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One dead, two taken to hospital after crash in Fannin Co.

FANNIN COUNTY, Texas (KXII) - A man is dead after a crash on State Highway 121 on Thursday night. According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, Abbas Zeerak, 38, was driving south on SH 121 behind Jonathan Davenport, 57, when Davenport slowed down to make a left-hand turn onto County Rd. 4642 and Zeerak rear-ended him.
FANNIN COUNTY, TX
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2 more North Texas school districts adopt Monday through Thursday schedule

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Two more North Texas cities are jumping on board the popular idea of a four-day school week. School districts in Terrell and Anna will adopt the Monday through Thursday schedule for next year. With more and more North Texas districts announcing plans this week to go to four-day school weeks, we decided to check in with one of the first school districts in the area to adopt it two years ago and see how it's working for them.With three young children and a full-time job, Lacey Cotten wasn't on board when Quinlan ISD switched to a four-day school...
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Hunt County Man Gets 20 Years

A Hunt County grand jury indicted Kerith Gilstrap, 43, of Greenville, in July 2021, on one count of arson causing death. Gilstrap entered the guilty plea Friday in 354th District Court. Judge Keli Aiken sentenced Gilstrap to 20 years in prison. The fire was on Apr 13, 2021, and resulted in the death of Christopher James Hawkins, 43, of Greenville.
HUNT COUNTY, TX
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Fannin County Commissioners address road concerns

BONHAM, Texas (KTEN) — Fannin County Commissioners know that street maintenance is one of the top priorities for taxpayers. So they are focused on finding solutions about how to best maintain the county's roads. "There needs to be prioritization, and people need to consciously plan what they are going...
FANNIN COUNTY, TX
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Lake Ralph Hall Zoning Commission approves proposed plan at Ladonia meeting

In Fannin County, plans for development along the future Lake Ralph Hall could come into focus soon. North Texas E-News reports the Lake Ralph Hall Zoning Commission voted unanimously to recommend approval of a zoning plan. The vote occurred at a meeting last night at Fannindel High School in Ladonia. The proposed zoning regulations will next go before the Fannin County Commissioners Court at its Feb. 7 regular meeting. North Texas E-News reports the proposal going before commissioners in February will include provisions for private boat docks. Construction on the reservoir began in 2021 and is expected to be completed in 2026. Lake Ralph Hall is being built along the North Sulphur River valley in southeastern Fannin County, just north of Ladonia.
FANNIN COUNTY, TX

Local Voice: John Roach

Being a member of growing communities in North Texas has its challenges. But being a local leader, trying to manage balance in your life, is even harder. Local Profile reached out to nine leaders in the Collin County community that have learned through trial and failure how they create balance in their daily lives, and just maybe, you can learn from their advice and experiences to find balance in yours.
COLLIN COUNTY, TX

Man Murdered , Brother in Law Arrested in Campbell Texas

At approximately 6:15 AM on January 22, 2023, the Hunt County Sheriff's Office received a call about suspicious activity in the area of County Road 4108 in Greenville. The information obtained from the caller was that her brother and her husband were at a residence on County Road 4108 when allegedly three individuals kidnapped her husband at gunpoint. Several minutes later, her brother heard gunshots. Hunt County Sheriff's department then started the investigation as a possible kidnapping. They soon found a Deceased Male in a ditch on nearby County Road 4106.
GREENVILLE, TX
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Hunt County Sheriff reports arrest for manufacture/delivery of methamphetamines

Jan. 24—The Hunt County Sheriff's Office has reported an arrest this morning in connection with the possession of methampetamines and drug paraphernalia:. On January 24, 2023, at approximately 6 a.m. the Hunt County Sheriff's Office served a narcotics' search warrant in the 200 block of Quail Run Circle in West Tawakoni. The search warrant resulted in the arrest of one adult male and the seizure of methamphetamines and drug paraphernalia commonly used to distribute narcotics.
HUNT COUNTY, TX

Volunteers help the government with annual nationwide homeless count

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Thursday night, thousands of North Texans assisted the federal government with its annual nationwide count of people experiencing homelessness.U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Regional Administrator Candace Valenzuela says in North Texas, there's a lot of people in need. "We're seeing homelessness increase at a rapid clip because the cost of living is far exceeding wages, it's far exceeding salaries for most folks," Valenzuela said. "They're just not making it." She knows firsthand how scary this can be."In my own personal situation I was the daughter of a single mother and a veteran and veteran women are 50%...
COLLIN COUNTY, TX

Lucas, January 28 High School ⚽ Game Notice

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GREENVILLE, TX

Man Killed in Hunt County Sunday

The following information was released by Hunt County Sheriff’s Office:. At approximately 6:15 AM on January 22, 2023, the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office received a call in reference to suspicious activity in the area of Hunt County Road 4108 in Greenville. The information received from the caller was that her brother and her husband were at a residence on County Road 4108 when allegedly three individuals kidnapped her husband at gunpoint and several minutes later her brother heard gunshots. Hunt County deputies arrived in the area and upon investigation, located a deceased male on Hunt County Road 4106.
HUNT COUNTY, TX
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A&M-Commerce Faculty Member Co-Authors Article Detailing Frequency of Teacher Misbehavior

A&M-Commerce faculty member Dr. Sarah Guthery is co-author—along with Dr. Meredith P. Richards of Southern Methodist University—of an article detailing a new study investigating why Texas teachers are sanctioned for misbehavior. According to the article published at TheConversation.com, frequent news stories detailing various violations create the impression that...
COMMERCE, TX
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Man Allegedly Killed Girlfriend After She Found Out He Was Married to Another Woman

A Texas man charged with murder and kidnapping in connection with the death of 33-year-old Kayla Kelley is alleged to have killed the woman after she found out he was married. When reached for comment by Complex on Wednesday, the Collin County Sheriff’s Office pointed to a press release issued on Jan. 19 in which it was confirmed that a body found “buried in a Grand Prairie field” had been identified by the local medical examiner as Kelley.
COLLIN COUNTY, TX
KXII.com

Details emerge as Howe to lose ambulance service Saturday

HOWE, Texas (KXII) - Over 3,600 residents of Howe, Texas will lose their only ambulance January 28th. Texas Vital Care is pulling out. The company said it’s because they failed to reach a contract agreement with the city, who hasn’t paid them in nearly four months. In a...
HOWE, TX
easttexasradio.com

One Dead, One In Custody After Hunt County Altercation

Hunt County Deputies responded to suspicious activity on County Road 4108 in Greenville. The information received from the caller was that her brother and her husband were at a residence, and allegedly three individuals kidnapped her husband at gunpoint. Several minutes later, her brother heard gunshots. Deputies located a deceased male on County Road 4106. Investigators and the Texas Ranger determined the deceased male was a victim of a homicide. Officials arrested Silviano Robles of Rowlett as the possible person responsible for the death of his brother-in-law Homero Leos Silviano.
HUNT COUNTY, TX
ketr.org

Greenville man shot, killed on Sunday morning

In Hunt County on Sunday, a man was shot to death. Greenville police say they have a suspect in custody. A release from the department says emergency dispatchers received a call around 6:15 a.m. Sunday morning from a woman calling from around County Road 4108 near Greenville. The caller told the dispatcher that her husband had been kidnapped at gunpoint by three people. The caller also said that she and her brother just heard gunshots. Hunt County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the call and found a dead man on County Road 4106. The man has been identified as Homero Leos and officials have ruled his death a homicide. Police say they have arrested and booked Silviano Robles, the brother-in-law of Leos. Robles is in the Hunt County Detention center, where he is expected to be arraigned on a charge of murder.
GREENVILLE, TX