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Thursday Dec 11 | via KYTX-TV News
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Thursday Dec 11 | via KLTV Tyler
A jury deliberated for only 8 minutes before convicting a Henderson County man who lead officers on a high-speed chase in a stolen truck. convicted Joshua Paul Calhoun, 34 of Athens, of evading arrest or detention with a motor vehicle and also found that he used the vehicle as a deadly weapon in the course of committing the offense. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 25 | via KETK
Henderson County Crime Stoppers are asking for the publics help in solving a case involving the burglary of a habitation. Between November 22, 2014 and November 24, 2014, a burglary of habitation took place at the address of 5591 FM 2892 near Athens, Texas. Comment?
Monday Nov 24 | via PRWeb
Noteboom The Law Firm: An East Texas man is vindicated after winning a decade long battle to clear his name of false charges brought by City National Bank of Sulphur Springs. Late Thursday, an East Texas jury returned a $900,000 verdict against City National Bank of Sulphur Springs for the malicious prosecution of one of its customers, John Alexander Smith. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via KETK
Henderson County District Attorney Scott McKee said Ivory Lewis Brown, of Athens, was convicted of felony theft by a grand jury on Tuesday in Judge Carter Tarrance's 392nd District Court after a two day trial. Two days after the theft, police found Brown near the scene of the crime wearing the same jacket he wore during the theft. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via KYTX-TV News
It's hard not to worry about finances, credit card bills and other debts, you have to pay down, but a new survey finds Americans are not saving for a rainy day. We all know we should be saving money, but a new survey shows it's just not a top financial priority for Americans. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via TheBlaze.com
They Viciously Torched Texas Churches to the Ground - but See the Incredible Thing This Pastor Said When He Faced Them in Court It was a terrifying time in East Texas when 10 churches were torched and burned to the ground between January and February 2010, leaving an entire community horrified and in shambles, as residents struggled to pick up the pieces. The real heart of the story, though, isn't the destruction and the intense pain that unfolded, rather it's the heartfelt forgiveness that was freely showered upon the young perpetrators, Jason Bourque and Daniel McAllister, as many of the afflicted pushed their anger and anguish to the side. Comment?
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