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Affidavit: Huntington woman sent letters to, followed, threatened man she she wanted to date

Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office arrested a 47-year--old woman on stalking charges in connection to allegations that she sent threatening and harassing letters, set off car alarms, followed people, and spread rumors because she wanted to date a man after his wife died. Julie Ann Le

KTRE - 2017-11-16 19:31:17

National studies, East Texas retailer

The National Retail Federation is forecasting a busy holiday season with consumers spending - on average about 4 percent more than last year. Some of that money exchange is happening in Nacogdoches at the annual Holiday in the Pines. A total of 63 vendors at Holiday in the Pines represent many fac

KTRE - 2017-11-17 23:41:00

Citing health issues, Jasper mayor resigns

Jasper Mayor Randy Sayers submitted his resignation letter Friday morning. In the letter, Sayers cited health issues as his reason for stepping down. "Due to reasons of health, I am tendering my resignation as mayor of the City of Jasper, effective immediately," Sayers wrote in his letter. "I would

KTRE - 2017-11-17 22:39:39

At least 1 person airlifted from scene of 2-vehicle wreck near Angelina-Polk county line

A medical helicopter airlifted at least one person from the scene of a two-vehicle wreck that occurred near the Angelina-Polk county line on U.S. Highway 59 South Friday afternoon. Both southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 59 are blocked at the scene of the wreck, and traffic is moving slowly on the nor

KTRE - 2017-11-17 21:54:59

Affidavit: Irving man stabbed another man during argument at Nacogdoches bar

Officers with the Nacogdoches Police Department arrested a 25-year-old man late Thursday night in connection to allegations that he got into an argument at a club and used a pocket knife to stab another man. Christian Geovannye Salinas, of Irving is still being held in the Nacogdoches County jail on

KTRE - 2017-11-17 21:45:00

Main Street Lufkin's Lighted Christmas Parade scheduled for Nov. 27

One of the area's highlight events of the season, the parade is scheduled for 6 p.m. Nov. 27 in downtown Lufkin. The deadline for parade entries is today. This year's theme is "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree." This year's parade will be limited to 100 entries. Download an entry form by visiting v

LUFKIN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-17 08:30:00

Salvation Army of Lufkin kicks off holiday season

The Salvation Army of Lufkin has kicked off its 2017 holiday season. Over the next month, residents will have the opportunity to donate. This year's events were officially launched at Bronaugh Park Thursday morning, where Capts. Jason and Michelle Moore rallied volunteers for the Lufkin chapter of t

LUFKIN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-17 08:30:00

Lufkin Elementary School hosts colonial-era Boston Market

The 'Gifted and Talented' program at Brandon Elementary in Lufkin, showed off weeks of hard work, Thursday morning, with a Boston-Market-style event. The students were all tasked with researching a colonial-America-era job and creating props and a tri-fold that describes that job. Some of the jobs i

KTRE - 2017-11-16 19:57:25

Teachers, students Downtown on 9/11 should register for federal benefits, says lawyer

Roughly 250,000 people who breathed poisoned air while living, working, and studying Downtown after 9/11 don't realize they may be eligible for compensation and healthcare from Uncle Sam, with many of them still believing benefits related to the attack are reserved for emergency responders and clean

DOWNTOWNEXPRESS.COM - 2017-11-17 19:09:28

Jay-Z defends Meek Mill, blasts criminal justice system in New York Times op-ed

Jay-Z defended Meek Mill in a New York Times editorial published Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, that criticized the criminal justice system. (Credit: Getty Images / Nicholas Hunt) Growing up in Brooklyn in the 1970s, Jay-Z witnessed unfair imprisonment of black people "up close," the rap icon wrote in a Ne

AMNY.COM - 2017-11-17 20:36:00

New York Transit Museum's Holiday Train Show returns to Grand Central Terminal

The New York Transit Museum is once again delighting train buffs with the return of its Holiday Train Show. The 16th annual display, featuring Lionel model trains running along a 34-foot-long, two-level, "O" gauge track layout, rolled into Grand Central Terminal on Nov. 16. The museum, however, scra

AMNY.COM - 2017-11-17 16:36:00

170 firefighters battle fire in 6-story apartment building

Firefighters are battling a fire in the upper floors of an apartment building in Hamilton Heights Friday afternoon. The blaze, which erupted at approximately 3:20 in the afternoon, sent smoke billowing into the New York sky. (Nov. 17) NEW YORK (AP) - Firefighters are battling a large fire on the top

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-17 22:43:49

Awaiting the 'Night Mayor'

Holly Pickett/Redux At the Market Hotel in Bushwick last month, a crowd of about a hundred people gathered for a town hall with City Council members and representatives from city agencies. Dubbed "Save NYC Spaces" by its organizers at the NYC Artist Coalition, an advocacy group formed in the past ye

VILLAGE VOICE - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

N.J. woman charged with making up story about cop rape

JERSEY CITY -- A Jersey City woman who claimed to have been handcuffed and sexually assaulted by a city police officer after a traffic stop has been charged with filing a false statement to police and obstruction of justice after security video showed no such thing happened, police said. On Oct. 18,

NJ.COM - 2017-11-17 14:20:33

Dunkin' Donuts worker struck, killed by van in drive-thru

A Dunkin' Donuts worker died after he was struck by a van in the Paterson shop's drive-thru Thursday night, police and the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office said. Jose Furtado, 65, was hit at the Dunkin' Donuts at Rout 20 and East 33rd Street around 7 p.m as he was sweeping up leaves. He was rushed

NJ.COM - 2017-11-17 04:35:10

Here's what goes on behind the scenes of the famous Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, which reportedly costs millions to produce each year

Sarah Jacobs, provided by Sarah Jacobs Inside a warehouse in Moonachie, New Jersey, where gingerbread men and nutcrackers line the walls, live two massive turkeys, a larger-than-life robot, a dragon, Pikachu, and Spongebob Squarepants. While this isn't Santa's North Pole workshop, it might be the cl

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-17 18:00:13

Police looking for public's help solving fatal shooting, $5K reward offered

ST. LOUIS - Police and CrimeStoppers are looking for the public's help in solving the shooting death of a man in St. Louis late last month. Police said Linell Brinson - a 50-year-old Dittmer, Missouri resident - was found in the street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on the 4800 block of Farl

KSDK - 2017-11-16 23:23:00

Boil order issued for some Pevely residents

NEW DETAILSMan killed, woman injured in Hyde Park neighborhood shootingMan killed, woman injured in Hyde Park neighborhood shooting Updated: Friday, November 17 2017 3:50 PM EST2017-11-17 20:50:14 GMT A man was killed and a woman was injured in a shooting in St. Louis early Monday afternoon. The sho

KMOV - 2017-11-17 23:46:00

St. Clair Crews Put Out Shed Fire

St. Clair firefighters responded to a shed fire Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the 2400 block of Westwood Road at 10:45 p.m. Fire Capt. Dan Cooley said when crews arrived on the scene, they found a 30-by-40-foot shed in flames. There was concern that the fire could spread to the residence. It took crews 25 min

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-17 17:45:00

Marley | Pet of the Week

Marley This adorable puppy is living in a foster home in the beginning stages of learning puppy manners and housetraining. He is playful, sweet, and looking for his perfect family. Marley also has two sisters and two brothers looking for new homes: Ziggy, Zack, Leah and Wendi. They are 11-week-old b

REPUBLICTIMES.NET - 2017-11-18 00:58:00