Henderson

Henderson Syrup Festival offers peek at 19th-century life

Henderson Syrup Festival offers peek at 19th-century life

Things might get a little sticky Saturday in Henderson, but the 25th Heritage Syrup Festival should provide a sweet time for all.
Henderson voters to elect council, board members

Henderson voters to elect council, board members

Voters in Henderson will go to the polls today to elect city council and school board members.
Plans for Rusk County refinery reborn

Plans for Rusk County refinery reborn

A refinery for Rusk County is once again in the pipeline as a new partnership has identified a shuttered facility it plans move to the West Rusk County Consolidated ISD.

Phil Kuchinsky and Garrett Sanders preview Nacogdoches @ John Tyler and Kilgore @ Henderson

KETK's Phil Kuchinsky was live at 5:00 at Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium. Garrett Sanders was live in Henderson. They were previewing tonight's big high school football games.
Former Henderson High School English teacher sentenced to 10 years in prison on child porn charges

Former Henderson High School English teacher sentenced to 10 years in prison on child porn charges

A 43-year-old Henderson, Texas, man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Wild horse, burro expo coming to Henderson Nov. 8-9

Wild horse, burro expo coming to Henderson Nov. 8-9

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro adoption in Henderson, Texas, November 8 - 9, 2013.
Rusk County chooses early start for employee health fair

Rusk County chooses early start for employee health fair

The Rusk County Employee Health Fair is set to begin at 7 a.m. Oct. 22 and 23 — an hour earlier than originally planned. And it will be run by the Commissioners Court rather than County Treasurer Karen Dobbs-Vaughn and her staff.

20th Annual Rusk County PRCA Rodeo

The world's best bull riders are coming to Henderson this week. The Rusk County Rodeo Association is having their Annual rodeo, this is a big event.
Henderson police look forward to new station

Henderson police look forward to new station

The official date for the Henderson Police Department to move into its new station has been delayed, but police officials say it will be worth the wait.
Henderson ISD: Limited English Proficiency has increased

Henderson ISD: Limited English Proficiency has increased

The number of students in Henderson ISD with limited English has increased by almost 70 in the past three years, a district official told trustees Tuesday.

Team roping for Caleb Turner

East Texans, headers and heelers gathered at Rusk County Youth Expo in Henderson for the 2nd Annual Caleb Turner Memorial Team Roping Benefit Auction.  Proceeds go to youth scholarships for agriculture.

Rusk County district clerk announces retirement

Jean Hodges, the district clerk for Rusk County, has announced she will retire at the end of December and not seek re-election.
Relic road trip: Henderson museum offers look at ancient Mideast artifacts

Relic road trip: Henderson museum offers look at ancient Mideast artifacts

East Texans interested in viewing mummies, scarabs and other artifacts of the ancient Middle East don’t need to travel to a large city.
Henderson fire chief serves as interim city manager

Henderson fire chief serves as interim city manager

Rusty Chote is wearing not two, but three hats for the City of Henderson at the moment.
Henderson City Council accepts separation deal with former city manager

Henderson City Council accepts separation deal with former city manager

The Henderson City Council officially accepted a separation agreement with former City Manager Mike Barrow at its Tuesday night meeting.