Northeast Texas voters Tuesday approved a proposition for the sale of alcohol in one city, the increase of a one quarter of one cent sales tax in another, and for the third time in three years; failed to pass a major school bond item.
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.