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Savoy Firefighters Discover Body Of Missing Person

Firefighters found human skeletal remains after battling a fire on FM 1752 near Savoy in Fannin County. Authorities believe the remains are those of Jesse Hagood, who was reported missing in August of 2021. After his wrecked vehicle was found in Fannin County, Savoy police began a search. More than a year went by with no sign of Hagood.
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Denison suspect charged for tampering government documents

GRAYSON COUNTY, Texas (KXII) - A Denison man was arrested for reportedly tampering with government documents early morning Sunday. Denison Police said they were called for a welfare concern in the 500 block on North Highway 75. Upon arrival, officers said they found Joshua Lane inside a vehicle with methamphetamine,...
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Denison police seize fake IDs, drugs with suspects

DENISON, Texas (KTEN) — Two people are jailed after Denison police said they found them with drugs, fake identification and a fake ID maker in their vehicle. Officers were called about a welfare concern on Friday. The suspects, identified as Ashley Love of San Saba, Texas, and Joshua Lane of Arlington, Texas, were found in a vehicle with methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and the bogus IDs.

Fatal crash leaves one dead in Grayson Co.

GRAYSON COUNTY, Texas (KXII) - Grayson County Officials said a woman died after a single-vehicle collision that occurred Saturday morning. Troopers said Nichole Gray, 36, of Denison, was driving a Chrysler 300 southbound on F-M 1753 near Middle Road when her car veered off the east side of the roadway, and struck a tree around 11 a.m.

Body found at fire scene near Savoy

FANNIN COUNTY, Texas (KTEN) — Police are investigating after skeletal human remains were found Friday at the scene of a 75-acre wildfire north of Savoy in Fannin County. The Bonham Fire Department said the discovery was made as firefighters were working to contain the flames. Savoy police investigators believe...

Good grades all around on food safety inspections

Local eateries are getting good at keeping things clean and safe in the kitchen. The most recent round of health and safety inspections by the Grayson County Health Department showed only “A” and “B” grades. Sanitarians from the GCH routinely inspects all businesses that serve food...

Llama drama in Denison ends when firefighters pull camel from mud

GRAYSON COUNTY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) - A far cry from helping free a cat up a tree, City of Denison firefighters rescued a llama from the mud on Aug. 4. Sharing to their social media pages, "It was quite the morning, to say the least," the fire department documented their efforts. They worked together in the excessive heat to pull the llama from the dense mud. She, alongside firefighters was exhausted after the ordeal. Firefighters said the llama is expected to make a full recovery. The llama is a South American relative of the camel, though the llama does not have a hump. They're both herbivores coming from the same animal camelid family.CBS 11 News reached out to the fire department for comment on where she came from, but have yet to hear back. 

Choctaw Casino & Resort celebrates its 35 year anniversary

Our next guests traveled across the Red River to be with us today from Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant, Oklahoma. It's a popular entertainment destination for north Texans since it's only about an hour and a half drive from DFW. Choctaw is celebrating its 35 anniversary all month long and they're going all in.

Inflation straining budgets as families start back-to-school shopping

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) - If you’re going back to school shopping this year, you might notice what you put in your cart is costing you more. “I’m wanting a lot of clothes this year, like a whole new wardrobe and a lot of cute school supplies for my friends to borrow my stuff,” said Taylnn Williams, who’s shopping for sixth grade.

Choctaw Casino celebrates 35 years

DURANT, Okla. (KTEN) — The Choctaw Casino and Resort is celebrating 35 years. The casino opened for business in 1987 with a bingo hall just over 20,000 square feet of gaming. It has grown today to a mega casino resort, boosting tourism and generating thousands of jobs. The celebration...


1 August 2022 (Durant, Oklahoma) - Danny Marx is the first Main Event champion of the 2022/2023 World Series of Poker Circuit season after he topped a massive field of 931 entries to walk away with the Choctaw Durant $1,700 Main Event title, a $246,829 top prize, and a seat into the 2023 Tournament of Champions.

Cartwright community taking the stress off of back to school shopping

CARTWRIGHT, Okla. (KXII) -With the pressure of back to school shopping and items only getting more expensive at the grocery store, many families are feeling the pinch. To take some stress off, the new Cartwright Community Resource Center held a back to school drive. “Our supplies are for the Colbert...

Mega Millions marks the third largest of any US lottery game

DENISON, Texas (KTEN) -- The Mega Millions jackpot game marks the third largest US lottery game in history. The grand prize now stands at 1.28 billion dollars with it's drawing on Friday night. We have not seen the Mega Millions jackpot prize reach 1 billion since 2018, when the 1.5...

Choctaw Casino celebrating 35 years in Durant

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) - From a bingo hall, to an entertainment destination, Choctaw Casino and Resort in Durant has partnered with the city of Durant for the past 35 years. Not only has Choctaw Casino and Resort grown in Durant, but also across the state of Oklahoma with three current resorts and one on the way, and for the city of Durant, it has especially grown providing thousands of jobs and economic stability.

Highest-rated Mexican restaurants in Sherman, according to Tripadvisor

Mexican fare ranks with Italian and Chinese as Americans’ top-three favorite global cuisines, according to the National Restaurant Association. Mexican flavors and ingredients have permeated all corners of American cuisine, infusing vibrant and varied tastes into Americans’ daily diet. But while tacos and enchiladas may seem commonplace in America now, that wasn’t always the case.

Choctaw Casino and Resort-Sky Tower, Premier King room tour

The Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Oklahoma, includes 776 hotel rooms, a natatorium, fitness center, business center, full-service spa, and four retail outlets. In addition, there is a 3,000-seat Grand Theater, twelve restaurants, family entertainment center that includes 20 bowling lanes, over 60 of the hottest arcade games, and four state of the art ADA stadium style seating cinema screens, with over 110,000 square feet of gaming space, including 4,300 slot machines, 30 poker tables, and over 50 table games.