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Missing person
4:12 pm
Wed May 16, 2012

Search for missing Dallas woman in Hopkins County called off

CR 1104 highligted in blue. South of Sulphur Springs.
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HOPKINS COUNTY -  There's been no word on the status of the case. A dispatcher with the sheriff’s office tells KETR, "All I can tell you at this point is that they have called the search off."

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Ladonia
8:39 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Ladonia officer's decision to shoot dog in question

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LADONIA - The debate continues in the case of a Fannin County citizen’s dog that got loose and was injured after being shot by an officer with a tranquilizer gun.

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Police and Courts
7:48 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Lamar County prosecutors file new, lesser charge against Steed

PARIS - Charges have been reduced against a former Lamar County fire chief ahead of his August trial. 

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Police and Courts
5:54 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Greenville fugitive caught after three week search

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DALLAS - The Greenville man wanted since mid-April for the shooting of a fellow resident is awaiting extradition to Hunt County following his capture Tuesday.

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Higher Education
2:16 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Texas JET program to benefit PJC, NTCC students

Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
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AUSTIN - Two local community colleges are among 11 Texas recipients of thousands in grant dollars to purchase equipment and train students to enter the workforce.

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Commerce Public Library
8:49 am
Tue May 15, 2012

Feedback sought in meeting on struggling Commerce library

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COMMERCE - On the main floor of the Commerce Public Library you’ll find more than 500 volumes relating to the region, photographs dating back decades and a myriad of books and children’s tools readily available.

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Deadly wreck
7:22 am
Tue May 15, 2012

Kevin Blake Gassett identified as victim of Friday crash

Friday's wreck occurred along West Marshall Ave (U.S. 80)
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LONGVIEW - Rain-soaked streets are believed to have caused an East Texas car crash that killed a Rains County man.

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Emergency Alerts
4:16 pm
Mon May 14, 2012

No App Required: Emergency weather alerts for your cell phone

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Technology and weather awareness work hand-in-hand in a new project that brings a special type of text messaging to your mobile device when severe weather is near you.

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Law enforcement
7:38 am
Mon May 14, 2012

Local observance planned for fallen officers

Ceremonies are planned this week to honor officers killed in the line of duty as part of National Police Week.

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Lakota Ranch
6:55 am
Mon May 14, 2012

Hunt County ranch to again house a white buffalo

Sacred World Peace Church and Alliance

GREENVILLE - As authorities continue their probe into the slayings of a sacred white buffalo and its mother, the Lakota Ranch is preparing to accept another white buffalo as a donation from Oregon. 

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