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Durant man arrested after gunshot fired at late night party

Posted: 06/04/2009 - DURANT, OK -- A late night party turned into a dangerous situation early Thursday morning in Durant. Officers were called out to a home in the 1100 block of Oak Ridge Drive after shots were fired. According to reports, the suspect accused, Billy Lowe, allegedly pushed a woman. That was when he was asked to leave the home.

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Carter County to put hazard mitigation plan in place

Updated: 06/04/2009 - CARTER COUNTY – The Federal Emergency Management Agency or FEMA is no stranger to Carter County. FEMA came to town after the deadly tornado in February and again after the devastating wild fires in April. But the agency says the county is missing out on thousands in federal aid.

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U.S. 82 between Sherman & Bells reopens

Updated: 06/03/2009 - GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- Part of a major Texoma highway closed due to a sinkhole earlier this week reopened Wednesday afternoon earlier than expected. U.S. Highway 82 between Sherman and Bells reopened around five o’clock Wednesday afternoon.

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Warrant roundup begins in Grayson Co.

Posted: 06/03/2009 - GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- Authorities are set to be out in full force next month to round up persons with outstanding warrants. Between now and July 1, the Grayson County Collections Supervisor will be sending out reminder notices of unpaid fines and court costs.

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Sherman man, 26, charged with evading arrest

Updated: 06/03/2009 - SHERMAN, TX -- A Sherman man is in jail after running from Grayson County Sheriff’s deputies, but not before injuries he sustained in the chase required a trip to the hospital. Deputies pulled over Gregory Jermaine Jones, 26, just after 10 p.m. Tuesday.

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Storm damages several Durant homes

Updated: 06/03/2009 - DURANT, OK -- Several Durant residents are now picking up what's left of their homes after an early morning storm ravaged parts of the city. According to Bryan County Emergency Management, a possible downburst or straight line winds ripped through Durant around four o’clock this morning.

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Resident says Healdton pot hole more than a road hazard

Updated: 06/04/2009 - HEALDTON – Pot holes are an inconvenience to all drivers. But one particular pot hole in Healdton is more than just a problem for normal traffic. It’s right in front of the city’s hospital and in the path most emergency vehicles have to take and one local driver said it’s already cost him hundreds.

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Art van stops in Sherman

Updated: 06/02/2009 - SHERMAN, TX -- It was definitely a sight to see Tuesday at Austin College. A California man has turned his van into a rolling piece of artwork.

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Donor’s gift gives Ada man second chance at life

Posted: 06/02/2009 - ADA, OK -- Richard Teele of Ada learned he had an aggressive type of cancer and only months to live, but with the help of blood donations and support from family and friends, it’s a story that has a happy ending. Daniel Armbruster has more.

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Former homeless Denison man now a homeowner

Updated: 06/02/2009 - GRAYSON COUNTY,TX -- The Texoma Council of Governments is assisting residents to become homeowners. After years of being homeless, one Denison resident says he is excited to be able to finally have the home he has always wanted. Rita Kotey has the story.

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Grand opening held for new Salvation Army store in downtown Sherman

Updated: 06/02/2009 - SHERMAN, TX -- The Salvation Army held a grand opening of its brand new family store in downtown Sherman on Tuesday morning. City leaders and several mayors of Grayson County cities gathered for the official ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Comments on WIC state plan requested

Posted: 06/02/2009 - Oklahoma state health officials are soliciting comments from individuals regarding the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).

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Drew Young leaves Sherman for Durant

Updated: 06/02/2009 - Sherman head football coach and athletic director Drew Young has resigned to become the athletic director at Durant.

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Sinkhole shuts down US 82 between Sherman, Bells

Updated: 06/02/2009 - GRAYSON COUNTY -- U.S. Highway 82 remains closed in both directions between Sherman and Bells as crews work this week to repair a sinkhole. The pavement began sinking above a gas line that runs underneath the road, TexDOT officials said.

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Sand Bass Festival kicks off

Updated: 06/02/2009 - MADILL – A Texoma favorite and hometown tradition is officially in full swing. Monday marked the kick-off the 34th annual National Sand Bass Festival. Lake Texoma was once known as the king of Sand Bass fishing and although those fish are no longer served up these days, the name and the tradition lives on.

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Alternative energy bill signed by Gov. Henry

Updated: 06/02/2009 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Gov. Brad Henry has signed legislation to encourage motorists to fuel their cars and trucks with compressed natural gas. Henry signed the measure on Monday. It was one of 26 bills - most of them appropriations bills - that were passed by the 2009 Legislature that Henry signed into law.

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Texas lawmakers adjourn, special session likely

Updated: 06/02/2009 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Legislature has adjourned its session without resolving a dispute over the Texas Department of Transportation and $2 billion in road-building bonds.

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More trees would alleviate flooding of Sherman neighborhood, group says

Updated: 06/02/2009 - SHERMAN, TX -- One big issue Monday night at the Sherman city council meeting is a plan that could improve some neighborhoods through what's known as a comprehensive plan. Council members started their meeting about an hour ago. Rita Kotey brings us more on one item on tonight's agenda.

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More layoffs at Terex in Denison

Updated: 06/01/2009 - DENISON, TX -- The Terex Company has announced more layoffs of workers at the company’s Denison facility.

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18-wheelers under extra scrutiny by Oklahoma DPS June 2-4

Posted: 06/01/2009 - Commercial motor vehicles such as 18-wheelers will come under extra scrutiny this week during Roadcheck 2009, a 72-hour intensive inspection program that runs from June 2 through 4 throughout North America.

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Suspect takes plea deal in 28-year-old Paris murder

Updated: 06/01/2009 - LAMAR COUNTY, TX -- One suspect in a 28-year-old murder case in Lamar County plead guilty today in a Paris courtroom and was sentenced to 30 years in prison in exchange for testifying against two other defendants in the upcoming trial.

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Oklahoma DPS offers driver license renewal notices by e-mail

Updated: 06/01/2009 - Do you need a reminder when your driver license is about to expire? The Department of Public Safety has implemented a free e-mail renewal notification system for Oklahomans holding driver licenses and identification cards.

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Durant woman arrested for assaulting police officer

Posted: 06/01/2009 - BRYAN COUNTY, OK – A Durant woman was arrested and charged with assaulting a police officer. Authorities say they were serving a warrant to Ashleigh Joplin when she began cursing, attempted to hit an officer in the face, and then kicked him in the knee.

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SOSU president to resign

Posted: 06/01/2009 - DURANT, OK -- ­ Dr. Michael D. Turner announced today that he will resign his position as president of Southeastern Oklahoma State University, effective June 30, 2009.

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