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Man facing charge for fish tournament fraud  KXII-TV

GRAYSON COUNTY, Tex. (KXII) - A man is accused of fraud for violating rules in a high school fishing tournament. Ryan Lovelace was the supervisor for the ...

Man charged in connection with Texas fishing tournament fraud  KWTX

A man accused of fraud for violating the rules in a Texas high school fishing tournament is free on bond after his arrest.

Student arrested at GHS  Gainesville Daily Register

A 16-year-old Gainesville High School student was arrested Friday, Dec.14 during school hours for reportedly making terroristic threats against other high school ...

Teen arrested for terroristic threat at Gainesville High School Video  KXII-TV

Friday, a Gainesville high school student was arrested after a teacher found drawings that showed the student wanted to harm other students and himself.

Active shooter drill takes place at Gainesville High School  KXII-TV

Gainesville first responders made sure they were ready for the worst case scenario. First responders played out a situation having an active shooter on campus.

Redcoats earn perfect score in band contest  Gainesville Daily Register

The Gainesville High School Redcoat Band takes the field Saturday, Oct. 27, at Denton Collins Stadium after winning a perfect score last weekend in the UIL ...

GHS homecoming court named | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville High School students have selected their homecoming court in advance of the school's homecoming game Friday, Sept. 21.

PHOTO: Actors advance to bi-district contest | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville High School's One-Act Play cast advanced to the bi-district UIL competition after placing in the top three at the district competition Saturday, March 9, ...

Ranger investigation accuses Muenster teacher of having sex with two of her students  Gainesville Daily Register

A former Muenster High School teacher bailed out of the Cooke County Jail on Friday, Oct. 19, after she was booked in the previous day on accusations of ...

Special delivery; 1940s fire truck brought to GHS  Gainesville Daily Register

Despite the damp weather, plenty of smiles spread across students' faces Friday morning as a trailer backed up near the Gainesville High School Vocational ...

Untold Florida: The Man Behind The Marching Band  WUFT

Like thousands of high schoolers across the country, Arjuna Myles spends weeks every summer at band camp. Sweltering under the hot sun, he directs ...

GPD: Missing girl found unharmed in Gainesville | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A teenage girl who had been missing since before the holidays was found last month, Gainesville Police Department spokeswoman Belva McClinton said.

GISD board hires new assistant superintendent | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Beginning Jan. 6, 2019, La Creasha Stille will return to Gainesville to serve as Gainesville Independent School District's new assistant superintendent of ...

Lindsay ISD to meet on bond proposal | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

The Lindsay Independent School District is pushing for a bond election to get funding to expand its current offerings.

Local is National Merit semifinalist  Gainesville Daily Register

A senior at Gainesville High School has been named a semifinalist in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Imminent arrival: Officials prep for Medal of Honor motorcade  Gainesville Daily Register

Officials are preparing for the annual Medal of Honor motorcade to make its way to Gainesville Wednesday, April 10.

HEROES AMONG US: Veteran aims high through service  Gainesville Daily Register

A graduate of Gainesville High School, North Central Texas College alumnus, U.S. Air Force veteran, 26-year Federal Aviation Administration employee, former ...

Farm City Week brings fourth-graders to college  Gainesville Daily Register

North Central Texas College hosted nearly 700 fourth-grade students, teachers and parents from around North Texas for the annual Farm City Week on its ...

GPD: Search for teen underway  Gainesville Daily Register

The Gainesville Police Department is seeking the public's help in hopes that a teenage girl reported missing can be found.

Celebrations abound for MLK Jr. Day | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

If you are looking for ways to celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., look no further. There's something to do every day of the three-day weekend.

Gainesville closes out 3-day volleyball clinic | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

The final day of the Gainesville ISD volleyball clinic came to an end on Wednesday at Gainesville High School and throughout the three days, head volleyball ...

Gainesville High School honors NFL bound alums Johnson, Moore  Gainesville Daily Register

GAINESVILLE—Hundreds of community members gathered in the Gainesville High School gymnasium Tuesday to honor Denzel Johnson and David Moore for ...

Police work incident at Walmart  Gainesville Daily Register

update. 11:28 p.m. - Gainesville police say the situation has been resolved and the suspect is in custody. ”We are in the process of clearing the scene now, ...

Ardmore slips through Gainesville's grasp | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

The Gainesville Leopards were down by as many as 11 points in the first quarter against Ardmore on Friday, Dec. 21 at Gainesville High School.

SPRINGER: Closing Gainesville State School would be wrong for Texas  Gainesville Daily Register

The Texas Juvenile Justice Department's primary focus is safety — for the youth who are under its care and supervision, for the dedicated employees who work ...

