Brad Kellar


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.


Police and Courts
7:52 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Greenville man pleads guilty to child pornography possession

GREENVILLE - 26-year-old Justin William West had previously pleaded not guilty. But on Monday, he admitted to four of the charges, while a fifth charge was dismissed.

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Road construction
8:38 am
Tue May 1, 2012

Another Hunt County road project prepares for takeoff

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GREENVILLE - Crews are scheduled to break ground next week on a new road connecting Interstate 30 and the campuses of Paris Junior College and Greenville High School.

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Police and Courts
7:46 am
Mon April 30, 2012

Grand Jury indicts former PTA president

GREENVILLE - The former president of the Greenville ISD’s Bowie Elementary Parent Teacher Association has been charged with stealing thousands from the organization.

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7:28 am
Fri April 27, 2012

New interstate exit boosts traffic, but speeds pose danger

GREENVILLE - Some Greenville residents voiced their objections Thursday to TxDot concerning the placement of the Highway 34/Wesley Street exit ramp off Interstate 30. 

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Police and Courts
9:00 am
Thu April 26, 2012

Morris and Campbell plead guilty to armed robberies

GREENVILLE - A local man is facing up to life in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated robbery.

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Interstate 30 Project
7:49 am
Wed April 25, 2012

Improved thoroughfare a good thing? Not for everyone

GREENVILLE - A second meeting is planned between transportation officials and residents upset about the Interstate 30/Wesley Street project in Hunt County. 

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8:42 am
Mon April 23, 2012

With nearly two year project complete, celebration planned

GREENVILLE - A dedication ceremony is Tuesday at 1 p.m. for the City of Greenville’s new $20 million wastewater reclamation center.

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Severe weather
8:28 am
Thu April 19, 2012

Greenville to take hit from two mock tornadoes

GREENVILLE - The Hunt County Firefighters Association will conduct tests Thursday focusing on tornado disaster drills. 

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Water leak
8:19 am
Thu April 19, 2012

Customers cautioned as water outage restored

JACOBIA - Some residents of a rural Hunt County community had to make do without running water for 36 hours or more. Citizens in Jacobia are now being asked to boil what they receive.

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Law enforcement
4:01 pm
Wed April 18, 2012

Uniform Crime Reporting issues stats for Greenville

GREENVILLE - Crime in Greenville rose significantly during the first three months of 2012 compared to last year, but less than the same timeframe in 2010.

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