Fannin County

Fannin County
3:33 pm
Wed September 24, 2014

Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir proposal put on hold

The Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir, if built, would flood about 16,500 acres in Fannin County.
North Texas Municipal Water District

A proposed new lake in Fannin County is still awaiting final approval from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Before that can happen, those who would be directly affected by the proposed Lower Bois d’Arc Creek Reservoir will have the chance to present their case to the Texas Office of Administrative Hearings.

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality commissioners met on Sept. 24 in Austin and referred the cases of those parties who had proved to TCEQ that the new lake would impact them or their land to the Texas Office of Administrative Hearings.

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2014 Elections
3:13 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

GOP primary: Fannin Co. ballot

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Regional and county offices

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Fannin County
1:15 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Officals investigate death near Bonham

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The Fannin County Sheriff's Department is investigating a "suspicious" death that occurred in a rural area north of Bonham over the weekend.

Sherman-based KXII-TV reports that a woman died early Sunday morning near the intersection of FM 273 and FM 1396. The report quotes Fannin County Sheriff Donnie Foster as saying that a vehicle was involved in the incident. A man has been taken into custody in connection with the case, the report said. The intersection is about two miles north of Lake Bonham.

Tomorrow's Water Today
7:59 am
Mon January 20, 2014

Lake Bonham keeps community self-sufficient

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Not all Texas towns have a single, reliable, city-owned source for municipal water. But the City of Bonham does: 65-acre Lake Bonham, which also provides recreation for the area.

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Fannin County
8:48 am
Wed October 2, 2013

Medicare changes could hurt Bonham hospital

Red River Regional Hospital's David Conejo.

Red River Regional Hospital CEO David Conejo discusses how proposed Medicare reimbursement changes could affect Fannin County's only hospital.

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Delta County
4:52 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Lending a helping hand

Cooper Youth recently helped clean up and repair local houses as part of the Delta County Missions Week.
Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

This summer the New Life Baptist Church Youth Group – lead by Youth Pastor Lonnie Sanders – has been hard at work.

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Tomorrow's Water Today
8:04 am
Mon July 22, 2013

An unnatural canyon in Northeast Texas

The steep cliffs of the North Sulphur's riverbed.
Mark Haslett KETR

Most Northeast Texas rivers meander through lush, dense vegetation. The North Sulphur is different.

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Tomorrow's Water Today
7:05 am
Mon July 8, 2013

When the North Sulphur was a swamp

Land near the North Sulphur River that would be submerged under the proposed Lake Ralph Hall. The area was once a swamp.
Mark Haslett KETR

The plan to build Lake Ralph Hall in southern Fannin County is mainly a response to the region's water needs. But there's an environmental aspect with its roots in the area's natural history.

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Fannin County
3:34 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Fannin county man, 86, reported missing

A Silver Alert has been issued for an 86 year old man out of Fannin County,

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Fannin County
3:21 pm
Thu June 13, 2013

Joe Strong, county commissioner, dies

Commissioner Joe Strong

Joe Strong, Fannin County Commissioner for Precinct 4, died on Wednesday.

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Voter Guide 2013: Fannin Co.
11:08 am
Wed May 8, 2013

Ladonia alderman race highlights Fannin contests


Eight candidates are running for three seats in Ladonia's race for alderman.

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Mary Clark Traveler
12:27 pm
Tue March 26, 2013

A beautiful time to be had in Bonham

Bust of Sam Rayburn, Displayed at Bonham's Sam Rayburn Library

You needn't book a flight to faraway lands for an enlightening adventure. Mary stays local and finds a treasure trove of interesting history during her visit to Bonham, in Fannin County.

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Fannin County
4:21 pm
Thu February 14, 2013

After fire, church community endures

Rev. Ken Sheppard-Mahaffey delivers the homily during a Feb. 13 Ash Wednesday service at Mackenzie United Methodist Church in Honey Grove.
Mark Haslett

In the Fannin County town of Honey Grove, one Ash Wednesday service was different this year.

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8:17 am
Thu September 27, 2012

Concerns Over Lack of Military Absentee Voting in Fannin County

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BONHAM - With just over a month remaining before the November 6 General Election, voters are preparing to make their choices for President and on down to the local level.

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7:46 am
Wed July 4, 2012

Stabbing in Fannin County leaves three hospitalized

John P Tretbar

Three have been hospitalized after a stabbing Tuesday morning in Fannin County.

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