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Charles Burriss

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Charles is a current student at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

Hear Charles most weekdays with local news on All Things Considered.

Police are looking for information about three suspects in an attempted robbery Sunday evening.
Commerce Police Department / Commerce Police Department

Commerce Police are currently looking for three individuals incolved in a shooting that sent one person to a hospital with non-lifethreatening injuries Sunday evening.

Community ISD Superintendent Roosevelt Nivens is scheduled to make a brief statement to the media at 5:30 p.m. before a memorial vigil at 6 p.m. in Community High School’s Braves Stadium. The vigil is open to the public.
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Four students from Community ISD in southeastern Collin County were killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday night around 5:45 p.m. in the town of Lavon.

Carevide wants to emphasize that the parade is not a fund-raiser of any kind, but rather a walk to raise awareness of breast cancer.
NPR

A long line of pink clad walkers plan to march in Greenville next week.

With the official filing season for next year’s primary elections beginning in less than a month, a third Hunt County government official has announced that they will not be seeking reelection.
Brittany Gryder

With the official filing season for next year’s primary elections beginning in less than a month, a third Hunt County government official has announced that they will not be seeking reelection.

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A Fannin County man was killed Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash in north Hunt County.

Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Kyle Bradford said the accident occurred at around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday on State Highway 50 near the intersection of FM 1563.

James Edward Harden, 72, of Ladonia, was driving a black GMC Sierra northbound on the highway when he lost control of the vehicle.

The Sierra left the roadway and continued in a sideways skid into a telephone pole.

Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks will not seek re-election, he said.
Brad Kellar

Starting in 2021 there will be a new sheriff in Hunt County.

One of the two people indicted in connection with the alleged theft of thousands of dollars from Greenville Independent School District is a former official of the district.
Greenville ISD

One of the two people indicted in connection with the alleged theft of thousands of dollars from Greenville Independent School District is a former official of the district.

The latest findings by the CDC indicate that 805 confirmed and probable patient cases of lung injury, as well as 12 deaths across 10 states, were associated with e-cigarette product use in the United States, as of Sept. 24.
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On Tuesday, the Chancellor of the Texas A&M University System issued a memorandum that called for the banning of smoking E-cigarettes, also known as “vaping” on all system campuses.

The Bonham High School Drill Team, the War Dancers are recovering after having nearly $5,000 embezzled from their account.
Bonham ISD

After nearly $5,000 was embezzled from the Bonham High School Drill Team, the War Dancers have been fundraising to replace their stolen money according to Sherman-based KXII-TV.

The RoundUP Program is designed to assist customers who are struggling financially.
Brad Kellar

A proposed system for helping Greenville residents with utility bills has been tabled by the Greenville City Council, in response to concerns about the sign-up process and other matters.