KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors have filed charges against former NBA forward Kermit Washington, accusing him of embezzling about a half-million dollars in charitable donations meant to help the needy in Africa and spending it on jewelry, vacations and other things.
A 56-year-old man was fatally struck by a train in the 200 block of West McKinney Street in Pilot Point on Monday.
ARGYLE — Bullet the bison likes to spend her days rolling in the mud, lounging in the shade and walking around the house ... and through the door, and down the hallway. Her owner, Karen Schoeve, doesn’t mind.
Local officials break ground Friday on construction for the new Krum Public Library, which will be built on the east side of the current library at 803 E. McCart St. The library is being built from a $1.3 million bond package passed by voters in May 2013 and is expected to be completed in the spring or summer of 2017. Future fundraisers will help with the cost of furnishing and shelving the facility. Helping to break ground are, from left, library board members Donna O’ Dania and Bonnie Barthold; Denton County Commissioner Andy Eads; Kent Sears; Kelly Ring, library board chairwoman; Donna Pierce, library director; Krum Mayor Ron Harris, Krum City Council members Justin Diviney and Austin Petersen; and Sandy Clere, president of Krum Friends of the Library.