Kaufman County GOP primary: Kaufman Co. ballot By Jennise Streaty • Feb 24, 2014 provided photo The following candidates are on ballots in the Kaufman County Republican Party primary election on March 4. Regional and county offices Burn ban in Franklin, Hunt, Kaufman Counties By Mark Haslett & Brad Kellar • Aug 13, 2013 Texas A&M Forest Service Hunt County has joined Franklin and Kaufman Counties in banning most outdoor fires. Murder suspect's wife confesses to plot By Mark Haslett • Apr 17, 2013 Kaufman County Sheriff's Department In a strange turn, Kim Williams, the wife of murder suspect Eric Williams, has been charged with one count of capital murder. Threat against county staff results in arrest By Mark Haslett • Apr 4, 2013 Wikimedia commons 56 year-old Terrell resident Nick Morale has been arrested for making a terroristic threat against a Kaufman County official. Funeral arrangements set for Kaufman DA, wife By Daniel Starks • Apr 3, 2013 Kaufman County District Attorney's Office Funeral arrangements have been made for Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia. Kaufman County DA and wife found shot in home By Daniel Starks • Mar 30, 2013 Kaufman County District Attorney's Office Investigations continue in the murders of Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia. Plane crash kills 1 near Terrell By Mark Haslett • Mar 4, 2013 Federal Aviation Administration One person is dead in a plane crash near an airport east of Dallas. After murder of assistant D.A., Kaufman shooting suspects at large By Mark Haslett • Jan 31, 2013 Kaufman County Kaufman County assistant district attorney Mark Hasse was shot dead outside the county courthouse Thursday, county officials said. Sheriff's department to assist city after police force disbanded By Scott Harvey • May 10, 2012 KEMP - The Kaufman County town of Kemp has laid off its police chief and four police officers, as well as the department’s part-time secretary, due to budget woes.