Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
03-02-05 – Fannin County authorities are on the lookout for two men who robbed an elderly woman in her home Wednesday morning. The two men entered the home on highway 78 in Boyd claiming to be repair workers. One of the men distracted the woman while the other stole $750 in cash.
The victim described the suspects as white males in their 60’s dressed in slacks, one wearing a light jacket, the other a dark jacket.
The woman was not injured, but the suspects did cut her phone line.
Deputies are still searching for the two men.