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  • HELPING HAITI DAY 8: Goodbye, Haiti

    HELPING HAITI DAY 8: Goodbye, Haiti

    Monday, July 8 2013 8:01 PM EDT2013-07-09 00:01:58 GMT
    HAITI (KTRE) - We're starting our trip home at 9 a.m. and I expect to hit my pillow around 1 a.m. Tuesday. I've made new acquaintances and even friends which I'll keep for life. There are faces of peopleMore >>
    We're starting our trip home at 9 a.m. and I expect to hit my pillow around 1 a.m. Tuesday. I've made new acquaintances and even friends which I'll keep for life. There are faces of people who I will never see again but are forever etched in my memory. It's been an honor to meet with and pray with the Christian leaders of this country.More >>
  • Helping Haiti: A week of service in review

    Helping Haiti: A week of service in review

    Monday, July 8 2013 1:15 PM EDT2013-07-08 17:15:01 GMT
    Haiti is a beautiful Caribbean island nation still trying to recover from the devastating earthquake in 2010, but a team from Fredonia Hill Baptist Church in Nacogdoches is trying to change that. "TheyMore >>
    Haiti is a beautiful Caribbean island nation still trying to recover from the devastating earthquake in 2010, but a team from Fredonia Hill Baptist Church in Nacogdoches is trying to change that. "TheyMore >>
  • Helping Haiti Day 7: Reflections

    Helping Haiti Day 7: Reflections

    Monday, July 8 2013 12:08 PM EDT2013-07-08 16:08:11 GMT
    We've had new adventures every day in Haiti. About every hour not spent in bed or on the bus, each of us experience a funny, sweet, emotional or challenging moment. As our trip winds down and we get readyMore >>
    We've had new adventures every day in Haiti. About every hour not spent in bed or on the bus, each of us experience a funny, sweet, emotional or challenging moment. As our trip winds down and we get readyMore >>
  • Helping Haiti Day 6: Water Source

    Helping Haiti Day 6: Water Source

    On Saturday, it was back to Merger for another round of Vacation Bible School. I went on an adventure with Roger Russell, who's come on the trip to investigate the community's water resources. RussellMore >>
    On Saturday, it was back to Merger for another round of Vacation Bible School. I went on an adventure with Roger Russell, who's come on the trip to investigate the community's water resources. RussellMore >>
  • HELPING HAITI DAY 5: The struggle

    HELPING HAITI DAY 5: The struggle

    Friday, July 5 2013 5:23 PM EDT2013-07-05 21:23:31 GMT
    HAITI (KTRE) - The Fredonia Hill Baptist Church group split into two groups Friday. One group got up at 5 a.m. and went back to Merger for Vacation Bible School. The second got to sleep in and went upMore >>
    HAITI (KTRE) - The Fredonia Hill Baptist Church group split into two groups Friday. One group got up at 5 a.m. and went back to Merger for Vacation Bible School. The second got to sleep in and went up the mountain to Kencoff for another medical clinic. I joined the medical team.More >>
  • HELPING HAITI DAY 4: Independence Day

    HELPING HAITI DAY 4: Independence Day

    Thursday, July 4 2013 4:41 PM EDT2013-07-04 20:41:56 GMT
    HAITI (KTRE) - I'm 36 years old and spending the Fourth of July outside the United States for the first time in my life. The mission team returned to Merger Thursday to hold another medical clinic. OnceMore >>
    I'm 36 years old and spending the Fourth of July outside the United States for the first time in my life. The mission team returned to Merger Thursday to hold another medical clinic. Once that was finished, we grabbed a sack lunch before visiting with members of the community.More >>
  • HELPING HAITI DAY 3: Planting the seeds

    HELPING HAITI DAY 3: Planting the seeds

    Thursday, July 4 2013 10:41 AM EDT2013-07-04 14:41:47 GMT
    HAITI (KTRE) - Becky and Zac Weems have been on mission trips to Haiti several times. They've held Vacation Bible Schools, soccer camps and just lent support when needed. But this time around, they haveMore >>
    Becky and Zac Weems have been on mission trips to Haiti several times. They've held Vacation Bible Schools, soccer camps and just lent support when needed. But this time around, they have a long-term goal in mind.More >>
  • HELPING HAITI DAY TWO: Who's serving who?

    HELPING HAITI DAY TWO: Who's serving who?

    Tuesday, July 2 2013 2:22 PM EDT2013-07-02 18:22:16 GMT
    Today, Fredonia Hill Baptist Church brought Vacation Bible School to Haiti. Dr. Jacob Benard runs the Bethel Guest House and Orphanage. It was only the guest house, where missionaries stayed before the earthquakeMore >>
    Today, Fredonia Hill Baptist Church brought Vacation Bible School to Haiti. Dr. Jacob Benard runs the Bethel Guest House and Orphanage. It was only the guest house, where missionaries stayed before the earthquake struck.More >>
  • HELPING HAITI INTRO: How I got here

    HELPING HAITI INTRO: How I got here

    Tuesday, July 2 2013 1:13 PM EDT2013-07-02 17:13:18 GMT
    Sometimes listening to God can put you in strange situations. I was in Sunday School at Fredonia Hill Baptist a couple months ago when our teacher gave us a pen and paper and had everyone be quiet andMore >>
    Sometimes listening to God can put you in strange situations.More >>
  • Nacogdoches ladies turning grocery bags into sleeping mats for Haitians

