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Police reports ending 5.7.21

Police reports ending 5.7.21

| May 10, 2021 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News/Scene In Town Van Alstyne police have been busy since late April, having made seven felony and misdemeanor arrests and handled other 464 calls for services. These resulted in 20 police reports and 12 offense reports, reported Sgt. Steven Hayslip. Arrest — On April 25, at 7:15 pm, […]

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May 1 Election Results

May 1 Election Results

| May 2, 2021 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News/ Scene In Town Two items on this year’s election ballots met with voter approval, and the third item, for the only contested chair on either the Van Alstyne ISD or the Van Alstyne City Council, came out with voters selecting the (appointed) incumbent on its board. […]

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Texas Bank coming to Van Alstyne and Anna

Texas Bank coming to Van Alstyne and Anna

| April 29, 2021 | 1 Reply

­­ Photos and story by Mary Jane Farmer for Van Alstyne News/Scene In Town It’s not a new sheriff coming to town — it’s a new bank. Texas Bank has purchased, is renovating, and will move into what was originally Landmark Bank, then Simmons Bank. Simmons Bank closed it several months ago because it was, apparently, in […]

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City Council meeting of 4.13.21

City Council meeting of 4.13.21

| April 14, 2021 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town Facing a shorter-than-usual meeting agenda and with two council members not in attendance, the Van Alstyne City Council got quite a lot accomplished at Tuesday night’s regular council meeting. The meeting began at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, with council members Katrina Arsenault, Lee Thomas, […]

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Police Reports ending 4.12.21

Police Reports ending 4.12.21

| April 14, 2021 | Reply

During the period between March 27 and mid-April, Van Alstyne police officers made five arrests, all of which were for either illegal drugs or alcohol abuse; answered 517 calls for service, took 18 police reports and 10 offense reports. During this same time frame, the Grayson County District Attorney’s Office investigated a theft and arrested […]

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