Farmersville

Hunt County
8:04 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Sheriff’s office investigating details in shooting death

Credit jrn.com

An already violent summer in Hunt County has become even more tragic, with yet another shooting death reportedly having occurred in the county.

The Hunt and Collin county sheriff’s offices are involved in the investigation into the death of Oscar “Junior” Ovalle of Plano. Ovalle, 20, was reported to have been shot in the head Sunday morning at a residence near the Hunt/Collin county line, and died later at a hospital in McKinney.

 

Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks said the circumstances behind the shooting were still being ironed out as of Thursday night.

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Collin County
2:03 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Murphy medal awarded at Farmersville ceremony

Gov. Rick Perry, Nadine Lokey (Audie Murphy's sister), Rep. Scott Turner (R-Rockwall) and Rep. Dan Flynn (R-Canton) at Tuesday's ceremony in Farmersville.
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Farmersville native and World War II veteran Audie Murphy was posthumously awarded the recently created Texas Legislative Medal of Honor during an Oct. 29 ceremony in Farmersville. Murphy enlisted in the Army at age 17 after Pearl Harbor and earned the U.S. Medal of Honor at age 20. Murphy also earned two Silver Stars and three Purple Hearts. 

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Collin County
12:49 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Public transit rolling toward Princeton, Farmersville

One of the three service zones is centered around U.S. Hwy. 380 east of McKinney.
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Communities in eastern Collin County will soon have some public transportation options for getting into McKinney or elsewhere in the area.

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Assault conviction
7:43 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Teague ordered to seven year prison term for robbery

GREENVILLE - A Collin County man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery.

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Assault conviction
7:42 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Teague ordered to seven year prison term for robbery

GREENVILLE - A Collin County man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery.

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Police and Courts
6:41 am
Tue December 13, 2011

Collin County pleads not guilty to armed robbery

HUNT COUNTY - Nicholas Guy Teague, of Farmersville, entered the plea Monday to one count of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.

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