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Texas Football: Rising 2022 high school star RB Jadarian Price offered  Hook 'Em Headlines

A potential top running back in-state for the 2022 cycle emerged for Texas football recruiting of late with Denison's Jadarian Price.



Area seniors graduate to SHS, DHS alums  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Hundreds of area students turned their tassels Saturday and were welcomed into their new alumni status. While Sherman High School held its commencement ...



Weekend FIVE: 5 events for graduation weekend  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

This weekend in Texoma will be filled with celebrations. Graduating classes from Sherman and Denison will be recognized at commencement ceremonies held ...



DISD seats newest board members  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The Denison Independent School District board of trustees swore in its newest members Tuesday night. The school board administered the oath of office to the ...



Student arrested for threatening to blow up Denison High School  KXII-TV

A 17-year-old Denison High School student was arrested Monday after he told classmates he was going to blow up the school.



Denison High School students battle it out for culinary competition  KXII-TV

'Chopped' came to life Thursday in the Denison High School kitchen as a group of culinary students competed to head to a state contest.



9th grader who threatened to "shoot up" Denison HS arrested  KXII-TV

A 9th grade Denison High School student was taken in to custody Thursday afternoon for threatening to 'shoot up the school,' police and school officials said ...



Denison ISD to add 2 full time school resource officers  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

After months of discussions, the city of Denison formalized an agreement this week with the Denison Independent School District for the hiring of two permanent ...



Former Denison High coach arrested for alleged inappropriate relationship  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Editor's note: This article contains graphic *content*. A former Denison High School coach was arrested on Wednesday after he allegedly engaged in an ...



Denison adds warning sirens at city parks  KTEN

The sirens come with new and updated technology to keep citizens informed.



Storm sirens installed in Denison  KXII-TV

The City of Denison installed three new severe weather sirens around town, with two more on the way.



DONNA HUNT: DHS Alumni to honor distinguished group  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

When fall rolls around, it is time for schools to not only get excited about sporting games like football, but it is the time when most schools recognize former ...



Denison ISD approves agreement for 2 new school resource officers  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The Denison Independent School District has finalized agreements that will allow it to hire two new, permanent school resource officers to provide security at ...



Denison's heritage: Yellow Jacket boats  KTEN

"My dad worked at the Yellow Jacket plant, so I was drawn to Yellow Jacket boats because of that," said Dennis Cheatham.



A+ Athlete: Lindsay Looney, Denison  KXII-TV

This week's A+ Athlete is Lindsay Looney of Denison High School.



Texoma schools prepare for severe weather  KXII-TV

Texoma schools are no stranger to severe weather, and they have plans in place to make sure kids are safe when in their care.



Best of Texoma 2019 Top 3 finalists revealed  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. Congratulations to all the Best of Texoma 2019 Top 3 Winners as determined from the results of the first ...



A+ Athlete: Ryan Riddle, Denison  KXII-TV

This week's A+ Athlete is Ryan Riddle of Denison High School. To say Ryan is a star student may an under statement. He is ranked number one in his class.



'Inappropriate relationship' investigated at Denison High  KTEN

"School personnel stated a relationship between a DISD teacher and adult student has allegedly been ongoing for a few months," police spokesman Lt. Mike ...



Texas high school student arrested after threat to blow up school  KWTX

A 17-year-old Texas high school student was arrested after a threat to blow up his school.



Denison ISD makes national honor roll for College Board's AP  KXII-TV

Denison ISD got a special academic honor for the first time this year.



DONNA HUNT: Colorful firsts gave Denison its start  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Sometime when I am looking for something special, I find the most interesting thing. Such was the case of today's column. This town has had some interesting ...



Denison High School restores, dedicates historic bell  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas -- A bell that dates back to 1874, when the city of Denison was only two years old, is now sitting on the high school campus.



Denison teacher being investigated for inappropriate relationship with student  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Denison Police have opened an investigation into alleged misconduct between a male Denison Independent School District educator and an 18-year-old ...



DONNA HUNT: High school quite different in 1920s  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

With school just getting underway in the area, I was thumbing through my very thick file on the old Denison High School, looking for some information about the ...



Back to school info for Sherman ISD, Denison ISD  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Students and families of the Sherman and Denison independent school districts are encouraged to review the following information and dates in preparation for ...



Denison ISD students, educators honored  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The Denison Education Foundation recently celebrated high-achieving students and the educators they say influenced them the most during the annual ...



