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Texas Hunting and Fishing Licenses on sale today

The start of a new hunting season is right around the corner and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is reminding hunters and anglers that current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except the Year-from-Purchase All-Water Fishing Package) will expire at the end of August

World’s Largest Steam Locomotive to stop in Pottsboro on 2021 Big Boy Tour

On August 13, 2021, Union Pacific’s Big Boy No 4014 to stop in Pottsboro The world’s largest steam locomotive returns with “The Big Boy 2021 Tour” leaving Cheyenne, Wyoming, August 5, and making stops in communities along the origianl route.  It will stop in Pottsboro at Grayson Street from 1:45 pm – 2:15pm on August…

Invasive Silver Carp found in Choctaw Creek Downstream from Lake Texoma

Anglers Urged to Prevent Bait Bucket Transfers The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) received a report in late June that an invasive silver carp had been spotted in Choctaw Creek, a Texas tributary of the Red River approximately 15 miles downstream from Lake Texoma. A bow angler, Stephen Banaszak, first reported the finding and…

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