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Local businessman donates land to SPCA of East Texas

The SPCA of East Texas gets a big break. A local businessman has donated the future building site for the agency's Animal Services Complex, 60 acres at Grande and Old Noonday Road.

Weekend model trains in Tyler

The Cotton Belt Depot Museum held their annual model railroading show at the harvey convention center in Tyler Sunday, raising money to keep their doors open to the public.

Henderson Spring Fling

Downtown Henderson is growing, with new businesses and renovations up and down main street. So Saturday was a chance for the area to show the rest of East Texas what they may have been missing.

East Texas poverty rates above state average

It is four minutes til closing time at Longview Community Ministries Monday and there is a line outside the door to the food pantry; each person waiting his turn to get a box of food basics.

Fugitive sex offender arrested in Shreveport

NACOGDOCHES — A man wanted by the Nacogdoches Police Department for more than 4 years for failing to register as a sex offender, was finally caught by the U.S. Marhsal Service in Shreveport.

Last words of convicted killer Beunka Adams

HUNSTVILLE — The following are the last words of Beunka Adams, the convicted killer who was executed Thursday evening:

Sheriff candidates discuss plans for office at Diboll political forum

DIBOLL — Fifteen candidates running for city, county, state and federal positions in this year’s elections were present at the Diboll Parent Teacher Student Association candidate forum on Thursday night at H.G.

Nacogdoches insurance agent arrested for drugs

Nacogdoches, TX — A Nacogdoches man turned himself in to police on outstanding warrants Wednesday afternoon after a Nacogdoches Police Department investigation into drug activity.

Longview VFW asks for help

Longview, TX — Longview’s VFW Post 4002 recently won a big battle — just mustering a full slate of officers to serve for the coming year.

Rep. Louie Gohmert calls for EPA administrator’s resignation

Washington — U.S. Congressman Louie Gohmert released this statement in regard to the EPA Region Six Administrator Al Armendariz: