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.


Jail lawsuit
8:57 am
Mon November 28, 2011

New advancements sought in ongoing jail lawsuit

GREENVILLE - Attorneys for Hunt County are seeking multiple responses from defendants in the now three year old jail construction lawsuit.

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5:59 am
Tue November 22, 2011

Christmas tree arrives, holiday events planned

GREENVILLE - It's beginning to look a lot more like Christmas in downtown Greenville.

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7:25 am
Mon November 21, 2011

Commissioners, Council approval to pave way for jobs

GREENVILLE - Local officials will decide Tuesday whether to grant a tax abatement for a Greenville company planning a major expansion.

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Murder trial
7:18 am
Mon November 21, 2011

Alphin convicted, sentenced to life in prison

GREENVILLE - Following closing arguments Friday, a Hunt County Jury took about 30 minutes to find Tracie Danielle Alphin guilty of murdering Jason Harrington in 2008.

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Local Interest
8:48 am
Fri November 18, 2011

Iconic retail outlet back in business

GREENVILLE - Supporters of Mary of Puddin Hill in Greenville can again shop at the legendary store five months after the business closed its doors.

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Police and Courts
6:55 am
Thu November 17, 2011

Greenville pair to serve probation, pay fine

GREENVILLE - A Hunt County couple has pleaded guilty to charges of endangering a child.

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Robbery trial
6:56 am
Wed November 16, 2011

First of two robbery suspects convicted, sentenced

GREENVILLE - A jury has issued a punishment for Guadalupe Ramirez III a day after they convicted the man of his involvement in the 2008 armed holdup of a Quinlan-area game room.

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Drug bust
6:46 am
Wed November 16, 2011

Lengthy drug investigation leads to arrest

GREENVILLE - The Hunt County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the arrest of a major drug dealer.

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Murder trial
6:12 am
Mon November 14, 2011

Alphin murder trial to hit court docket

Tracie Danielle Alphin

GREENVILLE - Jury selection begins Monday in Hunt County in the capital murder trial of Tracie Danielle Alphin.

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1:54 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

Veterans Day ceremonies scheduled locally

The 20th annual Texas A&M University-Commerce Veterans Vigil (above) was held last week on campus during a three day salute to veterans.
A&M-Commerce Flickr

A series of events are planned Friday at local entities and schools to honor the men and women of the United States military for Veterans Day.

At 9 a.m. Friday at the Cooper High School gymnasium, the school will be hosting “Students Honoring Our Veterans.” The event will be followed by the American Legion Red Henderson Post 483 Memorial Service, honoring America’s fallen soldiers, at 11 a.m. on the south lawn of the Delta County Courthouse.

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