BRYAN COUNTY, OK--A Bryan County judge sentenced a 21-year-old Denison woman to 4 years in prison, Monday.
In May, a jury recommended the sentence, for Alora Hix, who was found guilty of 1st degree manslaughter.
Hix is accused of luring 19-year-old, former Denison football standout DJ Jones, to Cartwright, Oklahoma, where he was later shot to death.
Hix will receive credit for time served, after being arrested last August.
Posted: 05/07/13 - DURANT, Okla. – Regent Terry Matlock will deliver remarks at Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s Spring Commencement, scheduled for Saturday, May 11, at Paul Laird Field. The ceremony (for all schools) will begin at 10 a.m. A reception will follow at 11:30 a.m. in the Visual & Performing Arts Center. Read More
Posted: 05/06/13 - SHERMAN, TEXAS—Members of the Austin College Class of 2013 are counting down the days until graduation—with both excitement and trepidation. Austin College President Marjorie Hass will present diplomas to more than 340 bachelor’s degree candidates and 18 Master of Arts in Teaching degree candidates who will take part in graduation events May 18 and 19 on campus. Read More