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Scammer posing as law enforcement in Fannin Co.

FANNIN COUNTY, Tex. (KXII) - The Fannin County Sheriff's Office is warning of a scammer using their name. The Sheriff's Office says they have received numerous calls from residents reporting calls from someone posing as Lt. Deater.


MISSING PERSON: Helen Ashley Hamm

The Fannin County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance regarding the whereabouts of Helen Ashley Hamm. We are continuing to investigate this as a missing person case. She has not been seen or heard from since February 18, 2019, and was last known to be at a home in Fannin County between Leonard


Bonham Police Department logs March 13-19

Report: March 13, 2000 BL SH 121 N., Arresting Officer-Ptl. Kyle Schatzel. A 28-year-old man from Cooper was arrested for Public Intoxication. Report: March 13, 300 BL E. 5th St., Reporting Officer-Ptl. Kyle Schatzel. A call for service was received in reference to Identity Theft.


Snake removers find 45 rattlesnakes underneath Texas house

Two Texas snake removers found 45 rattlesnakes underneath a house when responding to a call. The snake removers were able to successfully remove all of the animals from the home.


Man’s ‘badly decomposed’ body found inside closet in Texas, police say

A grisly discovery was made in Texas on Thursday when a man’s body was found inside a closet, authorities said. Officers with the San Antonio Police Department arrived at the scene in response to “a call for a DOA,” police said in a statement. At the address was an apartment building, MySanAntonio.c


Details regarding the transfer of Lake Fannin to Fannin County

Fannin County, Texas -- On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, the President signed into law:. S.47, the �John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act,� which provides authorities related to public land management and other natural resources matters.


Texas House passes bill legalizing lemonade stands run by kids; next stop is Senate

The Texas House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill that would legalize lemonade stands run by children. The bill, sponsored by Republican Rep. Matt Krause, sought to legalize what's typically considered a harmless hobby or fundraiser that kids participate in for fun. Lemonade stands and o


Fannin Co. overpass closed for bridge work

FANNIN COUNTY, Tex. (KXII) - TxDOT released a statement Wednesday announcing the temporary closure of an SH 121 overpass in Fannin County. The overpass at SH 121 and US 82 will be closed Wednesday at 9 p.m. to Thursday at 6 a.m. for bridge work.


P!nk Stops at Buc-ee's During Texas Road Trip

Singer P!nk is in the middle of her 'Beautiful Trauma' Tour and her and the family made a pit stop at Buc-ee's along the way!. The pop star posted on Instagram Thursday morning photos of her and the family inside the Texas-sized travel stop on Instagram.


Abducted Central Texas children were bound with zip ties, duct tape

BELTON, Texas (KWTX) Two Belton children who turned up in Arizona with a truck driver a day after they were reported missing told authorities their hands were bound behind their backs with zip ties and their legs were secured with duct tape, an FBI probable cause affidavit says.


2 mechanics die after being crushed by machinery at North Texas tractor shop

Two North Texas men died Wednesday after being crushed by heavy machinery they were working on at a Cleburne tractor-equipment shop. Vikunt Chand, 46, of Arlington and Robert Goldberg, 77, of Granbury were pronounced dead around 1 p.m.


13th Annual Heritage Day Festival to be held May 4

Bonham, Texas -- Bonham�s annual Heritage Day Festival will be held on Saturday, May 4 around the Downtown Square. There will be some changes this year. A change is being made in the starting time. The festival will not begin until 10:00 a.m. this year. The festival committee is also adding a para


Buried Episode 14: The Constable

The law enforcement officer Carey Mae Parker's family say they contacted in 1991 made enemies of the local police and courts. Howard Parker told his children and grandchildren that he reached out to the Hunt County constable for the area after Carey vanished.


Whitewright charter denied, another charter seeking approval

GRAYSON CO, Tex. (KXII) - Two possible charter schools were looking at moving to Grayson County. One of them has been denied. The Frontier Education Foundation was trying to bring an outdoor-style learning based charter school to Whiteright.


Fannin County Commissioner�s Court: Lake Fannin conveyance celebrated

Fannin County, Texas � The regular meeting of Fannin County Commissioner�s Court began with the call to order and a quorum was established with all members present. Agenda item two was the invocation, which was delivered by Dana Coker of First United Methodist Church.


Bryan Co. man arrested after urinating on elementary school

CALERA, Okla. (KXII) - A Bryan County man was arrested for indecent exposure in a public place in the presence of a child. Calera police say they received 9-1-1 calls on Tuesday that a man, 20-year-old Sean Williams, was attempting to break into the elementary school.


Achille mayor fails to appear for hearing

The mayor of Achille charged last year with burglary and methamphetamine possession failed to appear for a court hearing. According to Bryan County court records, 42-year-old David Shane Northcutt …


Sherman men arrested for possession, evading

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) - Sherman police arrested two men Wednesday morning after a traffic stop. Officers say they pulled over Anthony Reynaert and Vijalon Mask at Texoma Parkway and Peyton for not signaling.


New features in the works at Waterloo Park

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) - New features are in the works at a Denison landmark, more than a million dollars worth of improvements. They are expected to be mostly complete by the end of the year.


One month later, Fannin County woman still missing

LEONARD, Texas -- Last seen more than one month ago, Fannin County investigators continue their search for Helen "Ashley" Hamm. She disappeared from Leonard, Texas. We were told that Hamm's family met with Fannin County Commissioners Tuesday to discuss the case.