Titus County Newswire

Titus County Newswire

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

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  1. 'America Bless God': Texas officials protest Supreme Court ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... the few weddings I already had scheduled before the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling." Colleague Paula Dyke in Titus County tells the local news outlet that , "A Justice of the Peace has no obligation under Texas law, or any other law, to perform wedding ...

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  2. Some East Texas justices of the peace to stop performing weddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... few weddings I already had scheduled before the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling. Justice of the Peace Paula Dyke in Titus County also said in a written statement on the same date as the Supreme Court decision: A Justice of the Peace has no obligation ...

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  3. AEP taps Siemens to modernize HVDC system Welsh in Texas Siemens will ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Electric Energy Online

    American Electric Power , one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, has chosen Siemens to modernize its HVDC back-to-back link at its 600-megawatt Welsh HVDC station in Titus County, Texas. Siemens will upgrade its 20-year-old system by installing new control and protection technologies, replacing the cooling, heating and ventilation, and incorporating new harmonic filters and shunt reactors.

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  4. Fuquay reunion and cemetery meeting June 27Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The Fuquay reunion and cemetery meeting will be Saturday, June 27 at 1:30 p.m. at the Blodgett Church of Christ Fellowship Building located on Titus County Road 2350 next to Tri-Lakes VFD.

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  5. Cinco de Mayo on the Square raises $10,000 for NTCC scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... residents achieve their dream of a college education." ALAS is a volunteer group of Latino professionals in Titus County with a vision to empower, promote, advocate and help identify the needs of the growing Hispanic community in Mount Pleasant and ...

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  6. Active shooter drill has officials pondering gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    In the wake of the Charleston shooting, an East Texas emergency active-shooter drill took on a much more profound meaning. Emergency, fire and law enforcement gathered in Titus county for an active shooter drill at Northeast Texas Community College.

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  7. Active shooter drill has officials pondering gun controlRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | KLTV Tyler

    In the wake of the Charleston shooting, an East Texas emergency active-shooter drill took on a much more profound meaning. Emergency, fire and law enforcement gathered in Titus county for an active shooter drill at Northeast Texas Community College.

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  8. Man wanted on charges stemming from May motel shooting in Titus CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    An East Texas man is now wanted for charges stemming from an accidental shooting inside a motel room in May. According to police, officers were called around 2:20 p.m. on May 22 to the Days Inn in Mount Pleasant. At the time, Police Chief Wayne Isbell said a housekeeper alerted them to a room covered in blood.

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  9. Bryan HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Vernon Eastepp, Red River GOP County Chairman Bert Edmondson, Franklin County GOP Chairman Sue Evenwel, Titus County GOP Chairwoman & State Republican Executive Committee Member Dr. Rex Law, Camp County GOP Chairman Carabeth Luckey, Morris County ...

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  10. Mount Pleasant offering free smoke detectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KLTV Tyler

    Anyone living in Titus County can receive a Smoke Detector without charge. If you would like one please call 903-575-4144 to be placed on the instillation list.

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  11. Another power grab at high courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | MySanAntonio.com

    Redistricting maps in Texas have long drawn legal challenges for being discriminatory, including the last set ultimately approved in 2013. A new lawsuit challenges the state's Senate lines by seeking to redefine the meaning of one person, one vote.

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  12. 2 arrested in Titus County after man waves weapon at driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | KLTV Tyler

    According to the sheriff's office, about 6:30 p.m. Monday a person contacted the department to report that a driver in a white sedan had pointed a gun at them while traveling on Farm-to-Market 2348. The caller told police they continued to follow the white sedan onto County Road 4015, at which time the vehicle stopped and the driver got out and began to approach them wielding a large knife.

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  13. Police arrest 3 found taking wiring from walls of homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KLTV Tyler

    Three people have been arrested for burglary in Titus County after police found the men taking wiring from the walls of a vacant residence. About 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, officers were dispatched to the 900 block of Hubbard Avenue for a suspected trespassing case at a vacant residence.

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  14. SCOTUS to hear Texas "one person one vote" challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Off the Kuff

    ... what the Constitutional principle of one-person-one-vote means at the heart of the Equal Protection Clause. Titus County GOP chairwoman Sue Evenwel and Edward Pfenninger of Montgomery County sued Gov. Perry in 2014 after he signed into law a revised ...

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  15. Supreme Court to hear Texas case that could change how voting maps drawnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... - can stretch across all or parts of 51 counties in far West Texas. But in their 2014 lawsuit, lawyers for Titus County GOP chairwoman Sue Evenwel and Edward Pfenninger of Montgomery County argued that only the number of eligible voters, not total ...

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  16. Justices to weigh in on 'One person, one vote'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... sued on behalf of Sue Evenwel, a county chairwoman for the Texas Republican Party. She lives in mostly rural Titus County in east Texas. Her state Senate district had 533,010 citizens of voting age in 2011. However, another Senate district had ...

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  17. 'One Person, One Vote,' but which persons?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... if the legislature instead had used voting-age population as the measure. The voters, Sue Evenwel, who lives in Titus County in Senate District 1, and Edward Pfenninger, who lives in Montgomery County in District 4, said their votes were diluted ...

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  18. Supreme Court agrees to hear redistricting case based on voters, not populationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... eligible voters. The group sued on behalf of Sue Evenwel, a leader of the Texas Republican Party. She lives in Titus County in east Texas, where her state Senate district had 533,010 citizens of voting age in 2011. However, another Senate district ...

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  19. Supreme Court To Decide Meaning Of "One Person, One Vote"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Outside the Beltway

    ... if the legislature instead had used voting-age population as the measure. The voters, Sue Evenwel, who lives in Titus County in Senate District 1, and Edward Pfenninger, who lives in Montgomery County in District 4, said their votes were diluted ...

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  20. One Vote Makes All The DifferenceRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Balloon Juice

    ... eligible voters. The group sued on behalf of Sue Evenwel, a leader of the Texas Republican Party. She lives in Titus County in east Texas, where her state Senate district had 533,010 citizens of voting age in 2011. However, another Senate district ...

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