Donations needed at red kettles in Fannin County
Posted: 7:30 AM - BONHAM,TX---Red kettle donations across Texoma could have a big impact on the Salvation Army in Fannin County.
MELISSA, TEXAS -- Former Melissa mayor David Dorman will plead not guilty to extortion, according to his attorney.
Dorman was indicted by the U.S. Attorney's Office on Thursday.
He's accused of soliciting a $70,000 bribe to annex land from McKinney back in 2007.
The indictment says local real estate broker John Christie paid Dorman to annex land that Christie intended to develop and sell.
A statement from Dallas attorney Barry Sorrells says Dorman has "a long and distinguished history of service to his country and community" and they will "vigorously fight this charge."
Dorman was Melissa's mayor from 1999 to 2009.
He faces up to 20 years in federal prison.
We'll continue to follow this story and bring you the latest details in the case.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.