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Mexicans dig through collapsed buildings as quake kills 225 Video included

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Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumps to 226. More>>

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Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico, heavy flooding reported

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Puerto Rico faces what officials say could be the strongest hurricane to ever hit the U.S. territory as they warned it would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the government to rebuild dozens of communities. More>>

Single parents oppose Okla. child support fee

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"They're going to opt to take it away from the ones that's already struggling, and they really could desperately use the money," single parent Ray Earheart said.

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Take 2: Sherman ISD outlines bond proposal

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"Will it cost more? Sure," Sherman ISD parent Chris Dowd said. "Is it worth it? Absolutely."

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Ardmore cuts crime rate with more patrols

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"We didn't need any more equipment or any more vehicles... we just needed to put more people on the street," Assistant Police Chief Kevin Norris said.

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Sherman police locate suspect in fatal hit-and-run

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The name of the suspect in Saturday morning's accident that killed Frederick Howard has not been released.

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Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

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The president used very strong language in his inaugural address to the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday morning.

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Marshall County deputies find suspected meth lab Video included

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Bond was set Monday at $150,000 for Phillip Moore, who is suspected of operating a meth lab near Kingston.

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Son: Denison stabbing triggered by domestic violence Video included

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"If I had known that was going on, I'd probably be sitting in jail right now, because I would have defended my mother, too," said Daniel Scott, brother of assault suspect Samuel Walker.

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11-year-old boy gets lawn-mowing gig at White House

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The president got what you might call a grassroots display of support at the White House, welcoming an 11-year-old Virginia boy who offered to help cut the lawn. More>>

Sherman utility customers to see new storm water fee

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That new fee could be implemented as soon as November, when water and sewer rates will also be increasing by 3 percent.

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Elegant B&B near Austin College approved Video included

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"We're really excited to bring something historic that is also palatable to people... something you can touch, feel, taste, experience," managing partner Chandler Wible said.

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Thackerville man among 5 dead in pickup crash

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The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says five people in a pickup truck were killed when they crashed into a creek in northeastern Oklahoma.

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Oklahoma education department submits plan for fed review

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State education leaders say Oklahoma's 218-page plan emphasizes the importance of serving individual learners and believing every child, teacher and school can succeed.

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State agency investigates shooting of 2 Oklahoma officers Video included

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The Chickasha officers were wounded Sunday afternoon when they went to a man's home to serve a search warrant and the man opened fire.

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Pro-Trump rally draws hundreds, not thousands to Washington

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Washington has always been a magnet for protests of all stripes, but Saturday's lineup is particularly intriguing. More>>

Sherman festival celebrates the arts, first responders

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The annual Autumn and Arts Fest is Sherman's biggest event of the year, saluting not only the arts, but also America's heroes.

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Ardmore kids get lesson in patriotism

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A presentation was held at the Greater Southwest Historical Museum in Ardmore Saturday to help kids learn about America. 

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Pecans in peril: Webworms to blame

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"These trees are just dying right and left," Freda Standlee said. "It's so sad to watch them die, and no one's doing anything."

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Football: Good for business in small town Texoma Video included

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Crowds mean money for small businesses like The Taste on Main, which opened last spring in downtown Marietta.

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Witness describes inferno after fuel tanker crash Video included

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"It was just totally engulfed in flames," witness Dennis Eakle said. "We could see the cab at first, could not see the driver... and then immediately after that it exploded."

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Character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at age 91

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The shambling, craggy-face performer had a decades-long career that included memorable turns in "Alien," ''Paris, Texas," ''Cool Hand Luke" and many other films and TV shows.

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Oklahoma governor formally calls special session for budget

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Gov. Mary Fallin issued an executive order Friday to convene a special session Sept. 25 to address a $215 million state budget shortfall.

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AT&T postpones Denison gripe session

AT&T said it would be unable to keep a September 20 date with consumers "as a result of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma,"

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Oklahoma to levy fee on many child support payments

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Beginning Oct. 1, the Division of Child Support Services will charge a 3 percent fee up to a maximum of $10 per month.

