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Corsicana man named to Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list
The Texas Department of Public Safety recently added Pete Jerry Luna, 48, of Corsicana, to its Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list as of Dec. 10. Anyone who has information leading to his arrest is eligible to earn a $3,000 reward.
Corsicana Police Department City welcomes officer Bland
The Corsicana Police Department’s newest recruit is set to hit the streets in the town she’s called home for most of her life. Officer Alexandra Bland was sworn in Monday morning at Corsicana City Hall. She graduated from the Navarro College Police Academy this year on a Brent Thompson Scholarship.
CISD buys SMART Tag system
The Corsicana Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the purchase of the SmartTAG student transportation system Monday in the amount of $64,078.20. According to its website, the SMART Tag system is designed to ensure authorized ridership and help enhance the safety of students who ut
Council approves sale of surplus items
The Corsicana City Council declared certain property as surplus and authorized City Manager Connie Standridge to execute sale, trade, donate or dispose of said property Monday night at its regular meeting.
Two-vehicle crash leaves four people injured Saturday
A two-vehicle accident left four people injured and shut down traffic for about two hours Saturday night in front of Walmart. Multiple agencies including Corsicana Police and Fire Rescue responded to the crash around 6 p.m. Dec. 8 on West Highway 31.
Wrap up this season: CTWP Copy Center offers new custom gift paper
The holidays are the season most go the extra mile. Whether that is with gifts galore, delicious food, fancy decor or lights all around the house and inflatables in the front yard. Now, something new is in town to even make what you wrap with be extraordinary.
DPS offers reward for Navarro County sex offender
AUSTIN, Texas (KETK) - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Pete Jerry Luna, 52, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward of up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
GC Basketball: Lady Tigers lose district opener 73-44
Brooklyn Thompson had an amazing start to the district season, but it wasn't enough as Corsicana fell to Midlothian 73-44 in the Tiger Gym Tuesday night. Thompson scored 23 points, including 17 in the second half to lead the Lady Tigers. She scored all five of Corsicana's points in the third quarter
$3,000 for information on convicted sex offender
AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety is offering a cash reward of up to $3,000 for information leading to the caption of 52-year-old Pete Jerry Luna. He’s also been added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list.
Letter to the Editor: We don't give a hoot
Mark Archibald told me to write this letter to the Corsicana Daily Sun and I am taking his advice. I am sick to death of Mark insulting all of us Trump voters on the printed pages of your news paper. If he can get his rambling political opinions printed, then I demand equal space in your news paper
Bruce Lee Webb and the Seer of Corsicana
Editor’s Note: This article first appeared on the Texas art website www.glasstire.com. Bruce Lee Webb takes the back roads from Waxahachie to Corsicana. He ventures the road less traveled not only to savor the slow-lane rhythms of rural Texas, the forgotten bridges and buildings that glamorously def
City council to meet Monday
The Corsicana City Council will meet Monday at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers at the Corsicana Government Center, 200 N. 12th St. At that time, there will be discussion regarding certain property being declared as surplus and authorizing City Manager to execute sale, trade, donation or disposal of s
Corsicana drug bust reaches to Metroplex
CORSICANA. TX - Corsicana police say that a tip leading to a local drug arrest ended up leading officers to the Metroplex and further arrests.. It started Monday when members of the Corsicana narcotics unit followed up a complaint in the 1300 block of West 4th Avenue.
Reyes on the rise: Woman overcomes adversity to become musician
Music is something that comes from the inside, it inspires the artist to create and the listener to imagine. Corsicana native Veronica Reyes has been inspiring her peers and her community with her determination for most of her life. Most recently, with her musical and vocal talent.
Code to the future — Corsicana ISD sees results from new tech curriculum
Computing is currently the fastest-growing, highest-paying and largest sector of new jobs in the United States. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that there will be over one million computing job openings by 2022. Computer science is now considered foundational for every child, regardless of c
Police find drugs in child’s bedroom during raid
The arrest of two Corsicana men lead police to a residence in Arlington where they found drugs hidden in a child’s bedroom. The Corsicana Narcotics Unit arrested Hernan Martinez, 24, Monday, Dec. 3 following a narcotics complaint in the 1500 block of W. Fourth Ave.
Temple job fair targets former Little River Healthcare workers
Within two hours more than 180 people had arrived at Monday’s job fair at Olin E. Teague Veterans’ Medical Center to fill out applications and talk to human resource staff about available positions within the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System.
Company that runs local nursing homes files for bankruptcy
A company that owns three nursing homes in Corsicana announced this week it is filing for bankruptcy. Senior Care Centers LLC, based in Dallas, issued a press release Tuesday saying it filed for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
NCSO arrests felon for firearms after stealing Amazon package
Navarro County Patrol Cpt. Jeramy Phillips arrested Brandon R. Kerns, 20, for unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon Wednesday, Dec. 5 after he was caught stealing packages.
Economic Development Group: Downtown tree lighting, Corsicana Bowl both a success
The Navarro County Economic Development Group heard updates Tuesday about last weekend’s festivities including the lighting of the downtown Christmas tree and the Corsicana Bowl.