Body of missing Texas man found in southwest Arkansas bayou
TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) — The body of a missing Texarkana, Texas, man has been found in a submerged vehicle in a bayou in southwest Arkansas.
Arkansas State Police Capt. Brady Gore tells the
Woman pleads guilty to military insurance kickback scheme
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges over a military health insurance kickback scheme that generated more than $10 million in fraudulent prescriptions.
Cody Hiland, the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, said Wednesday ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Ninety-six points were scored in the NCAA Division II championship game Saturday. Two points that weren’t scored made the difference.
Rogan Wells tied the championship record with five touchdown passes and Valdosta State won its fourth national title with a 49-47 ...
Texas Southern hires Clarence McKinney as football coach
HOUSTON (AP) — Texas Southern has hired Arizona assistant Clarence McKinney as its head coach.
A school statement Monday announced the selection of McKinney, who spent this ...
Failed 4th down turns tide in Titans’ 34-17 loss to Texans
HOUSTON (AP) — The Tennessee Titans were down by four with the ball on the 3-yard line in the second quarter Monday night against the Houston Texans when coach Mike Vrabel chose to go for it on fourth-and-inches.
Tight end Luke Stocker took the handoff and was immediately met by Zach ...
CLASS 4A DIVISION I
Big Spring (3-8) vs. Hereford (7-4), 7 p.m. Friday, Plainview
Seminole (7-3) vs. Canyon (10-1), 4 p.m. Friday, Lubbock Cooper
Decatur (5-6) vs. Andrews (8-3), 7 p.m. Friday, Abilene’s Shotwell Stadium
WF Hirschi (9-2) vs. San ...
Funerals set for 2 recently identified Korean War soldiers
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Funeral services are this weekend in Oklahoma for two Korean War soldiers whose remains were recently identified after they died two days apart in what is described as a running battle with North Korean forces during the early stages of the war.
Services will be ...
McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — U.S. military officials have identified the remains of a 20-year-old Texas soldier who went missing in 1950 following a combat operation in South Korea.
Army Pfc. Mathis O. Ball is scheduled to be buried Nov. 18 in the southeastern Oklahoma town of ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Encore Wire Corp. (WIRE) on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $23.7 million.
The McKinney, Texas-based company said it had profit of $1.13 per share.
The copper wire maker posted revenue of $340.7 million in the period.
DALLAS (AP) — A 45-year-old North Texas man is suing the Tom Thumb supermarket chain after allegedly being hit in the head with a wine bottle by an employee.
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Torchmark Corp. (TMK) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $179 million.
On a per-share basis, the McKinney, Texas-based company said it had net income of $1.55. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $1.59 per share.
The results beat Wall ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Independent Bank Group Inc. (IBTX) on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $35.7 million.
The bank, based in McKinney, Texas, said it had earnings of $1.17 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $1.20 per share.
The results met ...
3 charged in fatal shooting of Memphis civic leader
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Three people have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a civic leader and former airline executive in Memphis, Tennessee.
Memphis police said on Twitter late Saturday that 22-year-old McKinney Wright, 18-year-old Quandarius Richardson and a ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — A suburban Dallas man is suing Ezekiel Elliott for at least $1 million in damages, alleging the Dallas Cowboys running back caused him “serious, life-altering injuries” when Elliott’s truck rammed the man’s car.
The lawsuit by Ronnie Barnard Hill of Frisco was filed ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — A kitchen worker at a North Texas jail faces charges after authorities say he sexually harassed and “inappropriately” touched inmates.
Collin County sheriff investigators on Wednesday arrested Kyle Anderson Thomas, a jail worker accused of touching inmates over their ...
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MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Encore Wire Corp. (WIRE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $18.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the McKinney, Texas-based company said it had profit of 86 cents.
The copper wire maker posted revenue of $336.8 million in the period.
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Torchmark Corp. (TMK) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $184 million.
The McKinney, Texas-based company said it had net income of $1.59 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $1.51 per share.
