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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News
9:27 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Council grants freeport exemptions to industries

Credit City of Greenville

The Greenville City Council has granted two local industries exemptions on taxes they pay for storing “goods in transit.” 

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News
9:09 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Water Park to make $5 million splash

Credit Splash Kingdom

Officials with Splash Kingdom have agreed to build a water park in Greenville, provided the city does its share to help establish the park in the Greenville Towne Center development.

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2005 Double Homicide
7:46 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Judge Approves More DNA Testing in Woodruff Case

A state district judge has approved a second-round of DNA testing on evidence from a 2005 double homicide near Royse City.

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Splash Kingdom
7:18 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Greenville Council Votes on Possible Water Park

Splash Kingdom

The city of Greenville is one step closer to getting a water park.

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Christmas Events
8:00 am
Wed December 12, 2012

Charity Event to Help Greenville Residents

Paris's "Spirit of Christmas" Last Year
inparistx.com

What organizers hope will become a new local Christmas tradition is scheduled this weekend in downtown Greenville. The “Spirit of Giving” is being presented by the Greenville Lions Club, starting at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Farmers Market downtown.

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City of Greenville
7:47 am
Wed December 12, 2012

Greenville City Council Hires Special Counsel

City of Greenville

A new attorney will be handling negotiations between the city of Greenville and a defense contractor. The Greenville City Council voted Tuesday to hire a special counsel to represent the City of Greenville on all matters relating to L-3 Communications Integrated Systems.

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Transportation
7:44 am
Wed December 12, 2012

Council Votes to Support Toll Road

illinois.edu

There are more details on a proposed toll road between Hunt county and the Dallas area.  Representatives from a private company approached the Greenville City Council Tuesday asking for the council’s support to build the toll road.

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Foster Child Endangerment
9:04 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Third Indictment Handed Down in Child Endangerment

2200 Block of St. John Street
Google Street View Google

A third local resident has been indicted on multiple charges of child endangerment for allegedly exposing small children to a variety of illegal drugs.

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Robert Larson
8:55 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Two Charges Dropped in Family Violence Case

Two aggravated assault indictments filed against a local man in connection with a reported family violence case have been dismissed.

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Cell Phone Copper Theft
8:41 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Suspect in Hunt County Copper Theft Caught

eaglecountryonline.com

A Collin County man has been arrested in connection for allegedly stealing copper from a cell phone tower.

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