Polk County Newswire

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  1. Woman arrested in Onalaska PD meth bust identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... an 18-wheeler and ran a red light was identified as Charley Nicole Wright. Wright is still being held in the Polk County jail on a felony charge of manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance between 4 and 200 grams. No bail has been set on ...

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  2. Polk County authorities looking for feed store burglarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The Polk County Sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect.

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... mother. He said when Ryter started walking toward him, he closed his eyes and pulled the trigger. However, the Polk County Sheriff's deputy that obtained the arrest warrant said that Gagnon did not see Ryter hit his mother; he only heard it from the ...

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  4. Livingston PD: Man threatened to shoot relative, wouldn't let girlfriend, her baby leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... a gun, and wouldn't let her or her 2-year-old child leave. Deniro Sharod Haynes is still being held in the Polk County Jail on three felony charges - endangering a child - imminent bodily injury, aggravated assault of a family member with a deadly ...

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  5. Polk Co. pot farmers getting resourcefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office has some much-needed answers, after closing down a pot farm in the southeast corner of Polk County Tuesday.

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  6. Pot farms may be linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    For the second time in two weeks, a large marijuana growing operation has been found in Polk County.

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  7. Another major pot bust in Polk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Click2Houston

    HALL THIS AFTERNOON, MARK BOYLE, KPRC LOCAL 2. THANK YOU, MARK. IN THE MEANTIME, ANOTHER MAJOR POT BUST IN POLK COUNTY.

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  8. Polk Co. authorities locate new pot fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    For the second time in two weeks, Polk County authorities have uncovered a large marijuana field in a heavily wooded area.

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  9. Another huge marijuana farm found in Polk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Chron

    July 28, 2014: A deer hunter stumbled upon a massive marijuana growing operation in Polk County, where authorities uncovered 100,197 plants among 29 fields with an estimated value of $175 million .

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  10. City Council approves Splash Kingdom funding, 4-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... with Mike Love Associates LLC, and Jane Swearingen Leger, with the Provost-Umphrey law firm, have filed suit in Polk County, Texas on behalf of the family of Kenny Morris. Lufkin attorney Mike Love, with Mike Love Associates LLC, and Jane Swearingen ...

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  11. New Pied Piper? Kansas farmer plays trombone for cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... with Mike Love Associates LLC, and Jane Swearingen Leger, with the Provost-Umphrey law firm, have filed suit in Polk County, Texas on behalf of the family of Kenny Morris. Lufkin attorney Mike Love, with Mike Love Associates LLC, and Jane Swearingen ...

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  12. Livingston PD: Woman hit, knocked down store employee after stealing merchandiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... detain her until police arrived on the scene. Samantha Joe Cervantes, of Livingston, is still being held in the Polk County Jail on a second-degree felony robbery charge. Her bail has been set at $20,000. According to a press release, officers with ...

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  13. Lawsuit filed to determine cause of Georgia-Pacific plant explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Lufkin attorney Mike Love, with Mike Love & Associates LLC, and Jane Swearingen Leger, with the Provost-Umphrey law firm, have filed suit in Polk County, Texas on behalf of the family of Kenny Morris.

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  14. Body of missing Montgomery Co. man found near Livingston motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... At that point, the Livingston Police Department, the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Texas EquuuSearch, Polk County Emergency Management, the Livingston Volunteer Fire Department, and other agencies set up a command post and started searching ...

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  15. Polk County deciding fate of seized potRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Lots of folks are weighing in on what to do with the 100,195 marijuana plants that have been discovered in Polk County.

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  16. East Texas pot fields valued at $175MRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    ... operation that used water from a nearby creek to hydrate the marijuana, Chief Deputy Byron Lyons from the Polk County Sheriff's Office told KHOU-TV in Houston. The marijuana discovery in Polk County nearly equaled all such outdoor seizures for all ...

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  17. Those behind massive marijuana operation lived in secret world in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... story on KHOU.com: Polk County deputies recovered 44,000 marijuana plants from a wooded area in Goodrich, Texas on Monday, July 28, 2014. GOODRICH, Texas -- ...

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  18. Sheriff: 44,000 pot plants found in Polk County; search continues...Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... deer lease in Goodrich off Old Highway 35 Saturday when he saw the suspicious plants and alerted authorities. Polk County deputies say they've already recovered 44,000 plants and they haven't even started clearing out 16 additional fields spotted by ...

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  19. More than 100,000 pot plants found in 29 PolkaRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    After two days of working in the searing heat, law enforcement officers and inmates have removed more than 100,000 pot plants from 29 fields in Polk County.

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  20. More marijuana fields discovered in Polk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Click2Houston

    ... WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS ELABORATE ILLEGAL OPERATION. "LOCAL 2" INVESTIGATOR AMY DAVIS IS LIVE IN GOODRICH, POLK COUNTY WITH THE LATEST INFORMATION. Reporter: THAT'S RIGHT. THIS IS HIGHWAY 59 JUST BEHIND ME. ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE FREEWAY HERE ...

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