BREAKING: Lindsay ISD calls bond election  Gainesville Daily Register

Members of the Lindsay Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously agreed to call for a $19.9 million bond election tonight.

An honorable disposal: Eagle Scout project to help properly retire flags  Gainesville Daily Register

Merlin Giles aspired for the rank of Eagle Scout from the Boy Scouts of America when he was just a Cub Scout. Now, the 15-year-old Gainesville High School ...

VIDEO: Lights west of Callisburg | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

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Police blotter through Feb. 14 | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

All reports are provided by the Gainesville Police Department. Charges are preliminary.

GHS debate teams compete at state  Gainesville Daily Register

Four Gainesville High School students competed at the State CX debate contest March 15-17 in Austin. GHS teams placed 1st, 2nd and 3rd at the District 9 ...

GHS advances to state congressional debate  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville High School starts the official UIL Speech and Debate season with state qualifier Matilin Rigsby in congressional debate.

Collinsville Lady Pirates pick up first playoff win since 1958  Gainesville Daily Register

In their first playoff game this season, the Collinsville Lady Pirates exploded out of the gates, outscoring Alvord 23-7 in the first quarter of their bi-district matchup ...

That lovin' feeling: 2019 Cooke County Junior Livestock Show features event for special needs children  Gainesville Daily Register

Before it was time to enter the show ring for the very first time, William Flowers caressed his goat with tender loving care.

Former Gainesville standouts headed to the NFL  Gainesville Daily Register

A pair of Gainesville High School alumni is headed to the National Football League.

Hall set to open: Space at Liberty Crossing slated to be finished in April  Gainesville Daily Register

There's a new event venue and food hall coming to town.

UPDATED: Police seek help locating missing students | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

The Grayson County Sheriff's Office is continuing to ask for help from the public to locate two missing students from S&S Middle School.

Railroad crossing at FM1202 to close | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A rail crossing on Farm-to-Market Road 1202 in Gainesville will be closed all next week for a major rehabilitation project by the railroad, according to a news ...

Weaver named as new girls bball coach  Gainesville Daily Register

New head girls basketball coach Shaun Weaver has the winning pedigree in her background and she's ready to inject it into the Lady Leopards.

DAR rewards scholars | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

The Rebecca Crockett Chapter of Daughters of American Revolution presented scholarships to three local graduating seniors at the chapter meeting Saturday, ...

Food pantry plans to move this year | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Cheers and applause erupted from the council chamber Tuesday evening after a vote by members of the Gainesville City Council paved the way for Volunteers ...

Muenster's Walterscheid signs with OSU | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

Senior Muenster lineman Kody Walterscheid was an anchor on both sides of the line for the Hornets.

Prep underway for Medal of Honor: Event center gears up to host welcome  Gainesville Daily Register

Construction workers at Liberty Hall are rushing to make an April 10 deadline to host a welcome reception for a group of Medal of Honor recipients arriving in ...

Gainesville High School bass fishing advances to state tournament  Gainesville Daily Register

PALESTINE — The Gainesville High School bass fishing team continued to establish itself as one of the top teams in the Texas High School Bass Association ...

Religion news in brief | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Collinsville Bible Baptist. Paul Terrell, who played the trumpet for the Gaither Band for several years, will be performing at special services at 7 p.m. Friday and ...

Moss Lake fire extinguished: Investigation underway into shop blaze  Gainesville Daily Register

The cause of a weekend structure fire off Moss Lake is pending investigation, Cooke County Fire Marshal Ray Fletcher said Monday, April 1.

School board candidates respond to Register questionnaire  Gainesville Daily Register

Polls will open at 7 a.m. Saturday to give residents one final shot at deciding who should fill two open seats on the Gainesville Independent School District Board ...

Gainesville High School FFA attends state convention  Gainesville Daily Register

In July a group of Gainesville High School Future Farmers of America members participated in the 86th Texas FFA State Convention held in Ft. Worth.

Era football preview | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

After a two-year lull without a playoff berth, the Era Hornets returned to the postseason under first-year head coach Aaron Fortenberry.

Police blotter through Dec. 10 | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Nov. 30. 10 a.m — Police responded to a report of theft after the fact in the 1200 block of South Grand Avenue. Dec. 1. 8:30 a.m. — Police responded to a report ...

Lindsay football preview | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

A new head coach in Jeff Smiley, a newly aligned district, a new starting quarterback and a new attitude is at the heart of the Lindsay Knights' football outlook for.

Many Texas teachers have second jobs or live paycheck to paycheck. They're anxiously watching the teacher pay debate.  Gainesville Daily Register

When Jenifer Whitley-Lemke first became a teacher 25 years ago, she thought fast food jobs would remain in her past.

