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  • 2015 is expected to go into the record books this weekend, as continuing rainfall throughout the watershed seems destined to push Lake Texoma past its all-time high.
  • (L-R) Allen Sanderson, President of the Friends of Sam Rayburn; Roy and Linda Floyd
  • You have to believe that somewhere Charlie Christian threw back his head and laughed Thursday night as soon as the first string of notes came flying out of Phil Cristino's guitar.
  • On June 2, 2015 the Denton County Office of History and Culture opens a new exhibit featuring the medical collection of Dr. William McCormick at the Denton County Historical Park. Ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 12:00 p.m.
  • Home Hospice of Grayson, Cooke, and Fannin Counties is hosting a four-part grief support seminar to help those who have lost a loved one find a new beginning. As the cool rainy season of spring comes to a close and the warm summer begins, it's easy to think about new beginnings. Many who have experienced a loss of a loved one are looking for just that -- a new beginning.
  • 1953 Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay become the first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest, on Tenzing Norgay's (adopted) 39th birthday. Sir Edmund Percival Hillary KG ONZ KBE (20 July 1919 11 January 2008) was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist. On 29 May 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest. They were part of the ninth British expedition to Everest, led by John Hunt. Hillary was named by Time as one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century.