Paying respects

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Hundreds of Little Elm residents waved American flags, held signs and wore blue ribbons as they watched the procession for slain Detective Jerry Walker pass by Monday afternoon on its way to a Plano church.Walker,...

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County leaders sworn to serve

Plenty of heartfelt applause and laughter showered over newly sworn county officials during a brief ceremony New Year’s Day attended by family and friends.

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County leaders sworn to serve

Plenty of heartfelt applause and laughter showered over newly sworn county officials during a brief ceremony New Year’s Day attended by family and friends.

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DRC

County leaders sworn to serve

Plenty of heartfelt applause and laughter showered over newly sworn county officials during a brief ceremony New Year’s Day attended by family and friends.

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