March 23, 2020
Sherman Police Chief Zachary Flores speaks before the Sherman City Council Monday night. The department is seeking to purchase a armored vehicle for the department using drug seizure funds. Photo copyright Herald Democrat / Michael Hutchins

Sherman Police to purchase armored vehicle

By Michael Hutchins, Herald Democrat The Sherman Police Department may soon have a new tool for protecting officers in dangerous situations. The vehicle, if purchased, would […]
February 28, 2020

Texoma Regional 9-1-1 Telecommunicators Awards Banquet 2020

News Release For Immediate Release SHERMAN, TEXAS – Eric Bridges, Executive Director of Texoma Council of Governments (TCOG), announced today the award recipients from its annual […]
September 10, 2019
Whitesboro Police Department Public Safety Answering Point dispatcher Curlen Barger working on the existing 911 equipment that will be upgraded in the near future all across Grayson, Cooke, and Fannin counties

Grayson County preparing for next gen 9-1-1

By Richard A. Todd, For Herald Democrat Denison is joining Sherman and a number of area cities along with the Texoma Council of Governments to continue […]
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 […]