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County leaders praise retiring bailiff

Grayson County commissioners Tuesday took some time to praise a 32-year-member of the County family as Scott Whitney retired. Whitney has spent most of the recent years of his service to the County has the bailiff of the 59th state District Court.

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.

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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.

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.