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The city got a big legal victory this week when the Dallas Court of Appeals issued a favorable ruling regarding City Hall’s bid to annex land at key transportation gateways to Terrell.

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The city got big legal victory this week when the Dallas Court of Appeals issued a favorable ruling in the municipal government’s bid to annex land at key transportation gateways to Terrell.

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The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Kaufman County since the start of the pandemic reached 2,321 on Aug. 12, including 27 deaths, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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Terrell taxpayers will see the same municipal tax rate as last year under a preliminary budget presented to the council Tuesday night.

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In this era of Internet sales and exchanges, the Terrell Police Department is reminding residents of Terrell that they have a safe place to go to consummate deals made online.

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City utility workers this week installed a new gate valve at East Brin and North Blanche streets and were working to repair a leaking water main that had caused water to pool in a nearby ditch.

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The U.S. Census Bureau has moved up the deadline to respond to the 2020 Census from Oct. 31 to Sept. 30, raising fears of an undercount in Texas.

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A man allegedly was shot by his brother during an argument early the morning of July 28 in the 3000 block of Granite Rock in the Windmill Farms community near Forney, according to the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office.

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Terrell State Hospital had nine active COVID-19 cases and 22 recoveries among patients as of July 27, according to the Texas Health and Human Service Commission (HHSC). The hospital has seven active cases and 31 cleared cases among staff, HHSC reported.

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Shelton Gibbs IV of Terrell will become Kaufman County’s first African-American district judge after he routed fellow Republican Chad Johnson in Tuesday’s GOP runoff election.

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The Kaufman County Commissioner’s Court on Monday mandated the use of face coverings in commercial establishments throughout the county, and the Terrell City Council on Tuesday endorsed the move in response to surging COVID-19 cases locally.

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Kaufman County Commissioner’s Court on Monday unanimously passed an order requiring that all commercial business entities must develop a health and safety policy that requires use of facemasks.

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The Terrell Police Department has experienced its first confirmed positive for Covid 19. The patrol officer displayed no symptoms inside the police facility or any city vehicles, or during any periods on duty, according to a Terrell Police Department news release.

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The Kaufman County Courthouse is closed today, Friday, after two additional employees who work in the courthouse tested positive for COVID 19, the county said in a news release.

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The Food Box program in which boxes of produce were distributed to the public on Friday at the Tanger Outlet Mall and on Saturday at Rafter J Cowboy Church has ended.

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Bingham Industries, a precision manufacturer of ultra-high pressure (UHP) water jet parts, is pulling stakes in Seattle and moving to Terrell. It expects to be operational here around the first of July.

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Bingham Industries, a precision manufacturer of ultra-high pressure (UHP) water jet parts, is pulling stakes in Seattle and moving to Terrell. It expects to be operational here around the first of July.

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Terrell residents will get a final shot at making their views known about the planned rezoning of much of the city’s downtown area during a public hearing that begins at 5:30 p.m. on June 23 at Furlough Middle School, 1351 Colquitt Road.

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The Terrell ISD Board of Trustees on Monday, June 1, approved an expenditure of $350,000 for the purchase of 1,000 Chromebook laptop computers as the school district seeks to expand digital literacy among students.

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The police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the resulting unrest in cities across the nation is on the minds of many here in Terrell, where anguish and outrage has largely been expressed peacefully.

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Fresh produce that might have otherwise been plowed under or left to rot in fields is finding its way to Terrell as part of the USDA’s Farmers to Family’s Food Box program.

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TERRELL – A 48-year-old Wills Point man was taken into custody Wednesday morning after allegedly leading police on a high-speed chase in a stolen pickup, according to the Terrell Police Department.

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Gov. Greg Abbott’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the month, and certain businesses can open up Friday with a reduced amount of customers.

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The Terrell ISD school board on Monday night appointed Reginald Pegram to the seat vacated in March by former Trustee Reginald Williams.

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In expectation of coming actions by President Trump and Gov. Greg Abbott, Kaufman County is forming a taskforce to develop a plan for re-opening non-essential businesses throughout the county, according to the office of County Judge Hal Richards.  

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Terrell High School is planning for graduation to be held on Friday, June 12, Supt. Dr. Georgeanne Warnock told the school board Tuesday.