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
7:22 am
Tue April 10, 2012

Possible out-of-this-world object found locally

GREENVILLE - A Hunt County man believes he may have found at least a portion of the meteor seen over North Texas skies in February.

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Police and Courts
6:14 am
Tue April 10, 2012

North Texas bank robber to serve nearly five years

www.therockwallnews.com

GARLAND - A Garland man has been sentenced to prison for robbing three north Texas banks, including one in Hunt County, after his mother and stepfather turned him in. 

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News
8:19 am
Mon April 9, 2012

Greenville officials prepared to award bid for new roadway

GREENVILLE - The Monty Stratton Parkway will connect Interstate 30 to the campuses of Greenville High School and Paris Junior College.

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News
7:41 am
Fri April 6, 2012

Greenville's seven emergency warning sirens pass test

GREENVILLE - Dozens of citizens indicated they couldn’t hear the sirens in the wake of Tuesday’s storms, which included four tornado warnings and three confirmed tornadoes in the county.

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Severe Weather
7:26 am
Thu April 5, 2012

City to address siren concerns

GREENVILLE - A test is planned this morning on the City of Greenville’s emergency warning sirens after dozens of citizens said they never heard the sirens Tuesday afternoon. 

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Severe Weather
6:44 am
Thu April 5, 2012

11 confirmed tornadoes, 15 possible

A picture of the scope of tornado damage south of Royse City in Rockwall County
National Weather Service

The amount of confirmed tornadoes Tuesday could still rise, but officials say at least one occurred in Hunt County as multiple homes were destroyed near Union Valley.

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Police and Courts
8:04 am
Wed April 4, 2012

Judge approves DNA testing in a 2005 double homicide

Brandon Dale Woodruff

GREENVILLE - 354thDistrict Court Judge Richard A. Beacom made the ruling Tuesday in the case of Brandon Dale Woodruff, who’s currently serving a life sentence for killing his parents near Royse City.

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Police and Courts
8:02 am
Wed April 4, 2012

Plea deal reached in 2010 robbery, shooting

GREENVILLE - Wayland Duffy Jr. has pleaded guilty to his role in a robbery and shooting in Greenville.

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Police and Courts
7:45 am
Tue April 3, 2012

Appeals court to hearing arguments in fraud case

Arguments are scheduled today in the appeal of a Collin County man, sentenced to 25 years in prison upon convicted of defrauding investors who contributed to nonexistent oil wells.

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West Tawakoni
9:54 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Trial set in West Tawakoni lawsuit

GREENVILLE - A motion seeking a summary judgment in a West Tawakoni court battle is denied and trial will proceed in May as planned.

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