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County Judge last public speech will be at Lincoln Society on Dec. 12 in #McKinneyTX

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Shannah, Todd say: Go vote! Take a friend


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If you have the nerve to speed or text and swerve, you may be stopped by those who serve #backtheBlue on the highway and county road too


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Cheryl Williams picks up endorsement

Early voting begins next week. Vote for the candidate of your choice. Today’s Local News sponsored by Lincoln Society of Collin County. CollinCountyMagazine.com shares your local news but does not endorse any candidates. For information on local candidates, turn to … Continue reading

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Plano man sentenced to prison; police say he assaulted his mother in her home

Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis announced in McKinney, Texas, that Christopher Dee Acklin, 46, of Plano, was sentenced to 32 years in prison for Injury to the Elderly Causing Serious Bodily Injury with a Deadly Weapon. Authorities said that … Continue reading

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Five places to be cool this week in DFW

You just moved into Collin County, and all you have seen so far is traffic on the tollways. Try these five local places to stay cool or be cool. The Texas Pool Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary Kayak … Continue reading

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Thank you for supporting local shops, restaurants and charities in Collin County

We have seen several long-time national chain restaurants close doors this year and last, mostly in areas with year-after-year Road and bridge construction. Make time to enjoy breakfast at a local restaurant. May we suggest Bill Smith’s Cafe in McKinney … Continue reading

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Collin County Disaster Resource Center open to provide assistance for tornado victims

Friends, I’m overwhelmed by the tremendous and gracious response of our Collin County community, reaching out to those in need from last week’s storms. I want to offer my sincere gratitude to everyone for responding so quickly and generously! Our … Continue reading

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Collin County Election Night Results

Election Summary Report Collin County, TX Primary Election March 4, 2014 Summary For Jurisdiction Wide, All Counters, All Races Early Voting and Election Day Combined Totals 65 of 65 Vote Centers Reporting 03/04/14 23:41:03 Registered Voters 435397 – Cards Cast … Continue reading

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Lone Star Academic Decathlon Team wins State

Frisco ISD high school students brought home thousands of dollars in scholarship money from the Texas Academic Decathlon State Competition. Teams from Centennial, Liberty, Lone Star and Wakeland high schools qualified to compete this past weekend in San Antonio. Each … Continue reading

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