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1:24 pm
Thu March 8, 2012

A&M Commerce Students Receive Bilingual Scholarship

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce social work graduate students Mirna Guzman Cervantes and Johnny Rodriguez have been awarded scholarships by the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health to support bilingual mental health services in Texas.

The foundation was created in 1940 by the children of former Texas Governor James S. Hogg, and is part of the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Storms
9:44 am
Thu March 8, 2012

Severe weather brings heavy damage to Lake Creek

Photo by Cindy Roller

DELTA COUNTY - A possible tornado ripped through a structure in the Lake Creek area of Delta County Thursday morning. 

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Murder case
7:41 am
Thu March 8, 2012

Both murder suspects could face death if convicted

Arturo Vega

GREENVILLE - Prosecutors have decided they’ll also seek the death penalty against a Campbell man, the co-defendant in last summer’s death of a two-year-old boy.

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Police and Courts
7:37 am
Thu March 8, 2012

Quinlan man sentenced for involvement in chase

GREENVILLE - One of two suspects involved in a high speed pursuit in Commerce last December has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge.

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Sulphur Springs
5:42 am
Thu March 8, 2012

Groundbreaking planned for new City Hall

Photo By Cindy Roller

SULPHUR SPRINGS - City and community leaders will gather in front of the old Sulphur Springs library Friday morning for the start of construction on new city offices.

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Greenville
3:20 pm
Wed March 7, 2012

State agency to suspend collection of sales tax refund

GREENVILLE - The State Comptroller’s Office has contacted City of Greenville officials to confirm that it will postpone collection of over $2.7 million in sales tax revenue that it had previously notified the City would be required to refund under a sales tax exemption that was recently expanded significantly by the Austin Court of Appeals. 

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Chase
2:09 pm
Wed March 7, 2012

Slow speed chase spans two counties in region

KXAS-TV

ROWLETT - A Dallas area man remained in custody upon last check following Tuesday afternoon's slow speed chase that began in Hunt County and ended about 40 miles later.

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Fire
7:59 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Wednesday fire destroys Hopkins County home

HOPKINS COUNTY - No one was injured in an early morning fire near Pickton that took firefighters roughly 2 ½ hours to fully contain.

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Greenville
7:57 am
Wed March 7, 2012

City could save money on major transportation project

GREENVILLE  - Bids revealed Tuesday indicate it may cost a lot less than first thought to build Monty Stratton Parkway, which will connect Interstate 30 to Greenville high school and the PJC campus.

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Murder case
6:47 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Ortiz could receive lethal injection if convicted

GREENVILLE - Hunt County District Attorney Noble D. Walker says his office will seek the death penalty for a capitol murder suspect.

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