Entertainment
  • Mel Tillis to headline September 18 Threadgill Concert with special guest Tommy Alverson
  • Now, with almost 100 concerts under their belts, Dave Wickerham and Dick Kroeckel have performed together all over the country to rave reviews. On Sept. 20, these two keyboardists will once again bring their talents to the McKinney Performing Arts Center where their creative partnership began. Dave has taken his mastery of the theater organ all over the world, playing to sold out houses from Europe to Australia. Dick has been called by one music publication, “The greatest saloon piano player alive today.”
  • First Hand Productions recently announced it will bring World Vision’s With Every Act of Love Tour to Sherman’s Kidd-Key Auditorium, Thursday, October 23, 2014, benefitting local non-profit organization, First Hand Texoma. This event is the only Texas date of the multi-state tour. Tickets range from $12 to $20 and can be purchased online.

  • Free National Childhood Cancer Awareness Concert & Prayer Vigil September 20 at Watters Creek in Allen
  • This past November the Fireball Run online television series selected Frisco, Texas as its 2014 green flag city. With just weeks until the September 27 live production of the action adventure competition series, producers announced former WWE Superstar “Raven” will host the show's eighth season. One of the 40 competing teams is Frisco Mayor Maher Maso and Councilman John Keating. Both men will leverage their participation to promote Frisco and to raise awareness for 7 year old Wendy Diaz, a child from Dallas last seen on April 22, 2012.
  • What an honor it is for Harmony House to host this iconic singer-songwriter on Sunday, September 14, 2014, 4;00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.! Anyone who has listened to Pettis' music will understand why we feel fortunate that he booked a gig with us during his Texas tour, before returning to his Mintone, Alabama home.
  • The inaugural Bob Wills Fiddle Festival & Contest will be held at several locations in downtown Greenville from October 31 through November 2, attracting top fiddlers from across the nation, if not throughout the word, to compete in this prestigious three-day showdown. To top it off, The Time Jumpers, featuring Vince Gill and Nashville session fiddler Larry Franklin, one of the famous "fiddlin' Franklins" from Whitewright, will take the stage at the 1,700 seat Greenville Municipal Auditorium Saturday night, November 1.
  • Celebrate the history of Texas Music at the Boyd Music Festival! Jim Boyd and Bill Boyd, native sons of Ladonia, are honored members of Texas Western Swing Hall of Fame and Bill Boyd has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his movies. In honor of their birthdays, the Boyd Music Festival will be held every September in the heart of Ladonia Texas!
  • Ford competing for its first Formula DRIFT manufacturer's cup, former DRIFT champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. and past winner Justin Pawlak competing in Ford Mustangs for the driver's championship
  • Listen to great music, visit adoptable dogs from Denison Animal Control -- at Grayson County Frontier Villaga & Museum
  • AJ Johnston and Kaitlyn Gaskill get ready to audition for Godspell at Grayson College.
  • Autumn & Arts Fest is slated for September 20. This free, family-friendly festival will be held 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. at Sherman Municipal Lawn and Ballroom.