News

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.

Deadly Wreck
7:56 am
Thu October 6, 2011

One vehicle wreck along interstate turns fatal

VAN ZANDT COUNTY - A man is killed Wednesday after being thrown from his vehicle along a busy roadway and then hit by an 18-wheeler.

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Hit-and-run
7:20 am
Thu October 6, 2011

Suspect still sought in now deadly incident

MINEOLA - The teenage victim of a hit-and-run Tuesday night in Wood County has died of his injuries.

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Police and Courts
5:47 am
Thu October 6, 2011

Quinlan-area woman pleads guilty to intoxication assault

GREENVILLE - As part of a plea deal, Susan Christie Brown was ordered to ten years of probation, 30 days in jail, fined $1,500 and will have to complete 200 hours of community service.

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