art, live music, food trucks and cash bars.

NORTH TEXAS E-NEWS - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Bill Halter Memorial Tractor Pull results

Blue Ridge -- Lone Star Garden Tractor Pullers Association teams rolled into Blue Ridge, Texas for the eighth stop of the LSGTPA 2017 Championship Series. Teams from across the state converged on the blackland prairie town, to battle for class titles in two rounds of exciting tractor pulling action.

NORTH TEXAS E-NEWS - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

McKinney Firefighters take to the streets for Fill the Boot

McKINNEY, Texas (Sept. 21, 2017) Firefighters from the McKinney Fire Department will take to the streets with boots in hand to collect donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Fill-the-Boot campaign. Collections will take place at the intersections listed below from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Al

NORTH TEXAS E-NEWS - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Sam Rayburn House hosts Farming Heritage Day

The Sam Rayburn House in Bonham will be celebrating the history of farming and domestic life Saturday. Sam Rayburn's Bonham farm, tractors, outbuildings, and gardening will be the subject of the upcoming farming heritage day event at the historic site. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. "

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 06:01:00

Sherman High students speak about Mexico earthquake

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) -- Earlier this week, Mexico was hit with a 7.1 earthquake that has resulted in the deaths of over 280 people. When students at Sherman High School and their families heard of the news, they immediately tried to get into contact with their family and friends there. "We started c

KXII.COM - 2017-09-22 14:25:00