Cherokee County Newswire

Cherokee County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cherokee County, TX.

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  1. Sites designated for Cherokee County storm debris collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Cherokee County residents are busily picking up downed tree limbs and other storm debris following a powerful thunderstorm that rolled through the county this week. County commissioners and the city of Jacksonville have set up dumpsites where storm debris can be taken.

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  2. NWS: Tornado touched down in Rusk County, damages in Cherokee County mostly from windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... says the storm likely started about 8 to 10 miles southwest of the city of Henderson. The NWS says damage in Cherokee County was all a result of straight line winds. So far, the widest part of the storm path is about 500 yards, the NWS says. An ...

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  3. Rusk County EF2 tornado confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... the National Weather Service Shreveport office. "Max damage was consistent with an EF2. They found damage in Cherokee County near Jacksonville." The team started today by following the path of damage from the Jacksonville area, and was near ...

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  4. Rusk County officials: 100 homes damaged after severe stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KLTV Tyler

    ... er Service crews are assessing damages Tuesday. NWS crews will begin assessment in the far western corner of Cherokee County, where they believe the storm started, and will track its path to Rusk County.

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  5. Flash flood warnings in effect for eastern OklahomaRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | KAUZ

    Flash flood warnings are in effect in nine eastern Oklahoma counties as a large area of thunderstorms moves into the area. The National Weather Service says that between 1 and 3 inches of rain fell over the region Sunday morning.

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  6. TxDOT continues roadworkRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... lane closures with flaggers providing traffic control. Striping Technology, Inc., will have a crew in Cherokee County as part of the district-wide safety project to add centerline rumble strips on FM 347 from Loop Jacksonville to US 84 and on SH 110 ...

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  7. Cherokee County shooting suspect remains in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KYTX-TV News

    ... and clothing. UPDATE: (KYTX) -- The suspect involved in Tuesday's burglary shooting burglary on CR-4808 in Cherokee County is still recovering in the hospital. At 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Department officials checked on the status of the suspect. ...

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  8. Man shot, hospitalized during alleged home break-in near TroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | KLTV Tyler

    One man is facing several charges after he allegedly broke into a family's home in the Troup area and was shot by one of the homeowners during a fight Tuesday. According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, dispatchers received a 911 call around 8:30 a.m. from a woman who said she had shot someone who was breaking into her home, located on County Road 4808 near Troup.

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  9. Six East Texans arrested after deadly shootout in WacoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | KYTX-TV News

    ... Marshall from Longview, Jason Dillard from Winona and Jason Cavazos of Arp. Cavazos is a nurse with the Cherokee County Health Department. "I have no reason to suspect anything else of Jason, at this point so I'm as surprised as anyone else," ...

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  10. Regulations continue to keep Columbia high and dryRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Proposed to cover more than 10,000 acres stretching from southern Smith County just west of Troup to south of U.S. 79 in Cherokee County along Mud Creek, the reservoir continues to exist only in name. That is the way it has been for nearly 40 years.

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  11. Delmond McCuinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... with assault class A, which means bodily injury occurred during the assault. They were transferred to the Cherokee County Jail. The arrests come after a video surfaced that appeared to show several people beating up another person outside the fast ...

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  12. NWS confirms two new EF1 tornadoes hit Cherokee, Smith counties in weekend stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KLTV Tyler

    ... had winds 100-110 miles per hour. This was likely the same storm system that struck Van, officials say. In Cherokee County, the NWS says an EF-1 tornado did hit 2.88 miles southeast of New Summerfield between 1:34 a.m. and 1:36 a.m. Monday morning. ...

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  13. River Authority gets update on future Lake ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Fund. Holcomb said the project will cost around $300 million. "Lake Columbia is a water supply project in Cherokee County," Holcomb said. "The dam would be about 5 miles south and east of Jacksonville. It would impound water on 10,133 acres." "The ...

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  14. Boil water notice for parts of Cherokee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The notice affects customers near the intersection of FM 2138 and CR 1814. The notice continues from CR 1814 to county roads 3111, 3114, 1804, 1813, 1815, 1816, and 3114.

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  15. Jacksonville Police arrest two after attack is caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... suspects arrested were 18-years-old and were charged with Class A Assault. They were then transferred to the Cherokee County jail. The fight involved several people and was fueled by alcohol, according to Jacksonville Police. At one point, several ...

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  16. Video of a fight in Jacksonville has been viewed by thousands.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... with assault class A, which means bodily injury occurred during the assault. They were transferred to the Cherokee County Jail. Police say at least one other suspect will be charged with the same offense and others will be charged with disorderly ...

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  17. Cherokee Nation donates $195,000 to Boys & Girls ClubsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... f Tahlequah depends heavily on Cherokee Nation funding to maintain operations at the club's 13 facilities in Cherokee County.

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  18. Boil Water Notice for Parts of Cherokee Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KYTX-TV News

    ... made nearly 1.3 billion at the box office... that's not including all the money made from toys and clothing. CHEROKEE COUNTY (KYTX) -- Craft-Turney Water Supply Corporation has issued a boil water notice for some areas of Cherokee County. The notice ...

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  19. Expectant mother, in labor, walks across field to ambulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KYTX-TV News

    ... mother trapped by a washed-out road was able to get medical attention with the help of her neighbors and a Cherokee County road crew. Heather Miller lives on County Road 3911, which is completely washed out from recent rains, said Precinct 3 ...

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  20. Boil water notice issued for parts of Cherokee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Due to conditions which have occurred recently in the water system, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the system, to notify all the customers involved in the repair area to boil their water prior to consumption .The area included in this boil water notice includes the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 2138 and County Road 1814 - continue west on County Road 1814 up to and around to include county roads 3111, 3114, 1804, 1813, 1814, 1815, 1816, and 3114. Also from the intersections of County Road 3114 and Farm-to-Market Road 747 South - continue south of Farm-to-Market 747 and including County Roads 1905, 1905A, 1902 and 1812.

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