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Indictments and Arrest as of Oct. 31

Indictments and Arrest as of Oct. 31

| October 31, 2022 | Reply

NOTE: An indictment is a formal charge and not an indication of guilt. The Van Alstyne News does not include suspects’ names until or unless they are indicted By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News Indictments The Grayson County Grand Jury recently indicted two area people, one from Van Alstyne and the other […]

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One Indictment and Police Arrests for August

One Indictment and Police Arrests for August

| September 13, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, Scene In Town, for the Van Alstyne News Note:  Names are not used until or unless a suspect is indicted for the offense. Indictment On Aug. 31, the Grayson County Grand Jury indicted Van Alstyne resident Scott Nelson Bass on a charge of accident involving serious bodily injury. The vehicle crash […]

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Assault, family violence results in one arrest

Assault, family violence results in one arrest

| August 31, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, Scene In Town, for the Van Alstyne News Van Alstyne Police received a domestic disturbance call about 5:45 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 30). The incident took place at a home, occupied by at least two members of the same family, in the 700 block of Nash Street Police Lt. Steven Hayslip said […]

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Billy Joe Shaver wudn’t born no yesterday

Billy Joe Shaver wudn’t born no yesterday

| August 19, 2022 | Reply

The late great songwriter was born Aug. 16- in the year 1936. Story by Michael Corcoran, used with permission. Subscribe to Corcoran’s stories and his upcoming book by clicking on the links below. Note: I (Mary Jane Farmer) was an ardent BJS fan, loving his hugs as much as his music and his interviews I […]

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Two vehicle crash July 20

Two vehicle crash July 20

| July 23, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, for Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town, Photos courtesy of Van Alstyne Police A two-vehicle crash Wednesday evening (July 20) caused one car to go up in flames and the driver of the second car to go to jail on numerous felony charges. Van Alstyne Police Lt. Steven Hayslip said the […]

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