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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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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Local Business
7:47 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Arguing Against an Alternative Label

Hunt County Courthouse
countycriminal.com

A local financial business is arguing against being classified by the City of Greenville as an “alternative financial service.” The Zoning Board of Adjustment is scheduled to conduct a public hearing next week concerning an appeal filed by Action Finance Incorporated.

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Alicia Moore
5:44 am
Tue January 1, 2013

Alicia Moore Case Big Story in 2012

Avi Selk Dallas Morning News

The still unsolved murder of a Greenville teenager was a top story in the area in 2012. The death of Alicia Moore made national headlines and sparked a debate about how and when to activate the Amber Alert system.

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Local Business
5:41 am
Tue January 1, 2013

Shopping Mall Renovation Still Scheduled

Crossroads Mall sits at the corner of Wesley Street and Kari Lane in Greenville.

The renovation of Greenville’s only shopping mall is still scheduled. Exactly when most of the work on the transformation of crossroads mall will actually begin has yet to be determined.

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