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  1. Pillar Of The Community AwardRead the original story

    Thursday | Hillsboro Reporter

    Kenneth Davis of Itasca received a Pillar of the Community Award at the 10th annual Hill College Boots and Suits Gala that was held Saturday, April 11, in Cleburne. Davis was honored for his lifetime of exemplary and selfless service to both Hill County and Hill College.

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  2. Former HCSO Deputy Indicted By Grand JuryRead the original story

    Thursday | Hillsboro Reporter

    A former deputy with the Hill County Sheriff's Office was recently indicted by the March term of the Hill County grand jury. Alan Markwardt, 59, of Hillsboro was accused of allegedly tampering with or fabricating physical evidence, tampering with government records and theft of property.

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  3. Itasca Resident To Be Honored At GalaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... Henderson Street in Cleburne. Davis is being honored for his lifetime of exemplary and selfless service to both Hill County and Hill College. The perfect model of kindness and humility, Davis' unique ability to understand and relate individually ...

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  4. Charges Filed Against Sheriff, Staff MembersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | Hillsboro Reporter

    The Hill County Sheriff's Office is under temporary new management following the arrest of Sheriff Michael Cox, Chief Deputy Mark Wilson, former Jail Captain Leroy Rodriguez and Jailer Bryan Winget on felony warrants. The quartet was wanted by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement for allegedly tampering with government records and breaching computer security as it pertained to obtaining and administering different forms of licensing.

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  5. North Texas sheriff arrested, accused of licensing irregularitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KXAN-TV Austin

    A North Texas sheriff, his chief deputy and two other deputies are accused of tampering with records and computers after a state investigation of alleged licensing irregularities. Hill County Sheriff Michael Cox, Chief Deputy Mark Wilson, Sheriff's Capt.

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  6. Hill County sheriff, deputy charged in state licensing scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The Hill County sheriff, his chief deputy and two others are facing criminal charges in connection with allegations that they falsified state licensing and jail records. Hill County sheriff, deputy charged in state licensing scandal The Hill County sheriff, his chief deputy and two others are facing criminal charges in connection with allegations that they falsified state licensing and jail records.

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  7. Community Meeting Planned In HillsboroRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... information and serve the citizens of Hillsboro even better than before. Hillsboro, as well as other cities in Hill County, and the county itself, are members of the Heart of Texas Efficient Towns and Counties Co-op. The co-op, which is staffed and ...

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  8. New Market Research Report: CareFlite, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | PR-inside.com

    ... - Key Competitors Section 3 - Company's Recent Developments Jan 20, 2014: CareFlite To Open Helicopter Base in Hill County, Texas Section 4 - Appendix Methodology About GlobalData Contact Us Disclaimer List of Tables CareFlite, Inc., Key Facts ...

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  9. Man's Death Investigated By HCSORead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Hillsboro Reporter

    The death of a 76-year-old Whitney man was investigated by the Hill County Sheriff's Office Saturday, March 21. Authorities were dispatched to a residence on a private road near Whitney regarding a man who was found with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Reports indicated that a .22 caliber rifle was found lying on the man's body.

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  10. Grief Counseling Offered Following Students' DeathsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... March 22) of unrelated circumstances. We extend our heartfelt sympathy to their family and friends. According to Hill County Sheriff's Office reports, the body of the ninth-grade boy was found Saturday evening in a pasture behind a home on HCR 3175 ...

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  11. Rural Central Texas Mail Carrier Charged With Meth PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KWTX

    A Hill County mail carrier was charged with meth possession after deputies investigated complaints that drugs were being sold out of a home. James Bates, 46, was held Thursday in the Hill County Jail charged with possession of a controlled substance/methamphetamine in lieu of a $10,000 bond, jail records showed.

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  12. Nicky from Creepoid jailed in Texas but now freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Brooklynvegan

    ... appreciated. I would like to thank everyone for the overwhelming response on getting me out of jail in Hill County Texas a I am safe and currently back with my amazing bandmates/family. I can't currently comment on what happened, but I do greatly ...

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  13. Wet Winter Weather Problematic For FarmersRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... time frame last year, only 1.88 inches of precipitation had fallen in Hillsboro. The surge of precipitation in Hill County has area lakes more filled than they have been in several years. According to the Water Data for Texas website, Lake Aquilla ...

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  14. Manhunt Ends With CapturesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... morning. When the driver failed to stop, officers pursued and a high-speed chase ensued, continuing into Hill County. The vehicle stopped near Abbott and two men abandoned the car, fleeing on foot into a field near HCR 2302. McLennan County Sheriff ...

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  15. Cracks In Lake Whitney Bluff Prompt New Safety ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | KWTX

    ... the danger. Authorities are monitoring the property but there's little they can do because it's privately owned, Hill County emergency management coordinator Tom Hemrick said. University Mazda Kia is hiring a Service Advisor . This could be your ...

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  16. Widening crack near Texas cliff prompts more worriesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... been drawn to the lake. Authorities have taken steps to inform people of the danger, including installing buoys. Hill County emergency management coordinator Tom Hemrick says authorities are monitoring the property but there's little they can do ...

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  17. 2 arrested after chase, officer-involved shootingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Family Badge

    When a McLennan County sheriff's deputy tried to make a traffic stop on a 2007 blue Cadillac early Wednesday morning, the vehicle fled, said Sheriff Parnell McNamara. The chase eventually stretched into Hill County, pulling in deputies from both sheriff's offices and a Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter.

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  18. Fort Worth Woman Pleads Guilty To Lacy Lakeview Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KWTX

    ... banks in the Killeen area. The just after 4 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2014, police in Hillsboro and deputies from the Hill County Sheriff's Office reported the same woman had been seen inside a bank in Hillsboro. Hillsboro officers, assisted by Hill County ...

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  19. Deputies Capture Suspect After Daylong ManhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    McLennan County Sheriff's Deputies have captured a suspect who had led officers on a day-long chase through both McLennan and Hill counties. Ryan Richards, 30, was taken into custody along a Hill County road near Aquilla just after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  20. Plans Finalized For May City ElectionRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... for interpretation/translation services on election day. A services agreement between the City of Hillsboro and Hill County was reached to lease voting machines for early voting and for use on election day. The total cost was estimated at $2,500. ...

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