Harrison County Newswire

Harrison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harrison County, TX.

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  1. Damion Dewayne Williams, Appellant v. The State of Texas, AppelleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FindLaw

    ... Now, if you find from the evidence beyond a reasonable doubt that on or about the 23rd day of July, 2012, in Harrison County, Texas, the defendant, Damion Dewayne Williams, did, then and there intentionally or knowingly cause the penetration of the ...

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  2. Ex-Waskom teacher accepts plea deal for displaying harmful materials to studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KLTV Tyler

    A former Waskom teacher has been sentenced to probation after accepting a plea deal for displaying harmful materials to a minor. On Thursday, the Harrison County District Attorney's Office confirmed that Justin James Kelly, 24, of Waskom, was sentenced Monday to 24 months of probation, 80 hours of community service and ordered to pay a $300 fine.

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  3. Crews clear wreck on I-20 W in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to authorities, the wreck happened around 8:15 a.m. on I-20 westbound near mile marker 602 in Harrison County, about two miles from Hallsville. Officials on scene say a truck hauling two trailers had a blowout and the driver lost control.

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  4. Wreck blocks westbound lane on I-20 in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving at least one overturned vehicle on the interstate in Harrison County. According to authorities, the wreck happened around 8:15 a.m. on I-20 westbound near mile marker 602 in Harrison County, about two miles from Hallsville.

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  5. Juvenile charged with murder in Marshall shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KLTV Tyler

    ... Henington was transported by the Marshall Fire Department's EMS to Good Shepherd Medical Center-Marshall. Harrison County Pct. 2 Justice of the Peace Clarice Watkins pronounced Henington dead. Watkins said his body has been sent to Forensic Medical ...

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  6. Harrison County lifts burn banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KYTX-TV News

    This afternoon Smith County Judge Joel Baker signed an order rescinding the disaster declaration that banned outdoor burning in Smith County which was put into effect August 6, 2015. Anyone needing more information related to the burn ban is asked to call the Smith County Fire Marshal's Office at 903-590-2655.

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  7. Burn ban lifted in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KLTV Tyler

    Harrison County officials lifted a countywide burn ban Wednesday morning. According to county judge Hugh Taylor's office, the ban was lifted at 11:31 a.m. The judge's office said rainfall totals have improved enough to justify lifting the ban, after consulting the Harrison County Fire Marshal.

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  8. East Texas Fugitive sex offender captured in ShreveportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KYTX-TV News

    Attorney General James Caldwell, in a news release Thursday, said 27-year-old Kentrell Debose was arrested Tuesday in Shreveport. He was booked into the Caddo Parish Jail and is awaiting extradition to Harrison County, Texas, where he's wanted for failure to comply with the Texas sex offender registry.

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  9. Fugitive sex offender captured in ShreveportRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Attorney General James Caldwell, in a news release Thursday, said 27-year-old Kentrell Debose was arrested Tuesday in Shreveport. He was booked into the Caddo Parish Jail and is awaiting extradition to Harrison County, Texas, where he's wanted for failure to comply with the Texas sex offender registry.

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  10. 7 from 7: It's getting closer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | KLTV Tyler

    ... of service for nonpayment. 7. One man has been injured after attempting to board a moving train in Harrison County . The incident occurred during the weekend at the Union Pacific train crossing near Muntz Cutoff Road, on the outskirts of Marshall. ...

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  11. Marshall Fire Marshal seeks information about an arson attempt; reward offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | KYTX-TV News

    In the early morning hours of Tuesday, August 4, an unknown male attempted to set fire to a business located at 301 Sandford Street. Marshall-Harrison County Crimestoppers will offer a reward for any information leading to an arrest and indictment of the person or persons involved.

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  12. Marshall police looking for man caught on camera set to light business on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | KLTV Tyler

    ... before dying out. MOBILE USERS WATCH HERE It's not clear how much damage the building suffered. Marshall-Harrison County Crimestoppers is offering a reward for any information leading to an arrest and indictment of the person or persons involved. ...

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  13. Man Arrested After Car Crash on Outstanding Warrants from Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | EParis Extra

    While checking for warrants, dispatch checked the records of the department to confirm the identity and found that an individual with the name of Rocoria Gurrell Moten was in the system. Checking under that name and DOB led to the discovery of an outstanding warrant from Harrison County for criminal non-support.

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  14. Marshall Police investigating shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... this crime, call the Marshall Police Department Criminal Investigations Bureau at 903-935-4540 or Marshall/Harrison County Crimestoppers at 903-935-9969. According to the Campa, this is Marshall's first homicide in 11 months, and the city has ...

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  15. 7 from 7: Hotter, drier weather leading to grass fires, burn bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | KLTV Tyler

    Good afternoon! We hope you are staying cool and hydrated today. Here are some stories for you to check out this afternoon: 1. Several counties and cities have issued burn bans today, including Harrison County, Cherokee County, and Tyler County.

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  16. Marshall Police investigating overnight shooting, victim found dead in roadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    ... August 4, 2015. Marshall Fire Department EMS was dispatched to the scene and was unable to revive Colton. Harrison County Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Clarice Watkins was called to the scene and pronounced Colton deceased. Detectives with the ...

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  17. Court documents reveal new details about Marshall hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... cloth and fresh blood embedded in the windshield." But Dansby wasn't arrested until two days later, because Harrison County Judge Joe Black refused to sign off on a blood warrant the night of the alleged accident to help determine if Dansby may have ...

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  18. Florida man admits to role in drug conspiracyRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... harges. All are awaiting sentencing. McGee, Simmons and Holland were arrested after a Jan. 9 traffic stop in Harrison County. Ricks was arrested later in Jacksonville.

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  19. Marshall police defend handling of hit-and-run caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... weekend and then taking off. Dansby refused to take a breathalyzer or blood test after the accident, and the Harrison County district attorney determined there wasn't enough evidence to serve a warrant forcing her to do so. "The district attorney ...

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  20. FEMA aiding Marshall and Henderson County next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    MARSHALL/HARRISON COUNTY - The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be in Marshall/Harrison County next week participating in an outreach program contacting with the purpose of assisting people with registration for federal individual assistance for damage to their homes in the recent flooding and tornado events between May 4-June 19. For those people that have already registered with FEMA, they will be visiting households door to door. They will also be visiting other households and businesses in the affected areas.

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