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Caught Using Deceased Persons Credit Card

In the early hours of May 25, 2017, officers responded to the 3700 block of NE Loop 286 in regards to a fraud. Officers were told that Kevin Kenemore had rented a room at that location using the credit card of a deceased person. Kenemore was later located in the room and was placed under arrest for credit/debit card abuse. During the course of the investigation, officers found that Landon Sain was also likely involved. Officers located Sain nearby and he was found to be in possession of the credit card belonging to the deceased person and property gained from using the...

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State Troopers on the Lookout this Weekend

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will join law enforcement efforts across the state during the Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe. From Friday, May 26, through Monday, May 29, DPS Troopers will be on the lookout for intoxicated drivers, and drivers violating speed limit, seat belt and other traffic laws. “As we honor those who gave their lives to protect and serve our country, we are asking all drivers to help us prevent senseless tragedies on the roadways this holiday weekend,” said DPS Director Steven McCraw. “Drive sober, wear your seat belt, slow down,...

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Richard Hunger Allen, Sr.

  Richard Hunger Allen, Sr, age 72 of Savoy, died on FridayMay 19, 2017 at Texoma Medical Center in Denison.  Graveside Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, May 22, 2017 in Highland Cemetery of Deport.  Wood Funeral Homes has charge of the arrangements.  The Family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home on Monday. He was born on June 25, 1944 in Blossom, Texas the son ofAlvin and Lillie Fay Oglesby Allen.  Hewas a TV Repairman, operating Allen’s TV Repair in Quinlan for a number ofyears. He is survived by his children:  Sherri Lynne Moorehead...

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Local Advocate, Stan McKee, Receives Grassroots MVP Award

Stan McKee, Texas A&M University – Commerce Alumni and Sr. Manager for Customer Relations at Oncor, was recently honored by the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) during an award ceremony at the 2017 NACHC Policy and Issues Forum in Washington, D.C. In attendance was McKee’s wife Emma, who also graduated from Texas A&M University – Commerce. McKee was awarded for his outstanding contributions as a health center advocate, supporting Community Health Service Agency, Inc. (CHSA), a non-profit community health center that serves five counties in the Northeast Texas: Hunt, Kaufman, Fannin, Collin and Delta Counties. As Vice...

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New Scam Alert for Lamar County

The Paris Police Department recently shared that a new scam has made its way into the Lamar County area. This morning a male came t0 the police department with a sticker that had been placed on his vehicle during the night at an address in SE Paris. The orange sticker resembles the 48-hour notification of tow sticker, but the printed portion shows to be from the Dallas County of Investigations with phone number 214-491-5761. Calling the number routes you to “General Investigation” and request that you record your name to be sent to the voicemail box for a detective. Paris...

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