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12:48 pm
Sat May 3, 2008

The next A&M-Commerce President visits with faculty<BR>

KETR presents the first faculty forum hosted by Dr. Dan Jones, the next President at Texas A&M University-Commerce.


The next A&M-Commerce President visits with faculty

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10:20 am
Fri May 2, 2008

Motorcycles to hit the streets of Greenville

Greenville – Saturday will be a day for motorcycles in Greenville. Chapter G2 of the Goldwing Road Riders of America, based in Greenville, is hosting the daylong event. It's designed to highlight safety and develop friendships among riders. The day is scheduled to begin at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, with the riders gathering at Wesley United Methodist Church.

Click the MP3 icon to listen as KETR's Greenville Correspondent Brad Kellar reports.

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10:18 am
Fri May 2, 2008

The rule of law was celebrated in Greenville Thursday.

Hunt County – Law Day 2008 was designed to explore the meaning of the rule of law, while fostering public understanding through discussion on its role in society and how it is essential in sustaining a free society. 116 students from the area participated this year in either a photography, essay or poster contest, with four Greenville students earning state-level recognition.

Click the MP3 icon to listen as KETR's Greenville Correspondent Brad Kellar reports.

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10:18 am
Fri May 2, 2008

An award is being offered in connection to an armed robbery and stabbing in Greenville.

Greenville – Hunt County Crime Stoppers are asking for information leading to the arrest of the two responsible for last month's crime, which occurred at a convenient store on Wesley Street. The two suspects are described as one black male, 5'4'' and about 130 lbs, and one black female, 5'0'' and about 100 lbs. Hunt County Crime Stoppers can be reached at 903-457-2929.

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4:09 am
Fri May 2, 2008

Canton tornado could have been devestating

Canton, TX –

Click on the mp3 icon to hear comments from Jerald Thomas, the owner of Cowhill Express in Commerce. Thomas is among the thousands of vendors and tens of thousands of shoppers at Canton's monthly Trade Days, many who were already on the grounds Friday morning when a tornado passed through.

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10:51 am
Thu May 1, 2008

West Tawakoni man sentenced on federal drug charges

West Tawakoni – A south Hunt County man has been sentenced to federal prison. Thomas Eric Edmonson of West Tawakoni was one of two men who entered guilty pleas in August of last year in connection to the distribution of methamphetamine in East Texas. On Wednesday, Edmonson was sentenced to six years in federal prison. An ongoing investigation into the case began in January 2003 and resulted in numerous undercover purchases and seizures of both drugs and guns.

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10:49 am
Thu May 1, 2008

Another rabid skunk found in Greenville

Greenville – Greenville residents are again being asked to take extra precautions with your pets. Yet another case of rabies has been reported in the city, as the Animal Control Division Wednesday confirmed a fourth rabid skunk had been discovered. It was the fifth case of rabies reported in Hunt County and the fourth in Greenville this year.

Click the MP3 icon to listen as KETR's Greenville Correspondent Brad Kellar reports.

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10:48 am
Thu May 1, 2008

Greenville radio station under investigation

Greenville – A Hunt County radio station has come under investigation because of missing funds. KGVL/KIKT radio in Greenville is reported to have conducted one or more fundraisers last fall for the annual Clothe-a-Child program for the United Way of Hunt County. However, the organization never received the money which donors had contributed. It is now under investigation by the Greenville Police Department.

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9:29 am
Wed April 30, 2008

Commerce business owner seeks Mayor seat

Scott Harvey

Commerce – Our coverage of next month's municipal elections for Commerce Mayor and Council Seats 2 and 4 continues with Mayoral candidate Tim Johnson. Originally from Paris, Johnson moved to Commerce last May, and now serves as Co-Owner of the Drunken Mule.

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9:19 am
Wed April 30, 2008

Guilty plea heard in local hold-up case

Greenville – A guilty plea has been heard in connection to a Greenville armed robbery. Thomas Allen Harris is one of two individuals who allegedly participated in the robbery of the K-Food Mart in May 2007. He entered into a plea bargain arrangement Tuesday in which he agreed to testify against his alleged co-actor in the robbery, who was originally arrested but has not yet been indicted in the case.

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