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Education
6:50 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Education at the forefront of Friday breakfast

GREENVILLE - District 2 State Senator Bob Deuell will be recognized with the Champion for Children Award at this Friday’s Wake Up to the Issues breakfast, presented by the Greenville Chamber.

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Wreck
6:47 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Fatality wreck in Sulphur Springs

SULPHUR SPRINGS - A 28-year-old Sulphur Springs man was killed Sunday after reportedly crashing his vehicle outside of Ocean Spray.

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Murder trial
6:44 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Smith pleads guilty to murder, awaits sentencing

GREENVILLE - There will be no trial in the case of slain Caddo Mills resident Gregory Poteet, after the accused murderer admits guilt.

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Accident
5:26 pm
Mon October 10, 2011

One injured in minor bike wreck

COMMERCE - University Police at A&M-Commerce say that an apparent pedestrian-only accident involving a male on a bicycle was the result of the victim having a seizure.

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Jobs
2:12 pm
Mon October 10, 2011

Local entities combine to create new jobs, train existing workers

Hundreds of new and existing workers are to benefit from a job-training grant made available through a partnership between Paris Junior College and three Greenville businesses.

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Elections
10:08 am
Mon October 10, 2011

You must be registered to vote!

The last day to register to vote in the Constitutional Amendment election is Tuesday. Election day is November 8th.

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Murder trial
9:29 am
Mon October 10, 2011

Trial of Hunt County murder suspect begins this week

GREENVILLE - Jury selection begins Monday in the 2009 murder of a Caddo Mills man.

Randal Douglas Smith is currently free on bond. He’s pleaded not guilty to the shooting of Gregory Poteet, who was found dead inside a pickup truck along CR 2632 in September, 2009.

Smith was originally reported to have told investigators that Poteet committed suicide. But authorities would later find evidence they believe links Smith to the murder.

 

Shooting
7:16 am
Mon October 10, 2011

Police suspect connection in shooting, wreck

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Police Department is investigating a possible relation between a shooting and traffic accident early Sunday morning.

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A&M-Commerce
5:00 am
Fri October 7, 2011

2010 campus crime, fire report now available

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce has released their fire and crime statistics for the 2010 calendar year.

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Emergency Landing
3:37 pm
Thu October 6, 2011

Plane makes emergency landing in Wolfe City pasture

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The Hunt County Sheriff’s Department is reporting an emergency landing of an aircraft in a field west of Wolfe City.  A call of a possible plane crash was received just before 9am Thursday.  The Sheriff and Wolfe City Police responded to the call and determined the aircraft had engine problems and had to make an emergency landing in a pasture along FM816 west of Wolfe City.

The pilot was identified as Tommy Spradlin with Darrell Reed as the passenger.  No injuries were reported.

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