Judge throws out baseball players case against DISD  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

A federal judge this week threw out a case filed by a former Denison High School baseball player back in 2016. The teen, Michael Wright, had alleged that ...



Family settles Denison ISD lawsuit for $500,000  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas (KXII) -- The family of a Denison ISD special needs student is getting a half million dollars after their child had a run-in with a teacher's aid.



GC graduates 500  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Grayson College celebrated student success at its spring commencement ceremony held Friday at the Cruce Stark Auditorium. Between the two ceremonies ...



Speed limit signs installed around Denison High School  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas -- A Texoma high school now has its long awaited school zone signs installed.



Ashburn’s Ice Cream mural to be restored  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

One of downtown Denison's longtime sights may soon get a facelift and return to the streetscape of Main Street. The owners of 613 W. Main recently announced ...



DONNA HUNT: Denison clippings bring back memories  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

After I wrote Sunday's column about the Liberty Bell coming to Denison in 1915, I started to think about other happenings in our early days that I have written ...



Pirate adventure helps introduce new Denison ISD teachers to community  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas (KXII) -- Before the first school bells ring, 68 new teachers at Denison ISD traveled to five different spots in Denison to go on a pirate adventure.



Denison High student wins world powerlifting title  KTEN

"I definitely want to break some world records next year," said 17-year-old Kailey Jones. "That's the ultimate goal."



DONNA HUNT: Denison doctor helped bring future president into world  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Since President's Day was actually Monday, I'm a little late with my column on the birth of one U.S. president that actually was born in Denison. This may be a ...



New Denison High School Reaching Final Stages of Construction  KTEN

DENISON, TX--- As Denison ISD nears the final stages of construction on its new high school, anticipation is definitely growing. Next fall, students will get to ...



City takes steps to develop old Denison High School property  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX -- The lot where the old Denison High School once stood is one step closer to being developed. Monday the city council voted once again to apply ...



Denison Industries shows off new 3D sand printer  KXII-TV

Denison Industries is hoping to draw some new business, with their new 3D printer.



New Speed Zone for Denison High School Approved  KTEN

DENISON, TX - The Denison City Council came to an unanimous agreement Monday, to put in a new speed zone in front of Denison High School.Since the ...



Denison ISD launches summer meal program  KXII-TV

According to the Texas Education Agency, about 46% of children in Grayson County are eligible for free meals. That's why Denison ISD is doing their part in ...



Ex-Denison HS teacher arrested for having an improper relationship with a student  KXII-TV

COLEMAN, TX -- A former Denison High School teacher was arrested Wednesday afternoon accused of having an improper relationship with a student. Denison ...



New Denison High School Plans  KXII-TV

The first pictures and video, of the new high school, came out this week. The animated video shows the nearly 300000 square foot building that will be built on ...



DONNA HUNT: Texoma’s Coney Island once thrived here  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The fall season is just a few days away and that means summer is almost over. But there was a time, a number of years ago, when a place not far from the ...



DONNA HUNT: Our Gang mystery may be solved  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The answer to a legend may have been solved here and it took the deaths of two of the main characters of a popular kid's show from 1922 through 1944 to prove ...



Denison teen uses his own name to sue district over comment and playing status  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

A Denison teen whose parents sued the district for him back in April of 2016, has now added his own name to the suit. When Michael Wright filed the case ...



Denison Education Foundation celebrates top students, educators  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Recognizing Denison High School's top students and their most influential educators, the Denison Education Foundation celebrated its annual "Scholars Among ...



PHOTO: Actors advance to bi-district contest | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville High School's One-Act Play cast advanced to the bi-district UIL competition after placing in the top three at the district competition Saturday, March 9, ...



New Denison High School months from completion  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX -- The new Denison High School is just months away from completion. Denison Superintendent, Dr. Henry Scott, says crews are laying bricks on ...



Suspect arrested in Denison murder  KXII-TV

A man wanted for a murder in Denison earlier this week was booked into the Grayson County Jail early Saturday morning.



Parents of special needs student sue DISD over alleged attack of child  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The parents of a special needs student at Denison High School have filed a federal lawsuit alleging that a DHS employee manhandled the student and that the ...



Local shelters, organizations overcrowding due to cold weather  KXII-TV

Places like the Grayson County Shelter and Family Promise in Sherman have been busier than usual with the freezing temperatures.



Denison actor reflects on life  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas (KXII) -- Denison resident David Harrod's love for acting started by watching the Little Rascals. This inspired him to want to be an actor. But that ...



