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Wylie Police blotter

Wylie Police blotter

Wylie Police Department blotter from April 4 – April 10 April 4• 12:43 – Possession of Marijuana, less than 2 ounces – 2000 N. Hwy. 78 • 16:56 – Assault Bodily Injury/Family Member – 1300 E. Oak St. • 18:46 –Found Property – 1800 McMillen Rd.• 20:36 – Possession of a...

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Jericho Village site plan approved by P&Z

Jericho Village site plan approved by P&Z

Two projects are moving forward after receiving approval from Wylie’s Planning & Zoning committee last week. A 9,500 square foot multi-tenant commercial building, 1.62-acre site plan was approved at last week’s P&Z meeting. The property is zoned within the...

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Two people found shot, killed in Josephine

Two people found shot, killed in Josephine

Wylie ISD teacher identified as victim A Wylie ISD teacher and another person were found shot and killed Sunday night in Josephine. Josephine police responded to a home in the 700 block of Mallard Drive after being dispatched shortly after 8 p.m. According to reports,...

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Commissioners oppose firearms to take deer in county

Commissioners oppose firearms to take deer in county

The Collin County Commissioners Court agreed last week to oppose a petition that would allow the use of firearms to harvest deer in Collin County. The petition. which will be heard during a March 24 regular meeting of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, would...

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Send a letter to Santa this Christmas!

Send a letter to Santa this Christmas!

If you’re the parents/guardians of elementary school-age children, the News is collecting Letters to Santa again this year. The letters will be printed in the December 22 edition of The Wylie News. Please print out the attached document, have your child write their...

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Veterans honored

Veterans honored

Wylie High and Wylie East AFJROTC units held their annual Veterans Day program at Wylie Stadium today. Prior to the special program, veterans and their families were invited to attend a pre-event breakfast and reception in the auxiliary gym at Wylie High School. See...

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Veterans Day event

Veterans Day event

The Wylie High and Wylie East AFJROTC units will host the annual Veterans Day program at Wylie Stadium Nov. 11 at 10:40 a.m. Veterans and their families are requested to attend a pre-event reception, held in Wylie High School’s auxiliary gym. The reception begins at 9...

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Why we need a community forum

Why we need a community forum

I am not sure what I expected our country to look like in 2021, but I certainly did not expect it to be so fractured and so bogged down in hate. My oldest son was a year old on September 11, 2001. The wave of patriotism following that day gave me hope for the America...

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Jessie “Sonny” Gibson

Jessie “Sonny” Gibson

Jessie "Sonny" Gibson, 85, lifelong resident of Wylie passed away at his residence on Friday August 6, 2021 with his loving family standing by his bedside. Sonny was born at home in Wylie to parents Jessie Lee and Frieda Odessa (Parker) Gibson. Sonny and his siblings...

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