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An elderly woman is killed in an early-evening fire

  An elderly woman is dead after a fire took over her home Wednesday. At about 4:40 p.m. on Wednesday, the Greenville Fire Department was dispatched to a  structure fire in the 1800 block of Jones St. Kathy Lucas, public information officer for Greenville said when crews arrived, they found a single-family, wood frame residence fully engulfed in fire. “During the initial size up by the incident commander, crews were made aware that there was likely someone still inside the residence,” Lucas said. “Also, at this same time, the roof began to collapse and it was determined by the on-scene command...

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City cautions residents of low water pressure due to large water leaks

The city of Greenville has issued the following announcement about low water pressure in town due to large water leaks: Due to a series of large water leaks underneath the Hwy 224/Hwy 34 intersection, you will experience low water pressure. Appropriate actions have been taken by city personnel to increase flows and pressure. If it becomes necessary to cut off the water in this specific area, we will notify citizens as soon as possible. Crews will continue to work through the night to remedy this situation. Thank you for your understanding. Click here to read more headlines from local...

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Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive is busted for human trafficking and forcing prostitution

Herman Henry Fox, 35, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being captured Monday afternoon in Kentucky. Fox was wanted for human trafficking and compelling prostitution by force/threat. He was added to the Top Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list in July. Working off investigative information, the U.S. Marshals Service in Kentucky located and apprehended Fox near an apartment building in the city of Murray. The multi-agency investigation that led to Fox’s arrest also included Texas Department of Public Safety Special Agents, Louisiana State Police, Kentucky State Police and the Murray Police Department. Fox is from...

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