Lifestyles
  • Equestrians start in De Kalb and ride to the Avery Volunteer Fire Department, where lunch will be provided for a donation. To camp the night before, a permit is required. Contact the De Kalb City Hall at 903.667.2400. These campsites are right next to the trail with electric/water hook up and waste dump, 4 - 20x20 horse stalls.
  • Virginia Moore was named the CASA Advocate of the Year. From left, Sandy Hood, Moore, and Jana Wood at the volunteer banquet for the Fannin County Childrenís Center. photo by Sandy Barber
  • Stonebridge United Methodist Church men's group hosted a car show over the weekend that benefited The Samaritan Inn. Thanks to the sponsors and attendees, a $10,000 donation will be made to Collin Countyís only homeless shelter.
  • Hella Shriners walked away with the Best of Parade Grand Prize. (photo by Allen Rich)
  • The Collin County Master Gardeners Association will be hosting tours of the international award-winning research and demonstration gardens at beautiful Myers Park and Event Center in McKinney, Texas on Saturday, June 6, 2015, from 9AM Ė Noon. For over six years CCMGA has partnered with the staff at Myers Park to install gardens that include perennials, annuals, crape myrtles, roses, vegetables and herbs, as well as demonstration gardens around the office and park entrance.
  • Are you the parent or caregiver for a child with special needs? Join us for a monthly parent support class for families with special needs children. Spend time with other parents who understand where you are coming from and can provide resources and support for you.
  • Memorial Day is almost here and many residents look forward to spending time at a lake or in a pool. The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) encourages residents to take precautions when swimming in a pool or open water. Most drowning fatalities occur between May and August, with the largest numbers in June and July. In Texas, 40 percent of drowning fatalities occur in home or apartment swimming pools.
  • The Bonham Public Library is excited to announce a series of computer classes now being offered FREE to the community on select Saturday mornings. Classes are open to anyone interested in attending.
  • North Texas no-kill shelter and Pets for Vets program are partnering to help transition to civilian life.
  • Open to the public
    Breakfast served 7:00-9:00 a.m.
    Lunch served 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Salad bar each weekday
    Grill is open for burgers
    Baked potatoes on request if ordered ahead of time
  • The Bonham Senior Citizens Center is open to ALL seniors aged 60 and older.
  • For first-time parents, childbirth is a great leap into the unknown. Itís hard to imagine what your childbirth experience will be like. Thatís why childbirth classes can be invaluable. They provide an opportunity to learn in-depth about what to expect and how to cope, including learning breathing and relaxation exercises and coaching techniques. Plus, our free classes allow you to share pregnancy stories with other expectant families.
  • Fred (not his real name) began drinking when he was 15 years old. By the time he was 19, he was a problem drinker and functioning alcoholic.
  • Carl Englutt was the recipient of the Golden Trowel Award on May 2, 2015 from Contantine #13 Masonic Lodge A.F. & A.M. in Bonham. Presenting him with his award is Worshipful Master Ira Hicks. His proud wife, Nina Englutt, also assisted in bestowing the lapel pin that goes along with the award.