San Jacinto County Newswire

San Jacinto County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Jacinto County, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 46 in San Jacinto County, TX

  1. TTC?Approves $247.1M for Projects in Lufkin DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... Pinto Construction Company, Nacogdoches, will serve as contractor. No project timeline has been set. San Jacinto County : A $646,827 construction project was approved to construct curb ramps and sidewalks at various locations within the city of ...

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  2. Suspect in Cleveland fraud case being held without bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Houston Chronicle

    ... also fell victim to Handy when he asked her to cash a check for $1,000. Handy was arrested Dec. 18 by the San Jacinto County Precinct 3 Constable's Office for the outstanding warrants. After being kept briefly at the San Jacinto County Jail, Handy ...

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  3. Goodrich mayor arrested in wake of indictment for theft, tampering with government recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Authorities in San Jacinto County arrested the Goodrich mayor on felony theft and tampering with government record charges stemming from a Polk County grand jury indictment. Goodrich Mayor Jeremy Wayne Harper was arrested on two state-jail felony theft charges and two state-jail felony tampering with a government record charges. 1 comment

  4. Multi-wreck closes southbound lanes of US59Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    All of the southbound lanes of US59 in San Jacinto County, at the Polk County line, will remain closed until further notice.

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  5. How your child can get a letter from SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... Case (left) and his brother Jack Fogleman drop letters for Santa Claus into the mailbox located on the San Jacinto County courthouse gazebo during the Christmas for July event held on July 30. Case (left) and his brother Jack Fogleman drop letters ...

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  6. Judge Upholds Waller County's Ban on Guns at CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... allows Second Amendment-loving Texans to complain about gun bans they don't like. Holcomb, who resides in San Jacinto County, has filed 76 such complaints across the state; he has been successful in convincing government officials to amend their ...

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  7. Judge Rules Texas Courthouse Gun-Free ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... by Breitbart Texas. Holcomb is a pastor and farmer who lives with his family in Coldspring, Texas in San Jacinto County. Holcomb and the founder of the group Open Carry Texas, C.J. Grisham, have filed over 75 complaints against governmental entities ...

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  8. Texas DPS seeking help in cold case murder of 19-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    Natasha Atchley 's body was found in the trunk of her car on May 3, 1992 in Shepherd, or San Jacinto County, which is about 58 miles northeast of Houston. Natasha Atchley 's body was found in the trunk of her car on May 3, 1992 in Shepherd, or San Jacinto County, which is about 58 miles northeast of Houston.

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  9. Tennessee fugitive captured after 13 years on runRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... of aggravated sexual battery of a child under the age of 13. Rendo was captured by deputies with the San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office in Texas, according to TBI. Agents said Rendon had been using the identity of his brother, Guadalupe Vella ...

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  10. Wanted Tennessee man captured in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | WAAY

    ... on a felony Failure to Appear warrant. Rendon was taken into custody Saturday night by deputies with the San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office in Texas. Rendon was using the identity of his brother, Guadalupe Vella Rendon, and was staying with a ...

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  11. Crime 56 mins ago 1:37 p.m.TBI Top 10 Most Wanted fugitive capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... ical family was notified of his location when he was recently injured. The family worked with TBI and the San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office to have him arrested.

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  12. Texas County GOP Chair Builds Hillary Jail Cell Outside PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... inside. A Donald Trump likeness stands proudly outside the cell with a "thumbs up" sign of approval. San Jacinto County Republican Party Chairman Dwayne Wright built the satirical jail, located just a few feet outside the 100' electioneering ...

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  13. Another monster gator caught near HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... very large alligator resting under his home. Davis quickly went back inside and called 9-1-1. "Due to the San Jacinto County game warden being temporarily assigned to the border, Polk County game wardens David Johnson and Brandon Thacker responded ...

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  14. Dog Lineup Doesn't Pass the Smell TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    ... at the high school she attended. Burr also was her neighbor. Burr was found stabbed to death in his San Jacinto County home in 2004. Megan's father, Richard Winfrey Sr., also was convicted and given a lengthy sentence. Both convictions were ...

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  15. Construction of beloved Camp Strake moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Fort Bend Sun

    The future Camp Strake in San Jacinto County is spread over 2,816 acres in the Sam Houston National Forest. Sam Houston Area Council Chief Operating Officer Thomas Franklin gives a presentation on the current status of Camp Strake during the Coldspring/San Jacinto County Chamber Luncheon on Sept.

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  16. Lufkin/Beaumont Districts Plan Open HouseRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... development process. The planned upgrade will meet interstate standards between the city of Shepherd in San Jacinto County and the city of Cleveland in Liberty County. TxDOT is proposing to upgrade existing US 59 by constructing frontage roads and ...

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  17. Sheriff releases identity of suspect in Smith Co. marijuana grow operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... some finished product," Sheriff Larry Smith said. Multiple agencies were involved in the bust, including San Jacinto County officers. Smith County partners with San Jacinto on drug busts. The discovery comes less than a month after officials found ...

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  18. Marijuana grow discovered in Anderson County; multiple agencies involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | KSWO

    Multiple agencies responded to the scene, including the Anderson County Sheriff's Office, the San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office, the Lufkin Police Department and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. ACSO says there was a campsite set up at the location, as well as an irrigation system that drew water from a nearby creek.

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  19. Multiple agencies searching for suspect in Anderson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    According to the Palestine Police Department, multiple agencies are involved in an operation in Anderson County, between Palestine and Elkhart. Witnesses reported seeing helicopters and deputies off of Highway 287, as well as law enforcement from San Jacinto County on the scene.

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  20. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sues Waller County Over Gun BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... County, when they got my letter, decided that they were going to sue a citizen." Holcomb, a resident of San Jacinto County, said that after he filed a complaint with Paxton's office, Waller County sued in an attempt to bully him. Holcomb said his ...

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