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Sherman teen indicted on sexual assault charge

A Sherman teen who was arrested at the Sherman Independent School District’s Alternative Education program back in December for sexual assault was indicted this week. Brandarrious Nickerson, 17, was indicted on aggravated sexual assault of a child and injury to a child charges. The indictment is a formal charge and not an indication of guilt.

Higginbotham talks about the demise of the trial lawyer

Austin College students, alumni and a good portion of the Grayson County Bar Association gathered Friday to hear a keynote address from Patrick Higginbotham, judge of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, which decides federal civil and criminal disputes in Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Higginbotham’s speech opened the 10th annual Dr. Kenneth Street Law Symposium at AC.

Drug charges fill Grayson County indictments

Drug charges filled the latest list of indictments released by the Grayson County District Attorney’s Office. The indictments are a formal charge and are not consider proof of guilt. While there were a number of people who faced charges including assault and injury to children, the majority of the charges involved some sort of drug activity.

Trial details deadly intersection between ‘American Sniper’ and troubled veteran

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — The Rough Creek Lodge and Resort is a remote, 11,000-acre vacation spot where Chris Kyle had helped design the rifle range. It was a place where the Navy SEAL, depicted in the recent movie “American Sniper,” hung out with fellow veterans, some of them struggling to find their places in civilian life. They bonded over a shared passion: shooting.

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