Lifestyles
  • Picture this...you're sitting in historic downtown Bonham and visiting with friends after you have just polished off a great ribeye...now it's time for Cody Canada and the Departed to take the stage. Welcome to the Fannin Agricultural Association's second annual Steaks on Main Ribeye Cook-off coming up April 13 in historic downtown Bonham.
  • The art gallery at Sky Tower inside Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant has been updated to feature a special collection in honor of Choctaw Women’s Month in April. The most recent installment in the art gallery is called "Chahta Ohoyo Imponna: Talented Choctaw Women" and highlights female Choctaw artists whose work will be featured in Choctaw Nation’s newest resort, Choctaw Landing, in Hochatown.
  • 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Saturday, April 13 at the Multipurpose Complex
  • Saturday, April 13
  • Patio weather is upon us, and the Kimbell Happy Hour offers both indoor and courtyard seating, a varied live music lineup, beer, wine, and snacks—all amidst masterpieces in an iconic building.
  • You can get an awesome handmade bowl while also supporting our cause. All proceeds benefit the crisis center.
  • Purchase tickets at Northeast Texas Children's Museum or call 903-886-6055.
  • Springtime is upon us and it's time to start the vegetable garden. When planting your garden keep in mind which plants make good neighbors and can help each other grow and produce their full potential.
  • Upper Trinity Regional Water District is implementing a mandatory two-day-per-week watering schedule for residents in its service area, including Denton and Collin counties. To incentivize residents, Upper Trinity is rolling out a 'Pledge 2 Water No More than Two Days a Week' campaign. "More than half the water used in North Texas during the summer is for outdoor watering, which amounts to billions of gallons applied to yards annually," said Upper Trinity’s Executive Director Larry Patterson.
  • The Grayson County Historical Society will be holding their meeting Tuesday April 09, 2024 at 6:30 p.m. at Frontier Village located at Loy Lake Park. Our guest speaker is John Baecht who is known for his magnificent work of axe handles and bow carving out of the Osage orange tree or as most of us know it as "horse apple".
  • Open to the public Monday - Friday! Breakfast is served From 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Lunch is served from 11:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Hooper's Hope Women's Cancer Support Group supports all women that have or have had any type cancer. We meet the second Monday of each month.
  • The Allen’s Point Cemetery Association will have a business meeting 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 7 in the fellowship hall of Allen’s Point Baptist church.
  • You are invited to Bill Nash's "CD Release Party & Concert" at Harmony House Concerts on Saturday, April 20, '24, 3:00-5:00 pm. Bill has just released his 4th CD, Looking out my Picture Window, a compilation of songs written while living in Colorado; Taos, NM; and now in Rockwall, TX. Harmony House is a welcoming vintage dwelling that was reclaimed and moved to Wildscape Acres on acreage located about 10 miles north of Bonham and 65 miles NE of the metroplex. Up next on May 18, Harmony House will welcome Ellis Paul back to this intimate setting.
  • Choctaw Landing, the Choctaw Nation's newest 100-bed luxury resort and casino, located in Hochatown, Oklahoma, is open and accepting bookings. The resort opened its doors Wednesday, April 3, leading into its official grand opening on May 23, 2024. "There has been so much excitement around Choctaw Landing, and we are thrilled to be open to guests who are planning to stay at the resort and to those who are just interested in visiting our casino and mercantile," said Amy Davis, Choctaw Landing general manager. "Choctaw Landing is located about an hour north of the Oklahoma/Texas border and we are the perfect place to getaway and unwind."
  • Fish fry, all the trimmings and desserts! Saturday, April 6 at Ector ISD cafeteria!
  • GoopMassta, Laura Moore, The Town Listens, acrylic and airblush on limited edition print, 30” x 23”. Laura Moore Fine Art Studios presents Project 1O3 a large art collaboration project. Inspired by Basquiat x Warhol Painting Four Hands and influenced by Fluxus mail art tradition, Project 1O3 was born. (photo credit: Laura Moore)
  • Fannin County AgriLife Extension will host A MATTER OF BALANCE on Tuesdays beginning April 2. This 8-week program will be held at the Bonham TEAM Center at 806 W. 16th Street every Tuesday from April 2-May 21 from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Please join us if you are concerned about falls, have fallen in the past, have restricted your activities due to falling concerns, or have an interest in improving balance, flexibility, and strength.
  • Open to the public Monday - Friday! Breakfast is served From 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Lunch is served from 11:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 2, 9:00 a.m. - Breakfast at Bill Smith’s Café, 233 E. Jefferson St, Van Alstyne.
  • Guest speaker: Senator Bryan Hughes
  • Spend Easter Weekend at the most beautiful place in Dallas! Pack a picnic and enjoy live musical performances and lively bands on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn. Guest of all ages will enjoy a special Spring Market with favorite local artisan vendors showcasing their goods. Be inspired by Window to the Wild’s birds beautiful colors and feathers, and unmatched ability to compose symphony songs.
  • Straight outta the '80s and '90s rock scene, here comes 78 Live, the next band scheduled to play at Powder Creek Pavilion in Bonham. Come and enjoy the best classic rock band in Fannin County. 78 Live, it’s a combination of classic rock, party, and dance music. Most of all, it’s a good time.
  • 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Call for reservations 903-583-2779
  • The eggs you dye for Easter should ideally be on the smaller side for the best results. Larger eggs will tend to be splotchier and less uniform in color. (Adam Russell/Texas A&M AgriLife)
  • As Easter approaches, the iconic Southfork Ranch will transform its grand atrium into a festive spot for friends and family. The lavish destination is hosting an Easter brunch on Saturday, March 30 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. In addition to the delicious brunch offerings, children can embark on an exciting Easter egg hunt filled with fun surprises. And remember – don’t go home without taking your 4x6 photo souvenir with the one and only Easter Bunny.
  • Activities for kids, teens and adults!
  • (L-R) Country artists Wade Bowen, Randy Rogers and Lukas Nelson. The T3R Texas Music & Radio Awards held its 14th Annual T3R Texas Music & Radio Awards on Monday, March 25,2024, at Texas Live! in Arlington, Texas.





  • Susan Hawkins will be the speaker and give a presentation on the War of 1812.
  • This was the winning entry in 2013. Once again, the Fannin County Children’s Center is seeking children’s artwork for their annual contest. Children and youth ages 18 and under are invited to enter their work of art for a chance to win prizes and help other children. Artwork must be turned in by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 25 at the Children’s Center at 112 West Fifth in Bonham. Feel free to reach out with any questions!