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Mmm, Chips … Anna Project is a Sign Sherman’s Silicon Corridor is Powering Development

Ground has been broken on another housing development obviously aimed at the rapidly developing silicon corridor in Texoma. Dallas-based apartment builder Palladium USA plans to build a 239-unit, 8.3-acre project north of McKinney in Anna. Called Palladium East Foster Crossing, the project is less than a half-hour drive from where all the technology development is happening.
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Helicopter crashes near Lake Texoma campground

BRYAN COUNTY, Okla. (KTEN) — Holiday weekend visitors at the Johnson Creek Campgrounds on Lake Texoma were startled Friday afternoon when a helicopter crashed nearvy. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the pilot flew too low and struck power lines along the east shore of the lake between Kingston and Durant.
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4th of July animal adoption special

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) - The Denison Animal Welfare Group, better known as DAWG, is seeing a major increase of animals come into their shelter. DAWG is asking for people to foster or adopt if they can, so that the animals won’t have to endure the heat and the loud fireworks outside the facility this weekend.

Sherman Goodwill store on Texoma Pkwy re-opens

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) - After a 2-month hiatus, the Goodwill store on Texoma Parkway in Sherman is back. The store had its grand opening today after undergoing some renovations. Management said the inspiration to make changes came after seeing a few successful stores in Florida. The store is now able...

OHP, FAA Investigating Helicopter Crash At Lake Texoma

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is at the scene of a helicopter crash near Lake Texoma. The FAA has been notified and the area has been secured for their investigation. According to OHP, the person in the helicopter suffered very minor injuries. That person was taken by an OHP boat to...

Red White and Boom in Tishomingo kicks off with ribbon cutting

TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KXII) - After a year of being in business, a Tishomingo bar is adding on with a restaurant. Friday evening they cut the ribbon on the expansion, alongside the kickoff for Johnston County’s Red White and Boom celebration. Owner Clint Capper said over the past year they’ve...

White House Weighs in on Sherman GlobiTech expansion

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) - The White House is weighing in on Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s announcement this week of the GlobiTech expansion in Sherman. GlobiTech will establish an additional manufacturing facility for its parent company - GlobalWafer - right here in Sherman. This new facility will be the first...

Van Alstyne gears up for big weekend

Van Alstyne is gearing up for a big Independence Day Weekend. Grammy Award winning band Shenandoah will perform at the Central Social District at 6 p.m. July 2 during the city’s Independence Day celebration. The band is probably best known for its string of 1980s and 90s hits including “Two Dozen Rose,” “Church on Cumberland Road,” “Next to You, Next to Me,” and “I Want to Be Loved Like That” among others.

Denison to consider halt to recycling services

DENISON, Texas (KTEN) — The city of Denison's contract with Waste Connections for curbside recycling service is set to expire in 2023, and the city has started to examine all recycling options. Some of the alternatives include visiting recycling stations and residential collecting stations, renewing the contract with Waste...

WATCH: Vehicle burglaries in Sherman caught on camera

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) - Families in Sherman have been experiencing burglaries in their neighborhood, and thanks to a video doorbell, some of the thieves were caught on camera. So far this year, Sherman police have had 84 reported vehicle burglaries. Roozie Marroquin is one of them ... Marroquin was sleeping...

High school baseball: With an enrollment of 197 students, Oklahoma school finishes No. 1 in top 25 small town rankings

Silo (Okla.) may be a small school in a small town, but its baseball team has some big-time credentials. Besides posting a 30-0 record and a 58-game win streak, Silo won its fifth straight spring state championship and has the winningest coach in high school baseball history. Silo also tops the MaxPreps list of the Top 25 small town baseball teams in the country.

Daycare in Bonham reduce class sizes

BONHAM, Texas (KXII) - Morning Star Academy is experiencing a shortage of staff members to run its daycare, which led the school to tell parents it’s reducing class sizes by 50 percent. Parent Jessica Howell said, “They gave me the notice on Monday, and Thursday was our last day.”...

OSDH WIC Program Wants Input

Each year over 60,000 individuals benefit from the Women, Infant & Children’s program (also known as WIC). The program provides much-needed food and nutrition education for mothers and their children under the age of five. A priority of the program has always been pregnant women. In the wake of...

GlobalWafers Selects Sherman, Texas for New Semiconductor Silicon Wafer Site

Sherman (Grayson County) – Hsinchu, Taiwan-based global semiconductor silicon wafer company, GlobalWafers, recently announced that it plans to build a $5 billion state-of-the-art 300-millimeter silicon wafer factory at its Sherman location. The facility will be the first of its kind in the country in over 20 years with construction...

John Massey honored for service to Oklahoma

DURANT, Okla. (KTEN) — Hundreds gathered at Bloomer Sullivan Arena in Durant Thursday to honor the life of lawmaker and businessman John Massey, who died last Friday at age 86. Massey, who was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2002, was a prominent person not only in...