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  • For local gardeners, it's ready, set, grow! With the onset of warmer weather and some gardens finally dry enough to prepare for spring gardens, gardeners were able to shop for a variety of flowers and vegetables at the 11th Annual Garden, Lawn and Home Expo. photo by Allen Rich
  • It is spring, and change is in the air. All over Collin County gardeners are eagerly awaiting the area's premier plant sale ... the Annual CCMGA Plant Sale. Gardeners in the know are in on the secret ... the CCMGA Plant sale offers some of the best plants, at the best prices!
  • Colton Gilbreath entertains the crowd Saturday in Denison. photo by Allen Rich
  • 1853 birth of Vincent van Gogh, Dutch painter. Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March 1853 29 July 1890) was a major Post-Impressionist painter. He was a Dutch artist whose work had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. His output includes portraits, self portraits, landscapes and still lifes of cypresses, wheat fields and sunflowers. Van Gogh drew as a child but did not paint until his late twenties; he completed many of his best-known works during the last two years of his life. In just over a decade he produced more than 2,100 artworks, including 860 oil paintings and more than 1,300 watercolors, drawings, sketches and prints, however he only managed to sell one painting during his lifetime.
  • The Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft is seen as it launches to the International Space Station with Expedition 43's NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko and Gennady Padalka of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) onboard Friday, March 27 (Saturday, March 28 Kazakh time) from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. image credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls