East Texas couple loses baby in tragic wreck on the way to give birth

A young East Texas couple was seriously injured and lost their baby, who died after a tragic car wreck on the way to the hospital.

  Chicago police: ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett turns himself in

Following three weeks of mounting suspicions, Jussie Smollett was charged with making a false police report, a charge that could bring up to three years in prison and force him to pay for the cost of the investigation into his report of a Jan. 29 beating.
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  Snow, ice expected to affect 90 million in US

Americans from the Plains to the Northeast are under a winter weather watch, warning or advisory.

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Tests show driver wasn’t intoxicated in wreck which killed Nacogdoches County deputy

Murder trial resumes for two men charged in 2017 shooting

Culture Expo in Nacogdoches: Reconnecting to our heritage

Nacogdoches city council approves change to smoking ordinance to include vaping, e-cigs

Police: Woman stole hundreds of dollars in merchandise from Crockett Walmart

According to Crockett Police, on February 18, 2019 at around 7 PM, a white female entered a Walmart in Crockett and stole several hundred dollars worth of merchandise.
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  Family video shows 12-year-old girl in final moments before fatal 2018 home explosion

The girl's family wants a Dallas-based natural gas company to improve safety after it was confirmed that a cracked gas pipe behind their home caused the deadly explosion.

  SFA Spring Career Expo to offer students biggest chance yet for job opportunities

Lufkin city council to oppose proposed statewide tax revenue cap

Nacogdoches police arrest man for intoxicated assault after one-vehicle wreck

Crime Stoppers searching for info on 2 people who attempted to break into Lufkin pawn shop

Lufkin police arrest man wanted on federal child porn, exploitation charges after traffic stop

Trial underway for men charged in 2017 murder

Senator Ted Cruz cancels Tuesday visit to Lufkin, Nacogdoches

Polk County Sheriff’s Office asking for public’s help finding burglary suspect

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  Jussie Smollett charged with making false police report

Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi tweeted the news on Wednesday after Smollett's attorneys met with prosecutors and detectives.

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  Wednesday Basketball: Bad night for Jacks - SFA teams swept by Islanders, AC rolls past Lone Star Cy-Fair

  East Texas teams head to Area Round of the playoffs

If the Bi-District round was any indication, then the Area Round should be just as exciting.

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  Lawmaker files bill to ban powdered alcohol in Texas

Airbnb, other short-term renters required to pay Nacogdoches hotel occupancy tax

14-year-old-girl burned in Nacogdoches County house fire dies

Nacogdoches police chief finds fulfillment through wood work

  No injuries reported in Hudson mobile home fire

According to a Facebook post from the Hudson Volunteer Fire Department, crews responded to a reported structure fire at approximately 10:57 a.m. Sunday in the 3000 block of Ted Trout Dr.
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Grand Canyon museum visitors exposed for years to radiation, safety manager says

Authorities said the uranium ore was stored next to a taxidermy exhibit. A nuclear expert said the uranium exposure was unlikely to be hazardous to visitors.

Over 20,000 Girl Scout cookies delivered in Lufkin

East Texas college instructor discusses President Trump’s emergency declaration

Family at scene where missing woman’s vehicle recovered from lake in Henderson County

Nacogdoches grand jury indicts 3 of 5 suspects in string of car burglaries