Gainesville baseball, softball clinics to begin Monday  Gainesville Daily Register

The Gainesville Leopards baseball and softball clinics are set to begin Monday at Gainesville High School and head baseball coach Garrett Thomas has some ...

Police blotter through March 29, 2019 | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

All reports are provided by the Gainesville Police Department. Charges are preliminary.

Franklin nabs first offer from East Central | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

As his senior season winds down, Gainesville quarterback Draylon Franklin is beginning to think about playing collegiate football.

Flashback: They're behind bars, but they also get to play high school football  Dallas News

GAINESVILLE -- On a sunny Tuesday afternoon, the Tornadoes are like thousands of other Texas high school football players. They're out on a...

Callisburg to college: Bagwell speaks at Tarleton commencement  Gainesville Daily Register

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Cassidy Bagwell is not shy about her career aspirations.

NTMC misses deadline to post price list | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

North Texas Medical Center in Gainesville appears to have missed a Jan. 1 deadline to comply with new price transparency requirements issued by the federal ...

NCTC to cancel May election | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

The North Central Texas College Board of Regents has its first uncontested election since 2015, according to Elizabeth Abu, NCTC spokeswoman.

Gainesville to host 7-on-7 tourney  Gainesville Daily Register

Fall's football season has come and gone, but the Gainesville Leopards are getting an opportunity to work on their game in the spring as Gainesville High ...

Jury gives Gainesville woman max sentence | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A Cooke County jury found 43-year-old Bethany Allison Meade guilty this week of theft of property with two prior convictions and gave her the maximum ...

Police blotter through Dec. 20 | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Dec. 17. 11:20 a.m. — Police responded to an aggravated robbery report in the 800 block of East California Street. 8:13 p.m. — Angel B. Lerma, 17, was arrested ...

Man struck by train, killed | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A 50-year-old Gainesville man was killed over the weekend after being hit by a BNSF Railway train, says Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Carroll Johnson.

Study of wildlife behind zoo yields insight into river trail  Gainesville Daily Register

Armadillos and bobcats and squirrels, oh my! A Gainesville zookeeper and researcher recently finished a study of the wildlife who live in the river area behind ...

Muenster's McGrew making college rounds | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

Before Muenster's Parker McGrew settled in to begin his preparation to defend his Class 2A Division II state championship for the Hornets, he took the ...

Gainesville High School senior is accepted into MIT  KXII-TV

GAINESVILLE, TX -- The school year will soon be over and for graduating high school seniors its the end of a long road, but for one Gainesville student it means ...

Clear skies forecast for 'super blood wolf moon'  Gainesville Daily Register

Forecasters are predicting mostly clear skies and cold temperatures in Cooke County for the appearance of a lunar eclipse this Sunday night.

Teen falls through gym’s ceiling during high school wrestling match  KCBD

GAINESVILLE, FL (WCJB/Gray News) - A 19-year-old fell through a skylight at a wrestling tournament between Buchholz High School and Fleming Island High ...

Gainesville man killed in Lewisville crash  Gainesville Daily Register

A Gainesville man was killed this week in a four-vehicle crash in Lewisville, authorities say.

Gainesville High School choir qualifies 18 for state  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville High School choir students traveled to Sanger on Feb. 4 for the UIL solo and ensemble contest with 23 achieves first division rating and 18 ...

Johns out as Gainesville High School athletic director  Gainesville Daily Register

Following several struggling sports seasons throughout the fall and into the beginning of winter sports, change is coming to the Gainesville High School athletic ...

NCTC graduates honored at spring commencement  Gainesville Daily Register

North Central Texas College hosted two commencement ceremonies on May 11 at the Gainesville campus to honor the Spring 2018 graduates.

GHS debate teams headed to state  Gainesville Daily Register

Two Gainesville High School debate teams earned advancement to the state tournament to take place March 16-17 in Austin.

OUR VIEWPOINT: Cooke County needs more foster parents  Gainesville Daily Register

This month, organizations across Texas and around the country have been highlighting the need for more adoptive and foster families to care for children whose ...

Police seeking help to find vehicle involved in hit-and-run  Gainesville Daily Register

The Denton Police Department is seeking the public's help to identify a vehicle involved in a weekend hit-and-run that was reportedly last seen in Cooke County.

Cause, manner of death ruled in train crash  Gainesville Daily Register

A medical examiner's report obtained Thursday, April 4 from Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Carroll Johnson's office shows David Troy Ellis died by suicide.

3 promoted at Gainesville Fire-Rescue | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Three members of the Gainesville Fire-Rescue firefighting force were recently promoted, GF-R announced this week.

