Idabel, OK – The body of a 15-year-old found at the community center in Idabel, Oklahoma Monday has been identified as that of a Paris girl. Sharonda Ann Bronner was found in the bathroom of the Booker T. Washington Center.
Her death is being ruled a homicide, although authorities are not saying how she died.
Now, the search is on to find a suspect in Bronner's death. Anyone with information on the crime is urged to contact Idabel Police at 800-522-8017.
Hunt County – Weekend travelers beware; you may run into long delays along Interstate 30 near Greenville, as TxDot plans to begin placing concrete beams on the bridge over the eastbound and westbound main lanes at Business Highway 69.
Its part of the overall project connected to the rebuilding of the State Highway 34/Wesley Street overpass.
Placing the concrete bridge beams will require periodically stopping traffic on the main lanes while the beams are raised into place by crane.
Greenville – A Greenville woman has pleaded not guilty to criminally negligent homicide in connection to the death of an infant in 2008.
Christina Rene Rodriguez was arraigned Thursday. An interim hearing in the case was set for December 21. Rodriguez was arrested earlier this month and was being held in the Hunt County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bond.
Hunt County – The current edition of the Hunt County Grand Jury ends its term today of issuing indictments for consideration by the 354 District Court. Several recent criminal cases, including a murder and a bank robbery, may be reviewed by the panel.
They include the case of Caddo Mills resident Randall Douglas Smith, who's charged with the murder of Gregory Poteet, also of Caddo Mills in September.
Ladonia – A number of events are scheduled in Ladonia this weekend to celebrate Christmas and the season for giving.
The "Giving before Getting" Christmas event features the city's annual parade, blood drive to honor all military personnel and their families, plus Toys for Tots gift donation, where participants are asked to bring an unwrapped toy or non perishable food item.
Ladonia Chamber of Commerce President Chris Porter says the event's theme was created with the idea of selflessness in mind.