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
7:22 am
Wed January 9, 2013

Double Life Sentences Upheld on Appeal

countycriminal.com

A Quinlan man has lost the appeals of the back-to-back life sentences he received after being convicted last year. The Sixth Court of Appeals in Texarkana issued its opinion Tuesday in the case of Michael Charles Hill.

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Transportation
7:36 am
Tue January 8, 2013

FM 1570 Traffic Lights to Stay the Same

Air Park/FM 1570 Intersection
Google Street View

On second thought, the signal light at a busy local intersection won’t be changed after all.

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City of Greenville
8:24 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Certificates of Obligation issued for Local Organizations

Greenville Police Department

The local animal shelter, Oak Creek Park and the Greenville Police and Fire Departments are expected to benefit from the issuance by the city of Greenville of more than $2 million in certificates of obligation.

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Politics
8:11 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Considerations Continue for City Attorney Resignation

Brent A. Money
http://www.smrt-law.com

The Greenville City Council is scheduled, again, to accept the resignation of City Attorney Brent A. Money. The Council intends to vote on the resignation during Tuesday’s regular session, starting at 6 p.m. in the Municipal Building.

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City of Greenville
8:05 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Panel to Review City Rules

GREENVILLE - A group of seven local residents is expected to be charged with the task of coming up with recommendations for improving the way Greenville operates.

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Police and Courts
7:31 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Guilty Pleas Expected in Robbery Case

A second local man could plead guilty to a charge of armed robbery in connection with a reported home invasion in Greenville last summer.

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Transportation
7:28 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Monty Stratton Almost Complete

Google Maps

Motorists should be able to drive from Interstate 30 directly to Paris Junior College in Greenville or Greenville High School by the end of January. Director of Public Works Massoud Ebrahim said work on constructing the Monty Stratton Parkway almost done.

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City of Greenville
9:57 am
Thu January 3, 2013

Changes Coming to Local Commute

TxDOT TxDOT

GREENVILLE — There will be a change coming with the new year for motorists driving to and from L-3 Communications Integrated Systems, the Greenville Air Park and other businesses along  Farm Road 1570/Jack Finney Boulevard.

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Fiscal Cliff
9:53 am
Thu January 3, 2013

Hall Votes Against Fiscal Cliff Agreement

U.S. Congresman Ralph Hall
http://ralphhall.house.gov/ Office of Ralph Hall

Hunt County’s representative in Washington voted against the fiscal cliff agreement.

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Police and Courts
9:47 am
Thu January 3, 2013

Judge Denies New Trial Motion

walknboston Flickr

GREENVILLE — A state district judge has denied a motion for a new trial, filed by attorneys for a West Tawakoni City Council member ordered off of the panel in October.

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