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  1. Math and theater helped her overcome abuse, father's death. Now she's headed to HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... most students in the top 10 of her graduating class are going to the University of Texas or Texas A&M University, Waskom is headed to Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. "Everyone who goes to Harvard, they have the test scores, the AP classes - ...

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  2. Decatur high school student Maddi Waskom heading to HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Star-Telegram.com

    Members of the community gathered for a vigil to honor the victims of Friday's shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas. A 17-year-old student armed with a shotgun and a pistol opened fire, killing 10 people, most of them students, authorities said.

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  3. DPS identify individual involved in fatal wreck on Hwy 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    Gary Adams, 40, from Waskom was killed in a crash Friday night on Highway 80 in Harrison County, a mile west of Waskom, said Sgt. Sylvia Jennings with DPS.

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  4. Cherokee County cancels jury duty in 2nd District Court TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    The Department of Public Safety identified the individual killed in a one vehicle crash on Highway 80. Gary Adams, 40, from Waskom was killed in a crash on Highway 80 in Harrison County, a mile west of Waskom. The Department of Public Safety identified the individual killed in a one vehicle crash on Highway 80. Gary Adams, 40, from Waskom was killed in a crash on Highway 80 in Harrison County, a mile west of Waskom.

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  5. Paving her own way; Decatur senior accepted into HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Maddi Waskom. Messenger photo by Joe Duty Maddi Waskom will not only be the first person in her family to go college, she is also headed for the Ivy League.The Decatur senior was recently accepted into Harvard.The prestigious institution in Massachusetts was one of six Ivy League schools she applied to.

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  6. Man on dirt bike killed by vehicle in Harrison County, driver fled sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    ... just before 8:30 p.m., DPS troopers responded to the crash on FM-9 in Harrison County, 12 miles north of the city of Waskom. A preliminary crash investigation shows that the driver of the Crown Victoria was traveling northbound on FM-9 when it ...

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  7. Katelyn's sight: Hundreds still fighting to help ETX girl seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | KSWO

    Hundreds of people converged on Waskom, Texas, Volunteer Fire Department on Sunday afternoon for a 5-year-old girl suffering from septo-optic dysplasia. "Seeing her run into walls, you know, and run into tables, getting little bruises on her head.

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  8. Pedestrian killed in Harrison County, struck by truck towing semi-trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    Lea Celeste Williford, 32, of Marshall was killed around 12:30 p.m. on IH-20, 7 miles west of the city of Waskom. A preliminary crash investigation by DPS revealed that Williford was walking westbound on the shoulder of the eastbound lane of IH-20, and ran from the shoulder into the path of a 2019 Freightliner truck-tractor towing a semi-trailer.

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  9. Mary Katherine CarpenterRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Mary Katherine Carpenter, 83, of Decatur, died Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Denton.Memorial service is 2 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at DeBerry Funeral Directors chapel in Denton.Mary was born April 27, 1934, in Waskom to Benjamin and Katherine Dry.

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  10. Harrison County sheriff seeking man wanted for burglary, multiple theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    ... multiple thefts. Webb says that he was last known to be in the area of FM 2625 between FM 31 South and FM 9 South in Waskom, or in the southeast portion of Harrison County. There are several active warrants for Simmons' arrest, Webb says, and he ...

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  11. Deberry man dies in single-vehicle crash near WaskomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Harrison County after their vehicle struck multiple trees and caught on fire. About 1:09 p.m. Saturday, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to a crash on FM 9, about 4.6 miles south of Waskom.

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  12. 2 men died in separate wrecks in ETX, newspapers reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... 1 p.m. Saturday, 23-year-old Ronnie Martin, of DeBerry, died Saturday afternoon after his car slid off a road near Waskom, Texas, hit several trees then became engulfed in flames, according to the newspaper reports, which cite DPS. Authorities say ...

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  13. News 12 hour ago 7:01 p.m.Family: Cypress dad missing after going to Tyler to buy carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... to travel back to Cypress. Arias-Nunez vehicle was found on December 17 in the parking lot of the Catvish Village in Waskom , east of Tyler. "When they told me they found the truck and not my husband I was just like, 'God, give me strength.' That's ...

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  14. Family: Cypress dad missing after going to Tyler to buy carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | KBMT

    ... to possibly buy, but he never returned home. His vehicle was later found in the parking lot of the Catvish Village in Waskom , east of Tyler. Police took a report into his disappearance, but they do not suspect foul play. Bianca says her husband "is ...

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  15. Alberto Arias of Cypress been reported missing on Dec. 13, 2017....Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Alberto Arias of Cypress been reported missing on Dec. 13, 2017. Police say Arias traveled to Tyler, Texas that same day and purchase a vehicle, which was later found in Waskom, Texas.

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  16. Tyler police searching for Houston man reported missing in East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | KLTV Tyler

    According to family and friends, Arias-Nunez was headed to Tyler to purchase a vehicle. Police say his vehicle was later located in the Waskom area.

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  17. Walk Across Texas! program Participants Walk the WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Gilmer Mirror

    For eight-week sessions during 2017, teams of up to eight people or individuals monitored their steps to "virtually" walk the 802 miles from Waskom to El Paso during a Walk Across Texas! program. This program, sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Upshur County, is designed to help people of all ages support one another to establish or increase the habit of regular physical activity, and community-wide programs like this have been associated with significant increases in physical activity and have previously shown success in Upshur County.

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  18. Newton a hotspot for football talentRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... recruiter has come by the town of almost 2,500 to see the team practice ahead of its regional final game against Waskom. The Eagles, 12-0, are favorites to win the Class 3A-Division II state title with a group of players who have high-level Division ...

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  19. Marilyn Marche Kirkland v. the State of TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... to inject methamphetamine." Four days after Saizon's body was found, Kirkland gave a voluntary statement to the Waskom Police Department, which statement included a confession that she had shot Saizon. 1 Based on her statement, Kirkland was arrested ...

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  20. Education Briefs for Wednesday, November 8, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... at the Oct. 24 Decatur Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. Pictured with Principal Jeff Russell are (from left) Madeline Waskom, Casey White and Sebastian Serrano. Not pictured is Carson Read. Messenger photo by Brian Knox VICTORY STUDENTS OF THE ...

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