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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Police and Courts
1:56 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

Former Local Resident Facing Death Penalty

policehow.com

A former local resident is facing the death penalty next week, after being convicted of the brutal 1997 murder and robbery of a Dallas County woman. Kimberly Lagayle McCarthy, 51, is set to die Tuesday.

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Emergency Management
7:19 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Greenville Residents Not Hearing Sirens' Call

Damage from Royse City tornado -April 3rd, 2012
National Weather Service

Residents won’t be able to hear the siren’s call in case of an emergency in the City of Greenville. Slightly more than half of the City of Greenville’s emergency warning sirens are functional.

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City of Greenville
7:16 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Greenville Council Split on L-3 Negotiation Attorney Change

L-3 Communications

The Greenville City Council is scheduled Tuesday to hire a legal firm to represent the city in negotiations with L-3 Communications Integrated Systems concerning the defense contractor’s lease of property at Majors Field Municipal Airport.

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Alicia Moore
7:12 am
Wed January 23, 2013

New Reward Offered in Moore Case

Avi Selk Dallas Morning News

A new reward fund has been established in the Alicia Moore murder case.

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Police and Courts
9:07 am
Tue January 22, 2013

Grand Jury to Meet for First Time in 2013

walknboston Flickr

The latest edition of the Hunt County grand jury begins its service Friday, as local prosecutors are scheduled to present evidence in felony cases for consideration by the 196th District Court.

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City of Greenville
8:58 am
Tue January 22, 2013

Council to Consider Hangar Lease at Airport

City of Greenville

GREENVILLE — The Greenville City Council is set to vote tonight on a proposal to lease out hangar space at Majors Field, the Greenville Municipal Airport.

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Alicia Moore
7:10 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Mental Evaluation Ordered for Suspect

Avi Selk Dallas Morning News

GREENVILLE — A mental evaluation has been ordered for a local man, charged with allegedly sexually assaulting a Greenville teenager who later was found murdered.

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MLK Day
7:05 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Greenville Honoring King with Weekend Events

Martin Luther King Jr.
stanford.edu

The Corporation for Cultural Diversity of Greenville, Texas, the Greenville Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (GIMA) and the Greenville Branch of the NAACP are hosting the 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday celebration.

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Police and Courts
8:46 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Appeal Denied in 2006 Murder Case

walknboston Flickr

The state’s highest criminal court has refused to consider the appeal sought by a Dallas County man, convicted of murder more than six years ago for the brutal beating death of a Greenville resident during an armed robbery.

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City of Greenville
8:40 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Charter Committee Starts Review Process

City of Greenville

GREENVILLE — A group of local residents, tasked with reviewing the document which regulates how the City of Greenville operates, met for the first time Wednesday night.

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