The results surpassed Wall ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Independent Bank Group Inc. (IBTX) on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $29.6 million.
The McKinney, Texas-based bank said it had earnings of $1.02 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.11 per share.
The results did not meet ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — A North Texas man has received five years’ probation after a jury convicted him of criminally negligent homicide in the hot-car death of his infant daughter.
A Collin County jury deliberated more than four hours before finding 35-year-old Michael Thedford guilty in ...
McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — A bikini-clad black teenager who was shoved to the ground by a white Texas police officer has settled a federal lawsuit against him and the city of McKinney for almost $150,000.
The legal guardian of then-15-year-old Dajerria Becton filed a $5 million lawsuit ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Authorities in Texas say a high school was locked down after a student died from a self-inflicted gunshot.
The McKinney Independent School District said Friday that McKinney North High School was placed in lockdown after reports of a gunshot. Police and school ...
Karthik Nemmani, 14, Wins National Spelling Bee
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the Scripps National Spelling Bee (all times local):
Fourteen-year-old Karthik Nemmani of McKinney, Texas, has won the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Karthik spelled the word “koinonia” correctly to become the champion late ...
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Officials of a suburban Dallas school district say they’re concerned that the $69.9 football stadium they are having built is already developing cracks in its concrete.
Dec. 2, 1954 -- April 14, 2018
Mark T. Trotter, 63, of McKinney, Texas, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018.
Memorial Mass is being held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 23, at Divine Mercy Parish St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Schuyler, with Revs. Gerald Gonderinger ...
BECKLEY - At the conclusion of a busy week, Spring Valley’s baseball team got contributions from a couple of unexpected sources.
Freshman Bailey McKinney hit a huge solo home run in the seventh inning, and starting pitcher Justin Harrold - another freshman - did just enough in a 7-5 win ...
BECKLEY — At the conclusion of a busy week, Spring Valley’s baseball team got contributions from a couple of unexpected sources.
Freshman Bailey McKinney hit a huge solo home run in the seventh inning, and starting pitcher Justin Harrold — another freshman — did just enough in a 7-5 win ...
Growing up in Houston, Pamela McKinney was mesmerized by Selena, the musical superstar whose legend has only grown since she was slain by a friend in 1995.
The singer will be on her mind this weekend as McKinney makes her debut at Fiesta de la Flor, Corpus Christi’s fourth annual tribute ...
Concert series opening with performances by Frontier Jazz featuring Jacqui Sutton and HSPVA Jazz Band.
When: 6:30 p.m. Thursday
Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney
The Children’s Museum of Houston presents “Taberareta Yamamaba” in a form of ...
PLANO, Texas (AP) — Authorities in suburban Dallas have arrested a man in connection with a deadly shooting at an apartment complex in which one person was killed and three others were wounded.
Police in Plano say the shooting occurred Thursday morning and described it as an isolated ...
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — The 9-year-old came to her third-grade teacher in tears.
Two weeks ago, she learned her mother is being deported. The plane ticket back to Honduras is dated for March 19.
“I fell apart,” said Barbara McKinney, a teacher at Kellogg Marsh Elementary in ...
Trey McKinney Jones was back with the Mad Ants after the Indiana Pacers didn’t give him a second 10-day contract, and he was in the lineup Sunday in a 126-117 loss to the Austin Spurs in Texas.
McKinney Jones had 10 points, four rebounds and two steals for the Mad Ants.
Jamil Wilson ...
My First Music Lesson
Divisi Strings leads a free, hands-on class that teaches children the basics of music in a family-friendly environment.
When: 2-3 p.m. Thursday
Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney
Dr. Seuss Bus Visit
Walt Lemon Jr. had been a legitimate MVP candidate in the G League this season. Trey McKinney Jones, who had helped the Mad Ants to a championship and another finals, had established himself as one of the league’s top defenders.
Now both are headed to the NBA.
Multiple sources with ...
Lunar New Year WonderWeek
Year of the Dog celebration with interactive activities, including making Cherry Blossom Trees and designing fire lanterns.
