Lifestyles
  • The tree lighting ceremony will begin shortly after 6:00 p.m. featuring Santa Claus, who will stay to greet children until 10:30 p.m. Santa's workshop will offer holiday photo opportunities for families. Three candy-theme sculpted elements are a great spot for children to explore and have a family photo taken as kids wait to see Santa Claus. photo by David Alvey of last year's event
  • Saturday, November 22 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Sherman Municipal Ballroom
  • On Friday night, Harmony House Concerts welcomes one of the new voices on the songwriters circuit when Allie Farris steps up to the microphone at 7:00 p.m.
  • It is with regret and sorrow that Friends of Fannin County Critters (FFCC) announces it will be shutting down its organization and will cease distributing certificates on November 22, 2014. This move is being made due to a lack of volunteers as well as long-term fundraising needs. We encourage everyone who has a certificate to please use it as they will be void the end of January, 2015.
  • A benefit for the Sunnyside Cemetery of Savoy will be held Sunday afternoon, Nov. 23, at 3:00PM at the old Methodist church building on the corner of Commerce and Fowler St. A gospel singing, featuring Brent Frailicks, will be the highlight of the day with a Thanksgiving Dessert Auction following. All proceeds to benefit the cemetery.
  • Connelle Peace has been selected as Artist of the Month for Legend Bank. Her work is on display at Legend Bank located at 502 North Center Street, Bonham, Texas. You can also stop by the Creative Arts Center located at 200 West 5th Street, Bonham, Texas to see more of her work.
  • The Morning Star Academy Christmas float circles the square during last year's parade. The 2014 Bonham Christmas Holiday Parade and Event will be held Friday, November 21.
  • So, what’s a graphic novel, anyway? Those of you with teens would probably recognize one and for those of you with a true fan of the genre at home you’ve most likely experienced the unique mania that goes hand in hand with these books. An entire subculture revolves around intricate plot lines, characters from other worlds, and their equally zany costumes.
  • For a "jolly old elf" who's supposed to be shining up the reindeer harness and quality checking toys before shipment, Old St. Nicholas makes a lot of public appearances around this time of year, and the Bonham Public Library is honored to be included in his busy schedule! Bring the kids and grandkids to "Storytime with Santa" on Monday, December 22. Santa will join us for our regular storytime event at 6:00 p.m. and will visit with children and listen to holiday wishes after the activities.

  • Fannin County Extension Agent Bethany Arie will be the guest speaker at the next F-PIE event to be held on Wednesday, November 19 at 2:00 p.m. at the TEAM Center, 806 West 16th Street in Bonham. The theme will be “Christmas Gift Ideas That Won’t Bust Your Budget.”
  • As it turns out, Texans aren't the only ones captivated by the story of the Alamo. British pop music legend Phil Collins was in San Antonio Tuesday, October 28 to deliver the Collins Collection, widely considered to be the biggest and best collection of Alamo artifacts in the world. photo credit: © Arturo San Martin, Jr.

  • Park Place Premier Collection introduced the Rolls-Royce Ghost II at The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas with a celebration of the finest in luxury.

    Gentlemen’s Night Out a celebration of the finest
  • 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