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Bonham man dies in fiery tanker crash

The accident resulted in the shutdown of Highway 70 near Kingston for hours Thursday night and into Friday morning.

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Teacher of the Month: Ella Burkhalter

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KTEN's Teacher of the Month is Ella Burkhalter at Van Alstyne High School, whose enthusiasm as a biology teacher is reflected in her students.

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College student renews ties to Sherman by volunteering Video included

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"I am just looking for a way to connect back to my roots," freshman student Alexandria Fry said. "That's why I came to Austin College in Sherman."

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Sherman hosts free arts festival on Saturday

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The city tells us this is their biggest event of the year, and the best part is, it's free.

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Oklahoma voters to decide on medical marijuana Video included

Phillip Bardwell said pot could have a place in helping with pain management for a family member.

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Gunter's new 'Meetup Spot' for safer transactions Video included

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The city is opening the public spaces in the parking lot behind City Hall that can be used to conduct Craigslist, eBay or other transactions with strangers.

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Preview: Collinsville, Texas Pioneer Day

Collinsville, on Highway 377, has the welcome mat out for Pioneer Day 2017 on Saturday, September 16. Attractions include live music, food, a bake sale, a fashion show, a parade and vendors. Visit collinsvilletxchamber.org for more information.

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High School Scoreboard: Week 3

High school football scores for the week of Friday, September 15.

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Ardmore man drowns at Lake Murray during family outing Video included

Troopers said 33-year-old Darnell Taylor was swimming at the boat ramp area of Martin's Landing just before 7 p.m. when he went under for several minutes.

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Empty shelves inspire Denison food drive Video included

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Texoma first responders are doing their part to give back to charities that have given so much to the community.

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Pet of the Week Video included

DENISON, TX -- This week we have a sweet little orange tabby kitten. She's about seven weeks old. They say she loves people, is very playful and that she has three brothers that need homes as well. If

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Texas now requires seat belts in new school buses Video included

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Starting September 1, any school buses purchased must have three-point seat belts for all passengers.

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Diesel thieves hit Denison business Video included

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Someone stole the fuel from a storage tank behind the Ruiz Foods plant around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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Madill armed holdup suspect arrested in Ada Video included

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Madill police say they now have one of two suspects in custody in connection with an armed robbery on July 31.

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Human remains discovered in Paris backyard

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"I wouldn't know how to describe it," said Zac Smith, who lives in the neighborhood were bones were found in an overgrown backyard. "It's strange."

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OHP: Ada woman, kids hurt in wreck with texting driver

Investigators said Logan Crosby, 21, was texting when he pulled his truck out in front of a car with two adults and two children.

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Election results: School bond issues win in Silo, Madill

For the first time in 20 years, voters said "yes" to a school bond issue in Silo, and a $19.9 million school bond issue was approved by Madill voters.

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Ardmore school offers free haircuts for first responders

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"We'd really like to take this opportunity to give back to the community," said Jessica Wilkinson of the Paul Mitchell School.

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Mannsville responds to critical state audit

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"We did the best we could with the records that we had," Mannsville Treasurer Shonda Barnes said.

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Warrant: Van Alstyne sub sent 'harmful' photos to student Video included

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A warrant states that 36-year-old Kristen Jackson intentionally sent harmful material to an underage student in June.

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In final act, Denison merchant donates inventory to storm victims Video included

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"I'm losing money, but feel good that I am doing something positive to help someone in need," Marcus Hubbard said.

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Apple unveils 10th anniversary iPhones Video included

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Apple unveiled the iPhone X and two other new smartphones on Tuesday at a new theater named after the company's visionary founder Steve Jobs.

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Mannsville residents have questions about audit

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There was a heated exchange between some of the 60 citizens attending Monday's City Council meeting and their elected representatives.

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Preview: Antlers Deer Festival

Vern Jackson talks with KTEN's Danielle Kernkamp about the 16th annual Antlers Deer Festival and Outdoor Show on October 6-7. Visit deerfestival.com for complete information. More>>

Oklahoma state senator booked on sexual battery charge

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Online jail records show 40-year-old Republican state Sen. Bryce Marlatt was booked Tuesday morning on one felony count of sexual battery.

