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Lone Oak Woman Jailed In Gregg County

    An East Texas woman is being held in the Gregg County jail on $200,000 bond on charges related to a child exploitation. Forty-four year old Carrie Songer Kelly of Lone Oak  was arrested on a warrant for sexual performance by a child younger than 14 with  the intention ...

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Bond Set In Trooper Dragging Case

    Bond has been set at $102,000 for the man accused of dragging a state trooper with his vehicle during a  DWI stop on I-30. The suspect, 30 year old Matthias Benjamin Slaughter of Garland suffered minor injuries when he was shot by the trooper and remains behind bars ...

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NE Texas Man Sentenced To Four Life Prison Terms

    AN Upshur County man has received 4 life sentences plus 20 years after pleading guilty to four counts of aggravated sexual assault and indecency with a child. Fifty-nine year old Mark Randall Beasley must serve the sentences consecutively and will not become eligible for parole until the year ...

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Titus County Bookings

    Twenty-five year old Trevor Scoute Betts was arrested Thursday in Titus County for Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon and Evading arrest or detention.  NO bond amount was available and he remains behind bars. Twenty-four year old Omar R. Ramirez of Mt. Pleasant was arrested in Titus County. ...

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Morris County Fugitive May Have Left Area

    The subject of a manhunt in Morris County who is believed to be responsible for at least 4 burglaries in  Lone Star  may have left the area. Lee Daniel Stratton may be headed to Tennessee or Florida where he has ties.  HE’s believed to be driving a black ...

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New Details About Gladewater Woman’s Alleged Murder Plot

  More details have been released about the Gladewater woman arrested earlier this week for Solicitation of Murder.  Investigators say 23 year old Deeanna Ann Aldredge had lost custody of her child, and had offered a man $500 to kill the child’s father. The man contacted Gregg County deputies and ...

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Record Number Of Texans Expected To Travel For 4th Of July

  An estimated 3.4 million Texans will travel 50 miles or more away from home during the Fourth of July holiday, nearly 6 percent more than a year ago. Independence Day this year falls on a Wednesday. The company attributes the record-high numbers this year to a strong economy and ...

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Texas Gas Prices Drop

  Retail gasoline prices in Texas and across the country have declined this week. AAA Texas reports the average price at the pump statewide dropped four cents to settle at $2.69. The association survey found Midland has the most expensive gasoline in Texas this week at an average $3.09 per ...

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DPS Urges Texans To Take Safety Precautions This Summer

  by DPS Staff Sergeant Jean Dark AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans to take extra precautions and stay safe as we officially kick off summer today, June 21. Rising temperatures and increased travel can create additional safety concerns over the summer, particularly with ...

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