Como-Pickton ISD
9:05 am
Fri April 27, 2012

East Texas administrator to fill superintendent's role

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COMO - Dr. Kay Handlin has been named the lone finalist for the position of superintendent at Como-Pickton Consolidated ISD.

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Police and Courts
7:52 am
Fri April 27, 2012

35 year sentence handed down in drug case

GREENVILLE - A West Tawakoni man convicted of dealing drugs out of a Quinlan-area residence is given a lengthy prison term. 

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7:28 am
Fri April 27, 2012

New interstate exit boosts traffic, but speeds pose danger

GREENVILLE - Some Greenville residents voiced their objections Thursday to TxDot concerning the placement of the Highway 34/Wesley Street exit ramp off Interstate 30. 

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Prariland Board of Trustees
2:08 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

Prairiland ISD trustee set to resign over alleged attack on teacher

Trustee Lowell Gillie's attorney, Mike Mosher, says, "He plans to resign. Why put up with this hassle for a voluntary position?"

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Commerce Economic Development
9:20 am
Thu April 26, 2012

Land and retail development deal in Commerce a no-go

The now-defuct proposal by Armstrong Development for the property adjacent to Whitley Hall at the corder of Culver St. and Hwy. 50 in Commerce.

The next big business boom for the City of Commerce along Highway 50 has fallen through.

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Clean Air
8:56 am
Thu April 26, 2012

Hunt County recieves a grade of B in Air Quality

Results were mixed for area counties based on an air quality test performed by the American Lung Association.

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10:06 pm
Wed April 25, 2012

Citizens to Regroup in Battle Against Poverty

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COMMERCE - Poverty: the state or condition of having little or no money, goods, or means of support; condition of being poor.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
6:49 pm
Wed April 25, 2012

A&M-Commerce's Binnion Hall Closed Thursday

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COMMERCE - Due to a water leak in the basement of Binnion Hall, the building will be closed Thursday, April 26 so that repairs can be made. Classes for the day have been cancelled.

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Interstate 30 Project
7:49 am
Wed April 25, 2012

Improved thoroughfare a good thing? Not for everyone

GREENVILLE - A second meeting is planned between transportation officials and residents upset about the Interstate 30/Wesley Street project in Hunt County. 

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Paris Junior College
6:54 am
Wed April 25, 2012

More financing approved on new college facility

Regent President Paul Gene Roden speaks during the August groundbreaking ceremony
Photo by The Paris News

PARIS - Paris Junior College Board of Regents come to terms with five local banks on construction financing of the new Math and Sciences Building.

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