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Shooting in Malta Sunday night

Bowie County deputies were dispatched to a shooting in the 900 block of County Road 4106 in western Bowie County on Sunday, May 21 around 11:54 pm. When they arrived they spoke with Nicholas Paul while Life Net personnel provided medical attention to a gunshot victim. Mr. Paul told deputies that Rodney Clay Peters was his best friend and roommate. On this evening Mr. Peters had been acting “crazy” and was carrying his rifle around with him. Mr. Peters then went to Mr. Paul’s bedroom and pointed the rifle at him. Mr. Paul grabbed a handgun that was next to his bed and fired at the victim to protect his life. Mr. Peters fell to the ground and Mr. Paul called 911. Mr. Paul then performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation on Mr.
Mon
22
May
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Shooting in Malta Sunday night

Bowie County deputies were dispatched to a shooting in the 900 block of County Road 4106 DeKalb, Texas on Sunday, May 21 around 11:54 pm. When they arrived they spoke with Nicholas Paul while Life Net personnel provided medical attention to a gunshot victim. Mr. Paul told deputies that Rodney Clay Peters was his best friend and roommate. On this evening Mr. Peters had been acting “crazy” and was carrying his rifle around with him. Mr. Peters then went to Mr. Paul’s bedroom and pointed the rifle at him. Mr. Paul grabbed a handgun that was next to his bed and fired at the victim to protect his life. Mr. Peters fell to the ground and Mr. Paul called 911. Mr. Paul then performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation on Mr.
Wed
10
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New reporter joins Tribune family

The Tribune welcomes our newest reporter, Heather Russell. Heather has been on the ground the last couple of weeks writing stories and covering events for the Tribune and we thought it was time to introduce her to all of you. Heather replaces former reporter Allyson Pebsworth who resigned to pursue a career in her degree field as Health Educator for the Paris Lamar County Health District.

Heather recently moved back home to Bowie County after living for 13 years in the Naples area.  She is a 1997 graduate of DeKalb High School, and has spent the last 5 years working in home health. She and her two sons, J.D. and Jack, are members of Tapp Memorial Methodist Church. 

Heather says she is extremely excited to begin this new chapter as part of the Tribune family.

Wed
10
May
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Fire destroys home in Simms

Couple sent to Plano Burn Center with serious injuries

 

By Heather Russell

Staff Reporter

 

At 5:58 a.m. this morning, Wednesday, May 10, 2017,  emergency personnel with Simms VFD, New Boston VFD, Bowie County Sheriff’s Office, and Bowie County Fire Marshals responded to an explosion and structure fire on FM 561 in Simms, near the intersection of FM 561 and FM 990.  Neighbors reported hearing an explosion, then seeing the home of Sue and Jules Martinez of Simms engulfed in flames. 

Fri
05
May
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Maud voters to decide on liquor sales this weekend

By Heather Russell
Staff Reporter

Fri
05
May
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DeKalb City Council vote this Saturday

By Heather Russell
Staff Reporter

Sat
29
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Highway project in DeKalb to begin in June

A section of US 259 near DeKalb will be widened and receive new riding surface during the coming year according to plans approved in April by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

Wed
26
Apr
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New Boston ISD hires new teachers

By Kenny Mitchell

Publisher

In a special called meeting of the New Boston Independent School District Board of Directors, the Board voted to approve contracts for new staff at district schools. Not present for the vote were Board members Lynn Davis and Robert Carr.

Approved this morning were teacher/coaches Matthew Johnson and Dillon Surratt, Rachel Wyatt as a teacher at Oakview, Ashley Cobb as a Special Education teacher at Crestview, and Kimberly Smith and Dedre Vance as teachers at Crestview.

Tue
25
Apr
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Street project plans to upgrade four miles inside DeKalb city limits

By Kenny Mitchell
Publisher

Sun
23
Apr
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Suspect arrested in Redwater manhunt

By Kenny Mitchell

Publisher

The suspect in a massive manhunt in Redwater today has been arrested and taken into custody by the Bowie County Sheriff's Office.

Dakoda Dodd, 21, was spotted by a helicopter and apprehended shortly after.

Dodd is reported to have beaten his own mother, who has been airlifted to a Little Rock Hospital.

The Tribune will have the full story in the Wednesday, April 26, edition.

See expanded coverage today at http://texarkanafyi.com/subject-sunday-manhunt-redwater-area-police-custody/

 

 

 

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