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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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Police Activity Between March 27-April 1

Police Activity Between March 27-April 1

| April 1, 2024 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, SceneInTown.com NOTE: 4.2.24 — Correction is made on one of the March 31 arrest reports and the updates appear there in bold Van Alstyne Police Lt. Steven Hayslip, public information officer, reported on several arrests and incidents of the past week. Arrest — On March 27, […]

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Police Blotter, 3.26.24

Police Blotter, 3.26.24

| March 26, 2024 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town Sherman Police Lt. Steven Hayslip reported on a Driving While Intoxicated arrest made on March 20. He said that police were called to the drive-through at a fast-food diner on Van Alstyne Parkway. It was about midnight, he said, when they were called […]

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