Sabine County Newswire

Sabine County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 19 of 19 in Sabine County, TX

  1. Jerry Irby's Great Honky-Tonk Disappearing ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Houston Press

    ... whose biggest claim to fame is as the writer of honky-tonk standard "Drivin' Nails In My Coffin," was born in Sabine County in 1917. By 1936 he was living in Houston, working in a duo with local big dog Ted Daffan, who wrote the Ray Charles hit ...

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  2. Jasper-native Savion Wright to try out for American Idol againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... air January 2016. Savion is the younger brother of Alfred Wright, whose body was found in a wooded area of Sabine County on November 25, 2013. Wright is currently touring around the U.S. You can find his latest stop at his Facebook page: ...

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  3. Speed limit lowering on Highway 87 in HemphillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    ... for better maneuverability through the area. The speed limit on SH 87 within the city limits of Hemphill in Sabine County is being altered. The existing 30 mph zone is being expanded from FM 944 to just north of FM 83, followed by a 40 mph zone and ...

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  4. One person killed in Sabine Co. stormRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    ... from toys and clothing. HEMPHILL (AP) - The National Weather Service reports one person died during storms in Sabine County Wednesday. The victim was a woman from Hemphill.

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  5. Storm-related death in Sabine County.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Sheriff Thomas Maddox said an 87-year-old Hemphill woman died this morning after a tree fell on her home. Investigators suspect that the overly-saturated ground and windy conditions played a role in the tree's falling and crashing into the home.

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  6. Toppled trees force road closures in Sabine CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Traffic may be slowed or blocked by trees in the roadway along State Highways 103 and 184, FM 2024, FM 83, FM 1592, and FM 944, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Officials advise motorists be careful and stay alert during their morning commute.

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  7. Weekend sex sting prompts closer look at internet crime by Angelina SORead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... counts of online solicitation of a minor in Angelina County and three counts of sexual assault of a child in Sabine County. "We have training in this and it is brought up, but I think now that it hits a little closer to home we are starting to ...

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  8. May the 4th be with you, East TexasRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Monday, trying to determine what sparked the blaze. A Lufkin man arrested over the weekend is also wanted in Sabine County on allegations of a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl. A Lufkin man arrested over the weekend is also wanted in ...

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  9. Sabine Co. sheriff details charges against Lufkin man arrested in sting operationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Lufkin man arrested over the weekend is also wanted in Sabine County on allegations of a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl. Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office arrested Robert Lee Faulkner IV, 21, on Saturday after he allegedly made arrangements to meet a 15-year-old girl for sex.

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  10. Angelina Co. sting nabs suspect also wanted for sexually assaulting a childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    An Angelina County Sheriff's Office sting operation nabbed a suspect also wanted in a sexual assault of a child case in Sabine County. ACSO detectives' takedown happened at a local business parking lot this Saturday afternoon.

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  11. Jasper man sentenced in Alfred Wright caseRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Saturday to Jack Brooks Federal Building during the Justice for Alfred Wright rally, who was found dead in Sabine County in November. Michael Rivera/@michaelrivera88 Photo taken Saturday, 01/11/14 Members of the Wright family become emotional during ...

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  12. Man charged in connection with Alfred Wright death investigation sentenced for distributing cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | KBMT

    ... Nov. 7, 2013, Alfred Wright, of Jasper, was reported missing by his family after his truck broke down in rural Sabine County, Texas. Articles of Wright's clothing were found on private land, approximately a mile from where Wright was last seen. ...

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  13. Jasper man sentenced in Alfred Wright caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Saturday to Jack Brooks Federal Building during the Justice for Alfred Wright rally, who was found dead in Sabine County in November. Michael Rivera/@michaelrivera88 Photo taken Saturday, 01/11/14 Members of the Wright family become emotional during ...

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  14. Hemphill to celebrate victory in Ten Commandments sign disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Jeannette Golden of Hemphill stands in front of her Ten Commandments sign that led to a state policy change on signs placed on private property. Similar signs are erected in Sabine County.

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  15. Nacogdoches golf tournament benefits Bibles for HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... of State Highway 21 and U.S. Highway 96 for at least 100 years. However, beginning next week, it will go away. Sabine County Sheriff's deputies arrested the owner of a Hemphill jewelry store on March 5 in connection to allegations that he sexually ...

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  16. Sabine Co. Sheriff's Office: Jewelry store owner sexually assaulted young girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Sabine County Sheriff's deputies arrested the owner of a Hemphill jewelry store on March 5 in connection to allegations that he sexually assaulted a child under the age of 14 on multiple occasions.

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  17. Savion Wright's fate revealed on American IdolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... three Idol judges. Savion is the younger brother of Alfred Wright, whose body was found in a wooded area of Sabine County on Nov. 25, 2013. This is the second time the East Texan entered into the competition. Wright was an early favorite in 2014, ...

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  18. Winter weather likely for portions of East Texas Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KLTV Tyler

    Winter Storm Warnings are in effect until 12 p.m. Thursday for: Henderson, Van Zandt, Kaufman, Rains, Hopkins, Hunt and Delta counties. Winter Storm Warnings have also been issued for: Franklin, Titus, Morris, Cass, Camp, Marion, Harrison, Wood and Upshur counties, from 6 p.m. Wednesday until 9 a.m. Thursday.

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  19. Alfred Wright's brother back on 'Idol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... e criticism from last year and improved himself. Wright is the brother of Alfred Wright, who was found dead in Sabine County in November 2013. Shane Dwayne Hadnot, 28, has pleaded guilty to selling drugs to Alfred Wright and causing his death.

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