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Chicken truck wreck partially blocks U.S. 79

PALESTINE - U.S. 79N remains at one lane at the intersection of FM 2574 (Neches Cut-off Road between Palestine and Jacksonville) following a chicken truck wreck that occurred around 1 a.m. During the crash, the truck's cargo, live chickens, were scattered about the roadway. The cargo from the wrecke


Teague Native to Join NPR Interview on Monday 2:00 p.m. About Gospel Blues Artist

One of Freestone County's celebrated musicians may just win a Grammy this year. Nominated for Best Historical Album of the Year is "Washington Phillips and His Manzarene Dreams," compiled by producers Michael Corcoran, April G. Ledbetter, and Steven Lance Ledbetter; Michael Graves serving as master


Fresh art rotates into downtown

A new set of exhibits has rotated into Palestine's downtown for the 2017-18 edition of Main Street Art Tracks. Now in its sixth year, Art Tracks trail continues to beautify and enliven downtown Palestine with innovative and decorative art. The idea for the trail began in 2010, after sculptor Dale Mo


Near As I Can Tell:A judge of character

The unique gift of knowing Bascom Bentley was that everyone who met him immediately felt a special and deeply rooted connection with him. Just read all the comments about him in the paper and social media at his passing. Hear what folks say at social gatherings and in courtrooms and churches around

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-12-18 03:15:00

Death and Funeral Notices for Dec. 16

EVELYN FAITH BUCHANAN, Infant, Tyler, died Dec. 12. Stewart Family Funeral Home. ARLIN WADE HOWELL, 61, Tyler, died Dec. 13. Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home, Tyler. MARGARITHA HUSS, 80, Chandler, died Dec. 15. Hilliard Funeral Home, Van. LAURA MARIE COOPER LEISTER, 87, Chandler, died D


How's the real estate market? December 2017 Report

So ... how's the real estate market in Palestine? Let's see what the sales data says! In the last 30 days, the Palestine Texas Association of Realtors MLS had the following activity: Total number of active MLS listings: 127 New listings added in last 30 days: 24 Total properties sold in last 30 days

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-12-18 00:38:00

Judge Bentley remembered with laughter, tears, love

reporter@palestineherald.com Saturday's gathering for Judge Bascom Bentley III might have set the world's record for most laughs at a memorial service. Nearly 1,000 of Bentley's friends, family members, colleagues, and admirers packed the First Christian Church of Palestine. They came not so much to

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-12-17 00:09:00

Hundreds expected to celebrate life at Bentley's memorial

Judge Bascom Bentley III Family, friends, colleagues, and admirers were on Friday preparing to bid their final farewell to Judge Bascom Bentley III. Tears, of course, will shed at the memorial service, scheduled to start at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the First Christian Church of Palestine. But at least


Omaha police respond to multiple overnight robberies

Police believe the same man is responsible for two of the robberies. Updated: 10:36 AM CST Dec 17, 2017 Omaha police are investigating three robberies that happened early Sunday morning. The first happened around 3:30 a.m. at the Walgreen's near 50th and Center streets. A man jumped over the coun

KETV.COM - 2017-12-17 16:36:00

West Omaha neighborhood hit by Christmas vandals

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- People in at least four Omaha neighborhoods found broken lights, broken reindeer and a busted nativity scene after a string of overnight vandalism. "Heard a loud bang, assumed it was fireworks, put on my shoes to let the dog out and then I saw a whole bunch of my fence strewn

WOWT - 2017-12-18 06:41:00

Omaha bicyclist says open car door caused serious injuries

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- An Omaha bicyclist is seriously injured after he tells 6 News someone opened up their parked car door. The man still doesn't know who the car driver was. He tells us he'd like for them to come forward. "I just remember seeing a red door with a brown panel open up in front of m

WOWT - 2017-12-18 07:05:00

3 injured in South Omaha crash

Two men and a teenage boy were injured early Sunday when a sport utility vehicle crashed in South Omaha, police said. Jonathan Guzman-Cruz, 20, of Bellevue and Derrik Trautman, 15, of Omaha were thrown from the 1998 Ford Expedition and found lying on the ground. Their injuries were not life-threaten

OMAHA.COM - 2017-12-17 10:27:00

IA Omaha/Valley NE Zone Forecast

IA Omaha/Valley NE Zone Forecast for Sunday, December 17, 2017 ----- 045 FPUS53 KOAX 180945 ZFPOAX Zone Forecasts for Eastern Nebraska and Southwest Iowa National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE 344 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017 IAZ069-182200- Pottawattamie- Including the city of Council Bluffs 344 AM CST

NONPAREILONLINE.COM - 2017-12-18 09:46:09

Council vote would clear way for purchase of 460 body cameras for Omaha police

Most of the Omaha Police Department's patrol officers are on track to have body cameras by the end of next year. The Omaha City Council on Tuesday will vote to approve the purchase of 460 body cameras. The cameras will also be equipped with new technology to automatically activate the devices in the

OMAHA.COM - 2017-12-18 06:00:00

Art of the Brick on display in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- A sight you have to see to believe in the downtown Omaha: tens of thousands of legos were used to create a special exhibit. It's part of the Brick Display at 12th & Capitol. There are 85 different creations on display. It's all done by one artist who spends countless hours pu

WOWT - 2017-12-18 07:07:00

Omahan is donning elf suit and taking to the skies to raise money for St. Jude

Travelers on a Delta Air Lines flight out of Omaha on Tuesday morning will spot a fellow passenger who looks like he's headed to the North Pole. Andrew Dean of Omaha will be dressed as an elf as part of a fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. He will encourage f

OMAHA.COM - 2017-12-18 06:00:00

To the Editor: Disgraceful shenanigans

To the Editor: Thank you, Foster's for your coverage of the outrageous events at Durham's Planning Board, where a developer that was unable to get its way through the normal democratic process has successfully bullied town officials into removing the town planner and to appointing another. To anyon

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-12-18 15:31:59

To the Editor: Fighting for you

To the Editor: On Thursday (Dec. 14), as I dropped my daughters off to their respective college finals, I listened to Joshua Johnson's 1A on Public Radio. It was the 5th anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre, and the show was focused on our the effects our gun culture has on the state of school saf

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-12-18 15:31:48

To the Editor: Evicted at Christmastime

To the Editor: So today in the midst of the holiday season, when families are taking decorations out of storage and warming up their homes, I as well as other combat veterans here at the VRC are packing our belongings heading into the cold. Thank you to the town of Lee. Three degrees, 100 percent DA

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-12-18 15:31:50

Looking Back with Aurore Eaton: New Deal projects still benefit New Hampshire

Today, New Hampshire continues to benefit from projects funded under the "New Deal"-an amalgam of federal agencies and programs created during the Great Depression. One of these-the Works Progress Administration (WPA), was instrumental in funding a variety of civic improvements in the state. This in

UNION LEADER - 2017-12-18 04:36:00