Hunt County

Hunt County
2:56 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Grand jury returns assault indictments

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The Hunt County grand jury has returned multiple indictments alleging incidents of aggravated assault.

 — Timothy James Hobbs, 33, of Wylie, received one indictment for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Hobbs was alleged in the indictment to have stabbed a male victim with a knife on Nov. 23, 2012.

— Brandon Shane Hooten, 37, of Greenville, received one indictment for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Hooten was alleged to have threatened a female victim with a knife on January 9.

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Hunts County
9:05 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Robbery shooting suspect eyes bond reduction

The incident occurred on Broadview Street, located in south central Greenville, between Stonewall Street and Interstate 30.
Brad Kellar / heraldbanner.com

A local man, arrested in connection with last week’s reported robbery/shooting on Broadview Street in Greenville, is seeking a reduction in his almost $1 million in bonds on the charges.

At the time of the shooting, Christopher Steven Martin of Greenville was already free on bond on multiple charges in connection with a January 2 incident on Walworth Street. Martin is now facing multiple counts of aggravated robbery and aggravated assault involving the January 15 shooting.

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Hunt County
1:43 am
Mon October 28, 2013

Early voting continues this week

Early voting continues this week in advance of the Nov. 5 election which will determine the fate of more the 12 million dollars in bonds.

Voters can cast ballots in Greenville, Commerce or Quinlan for the bond election over a state-wide election on amending the Texas Constitution.

Voters who live in certain areas of Hunt County may also be able to participate, with elections also being held  in Josephine and Cumby.

Voters need to make sure to have legal ID with them when casting ballots.

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Blacklands Cafe
7:00 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Cotton pickin' memories

Carol Taylor
Hunt County Historical Commission

Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor says fall was once cotton picking time in Hunt County and all of Northeast Texas.  She's our guest on the Blacklands Cafe.

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Texas Health
3:48 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Audio: Hunt Regional CEO describes board's proposal

Hunt Regional Healthcare CEO Richard Carter, second from left, at a recent awards presentation. Pictured are, left to right, volunteer Alice Parsons, Carter, volunteer Joyce Johnson, volunteer coordinator Jeanye Roberts.
huntregional.org

Hunt County voters will decide the fate of a bond measure in the upcoming Nov. 5 election. If approved, the bond would fun new emergency-care facilities in Commerce and Quinlan. In this audio clip, Hunt Regional Healthcare CEO Richard Carter explains the plans.

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Northeast Texas
8:09 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Burn ban in Franklin, Hunt, Kaufman Counties

Counties in red have burn bans in effect as of Aug. 13.
Texas A&M Forest Service

Hunt County has joined Franklin and Kaufman Counties in banning most outdoor fires.

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Breaking News
2:50 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

UPDATE: Large grass fire reported near Lone Oak

KETR

A large grass fire has been reported near Lone Oak, with many local fire departments responding.

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Hunt County
5:21 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Commerce tax office to re-open

Hunt County

The Eastern Branch Tax Office will re-open at its former location at 1114 Main St., according to a release from Tax Assessor-Collector Randy Wineinger.

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Voter Guide 2013: Hunt Co.
11:40 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Campbell alcohol vote, council contests on tap

KETR

Campbell residents will decide on two ballot initiatives, including one regarding alcohol sales, while voters elsewhere in Hunt County will determine city council races.

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Hunt County
8:27 am
Tue May 7, 2013

Herald-Banner: Alicia Moore's uncle arrested

Alicia Moore
Greenville Herald-Banner

The Greenville Herald-Banner reports that the uncle of murdered Greenville teenager Alicia Moore has been arrested.

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