House fire
8:12 am
Wed May 2, 2012

No injuries, but home destroyed in early morning fire

WEAVER - Hopkins County firefighters were unable to save a rural home Wednesday morning as they were called to CR 3531 in Weaver.

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Police and Courts
7:52 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Greenville man pleads guilty to child pornography possession

GREENVILLE - 26-year-old Justin William West had previously pleaded not guilty. But on Monday, he admitted to four of the charges, while a fifth charge was dismissed.

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Medical Care
7:44 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Fannin County receives new three year EMS deal

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BONHAM - The Bonham City Council has renewed its agreement to provide emergency medical services to Fannin County.

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Candidate Forum
6:13 am
Wed May 2, 2012

A&M-Commerce to play host to State Rep. debate

From L to R; Rep. Dan Flynn and George Alexander

COMMERCE - District 2 State Rep. Dan Flynn and challenger George Alexander take center stage Tuesday evening, May 8 for a candidate debate, presented by the Hunt County African American Leadership Conference and Texas A&M University-Commerce Colony of Phi Iota Alpha.

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1:59 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Two suicides in span of four days

Site of Thursday's reported suicide
Via Google Maps

COOPER - Two Cooper residents, one 20 and the other 80, are the believed victims of suicide after authorities responded to separate calls in the past week.

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Road construction
8:38 am
Tue May 1, 2012

Another Hunt County road project prepares for takeoff

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GREENVILLE - Crews are scheduled to break ground next week on a new road connecting Interstate 30 and the campuses of Paris Junior College and Greenville High School.

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Deadly wreck
7:48 am
Tue May 1, 2012

Local woman killed after losing control of car, officials say

MOYERS, OK - A Paris woman has died from injuries sustained in a one vehicle rollover accident Saturday morning in Oklahoma.

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7:29 am
Tue May 1, 2012

Devastating wildfires of 2011 again brought into focus

Ft. Davis Mountain fire
Credit: Commerce Fire Chief Brian McNevin; April 2011

What’s been designated as the Livermore Ranch Complex of fires in West Texas is burning in an area struck exactly a year ago that brought the help of several local firefighters.

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Interstate 30
7:00 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Update: Semi fire slows motorists' evening commute

Credit: Mysti Eason, motorist

HUNT COUNTY - Eastbound traffic was being detoured along Interstate 30 Monday afternoon near the Rockwall/Hunt County line after a semi caught fire.

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4:58 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

How can Commerce Reduce Poverty?

COMMERCE - The battle against poverty moves on following a recent meeting in Commerce among concerned citizens and organizational leaders like Bert Cooper, executive director of Community SEEDS.

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