In the News

March 14, 2019
(Left to Right): Cindy Woods, Janet Simpson, Melissa Townsend, Amber Otten, Sholandra Moore, Daniel Lachan. Not Pictured: Kim Kavanaugh, Louise Mabry, Hannah McKinney, Rebecca Williams

Answering the call: Cooke Co., Gainesville emergency comms staff receive regional awards

By MEGAN GRAY-HATFIELD, Gainesville Daily Register Staff Writer – mhatfield@gainesvilleregister.com Four women who work in Cooke County were recently recognized for their emergency response efforts. Communications […]
October 31, 2018
Photo/Image source: https://www.heralddemocrat.com/news/20181007/as-texas-rate-trends-downward-poverty-rate-up-in-grayson-county, Herald Democrat

As Texas’ rate trends downward, poverty rate up in Grayson County

By Richard A. Todd, For Herald Democrat Poverty is becoming an issue of growing concern in Texoma as the Texoma Council of Governments, and other agencies, […]
August 31, 2018

Healthcare among challenges for area’s impoverished

By SARAH EINSELEN Register Editor editor@gainesvilleregister.com Aug 31, 2018 Healthcare and mental health needs are the biggest challenge facing impoverished Cooke County residents, according to an […]
June 11, 2018
Text to 911 now available in tri-county area

Text to 911 now available in tri-county area

KTEN.com – No One Gets You Closer SHERMAN, Texas — There’s a new way to call for help in Grayson, Cooke and Fannin counties. The Texoma […]