Cooper

Lions Club
2:20 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Sharing the vision: Eyeglass donations needed

October is “Sharing the Vision” month. Lions Club International has announced their Centennial Service Challenge.

With this, the local Lions Club of Cooper would like the public to know there are collection boxes for donations of eyeglasses at Miller’s Pharmacy, Cooper Home Health, Cooper Post Office, Lowery Medical Supply and many of the area churches. Plus the Club will be accepting gently used eyeglasses at the upcoming fundraising Pancake Breakfast annually held at the Cooper Volunteer Fire Station on Saturday morning of Chiggerfest Oct. 18 and at the Health Fair at the Civic Center that same day.

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Cooper
10:53 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Burglar behind bars on multiple counts

Terrance Jerome Parker
Credit Cooper Review

Terrance Jerome Parker of Cooper was arrested not once but twice for local robberies that began at the beginning of August.

“We are again experiencing a rash of thefts in Delta County, at least three thefts and/or burglaries have occurred over the last two weeks. Property owners should remain alert, lock up when possible and report any suspicious activity,” said Delta County Sheriff Ricky Smith, “The Sheriff’s Office will continue to focus on these thefts and burglaries. The investigation into one more of these thefts is progressing very well, we have a suspect and we are finalizing our investigation and at least one person will most probably be arrested.”

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Cooper
4:53 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Burglar caught in Cooper with $3,500 worth merchandise

Jonathan K. Adamski
Credit Cooper Review

Last Wednesday the Delta County Sheriff’s office ended the sticky fingers of Jonathan Adamski, who had stolen jewelry and prescription medication valuing approximately $3,500.

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Delta County
4:51 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Arson/Insurance Fraud leads to arrest

Daniel R. Bulin
Credit Cooper Review

Daniel Bulin claimed to be held up at gun point by two masked black males and that his 2007 Dodge truck stolen between Cooper and Klondike on Farm-to-Market 1528 on Monday, July 21.

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News
6:28 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Delta County sets the curve on wages

While the Bureau of Labor Statistics recently reported Delta County as having the lowest national weekly wage average at $378. Statistically, this has created confusion among the population.

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Delta County
4:13 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Final Goodbye: Henslee Hardware closes doors after 127 years

Henslee Hardware began in 1887 from meager start under a tent by owner John Franklin Henslee with a $500 inventory with everything from whiskey and nuts and bolts to caskets, farm implements and dynamite.
Credit Courtesy Photo / Cooper Review

True dedication to one community is serving it for 127 years. That is exactly what Henslee Hardware has done. It began in 1887 from meager start under a tent by owner John Franklin Henslee with a $500 inventory with everything from whiskey and nuts and bolts to caskets, farm implements and dynamite.

The iconic red building store has remained a staple at 21 North Side of the Square in Cooper.

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Delta County
3:22 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Delta Hope House serves at new location

Cindy Roller

Not only does The Hope House in Cooper give its clients hope – and nourishment – but now with a new location and new name, “Delta Hope House” it can truly serve the public to its capacity.

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Delta County
12:38 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Cooper's 'Dollhouse' turns 100

Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

For so many that have had the honor of stepping across the threshold of The McKinney Home back into time, they will too become a piece of this dollhouse’s history. On Sunday, Dec. 8 the public is invited to an Open House to commemorate the 100th birthday of The McKinney Home, located on 250 SW First Street in Cooper.

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Hunt County
2:03 am
Sun October 6, 2013

Loud 'explosions' reported across region

Tannerite is an explosive that creates a loud "boom" that can be heard up to 30 miles away
cheaperthandirt.com

Social media exploded late Saturday night with reports of 'loud explosions'  and 'gun shots' being heard across the region.

At about 11:20 Saturday night, a large "boom" was heard in Commerce and nearby areas. With a secondary explosion 30 minutes later. Social media was buzzing with many people wondering what was going on, with some fearing potential meteors or even earthquakes.

After receiving many calls, Commerce Fire and Police Departments were unable to locate any damage, or fires of any sort.

The cause? Tannerite.

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Delta County
3:00 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

5-alarm house fire in Cooper Thursday

Cindy Roller

Emergency personnel and Delta County and Cooper volunteer fire fighters responded to a 5-alarm house fire at 350 SE Fourth Street in Cooper Thursday night.

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Delta County
3:34 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Midweek drug bust total rises to 24

Delta County jailer Wesley Mayeux, right, works with an inmate at the Delta County Courthouse in Cooper on May 1.
Cindy Roller KETR

Wednesday morning’s drug sting in Delta County was more effective than expected, said Sheriff Ricky Smith.

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Hunt County
7:59 am
Mon March 4, 2013

Campbell convenience-store defendant to get hearing

Hunt County Detention Center

A man is hoping for a reduction in his bond, after a raid on a Campbell convenience store which was allegedly selling the illegal substance K2.

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Delta County
12:52 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

Photos: In Cooper, planning a revival

Participants pray during the Sulphur River Go Tell Crusade Kick-off Banquet held Feb. 18 in Cooper.
Cindy Roller KETR

KETR's Cindy Roller shares a few photos from a recent religious event in Cooper.

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West Nile Virus
10:49 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

Cooper to Spray for Mosquitoes for First Time in 25 Years

Brian Schoenhals The Daily Home

Mayor Scotty Stegall tells The Cooper Review's Cindy Roller that Noble Pest will administer the product throughout the city beginning next Tuesday, Sept. 18 and do so again two weeks later on Oct. 2.

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Drought
10:56 am
Tue August 14, 2012

Burn Ban Issued for Delta, Fannin, Extended for Hopkins, Hunt

KHSig321 Flickr

COOPER - Recent rains have done little to help the region fend off increasingly dry conditions, prompting Delta and Fannin County Commissioners Monday to order a burn ban.

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