Lake Texoma News

12/5/2018 6:02:00 AM
A $43 million contract to replace a mile-long, 58-year-old bridge over Lake Texoma that links Oklahoma and Texas was awarded by the Oklahoma Transportation Commission. Jensen Construction Co. of Sand ...

11/24/2018 7:02:00 AM
The Durant Daily Democrat
Staff Report Representatives from the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will be holding a public meeting at the Eisenhower State Park’s Recreation Ha...

11/10/2018 10:02:00 PM
POTTSBORO, TX. (KXII)--Jerry Dorsey is a Navy veteran and fishing guide serving Lake Texoma. One day he was thinking about how he could give back to those who served in the military, as someone who un...

11/6/2018 1:00:00 AM
The Willis Bridge over Lake Texoma is scheduled for replacement after the Oklahoma Transportation Commission on Monday approved a $43 million contract. [Photo provided] The Oklahoma Transportation ...

11/5/2018 11:41:00 PM
Tulsa World
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Transportation Commission awarded a $43 million contract Monday to replace a mile-long bridge over Lake Texoma. The new bridge will replace the structurally deficient Will...

11/5/2018 9:25:00 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY (KXII) - A $43 million contract to replace a mile-long, 58-year-old bridge over Lake Texoma that links Oklahoma and Texas was awarded Monday by the Oklahoma Transportation Commission, th...

11/1/2018 8:49:00 PM
DENISON, Tex. (KXII)-As of Thursday, Lake Texoma remains over seven feet above normal but still 14 feet away from its spillway. The Corps is currently releasing about three times the amount of water t...

10/30/2018 4:30:00 PM
LAKE TEXOMA, Tex. (KXII) - Firefighters say it took about three hours to put out a shop and houseboat on fire at the Texoma Marina in Gordonville Monday night, and high water made it even more difficu...

10/30/2018 7:53:00 AM
After a year-and-a-half of work, construction and electrical crews are in the home stretch for a project which will double the amount of water processed from Lake Texoma to 20 million gallons daily -- ...

10/29/2018 5:00:00 PM
One of the most popular recreation lakes in the Southwest, Lake Texoma features two state parks, two wildlife refuges and dozens of lodging options. Visitors to the area often opt for cabin getaways t...

10/25/2018 5:56:00 AM
The Pottsboro Kids Club host the 7th annual That Dam Lake Texoma Bi-State 5K Run on November 10. All proceeds from the 5K go directly back to Pottsboro Kids Club with help paying for activities for th...

10/24/2018 5:00:00 PM
Lake Texoma is a 75,000-acre lake located on the Texas-Oklahoma border, 75 miles north of Dallas, Texas. It is a popular vacation destination known for natural beauty, outdoor recreational opportuniti...

10/18/2018 2:16:00 PM
LAKE TEXOMA -- Like other bodies of water across the region, Lake Texoma is rising. As of 3 p.m. Thursday, the lake was 629.02 feet above sea level. The Corps of Engineers believes it could rise almos...

10/18/2018 12:57:00 PM
Yahoo News Singapore
A large deer was spotted swimming in the waters of Lake Texoma, on the Oklahoma-Texas border, on October 14, by two Louisiana men on a fishing trip. The deer ran into lake while trying to escape a dog ...

10/18/2018 12:30:00 PM
A large deer was spotted swimming in the waters of Lake Texoma, on the Oklahoma-Texas border, on October 14, by two Louisiana men on a fishing trip. The deer ran into lake while trying to escape a dog ...

10/17/2018 4:26:00 PM
KINGSTON, Okla. – Too much rain has caused many parks, campgrounds and boat ramps to close at Lake Texoma. “It`s a little muddy out there,” said Roger Raines, a fishing guide on Lake Texoma.

10/17/2018 11:04:00 AM
DENISON, Tex. – “It was a pretty magical hour there for a second,” said Jordan Breaux. Breaux and his friend, both from Louisiana, were in the middle of a fishing tournament over the weekend ...

10/16/2018 8:24:00 PM
DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- Two Louisiana men were in the middle of a fishing tournament out on Lake Texoma this past weekend when they saw a deer swimming across a cove. It was on the Denison side near P...

10/15/2018 9:52:00 PM
DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- The Army Corps of Engineers says letting water out of Lake Texoma is a balancing act between what goes in and what goes out and predict the level will go up another three feet ...

10/15/2018 3:44:00 PM
The Durant Daily Democrat
A body was recovered Sunday afternoon near the Willis Bridge over Highway 377 at Lake Texoma in Marshall County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said. The body was recovered Sunday by Marshall County Sear...

