Cherokee County Newswire

Cherokee County Newswire

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

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  1. Cherokee County Master Gardeners are offering scholarshipRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Cherokee County Master Gardeners Association will offer a $500 scholarship to any class of 2017 member intending to pursue a degree in agriculture, horticulture or a related field. According to a statement from the association, any resident of Cherokee County who attends a public or private high school or who is enrolled in a home-school program is eligible to apply.

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  2. Crews responding to structure fire in Lakewood CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Firefighters are working to extinguish a structure fire in Cherokee County Wednesday afternoon. The fire is confirmed to be in the Lakewood Community, according to Cherokee County.

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  3. Cherokee County authorities ask public for help in identify man connected to card abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... stolen. No victim has been identified regarding the first card. To help identify this individual contact the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 903-683-2271 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 903-586-7867.

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  4. Honors Northeast plans original film premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Yox said. Yox noted: "A two-hour drive south from Mount Pleasant brings one not to Caddo but to Cherokee County. Nacogdoches has a statue of Cherokee Chief Bowles, but we lack a Caddoan parallel to personalize their story. The first ...

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  5. Petrogas Acquires Interest in 11 Oil & Gas Wells in TexasRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Market Wire

    ... that it has acquired a fractional interest in 11 oil and gas wells operated by Vanguard Operating, LLC in Cherokee County, Texas. Only some of the wells are currently producing hydrocarbons. "This is the type of acquisition we love to make as most ...

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  6. Woman after Mt. Selman fire: 'I can't believe my home's gone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... lived at her home in Mt. Selman. It burned down Monday night, and the blaze caused no injuries. Crews from Cherokee County, Bullard and Whitehouse responded to the fire. The nearest hydrant was too far for hoses to reach, so a supply truck had to ...

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  7. March luncheon will honor 5 Cherokee County women who make impact on their communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Courtesy of Women with Purpose. Co-chairmen Regina Brown and Paige Goodwin, and committee members Cynthia Kline, Peggy Renfro, Tonya Harris, Kim Felt, Jo Anne Embleton and Diana Vega.

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  8. Helen M. JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | ParsonsSun.com

    ... Helen was born March 27, 1918, in Hallowell to Milt and Grace (Smith) Forkner. After graduating from Cherokee County Community High School, Helen taught at Globe and then Oak Valley rural schools in Cherokee County. She married Robert "Bob" Johnson ...

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  9. Cherokee County Women with Purpose; Womena s History Event - forms new committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... -- Julianne Sanford. JACKSONVILLE -- A recently formed steering committee hopes to ensure that the women of Cherokee County are being recognized for their contributions to their local communities. "It was important for us to form this committee ...

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  10. Suspect in string of Jacksonville burglaries jailed on multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | KLTV Tyler

    ... a set of keys from a stolen truck that was reported previously. Soto-Rangel was transported to the Cherokee County Jail on charges of Burglary, UUMV, possession of a controlled substance and resisting arrest. Soto-Rangel is a suspect in several area ...

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  11. Cherokee, Smith County GOP clubs and Grassroots meetings among upcoming political happeningsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 30 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Cherokee County Republican Club will meet at 6:30 Tuesday at Hong King Supper Buffett, 1644 S. Jackson St. in Jacksonville. The speaker will be Ray Myers, a retired teacher, coach and principal.

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  12. BreakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    A 44-year-old man in custody on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and indecency with a child allegedly escaped from a Cherokee County mental health facility in early December while he was undergoing a mental health evaluation for his previous charges, an arrest affidavit states. Stanley Allen Hicks, of Waco, was arrested in July and indicted on the indecency charge in October, and 19th District Court Judge Ralph Strother ordered Hicks to undergo a mental health evaluation at Rusk State Hospital in Rusk.

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  13. 1 arrested, Cherokee Co. store shut down amid gambling investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Cherokee County authorities shut down a convenience store and arrested the owner after an investigation revealed gambling activity at the store. On Tuesday, the Cherokee County Sheriff's office served a search warrant for the Hot Spot Convenience store in Mt.

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  14. Search suspended for missing man in crash that killed 4 in Cherokee Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | KAUZ

    Authorities are investigating what caused a deadly wreck that killed at least four people at Leesburg Landing in Cherokee County on Tuesday night. On Wednesday evening, crews suspended the search for a fifth person believed to be deceased.

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  15. 4 dead in Alabama after vehicle goes off dock, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    Alabama State Troopers arrive, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, to search for a missing victim after a vehicle drove off a boat landing Tuesday in northeastern Alabama at Leesburg Landing in Cherokee County, Ala. An official says four people are dead and that crews are searching for a fifth person.

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  16. 4 dead, 1 missing after vehicle drives off boat landing in Cherokee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | KAUZ

    The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly accident after a vehicle drove off a boat landing at Leesburg Landing, west of Centre. The Cherokee County Coroner Dr. Jeremy Deaton confirms four people died and crews are searching for one more person.

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  17. Tyler man arrested after pursuit led to shots fired, 3-vehicle wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Steven Trapp, 33, of Tyler, who law enforcement officials said led several agencies on a vehicle pursuit and caused a three-vehicle wreck Saturday night in Tyler, has been arrested and is in the Cherokee County Jail. Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Capt.

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  18. Steven Michael Trapp. Mugshot from previous arrest.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A man was arrested after he led East Texas authorities on a chase that ended in a three-vehicle wreck. Around 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Cherokee County officials pursued a vehicle burglary suspect, later identified as Steven Michael Trapp into the Tyler city limits.

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  19. Longview police investigating death of 18-year-old maleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... with information to conta... From the Tyler Police Department: On 12/10/2016 at approximately 10:30 PM the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office pursued a vehicle into the city limits of Tyler on Old Jacksonville Highway. From the Tyler Police ...

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  20. East Texas Police chase ends in three vehicle wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    On 12/10/2016 at approximately 10:30 PM the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office pursued a vehicle into the city limits of Tyler on Old Jacksonville Highway. They briefly lost sight of the vehicle which turned into the Knollwood subdivision.

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