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Police Blotter, May 2, 2024

Police Blotter, May 2, 2024

| May 2, 2024 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town Note: An indictment is a formal charge, and not proof of guilt. Indictment A local woman Van Alstyne Police arrested February 15 went before the Grayson County Grand Jury Wednesday and that group indicted her on multiple counts of Sexual Assault of a […]

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Wine Festival 2024

Wine Festival 2024

| April 29, 2024 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town It blew into town like the winds that accompanied it, the Third Annual Van Alstyne Wine Festival. What didn’t blow in were the heavy rains and thunderstorms that preceded Saturday and which were predicted, although with less chance than the days before, to […]

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Police Blotter, week ending 4.25.24

Police Blotter, week ending 4.25.24

| April 25, 2024 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town. During the past week (during the time this Website was down), Van Alstyne Police jailed two people, both of whom had arrest warrants in place. The first was on April 21, when police were called about a reckless driver, according to Van Alstyne […]

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Police Investigating Construction Material Thefts

Police Investigating Construction Material Thefts

| April 8, 2024 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town Van Alstyne Police made no arrests made this past week, but are investigating another theft of construction material, reported Police Lt. Steven Hayslip. It was about 2 p.m. Friday (April 5, 2024) when officers were dispatched to 1556 Whispering Meadow in regard to […]

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Cornhole Tournament Draws Abundant Crowd

Cornhole Tournament Draws Abundant Crowd

| April 7, 2024 | Reply

 Photos and story by Mary Jane Farmer, many photos at bottom of this story. Van Alstyne’s first cornhole tournament came and went Saturday (April 6) with many happy participants and their happy supporters . Organized by the Van Alstyne Parks & Recreation Department, led by its Event Coordinator Kandi Hessel, the tournament involved 24 teams. […]

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