Wednesday Sep 10
Mentor Denton aims to increase its ranks
Mentor Denton is attempting to match 10,000 mentors with 10,000 at-risk youths from Denton ISD and is throwing a launch party tonight to inform the public about its initiative. The event is slated for 6 p.m. at East Side Denton, 117 E. Oak St. Event organizers say the party is an opportunity to learn more about Mentor Denton, sign up as a volunteer and hear from current mentors.
Wednesday Sep 10
City of Leonard seeks legal help
The Leonard city manager has asked the Fannin County District Attorney's Office to open an investigation into financial transactions made by a former city employee. On Tuesday during executive session, the City Council voted to tell the Current city administrator to write a letter to District Attorney Richard Glaser's Office, requesting an investigation into what the council believes to be *questionable transactions.
Hibiscus Fall Preview Dinner
It's my opinion that, despite year-round superlative offerings, the aesthetics of Hibiscus are most endearing in the fall and winter months, irrespective of whatever reality lies outside its heavy wooden door.
Lufkin, Tyler ranked among top high school football communities
According to a recent livability.com article, the website has listed two East Texas cities as part of their top ten best high school football towns Lufkin has been a high school football hotbed for decades, while Tyler benefits from having one of the best cross town rivalries in the state between John Tyler and Tyler Lee.
Joe White retiring from East Texas Oil Museum after 37 years as director
One of Kilgore College's treasures, The East Texas Oil Museum, will bid farewell this month to a man who has been with the museum since its inception 37 years ago and who has devoted half of his life to the preservation and public education of the East Texas oil field.
Full Armor Christian Academy celebrates a very special start to the school year
But in less than a week, donors from across the area helped keep the only Christian academy in Rusk County open.
Kilgore man arrested, charged after pointing gun at firefighters
Kilgore police have arrested a man after he allegedly pulled a rifle on firefighters working on a house fire Saturday morning .