Fund Raiser For Whitney's New Food Bank
A 'Hot Cause Challenge' has been planned for Thursday, September 18, by Lake Whitney Ministerial Alliance to benefit the new food bank to be built in Whitney. The ice-bucket challenge will be held from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. on the parking lot of Brookshire's in Whitney.
Grand Jury Hands Down Indictments
District Attorney Mark Pratt recently presented the following August cases to the Hill County Grand Jury, which handed down the following indictments in the 66th Judicial District Court. Amber Anglin, 26, of Covington, possession of a controlled substance; Laranda Tanora Bennett, 32, of Hillsboro, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle; Jay Clanton Black, 39, of Whitney, assault cause bodily injury, family violence with priors.
Wanted Sex Offender Nabbed In Mexico
A sex offender wanted by Hill County authorities for nearly 10 years was arrested last week in Mexico.
Whitney Woman Arrested On Felony Charge
A felony arrest was made by the Hill County Sheriff's Office at 12:52 a.m. Wednesday, August 20. Authorities were dispatched to HCR 1248 north of Whitney regarding a family disturbance.
Drug Charges Filed On Whitney Woman
A felony arrest was made by the Hill County Sheriff's Office at 3:35 a.m. Thursday, August 14. Authorities contacted a 28-year-old Whitney woman in the 200 block of Scenic Drive north of Whitney.