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Bower has new execution date

Grayson County’s longest serving death row inmate has a new execution date. Grayson County District Attorney Joe Brown said Lester Bower’s seventh execution date has been set for June 3, 2015.

Victims recovering after Sunday plane crash

GORDONVILLE — Authorities reported Monday that a Tyler man and his companion who were seriously injured when their small plane crashed in a residential neighborhood five miles north of Gordonville Sunday remained in the hospital in fair condition. Two children also in the plane sustained less severe injuries.

Bells chase ends in arrest

BELLS — Highway 56 was the scene of a short chase Saturday night, when authorities attempted to confront the man behind the wheel of what they say was a stolen vehicle. A Bells police cruiser was damaged when the suspect took flight, eventually ending up in Savoy, where he was apprehended.

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Disabled Sherman woman assaulted; other police report

Assault — Just prior to 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday night, Sherman police responded to a disturbance on the 4800 block of Highgrove Dr. At the scene, the responding officer determined a 24-year-old disabled woman had been assaulted by a 28-year-old man in a domestic disturbance. The suspect was arrested for injury to a disabled person with intentional bodily injury.

For Retz, NTRA was another adventure in a long career

Over the past decade, North Texas Regional Airport — Perrin Field has experienced something of a Renaissance. In recent years, the airport has expanded its influence, generating a $60 million impact on the local economy. Now, in 2015, one of the men involved in this recent growth is saying goodbye.

Wreck near circus injures one

An afternoon wreck on Texoma Pwky. outside of Midway Mall sent one women to the hospital with minor injuries Friday. Police say a white sedan was struck by an SUV while trying to turn across traffic. The driver of the sedan was transported in a neck brace from the scene.

Grayson College to consider tuition

Grayson College Board of Trustee members will start their week off bright and early Monday with an 8:30 meeting to discuss, among other things, the possibility of a tuition increase. The meeting will take place in the Administration Building at the College’s Denison campus.

Gunter Chamber of Commerce banquet a networking celebration

Festivities kicked off at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 26. President of the Gunter Chamber Brandi Cochran said the focus of the chamber is to help all local businesses to expand with the future growth of the community. This year the banquet provided a platform for some of the smaller businesses without a store front an opportunity to showcase the products and services they have to offer.