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The First Lady of Texas: Ima Hogg

Ima Hogg was born in 1882 to Sarah Ann Stinson and Governor James Stephen Hogg in Mineola, Texas. There is a legend that Ima had a sister named Ura Hogg, but Ima had only three brothers. Ima’s name came...

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Tornado Disaster Relief Needed in Sherwood Shores

The Sherwood Shores Baptist Church is striving to get families back in their homes and back to a normal routine.  The Sherwood Shores Baptist Church is asking for clean up labor and roofers. The church...

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Lake Texoma Monsters and Other Questions Answered

Lake Texoma created mysteries, legends, historical rumors, and tall tales that no one can prove from its inception when impoundment began in 1944, along with some real and verifiable legends. I have presented...

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Texas Team Trail Tournament Results From April 23

Micheal Sharp and Johnny Thompson teamed up to win 1st in the Texas Team Trail Tournament held on Lake Texoma last April 23, 2022 with a 6.53-pound lunker and 19.68 total pounds. Below are the top ten...

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Oklahoma Roses and Texas Bluebonnets

I never figured out why these state flowers became so heavily legislated and still do not know why it is so difficult and time-consuming for state legislatures to designate a state flower, specifically...

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Lake Texoma Access

Lake Texoma sees visitors from across the great United States of America, and international folks are comers. Lake Texoma is a crucial part of economic growth in Oklahoma and Texas and sees between six and...

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Sherwood Shores: Monday March 21, 2022, 5:45 p.m.

The weatherman was giving minute-by-minute updates where the storm was hitting in Texomaland. It was expected to hit Sherwood Shores at 6:12 pm. I was at Kristie Abbott’s house, my neighbor, near the...

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OKC Team Trail Tournament Results From March 19-20

Colt McMahan and Katie McMahan teamed up to win first in the OKC Team Fishing Trail Tournament held on March 19-20 on Lake Texoma.  Below are the top five winners from the...

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Texomaland Crisis Centers: Hope and Healing

Texomaland Crisis Centers exist in the Texomaland cities of Ardmore, Durant, Gainesville, and Sherman. Crisis Centers are established in almost every city, large and small, across the U.S. But what do Crisis...

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Lake Texoma Trails: Hiking, Biking, Horseback, and More

Lake Texoma hiking, biking, ATV, and equestrian trails are ready to explore and take you on a Lake Texoma backpacking trip, ATV, or an equestrian adventure. The best known and most popular Lake Texoma hiking...

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Haunted Texomaland

Denison, Texas has enough ghosts to host a ghost tour every year. But there are more haunted places around Lake Texoma. This article highlights a few of the ghost stories that have lingered in Texomaland for...

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What Does Agritourism Mean to Texomaland?

In Texomaland, cattle production influences the agritourism industry. Agritourism is a commercial enterprise that links agricultural production and processing with tourism in order to attract visitors onto a...

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Service Calling for Little Free Pantries in Texomaland

This is a call to action for a Texomaland food-raising campaign to unite young people, fishing and hunting guides, bird hunting and wildlife viewing rangers, writers and artists, and anyone who can interest a...

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How to Catch Stocked Trout in a Pond

One of the great things about fishing is that it is a recreational activity, which is available year-round – as long as you live in the right place. Residents across much of the country even in the...

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What Does a 21st Century Cowboy Do?

Cowboys wake up at 4 a.m. Calving season is especially busy. Cowboys check on the cows two to three times a night during that season. In 2021, Texas was the number one beef producing state, and Oklahoma was...

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Why Does A Lake Turn Over?

Whenever we get close to the colder months of the year, every experienced angler starts to mention the term ‘lake turnover’ more and more often. But what does it mean, and why does a lake turn...

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Sherman/Denison: Home of the First Interurban Rail Line in Texas

Imagine life before electricity, a phone, a radio, or even a TV, in every American home. Imagine listening to your favorite stories gathered round the wood burning stove on a Saturday night with your family on...

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Breaking Camp In The Rain

Camping gear can last you for many years and numerous camping trips if you take proper care of it. However, many people are unfamiliar with some of the best practices when it comes to breaking camp in the...

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How To Start A Campfire The Easy Way

Building a campfire is one of those basic skills that everyone should have, even if retreating in nature is not their favorite past time. The task might sound challenging, but we assure you that it is much...

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Jennifer Harris: Texomaland Mystery

At the time on May 12, 2002, Christie Farr, Jennifer Harris’s friend was the last person to see her alive in Bonham, Texas. The two women were hanging out at Christie’s house. Rainy weather...

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Hi: 71

Tuesday Night

Rain Showers

Lo: 62


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 67

Wednesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 57


Partly Sunny

Hi: 72

Thursday Night


Lo: 60



Hi: 79

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 67

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