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Henderson Co. man understates income to IRS by $5M, faces prison time

Henderson Co. man understates income to IRS by $5M, faces prison time

Joseph A. Masso, a 64-year-old resident of Athens, Texas, pleaded guilty to federal income tax violations, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
TEA report cards: Large share of ETX schools pass, some 'Require Improvement'

TEA report cards: Large share of ETX schools pass, some 'Require Improvement'

On Thursday, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) released the 2013-14 School Report Cards (SRC) for each school in Texas.
Authorities identify driver killed in fiery ETX crash

Authorities identify driver killed in fiery ETX crash

Authorities have identified a driver killed in a fiery crash last week. DNA tests confirmed Shamel Donnel Baldwin, 22, of Camden, died in a Polk County wreck.
East Texas teen killed in crash after car hits tree

East Texas teen killed in crash after car hits tree

An East Texas teenager was killed Thursday when her vehicle struck a tree in Marshall.

Shanty town in East Texas

 In the River of Life Christian Center parking lot in Rusk, random scraps of almost everything have begun to pile up, basic materials to start a shanty town.

Tyler moves forward with plans for new hotel and conference center

In an effort to expand the city of Tyler, a project that originally started in 2010 is taking a step forward.

Sheriff's Department helps bring Christmas to children in need

 "Every little kid wants a gift at Christmas and not all of them get them"

Medical mistletoe could help cancer patients

When most people think of mistletoe, they usually think Christmas and kissing. Now, doctors are thinking of it as a cancer treatment. It's all about the mistletoe extract.

Poll: Half of Americans don't want their sons playing football

A Bloomberg politics survey found that 50% of Americans do not want their sons playing football.  
Texas-based business ranked one of the best places to work

Texas-based business ranked one of the best places to work

A Texas-based company has been voted one of the best places to work by Glassdoor Employee's Choice Awards for 2015.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Two rollover crashes cleared on I-20

TRAFFIC ALERT: Two rollover crashes cleared on I-20

UPDATE: The crash at mile marker 565 on I-20 westbound has been cleared, however, a second crash slowed traffic a short time later on the eastbound side. 
7 arrested, $47,000 worth of meth found in ETX drug bust

7 arrested, $47,000 worth of meth found in ETX drug bust

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office has made seven felony drug arrests during the course of the last two days while conducting sting operations in Nacogdoches County.
ETX man previously arrested for airplane theft, found guilty of using car as weapon

ETX man previously arrested for airplane theft, found guilty of using car as weapon

On Wednesday afternoon, a Henderson County Jury delivered a quick verdict after deliberating for only eight minutes.
2 ETX men arrested following foot chase, meth discovery

2 ETX men arrested following foot chase, meth discovery

Two people were taken into custody by Angelina County deputies following a routine traffic stop and a short foot chase.