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9:18 am
Fri September 30, 2011

City Council pursues new police chief, interim appointed

RENO - The Lamar County town of Reno has named an interim police chief after the resignation of Joey McCarthy. 

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9:12 am
Fri September 30, 2011

Water levels OK now, but not for long

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Drought conditions in Texas are continuing to diminish water supplies locally.

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2:48 pm
Thu September 29, 2011

University family invited to ceremonies for deceased student

COMMERCE - A series of memorial services are planned for the Texas A&M University-Commerce student who died Saturday in a two vehicle accident.

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8:28 am
Thu September 29, 2011

Greenville murder suspect claims innocence

GREENVILLE - One of two men charged in connection to the July 2 shooting death of Greenville resident Javon Newman has pleaded not guilty.

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8:26 am
Thu September 29, 2011

Destructive fire blamed on burn ban violator

PARIS - A Lamar County resident, alleged to have violated the county's burn ban, is charged with felony criminal mischief for a fire that burned hundreds of acres.

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8:25 am
Thu September 29, 2011

Fifth oil fraud suspect issued ten year sentence

GREENVILLE - Carl Tinsley Ratner is the last of five organized crime suspects to be sentenced after pleading guilty to his role in an alleged Wolfe City oil field fraud scheme.

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Identity Theft
8:24 am
Thu September 29, 2011

Hunt County identity theft defendant sentenced

GREENVILLE - A suspect in a widespread identity theft scheme targeting individuals across Hunt County is ordered to six years behind bars.

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Crosswalk accident
4:43 pm
Wed September 28, 2011

Employee in pedestrian-vehicle accident identified

COMMERCE (ketr) - A Texas A&M University-Commerce student has been cited with disregarding a stop sign which led to him hitting a university employee with his vehicle Wednesday morning.

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Award Recipient
10:27 am
Mon September 12, 2011

Joan Mathis named PJC's Distinguished Alumna

PARIS – The longtime Paris Junior College English instructor and 1958 PJC graduate will be honored during the annual homecoming festivities November 11-12.

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Fannin County
11:12 am
Wed August 24, 2011

Fannin County to stay with Bonham EMS

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Commerce
10:11 am
Fri August 19, 2011

Fine issued for Commerce wastewater treatment plant violation

City of Commerce, TX
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Greenville
3:51 pm
Tue August 16, 2011

Deceased Dallas Firefighter With Ties to Region

GREENVILLE – A native of Caddo Mills, Lt. Todd Krodle was a 1988 graduate of Greenville High School and earned a degree from East Texas State University.

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Missing Person
8:56 am
Mon August 8, 2011

Another search for Hallman turns up nothing

Crews attempted to find clues for Matthew "Matt" Hallman by conducting a horseback patrol since the area was too vast and the weather too hot to conduct a foot search.

Investigators are also following up on a lead which indicated Hallman purchased a large amount of camping equipment from a local store on the day he disappeared.

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Drowning
10:31 am
Mon July 11, 2011

City searching for answers into Sunday drowning

COMMERCE – An investigation was continuing Monday into the death of 9-year-old Diamond Bronston, who drowned while swimming in the Commerce City Pool Sunday while the facility was closed.

Bronston reportedly climbed the fence Sunday after sneaking out of her home. She was found submerged in 13 feet of water by the time emergency personnel arrived at approximately 7:45 a.m. and later pronounced dead after being transported to Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville.

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Drowning
1:32 pm
Sun July 10, 2011

Young girl drowns Sunday in Commerce

COMMERCE – The Commerce Police Department is reporting that a 9-year-old girl has drowned at the City Swimming Pool. The incident occurred Sunday morning at approximately 7:45 a.m. while the pool was closed.

Upon arrival on scene, a girl later identified as Diamond Bronston was found at the bottom of the pool in water 13 feet deep. Commerce Firefighter Jeremy Littlefield pulled her out of the pool and CPR was immediately performed. Bronston was then transported by ambulance to Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville where she was pronounced dead.

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