New Year’s traditions from around the world

01/01/2019 0

Making a lot of noise—from fireworks to gun shots to church bells—seems to be a favorite pastime around the world. In ancient Thailand, guns were fired to frighten off demons. In China, firecrackers routed the […]

NCTC presents winter grads

12/29/2018 0

North Central Texas College conducted a commencement ceremony on Dec. 14 at the Gainesville campus to honor the Fall 2018 graduates. The ceremony honored graduates of health sciences and cosmetology programs, career and technical education […]

Welcome 2019, a blank slate to resolve

12/29/2018 0

When did ringing in the new year become a celebratory tradition? One would think it is a more modern-day creation, but 4,000 years ago the Babylonians brought in the new year with an 11-day festival […]

Have any Legos to spare?

12/29/2018 0

While you are doing that new year clean-up and organizing at your house, the staff at the Bowie Public Library ask you to consider donating a few things for some new programming ideas. Library Director […]

Youth fair readied for Jan. 10-12

12/26/2018 0

Entries top 334 for the 2019 Montague County Youth Fair Jan. 10-12 in the Nocona Agricultural Center and Nocona Community Center. Students across the county are working hard on art entries, working with pigs and […]

12/22/2018 0

It is one of the most popular sections published by The Bowie News each year, Letters to Santa Claus. Read in the children’s own words their wish list and questions for St. Nick. Also take […]

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