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Navarro County bans fireworks ahead of July Fourth weekend

CORSICANA, Texas - Because of the heat and the lack of rain in the area, some local government officials are banning the use and sale of certain fireworks. Navarro County made that announcement Friday. The Navarro County judge says he’s on edge this Fourth of July weekend with the extreme...
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New research shows La Niña could worsen drought conditions

SAN ANGELO, Texas — Over the past year, drought conditions in West Texas have significantly worsened. And that's because of a weather phenomenon called La Niña. Now, normally, this is something that would fade and alternate with another phenomenon called El Niño. But new research shows that La Niña and its conditions may start to overstay their welcome.
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Lorena, Abbott win Lone Star Cup crowns

AUSTIN, Texas — The Lorena Leopards and Abbott Panthers capped off an incredible school year by bringing in the Lone Star Cup, the state's top athletic honor. The award is given to the athletic department who has the most successful school year across all UIL-sanctioned extra-curricular activities. Schools receive...

Limestone County Medical Center bringing back SANE Program

GROESBECK, Texas — The Limestone Medical Center is bringing back a program that helps sexual assault survivors in a number of ways. The program is called the Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner program working in cooperation with the District Attorney and local law enforcement. Before, sexual assault victims may have...

Lorena & Abbott win UIL Lone Star Cup

WACO, TX (FOX 44) — The Lorena Leopards won the 3A UIL Lone Star Cup, in addition to the Abbott Panthers winning the 1A UIL Lone Star Cup. It marks the first time both schools have won the prestigious battle of the Lone Star Cup. The Lone Star Cup...


Cosmetology is more than cutting hair. It is a profession that will tap into and develop every talent you possess and is only the first step in shaping your destiny. The Cosmetology Technology Program at Hill College offers theory and practical instruction to prepare you for employment as a licensed cosmetologist. Each location at Hill College is licensed by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
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Corsicana ISD Pulls Hoodies, Hooded Apparel in School Safety Dress Code Change

During a special meeting on Monday, the Corsicana Independent School District Board of Trustees voted to make changes to the Standardized Dress Code eliminating hoods and leggings while relaxing rules around socks and belts. One of the main modifications included the elimination of hoodies and hooded apparel in an effort...

Food Truck Friday Returns July 1

Corsicana Main Street is bringing back Food Truck Friday this week on July 1 from 5 p.m to 10 p.m. This week features an all-new selection of trucks for the summer, including:. Raquel Lindemann 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Elizabeth Reed 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Cool Zone area with...

Our Stop For Kolaches At A Texas Interstate Gas Station

It’s understandable if you’ve never heard of a kolache before. We’d never seen them before we started visiting Texas and the first ones we tried were from the local Buc-ee’s. Originally, the kolache was a Czech pastry typically with a fruit filling. Every Eastern European country...

High-End Showroom Adds to Rice Village's Dynamic Design Scene

ADDING TO RICE Village's growing selection of interior-design stores is Jill Egan Interiors, an office-slash-showroom featuring the local designer's custom furnishings and curated accessories. In recent months, the fave shopping destination has welcomed West Elm, CB2 and Cru Home. Egan's space is a nice addition to the bunch, with a...

Wortham Wants You! to join the ‘4th On Main’ Parade

Come join us for the “4th on Main” Parade. Bring your wagon, ride your bike, gator, tractor, ATV, mule, motorcycle, horses, make a float, drive your old car, dress up your pet and/or yourself and walk!. Mark your calendars for Monday, July 4, 2022. The parade will start...

Tips for landscaping in the shade in West Texas

The summer heat is scorching, and those with large shade trees in the landscape are surely enjoying the cover that the canopies provide, reducing electricity bills and helping to keep the home and yard cooler. But landscaping in the shade can be challenging - turfgrass does not grow well in shade, and there are many popular landscape plants that need full sun to thrive and bloom. ...

The Beautiful West Texas State Park Perfect For A Weekend Getaway

As a lover of old hotels with a good story to tell, I have been known to let an interesting-looking historic inn or lodge dictate my road-trip route. That was the case when I planned my recent drive through West Texas. The moment I saw photos of the white, pueblo-style walls of the Davis Mountains State Park’s Indian Lodge, and read its history as a member of a Civilian Conservation Corps project, I knew I had to visit.

$1 million winning Texas Lottery Powerball ticket sold in West Texas

DALLAS (KDAF) — Well, it may not be a $258 million payday, but one would probably admit it’s the luckiest payday of their lives once they claim it! Yes, we’re talking about another huge seven-figure Texas Lottery win, this time out of West Texas. The lottery reports...

Friends of Ducky: Pit Bull Appreciation Special

“Howdy friends! I was thinking about who I wanted to feature this week and I decided that I wanted to feature several of my shelter friends! Specifically, all of the pit bulls! I don’t know about you, but it is also so disheartening to see people have stigmas or negative opinions against bully breeds, when they can be some of the most amazing dogs you will ever meet! Athletic? Yes! Funny? Yes! Sweet? Yes! Loving? Yes! Protective? Yes!