Muenster cheerleaders bring home awards  Gainesville Daily Register

The University of Oklahoma recently held the National Cheerleader Association's summer camp and the Muenster High School cheerleaders and mascot ...

PHOTO: Baby zebra joins zoo population | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A baby zebra joins two grown zebras and a mountain goat at a feeder on Dec. 27 in the African savannah area at Frank Buck Zoo in Gainesville. The zebra.

Polk named new GHS head football coach, athletic director  Gainesville Daily Register

For the first time since 2012, there will be a new face leading the Gainesville Leopards varsity football program, and for the first time since 2005 Gainesville High ...

PHOTO: Alumbrando la casa | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Taco Casa owner Roy Upshaw and Dustin Stevenson, head of Taco Casa maintenance, took to the skies Thursday, Jan. 17 to change lightbulbs in the ...

'Little fighting miracle': 2-year-old in dragging accident patched up and recovering  Gainesville Daily Register

Two-year-old Sage Wilson, of Collinsville, remains in stable condition at Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth after he was dragged under a ...

Cooke County engages Cruz control | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

What some call a victory is what others say is an upset. The votes for the 2018 midterms have been tallied, and Republicans kept hold of the top seats in the ...

No violations noted: County jail passes state inspection  Gainesville Daily Register

Cooke County Sheriff Terry Gilbert says the county jail recently passed its annual surprise inspection by the Texas Commission on Jail Standards.

Man jailed on child indecency charges | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A 34-year-old Gainesville man accused of inappropriately touching a child remained in custody as of Tuesday afternoon.

OUR VIEWPOINT: How to report suspected child sexual abuse  Gainesville Daily Register

This week, the Register published news stories about two separate cases in which an adult is accused of having carried on a sexual relationship with a child.

OUR VIEWPOINT: Consider donating to VISTO | Editorials  Gainesville Daily Register

This week, we at the Gainesville Daily Register launched an initiative to draw attention to the important work of VISTO, Cooke County's local food pantry.

Buddy Ryan was just as fiery as a high school football head coach in Texas  USA TODAY High School Sports

If you thought Buddy Ryan would've been less ornery as a high school football coach, think again.

Former East Central University star David Moore becoming key player for Seahawks

David Moore has been a pleasant surprise for the Seattle Seahawks.

Lady Leopards take 3rd at Gainesville meet | Local Sports  Gainesville Daily Register

The Gainesville girls powerlifting team had a strong outing when it hosted the 2019 Leopard Invitational, taking third overall behind first-place Anna and ...

Cooke Co. authorities battle modern slavery  Gainesville Daily Register

The number of human trafficking cases handled in Cooke County over the past several years may not be staggering, but it does indicate there is a problem, ...

Police look into break-in at Rumpy's | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

An investigation by the Gainesville Police Department is underway after Rumpy's Little German Bakery and Deli was reportedly broken into Friday morning.

Making connections: State lawmakers introduce bills in attempt to bring better internet access to rural areas  Gainesville Daily Register

Three state lawmakers have filed five bills this legislative session to help bring high-speed internet connectivity to those who live in rural areas.

Gainesville graduate set to embark on NFL career  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville High School graduate Denzel Johnson waited patiently for three days to hear his name called. But when the 2017 NFL draft ended Saturday evening ...

CCSO busts drug, weapons trafficking ring | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A Cooke County Sheriff's Office investigation into an ongoing drug and weapon trafficking ring netted 14 arrests and placed a 3-year-old in protective custody, ...

GHS club delivers treats for Valentine's Day  Gainesville Daily Register

Receiving a surprise treat can brighten anyone's day, and that's what students at Gainesville High School hope to accomplish with their candy grams for ...

Hospital board to discuss future  Gainesville Daily Register

Members of the Gainesville Hospital District Board of Directors are scheduled to talk more about the future of North Texas Medical Center on Monday, Nov. 26.

HEROES AMONG US: Downtown's unique shopping spots  Gainesville Daily Register

Gainesville, a small North Texas town, is located close to Dallas, but not too close for comfort. While so many other towns have been swallowed up in the hustle ...

Bust yields more than $100,000 in drugs | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A string of targeted drug enforcement operations by the Cooke County Sheriff's Office yielded more than $104000 in illegal substances, according to a news ...

Pay raises up for vote | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

Members of the Cooke County Commissioners' Court are set to vote Monday on giving themselves, as well as other elected officials, an increase in pay.

Man gets 35-year prison sentence | Local News  Gainesville Daily Register

A 33-year-old Gainesville man was sentenced this week to 35 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of burglarizing a home, according to the Cooke County ...

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