05 24 2015

Quinlan council canvasses election

Quinlan council canvasses election, seats winners Goleman, McDaniel, Frazier sworn into two-year terms   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Quinlan election winners were sworn into office May 15 at a special meeting of the Quinlan City [...]

Suspect leads officers on 3-county cycle chase at speeds over 120 mph

Sheriff says Deputy Wilson’s vehicle struck by cycle before it wrecked out By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   A 23-year-old Quinlan man was arrested last week after a high-speed chase on State Highway 276 through three counties. Hunt County [...]

Dogs, horses assist in capture of suspect

Dogs, horses assist in capture of suspect Collin County Sheriff’s warrant division and the Collin County Marshal’s office went to a location off Private Road 2270 to serve four felony warrants, one for aggravated assault with a weapon, [...]

Beams arrivals begin for new bridge

Beams arrivals begin for new bridge Westbound Two-Mile Bridge lane to be closed 8-10 days    By Larry Briscoe Correspondent An operation to deliver, unload and place girders on the new Two-Mile Bridge across Lake Tawakoni got underway [...]

Lake Tawakoni low by only 3.85 feet

Lake Tawakoni low by only 3.85 feet   Recent thunderstorms put Lake Tawakoni back on the rise and filled area creeks and tributaries to overflowing flood levels. The lake elevation increased to a maximum 433.88 reading by 9:45 p.m. April [...]