Aaron Orsak sits in a small studio apartment, the sort of place that is both homey and functional for his needs. Surrounding him are several guitars and enough sound equipment to create professional quality music recordings. While he uses his time to mix projects and teach students of all ages guitar, by this summer, he'll have opened a podcasting studio downtown for people who want their own online show.
Claire Plemons, a member of Blooming Grove FFA, caught a calf during Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo’s Calf Scramble, earning a $500 purchase certificate for a show heifer and the chance for up to $10,000 in scholarship awards Saturday, Feb. 4. Plemons is the daughter of John Paul Plemons and Dlynn Davis. Her award was sponsored by Miranda’s Mexican Restaurant and Cantina of Burleson.
The winner of the 2016 Texas State NWTF $2,000 Scholarship is Sarah Starks of the Cottonwood Creek Chapter, according to the NWTF Newsletter No. 37.
Sarah graduated from Carroll Senior High School in Southlake, Texas and will attend the University of Oklahoma majoring in Biomedical Engineering.
Paul and Sherry Clagett of Corsicana are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Megan Elizabeth Clagett to Samuel Bryan Hernandez, son of Ruben and Dalia Hernandez of Corpus Christi.
Milano's Pizza in Kerens recently hosted a ribbon cutting with the Kerens Chamber of Commerce. Milano's offers delivery, and customers have raved about the fresh salads as well as the pizzas.
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The Pearce Museum in the Cook Education Center at Navarro College is always in need of quality volunteers. For those interested in this unique opportunity to help with Gallery tours and behind the scenes projects, please contact us at 903-875-7642 for details or go to pearcemuseum.com/support/.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — One moment, Syed Rizwan Farook was sitting at a table with colleagues at a holiday gathering for county health employees. Then suddenly he disappeared, leaving his coat on his chair.
A 15-year-old Blooming Grove High School student was stabbed by another 15-year-old student Wednesday while waiting for school to begin for the day. The victim’s injuries were not life threatening, said Blooming Grove ISD Superintendent Marshall Harrison.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — As many as three gunmen believed to be wearing military-style gear opened fire Wednesday at a Southern California social services center, killing at least 14 people and wounding more than a dozen others, authorities said.
A Blooming Grove High School student was stabbed in the leg by another high school student Wednesday morning while in the cafeteria. The student's injuries are reported to be non-life threatening.
PALESTINE – State District Judge Deborah Oakes Evans amended her gag orders in the East Texas mass murders case Tuesday to restrict lawyers and law officers from talking to reporters but specifically not restraining news coverage.
Those impacted by the floods of October can register with FEMA for federal assistance at the Disaster Survivor Assistance Center open at the Navarro Center Mall, 800 N Main St. in Corsicana. The center will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
As the holidays near and stores fill with customers it’s time to focus on food, family and all there is to be thankful for. For some Navarro County residents, however, the holidays can be a time of worry and anxiety over not having enough to eat.
Whitney Hawk has been named a detective with the Criminal Investigation Division of the Corsicana Police Department. Hawk transferred from the agency's patrol division. She was presented with her detective's badge Monday by Corsicana Police Chief Randy Bratton.
DALLAS – Weather permitting, all westbound mainlanes of I-20 at I-45 and all northbound main lanes of I-45 at I-20 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. every night this week for bridge work. At the same time, these direct connect ramps will be closed:
A Disaster Survivor Assistance Center will open Tuesday, 12/1/2015 at the Navarro Center Mall, 800 N Main St. in Corsicana for those impacted by flooding in October. The center will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Corsicana Police are investigating burglaries of two doctors’ offices and several administrative offices at Navarro Regional Hospital, discovered by medical staff on Friday.
PALESTINE, Tex. – The state judge who last Friday granted the defense request for a sweeping prior-restraint motion affecting news coverage of the East Texas mass murder case has issued a second, less restrictive gag order.
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Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday that President Barack Obama has declared the state's request for a presidential disaster declaration for the flooding experienced in the state in October.
PALESTINE – The district court in Palestine has approved a defense attorney’s gag order to restrict news coverage of the recent campsite murders of six victims, including evidence and testimony presented in pretrial proceedings.
Brookshire Holdings, the parent company of Brookshire's Grocery Company, announced Monday that it is no longer exploring the possibility of selling the family-owned company.
Adacia Chambers didn’t meet the legal standard to be considered under the influence of alcohol when she drove her car through a crowd of people during the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade, according to documents filed this week in Payne County (Oklahoma) District Court.
AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to always celebrate responsibly and to make safe driving habits a priority during the heavily traveled Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
The Navarro County Commissioners voted to lift the burn ban Monday. Commissioners were reluctant because of the wet conditions of unimproved land around the county which may cause emergency response vehicles to get stuck while fighting off-road fires.
AUSTIN — Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller is delaying millions of dollars in regulatory fee hikes following pushback from the powerful ranch and farming lobby as well as Republican lawmakers who rejected his pleas for more state funding.
The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for Navarro County and much of North Texas from 10 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday. In addition, a Wind Advisory is in effect through 3 p.m. Saturday.
PALESTINE - Anderson County District Attorney Allyson Mitchell said Friday she will ask for the death penalty in prosecuting the case against the man accused of killing six members of two families at a campsite near Tennessee Colony.
Shortly before Hallmark would have traditionally launched its seasonal commercial heart-warmers, the greeting-card giant made a surprising confession: This year, for the first time ever, it would spend nothing on holiday TV ads.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved a contract award of $105,980,139 million to build a new location relief route for State Highway 31 along the southern outer edge of Corsicana from three miles west of FM 2555 to three miles east of I-45.
PALESTINE – The six people murdered at a Tennessee Colony campsite were shot to death in two separate incidents, the Anderson County Sheriff’s arrest affidavit in the case disclosed Wednesday.
SAINT-DENIS, France (AP) — Heavily armed French SWAT teams swooped in Wednesday and neutralized a cell that was planning to launch new attacks, firing 5,000 rounds during an hours-long battle that left at least two people dead, including a woman who exploded an explosives belt, a prosecutor said.
PALESTINE, Tex. – Authorities said the sole survivor of the mass murder of six people at an East Texas campsite over the weekend alerted them to the killings and identified the man arrested in the carnage.
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