Guests for February's installment of the President's Table include Dr. Mary Hendrix and Dr. Susan Weaver to discuss the Star Award with the Mesquite ISD, Dr. Larry Lemanski on the school's pursuit of a nursing program and cast members from the upcoming presentation of "Always? Patsy Cline." The show is hosted by A&M-Commerce President Dan Jones.
Commerce – A fourth candidate has filed for the Commerce City Council. Bob Monday is looking to retain his seat as Council Place 4.
He is currently unopposed in his quest for a second straight term, as is Mayor Quay Throgmorton, who filed last week. Billie Biggerstaff is seeking re-election for Place 2 while Douglas Rohrabaugh is challenging.
Bonham – Authorities say an 80-year-old man out for a walk yesterday morning near Bonham was struck and killed by a school bus.
Andrew Dosser was struck by a BISD bus around 7 a.m. No students were on board at the time. Officials say it was not yet daylight, and Dosser was wearing dark clothes.
Superintendent Sonny Cruse said the school bus driver and the bus monitor on board will not face any disciplinary action. Neither were injured in the accident, which occurred near FM 1396 in the Lake Bonham area north of town.