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Two Buys, Two Dates, One Arrest - Ksst Radio
Two separate purchases of Methamphetamine on two separate dates led to warrants for the arrest of Jackson Blaze Gilreath, 22, of Sulphur Springs. The purchases of approximately 2.6 grams of meth from Gilreath were made by the Special Crimes Unit.
One arrested on sexual assault charge
“It was reported an unknown suspect had assaulted and sexually assaulted the complainant,” said Lt. John Berry, Paris Police Department spokesperson. “Marcus Hawkins, 33, was identified as a person of interest after he later used the victim’s ATM card. Hawkins was located in the 100 block of Pine Bl
Authorities looking for suspect after chase in Commerce
Commerce Police, Texas A&M University-Commerce police, Texas DPS troopers, Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement agencies responded to the incident Saturday evening.
Tyler police responding to major multi-vehicle wreck at East Front, Loop 323
TYLER, Texas (KETK) - The Tyler Police Department is responding to a major wreck at East Front Street and South Southeast Loop 323.The multi-vehicle wreck occurred shortly after 9:00 a.m.KETK has a crew en route and will update this story with the latest information as it's made available.
East Texas high school student arrested after allegedly making threat toward campus
According to Overton ISD, before school Monday morning, OHS principal Cindy Bundrick was informed of a possible threat made by a student last week.
Drug Arrest Made at Coleman Park - Ksst Radio
The odor of Marijuana emitting from the vehicle located in the Coleman Park Soccer Field parking lot led to the arrest of Jessica Joe Farrow, 24, of Sulphur Springs. Farrow admitted to having a blunt and a syringe loaded with methamphetamine. A probable cause search led to a large quantity of empty
Grand jury drops manslaughter charge in fatal accident
The indictment alleged Malone altered, destroyed or concealed evidence of a controlled substance on Sept. 4, 2017.
Mom indicted on corpse abuse charge over dead infant
Flynn remains free on $50,000 bond. Her attorney, Elisha Hollis, declined to comment Monday on the indictment.
USGS: 3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Johnson County
The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 3.5 magnitude earthquake in Johnson County Friday afternoon.The earthquake's center was about 3.5 miles northwest of Venus, Texas around 7:45 p.m.Johnson County Emergency Management said it is investigating the incident and is urging the public to only call 911 t
7 arrested in Canton on various drug charges, endangering a child
According to the Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office, deputies conducted a search warrant for narcotics at the home and arrested Canton natives, Christopher Morgan ,36, David Sahimi, 33 , Angela Addicks, 34, Benjamin Gibson, 65 , Courtney Chilson,37, Lori Klassen, 44, and Grand Saline native, Wendy Jo
ETX woman wants answers after several calves poisoned
In a Facebook post, Aldredge claimed that her parents have had 18 of their calves poisoned over the past four years, and one more died on Thursday.
ET man saves people in Kilgore car wreck
An East Texas truck driver was traveling to Tyler on Texas 31 when someone flagged him down near a Kilgore wreck Thursday morning.As Devoldrick Coleman was getting ready to stop at a convenience store, a man asked him to help save people who were just in a “head-on collision” near Texas 31 and FM 27
SCU, SWAT Execute Warrant at College Street Residence - Ksst Radio
Casey Randle Griffith, 38, of Sulphur Springs, was arrested Wednesday following a Special Crimes Unit investigation in which methamphetamine was sold from Griffith’s College Street residence. During a search of the residence by SCU and the SWAT team, Griffin was found lying down in the front seat of
House explodes in Cunningham with two elderly people inside
Browning said one person was able to get out. The other person, however, is trapped inside the home. Firefighters are fighting the fire and trying to get to the second person now.
Tyler woman dies after house fire, found with burn marks on body
Officials from the Tyler Fire Department are investigating a house fire that started at around 11:30 a.m. Friday on East Second Street that resulted in the death of an elderly woman.According to the department, the woman's caretaker called authorities after she walked into the home and saw smoke.Fou
Three Gilmer High School Students Receive Full Academic Scholarships - Three members of the Class of 2018 at Gilmer High School recently received notice that they have been selected for a prestigious scholarship after competing with students fro...
Ms. Mylah Childress-Cain and Mr. Cameron Gipson were notified they were selected for the Terry Foundation Scholarship. Childress-Cain was one of 13 Scholars at the University of North Texas to receive the Terry Foundation Scholarship and she will receive $21,100 her first year (up to $85,000 over fo
Deputies destroy more than 3K marijuana plants in East Texas
GREENVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities have destroyed more than 3,100 marijuana plants after an East Texas landowner reported finding an illegal campsite with trees cleared and an irrigated pot-growing operation.
Public Notice - Winnsboro ISD - Invitation to Bid - 5/18/2018
Proposals will be received until May 29, 2018 at 2pm CST. Proposals may be hand delivered, emailed to
Lindale family enjoys century plant in bloom
Ronnie and Sue Bridwell pose for a photo with their dog Prissy by their century plant in bloom at their home in Lindale, Texas, on Thursday, May 3, 2018. The Bridwells have had the plant, which only blooms once in its lifetime, for 27 years. (Chelsea Purgahn/Tyler Morning Telegraph)
Body found in ditch after hit-and-run
The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating the incident as a hit-and-run between a pedestrian and a vehicle, said Sgt. Sylvia Jennings, spokeswoman for DPS.