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Trust betrayed at a landmark Corsicana bakery
Everybody in town seems to know about the $16.6 million embezzlement uncovered last June at Corsicana's landmark fruitcake producer, Collin Street Bakery .
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
$50K-a-year bakery worker and wife lived lavishly while laundering $16.6M, feds say
The former controller of a Texas bakery known for its high-end fruitcakes lived a lavish lifestyle, along with his wife, as the two laundered $16.6 million he stole from his employer, the feds say.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Mexia Daily News
Blackcats tennis team plays hard in Corsicana
Mexia's Ling Ni, left, and Jennifer Ugarte, right, discuss their strategy during their Girls A Doubles match Friday morning at the Corsicana Spring Break Slam held at Corsicana High School.
Wife added to indictment of former Collins Street Bakery employee
A grand jury has also indicted the wife of a former bookkeeper for Collin Street Bakery on charges of embezzling more than $16 million from the company and using the money to fund an extravagant lifestyle.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Feds: Iconic East Texas bakery victimized by employee
Everybody in town seems to know about the $16.6 million embezzlement uncovered last June at Corsicana's landmark fruit-cake producer, Collin Street Bakery.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
3-Year-Old Boy Shot Dead, Perhaps by 8-Year-Old
Investigators are calling the deadly shooting of 3-year-old Central Texas boy an accident, perhaps involving an 8-year-old child.
Child, 3, Fatally Shot in Navarro County
NBC 5 has learned the Navarro County Sheriff's Office is investigating the fatal shooting of a 3-year-old child.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Navarro County Pursuit Passes Through County
A man who refused to stop for Navarro County authorities was eventually detained near Bellmead after a three-county pursuit Tuesday afternoon, March 4. A Navarro County Sheriff's Office deputy noticed a side window busted out of the man's pickup while he traveled on Highway 31 east of Corsicana.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
High-Speed Chase Ends Along Central Texas Highway
Sheriff's deputies and state troopers used spike strips and ultimately a tactic called a pit maneuver to stop a fleeing driver Tuesday afternoon east of Bellmead and then had to shoot the man with a beanbag after a stun gun failed to bring him under control.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
North Texas highways become icy nightmare for motorists
If you had thought winter was finished, then you obviously didn't spend hour after hour - basically parked on Interstate 30 near Sulphur Springs .
Highway Backup = Steady Customers At Roadside Businesses
Travel along Interstate-45 in Corsicana has been a nightmare these last 24 hours.
Texas deals with winter blast
A NEED FOR ROTATING OUTAGES. THANK YOU, PHILLIP. ICE BROUGHT A STRETCH OF INTERSTATE 45 SOUTH OF DALLAS TO A STANDSTILL.
Interstate traffic south of Dallas at standstill
The Texas Department of Public Safety says traffic on Interstate 45 south of Dallas is at a standstill with vehicles backed up for at least 15 miles.
Off the Kuff
More evidence of Cameron Willingham's innocence
The scientific evidence against Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed in 2004 for the arson deaths of his three children, has long been discredited.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Island Packet
Group says new evidence in Texas arson-murder case
This undated file photo provided by the Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice shows Cameron Todd Willingham who was executed in 2004 for setting fire to his Corsicana house, killing his 2-year-old daughter and 1-year-old twins.
Ex-Bakery Executive Agrees To Restitution, May Plead Guilty
Former Collin Street Bakery comptroller Sandy Jenkins, 64, who's accused of stealing nearly $17 million from the landmark Corsicana business over the course of eight years, has indicated he intends to plead guilty and has agreed to pay restitution, court documents show.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Stars and Stripes
MOH recipient Garcia 'was bound and determined to show his patriotism'
Over 45 years after his acts of heroism, Candelario Garcia Jr.'s family will have the satisfaction of receiving the Medal of Honor from President Barack Obama on his behalf.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Texas officer charged in reckless driving case 2/22/14
Associated Press February 22, 2014 CORSICANA, Texas - An East Texas police officer has been charged in a reckless driving investigation prompted by the death of an Iowa motorist who witnesses say was run off the road.
This Day in Wisconsin History
Four Officers, January 10, 1944
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Albany Times Union
Melvin Morris was commanding a strike force on a mission near Chi Lang, South Vietnam, when his special forces group came under attack and a fellow commander was killed near an enemy bunker.