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Boil water notification for Jacksonville residents

Due to conditions which have occurred recently in the water system, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the system, (Craft-Turney Water Supply) to notify all the customers involved in the repair

Creative Ways to Keep Kids Learning this Summer

(StatePoint) For families, summertime is all about active fun -- from vacations to ballgames, and fireworks to poolside picnics. But being on-the-go can mean lots of downtime in transit and waiting for activities to start.

How to Help New High School Grads Transition into Adulthood

(StatePoint) Transitioning from high school to the next life stage can be a time of excitement for young people, but it can also be a time filled with uncertainty.

How Women Help Each Other Succeed

(StatePoint) Forget the old stereotypes that women need to be cutthroat and competitive to succeed. A new networking trend shows that cooperation is a great way to combat the challenges women face in business.

Lufkin man arrested after being found screaming in a road way

A Lufkin man is arrested after being found screaming in the road way. Early Sunday morning, at 12:30 a.m., Lufkin Police were called the 900 block of Williams Street for a disturbance.

Tyler ISD Bond passes

Tyler Independent School District and the Board of Trustees would like to thank the community for supporting the $160.5 million bond election.

Voting results for May 11th elections

Rusk County: Henderson ISD Bond: (official) For: 73% Against: 27% Rusk Co. Emergency Dist. #1: (unofficial) For: 69% Against: 31% Smith County:

Texas first responder to plead not guilty to pipe bomb charge

An emergency responder to last month's deadly Texas fertilizer plant explosion will plead not guilty to the charge of having possessed materials for a pipe bomb, his lawyer said Saturday.

Statistics Indicate Hunting is Getting Safer in Texas

Hunting accidents and fatalities in Texas continued their long-term decline in 2012, still below three accidents per 100,000 hunters in recent years.

Texas to Receive Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Restoration Funding

Five Texas-based projects totaling about $18 million have been proposed to begin to compensate Texas for lost human use of natural resources resulting from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.