News

L-3 lawsuit
9:20 am
Fri February 24, 2012

Dispute emerges concerning the L-3 lawsuit

GREENVILLE - For the second time in about a week, a majority vote has been received expressing the council’s desire to settle the lawsuit between the two sides. But the decision was not unanimous. 

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Warrants
8:02 am
Fri February 24, 2012

Pay your fines or face arrest

Several Northeast Texas entities will be among the participants in this weekend’s Great Texas Warrant Roundup.

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Arson
7:52 am
Fri February 24, 2012

Williams pleads guilty to arson at city jail

COMMERCE - A Commerce man who set fire to his jail cell has been sentenced to half a dozen years behind bars. 

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Drought
7:16 am
Fri February 24, 2012

Rains help local entities escape drought conditions

http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/

The latest edition of the United States Drought Monitor for the State of Texas shows a few area counties no longer under a drought.

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Transportation
8:37 am
Thu February 23, 2012

Congested thoroughfare could receive some help

Intersection of Wesley St. and Kari lane in Greenville.

GREENVILLE - A compromise has been reached concerning a busy intersection in Greenville following a Wednesday meeting among business leaders, city and transportation officials.

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Police and Courts
7:12 am
Thu February 23, 2012

Guilty plea heard in illegal firearms sale

GREENVILLE - A Rains County woman has been convicted on federal charges for illegally selling firearms at area flea markets.

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News
7:00 am
Thu February 23, 2012

Judge to rule on landowner's restraining order vs. TransCanada

Texans rally outside the Lamar County Courthouse Friday, February 17.
Photo by Sam Craft/The Paris News

PARIS - Environmentalists who oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline are again planning to converge on the Lamar County Courthouse Friday in support of Julie Triggs Crawford.

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Weather
6:58 pm
Wed February 22, 2012

Wanted: Aspiring storm spotters to serve region

GREENVILLE - The local branch of the National Weather Service Office is on pace to exceed last year’s number of storm stoppers trained after a historic severe weather season in 2011.

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Jobs
4:56 pm
Wed February 22, 2012

Owens expansion could ease pain of Morningstar closing

SULPHUR SPRINGS - As one Sulphur Springs manufacturing facility plans to close, another is just in the beginning stages of a planned expansion which will ironically add as many jobs as will be lost.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
12:02 pm
Wed February 22, 2012

Former ETSU Board of Regent laid to rest

Ted Dickey Funeral Home, Plano

PLANO - The University flag at A&M-Commerce is at half staff Wednesday in honor of James L. “Jim” Toler, who died February 18 in Plano after a long battle with Parkinson’s.

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