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Nacogdoches man convicted of first-degree felony drug charge in Cherokee County, sentenced to 15 years in prison
Jerry Andrea Pruitt, 26, pleaded guilty Friday and elected to have the 2nd District Court decide his sentence for a first-degree felony charge of possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver.
Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Activity: 06:00:00 11/10/18` and `06:00:00 11/11/18
Deputies responded to the area of 7000 S FM 225, in reference to a sick call. A patient on the way to the hospital needed assistance. While in route, Deputies were disregarded since the vehicle had entered the City limits.
Find Craft Brisket at Brendyn’s BBQ, the First Food Truck in Nacogdoches
The oldest town in Texas has been experiencing quite a few firsts recently. The first craft brewery in Nacogdoches,Fredonia Brewery, opened in 2016, as didFront Porch Distillery. There’s a wood-fired coffee roaster,Nine Flags, that’s only been around since April 2018, andRed House Winerycame a month
Lufkin woman accused of stealing $39K from employer
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin police have arrested a Lufkin woman accused of stealing nearly $40,000 from a business in which she worked for as office manager.
Eagles take down Blue Devils late, 57-53
Anytime Woden and Central Heights teams get together for a ‘friendly’ cross county contest, it may appear that it won’t be exciting at the beginning, but it usually ends up keeping fans on the edge of their seats before the final whistle blows.
Local designations expected to bring opportunity
Nationwide, more than 8,700 census tracts were designated as Opportunity Zones through the Investing in Opportunity program, which defers and capital gains taxes for developers and businesses that make long-term investments in poor neighborhoods. The program was created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
Air Force pilot dies in plane crash at Laughlin AFB, TX
LAUGHLIN AFB, TX (RNN) - One pilot died and another pilot was seriously injured in a plane crash at Laughlin Air Force Base, the base said early Wednesday. The Air Force T-38C Talon trainer jet crashed at about 7:40 p.m. at the base. The injured pilot was taken to the hospital. The pilot's condition
Decorated Vietnam War veteran leads parade in Nacogdoches
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - On Saturday in Nacogdoches, several people came out to watch the Veterans Day parade led by a decorated veteran of the Vietnam War. The cold air was barely noticeable when compared to the heartwarming patriotism shown by the crowd.
Westminster Presbyterian to hold fair trade market in Nacogdoches
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - From handwoven baskets to unique jewelry, there's a wide variety of crafts and goods at Westminster Presbyterian Church's fair trade international market. "Here locally, people have an opportunity to shop for things that you just can't find in Nacgodoches," said Michele Peck
2018's Nine Flags Festival Christmas Parade in Nac Is Almost Here
Parade starts at 6:30pm sharp and the parade route winds around the brick streets downtown. Local celebrities are usually MCing the parade from various points along the route. But I will be nice and toasty warm. Waving at you. To be in the parade, or get more details, just email christmasparadenac@o
Nacogdoches Dragons playoff-bound after win over Mount Pleasant
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (KETK) - The Nacogdoches Dragons pulled off a big win at home, beating the Mount Pleasant Tigers 56-27 and clinching a trip to the playoffs.
Rusk man arrested in Cherokee County on capital murder charge
Jontae Jamaile Johnson, 20, was arrested Thursday by the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office.
Nacogdoches police arrest suspect in convenience store robbery
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Officers with the Nacogdoches Police Department arrested a 32-year-old woman Thursday in connection to a robbery that occurred at a convenience store on East Main Street earlier this week. Mary Margaret Young, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jai
Shelby County Sheriff’s Office: Tip leads to 2 felony arrests, seizure of drugs, cash
SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - After a Shelby County Sheriff’s Office investigator and a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper went to a home in the 1100 block of FM 2026 to check out a report of illegal activities taking place there, they arrested two men on felony charges earlier this month.
Etoile ISD first in Nacogdoches County to share real time feed from school cameras
"We wanted to have ease of access for the dispatcher in the event that it was a real-time emergency,” explains Etoile ISD Superintendent Sarah Hottman regarding the $30,000 spent on 28 cameras and the system that goes with it.
POLICE REPORTS: Duo reportedly steal clothing, cleaning supplies
Lufkin policearrested George E. Denman, 65, of Lufkin, for public intoxication at a business in the 300 block of East Laurel Avenue late Saturday. According to jail records, Denman also has a charge for possession of a controlled substance and warrants for two counts of possession of drug parapherna
Lookin' For Love: Recent harvests indicate breeding season in full swing as big bucks go on prowl
No one can deny the widespread use of motion activated game cameras have taken a bunch of the guesswork out of playing the game on open range. Even so, the element of surprise is never truly lost in good whitetail country, particularly when love is in the air and bucks are on the prowl.
DPS: One killed in Shelby County crash Sunday morning
According to a press release, the preliminary crash investigation indicates at approximately 6 a.m., a 2011 Buick passenger car was traveling south on U.S. 96 about 10 miles south of Center.
DPS: 9-year old girl dies following wreck on Toll 49
SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - UPDATE: A 9-year old girl was killed in a wreck on Toll 49 Sunday. According to DPS, preliminary crash reports indicate that the driver of a 2017 GMC Denali, Valerie Miller, 34, of Arp was traveling westbound on Loop-49 when for an undetermined reason, crossed over into the
ACSO promotes Hancock to CID sergeant
The news of Hancock’s promotion broke Thursday afternoon, when Sheriff Greg Sanches expressed his congratulations to her online. Raised in North Carolina, Hancock always aspired to be a peace officer.