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Death toll now 9 in Plano gunfire Video included

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Plano police Chief Gregory W. Rushin said that one of the two people hospitalized in the mass shooting on Sunday night has died.

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Pet lover is Florida-bound for Irma relief

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"I've done this since Katrina," Kathy Plant said. "It's just kind of in my blood."

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Stolen SUV suspect nabbed after two-county pursuit Video included

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"When you talk about driving five-plus miles into oncoming traffic with potentially 140 mile-an-hour collisions, it's a very dangerous situation," Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper Hayden Darst said.

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Carter County inmate's death under investigation Video included

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Sheriff Chris Bryant said the inmate, whose name was not released, was alone in his cell when he collapsed on Friday.

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Witten, Elliott lead as Cowboys stifle Giants 19-3 in opener

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Jason Witten scored the only touchdown while breaking the franchise record for yards receiving and the Dallas defense shackled a New York offense missing Odell Beckham Jr. in the Cowboys' 19-3 season-opening victory over the Giants. More>>

Hugo man dies in pickup truck crash

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said 36-year-old Michael Burton was traveling east when his pickup left the highway and then rolled on Sunday night.

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Texoma rancher gathers hay for hungry cattle in Harvey zone

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"You've got a resource, but you're miles apart," Bryan County rancher Will Grote said. "You have to bridge that gap and get those resources to the people in need."

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Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry dies in helicopter crash

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Troy Gentry, one half of the award-winning country music duo Montgomery Gentry, died Friday in a helicopter crash, according to a statement from the band's website. More>>

Fresh new look for Sherman's animal shelter Video included

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"We're real excited to bring in a nice, inviting, and well-lit place for adoptions to occur," Mayor David Plyler said.

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Sherman judge blocks Elliott's 6-game suspension

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Last year's league rushing leader was already cleared to play in the opener against the New York Giants on Sunday night before the ruling by U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant.

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Auditor: Something's amiss in Mannsville Video included

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A report from the Oklahoma State Auditor's office shows money in this Johnston County community has been misused a number of times.

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Teacher of the Month: Deborah Lamb

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Meet Deborah Lamb, a special ed math teacher at Kingston Elementary School in Kingston, Oklahoma, and KTEN's first Teacher of the Month for the 2017-18 school year.

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Blake Shelton's Tishomingo restaurant welcomes first diners

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The downtown restaurant is also a bar and live music venue, which -- as you might expect -- is all things Blake Shelton. 

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Watching from Denison as Irma hits former Caribbean home

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"I left part of my heart in St. Thomas, and it's concerning to see your island home being devastated," Didi Davis-Berry said.

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Valliant woman murdered; ex-boyfriend charged

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Geoffrey Briley, 42, is charged with first degree murder with deliberate intent.

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Vintage steam engine gets new home in Ardmore

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"I'm just proud that I got to watch them move it up here," said Ardmore native Luther Wooley.

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'Soft opening' for Blake Shelton eatery in Tishomingo

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The grand opening is on September 30, but Blake Shelton's Ole Red restaurant in downtown Tishomingo has already started to welcome diners.

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Fiery crash leaves Texas man dead in Love County Video included

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A Whitesboro, Texas, man died after a pickup truck crashed and caught fire in southern Oklahoma near the Texas border on Wednesday afternoon.

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First-run movie theater planned for Denison Video included

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Schulman's Movie Bowl Grille concept is set to be part of a 23-acre retail and office development at the corner of U.S. 75 and Crawford Street.

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Pet of the Week Video included

This week we have a cute little four-and-a-half month old puppy. The staff at the Morton Street Animal Hospital thinks he's a Beagle-Great Dane mix.

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From flooded field to bumper crop

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"It's been quite a trail, but it tuned out really well," Fannin County farmer Arthur Chaney said, surveying his soybean harvest.

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Sherman police ID victim of baseball bat beating Video included

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Investigators said James Dahlem of Farmers Branch died in the Labor Day altercation involving former roommate James Ragland.

