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Induction Ceremony
6:14 am
Fri March 16, 2012

University to welcome first-year honor society members

Members of the 2011 Induction Class
A&M-Commerce Flickr

COMMERCE - Phi Eta Sigma and Alpha Lambda Delta will welcome over 100 new members, its largest induction class, at a ceremony set for Wednesday, March 21 on the A&M-Commerce campus.

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Police and Courts
10:12 am
Thu March 15, 2012

Copeland claims innocence in 2011 child abuse case

GREENVILLE - A Hunt County judge has scheduled an April interim hearing for a child abuse suspect after he entered a not guilty plea.

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Bonham VA
10:07 am
Thu March 15, 2012

Council hears remarks on improving VA

Sam Rayburn Memorial VA Center North Texas VA

BONHAM - Bonham veterans are calling for expanding health care services at the Sam Rayburn Memorial Veterans Center.

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Drug bust
9:22 am
Thu March 15, 2012

I-30 traffic stop leads to drug arrest

HOPKINS COUNTY - An Indiana resident is behind bars after a traffic stop in Hopkins County netted more than 50 pounds of marijuana.

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Transportation
7:48 am
Wed March 14, 2012

Commissioners sign off on county transportation plan

GREENVILLE - Tuesday’s vote on the Hunt County Transportation Plan culminated more than two years of work, according to W.D. Hilton Jr., co-chair of the Hunt Country Transportation Committee.

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Water
7:24 am
Wed March 14, 2012

Sale of water to development company finalized

GREENVILLE - The Greenville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday to sell raw water to the Sunrise Municipal Utility District which will go toward filling a new lake.

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Severe weather
6:22 am
Wed March 14, 2012

Officials offer analysis into Lake Creek storm

Delta County Sheriff Gerald Teague and Linda Barns examine the destruction of the recent severe weather that hit Lake Creek last Thursday. Photo by Cindy Roller
Photo by Cindy Roller

It was last Thursday that a possible tornado ripped through Delta County, leaving twisted metal and splintered wood near the intersection of Highway 19 and FM 198.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
9:17 pm
Tue March 13, 2012

Spring Mane Event Preview Day a Success

Prospective students take part in one of several campus tours offered during the recent Mane Event Preview Day.
Photo by Paul Bryan

COMMERCE - The Texas A&M University-Commerce Mane Event Preview Day was held March 3 in the Sam Rayburn Student Center. The event featured programs and activities specially designed to provide helpful college-related information to future students and help them get acquainted with the university.

“The Spring 2012 Mane Event was a huge success!” said Stephanie Holley, dean of enrollment and retention. “The weather was beautiful for the almost 1000 visitors we hosted on our campus.”

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
3:04 pm
Tue March 13, 2012

University officials monitoring letters and packages

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce is assuring the campus community they have not been the subject of letters containing a white powdery substance, unlike various schools around the country.

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Plant explosion
8:27 am
Tue March 13, 2012

Cause determined in Wood County business fire

MINEOLA - Investigators say a lawnmower and spilled fuel have been blamed for a fire that destroyed much of an East Texas petroleum company.

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