Cooke County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cooke County, TX. (Page 9)

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  1. Abbott discusses Red River property issues during Gainesville stopRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    ... in a 116-mile parcel of land along the Texas/Oklahoma border has caused some angst for farmers and ranchers in Cooke County. What is your reaction to the BLM's interest in Texas land? Already, I have filed 30 lawsuits, against the current ...

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  2. Day of fishing at Keneteso ParkRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    ... WIldlife game warden Stormy McCuistion at the special youth fishing day held Wednesday. Kids from all across Cooke County gathered at Gainesville's Keneteso Park to participate in this annual event. Cooke County game warden Darla Barr organizes the ...

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  3. Sharpshooter qualifies for stateRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    - Nick Springs, a member of Cooke County 4-H, was high point individual at the District-4, 3-position[3-P] Rifle match at the Maxey Rifleman's Gun near Paris on April 26. With this win, he has qualified to compete at the State 3-P Rifle match. The event will be held in Victoria in early June.

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  4. DPS files charges in connection with bus crashRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    ... after 7 a.m., Thursday morning, according to a DPS news release. One of the bus passengers was transported by Cooke County Emergency Medical Services to North Texas Medical Center for treatment, the report stated. Later that morning, the report ...

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  5. Greg Abbott visits TexomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... seeking to take Texas land but says he'll fight for all North Texas property owners. "From what I hear around Cooke County people are rightfully frustrated about the federal government coming in seeming to cease their property and we don't need the ...

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  6. TxDOT announces future projects for Cooke CountyRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    The Texas Department of Transportation provided a three-year update for road safety and maintenance projects in Cooke County at a meeting earlier this month.

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  7. Commissioners talk property on state borderRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    Cooke County Commissioners continued, at Monday's court meeting, a discussion about the Bureau of Land Management's recent interest in some property along the Texas/Oklahoma border.

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  8. VISTO recognizes dedicated volunteersRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    ... Charlene Meek donated 159 hours last year to assist VISTO with food distribution for the food-insecure of Cooke County. "It means a lot to me that she won this award," VISTO volunteer coordinator Suzanne Yeager said. "I've worked with her pretty ...

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  9. Ranchers fear agency could seize their landRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    Gainesville - Some Cooke County ranch owners are watching with apprehension as the Bureau of Land Management eyes a 116-acre strip of land known as the Red River Management area along the Texas/Oklahoma border.

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  10. Eats Beat: Lots of lavender lunching at Cooke County herb farmRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    The tiny cafe on a lavender farm in Cooke County offers lunches and desserts weekends on a screened-in patio.

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  11. Bilyeu faces two challengers for Sanger Place 2 positionRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... salesman. All three men agree that growth is on the horizon for this city of 7,000 near the Denton and Cooke county lines. No one has challenged Mayor Thomas Muir in his bid for a third term. He was first elected mayor in 2010 after serving three ...

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  12. 911 call centers receive new equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... is one of those six, along with the Bonham, Gainesville, and Whitesboro Police Departments, as well as the Cooke County Sheriff's Office, and the Fannin County Sheriff's Office, which got their new equipment installed Wednesday. "It's going to ...

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  13. Courthouse ribbons stand to serve as reminderRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    With April being Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention month, 138 blue ribbons dot the Gainesville courthouse lawn as a reminder of Cooke County children who currently have been placed into foster homes due to abusive or neglectful home situations.

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  14. Paxton speaks at Kiwanis ClubRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    Gainesville - Callie Paxton, Victim Assistance Coordinator for Cooke County, spoke at the Tuesday Kiwanis Club regarding the rewards of advocating for those who are victims of various types of assault.

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  15. Gainesville expanding Water Treatment PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | KXII-TV Sherman

    The city of Gainesville is expanding its water treatment plant. They say their plans will actually help conserve groundwater and hopefully draw new businesses to Cooke County.

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  16. Volunteer has left lifelong legacyRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    She's spent 90 years as a resident of Cooke County, 24 years as a kindergarten teacher and more than 10,000 hours of volunteer service at North Texas Medical Center.

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  17. Callisburg High School hosts Shattered Dreams programRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    Callisburg ISD and Cooke County First Responders, led by Cooke County Game Warden Darla Barr and Capt.

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  18. Commissioners recognize CASA, libraryRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    Cooke County Commissioners Court approved a proclamation Monday declaring April 13-19 National Library Week in Cooke County.

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  19. West Nile virus updateRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    ... collaborations to prevent a potential recurrence by trapping and testing mosquitoes earlier in the year. The Cooke County Emergency Management office participated in early trapping and testing of mosquitoes and continued additional activities on a ...

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  20. Officers eliminate methamphetamine operationRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 | Gainesville Daily Register

    Investigators with the Cooke County Sheriff's Office Drug Enforcement Unit, assisted by agents with the Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE/ERO/Dallas, Fugitive Operations Team 3, as well as CCSO patrol, and the Property Crimes Enforcement Unit, dismantled a large-scale methamphetamine distribution operation ... (more)

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