Local News in Hardin County, Texas
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History on loan
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 08:22:29 -0700
A slice of Texas history is being preserved for future generations with the help of the Corsicana Public Library. The original 1870 indictment of John Wesley Hardin for attempted murder was placed in the Corsicana Public Library by the Navarro County District Clerk Josh Tackett Thursday, in honor of Texas History Month.
Local night life is where you find it
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:54:31 -0800
Several locations host fundraisers for people with cancer or who have been in accidents, or to help children's groups raise funds and support local organizations. Billingsley said they recently hosted a cookoff competition that in a two-day period brought in 1,000 people. Since opening, he said, Honky Tonk Texas has helped raise more than half a million dollars for charities. There's karaoke ...
Dozens of dogs, cats seized from residence
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 00:33:19 -0800
Dozens of animals were seized Wednesday from a residence near Royse City, after they were allegedly discovered living in crates inside the home.
Babin, Streusand in runoff for District 36 nomination
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:03:10 -0800
Twelve candidates entered the Republican primary Tuesday night, March 4, vying to succeed Steve Stockman in Congressional District 36, and when the polls closed two — Brian Babin and Ben Streusand — w
No spike in 'Big 7' crimes in the county
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:07:41 -0800
Law enforcement agencies are required to submit the data to the Texas Department of Public Safety annually for homicide, forcible rape, robbery, assault, burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall last year, the department cleared 134 assault offenses, 15 forcible sex offenses, 80 burglaries, 320 thefts, 13 motor vehicle thefts and 7 robberies. The rural areas of Hardin County saw two ...
Babin, Streusand in runoff for Congressional District 36 nomination
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:06:30 -0800
Twelve candidates entered the Republican primary Tuesday night vying to succeed Steve Stockman in Congressional District 36, and when the polls closed two -- Brian Babin and Ben Streusand -- were left
Re-freeze expected overnight on roads in SE Oklahoma
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:50:40 -0800
BRYAN COUNTY -- Plenty of sunshine melted much of the ice on roads across southeastern Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Department of Transportation says crews have been out since Sunday morning pre-treating roads. Since
High-profile attorney joins CPRIT case
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:46:41 -0800
A high-profile attorney is stepping into the criminal case surrounding the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. Houston Attorney Rusty Hardin will now be representing Jerald Cobbs. Our political reporter Karina Kling was in court Tuesday and has the latest.
Kingwood piano student qualifies for state competition
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:22:45 -0800
Kingwood resident Mason Lee Harrison Grayson, son of John and Teresa Grayson, has qualified to participate in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools state piano competition to be held
Metcalf will bring fresh face, ideas to Austin as state rep
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 21:23:32 -0800
In 2006, an eighth-generation Montgomery County resident made his second bid for state representative and won.