News

Police and Courts
8:02 am
Wed April 4, 2012

Plea deal reached in 2010 robbery, shooting

GREENVILLE - Wayland Duffy Jr. has pleaded guilty to his role in a robbery and shooting in Greenville.

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Severe Weather
7:56 am
Wed April 4, 2012

Update: Storms bring power outages, flight cancellations

Funnel cloud near Lancaster in Dallas County
Dallas Morning News

The American Red Cross has put a preliminary estimate of damaged homes in the DFW area at more than 600 after an estimated 12 tornadoes swept through the region Tuesday. 

Damage locally was reported in Royse City, and along the Hunt/Rockwall County line in the Munson Community and Union Valley, while Crosby Elementary School in Forney is closed today due to sustained damage.

There have been no fatalities reported.

The storms forced area hospitals, school districts and Texas A&M University-Commerce to lockdown operations. 

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Sulphur Springs ISD
7:29 am
Wed April 4, 2012

SSISD names new superintendent

Forney ISD

SULPHUR SPRINGS - The Sulphur Spring ISD Board has named Forney ISD Administrator Michael Lamb their lone finalist to become the district’s next superintendent. 

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Severe Weather
6:44 pm
Tue April 3, 2012

Tornado outbreak leaves its mark on region

The coming storm over the Ferguson Social Sciences Building at A&M-Commerce
Texas A&M University-Commerce Photography

Northeast Texans were sent ducking for cover on numerous occasions as severe weather erupted Tuesday afternoon, producing an unconfirmed 12 tornadoes.

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Police and Courts
7:45 am
Tue April 3, 2012

Appeals court to hearing arguments in fraud case

Arguments are scheduled today in the appeal of a Collin County man, sentenced to 25 years in prison upon convicted of defrauding investors who contributed to nonexistent oil wells.

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Accident
7:43 am
Tue April 3, 2012

No injuries from police car collision

FANNIN COUNTY - Two Fannin County police vehicles were damaged when they collided while responding to a call to assist deputies over the weekend. 

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West Tawakoni
9:54 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Trial set in West Tawakoni lawsuit

GREENVILLE - A motion seeking a summary judgment in a West Tawakoni court battle is denied and trial will proceed in May as planned.

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Severe Weather
8:37 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Remembering April 2, 1982

Al Moller, National Weather Service

It was 30 years ago Monday that multiple lives were forever changed as a deadly tornado ripped through Lamar County. 

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Drought
7:01 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Improved water levels lead to fewer restrictions

Service area for the NTMWD
www.ntmwd.com

Customers of the North Texas Municipal Water District can now water their lawns once every week, as opposed to waiting every other week.

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News
8:15 am
Sun April 1, 2012

Construction to Begin on U.S. Highway 69

EMORY - The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the scheduling of a “whitetopping” project to begin this week in Emory at the intersection of U.S. Highway 69 and State Highway 19. 

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