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Madill voters to decide $19.9M school bond issue Video included

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Superintendent Jon Tuck said the district's current facilities for band, choir, and art aren't meeting the needs of a growing student population.

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Murder warrant issued for third suspect in Sherman hotel slaying

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Sherman police say Reginald Vernard Campbell Jr., 26, is wanted for his role in the slaying of Brandon Hubert at the Quality Suites on U.S. 75.

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Grand jury declines to indict fired Grayson County fire officials

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Former Fire Marshal Kevin Walton and Assistant Fire Marshal Kerry Price were accused of forging a government document.

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Ezekiel Elliott's suspension upheld (but he'll play on Sunday) Video included

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An arbitrator denied Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott's appeal of a six-game suspension in a domestic violence case Tuesday

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Crowded classrooms drive Silo bond package

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"It's so crucial for Silo," Superintendent Kate McDonald said. "We have hit the boiling point on students."

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Anxiety in Texoma follows DACA decision

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"It's hurting innocent people," said Vicky Sosa, a Grayson College student who is fearful for the future of her family and friends.

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Man faces murder charge after Sherman altercation

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James Ronald Ragland, 68, was booked early Tuesday morning on a murder charge. Bond was set at $500,000.

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Ada employee arrested for shooting at wife's vehicle

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The Pontotoc County Sheriff's Office said Alva Mackey, 63, shot a gun into his wife's vehicle.

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Denison High student wins world powerlifting title

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"I definitely want to break some world records next year," said 17-year-old Kailey Jones. "That's the ultimate goal."

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Hearts for Harvey fills truck in Sherman

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"It's been amazing," said Sherman resident Brittany Dawn. "We've been here for an hour and we've already been filling up like crazy."

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Two dead in watercraft collision near Tulsa

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A man and woman from Sand Springs have been killed after the personal watercraft on which they were riding was struck by a boat on Keystone Lake.

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Soaring fuel prices have an impact at Lake Murray

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"We paid like $2.39 on Friday morning, and by Friday night it was up to $3.99," said David Hughes of Plano, Texas.

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Ardmore firefighters 'fill the boot' for MDA

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Ardmore firefighters blanketed the intersection of Commerce and Broadway on Sunday, taking any donations Ardmoreites could spare.

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Gulf Coast storm: How you can help

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You can make a difference in the lives of the victims of Hurricane Harvey,

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New Denison gallery is realization of dream

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"I had a vision here," said 19-year-old entrepreneur Jenna Zapata.

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Ardmore school board rejects charter school application Video included

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The Board of Education said the proposal for Ardmore Community Academy falls short in a number of areas.

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Texting while driving now illegal in Texas Video included

Drivers found to be in violation of the new law are subject to ticket up to $99 for the first offense.

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Texoma gas stations run low on fuel Video included

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"There is no outage; there is fuel. Each delivery is just taking longer right now," gasoline supplier Douglass Distributing said.

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Grayson County could 'adopt' city in storm's path

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The focus is on long-term help for a community on the Texas Gulf Coast that took a direct hit by Hurricane Harvey.

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Oklahoma AG fires salvo in ECU chapel dispute

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Mike Hunter said a group advocating for removal of religious symbols from Boswell Chapel is wasting its time and money.

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Turner Falls expects big Labor Day crowd Video included

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It's safe to say that spending Labor Day weekend on the Texas Gulf Coast is an option this year.

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Pet of the Week

DENISON, TX -- This week we have a five and a half month old kitten. They say he's very people friendly and very playful. Judging by his size, he's going to be a pretty big boy. He's doesn't have any siblings and

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Grayson County mulls options as state halts inmate intake Video included

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Hurricane Harvey means Texas has no room for new prisoners. That could cause problems hundreds of miles away in Sherman.

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'Texoma Navy' heads to flood disaster zone

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"I don't care how long I have to stay, I'm just gonna go down there and help," volunteer Norman O'Neal said.

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Denison, Durant dispatch help to flood victims

"It just shows that we're all a team, and we work really well together," Denison Fire Department Emergency Response Coordinator Morgan Metcalf said.

