Friday Nov 29
Edna Blackmon 1918-2013
Survivors include a son, Joseph Blackmon of Livingston, Texas; a daughter, Edna Hanley of Hubbard; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Polk Co. jury finds Livingston man guilty in shooting death of 16-year-old boy
It only took a Polk County jury eight minutes to find a Livingston man guilty of first-degree murder in connection to the Oct. 12, 2012 shooting death of 16-year-old Rhett C. Lathan Monday morning.
Texas Prison Officials get Big Raises, Drawing Ire
Top Texas prison system officials have been given significant raises by an executive director whose own pay hike has raised complaints.
Livingston PD: Man found with drugs during traffic stop tries to run
A man who was allegedly found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana and drug paraphernalia during a routine traffic stop by Livingston Police Officers tried to run away after they had put him in handcuffs.
Affidavit: Polk Co. man, woman exposed 2 small children to 'high doses' of meth
Deputies with the Polk County Sheriff's Office arrested a 56-year-old man on child endangerment charges Tuesday after the 1-year-old girl and a 3-year-old boy living at his residence tested positive for "high doses" of methamphetamine.