Denison Homecoming parade to be held Thursday  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Correction: An earlier version of this article erred in listing the start time of the parade. The parade begins at 5:30 p.m. The 2016 Denison High School ...



Pottsboro, Sherman high schools among top campuses in Texas  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Grayson County school districts are no stranger to nationally recognized publications. And after "U.S. News & World Report" reviewed data for more than 21000 ...



Brian Hander announces candidacy for Denison City Council-Place 6  North Texas e-News

Brian Hander is a 2008 graduate of Denison High School and a 2014 graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy where he ...



Denison Unveils $66 M in Projects: High School, Munson Stadium  KTEN

DENISON, TX -- It was a week delayed, but worth the wait. Denison's revamped Munson Stadium has finally opened it's doors. The finishing touches are still ...



Denison robotics team wins big at Texas tournament  KXII-TV

Denison High School took first place at an area robotics tournament this weekend.



DONNA HUNT: Madonna Hospital followed city facility  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

There have been a lot of questions and comments on Facebook over the last few days about Madonna Hospital. I guess the demolition of Central Ward School ...



Former Denison teacher pleads guilty to improper relationship with a student  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas -- A former Denison High School teacher surrendered her teaching license Thursday, pleading guilty to a felony charge of having an improper ...



Denison ISD holds dedication and open house for new Scott Middle School  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX -- Denison ISD held a special dedication and open house for the newly renovated Scott Middle School.



Basketball games held in honor of Denison teacher battling leukemia  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas -- Denison ISD is rallying behind one of their own who was recently diagnosed with cancer.



Rep. Ratcliffe announces 2019 Congressional Art Competition People's Choice contest  North Texas e-News

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) announced the launch of the People's Choice contest for the 2019 Congressional Art Competition today. The contest includes top ...



Former Texoma teacher and football coach goes Hollywood on us  KXII-TV

DENISON, Texas -- A well known Texoma teacher and coach has gone Hollywood on us. If you look closely at some of the scenes from the HBO show The ...



Singer from Denison releases debut album  KTEN

DENISON -- Today is the debut of a new album by an artist from Denison. He's now touring the country to promote. Fans know Somo from his music.



These Were the Most-Performed High School Musicals of 2015/2016  Smithsonian.com

Each year, thousands of high schools in the United States climb ev'ry mountain, paint their wagons and realize that they're hopelessly devoted to you.



Former Denison HS principal named in cage fighting allegations at Dallas high school  KXII-TV

DALLAS ― School district documents show employees at a Dallas high school staged cage fights among troubled students making them settle their differences ...



Texoma flu season one of the worst in recent years  KXII-TV

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- In comparison to the last few nearly ten years, this year's flu season is one of the worst so far in Texoma, and local schools and hospitals ...



Denison Yellow Jacket DJ Jones Remembered  KTEN

Cartwright, OK--Dresean Jones, or better known as DJ, was a star on the Grid Iron for Denison High School, but early Friday morning his life was cut short.



Former Denison teacher accused of having sex with a student appears in court  KXII-TV

GRAYSON CO., Texas -- A former Denison High School teacher who's allegedly admitted to having sex with a student appeared in court Thursday morning.



Longtime Grayson Co. lawman leaves legacy of service  KXII-TV

Grayson County Sheriff Tom Watt announced on his Facebook page Wednesday morning that Grayson County Sheriff's Office Capt. Rickey Wheeler has lost his ...



DONNA HUNT: Playground with water pad coming to Forest Park  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

When summer arrives, children of Denison could have a brand new playground in Forest Park. The Denison Rotary Club is hoping to make that happen, ...



Texoma celebrates 30 years of partnering with Reba McEntire  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Local officials, volunteers and supporters joined with country music artist Reba McEntire Friday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Reba's Ranch House.



Local educators running for office in Oklahoma  KXII-TV

While others plan to keep on at the Capitol until the Legislature approves more funding, educators like Republican David Bullard, who filed for the District 6 ...



Denison Homicide Victim Found In Field Was Just Released From Prison  KTEN

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- We're learning more about the Denison man authorities found dead near Sherman yesterday.



Rep. Ratcliffe Student Program Launches for 2018-2019 School Year - Blue Ribbon News  Blue Ribbon News

(WASHINGTON – Jan. 17, 2019) Rep. John Ratcliffe's Congressional Student Leadership Program (CSLP) kicked off yesterday for high school sophomores and ...



Denison teacher indicted for improper relationship with student  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX-- A former Denison High School teacher accused of having an improper relationship with a student...has been indicted by a Grayson County ...



