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Police and Courts
6:41 am
Tue March 27, 2012

Guilty plea for inappropriate relationship with student

BONHAM - A former Fannin County school teacher has been sentenced to three years behind bars for sexual assault of a child.

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Paris
6:00 am
Tue March 27, 2012

Local police force receives high honor

PARIS - The Paris Police Department has earned the distinction of “Recognized Law Enforcement Agency” by the Texas Police Chiefs Association.

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Delta County
5:31 pm
Mon March 26, 2012

Bomb squad called to Pecan Gap

PECAN GAP - According to Delta County Sheriff Gerald Teague last Tuesday, March 20 at approximately 5:44 p.m. a resident of Pecan Gap contacted the Delta County Sheriff’s Office and reported that some blasting caps were found in a shed located on Main Street.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
3:02 pm
Mon March 26, 2012

Alumni John Carlos to receive Honorary Doctor of Letters Degree

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COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce will honor John Carlos with an Honorary Doctor of Letters degree at 3 p.m. May 12, 2012 at the commencement ceremony for master’s and doctoral graduates. He will also serve as the keynote speaker for the event.

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Park development
7:43 am
Mon March 26, 2012

$1 million renovation groundbreaking set for Friday

GREENVILLE - Greenville City officials are preparing to close a popular park ahead of a major restoration effort.

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Drought
7:13 am
Mon March 26, 2012

Recent rains continue to pay dividends

COOPER - There are more positive signs for area lakes, with officials reporting that Cooper Lake is now about one and a half feet below normal elevation.

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Illegal dumping
6:52 am
Mon March 26, 2012

Rural Hunt County property at center of dumping suit

GREENVILLE - A major illegal dumping lawsuit that covers nearly five decades will soon be filed in Hunt County and seek tens of millions of dollars in penalties.

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Police and Courts
6:47 am
Mon March 26, 2012

Woodruff case back before a judge

Brandon Dale Woodruff

GREENVILLE - Attorneys for a man convicted in the 2005 killing of his parents near Royse City are pursuing DNA testing in an attempt to clear their client.

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Abuse
6:12 am
Sun March 25, 2012

SPCA caring for animals ahead of custody hearing

One of the cats seized last week
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WILLS POINT - A custody hearing is set for this week in Van Zandt County following last week’s seizure of 35 animals from an alleged puppy mill in Wills Point.

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Drought
7:17 am
Sat March 24, 2012

Latest drought map shows encouraging signs for state

Recent rainfall across much of Texas has pulled more than 10% of the state out of drought status for the first time in more than a year.

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