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Nacogdoches elementary principal Rachel Johnson dies at 49

Brooks Quinn Jones Elementary school principal Rachel Johnson, 49, passed away Tuesday morning. The 16-year employee of Nacogdoches Independent School District was diagnosed with a serious illness in July.

Temporary restraining order halts TransCanada Keystone Pipeline

A Nacogdoches County judge has granted a temporary restraining order after a local landowner filed suit against them.

Tyler-area fugitive wanted for burglary, assault of ex-girlfriend caught

Flint, Tx — A wanted Flint man has been captured by Smith County deputies and is currently en route to the jail.

Saints players get bounty suspensions lifted

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced Tuesday that he will vacate the player suspensions in the Saints bounty investigation.

Dallas Cowboys players involved in fatal crash were 'like brothers'

Dallas Cowboys teammates Josh Brent and Jerry Brown Jr.

Playoffs bringing high-scoring games

You like defense? Texas high school football teams don't. http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/12/09/4472375/playoff-games-bringing-h....  

Texas Rangers GM, manager praise Michael Young

A longtime veteran is leaving the Rangers. Michael Young is headed to Philadelphia.

Brent comes to Valley Ranch, gets treatment, meets with Garrett, who describes him as 'very distraught'

Josh Brent returned to the Cowboys Monday. He's been charged in the death of teammate and friend Jerry Brown.

Reeling Cowboys facing possible loss of receiver Dez Bryant, who may need season injury surgery

Is Dez done? The receiver from Lufkin might miss the last three games of the season.

ETX authorities warn of dangerous app spreading at local school

East Texas authorities are warning of a new phone app that is gaining popularity with students at local schools.