10/15/2018 2:31:00 PM
MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. -- Several roads in Marshall County are impassable after a rise in Lake Texoma. "With all the rain we got, basically over the last month, everything is saturated," said Marshall ...

10/14/2018 2:55:00 PM
DENISON, TX. (KXII)--Earlier this year in May, 16-year-old Nathan Halfmann, a student at Pottsboro ISD was out having fun with his friends at Lake Texoma when all of the sudden his heart gave out. His ...

10/14/2018 2:55:00 PM
MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - Officials have recovered a body that was found floating in Lake Texoma Sunday afternoon. The Marshall County Sheriff said a vehicle was found parked and unoccupied at t...

10/14/2018 1:33:00 PM
Troopers are responding to a report of a body floating in Lake Texoma Sunday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. The body was underneath the State Highway 377 Willis Bridge in Marshall County ...

10/11/2018 5:22:00 PM
Due to heavy rain last month, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plan to open the flood gates to lower the high waters. Due to heavy rain last month, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plan to open the fl...

10/11/2018 5:09:00 PM
DENISON, Tex. (KXII)-James Neville wanted to go fishing at Eishenhower State Park Thursday after catching a few last week. This trip,no such luck. "When it was regular out, I could throw a bait out th...

10/8/2018 10:03:00 PM
He got five bites while he was back there and landed three, and they combined to weigh just enough to give him his second triple-A victory and first since 2006 at Lake Texoma. > Main factor in his suc...

10/8/2018 4:31:00 PM
DENISON, Texas -- People from all across the region came to see who could catch the biggest striper in Lake Texoma on Monday. "Oh, I'm elated for today," said Ron Nixon of the Boys and Girls Club of D...

10/7/2018 4:26:00 PM
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Hidden talent Hocutt can't remember a time when he wasn't taking part in water sports. As a child, he grew up going with family to Lake Texoma north of the Metroplex. Today as a husband and father, Po...

10/7/2018 1:48:00 PM
The last one I won was 12 years ago at Lake Texoma. And trust me, the older you get, the more you appreciate these wins because you just don’t know how many more chances you’re going to get.”

10/7/2018 12:37:00 AM
Tulsa World
Of winning this 2018 event, he said, “The older you get the more you appreciate it.” Dickerson last won an FLW event in 2007 at Lake Texoma. “Things just worked out. It’s been inches and ounces,” Dick...

10/1/2018 9:53:00 AM
MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. – A fisherman lost half of his finger from an infection after fishing at Lake Texoma. With the striper fish biting at Lake Texoma right now, Jay Ernst is warning others to ...

9/29/2018 2:00:00 AM
In August of 1960, Denham boarded his 47-foot cruiser on Lake Texoma and attempted to start it when it burst into flames. Denham, who suffered burns over 90 percent of his body, was flown back to ...

9/28/2018 4:07:00 AM
Plano Star Courier
The camp was moved to its location on Lake Texoma, after the previous site of a Boy Scout camp on the Red River was flooded by the Denison Dam. The high ground of Camp James Ray was a campsite for ...

9/27/2018 9:44:00 AM
The Paris News
Oxygen has been added by these rains and water temps have been lowered into the high 70s to mid 80s. We are now in our fall season and with this cloud cover, water temps will drop even more. There wil...

9/26/2018 8:10:00 AM
"With Texoma Health Foundation Park, with downtown, with the lake, Lake Texoma, we have a lot of assets here that I think we can better market to bring more tourists to Denison." To do that, the city ...

9/23/2018 2:00:00 AM
In just a few years, the stripers were naturally producing in Lake Texoma and in the Arkansas River due to the free-running miles of rivers above the reservoirs. At Texoma, stripers will swim 60 ...

9/22/2018 3:14:00 PM
The Durant Daily Democrat
Leadership Durant learned the ropes of team building and leadership while spending a day at Methodist Cross Point Camp on Lake Texoma near Kingston. Class members visited the camp’s challenge course t...

9/20/2018 10:05:00 AM
The Paris News
Well, Saturday is the first day of fall and Friday is the first day of the Big Bass Splash on Lake Fork. The weather has changed back into summer conditions with temperatures in the high to mid 90s. H...

9/17/2018 7:55:00 AM
The Business Journals
Tucked away in Denison is a lodge offering potential buyers a mixture of rustic and luxury lakeside living. In cooperation with Debra Brown of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty, Concierge ...

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