Commerce – Effective Monday, the Caribbean Students Association at Texas A&M University-Commerce has launched the Message to Haiti Campaign. The campaign will seek to raise funds to assist in the earthquake relief efforts, and continued coordinated efforts to restore normalcy to the nation of Haiti.
Richardson – Police say 15-year-old Anquanete Patterson, a freshman at J.J. Pearce High School in Richardson, was killed Wednesday when she exited a moving school bus.
Reports indicate two boys began fighting over a cell phone and were ordered off the bus. As the bus started moving forward again Patterson reportedly ran to the front and lunged out the door, perhaps wanting to get off to see the fight, and was run over by the buses back tires.