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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Economic Development
8:44 am
Mon August 27, 2012

Waterpark for Greenville?

Hawaiian Falls in Roanoke, TX

GREENVILLE -  The proposed entertainment venue could be constructed in the city's Towne Center development along Interstate 30.

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Police and Courts
4:51 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Charges Levied in Five Year Old Murder Case

3804 Henderson Street, Greenville
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GREENVILLE - New evidence has emerged in the 2007 unsolved Greenville murder of David Olivares, and indictments have been issued for a former Greenville and former Commerce resident.

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Lightning Medicine Cloud
10:40 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Little Soldier Responds, Protestor Claims He's Lying

GREENVILLE - Lakota Ranch Owner Arby Little Soldier Wednesday contended Lightning Medicine Cloud and his mother were killed rather than died of natural causes, disputing remarks made a day earlier by Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks.

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West Nile Virus
10:07 am
Wed August 15, 2012

Confirmed West Nile Cases Reach Eight in Hunt County

Mosquitoes collected in a trap in Georgia
Allen Sullivan Athens Banner-Herald

GREENVILLE - The newest figure was announced Tuesday after three more cases were detected. Officials say half of the cases are in the Greenville area and half in Quinlan.

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Colorado Theater Shooting
10:16 am
Thu August 9, 2012

Quinlan's Ford High School to Host Memorial for Rebecca Wingo

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QUINLAN - Correction: Memorial is next weekend in Hunt County for Rebecca Wingo, a former Quinlan resident who was one of 12 killed in last month’s mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater. 

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Economic Development
9:58 am
Wed August 8, 2012

Eight Months Later, Greenville Company Ready to Expand Further

Phase II Expansion at Weatherford in early June
Scott Harvey KETR

GREENVILLE - For the second time in less than a year, Weatherford Artificial Lift Systems launches a major expansion at its plant.

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Economic Development
2:11 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Total Equipment and Service Moving Into Greenville

TEAS President Barry Beadle cuts the ribbon at a February ceremony
http://www.total-equipment.com/photos

GREENVILLE - A North Texas company which provides services to the oil and gas industry setting up shop at the site of the vacant Woodgrain Millwork building, which closed last fall.

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West Nile Virus
10:13 am
Tue August 7, 2012

West Nile Virus Spreads to Northeast Texas

CDC Map of human infections of West Nile as of July 31, 2012. (Note: Hunt County not included)
http://www.cdc.gov

GREENVILLE - Additional cases of people infected with West Nile virus have been reported in Hunt County, including a Greenville child.

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Police and Courts
11:04 am
Mon August 6, 2012

Six Quinlan Citizens Charged in Hunt County Shootings

Caution tape near Cody Lane shooting on Thursday, August 2
Michael Ridley KETR

GREENVILLE - The shootings occurred during separate raids by law enforcement with the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and FBI.

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Wolfe City
9:08 am
Mon August 6, 2012

Water Line Work Prompts Boil Water Notice for Wolfe City

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WOLFE CITY - Periodic interruptions in water supply are also scheduled to begin Tuesday and run through early September.

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