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NISD hosts combined campus UIL contest

Nacogdoches elementary schools joined together for friendly competition as 126 students participated in the annual Nacogdoches ISD Elementary UIL Contest held at Stephen F. Austin State University on Thursday, May 16, and Friday, May 17.

UPDATE: Longview boy drowns in neighbor's pool

UPDATE: The Gregg County Sheriffs Office is still investigating the death of a two year old child in a residential swimming pool. On Sunday, May 26th at about 8:30 AM, deputies responded to the call on Mosely Circle North.

Perry calls special legislative session

With the ink barely dry on the bills passed during the 83rd Legislature's regular session, Gov.

Man threatens woman with hammer during robbery

Nacogdoches Police are searching for a man following an aggravated robbery early Tuesday morning. It happened at a duplex on the 2200 block of Lola St. just before 1:30 am.

Plane makes emergency landing after mechanical failure

Smith County officials are on scene of an unscheduled plane landing near CR 2191 between Whitehouse and Tyler near Loop 49. The pilot had mechanical problems and landed in a freshly cut pasture.

Nacogdoches man arrested for burglary, choking ex-girlfriend, threatening with pit bull attack

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office has arrested a Nacogdoches man after he broke into his ex-girlfriend residence and threatened her with a knife.

BREAKING: 1 arrested for durnk driving, car roll-over near Lake Tyler

UPDATE (1:07 p.m.): One person has been arrested after Smith County officials responded to a roll-over near Lake Tyler.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints thanks citizens for support to Moore

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints would like to thank everyone for their support.

Tips to Avoid Injuries While Gardening

(StatePoint) For many people, gardening is one of life’s greatest joys. But exercising your green thumb carries some risk.

How to Save Money on Lawn Care

(StatePoint) There’s no doubt that Americans spend a fortune on lawn care annually. But you can trim your costs without sacrificing your beautiful yard.