Brad Kellar

Reporter

Brad is a 1979 graduate of Lake Highlands High School, and attended Richland College in Dallas and East Texas State University. He’s been married since 1994 to his wife, Vida, and has three children; Nick, 21, Jaylynn, 12, and Jason, 5, and one granddaughter, Lauryn, 3. He’s a crazed fan of the Dallas Cowboys, the 2011 NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks, and the 2011 ALCS champ Texas Rangers.

As a journalist, Brad is a beat writer and go-to reporter for the Greenville Herald-Banner, as well as a log-time contributor to KETR News.

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City of Greenville
7:57 am
Mon April 15, 2013

Cox fundraising, spending at brisk pace

City of Greenville

The challenger seeking to become the next representative for Place 1 on the Greenville City Council has received far more in campaign contributions than his opponent.

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City of Greenville
7:51 am
Mon April 15, 2013

YMCA campaign files finance report

City of Greenville

Organizers hoping to convince local voters to approve funding for a new YMCA/event center have raised more than $5,000 and spent more than $4,000 on the effort.

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City of Greenville
8:08 am
Fri April 12, 2013

City park paths closed to motor vehicles

City of Greenville

The Greenville City Council voted this week in favor of a ban on the use of all-terrain vehicles and go-carts in the city parks.

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City of Greenville
7:51 am
Wed April 10, 2013

No decision on warning sirens

City of Greenville

The Greenville City Council intends to wait a while before making a final decision as to the fate of the city’s emergency warning sirens.

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City of Greenville
7:46 am
Wed April 10, 2013

Council renews youth cerfew

City of Greenville

The Greenville City Council voted Tuesday to renew the city’s juvenile curfew ordinance.

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Spring weather
8:38 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Showers, storms on way through NE Texas

KETR

Thunderstorms are expected to cross the region early Wednesday morning and, while they are expected to be pretty strong, forecasters say severe weather is not likely in Northeast Texas.

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Hunt County
8:28 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Bond hearing delayed again

KETR

It will be another week before a local woman whether her bond on a charge of murder in connection with the death of her infant son will be reduced.

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Hunt County
8:25 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Hearings set in jail-drug-ring case

Hunt County Detention Center

Hearings are scheduled this week in state district court for a local man facing multiple state-level counts of drug dealing and endangering a child.

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Hunt County
8:23 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Advocacy center to receive vehicle fees

Vehicle registration fees in Hunt County are allocated to help area children.
KETR

The Greenville City Council is scheduled to vote tonight on the transfer of fees to the Hunt County Children’s Advocacy Center.

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Hunt County
9:21 am
Mon April 8, 2013

Greenville YMCA, Campbell alcohol sales on ballot

Hunt County voters go to polling places in about a month.
KETR

There is a lot on the line on the May 11 election ballots in Hunt County.

Greenville residents will be deciding the fate of a proposed YMCA/event center, millions of dollars in street and road repairs, dozens of proposed amendments to the City of Greenville Charter and who gets to sit in one of the City Council spots.

Voters in Campbell will be deciding whether to allow the sale of alcohol at local stores, as well as whether to increase the local sales tax.

And there are multiple city council and school board elections across the county.

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