TERRELL, Texas — The Terrell City council will hold its second public hearing of a proposed annexation plan to expand the city's boundaries at its major entrances along Interstate 20, US Highway 80 and State Highway 205 and State Highway 34 to the chagrin of local land owners.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Weather permitting, the left lane of eastbound Interstate 20 from Big Brushy Creek, located east of Talty, to Spur 557 will be closed this Sunday, August 25, 2019, until September 23, 2019, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Nearly 2,500 Trinity Valley Electric Cooperative (TVEC) customers in Kaufman County are among widespread power outages across East Texas. In total, 28,994 TVEC customers are currently experiencing power outages and instances of low voltage or flickering, according to TVEC.
TERRELL, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on State Highway 34 north of Terrell on Wednesday afternoon.
CRANDALL, Texas — The North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD), the city of Crandall and the Gastonia-Scurry SUD (Special Utility District) are urging water users of Crandall and Gastonia-Scurry SUD to limit the use of water following a pipeline break. Currently, there is no impact to wa…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Yesterday, the Kaufman County Commissioner's Court unanimously voted to place two county bond propositions on the November ballot — Proposition A and Proposition B totaling approximately $154.1 million.
TERRELL, Texas — The No. 1 British Flying Training School Museum announces the election of Bill Huthmacher as chairman of its board of directors. Other new officers include Jerry Pearsall, vice chairman; Margaret Briggs, secretary, and Jill Baltz, Treasurer. During the same meeting, the boar…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service (NWS) in Fort Worth, Texas, has issued a Heat Advisory for portions of North Texas, including Kaufman County, for Wednesday and Thursday.
FORNEY, Texas — More than 200 Oncor customers are without power Tuesday afternoon due to a blown transformer and downed lines in the area of the Farm-to-Market (FM) 548 business corridor in Forney.
TERRELL, Texas — The E! Terrell Entertainment Series will raise the curtain on the 2019-2020 season on September 12th with “Sail On – Beach Boys Tribute.” This popular show is just one of seven family entertainment shows sponsored by E! Terrell coming to the Terrell ISD Jamie Foxx Performing…
TERRELL, Texas — 66-year-old Dovie Gunn of Crandall, Texas, was killed after sustaining severe injuries in a motorcycle crash in Terrell on Sunday, according to police.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, TEXAS — Kaufman county residents consumed more than 29 million oxycodone and hydrocodone pills from over 6 years according to a new report released earlier this month by the Washington Post.
FORNEY, Texas — A man was arrested in connection with an overnight shooting in Forney which resulted in another person being critically injured.
CRANDALL, Texas — The Texas Department of Health and Human Services (DSHS) is currently investigating a suspected case of E. coli in a six-month old infant from Crandall who is being treated in a Dallas area hospital.
FORNEY, Texas — UPDATE — HAZMAT crews have deemed a susbstance that prompted the closure of Forney Community Park on Tuesday night as non-hazardous.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service (NWS) in Fort Worth, Texas, has issued a Heat Advisory for portions of North Texas, including Kaufman County, for Tuesday and Wednesday.
KAUFMAN, Texas — UPDATE [July 12] — An applicant requesting a mass gathering permit for the purpose of horse racing has withdrawn the request in light of an equine infectious anemia (EIA) outbreak and quarantine at a nearby property, county officials confirmed Friday.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Police Department is investigating a fiery fatal crash involving an 18-wheeler in the area of westbound U.S. Highway 80 and Pinson Road.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — As of 1 p.m., a semi-trailer hauling chemicals continues to burn on Interstate 20 exit 506 in eastern Kaufman County.
KAUFMAN, Texas — Four year- old Drake Pardo who was removed from his Kemp home by court order on June 20 will remain in Child Protective Service’s custody according to a judge ruling on Tuesday, despite the family’s claim that the removal was “illegal”.
KAUFMAN COUNTY – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is proposing to widen Farm to Market Road (FM) 1641 from FM 548 to FM 148 and FM 548 from FM 1641 to United States (US) 80 in Kaufman County. An open house has been scheduled to present the planned improvements and to receive pu…
KAUFMAN, Texas — The Kaufman Police Department is investigating a fatal crash on eastbound U.S. Highway 175 on Thursday night.
TERRELL, Texas — The Terrell community is mourning the loss of a longtime community volunteer and educator, EP Shaw, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 93.
KAUFMAN, Texas – The eastbound U.S. Highway 175 exit ramp to State Highway 243 will be closed daily through the end of July for repairs.
FORNEY, Texas — A portion of Reeder Road will be closed for several months while crews reconstruct and realign the roadway.
TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. – A 2012 Crandall High School graduate and Crandall, Texas, native in the U.S. Navy supports the nation’s nuclear deterrence mission.
TERRELL, Texas — "Do the right thing, even when no one is looking," — a phrase often quoted by Terrell Police Department's Captain A.D. Sansom.
FORNEY, Texas — UPDATE — The child who was airlifted following a drowning-incident at the Windmill Farms community pool on Saturday has died, according to Precinct 2 Constable Jason Johnson.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service in Fort Worth, Texas, has issued a Heat Advisory until 8 p.m. for Kaufman County, and most of North Texas.
TERRELL, Texas — Terrell Police Department is investigating an armed robbery overnight at the Tiger Mart located on FM 148 near the Interstate 20 interchange.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service in Fort Worth, Texas, has issued a Tornado Watch for most of North Texas, including Kaufman County, until midnight.
KEMP, Texas — Merlin Kay Long Whittington of Kemp has pled guilty to manslaughter in the death of her husband, Hubert Whittington, who was found with a fatal gunshot wound to the face at their Cedar Creek Country Club home last August.
TERRELL, Texas — The Terrell Independent School District board of trustees accepted their superintendent’s recommendation during last night’s regular scheduled board meeting for the proposed termination of Sharraine Williams, the district’s occupational therapist and Spirit Director.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) ordered the quarantine of a facility where a Quarter Horse tested positive for equine infectious anemia (EIA), the Equine Disease Communication Center announced on June 17.
FORNEY, Texas — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold a public hearing on the proposed widening of U.S. Highway 80 from Interstate 30 to FM 460 in Dallas and Kaufman Counties.
KIEL, Germany – U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Griffin Mathes, a native of Kaufman, Texas, is participating in the Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) exercise with 18 other nations.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Visitation and funeral arrangements have been announced for Precinct 4 Constable Chad Jones, who suffered a fatal heart attack on Wednesday while on duty.
FORNEY, Texas — The City of Forney's failure to perform additional required in-home sampling and reporting after copper and lead tests conducted in 2018 exceeded the city's Action Level have prompted a notification from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality warning of high lead and/o…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Kaufman County Precinct 4 Constable Chad Jones died earlier today after suffering a heart attack while on duty.
TERRELL, Texas — Terrell Police Department Captain A.D. Sansom graduated in the 276th Session of the FBI's National Academy last week in Quantico, Virginia.