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Burglary
7:24 am
Fri October 28, 2011

Arrests made in area burglary linked to drug activity

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WOOD COUNTY - Two Sulphur Springs residents have been arrested on burglary charges following a joint investigation by Hopkins and Wood County authorities.

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Vehicle wreck
3:54 pm
Thu October 27, 2011

Exchange building damaged after vehicle accident

GREENVILLE - A Greenville business is damaged after a woman who claims she was trying to escape the pursuit of two vehicles crashes her own car into the building.

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Aviation
2:03 pm
Thu October 27, 2011

Pavement improvements slated for Paris airport

PARIS - The Texas Transportation Commission has approved over $1.5 million in repairs for Cox Field airport in Paris.

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Hit-and-run
12:56 pm
Thu October 27, 2011

Student injured, arrest forthcoming in hit-and-run

COMMERCE - Commerce Police are investigating a Wednesday evening hit-and-run that left a university student hospitalized.

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Child abuse
7:56 am
Thu October 27, 2011

Guilty plea and sentence issued in injury to a child case

GREENVILLE - The second of two people involved in the brutal treatment of a child in 2008 is ordered to 60 years in prison.

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Shots fired
7:52 am
Thu October 27, 2011

Arrest made in suspected shooting incident

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Sulphur Springs Police have arrested a 19-year-old man after an investigation into shots fired near Pacific Park.

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Oil pipeline
7:47 am
Thu October 27, 2011

Status of proposed oil pipeline remains in limbo

DENVER - President Barack Obama says his administration has made no decision on whether a Canadian company can proceed with plans for a transnational oil pipeline to Texas.

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School grants
7:43 am
Thu October 27, 2011

Sulphur Springs, Paris schools pursuing major grants

Area school districts are asking for your help in obtaining grant money available through Clorox Cleaning Products’ Power A Bright Future program.

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Drought
8:40 am
Wed October 26, 2011

Counties begin to lift burn bans

GRAYSON COUNTY - As area counties and cities are upgrading water conservation measures, other entities are showing signs that perhaps recent rains have made an impact.

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School funding
5:45 am
Wed October 26, 2011

State awards local schools with HVAC money

AUSTIN - Eight Northeast Texas school districts have been awarded over $3 million toward the replacement of old, inefficient heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems.

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Jobs
4:06 pm
Tue October 25, 2011

National business to expand operations locally, bring jobs

BONHAM - A Bonham manufacturing company has announced plans to significantly expand operations, which will provide up to 30 jobs within the next two years.

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Missing person
12:13 pm
Tue October 25, 2011

Missing teenager reportedly deceased

COOPER - A Cooper teenager was found dead Tuesday, four days after he had gone missing.

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Murder trial
7:38 am
Tue October 25, 2011

Punishment issued in Hunt County murder case

GREENVILLE - Caddo Mills resident Randall Douglas Smith has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to the murder of Gregory Poteet.

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Water
7:14 am
Tue October 25, 2011

More water conservation measures taken locally

FRANKLIN COUNTY - The Franklin County Water District has enacted a drought contingency plan because Lake Cypress Springs has dropped to 81 percent normal capacity.

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Murder
6:54 am
Tue October 25, 2011

Murder suspects in custody on $1 million bond apiece

HUNT COUNTY - The Hunt County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the arrest of two people following the murder of a man over the weekend.

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