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  1. Woman accused of not stopping rape faces angry grandmother in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... defendant being home the night of the rape. court also heard from the Fairfield ISD Technology Director, a Freestone County Sheriff's Investigator, a teen acquaintance of Brackens, a family friend of the victim, a teen girl who lived with Brackens, ...

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  2. A Failing System And The Children Whom Are Left Battered Emotionally, Mentally, And Physically.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | CNN

    ... my ex fled the state with my son and has basically been hiding my son. I was informed he had returned to freestone county Texas in December of 2013. I had an officer escort me to his residence to retrieve my son with my court order in hand which ...

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  3. Five Persons Sentenced in Connection with Texas Game Warden AssaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Richard Fraser as the passenger. Davenport was arrested two days later in a wooded area near a residence in Freestone County. Later taken into custody at the Limestone County sheriff's office, the 52-year-old Fraser entered guilty pleas to five ...

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  4. Five Persons Sentenced in Connection with Texas Game Warden AssaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | KYTX-TV News

    ... Richard Fraser as the passenger. Davenport was arrested two days later in a wooded area near a residence in Freestone County. Later taken into custody at the Limestone County sheriff's office, the 52-year-old Fraser entered guilty pleas to five ...

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  5. Crockett man accepts plea deal of 20 years in prison for sex assault of 15-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... that Chatman had forced himself on her and had sex with her. The father then reported the crime to the Freestone County Sheriff's Office, who forwarded the report on to the Crockett Police Department. A previous East Texas News story stated that ...

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  6. Rosetta Jackson 'Aunt Rose' DavisRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    ... Willie Anderson, eulogist. Rosetta was born March 30, 1921 to David Jackson Sr. and Lela Henderson in Freestone County. Rosetta grew up and attended public school in the Furney Richardson Community. In July 1941, Rose married June Edward Davis and ...

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  7. Man who sent two game wardens to hospital in chase given 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... ardens were hurt and one was taken to the hospital. Davenport was caught two days later in a wooded area in Freestone County.

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  8. South Carolina woman arrested in 2008 slaying of husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... in Bardwell Lake in Ellis County, police say. More remains were later found at Richland Chambers Lake in Freestone County. U.S. marshals arrested Aiken at her home in South Carolina, where she is being held while she awaits extradition to Ellis ...

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  9. Bryan Police Seeking Woman in Area Fraud CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | KBTX-TV Bryan

    ... would like to talk with the woman about fraud cases in Bryan, College Station and Brenham, along with the Freestone County city of Fairfield, which is north of Leon County. If you have any information regarding the woman in question, you're asked to ...

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  10. Eva Joyce High BakerRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    ... Interment will follow at Grove Island Cemetery in Mexia. Eva Joyce High Baker was born Aug. 15, 1932 in Freestone County, the fifth child born to Austin High Sr. and Minnie Huckaby High. She grew up in Freestone County and attended public school ...

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  11. After Two | 2014 WMX Series UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Transworld

    ... Fitch The second round of the series took place alongside the James Stewart AMA Spring Championship at Freestone County Raceway in Wortham, Texas. Because the track was much more like the outdoor tracks the racers are used to, it welcomed another ...

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  12. College Station - Arrests in Aggravated Robbery caseRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | The Family Badge

    ... in this aggravated robbery and obtain warrants for their arrest. On April 7, 2014 authorities with the Freestone County Sheriff's Department were able to locate and take into custody two individuals on these warrants. Arrested and charged with ...

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  13. Aggravated Robbery ARRESTS 14-000141Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | City of College Station

    ... in this aggravated robbery and obtain warrants for their arrest. On April 7, 2014 authorities with the Freestone County Sheriff's Department were able to locate and take into custody two individuals on these warrants. Arrested and charged with ...

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  14. 3 Arrested for Aggravated Robbery in Drug DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | KBTX-TV Bryan

    ... Devante Dwight Owens, 21, of Teague and Ivan Curtis McWilliams, 23, also of Teague, were arrested by the Freestone County Sheriff's Department on April 7. The third suspect, Levi Markee Jones Carroll, 20, was arrested on an unrelated charge in ...

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  15. Dorothy M. LahrmannRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    Dorothy M. Lahrmann, 79, of Mexia, entered into heaven on March 23, 2014. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, March 26, at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father Benji Magnaye officiating.

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  16. Weldon (W.M.) Moody TidwellRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    ... visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 27, at Wade Funeral Chapel. Weldon was born Aug. 22, 1924 in Freestone County, to Mary Moody and Walter V. Tidwell. He attended Mexia schools before joining the Army Air Corps in World War II. He served from ...

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  17. Dorothy M. LahrmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    Dorothy M. Lahrmann, 79, of Mexia, entered into heaven on March 23, 2014. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, March 26, at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father Benji Magnaye officiating.

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  18. Cecil Bradford 'Deak' WillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    ... pastor, officiating. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Oakwood. Willis was born April 13, 1940 in Freestone County, the second of six children born to Ervin Willis and Arra Mae Washington Willis. Willis grew up in Freestone County and ...

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  19. Motocross: Champions Crowned At James Stewart Spring ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | Cycle News

    The dust has settled and the roost has finally stopped flying at the James Stewart Spring MX Championship at Freestone County Raceway in Wortham, Texas.

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  20. Luminant provides research lake, breeding the biggest bassRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2014 | KETK

    The transformation of the company's Big Brown Mine in Freestone County has gained a lot of attention, particularly with those who like to "wet a hook."

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