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Mark Alexander hired as Jacksonville boys basketball coach

Jacksonville High School is adding a tenured head coach to their basketball program this year.

Nacogdoches ISD teacher named ATPE Secondary Educator of the Year

Nacogdoches Independent School District teacher Kimberly Cross was honored July 19 with the Association of Texas Professional Educators (ATPE) Secondary Educator of the Year Award.

Phone scam targeting Wood Co. residents

A phone scam has been threatening citizens of Wood County. Sheriff Jim Brown has issued a caution to Wood Co. residents to be aware of a phone scam that is being perpetrated.

CORNYN: 'Texans will not stand for bullying of our state by the Obama Administration'

On Thursday, Attorney General Eric Holder said the Justice Department is opening a new front in the battle for voter protections.

Newest Rangers pitcher beats Yankees

Matt Garza came over from the Cubs just in time. He beat the Yankees at the Ballpark Wednesday night, 3-1. Garza pitched 7.1 innings and gave up no earned runs.

ETX police file for seizure of truck used in the assault of a Constable

Pictured here is a 1994 Chevy Pick Up that was used in the assault of Constable Mark Cole.

ETX police seek 2 burglary suspects

Suspicious burglary activity in Trinity is putting the police department on the look-out for two men.

Smith Co. receives National Association of Counties Achievement Award

Smith County has received the prestigious National Association of Counties Achievement Award for its role in the Tax Trust Neighborhood Revitalization Project (TTNRP); a collaboration of local taxing entities working together to transform neigh

Liberty Hall announces August film series

This August, enjoy Stanley Kubrick films at the City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall. Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and editor.

ETX man arrested for burglary, sexual assault, and possession of drugs

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at 3:45 p.m. officers from Palestine Police Department were called to the scene of a possible burglary in the 100 block of Edna Street.