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Texoma holiday event calendar
Texoma holiday event calendar

Here is a roundup of holiday events across Texoma.

Drone show highlights Durant tree-lighting ceremony
Drone show highlights Durant tree-lighting ceremony

The City of Durant lit its Christmas tree on December 2, 2022.

Two vets honored by Texoma Hero program

Sharon Luse (left) and James Perris Jr. are inducted as Texoma Heroes on December 2, 2022.

Two vets honored by Texoma Hero program

James Perris Jr. and Sharon Luse were recognized at Friday's ceremony in Sherman.

Eisenhower park delivers State Capitol Christmas trees

Eisenhower State Park delivered two Christmas trees to the State Capitol.

Eisenhower park delivers State Capitol Christmas trees

A Christmas delivery made its way from Denison to Austin on Tuesday.

Denison rings in the season with tree, parade and cocoa

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Denison rings in the season with tree, parade and cocoa

The Christmas season is a "go" for Denison as the city lit up the big tree in Heritage Park Thursday evening.

Fannin County Children's Center has annual Christmas drive

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Fannin County Children's Center has annual Christmas drive

Since 1995, the center has provided Christmas gifts to children they serve.

Southeastern building practice 'field' for esports team

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Southeastern building practice 'field' for esports team

University staff believe this investment will help attract more students to the school, based on the growing popularity of digital sports.

Broken Bow monument celebrates Choctaw Code Talkers

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Broken Bow monument celebrates Choctaw Code Talkers

The new monument is located at the Choctaw Community Center in Broken Bow.

Christmas tree ceremony brightens downtown Ardmore

Ardmore switched on its annual Christmas tree on November 29.

Christmas tree ceremony brightens downtown Ardmore

KTEN's Lisanne Anderson was in the crowd for the debut of Ardmore's official Christmas tree on Monday night.

Holiday shoppers find unique gifts at Van Alstyne market

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Holiday shoppers find unique gifts at Van Alstyne market

Railcar Farmers Market of Van Alstyne put on its season finale Christmas market event Tuesday afternoon.

Aviation classes available to the public in Ardmore

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Aviation classes available to the public in Ardmore

People with a passion for flying can learn through hands-on experience and courses at Ardmore Municipal Airport.

Denison Christmas tree arrives at Texas Capitol

A Christmas tree named Ruby arrived in Austin on November 29, 2022.

Denison Christmas tree arrives at Texas Capitol

A tree named "Ruby" will be the official Christmas tree of the state Senate.

'Be a Santa to a Senior' campaign delivers holiday cheer

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'Be a Santa to a Senior' campaign delivers holiday cheer

Home Instead Senior Care sets up Christmas trees around Sherman with ornaments listing simple gift requests from seniors.

Holiday food drive underway in Sherman

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Holiday food drive underway in Sherman

It's time again for the annual Bob Skaggs Memorial Food Drive in front of the Sherman Walmart.

Inspiration for a unique Sherman business dies at age 5

Kameron and Stephanie Brooks said their adaptive clothing line was inspired by the special needs of their daughter, Charlotte.

Inspiration for a unique Sherman business dies at age 5

Charlotte Brooks had cerebral palsy. Her parents started a clothing line to help other children with disabilities.

Comic Con comes to Ardmore for first time

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Comic Con comes to Ardmore for first time

"Maybe you're from different political, religious, ideological backgrounds... but here, you're all fans of the same show, series or video game," said organizer Ty Randolph.

Magnolia Christmas Fest underway in Durant

Santa Claus is at the Magnolia Christmas Fest in Durant.

Magnolia Christmas Fest underway in Durant

Visitors will find plenty of vendors, raffles and a silent auction, plus holiday entertainment.

Denison on Ice returns for 2022

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Denison on Ice returns for 2022

"It brings so many people, not only from Denison but really all across the state to our downtown, which we love," said City of Denison spokesperson Emily Agans.

1900s Sherman home restored

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1900s Sherman home restored

An early 1900s residence on North Woods Street in Sherman was on a block to be demolished until the new homeowner decided to restore it.

Denison student earns trip to school in fire truck

Denison student Sam Connor won a ride to school on a fire truck.

Denison student earns trip to school in fire truck

"Crazy cool!" said Hyde Park Elementary student. Sam Connor. "I had a lot of fun!"

Atoka dishes up healthy options for students

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Atoka dishes up healthy options for students

"To provide our students what I feel like is the highest quality beef of any school in the nation," Jay McAdams, Atoka Public Schools Superintendent said.

Fine arts funding benefits Tishomingo students

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Fine arts funding benefits Tishomingo students

“Their funding has changed my students' lives and my life,” Tishomingo Elementary Fine Arts Director Trey Hays said.  

Soup for Santa heralds holiday season in Ardmore

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Soup for Santa heralds holiday season in Ardmore

The Ardmore Chamber of Commerce is already preparing for the holiday season.

Denison elementary honored as National Blue Ribbon school

Fourth grade students and teachers at Terrell Elementary School in Denison.

Denison elementary honored as National Blue Ribbon school

Terrell Elementary is one of 31 Texas schools recognized as a 2022 National Blue Ribbon school.

Operation Christmas Child underway across Texoma

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Operation Christmas Child underway across Texoma

Monday, Nov. 14 marks the first day of collection week for Operation Christmas Child.

Ardmore attorney having fun as pizzeria owner

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Ardmore attorney having fun as pizzeria owner

Jenni Moen said she felt a calling to run Ten-Star Pizza Kitchen.

Denison K9 officer receives bulletproof vest

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Denison K9 officer receives bulletproof vest

Denison Police Department K9 Echo received a bulletproof vest thanks to fundraising by the Denison Citizen Police Academy.