Indigent defense on agenda for court
The Rusk County Commissioners Court will discuss its indigent defense grant program at a Thursday morning meeting.
Meeting to cover adoption options
Buckner Children and Family Services will hold a free meeting Tuesday for people interested in learning more about becoming foster or adoptive parents.
Santa Claus is coming to town
Back by popular demand, Santa Claus is coming to town, and he’ll be here Saturday via Amtrak train for a special appearance at this year’s “Santa at the Depot” event.
Hallsville nixes downtown Christmas decorations
Hallsville won’t be decorated for Christmas this year after city officials decided not to put up 30-year-old, “ugly” and faulty decorations.
How it happened
A Marshall man charged with killing his wife left her blood-covered body in the bathroom of a hotel room after stabbing and cutting her multiple times, according to an arrest affidavit filed in the Ci
White Settlement officials catch their first water park wave
City preservation group may seek grant funds for incentive program
The Historic Preservation Commission likely will seek federal grants to fund an incentive program to provide money that will help community members buy and restore historic landmarks in the city.
Hallsville streets bare this holiday season
A small East Texas town won’t be decorated for Christmas this year after city officials decided not to put up 30-year-old, “ugly” and faulty decorations.
Mother given time to respond in jail lawsuit
A federal judge has given a Lake Cherokee woman extra time to respond to a 138-page motion in which Gregg County argues her son was not denied necessary medicines when he died in its lockup in 2011.
Man allegedly sets fire to home with stepmother inside
A Harrison County man was arrested Monday for arson after allegedly setting his mobile home on fire with his stepmother inside.
Demolition starts on blighted hotel property in Longview
After months of talk, Longview residents Tuesday got their first glimpse of demolition at a blighted south-side property.
Biking in a winter Wonderland
Rio Grande Valley