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Smith Co. hosts event to help residents recover unclaimed cash

Smith County residents who think — or hope — they might have some money waiting in the state’s Unclaimed Property database can search the list at an event hosted by the Texas Comptroller’s office and Smith County Treasur

NFL to review Adrian Peterson for 'potential discipline'

The NFL announced Thursday it will review Adrian Peterson's status now that he has reached a plea deal after being charged with whipping his son, according to a league spokesman.

GE to invest $60 million in Lufkin operations

 Seeking to improve and sustain its manufacturing capabilities to meet the growing demand for oil and gas production and power transmission equipment, GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) today announced it plans to invest $60 million in expanding

Texas to be clear of Ebola by end of Friday, officials say

 The last person being monitored in connection with the state’s three diagnosed Ebola patients will be cleared from twice-daily monitoring by the end of the day Friday after reaching the 21-day mark, the longest incubation period for

ETX business burns down in large blaze

An Atlanta business was destroyed during a fire Wednesday night. Police said the blaze began at about 11 p.m. The store, Woods Furniture, is located in the 200 block of East Hiram Street.

Crews respond to pipeline fire in Smith County

Crews responded to a pipeline fire in the Flint-Gresham area Thursday morning, according to the Smith County Fire Marshal's Office.

HGTV stars heading to East Texas

Some stars from HGTV's "Property Brothers" are heading to East Texas in December. For more information visit: www.facebook.com/NacogdochesCVB

Perfect pork chops with Sweet Gourmet

John Abler with Sweet Gourmet gives Rachel and Robert a delicious pork chop recipe perfect for the holidays. For more: www.sweetgourmetonline.com

Quilt Festival heads to Jacksonville

There's an event quilt lovers will not want to miss! It's the 2014 Festival of Quilts is coming to Jacksonville. For more details, visit: www.quiltfestjax.com

Time to nominate your business for BBB awards!

Mechele Mills with the Better Business Bureau is starting the nomination process for their 2015 award ceremony, celebrating local businesses.