Limestone County Newswire (Page 4)

Limestone County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Limestone County, TX. (Page 4)

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  1. LCDC Warden predicts higher prison populationRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer LaSalle Corrections Warden Richard Alford gave Limestone County commissioners, at their Sept. 26 meeting, a detailed update on LaSalle's work in restoring the Limestone County Detention Center, which is the county-owned prison, and said he anticipates population numbers to increase and stay at a sustainable figure.

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  2. Mitchell, Charles M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017. No services will be held.Charles was born February 9, 1941, in Limestone County, TX, to Harold and Dolly Mitchell. He worked at Owens-Illinois Glass Plant for 34 years. Charles was married to Nicole Sims for ...

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  3. Man flown to hospital after crashing into DPS Trooper's unitRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A man was seriously hurt and flown to a hospital after crashing into an unoccupied DPS Trooper vehicle in Limestone County. A DPS Trooper was on U.S. 84 near FM 2681 around 1:45 a.m. Sunday investigating a minor crash.

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  4. Valley Mills VFD gains new vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... McLennan County District Attorney's Office declined to file formal charges against Daniel Burkeen, but the Limestone County judge isn't totally off the hook after his April arrest for drunken driving. When newly appointed Robinson Police Chief ...

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  5. Two arrested in Mexia drug bustRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    ... charged with drug and firearm violations. Tiffaney Starr, 37, and Jimmy Dale Owens, 39, were arrested by a Limestone County deputy after a suspicious car was reported parked near the Mexia city limits. The two were transported to the Limestone ...

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  6. County tax rate drops below effective rateRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County commissioners court approved at its Sept. 26 meeting the budget for the new fiscal year.

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  7. Newborn dies after mother gives birth after doing drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | KAUZ

    The charge was elevated to a Class A felony because it is believed to have contributed to the death of her baby. Police say they got a call from the Limestone County district attorney's office on Tuesday about a chemical endangerment incident at Athens Limestone Hospital.

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  8. Woman arrested in May stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... a deadly weapon warrant charge. Jail records state that she was also wanted on outstanding warrants from Limestone County and Robinson police traffic warrants. Kristin Hoppa has been covering police, public safety and breaking news for the ...

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  9. Man accused of exposing himself at Bellmead motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... McLennan County District Attorney's Office declined to file formal charges against Daniel Burkeen, but the Limestone County judge isn't totally off the hook after his April arrest for drunken driving. WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 1 million Americans ...

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  10. Waco-area news briefs: Sept. 27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... McLennan County District Attorney's Office declined to file formal charges against Daniel Burkeen, but the Limestone County judge isn't totally off the hook after his April arrest for drunken driving. About 70 percent of parents, employees and ...

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  11. Bellmead police: woman who escaped custody through hospital bathroom arrested againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... McLennan County District Attorney's Office declined to file formal charges against Daniel Burkeen, but the Limestone County judge isn't totally off the hook after his April arrest for drunken driving. The Waco Plan Commission cast a wary eye ...

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  12. Merritt, Betty JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Chapel in Hubbard, with Rev. Jerry Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Plummer Cemetery in Limestone County. The family will receive friends from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, September 24, at the funeral home.Sign the Guest Book at ...

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  13. Public to get hearing Tuesday on new budgetRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer A public hearing on the proposed budget for Limestone County's Fiscal Year 2017-18 will take place Tuesday, Sept. 26, at 10 a.m. The hearing is expected to fall in the middle of the commissioners court meeting.

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  14. Limestone home school student experiences Cactus in a new wayRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Emma Lewis, a 17-year-old home-schooled senior from Limestone County, traveled to the Texas panhandle town of Cactus on a one-week mission trip to help refugees who have settled there. Emma spoke to the Mexia Lions Club about that trip, which she took in July, and her plans to return to Cactus to provide additional help.

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  15. Limestone County judge in pretrial diversion program after DWI arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... McLennan County District Attorney's Office declined to file formal charges against Daniel Burkeen, but the Limestone County judge isn't totally off the hook after his April arrest for drunken driving. Burkeen, who initially blamed his DWI arrest and ...

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  16. Love Masters McMillanRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    Love Masters McMillan, 96, of San Antonio, formerly of Mart, passed away on Aug. 26, 2017 at the Arden Park Assisted Living Home in San Antonio. Love was born on Aug. 19, 1921, in Frosa, in Limestone County to Chester and Delila Masters.

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  17. Lease out weighs benefits for LCSORead the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer After initial disagreements between Limestone County commissioners and the Sheriff's Office in this year's budget talks on how many new patrol cars to buy - four or five - all parties appeared satisfied to learn of an offer for the county to lease eight new patrol vehicles for less than half the cost of what was formerly budgeted for four or five vehicles. The offer was explained at commissioners court's Sept.

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  18. Man and woman arrested after deputies find firearms, drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | KSWO

    A man and a woman have been arrested after Limestone County deputies found firearms and drugs in their vehicle on Monday night. Limestone County Sheriff's office said deputies saw a suspicious vehicle with the man and woman inside parked near Mexia.

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  19. New patrol vehicle lease deal to save county $115 KRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    Summary of Limestone County commissioners court's Sept. 12 meeting Limestone County commissioners court has found a way to lease eight SUVs for the Sheriff's Office at less than half of what they thought they would have to pay for five sedans.

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  20. LaSalle looking to hire 46 locallyRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 | Mexia Daily News

    By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Those looking for work in Limestone County now have more choices since LaSalle Corrections announced they plan to hire 46 employees as soon as possible at the Limestone County Detention Center. Warden Richard Alford gave county commissioners this news at their Sept.

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