Van Zandt County Newswire

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  1. Traffic clearing on I-20 after wreck involving 18-wheelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KLTV Tyler

    Traffic is clearing after being backed up Tuesday on Interstate 20 eastbound near Highway 64 in Van Zandt County after a wreck involving an 18-wheeler.

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  2. Construction Zone accident shuts down traffic on I-20 in Van Zandt Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KYTX-TV News

    ... should be ongoing. VAN ZANDT CO. (KYTX) - Traffic is at a standstill in the eastbound lane of I-20 in Van Zandt County after an eighteen wheeler ran into a construction zone. DPS tells CBS 19 traffic in the eastbound lane at mile marker 524 is being ...

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  3. Text messages presented during testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... to the Carrollton offense. In addition, the defense questioned his testimony since Hiroms is currently in Van Zandt County Jail after allegedly assaulting another witness, his grandmother, Barbara Hiroms. Dustin Hiroms said he is in jail on a charge ...

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  4. Exclusive Update: Woman who had finger cut off by Rolling Oaks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | KYTX-TV News

    ... was going to offer a speech class for its workers next month to do just that, until it got canceled. VAN ZANDT COUNTY (KYTX)-Savanna Kilmer isn't from Rolling Oaks, but she went to nearby Wills Point schools so she's familiar with the area and ...

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  5. Authorities rescue kitten trapped in E. Texas wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | KETK

    ... Apparently, that's not the case in East Texas. In fact, it's in the opposite direction. According to the Van Zandt County Fire Marshal's Office, authorities responded to reports of a cat stuck in a well in Myrtle Springs. Fire Marshall Charles Allen ...

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  6. Ex-prosecutor urges pardon in fatal US crash that officials say was caused by faulty GM switchRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Madison Publishing

    ... In a letter written this week to the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, Leslie Poynter Dixon, a former Van Zandt County district attorney, said she would have dismissed the case against if she had known about the crash's true cause. "It is my ...

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  7. VIDEO: Rolling Oaks residents say drugs, crime have taken overRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    This was once the community center for this neighborhood of Rolling Oaks in Van Zandt county.

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  8. EXCLUSIVE: Rolling Oaks residents desperate for help, say drugs and...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | KYTX-TV News

    ... in to help keep sharks away. The device is called a Shark Shield. It is now being sold in Florida. VAN ZANDT COUNTY (KYTX)- This was once the community center for this neighborhood of Rolling Oaks in Van Zandt county. This was actually the pool ...

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  9. Dallas man charged with evading arrest after high-speed chase WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Dallas Morning News

    A Dallas man has been charged with evading arrest after leading police on a high-speed chase Wednesday morning from Garland into Van Zandt County.

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  10. Wednesday morning chase suspect arrested on weapons, evading chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KLTV Tyler

    A chase that reached speeds of over 100 mph ended in Van Zandt County Wednesday morning.

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  11. Suspect arrested after Dallas Co. high-speed chase ends near CantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KLTV Tyler

    A chase that reached speeds of over 100 mph ended in Van Zandt County Wednesday morning.

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  12. Massive East Texas pasture party thwartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | KLTV Tyler

    ... even happened. You might remember the nearly 5,000 person pasture party that caught officials off guard in Van Zandt County in June. Well, in a meeting Saturday morning Van Zandt County officials helped Smith County Officials shut down a planned ...

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  13. County Judge to leave office earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Van Zandt County Judge Rhita Koches announced she is leaving office earlier than expected for a new opportunity as a liaison between counties and state government officials.

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  14. Intestinal parasite 'Cyclospora' outbreak in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | KETK

    ... also be water-born". This outbreak has infected 77 people in Texas, with the most recent cases reported in Van Zandt County. Hopkins said, "It gets on lettuce or apples or something that you should be washing". So when fruits or vegetables are not ...

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  15. VZ County Judge Rhita Koches leaving officeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    After almost ten years in office, Van Zandt County Judge Rhita Koches has announced that she will be leaving office on Friday, August 1st .

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  16. EXCLUSIVE: Jail surveillance video released shows inmates getting out of cellsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | KYTX-TV News

    ... along with and it's not what you might think. A hawk is attacking a community in Lakeville, Massachusetts. VAN ZANDT COUNTY (KYTX) - CBS 19 is the only station to get a hold of surveillance video of the Van Zandt County jail inmates escaping from ...

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  17. Deputies arrest ETX pair accused of stealing $200,000 in equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KETK

    ... golf carts worth $24,000 from a Longview business off Highway 259. Property was taken from Harrison County, Van Zandt County, Longview and Lincoln Parish. Authorities are also looking into two missing tractors from DeSoto Parish. James is charged ...

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  18. E. Texas couple arrested in multi-state equipment theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KLTV Tyler

    ... Louisiana. In Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, police officers recovered a stolen trailer and called the owner in Van Zandt County, Texas. The trailer was returned to the Van Zandt County business owner. These investigators also called a business owner in ...

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  19. Couple arrested after multi-state string of thefts uncovered; investigation continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KLTV Tyler

    ... by two Harrison County residents, and possibly their associates. Lincoln Parish police officers called a Van Zandt County business owner and told him they have taken possession of a new trailer, with no VIN number, and his company sticker was still ...

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  20. Trooper Williams is assigned to countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Trooper Damon Williams was recently re-assigned to Franklin County in the Sulphur Springs Department of Public Safety Sergeant's area.

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