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Hunt County

Mark Haslett

Northeast Texas communities, interested in the fate of the "Blacklands Corridor," await today's revision of the regional transportation plan.

Greenville YMCA, Campbell alcohol sales on ballot

Apr 8, 2013
KETR

There is a lot on the line on the May 11 election ballots in Hunt County.

Greenville residents will be deciding the fate of a proposed YMCA/event center, millions of dollars in street and road repairs, dozens of proposed amendments to the City of Greenville Charter and who gets to sit in one of the City Council spots.

Voters in Campbell will be deciding whether to allow the sale of alcohol at local stores, as well as whether to increase the local sales tax.

And there are multiple city council and school board elections across the county.

Mark Haslett / KETR

In western Hunt County, a nearby railroad right-of-way is now an ominous presence to some.

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.

Child-abuse case continues

Mar 4, 2013
An attempt to escape arrest in southern Hunt County ended with a suspect injured and in jail, according to the Hunt County Sheriff’s Department.
Hunt County Sheriff's Dept.

Trevor Scott Copeland of Quinlan was convicted last month in connection with the same incident and was sentenced to 50 years in prison.

UPDATE: Copeland found guilty of injury to child

Feb 21, 2013
Hunt County Sheriff's Dept.

UPDATE 2:56 p.m. - A jury in the 196th District Court has sentenced Trevor Scott Copeland of Quinlan to 50 years in prison after finding him guilty Wednesday.

Texas Department of Public Safety

Former Hunt County constable Anthony Dewayne Lewis, 47, has been charged with one count of murder and one of attempted murder following a shooting Saturday night in Rockwall.

No Delays or Closings in Our Immediate Area

Jan 15, 2013

Dr. Dan Jones, President of Texas A&M University-Commerce, has asked all professors and faculty to be accommodating to any students who choose not to come to the university today. Even so, A&M-Commerce is NOT closed today. Classes will proceed as normal.

Still No Answers Four Weeks into Moore Case

Nov 30, 2012
Avi Selk / Dallas Morning News

There are still no new developments in the disappearance and murder of a Greenville girl.

Holiday Aid Agencies are Aiding Each Other

Nov 20, 2012
Amazing News Update / amazing-newsupdate.blogspot.com

Multiple agencies are banding together this holiday season to provide services to families in need.

Jerrod Knight

According to election officials at the polling location inside the Westview United Methodist Church in Greenville, the "rush" associated with this year's presidential election was more prevalent during the early voting opportunities than during today's turnout.

The line for early voting did extend beyond the doorway at the Hunt County election office over the early voting period, but my sojourn to vote this morning was met with few other people.

The Candidates in Hunt County

Nov 6, 2012

It’s Election Day.

Dismantling Racism in Hunt County

Nov 1, 2012

Dealing with racism will be the subject of a public meeting in Greenville this evening.

Hunt County Early Voting Nearing Record Totals

Oct 30, 2012

An early voting record in Hunt County is likely this week.

Demand for Early Voting Prompts Expanded Hours

Oct 26, 2012

Early voting for the November 6 elections has topped more than 5,000 ballots already.

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