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New Sentence Hearing Granted for Tiede; Court Orders He Return to Carthage
Carthage author’s new book about Texas gunslingers
Boil notice for Clayton Water Supply lifted
KGAS personality sworn in as Panola County reserve deputy
SPECIAL REPORT: Nugent Family Claims Tiede was Scamming Marjorie


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2014 Carthage Christmas Parade Set For Monday KGAS To Stream Live Video
Posted November 26, 2014
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Carthage, TX- Monday night, the streets of downtown Carthage will be filled with excitement as the 2014 Carthage Christmas Parade makes its way throughout the city.  The weather forecast does call for a slight chance of rain so dress appropriately. … Continue reading


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New Sentence Hearing Granted for Tiede; Court Orders He Return to Carthage
Posted November 26, 2014
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Blake Holland-KGAS News The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has granted a new sentencing trial for convicted murderer, Bernie Tiede. According to the Austin-American Statesman, the court voted 6 to 3 this morning to grant Tiede a new hearing. From … Continue reading


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Carthage author’s new book about Texas gunslingers
Posted November 26, 2014
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By Elaine Etheridge Panola County native and state historian Bill O’Neal has penned another book about Texas. This time, it’s about Texas gunslingers and that’s its name. The book, published by Arcadia, is due out Dec., 8th, but O’Neal gives … Continue reading


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Boil notice for Clayton Water Supply lifted
Posted November 23, 2014
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Elaine Etheridge-KGAS News Clayton Water Supply has lifted the boil order issued earlier for several hundred residents of Panola County due to low water pressure. A notice from Clayton Water Supply says the water tested safe for drinking, cooking and … Continue reading


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KGAS personality sworn in as Panola County reserve deputy
Posted November 21, 2014
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The Panola County Sheriff’s Office held a swearing in ceremony on Nov. 12th for Sheriff Kevin Lake, the constables and deputies. Panola County Judge David Anderson gave the oath. One new deputy was sworn in. KGAS personality Elaine Etheridge was … Continue reading


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SPECIAL REPORT: Nugent Family Claims Tiede was Scamming Marjorie
Posted November 17, 2014
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The family of murdered Carthage widow Marjorie Nugent has released evidence that they believe shows Bernie Tiede had a cover up motive for the 1996 murder. KGAS News Correspondent Blake Holland is delivering a special series on the new evidence, … Continue reading


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160 brave the cold for Carthage Veteran’s Day event
Posted November 12, 2014
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Some 160 citizens attended Tuesday’s Veteran’s Day ceremony at the Veterans Memorial in Carthage. Two-time Texas State Historian Bill O’Neal was the featured speaker. He talked about the many national heroes that are from Texas, including World War II hero … Continue reading


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VOLLEYBALL SCOREBOARD
Posted November 11, 2014
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UPDATES AND PHOTOS FROM BOTH PLAYOFF GAMES WILL BE POSTED HERE CARTHAGE: 1st match lost 25-23….2nd match won 26-24. 3rd 25-23 and 4th match lost 25-15. Great Season Lady Dawgs! 7:45 P.M. BECKVILLE VOLLEYBALL SCORE UPDATE: Beckville wins 1st Match: 25-21 … Continue reading


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Saturday Evening Accident Shuts Down Highway 79 North
Posted November 8, 2014
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VIDEO: Motorcycle operator airlifted after colliding with a parked vehicle on Highway 79 North. One person was airlifted following a major accident on Saturday night. It happened during the six o’clock hour on Highway 79 North near FM 123. KGAS … Continue reading


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Watch / Listen To Game Archives
Posted November 7, 2014
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You can listen to the recorded game archives of each high school football game that is broadcast or streamed on the Hanszen radio stations. You can watch an archived video for Carthage, Henderson & Marshall. It’s free to listen. There … Continue reading


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Bealls cuts ribbon on brand new bigger store in Carthage
Posted November 6, 2014
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The Panola County Chamber of Commerce was on hand for the grand opening of the Bealls location in Carthage on Thursday. Bealls moved from its old location on West Panola to the bigger store located off the Loop where the … Continue reading


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PANOLA COUNTY ELECTION RESULTS
Posted November 4, 2014
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LATEST ELECTION RESULTS: BLAKE HOLLAND-KGAS NEWS BALLOTS CAST-TOTAL 5,786 2,370 EARLY VOTING BALLOTS CAST 3,416 ELECTION DAY BALLOTS CAST UNITED STATES SENATOR JOHN CORNYN (REP) 4,615 VOTES 80.58% DAVID A. ALAMEEL (DEM) 986 VOTES 17.22% REBECCA PADDOCK (LIB) 112 VOTES … Continue reading


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Election day Tuesday voters decide federal, state and local offices
Posted November 3, 2014
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Texas voters will be required to present a photo identification, such as a driver’s license when voting Tuesday on Election Day. There’s one contested race involving Rusk County elected officials: Precinct 5 Justice of the Peace Joe Sorrells takes on … Continue reading


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UPDATE: Nugent Family Releases Checks Allegedly Forged by Bernie
Posted October 29, 2014
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On Tuesday, the family of Marjorie Nugent released checks that they believe were forged by convicted murderer, Bernie Tiede. Listen here…NUGENT CHECKS     ORIGINAL STORY: Nugent Family Requests Unreleased Evidence: Blake Holland-KGAS The family of a murdered Carthage widow … Continue reading


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Woman killed in Panola County crash identified
Posted October 29, 2014
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DPS Troopers in Tyler have released the identity of a woman who was killed in a single vehicle car crash in Panola County Sunday. Trooper Jean Dark tells KGAS News Christy Lynn Moon, 38, of Marshall died at LSU Medical … Continue reading


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Ray Price’s widow inks a deal to show the star’s exhibit in Carthage
Posted October 28, 2014
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Ray Price’s widow, Janie Price, signed an agreement Tuesday to loan the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame her husband’s entire exhibit of costumes and memorabilia. Mrs. Price signed a contract with museum director Tommie Ritter Smith at the TCMHF … Continue reading


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One Person Airlifted Following Major Accident
Posted October 26, 2014
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Blake Holland-KGAS News One female driver was airlifted following a four-vehicle accident on Highway 149. The accident happened shortly after 5 o’clock on Sunday afternoon just past Jimerson-Lipsey Funeral Home. Click here to listen to the latest…https://soundcloud.com/kgasblake/one- woman-airlifted-following-major-accident-kgas Video of … Continue reading


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Two Injured in Cherokee County Plane Crash
Posted October 25, 2014
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Blake Holland-KGAS News The FAA has confirmed that a twin-engine plane went down Saturday afternoon in Cherokee County. The 1980 Amphibious Aircraft made a crash landing on County Road 1314, near Farm to Market Road 768. Four people were on board at the time … Continue reading


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KGAS SPECIAL REPORT: Nugent Family Requests Unreleased Evidence
Posted October 23, 2014
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Nugent Family Requests Unreleased Evidence: Blake Holland-KGAS The family of a murdered Carthage widow is working to release evidence that could send her infamous murderer back to prison.  KGAS News Correspondent Blake Holland reports…  Listen here…https://soundcloud.com/kgasblake/nugent-family-requests-unreleased-evidence Can’t listen on Soundcloud, … Continue reading


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O’Neal Begins Second Term as Texas State Historian
Posted October 22, 2014
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O’Neal Begins Second Term as Texas State Historian: Blake Holland-KGAS Carthage resident Bill O’Neal was sworn in as Texas State Historian this afternoon. KGAS News Correspondent Blake Holland reports… Listen here…https://soundcloud.com/kgasblake/oneal-begins-second-term-as-state-historian


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