03 07 2015

Police chief expected back on duty

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent West Tawakoni Chief of Police Brandon Kilpatrick was expected to return to duty after the city council voted Tuesday night to take no action in connection with a Jan. 13 police incident. The council voted 4-1 to [...]

Fire destroys couples new trailer

A fire during the early morning hours Feb. 2 destroyed the newly bought trailer of a young couple on Sundown Drive between Horizon and Johnson off Hwy. 276 in West Tawakoni. The man, who declined to give his name, said the couple had purchased [...]

Greenville police seek public’s help in locating murder suspect

The Greenville Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in a double murder. The department issued the following statement. “At approximately 3 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, two men were murdered outside [...]

High winds blamed for lengthy construction delay

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent How to get 150-foot long beams to and through West Tawakoni to the Two-Mile Bridge and move them into place are challenges confronting engineers. Local officials, Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and [...]

Young boy dies after fire

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent A two-year-old boy died Saturday afternoon in a Dallas hospital where he was taken after fire on Wednesday destroyed his family’s travel trailer on County Road 3623. He and his mother and sister were flown by [...]