Regional News

East Texas Communities Foundation appoints board members
East Texas Communities Foundation announced the election of Doug Bolles to serve as Chairman for 2017 and welcomed four new board members: Peter Boyd, Marilyn Abegg-Glass,...
Neches River Refuge Field Day
Friends of the Neches River Refuge and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service invite the public to a free Field Day at the Neches River National Wildlife Refuge from 1 - 4...
BBB announces Awards for Excellence winners and Students of...
The 2017 BBB Awards Ceremony took place on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at Green Acres Baptist Church Crosswalk Center in Tyler from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. BBB presented the BBB Awards...
High school and college students invited to participate in UT...
Area high school and college students who are interested in learning more about medicine and scientific research are invited to apply for a month-long biomedical science...
The United Way of Central Texas announces golf tournament
The United Way of East Central Texas presents the Driven to Give Golf Tournament. A Four Person Texas Scramble with registration check in at 11 a.m., lunch at noon and 1...
AARP Driver Safety Class
There will be an AARP Driver Safety Class at Red Cross in Tyler at 320 E. Rieck Rd. on Friday, Feb. 17, at 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members are $20 for...
Negotiatous ongoing between TSR, Iowa Pacific
The Texas State Railroad Authority’s meeting Feb. 2 lasted just shy of three hours, with approximately two-and-a-half of them dedicated to executive sessions. While no...
Heartspring Methodist Foundation and the Texas Conference...
Heartspring Methodist Foundation and the Texas Conference are again co-sponsoring seminars for clergy and church staff or laity participating in the financial management of...
“Barefoot in the Park” brings classic laughs to Lufkin at AC’s...
The Angelina Arts Alliance is proud to present Barefoot in The Park as part of is annual Premier Series of performing arts. The event will take...


The Heritage Center of Cherokee County updates Facebook page
The Heritage Center of Cherokee County is a 501 c (3) tax exempt corporation funded through gifts from its supporters and by contributions. They are located at 208 S....
The United Way of Central Texas announces golf tournament
The United Way of East Central Texas presents the Driven to Give Golf Tournament. A four person Texas scramble with registration check in at 11 a.m., lunch at noon and 1...
East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference - South
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announces the East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference - South. Registration is from 8 - 8:30 a.m. and the Program is from 8:30 a.m. -...
Future of the Texas State Railroad still unclear
Several questions surrounding the Texas State Railroad and its former employees in Rusk and Palestine went unanswered at Tuesday’s Texas State Railroad meeting. Former...
UT Health Northeast offers free Empower Diabetes Classes
Those who have diabetes or have a family member with diabetes are encouraged to learn more, get connected and get on top of this serious disease by attending UT Health...
Nichols' 5 Cents: 85th Legislative Session begins; DETCOG
Happy New Year! I hope your year has started off with a bang, as I know mine has with the start of session. During this legislative session, as a way to help you keep up...