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Henderson shooting: Old feud draws blood

Henderson shooting: Old feud draws blood

A decades-old feud may have triggered a shooting early Sunday that left one man dead in a crowded dance hall.
American Legion murder suspect released on $150,000 bond

American Legion murder suspect released on $150,000 bond

The man charged with murdering another person at the American Legion post in Henderson early Sunday has been released from jail.
Officials identify suspect, victim in fatal shooting in Henderson

Officials identify suspect, victim in fatal shooting in Henderson

Police have confirmed identities of the suspect and victim in a Sunday morning fatal shooting at the American Legion Hall in Henderson.
UPDATE: Suspect, victim identified in American Legion hall shooting

UPDATE: Suspect, victim identified in American Legion hall shooting

UPDATE (3:04pm, Monday): Police have the confirmed identities of the suspect and victim in Sunday morning's fatal shooting at the American Legion Hall in Henderson.
Man fatally shot in Henderson

Man fatally shot in Henderson

One man died and another was arrested in a shooting in Henderson early Sunday. New-Journal news partner KETK reported police were summoned at 12:30 a.m. Sunday to the Henderson American Legion Hall on Sand Street.
Henderson council OKs police station contract

Henderson council OKs police station contract

Henderson City Council agreed this week to spend $988,000 to provide a new police station and restroom facilities at Lake Forest Park. Mayor Pat Brack said the contract was awarded to Barry & Clay.

Alcohol sales show it's helped one East Texas city

Beer and wine sales remain an issue for some parts of East Texas. Some cities in East Texas have recently gone wet, too soon to tell how it's impacted the city.

ETX award-winning weather watcher

The National Weather Service gave an East Texan their "most prestigious honor" for 2012. The award went to one of Henderson's very own volunteer weather observers.
Henderson ISD teacher charged with possession of child porn

Henderson ISD teacher charged with possession of child porn

A Henderson High School English teacher was arrested late Thursday at a home in northwest Henderson and charged with possession of child pornography.
Capital murder trial moves to Henderson

Capital murder trial moves to Henderson

HENDERSON — Officials here are preparing for a mid-January capital murder trial after a change of venue moved the case out of Bowie County.
Wanted Rusk County fugitive captured in College Station

Wanted Rusk County fugitive captured in College Station

Three people who were robbed at gunpoint and had their lives threatened if they went to the police, can now sleep a little easier knowing the men police say are responsible have been caught.
State rep: Refocus students’ education

State rep: Refocus students’ education

The state representative-elect for Rusk, Nacogdoches and Cherokee counties told residents Tuesday at a town hall meeting in Henderson that he’d like to see a reduction in state testing days and refocus some aspects of high school educatio
Rusk County changes sick leave policy for employees

Rusk County changes sick leave policy for employees

HENDERSON – Rusk County employees who get seriously ill or need major surgery during the early months of the year should benefit from a new sick leave policy approved by the commissioners court on Tuesday.
Rusk County changes sick leave policy for employees

Rusk County changes sick leave policy for employees

HENDERSON – Rusk County employees who get seriously ill or need major surgery during the early months of the year should benefit from a new sick leave policy approved by the commissioners court on Tuesday.
Tree of Angels event provides comfort for victims’ families

Tree of Angels event provides comfort for victims’ families

Linda Luna got a chance to remember her daughters among kindred souls Monday evening.