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Bill Baker, Korean War POW and advocate for veterans, dies at 82

Special to the Current William E. “Bill” Baker, a Korean War veteran who was held prisoner and became a public speaker and advocate for better treatment of all veterans, died…

Bob Broughton

Bob Broughton, 78, passed away Friday, May 24, in Glen Rose. Graveside service: 11 a.m. Monday in Squaw Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Wiley Funeral Home…

David A. Boyd

KAUFMAN — David A. Boyd, 82, passed away Friday, May 24, in Kaufman. Graveside service: 3 p.m. Tuesday in Squaw Creek Cemetery in Glen Rose. Visitation: Noon to 2 p.m.…

Alan Light, convicted of trying to abduct woman, dies in prison

Alan Light, convicted of trying to abduct woman, dies in prison

[Updated to indicate the cause of death.] By Kathryn Jones Editor Alan Elton Light, the Glen Rose man convicted of attempting to abduct a woman at gunpoint from the Brookshire’s…

Texans turn out to say goodbye to ‘American sniper’ Chris Kyle

Texans turn out to say goodbye to ‘American sniper’ Chris Kyle

By Kathryn Jones Editor The funeral procession for slain Navy SEAL and sniper Chris Kyle left his hometown of Midlothian this morning and by 11 a.m. had reached Temple on…

Thousands pay tribute to Kyle

Thousands pay tribute to Kyle

By Kathryn Jones Editor ARLINGTON — In a stadium that bears the names of football heroes like Tony Dorsett and legendary Dallas Cowboys coach Tom Landry, thousands came from all…

Littlefield remembered as a ‘rock’

Littlefield remembered as a ‘rock’

By Kathryn Jones Editor Chad Littlefield, who was killed alongside retired Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle last Saturday at Rough Creek Lodge’s shooting range near Glen Rose, died with a…

Murray Dehtan, anchor of Glen Rose square farmers’ market, passes away

Murray Dehtan, anchor of Glen Rose square farmers’ market, passes away

By Kathryn Jones Editor One of the anchors of the Glen Rose square’s farmers’ market and a well-known local character has died. Charles “Murray” Dehtan, 89, of Glen Rose, passed…