J.W.’s News Update:Tuesday June 21, 2011
Good Tuesday, Here are some stories making headlines today:
The city prosecutor in Texarkana Arkansas says Arkansas State Senator Steve Harrelson will not face a criminal charge in connection with a dispute with a man at the home of Harrelson’s ex-wife.
Harrelson had faced possible assualt charges for the May 22 incident in which he allegedly attacked Carey Pessel in the home of Lori Harrelson.
A Texarkana Police report says Harrelson called 911 on May 22nd and said he had been assaulted by Pessel after taking his 6 year old daughter home following a weekend trip. Pessel, Harrelson’s wife and her brother told authorities that Steve Harrelson was the aggressor.
Fewer People purshased previously occupied homes in May, bringin sales down to their lowest level of the year. The National Association of Realtors says home sales sank 3.8% last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.81 million homes, the weakest pace since November of last year.
Congratulations to the Redwater, Texas Crush 10-under softball team which recently won a state championship.