News

School construction
6:42 am
Mon November 14, 2011

Officials hope to move to new facility next month

SULPHUR SPRINGS - The Sulphur Springs ISD board should learn more at Monday's meeting about the progress of their new Middle School.

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Murder trial
6:12 am
Mon November 14, 2011

Alphin murder trial to hit court docket

Tracie Danielle Alphin

GREENVILLE - Jury selection begins Monday in Hunt County in the capital murder trial of Tracie Danielle Alphin.

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Elections
7:45 am
Fri November 11, 2011

Voting jurisdictions make decisions on May elections

GREENVILLE -  Each Hunt County entity had been asked to decide how they would comply with the changes resulting from the passage of a new state law.

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Hate crime
7:42 am
Fri November 11, 2011

Hate crime suspects formally charged

San Diego Gay and Lesbian News (www.sdgln.com)

PARIS - The Lamar County Grand Jury has indicted three men believed to have committed a hate crime against a gay man late last month.

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News
6:58 am
Fri November 11, 2011

Local veteran honored on anniversary of Marine Corps

PARIS - Lamar County residents have dedicated a section of Highway 271 north of Paris to Marine Sergeant Jay Michael Hoskins, a local citizen who was killed in Afghanistan in 2009.

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Veterans
1:54 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

Veterans Day ceremonies scheduled locally

The 20th annual Texas A&M University-Commerce Veterans Vigil (above) was held last week on campus during a three day salute to veterans.
A&M-Commerce Flickr

A series of events are planned Friday at local entities and schools to honor the men and women of the United States military for Veterans Day.

At 9 a.m. Friday at the Cooper High School gymnasium, the school will be hosting “Students Honoring Our Veterans.” The event will be followed by the American Legion Red Henderson Post 483 Memorial Service, honoring America’s fallen soldiers, at 11 a.m. on the south lawn of the Delta County Courthouse.

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Police and Courts
9:14 am
Thu November 10, 2011

Multiple charges dropped as doctor gets probation

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Longtime Sulphur Springs’ physician Dr. Don O’Neal has received ten years of deferred adjudication probation after pleading guilty to misapplication of fiduciary property.

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Robbery trial
7:25 am
Thu November 10, 2011

Armed robbery suspect back in court Thursday

Testimony continues in the trial of Guadalupe Ramirez III, one of two people charged in the holdup of Bonnie Lou’s Game Room in Hunt County.

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Deadly fire
7:21 am
Thu November 10, 2011

Hooper's death linked to smoke inhalation, burns

LAMAR COUNTY - The death of a Paris business owner has been ruled accidental by the Dallas County Medical Examiner.

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Law enforcement
5:45 am
Thu November 10, 2011

Department of Justice provides funding for local police

More than a dozen area city and county law enforcement agencies have been awarded grant money for bulletproof vests.

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