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Donna McCollum won the Texas Farm Bureau's Media Award
During an annual meeting hosted by the Texas Farm Bureau of Nacogdoches County, a long time KTRE reporter was awarded the "Media Award." Donna McCollum, the KTRE Nacogdoches Bureau Chief, was credited Tuesday night for her efforts in covering agriculture related stories that are relevant to East Texans.
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Source: KTRE Staff
Big dreams are helping to motivate the CEO at SNG Dialysis Center in Lufkin to make sure his center grows to the size he would like. On Tuesday, a welcome party was hosted at the new center, which is located at 1502 Frank St. The center was originally located at the Chi St. Luke's Health outpatient facility, but about six weeks ago, the center moved to its new location.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Bonner is 1 out of 15 Texans to receive the award
A Lufkin woman who has dedicated the past 15 years to helping kids in need and volunteering her time to school districts in California, Oregon, and Texas will be awarded a top education award on Friday. Guessippini Bonner is 1 out of 15 Texans who will receive the Heroes for Children award at the State Board of Education meeting on Friday, Sept.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Man saves child, woman from pit bull attack in Nacogdoches
Amazon has slashed the cost of its Fire smart-phone to 99 cents. It happened one day before the expected launch of apple's iPhone 6 .
8-year-old girl, elderly woman injured by 2 pit bulls in Nacogdoches Co.
Deputies with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office are investigating a brutal pit bull attack Tuesday night that resulted in an 8-year-old girl and an elderly woman being sent to the hospital for dog-bite injuries. According to a press release, NCSO deputies and the Pct.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Nacogdoches immigration lawyer speaks out about human smuggling raid
Richard Fischer has been an immigration lawyer in East Texas for 32 years and said the human smuggling raid that happened Tuesday morning is rare. "In East Texas its uncommon," said Fischer.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Restaurant Report: - Nacogdoches - 09-04-14
Lucky Stop No. 1 at 1218 Douglass Road: 18 demerits for prep cooler needed to be repaired, milk not kept at a minimum of 41 degrees, all cold hold foods not kept at 41 degrees, one can of milk needed to be discarded, toilet paper not provided for bathroom, grease barrel needed to be removed, area at east end of property needed to be cleaned up, thermometers needed for all coolers and freezers, and spilled ice cream in ice cream needed to be cleaned up.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Nacogdoches library teaches East Texans, 'How to Buy a Computer'
The Judy B. McDonald Library in Nacogdoches is helping keep residents afloat on the latest technology, by hosting a series of technical talks and workshops. "Just as a consumer it is really important to make sure that you are armed with some knowledge when you go out, so that you aren't over buying and that you aren't getting programs you don't need," said Assistant Library Director, Crystal Hicks.
6th Annual Monster Truck Fall Nationals Revs It Up To Benefit the White Oak Education Foundation
The White Oak Education Foundation welcomes the Monster Truck Fall Nationals presented by Budlight for one big show on Saturday, September 13th at 7:30 pm at Lone Star Speedway. This year's show features an awesome list of television stars including these legendary trucks; " Big Foot" " The Stinger ", " Fatal Attraction ", " Ground Pounder " and " Amsoil Shock Therapy " as they compete in side by side racing brought to you by Patterson Dodge in Kilgore.
Find out how 'Hot Feet' got his name and help him find a home
Find out how this pooch got his unique name. This Akita mix is one tough pup. "This is Hot Feet and he's a really cool dog," said Andrea Schroeder with the Nacogdoches Animal Shelter.
Nacogdoches Co. Sheriff's deputies arrest man on federal drug, firearms charges from Tennessee
Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputies served a federal arrest warrant from Tennessee on a 51-year-old man Wednesday in relation to felony drug and firearm charges. Tony Allen May, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jail on a federal hold.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Nacogdoches Co. grand jury indicts 2 men accused of robbing victim outside club
A Nacogdoches County grand jury indicted two men on robbery charges in connection to allegations that they robbed another man outside of a club in early July.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
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.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Nacogdoches Co. Sheriff's Office traffic stop results in 2 arrests, seizure of f13 lbs. of weed
Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Pennsylvania men on third-degree felony possession of marijuana charges after a traffic stop on South Street late Sunday night.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Drug deal in Nacogdoches derailed
When all other Seminole students were headed to their first day of school on Monday, one little boy was sent home because his hair was too long.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Angelina College educating more adults in East Texas
An Angelina College program is expanding its resources to several East Texas counties in hopes of helping more students reach their educational goals.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Nacogdoches choir director hopes new title will bring new awareness
Pastor Christopher will continue to sing and direct the regional choir that has helped families for 15 years.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Garrison man in life sentence for robbing Nacogdoches barber loses appeal
A higher court has denied the appeal for a Garrison man serving a life sentence for robbing a Nacogdoches barber in July 2012.