Cooper – Last week's meeting of the Cooper ISD Board addressed the upcoming budget year, facilities and included the approval of campus handbooks.
Superintendent Jason Marshall gave the final report on the Special Legislative Session stating overall the district will suffer a $170,000 net loss from State revenue. Board President Thomas Darden stated he was thankful the district was not hit as hard as many other districts.
Greenville – During a press conference Thursday afternoon, Greenville Police Chief Daniel J. Buskin said police had a videotaped confession from Micah Brown acknowledging his involvement in the shooting death of his ex-wife, Stella Brown. He is expected to be formally charged sometime Friday morning.
Caddo Mills – Caddo Mills High School teacher Stella Michelle Ray, who was slain Wednesday in Greenville, will be remembered tonight in a candlelight vigil. The vigil will be held at 8pm at the Caddo mills High School.
Ray was described by family as a "very happy spirit" and dedicated teacher. Ray carried a lifelong self-imposed nickname of "Doc" and was no more proud of the name than when she earned her Doctorate from A&M-Commerce in December.
Greenville – Meanwhile, documents filed in the capital murder case against Gabriela Ortiz and Arturo Aguilar Vega Jr. of Campbell show both admitting to having caused injuries to Herrera prior to his death.
The Hunt County Sheriff's Office issued a statement Thursday, indicating the preliminary autopsy results from the Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office show the case of Herrera's death as "Homicidal Violence including blunt trauma."
Greenville – A Caddo Mills high school teacher has been murdered in Greenville. The Caddo Mills ISD confirms that Stella Brown was the victim of a shooting in Greenville last night, gunned down by her ex-husband while her two children were in the car.