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Police Reports, ending 3/13/21

Police Reports, ending 3/13/21

| March 15, 2021 | Reply

Reports compiled by Mary Jane Farmer for Van Alstyne News/Scene In Town Van Alstyne Police answered 366 calls for service in the two-week period ending March 13, according to Police Sgt. Steven Hayslip. These resulted in 11 police reports, seven offense reports, and four arrests, as of Saturday, March 13. There was also one additional  […]

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Texas Rangers honor Charley Pride

Texas Rangers honor Charley Pride

| March 15, 2021 | Reply

Press release from 2911 Media, courtesy photos SURPRISE, Arizona – The Texas Rangers paid tribute to late country legend Charley Pride — the baseball player-turned-trailblazing country singer who also held a part-ownership stake in the MLB team — by naming a field at their spring training complex after him. The Rangers announced the dedication Sunday on Twitter […]

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Highway Construction repairs begin March 14

Highway Construction repairs begin March 14

| March 5, 2021 | Reply

Press release from TxDOT, photo by Mary Jane Farmer Texas Department of Transportation officials announced today (Friday) that full-depth concrete repairs on US Highway 75 in Grayson County are slated to begin on March 14. TxDOT granted the contractor, O. Trevino Construction of Roanoke, Texas, 127 working days, weather permitting, to complete this project valued […]

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Cemetery Association meeting

Cemetery Association meeting

| March 4, 2021 | Reply

The Van Alstyne Cemetery Association will be meeting, in compliance with its own regulations: Details are: March 17, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Scoggins Funeral Home, 637 W Van Alstyne Parkway, in Van Alstyne  

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Van Alstyne ISD board election information

Van Alstyne ISD board election information

| February 28, 2021 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town Van Alstyne ISD’s Board of Trustees has its three elected members returning unopposed to the Board. The fourth, appointee Beau Williams, has also applied for election, and is challenged for the Board seat by Andy Albertini. Documentation provided by ISD’s Lawanna Merriman, administrative assistant, shows […]

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