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Palestine Police investigating convenience store burglary

"At this time, It appears that the suspects were attempting to steal the ATM machine, but the truck was high-centered on debris from the crash." PPD Captain Mark Harcrow said. "When the truck would not move, the four suspects fled from the store on foot."

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-10-15 21:48:53

Sheriff denies family Newsome's medical records

To secure his mother's medical records, Regan Kimbrough assumed the role of temporary administrator for her estate. As administrator, Kimbrough is the sole entity under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPPA, who can legally access Newsome's records.

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2018-10-15 19:41:00

Stanczak's appeal denied, and a dream dies

Michael Stanczak, who won his appeal this week to play varsity football, was informed Friday the UIL reversed their decision. A final appellate hearing Monday upheld the decision to ban him from play.Courtesy Stanczak family

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2018-10-15 22:00:00

Fatal wreck slows traffic on I-20 westbound near Hwy 69

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A fatal wreck is slowing traffic on Interstate 20 Monday morning.According to authorities, the at least one lane on the westbound side of I-20 is shut down east of U.S. Highway 69 following a fatal wreck that happened around 4:30 a.m.Details of the wreck are limited at this time.S

KLTV - 2018-10-15 12:27:00

Smith County Sheriff: Flint man stabbed, killed by son

The sheriff’s office said an arrest warrant was issued by the 114th State District Judge Christi Kennedy, charging Patrick Crowder Jr. with murder and bond was recommended at $500,000.

KLTV - 2018-10-14 23:45:00

EDITORIAL: Schooling Michael Stanczak

Michael Stanczak, at Children's Hospital in Dallas after allegedly being assaulted by a team mate last September, and (right) Stanczak, 19, today.Courtesy of the Stanczak family

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2018-10-16 01:21:00

Craft-Turney water customers say meeting did not go as expected

JACKSONVILLE, TX (KLTV) - A public meeting was held tonight for Craft-Turney water customers.Almost two weeks ago, Craft-Turney issued a ‘do not use’ warning for customers near Jacksonville. Part of that order was rescinded Friday.Several concerns were discussed in this public meeting. “My wife is p

KLTV - 2018-10-16 04:08:00

This week in local history, Oct. 15-20

Bon Appetit Restaurant & Bakery opened in October, 2013, at its new location at 1734 Crockett Rd. in Palestine.CHERIL VERNON

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2018-10-16 00:57:00

UPDATE: Victim dies from wounds in stabbing

According to a statement from the Nacogdoches Police Department, the victim identified as Deandre Broussard, 25, of Nacogdoches died Saturday night at Memorial Hospital due to the wounds he received in the stabbing.


High school: District catfight tonight

“I think they are well-coached, and have a rich tradition,” Palestine head football coach Robby Clark said regarding Henderson. “They always play hard. We'll have to be prepared for everything.”


Unwanted surprise found in cereal

“It scratched my gums,” Dancer, 66, told the Herald-Press Wednesday. “I don't have any teeth, so I knew something wasn't right.”


Texas shooting: 4 dead, 1 injured at toddler's birthday party

© KRISFour people are dead after a shooting at a toddler's birthday party in Taft, Texas on October 13, 2018.


Weather service issues severe thunderstorm warning for Smith County, urges East Texans to stay weather aware

A tornado watch is in effect until 8 p.m. for Angelina, Cherokee, Gregg, Harrison, Nacogdoches, Panola, Rusk, San Augustine, Shelby and Smith Counties.


Reporter Calls Out Texas For What They Did To Her Today

AUSTIN, TX - SEPTEMBER 22: A general view taken during the game between the Texas Longhorns and the Rice Owls on September 22, 2007 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. Texas won 58-14. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)


Stanczak banned again – for now

Although a unanimous vote Tuesday by the state UIL board ruled in favor of Stanczak – overturning a local decision that initially banned him from play – on his way to attend homecoming festivities, Stanczak, 19, was informed the UIL changed its mind again.


Injury Update For Texas Quarterback Sam Ehlinger

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 06: Sam Ehlinger #11 of the Texas Longhorns looks for an open receiver against the Oklahoma Sooners in the first half of the 2018 AT&T Red River Showdown at Cotton Bowl on October 6, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)


Pedestrian struck, killed in Athens, driver arrested for intoxicated manslaughter

According to the Athens Police Chief Buddy Hill, 59-year-old David Huckabee, of Athens, was struck by a vehicle while he was attempting to cross the street in the 800 block of West Tyler Street.


Team Tennis: Palestine will face Robinson on Wednesday in area round

Palestine High School team tennis has confirmed the date and time of its Conference 4A-Region III area round match.COURTESY LOGO/Palestine ISDPalestine High School team tennis has confirmed the date and time of its Conference 4A-Region III area round match.The Wildcats and LadyCats will play Robinso


11 decomposed infant bodies found in Detroit funeral home

TYLER, Texas (KETK) - The remains of 11 infants were found at a former funeral home in Michigan, according to Detroit police.


Tornado watch issued for Central Texas until 6 p.m.

A flash flood watch is in effect for Hill, Bosque, Comanche, and Hamilton counties until 7 p.m.