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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Waterpark
11:11 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Hawaiian Falls Says 'Aloha' to City

David Alvey Blue Ribbon News

GREENVILLE - Officials now know more about a proposed water park in the city.

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Prison Sentence for Child Injury
7:49 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Sentence Handed Down in 2010 Child Injury Case

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A local man who admitted to seriously injuring a child two years ago has now been sentenced to prison.

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Greenville Street Improvement
7:45 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Bid Approved on Greenville Street Improvement Program

1712 Polk Street
Tarpley Realtors

Some Greenville streets are going to be receiving work.

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Police and Courts
5:12 pm
Mon September 17, 2012

Darin Fayne Indicted in 2011 Drug Plane Case

heraldbanner.com

GREENVILLE - An indictment for drug possession was issued Friday against Darin Fayne, the California man who allegedly dumped bags of marijuana across the county while flying over North Texas two years ago.

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Economy
9:19 am
Mon September 17, 2012

Proposed Waterpark Goes Before Greenville Citizens

David Alvey Blue Ribbon News

There will be time for questions from the public during Thursday’s town hall meeting, set for 5 – 9 p.m. at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center. 

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West Nile Virus
8:54 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Mosquito Spraying Working in Hunt County?

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The latest figures from the Hunt County Health Department indicates that distribution of insecticide may be helping to slow the pace of the West Nile virus.

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Road Construction
10:49 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Proposed Addition to Greenville's Monty Stratton Project Fails

Massoud Ebrahim
City of Greenville

The Greenville City Council took no action  Tuesday to add $160,000 in enhancements to the Monty Stratton Parkway, instead discussing where else that money could be used.

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Budget
9:24 am
Wed September 12, 2012

Plant Closings Begin to Take Toll on Local Budgets

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Electric Utility System’s budget for the new fiscal year is expected to reflect the loss of one of the local electric utilities’ biggest customers.

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Police and Courts
7:49 am
Wed September 12, 2012

Pot Plane Pilot Could be Indicted This Week

Darin Fayne
heraldbanner.com

GREENVILLE - The alleged pilot, Darin Fayne, reportedly allegedly dumped bags of marijuana across Hunt County last July while flying a small plane over North Texas.

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Election
8:44 am
Mon September 10, 2012

Early Voting in Lone Oak ends Tuesday

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LONE OAK - This Saturday’s election in Lone Oak will determine the school district’s proposed 13 cent property tax increase for citizens.

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