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Economist Perryman to speak at Athens Chamber of Commerce luncheon

Dr. Ray Perryman, president and CEO of the Perryman Group, is the scheduled guest speaker for the Athens Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon in December. The event is sponsored by the Athens Economic Development Corporation. Perryman has been called a "genius" by The Wall Street Journal, a "world-c

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2017-11-25 03:00:00

U.S. Chamber awards McKinney Chamber of Commerce with 5-Star Accreditation

McKinney, Texas - The United States Chamber of Commerce today awarded the McKinney Chamber of Commerce with 5-Star Accreditation for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community. "Accreditation validates a chamber as having programs that benefit thei

NORTH TEXAS E-NEWS - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

A&M-Commerce students to help with hurricane relief over winter break

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks previously took a group of students in September to assist with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, and Hendricks will be taking another group over the winter break.Photo courtesy of A&M-Commerce Marketing Dozens of students from Texas A&M University-Commerce will be spending part


Parades on tap as Christmas nears

The jolly man in red is scheduled to make an appearance today in Muenster for photos after the community's annual lighted Christmas parade slated to begin shortly after 6 p.m., according to Muenster Chamber of Commerce Director Lilly Palmer. "We will line up between Muenster Independent School Distr

GAINESVILLE DAILY REGISTER - 2017-11-24 19:30:00

Children's Museum hosting 'Brunch with Santa'

Courtesy Photo The Northeast Texas Children's Museum will host a special visitor from the North Pole next weekend. On Dec. 2 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., families can come to the museum to enjoy a pancake brunch with old Saint Nick. The meal is being provided by Commerce Lil' Angels. There will be oppor

COMMERCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

Hoping to return Nativity to courthouse

For the past few years, a Nativity scene has graced the grounds of the Hunt County Courthouse. The decoration was the idea of former Greenville resident Manuel Ignacio Alvarez, who was responsible for storing the materials and assembling - along with some volunteer helpers - the Nativity each Christ

GREENVILLE HERALD-BANNER - 2017-11-24 11:45:00

FISH provides more than 1,000 meals this Thanksgiving

Hunt County Shared Ministries (FISH) helped more than 1,000 families have a Thanksgiving dinner this year. Volunteers through the "Hunt County Gives" program helped fill boxes featuring an assortment of nonperishable food items, including the basics for a holiday meal, including a frozen turkey. App

GREENVILLE HERALD-BANNER - 2017-11-23 12:30:00

A merry time planned for downtown Saturday

It will be a festive time in downtown this Saturday, ending with the first Merry Wells nighttime Christmas parade and festivities. "Shop Local & Win!" will celebrate Small Business Saturday with the 50 local merchants taking part giving double stamps on purchases during the day. Cards turned in by M


Suspect rams a police car during a south Tulsa chase

A man is in custody following a police chase in south Tulsa. Police say a woman was the victim of a hit and run accident near 61st and Highway 169. The woman followed the suspect while calling police and directed them to her location. Suspect rams a police car during a south Tulsa chase Holiday Patr

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-11-25 06:02:21

Tulsa Marine helping other vets get back on their feet

A Green Country veteran threw aside a comfortable career to give back to his brothers and sisters. To him, they're more than couches and Santas and a scooter. They're Marcus Morgan's passion. "Pretty much any way that he could help," says Cory Van Putten. "He did help." "Him and his wife both had gr

KTUL - 2017-11-24 22:04:12

Fire in Texas Walmart caught on camera

Jackie Sinclair recorded the fire and posted it online while shopping at the store on Walton Way. The post includes three videos and shows the flames behind the Jewelry & Watches section in the store. "How did this happen?" Sinclair said in one of the videos. "Time to go ... that's a little too big

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-11-24 22:30:17

Kansas City holiday train plans Oklahoma stops

Quick Facts: A holiday train will make stops in Oklahoma. Kansas City holiday train plans Oklahoma stops Stolen car leads police to suspected credit card thief British police respond to incident at London's Oxford Circus station According to their online schedule, Kansas City Southern Holiday Expres

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-11-24 20:10:50

Local woman shows families how to shop trendy for cheap at Goodwill

"Whether you are working with a tight budget or you have a lot of money, your kids are going to grow fast and I don't know about anybody else but I would rather be able to spend my money on other things than clothes that they will be able to wear for just a couple of months," Gillingham said. (KTUL)

KTUL - 2017-11-24 22:17:22

Community helping family after losing everything in Thanksgiving house fire

The smoke is clear and the heartbreak is settling in for Greta. As her five kids look around what's left of their home, she remembers her sixth child that should be here. (KTUL) Friday in Henryetta, the kindness of strangers plus a whole lot of friends are helping a police officer in need. On Thanks

KTUL - 2017-11-24 22:07:33

The Bail Project coming to Tulsa in nationwide initiative to help low-income defendants

The leader behind a legal aid organization advocating for mothers in north Tulsa was motivated by what she saw here to choose Tulsa for a nationwide initiative that helps low-income defendants remain out of custody while their cases proceed through court. Starting in January, The Bail Project will i

TULSA WORLD - 2017-11-24 06:00:00

Deputies release photo of suspect in Tulsa Family Dollar robbery

TULSA, Okla. - A Tulsa Family Dollar Store was robbed Thursday, according to the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office. Officials said a man with a mask entered the store near East 56th Street North and Peoria and implied he had a gun. Deputies release photo of suspect in Tulsa Family Dollar robbery Tally's

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-11-24 03:04:22

A. A. Kingston Middle School in Potsdam names its students of the block

POTSDAM -- Students of the block for the first block of the school year were recently acknowledged at A. A. Kingston Middle School in Potsdam. Students are selected on the basis of scholastic achievement, citizenship, and extra curricular activities. Outstanding effort and attitude are highly valued

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-24 15:30:00

Variety of classes planned at Potsdam library over coming days

The library's children's programs are run and/or organized by our children's librarian, Rebecca Donnelly. The programs are held in the mezzanine, the upstairs play space located at the back of the Potsdam Public Library. For more information email [email protected] or call 315-265-7230. Curious Cubs

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-25 01:35:00

Potsdam High School offering 5-hour pre-licensing course

POTSDAM -- Potsdam High School is holding a 5-hour pre-licensing course Nov. 28 and 29, from 7-9:30 p.m. both nights. To register, bring $40 and a valid permit to the high school main office by 3 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 27. POTSDAM -- Potsdam High School is holding a 5-hour pre-licensing course Nov. 28

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-24 22:40:00

Former Clarkson women's hockey coachs speaks to Potsdam students

POTSDAM -- Shannon Derosiers, former co-head coach of Clarkson university's women's hockey team, who currently works in donor relations at CU, spoke to the students of A.A. Kingston Middle School about the character strengths of bravery, creativity, curiosity, and teamwork. She used examples from he

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-24 19:52:00