09 16 2014

Two-Mile Bridge finish updated to April 12, 2016

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Latest word from Texas Department of Transportation on the Two-Mile Bridge across Lake Tawakoni construction indicated a completion date of April 12, 2016. Tim McAlavy, TxDOT public information office for the Paris [...]

Friday is movie night

The third Canton Main Street outdoor summer movie will be Friday, July 25. The movie is “Despicable Me 2.” The presentation will begin about dark near the Plaza Theater, 119 N. Buffalo St. Those attending should bring their own chairs and [...]


New rules in effect for boaters

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent New rules went into effect last week for boaters in Texas in an attempt to stem the spread of zebra mussels. Boats and on-board receptacles must be drained before leaving or approaching a body of fresh water anywhere [...]

West Tawakoni to host catfish festival

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent A three-day 2014 Catfish Festival was announced this week for the official Catfish Capitol of Texas. The impact from the remarkable success of the first noodling tournament ever held in Texas was still being felt [...]