Yellow Jacket Boat Company resurfaces to help Denison school  KTEN

DENISON -- They were endorsed by Roy Rogers and marketed as the hottest vessel on the market in the 1950's. Yellow Jacket boats became anchored in ...



DDA prepping 159 acres along Hwy. 75 for future development  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Following Finisar Corp.'s arrival in Sherman, Denison is hoping to attract a major manufacturer for more than 150 acres of land the Denison Development ...



Denison friends, classmates talk about heroic pilot Capt. CB Sullenberger  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX ― C.B. “Sully” Sullenberger, the pilot who saved the lives of 150 passengers Thursday evening in New York, is remembered by his classmates ...



Denison ISD public campus tours to promote bond  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX--Denison I-S-D is preparing to ask voters for nearly $80 million in upgrades, but before election day, school leaders want the voters to see the ...



Texoma Halloween Events  KTEN

UPCOMING TEXOMA HALLOWEEN EVENTS(Weather Permitting)Abundant Life Texoma Halloween Festival1307 N. Washington Ave. DurantOct 31, 6 ...



Donna Hunt: Remembering John Hillerman  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Back in 1982, a group of schoolmates at St. Xavier's Catholic Academy gathered at St. Patrick's CCD Center for their annual barbecue benefit dinner. To the ...



Denison students learn about Black History  KXII-TV

DENISON,TX---Students ended Black History Month with a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. "We need to know where we've come from, so we don't end up ...



DONNA HUNT: Eating out: a pastime - Blogs  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

A pastime of many people today seems to be "eating out." If you don't believe me, try walking in and being seated immediately on a Friday night in most any ...



Carson and Barnes brings circus to town  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The Carson and Barnes Circus brought the big top and big animals from the past and present to Texoma Friday, when it stopped at Midway Mall for three days of ...



Denison HS student gets double lung transplant  KXII-TV

DENISON, TX - The National Network of Organ Donors says 19 people die every day in this country waiting for an organ transplant, but one Denison High ...



Details emerge in DJ Jones murder investigation  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK - According to an OSBI affidavit, obtained by KXII, former Denison High School football star D.J. Jones may have been killed as a result of a drug ...



Final Suspect In D.J. Jones Murder Case Sentenced To 25 Years  KTEN

BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- The final suspect in the murder of a former Denison High School football player learned his fate today.



Nix takes Pottsboro job - Sports  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

After four years, boys basketball coach Greg Nix is leaving Sherman High School. But he isn't going very far.



Parents react to Durant High School shooting scare  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK -- Police say an effort between school staff and police helped stop a possible shooting threat at Durant High School yesterday, but some parents ...



DISD says ‘thorough investigation’ determined no drugs in lollipops  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

The Denison Independent School District released a media statement Friday that Denison High personnel determined no drugs were involved in a Wednesday ...



Denison HS graduate killed by McKinney police officers  KXII-TV

MCKINNEY, Texas -- It's been almost a week since a Denison father was shot and killed by McKinney police officers.



Richardson leaving WNJ after 26 years, joins Texoma Health Foundation as COO  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

After nearly three decades of *service* with Wilson N. Jones Regional Medical Center Administrator Kitty Richardson announced her plans Friday to leave the ...



Denison hires former Highland Park coach to lead basketball program  KXII-TV

One of North Texas' most respected veteran basketball coaches, Jody Bass, has signed on as Head Coach of the Denison High School Boys Basketball ...



Peggy Preston Powell, age 77, of Belton, died Thursday.  Temple Daily Telegram

A Memorial *Service* is planned for Peggy at 2 PM on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Belton 506 N. Main Street Belton with a family.



5 injured when tornadoes hit Grayson County  WFAA.com

WHITESBORO — At least three tornadoes touched down in Grayson County Tuesday night, confirmed the National Weather *Service*. According to the National ...



Arrests made in Town Center smash and grab  KXII-TV

SHERMAN, Texas -- Sherman Police said they have arrested four teens for ramming a stolen SUV into a Sherman department store.



DONNA HUNT: Remembering the Dallas Cowboys trumpeter  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Anyone who watched a Dallas Cowboy football game during the 22 years before the Jerry Jones era will remember a Denison favorite son, Tommy Loy, playing ...



DONNA HUNT: Murder at the Corners featured on Antiques Roadshow  Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Last week while watching one of my favorite PBS television programs, “Antique Roadshow,” I caught a glimpse of a book whose cover looked familiar during the ...



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