Kaufman County

Elections 2014
4:26 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

GOP primary: Kaufman Co. ballot

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The following candidates are on ballots in the Kaufman County Republican Party primary election on March 4.

Regional and county offices

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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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Kaufman County
9:58 am
Wed April 17, 2013

Murder suspect's wife confesses to plot

Kim Williams
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.

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Kaufman County
11:18 am
Thu April 4, 2013

Threat against county staff results in arrest

Kaufman County, southeast of Dallas.
Wikimedia commons

56 year-old Terrell resident Nick Morale has been arrested for making a terroristic threat against a Kaufman County official.

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Kaufman County DA
11:37 am
Wed April 3, 2013

Funeral arrangements set for Kaufman DA, wife

Kaufman County DA, Mike McLelland
Kaufman County District Attorney's Office

Funeral arrangements have been made for Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia.

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Kaufman County DA
10:44 pm
Sat March 30, 2013

Kaufman County DA and wife found shot in home

Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland
Kaufman County District Attorney's Office

Investigations continue in the murders of Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia.

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Kaufman County
6:05 pm
Mon March 4, 2013

Plane crash kills 1 near Terrell

Federal Aviation Administration

One person is dead in a plane crash near an airport east of Dallas.

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Fatal attack
1:59 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

After murder of assistant D.A., Kaufman shooting suspects at large

Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse
Kaufman County

Kaufman County assistant district attorney Mark Hasse was shot dead outside the county courthouse Thursday, county officials said.

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Law enforcement
8:11 am
Thu May 10, 2012

Sheriff's department to assist city after police force disbanded

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.

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