Local Interest

Power Outtages
8:29 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Wednesday morning storms interrupt power for many in Northeast Texas

A screen grab from Oncor's Storm Center interactive map
oncor.com

As storms moved through the region in the wee hours of Wednesday morning, electrical power to quite a few homes was affected. See the list...

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I-35 Traffic
9:27 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Northbound I-35 traffic affected by upturned cattle trailer

Google maps traffic view at 9:20am, 5-24-12.
maps.google.com

I-35 at Colorado Boulevard in Dallas was expected to be opened up again by 10am today.

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Power Outage
10:29 pm
Wed May 23, 2012

Power outages reported near Royse City

Screenshot for Oncor 24/7 outage information.
oncor.com

Update Thursday at 5:30 a.m.: An Oncor power outage map indicates power has been restored to citizens in the Caddo Mills area as of early Thursday morning.

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Hometown Kid
9:50 am
Wed May 23, 2012

Liberty-Eylau grad is engaged to Dallas Cowboys cheerleader, plays for Boston Red Sox

Will Middlebrooks
Keith Allison

My guess is that dad (and former Wolfe City atheletic director/head football coach) Tom Middlebrooks is proud of his boy.

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Wedding
11:04 am
Fri May 18, 2012

Sulphur Springs Main Street reception makes history

Cindy Roller

SULPHUR SPRINGS - As the bride and groom were introduced at their outdoor reception under the twinkling stars and a canopy of lights, the smiles on their faces told the whole story.

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Weekend Weather
7:36 pm
Thu May 17, 2012

Cookout Weekend: Sun all weekend long!

Your Weekend Weather Forecast for Friday May 17th
Daniel Starks/KETR

Grab the hot dogs and the hamburger patties, because this should be a great weekend for a cookout!

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Commerce Rotary
3:03 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Slideshow: Rotary scholars honored at annual luncheon

Rotary Scholar Senior Group Picture, May 9, 2012
Mike Roberts

"We recognize, reward, and celebrate those in our community who add value," said A&M-Commerce president Dr. Dan Jones as part of a keynote address at the event held May 9th at the CISD Administration Building.

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Tropical Storms
10:14 pm
Mon May 14, 2012

Hurricane Season starts early in the southwest

Google Image

Summer makes it's first appearance as the first tropical storm forms in the Eastern North Pacific

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Friday Flooding
7:35 pm
Fri May 11, 2012

Friday afternoon rain results in highwater rescues in Hunt County

Flooding behind a residence in Commerce
Photo by: Daniel Starks

Friday evening brought dangerous lightning, heavy rains, and a few automobile rescues to Northeast Texas.

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American Idol
7:38 am
Fri May 11, 2012

McKinney's Hollie Cavanagh falls short of Idol's final round

Google

LOS ANGELES - A North Texas youth just misses her chance at becoming the next American Idol, receiving the fewest votes of the four remaining contestants Thursday.

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