When: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Tuesday and Wednesday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday
Where: Children’s ...
Texas doctor prescribed millions of pills during 2 years
MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — A Texas doctor linked to at least six overdose deaths has been sentenced after pleading guilty last year to one count of possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance.
McKinney doctor Randall William Wade was sentenced this week to 10 years in ...
Prep Girls Basketball: Maxwell, Carnes lead Elkton to 47-19 win over New Hope Christian
ELKTON — Hannah Maxwell and Kieryn Carnes led Elkton to a 47-19 Skyline League victory over New Hope Christian on Saturday.
Maxwell had a game-high 20 points for the Elks (17-3, 8-1).
Carnes finished with 10 points, 10 steals, nine rebounds and eight assists against New Hope ...
Ice skating with a live DJ and colored lights.
When: 7-9 p.m. Friday
Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney
Tickets: $17, discoverygreen.com
Open Visitor Days
Families, groups and organizations are welcome to tour the CAF Houston Wing ...
Prep Girls Basketball: Camas Valley stops New Hope Christian with balance, defense
CAMAS VALLEY — Brooklyn Wolfe and Mcihelle Bartlett both scored six points and Camas Valley held New Hope Christian to two or fewer points in two quarters Saturday night as the Hornets earned the 31-13 Skyline League girls basketball victory.
Nine Hornets scored in the game and Camas ...
Prep Girls Basketball: Freshman lead Camas Valley to 30-25 win over New Hope Christian
CAMAS VALLEY — Freshman Hailey Holmgren led Camas Valley to a 30-25 win over New Hope Christian in Tuesday’s Skyline League game.
Holmgren had eight points, 10 rebounds, two blocks and two steals for Camas Valley (5-6, 1-1).
“She played the best game of her young life,” Camas Valley ...
Giant Game Night
A wide range of larger-than-life games, including chess, Jenga, cornhole and Connect Four, are available.
When:6-9 p.m. Thursday
Where:Memorial City Mall, 303 Memorial City Way
Salsa In the Park
Outdoor Latin dance ...
Family fun: Things to do with the kiddos this week
A cat-themed movie night at El Gato Coffeehouse.
When: 6-8 p.m. Friday
Where: 508 Pecore, Suite A
Information: $15-$18; facebook.com/events/532106973806234
Acrobats and contortionists perform along the Avenida downtown.
Cypress Christian won the TAPPS Division III state championship game against McKinney Christian 68-34 Friday afternoon at Midway Panther Stadium.
Both programs were making their first trip to a TAPPS title game.
“It’s special,” Cy Christian coach Jacob Spenn said. “To come out here, ...
Cypress Christian headed to state for first time in school’s history
Cypress Christian is going to the state football championship for the first time in school history.
“To actually get there, to be one of the very few teams still playing in all of the USA it’s just special,” Cy Christian coach Jacob Spenn said.
The Warriors won Friday’s state ...
Reluctant landowners stymie Texas cities’ growth plans
DALLAS (AP) — Shannon and Jason Blake traded life in the booming Dallas suburb of Frisco last year for a farmhouse and 30 acres outside of McKinney, about 10 miles away.
They turned some of the new land into a makeshift running track for their six young kids, who are homeschooled, and they ...
AIKEN, S.C. (AP) — Cassy Bursey and Lisa Sims tell their story of being homeless with children in Aiken County and how one woman was the rock that got them through.
The two local women both say they are thankful to have found some hope for their displaced children, which comes in the form ...
Cassy Bursey and Lisa Sims tell their story of being homeless with children in Aiken County and how one woman was the rock that got them through.
The two local women both say they are thankful to have found some hope for their displaced children, which comes in the form of Sherida Stroman, ...
DALLAS (AP) — Two North Texas men have been sentenced to federal prison over what prosecutors call a more than $6 million diamond investment scheme.
Craig Allen Otteson of McKinney was sentenced Thursday to 10 years behind bars. A federal judge in Dallas sentenced Jay Bruce Heimburger of ...