Red River Valley Veterans Memorial
5:52 am
Wed December 7, 2011

Artists to sign calendars at Veterans Memorial benefit

Cole Mattern, a 4th grader at Fannidel Elementary, signs Veterans Memorial Calendars at the Dec. 3 Chili-Stew Cookoff in Cooper

PARIS - Elementary students throughout the Red River Valley embark on a book signing tour Friday. 

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Commerce development
5:45 am
Wed December 7, 2011

Developer granted extension in Commerce land deal

COMMERCE - A Pennsylvania-based developer has asked Texas A&M University-Commerce for an extension in the discovery and permitting of a 7.3 acre tract west of Whitely Hall. 

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5:35 am
Wed December 7, 2011

GEUS electric rates among lowest in state

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Electric Utility System is again reporting lower-than-average rates compared to state providers. 

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Grand Jury
3:39 pm
Tue December 6, 2011

Reed Jr. indicted on multiple drug charges

GREENVILLE - A Lone Oak man has been formally charged in a major area narcotics bust that authorities took down after a yearlong investigation.

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Plant closing
3:07 pm
Tue December 6, 2011

City manager releases statement regarding plant closing

Greenville City Manager Steven Alexander has released a statement regarding the announcement made by Rubbermaid that the Greenville plant will be closing in 2012. 

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Road conditions
8:38 am
Tue December 6, 2011

Colder conditions bring more roadway awareness

Deborah Smith - Motorists along SH 24/50 south of Commerce slow down as crews de-ice bridges.

COMMERCE - As the winter season approaches, you’re reminded to use caution when driving over area bridges.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
8:01 am
Tue December 6, 2011

Health educator recognized for teaching excellence

COMMERCE - The Southern District Health Division Awards Committee has named A&M-Commerce instructor Tara Tietjen-Smith this year’s University Heath Educator of the Year.

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DWI sentence
7:19 am
Tue December 6, 2011

Chandler gets nine years for 2006 DWI arrest

GREENVILLE - Nearly five years after first indicted for driving while intoxicated a former West Tawakoni resident is sentenced to prison.

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6:46 am
Tue December 6, 2011

Hundreds to Lose Jobs as Plant Announces Closure

Jerrod Knight

GREENVILLE - Tough news for the local economy as officials with Greenville’s Newell Rubbermaid plant say they intend to close their doors next year. 

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9:15 am
Mon December 5, 2011

No injuries in weekend house fire

PICKTON - Hopkins County authorities say that a family was displaced Saturday after their home along CR 2376 caught fire. 

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