    Nacogdoches ladies turning grocery bags into sleeping mats for Haitians

    Friday, June 21 2013 6:26 PM EDT2013-06-21 22:26:18 GMT
    You may never look at your plastic grocery sack the same again.Re-purposed plastic bags are being transformed into sleeping mats for Haitians.  A Sunday School class at First Baptist Church is leadingMore >>
    You may never look at your plastic grocery sack the same again.More >>
  • Fredonia Hill VBS collects supplies for Haiti mission trip

    Fredonia Hill VBS collects supplies for Haiti mission trip

    Friday, June 21 2013 3:48 PM EDT2013-06-21 19:48:29 GMT
    An upcoming mission trip to Haiti is sending 25 East Texans to the impoverished country. Each individual has to provide at least $800 on their own, which many are doing through fundraisers. FredoniaMore >>
    Thursday children attending Vacation Bible School at the church brought items to be taken on the mission trip to Haiti.More >>
  • Leaders of Nacogdoches mission trip share emotional connection to Haiti

    Leaders of Nacogdoches mission trip share emotional connection to Haiti

    Thursday, June 20 2013 6:20 PM EDT2013-06-20 22:20:02 GMT
    Three years after a devastating earthquake in Haiti, a Nacogdoches family is still helping the impoverished nation. Zac and Becky Weems lead three mission trips a year to the impoverished country. PriorMore >>
    Three years after a devastating earthquake in Haiti, a Nacogdoches family is still helping the impoverished nation. Zac and Becky Weems lead three mission trips a year to the impoverished country.More >>
  • Nacogdoches church members explain why they're going to Haiti

    Nacogdoches church members explain why they're going to Haiti

    Thursday, June 20 2013 5:50 PM EDT2013-06-20 21:50:58 GMT
    We re-introduced you to Zac and Becky Weems of Nacogdoches last night. The couple's adoption of two sisters from Haiti has led to a powerful and successful mission program originating right here in EastMore >>
    We re-introduced you to Zac and Becky Weems of Nacogdoches last night. The couple's adoption of two sisters from Haiti has led to a powerful and successful mission program originating right here in East Texas. On July 1 the Weems will take 25 East Texans to Haiti. It's one of three annual trips to the impoverished country. East Texas News talked to several of the mission team's members Thursday. They're all looking forward to the trip and the service they'll provide.More >>
  • Lufkin hospital donates to church's Haiti mission trip

    Lufkin hospital donates to church's Haiti mission trip

    Thursday, June 20 2013 4:03 PM EDT2013-06-20 20:03:44 GMT
    A Lufkin hospital has made a significant donation to a Nacogdoches church's mission trip to Haiti.Woodland Heights has donated two big boxes filled with common medical supplies like bandages, NeosporinMore >>
    A Lufkin hospital has made a significant donation to a Nacogdoches church's mission trip to Haiti.More >>
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  • Texas man's life celebrated in Lufkin Mural

    Texas man's life celebrated in Lufkin Mural

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:49:08 GMT
    Source: KTRE StaffSource: KTRE Staff
    Durell Gray is one of a few people whose picture graces a wall in downtown Lufkin. His picture sits at the corner of Frank and First Street.So how did the now 86-year-old man get his picture painted on a wall scene by hundreds every day? It all started while Gray worked as a lineman for the Lufkin Conroe Telephone Company. He said one day he received a letter in the mail from his employer asking for his help."They contacted us asking us if any lineman had picture with their gear on," Gray sai...More >>
    Durell Gray is one of a few people whose picture graces a wall in downtown Lufkin. His picture sits at the corner of Frank and First Street.So how did the now 86-year-old man get his picture painted on a wall scene by hundreds every day? It all started while Gray worked as a lineman for the Lufkin Conroe Telephone Company. He said one day he received a letter in the mail from his employer asking for his help."They contacted us asking us if any lineman had picture with their gear on," Gray sai...More >>
  • First solar panels installed in Nacogdoches

    First solar panels installed in Nacogdoches

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:17:15 GMT
    First solar panels installed on SFA campusFirst solar panels installed on SFA campus
    Perhaps it’s a bit ironic that it rains the day a solar power array, an arrangement of solar panels, is fully installed at Stephen F. Austin State University. Native Inc., the Austin based company doing the work isn’t worried. They know the sun will come out tomorrow or eventually. “The array will be the primary source and any surplus energy created by the array will back feed the grid,” explained Chris Renner, solar operation manager for Native Inc. The Ina Brundrett Conservation Education B...More >>
    Perhaps it’s a bit ironic that it rains the day a solar power array, an arrangement of solar panels, is fully installed at Stephen F. Austin State University. Native Inc., the Austin based company doing the work isn’t worried. They know the sun will come out tomorrow or eventually. “The array will be the primary source and any surplus energy created by the array will back feed the grid,” explained Chris Renner, solar operation manager for Native Inc. The Ina Brundrett Conservation Education B...More >>
  • Miss Kitty might just be Grumpy Cat's cousin

    Miss Kitty might just be Grumpy Cat's cousin

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:58:53 GMT
    This feline might just be Grumpy Cat's cousin. She purrs often but you probably won't catch Miss Kitty smiling.More >>
    ?This feline might just be Grumpy Cat's cousin. She purrs often but you probably won't catch Miss Kitty smiling.
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