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Emergency Landing
3:37 pm
Thu October 6, 2011

Plane makes emergency landing in Wolfe City pasture

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The Hunt County Sheriff’s Department is reporting an emergency landing of an aircraft in a field west of Wolfe City.  A call of a possible plane crash was received just before 9am Thursday.  The Sheriff and Wolfe City Police responded to the call and determined the aircraft had engine problems and had to make an emergency landing in a pasture along FM816 west of Wolfe City.

The pilot was identified as Tommy Spradlin with Darrell Reed as the passenger.  No injuries were reported.

Deadly Wreck
7:56 am
Thu October 6, 2011

One vehicle wreck along interstate turns fatal

VAN ZANDT COUNTY - A man is killed Wednesday after being thrown from his vehicle along a busy roadway and then hit by an 18-wheeler.

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Hit-and-run
7:20 am
Thu October 6, 2011

Suspect still sought in now deadly incident

MINEOLA - The teenage victim of a hit-and-run Tuesday night in Wood County has died of his injuries.

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Police and Courts
5:47 am
Thu October 6, 2011

Quinlan-area woman pleads guilty to intoxication assault

GREENVILLE - As part of a plea deal, Susan Christie Brown was ordered to ten years of probation, 30 days in jail, fined $1,500 and will have to complete 200 hours of community service.

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Commerce
5:45 am
Thu October 6, 2011

City preparing to sell bonds for major road project

COMMERCE - The Commerce City Council has authorized City Manager Marc Clayton to move forward on a three year, nearly $4 million street renovation project.

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News
5:42 am
Thu October 6, 2011

Luminant moves forward on plans to idle plants

TITUS COUNTY - The Mt. Pleasant Daily Tribune is reporting that Luminant has filed a Notice of Suspension of Operations with ERCOT for Monticello units 1 and 2 in Titus County.

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Texas Drought
9:14 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

Greenville taking additional steps to save water

GREENVILLE - The continued dry conditions have forced City of Greenville officials to implement Stage 3 of its Water Conservation Plan.

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A&M-Commerce campus
3:50 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

Campus to undergo additional renovations

Bob Brown, A&M-Commerce VP for Business
Marketing Communications

Texas A&M University-Commerce officials Tuesday addressed faculty and staff on a number of items, notably facilities, during the latest Community Update.

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Road construction
2:27 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

Funding approved for expansion of final gap of Highway 24

DELTA COUNTY - A major highway project that has been slowly coming together over the past few decades is now about three years away from completion.

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Fire
8:40 am
Wed October 5, 2011

Multiple departments battle Sulphur Springs house fire

SULPHUR SPRINGS - No injuries were reported in a Tuesday afternoon fire that destroyed a Sulphur Springs home.

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Police and Courts
7:46 am
Wed October 5, 2011

Greenville man to serve four years behind bars

GREENVILLE - A local man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to carrying a firearm on New Year’s Eve.

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Police and Courts
6:57 am
Wed October 5, 2011

Suspect at large after vehicle strikes pedestrian

WOOD COUNTY - The driver of an SUV is sought after a hit and run left a pedestrian hospitalized.

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News
6:55 am
Wed October 5, 2011

Local youth killed in tragic accident

Photo from a memorial Facebook group for Cheyenne Nicole Ramirez.

WILLS POINT - A Wills Point teenager has died after she was reportedly dragged by her horse.

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City of Commerce
3:18 pm
Tue October 4, 2011

Council could move ahead with major road project

City of Commerce, TX

The Commerce City Council meets Tuesday night in special session to address the future of the city’s aging roads.

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School bus accident
8:53 am
Tue October 4, 2011

No major injuries after school bus-vehicle wreck

TYLER - 18 East Texas middle school students were hospitalized Monday after their school bus collided with a vehicle in Smith County.

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