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Where to catch a Christmas parade in East Texas

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - The City of Tyler Christmas tree went up Monday on the square. The city is prepping for its annual parade. This year's event is set for 6 p.m., Thursday in downtown Tyler. Many other East Texas cities are also planning events. Here's where to catch every Christmas parade in East


Leading the children, Serving the community - Burrell's motto: If not me, then who?

Daily Sun photo/Deanna Kirk Elmeree Burrell, volunteer extraordinaire and coordinator of the MLK Day program, march and oratory contest for many years, performs some chanting with the crowd at the 2017 MLK Day oratory contest. Daily Sun photo/Deanna Kirk At the first NAACP Black Living History Museu

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Fire fighters battling fire in Cherokee County

Details are limited, but according to officials with the Jacksonville Fire Marshal's office, the fire is located off County road 3301. We are working to confirm more details about the fire. Details are limited, but according to officials with the Jacksonville Fire Marshal's office, the fire is locat


Taco Bell zoning request gets OK

Deed restrictions at a Taco Bell/KFC restaurant on Judson Road could impact a franchisee's remodeling plan. Southern Multifoods Inc. of Jacksonville wants to tear down the restaurant and build a new 52-seat Taco Bell restaurant with a patio. Mike Stansberry, general counsel and director for Souther


Smith County students receive awards for art contest, learn about fire safety

Smith County: Dozens of Smith County school children earned awards for an art contest Monday, November 20, 2017, at the annual Fire Prevention Awards Ceremony. Colorful art pieces, with the theme of "Every Second Counts, Plan 2 Ways Out," lined the walls of a room in the Tyler Rose Garden. Students


Rep. Clardy files for re-election

State Rep. Travis Clardy has officially filed to seek re-election to represent House District 11 in the Texas House of Representatives. "It has been a distinct honor and privilege to serve the people of Cherokee, Nacogdoches, and Rusk counties," Clardy said. "I am proud of the legislative accomplish

HENDERSON DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 22:45:00

Lufkin men arrested in Rusk with over 5 ounces of meth and an illegal gun

Two Lufkin men were arrested Saturday in Cherokee County with over 150 grams of meth with a street value of $15,000 and an illegal hand gun. A Cherokee County deputy stopped the men for a traffic violation on U.S. Highway 69 in Rusk. A press release from the sheriff's office said deputies searched


Troup High School hosts college fair

Troup High School hosted a college fair for the 10th year this past Wednesday, Nov. 15. Approximately 30 colleges and schools from Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi were represented and both juniors and seniors were invited, according to Troup High School counselor, Tracye Martin. "I believ


Student organizations threatened on SUNY Geneseo campus

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Threats to specific student organizations associated with the state University College at Geneseo spurred a police investigation. The campus community was notified Friday, of the "report of anonymous threats to a group of specific student organizations associated


Lessons: The essence of theology is defined by action

For more than 50 years, I have studied the history of Christianity and especially Christian thought, the fancy word for which is "theology." My doctoral dissertation dealt with academic theology in the 15th century, and I enjoyed learning about some of the abstract discussions that professors and ot

THELCN.COM - 2017-11-24 18:16:00

Local orthodontist doing life-changing work for free

PITTSFORD - Hundreds of children are smiling a little bigger this Thanksgiving thanks to a local dental practice. Get it Straight Orthodontics was the first practice in New York State to start the "Smile for a Lifetime" program. It offers free dental work to children and teens from low-income famili

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 02:16:00

Supreme Court case could open the door for sports betting in NY

Sports betting has been illegal in most of the United States for the last 25 years. But, now, there's a chance that could change. On December 4, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in an appeal filled by the state of New Jersey. They're attempting to prove the federal ban on sports betti

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 02:37:00

Garth Fagan Dance brings it home in timely fashion

Garth Fagan pulled into the driveway of his Rochester home last week and spotted his neighbor walking her dog. She waved, and told him she would be at opening night when Garth Fagan Dance kicks off its 2017 home season, which is Nov. 29 at Nazareth College Arts Center. "It is always wonderful to com

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-24 16:00:01

Police: Man legally possessed gun at Walmart in Sennett

Multiple Cayuga County police agencies responded to Walmart Thursday night after a report of a man with a gun, but police said the initial scare for Black Friday shoppers turned out to be a false alarm. At around 7:30 p.m., the Auburn Police Department, New York State Police and Cayuga County Sheri

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-24 16:00:00

Billy Baldwin: Trump made sexual advances on my wife

William "Billy" Baldwin says President Donald Trump made sexual advances on Baldwin's wife at a hotel party in New York. The actor made the accusations on Twitter after the president's son, Donald Trump Jr., tweeted about sexual harassment allegations against Senator Al Franken (D-Minn). "Your Dad i

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-24 15:41:36

NY State Fair Cyber Monday sale: $3 tickets, $12.50 midway ride wristbands

Department stores and online retailers won't be the only places to go for Cyber Monday sales. The New York State Fair has a couple of their own. The fair will sell admission tickets for $3, a discount of 70 percent off the regular $10 price at the gate. It's a 50 percent savings compared to the $6

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-24 15:28:00

Car crashes into back yard; no driver found

SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) - Sparks Police are asking for witnesses after a driver lost control and crashed into the back yard of a home early Friday, November 24, 2017. Officers responded to the 2600 block of Adel Way on a report of a driver who had driven into the back yard of a home, but the driver wa

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-11-24 16:01:00

Donations for music students stolen

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) -- On November 21st, 2017, two teens walked into the 'Sparks and Smoke Barbeque Takeout' and in less than a minute ran out with a jar filled with money. "I'm not that crazy concerned about the $500. What bothered me most was the kids at Hug High, they are going to be deprived becau

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-11-23 08:12:00

POLICE SEARCH: Greg Street and S. Rock Blvd.

SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) -- Sparks Police say they are searching for a suspect in the area of Greg Street and S. Rock Blvd. The lieutenant we spoke with would not give further details other than they are 'working an incident'. Our photographer on scene confirms some officers were searching along the ri


Police Looking for Suspect in Connection With an Assault

Sparks police are looking for a suspect, Jared Spiegel, in connection with an assault on a 23-year-old homeless man. Police say Spiegel and the victim were engaged in an argument along the Truckee River bike path when Spiegel attacked the victim. The victim sustained substantial injuries and was tra