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Willie Nelson to play in Lufkin

According to protix.com, Willie nelson will perform April 19 at the Angelina County Expo Center in Lufkin.

Annual Smith County wide cleanup extended through March 10

smith county — Citizens have two more weeks to take advantage of the annual Smith County Wide Cleanup Event.

Turtle Island Quartet performs in Tyler

On Sunday night, the Liberty Hall Theater in Tyler welcomed Grammy winning artists Turtle Island Orchestra as they performed some Jimi Hendrix's famous tunes.

Give Kids a Smile Day

It is Give Kids a Smile Day, and the St. Paul's Dental Clinic in Tyler was filled with patients looking to get some relief from untreated tooth pain This is the program's tenth year in a row to offer these free services.

New Program to help Young Breast Cancer Survivors in East Texas

Komen released the following statement in regards to a new program helping young breast cancer survivors:

Officials identify body found in Red River as missing ETX boater

LOUISIANA — The body has been positively identified as the missing boater, 63-year old Dan Stanley of Bivins, Tx, who vanished two weeks ago at the same marina..

Tyler doctor disciplined for issuing unlicensed prescriptions

TYLER — The Texas State Medical Board found that Dr. R.

Rep. Gohmert releases statment on USPS decision to move ETX plants

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service announced yesterday the consolidation of mail processing plants across the nation. Both the Tyler and Lufkin operations will be moved out of town.

3 arrested after crime spree in Diboll

DIBOLL — A screwdriver-wielding robber and his two accomplices were brought down by a Diboll homeowner who had enough Tuesday evening.

Douglass student stabbed returning from field trip

Nacogdoches County — One East Texas student was injured after a knife was allegedly pulled on a Douglass school bus, according to Nacogdoches County Sheriff officials.