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Marshall Police Arrest One Man Following Drug Bust
Numerous Scams Targeting ETX Residents
TxDOT Weekly Road Work Report: Panola and Harrison Counties
Animal clinic fire worst loss of animal life in Longview Fire Department’s history
Marshall Police Make Arrest in Garland Capital Murder


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Marshall Police Arrest One Man Following Drug Bust
Posted June 24, 2015
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MPD Media Release: A six week narcotics investigation culminated in a search warrant being executed at a residence in the 2200 block of Grafton St. in Marshall, Texas at approximately 5:45 am on Wednesday, June 24. The investigation began with … Continue reading


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Numerous Scams Targeting ETX Residents
Posted June 24, 2015
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At least half a dozen scams are active in our area, including email scams selling gift cards or claiming a long, lost foreign relative has died and left you a fortune, scams through the mail where a check is sent … Continue reading


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TxDOT Weekly Road Work Report: Panola and Harrison Counties
Posted June 11, 2015
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According to the Texas Department of Transportation, road work will continue next week on several area highways. Below are the scheduled projects for the week of June 14-20, 2015. Panola County SH 149 – From SH 315 to US 59 … Continue reading


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Animal clinic fire worst loss of animal life in Longview Fire Department’s history
Posted June 11, 2015
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By Elaine Etheridge Longview Fire Marshall Johnny Zachary says Tuesday night’s fire that destroyed an animal clinic, killing most of the pets there was the worst loss of animal life in the history of the Longview Fire Department. “Unfortunately, there … Continue reading


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Marshall Police Make Arrest in Garland Capital Murder
Posted June 11, 2015
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On Wednesday at approximately 7:15 pm the Marshall Police Department SWAT Team, in conjunction with the Marshall Police Department Criminal Investigation Bureau and the Marshall Police Department Patrol Bureau, executed a search warrant at 1001 Kahn St., in Marshall, Texas. The … Continue reading


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Marshall PD Arrest One Person on Drug Charges
Posted June 10, 2015
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On Tuesday, a member of the Marshall Police Department traffic unit performed a traffic stop in the 100 Block of Hillcrest Terrace around 7 pm.  During the stop, the driver of the vehicle, Steven Riley Jones, 28 years old, was … Continue reading


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Waskom ISD Police Dept. Holds Active Shooter Training
Posted June 10, 2015
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Waskom ISD Police Department in conjunction with Greenwood Police Department held an active shooter training school recently at WISD. The training involved multiple area agencies including Waskom ISD Police Department, City of Greenwood Police Department, Haughton, La. Police Department, and the … Continue reading


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Fatal Accident Shuts Down I-20 in Harrison County
Posted June 8, 2015
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A car accident at exit 620 on Interstate 20 in Harrison County took the life of a Florida man on Monday morning. According to Justice of the Peace Megan Pinson, Brian Buffalo, 39, and his wife were traveling Eastbound on … Continue reading


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Special Report: Sabine River Exceeds Flood Stage
Posted June 2, 2015
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The flood warning continues today for the Sabine River near Beckville, and according to officials the river is expected to continue to rise through this weekend. Reporter Blake Holland has more in this KGAS Special Report below… *Photos can be … Continue reading


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Marshall Man Killed in Monday Morning Accident
Posted June 2, 2015
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Officials have a identified a Marshall man who was killed in a two-vehicle wreck involving a pickup truck and 18-wheeler on Monday morning. The accident happened on Liberty Church Road in Harrison County. According to DPS, 24-year-old Edward Lee Williams, … Continue reading


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Stolen Bus Chase in Harrison Co. Ends in Louisiana
Posted June 1, 2015
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The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department was involved in a bizarre low speed pursuit last night. “Approximately 11 p.m. officers of the sheriff’s office were given a call from Interstate 20 regarding a school bus that was driving somewhat erratic, Eastbound … Continue reading


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HCSO searching for man wanted on felony forgery warrants
Posted May 29, 2015
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By Elaine Etheridge Harrison County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man wanted on felony warrants for forgery.  The department is searching for Billy Stewart, 38. Authorities say his last known address was in the Longview area. If you have … Continue reading


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Marshall gets three new early warning weather sirens
Posted May 29, 2015
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By Elaine Etheridge The City of Marshall has completed construction and testing of three new early warning weather sirens. Randy Pritchard, deputy emergency management coordinator, says the new sirens will fill in the area that are not adequately covered by … Continue reading


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Authorities Confirms Tornado Sighting in Marshall
Posted May 24, 2015
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A tornado was spotted by Marshall Fire/ EMS personnel at FM 2625 crossing Hwy 59 in a northern direction. Several trees and debris were reported down in that area, and across the city of Marshall. “Damage assessment teams noted damaged … Continue reading


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Marshall Police Warrant Round-Up Picks Up Speed
Posted May 20, 2015
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Marshall Police Chief Jesus “Eddie” Campa  said his police officers were out in full force arresting those in Marshall with active warrants. Patrol officers, along with members of the Marshall Criminal Apprehension Team, are searching for those in Marshall with … Continue reading


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Marshall man in custody for sexually assaulting a child
Posted May 20, 2015
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By Elaine Etheridge A Marshall man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child has been taken into police custody.     Police say Anthony Eric Villarreal, 30, turned himself in Wednesday morning after being last seen April 8th. Police … Continue reading


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Marshall PD Issues Warning About New ‘Street Drug’
Posted May 19, 2015
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Marshall Police Chief Jesus “Eddie” Campa has issued a warning about a new synthetic drug that has made its way into Texas. The drug, known as flakka, initially reported as hitting the streets of Florida, has made its way into … Continue reading


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Marshall Man Rescued From High Flood Waters
Posted May 11, 2015
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Marshall Fire teamed up with Longview Fire’s Swift Water Rescue Team to rescue an unfortunate yet very blessed individual on Monday. “At approximately 6:15 a.m. Marshall Fire was dispatched to an individual trapped in a car submerged in the rising … Continue reading


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Marshall floods wreak havoc on drivers Friday morning
Posted May 8, 2015
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By Elaine Etheridge Many of Marshall’s city roads were impassable Friday morning after flooding overnight, and residents were asked to stay off city streets. According to Marshall police, the intersection of East End Boulevard and Victory Drive was flooded, causing … Continue reading


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Carthage Man Arrested in Harrison Co. Cattle Theft Case
Posted May 8, 2015
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Blake Holland KGAS A fourth suspect has been arrested and charged with third degree felony theft of livestock after helping three other suspects steal twelve head of penned yearling cattle from a Harrison County ranch in September of 2014. All … Continue reading


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