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Statement from Texas plant owner regarding explosion

Donald Adair, lifelong resident of the community of West, Texas and owner of Adair Grain Inc., today issued the following statement:

How to help the community of West, Texas

For anyone asking questions about how to donate or help West, Texas after the fertilizer explosion.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: John Tyler ISD teacher assaulted by student, knocked out

— A teacher was assaulted by a student today at John Tyler High School. According to an anonymous source at John Tyler ISD, the female teacher was hit twice by a male student and knocked out.

Cherokee Street temporarily closed

Cherokee Street will be closed at Anniversary Drive to Royal Oak Drive for through traffic beginning Monday, April 22, 2013.

Drunk Kilgore woman got into car with child inside, drove into tree

A Kilgore woman was arrested Thursday night after deputies said she climbed in a car with a child in it that she didn’t own and drove it into a tree while drunk.

Boil water notificaton for Jacksonville

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 area to boil their water p

NET RMA Begins Toll Enforcement on Toll 49

Beginning in April, the North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NET RMA), a local government agency, began enforcing the payment of tolls on Toll 49. The enforcement effort follows a major community outreach program aimed at

Boy Scouts proposing to allow gay youth but not gay adults

In February, the Boy Scouts of America embarked on the most comprehensive listening exercise in its history to consider the impact of potential changes to its membership standards policy on the organization and gather perspectives from inside a

Back Workouts with Woodcreek Athletic Club

Candace Harmon, personal trainer with Woodcreek Athletic Club shows us how to workout our backs with a few different workouts.

Tips to reduce paper waste this Earth Day

(StatePoint) Want to go green this Earth Day? One great area to focus on this year is reducing, reusing and recycling the paper waste you generate.