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Mannsville teacher helps officer under assault Video included

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"I realized really fast that he needed assistance," Brittany Parker said. The kindergarten teacher ran to the officer's car and radioed for backup.

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2 die in fiery, head-on collision near Tishomingo

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said a southbound car on Highway 377 crossed the center line and slammed into another vehicle.

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Texomans help restore power in Houston

Getting the power back on could take months because of the dangerous working conditions.

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Ardmore crew feeds thousands in storm zone

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"We will be serving meals three times a day off the trucks," said Salvation Army regional director Mike Jestes.

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Trump offers flag-waving optimism in Texas visit

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Here are updates as President Donald J. Trump travels to Texas to get a first-hand look at the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey

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Ratcliffe praises Texoma's 'supporting role' in Harvey relief

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"We feel very blessed that this district hasn't really been impacted," Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-4th District) said Tuesday.

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Harvey update: 11 a.m. Tuesday

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WATCH LIVE: Flooding coverage from Houston

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Watch continuous live coverage of flooding rescue and recovery efforts on the Texas Gulf Coast.

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Gainesville firefighters part of flood rescue drama

The heroics of one member of Gainesville's rescue team were seen worldwide across social media.

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Houston family finds storm shelter in Sherman Video included

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"I want to go home, but I don't want to put my kids in danger," Philip Smith said.

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Donate to Texoma Relief for Houston

KTEN is teaming up with the Salvation Army to help speed relief to residents of the Texas Gulf Coast who have been devastated by Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath.

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Red Cross: How to help Harvey victims

Call 800-RED-CROSS or go to http://redcross.org/donate to help the agency help the victims of the Harvey disaster on the Texas Gulf Coast. More>>

Ardmore Y expansion nearly complete Video included

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The agency will be able to add more programs than ever thanks to a 13,000-square-foot addition to its main building.

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Gas prices spike as Harvey lingers

Refineries across the Gulf Coast have shut down as Hurricane Harvey strikes, and that's having a negative impact on motorists in Texoma.

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New information in Sherman hotel murder case

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According to official documents, three people hatched a plan to rob a hotel after spending the night at a club and a casino.

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First and Ten: 2017 Texas High School Football Preview

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KTEN's Dan Lindblad and Brendan Agans go deep to give you key insights about your favorite Texas high school football teams in this look ahead at the 2017 season.

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Gunfire on Howe highway leaves one dead Video included

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A 21-year-old Houston man was killed by shots that police said could have come from another vehicle.

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Federal judge upholds overhaul of Oklahoma liquor laws

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The law approved in November would let grocery and convenience stores sell wine and beer starting next year.

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Hurricane Harvey: 11am Friday update

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Here's a roundup of the latest information about Hurricane Harvey, now expected to make landfall on the Texas Gulf Coast later Friday.

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3.1 magnitude quake shakes Dallas area

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There were no reports of damage or injuries along the Irving-Dallas border.

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Texoma Red Cross ready to help hurricane victims

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This is a reality American Red Cross volunteer Sharon Sanders has gone through before. And she is prepared to answer the call again.

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Third suspect in Sherman robbery-murder case at large Video included

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Reginald Campbell is the target of a fugitive task force in South Carolina.

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Ardmore offers incentive for downtown makeovers Video included

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"We are excited to make the building more historically accurate," said the owner of Pocket Shop.

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Hurricane Harvey: A 'life-threatening' storm Video included

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Forecasters say this would be the first major hurricane to hit Texas in nine years.

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$759 million Powerball winner quits job

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"The first thing I want to do is just sit back and relax," Mavis L. Wanczyk told reporters.

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Pet of the Week

DENISON, TX -- This week we have a beautiful 4 month old husky puppy.   She has one brown and one blue eye. They say she is very sweet and calm and that she has a brother who is white as well. If you'd

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Federal judge again tosses out Texas voter ID law

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton called the ruling "outrageous."

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Two arrests in Sherman hotel clerk murder

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Police said Karalyn Marie Cross and Nikeya Marquice Grant are facing capital murder charges.

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