LeRoy's Tackle And Bait Features 8-Foot Alligator Named "Bill"Wylie is definitely growing, but one shop hasn't changed much over the years -- LeRoy's Tackle and Bait, which sits near Lake Lavon. And shop owner Brenda Grey wouldn't have it any other way.
A Long Road To Improvements On Highway 78Growth near Lake Lavon has meant an often hard-fought battle to improve the main artery through the Wylie area.
Investigation Into Teen’s Death At Local Lake ContinuesRescue crews spent hours searching for a teen who jumped off a train trestle into Lake Lavon and never surfaced. Then search found a body just after midnight.
Search On For Teen Who Jumped Off Bridge Into Lake LavonSources say the missing swimmer is 18 years old and he was with five other friends. He is the only one unaccounted for.
Former NFL Player's Body Believed FoundDivers recovered the body of a man believed to be that of missing former NFL player JaJuan Dawson on Monday night at Lake Lavon in Collin County.
Crews Look For Missing Boater At Lake LavonThe search resumed on Monday for a missing boater at Lake Lavon. The Collin County Sheriff's Department confirmed that they are looking for the body of Jajuan Dawson, a former NFL player.
Several Area Lakes Closed All Summer Due To High Water, DamageEven when the water recedes, major repairs may still be required at lake facilities.
Lake Lavon Slowly Inching Toward An Emergency ReleaseAn emergency water release at Lake Lavon seems likely, yet may not be as imminent as earlier feared.
Potential Lavon Lake Release Prompts More Flood ConcernsThe lake is less than six inches away from an emergency release. That means all of its flood gates would open.
North Texas Flooding Sparks Concerns About Zebra MusselsAnother problem from the record rains and lake flooding North Texans are seeing, is what experts believe will be a wide spread problem with zebra mussel infestation.
Flooding Concerns Continue For DallasMore rain is in the weather forecast on Tuesday, and it continues throughout the rest of the week. All of this rainfall has the City of Dallas making preparations for potential flooding.
Engineers Release Flood Waters From Area Lakes After Weeks Of RainResidents in and around Collin County are being treated to a sight they haven’t seen in years. Lake Lavon is so full, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is releasing water from the lake to reduce flood risks.