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Pump Jacks make home debut tonight

Pump Jacks make home debut tonight

Time to play ball at Driller Park in Kilgore. The Longview News-Journal has more on the East Texas Pump Jacks.
One hospitalized after 2-vehicle crash near Henderson

One hospitalized after 2-vehicle crash near Henderson

A 2-vehicle crash in Rusk County ends with one person in the hospital. Sheriff's deputies tell KETK, it happened around 8:30 p.m. on highway 259 North, just outside Henderson towards Kilgore.
Henderson chamber honors top graduates

Henderson chamber honors top graduates

The Henderson Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday honored valedictorians and salutatorians from high schools throughout Rusk County.
Full Armor academy retools online curriculum

Full Armor academy retools online curriculum

Full Armor Christian Academy is reinstating its high school courses, but this time with a high-tech twist.

Carlisle Indians win again

Gunner Baker fired a one-hitter with 16 strikeouts as Carlisle defeated Simms-Bowie 10-0 in a one game playoff Friday night. The Indians are trying for back to back trips to the state tournament.
Henderson ISD board to make plans for middle school

Henderson ISD board to make plans for middle school

The Board of Trustees for the Henderson Independent School District canvassed the votes from Saturday’s bond election at its Tuesday night meeting and will have a special meeting at noon Monday to decide how to proceed, Superintendent Kei
Fallen officers honored at Rusk County ceremony

Fallen officers honored at Rusk County ceremony

Every day law enforcement officers face volatile situations, where human emotions range from grief, rage, hatred and fear to greed and even psychosis, Gregg County Sheriff Maxey Cerliano said on Wednesday.
Sabine, Henderson ISD bonds approved; Rusk emergency services tax hike OK’d

Sabine, Henderson ISD bonds approved; Rusk emergency services tax hike OK’d

Voters were generous to two East Texas school districts and a countywide firefighter jurisdiction Saturday, voting themselves tax increases for new campuses and first responders.
Tractor-trailer wreck blocking Hwy. 259 in Rusk County

Tractor-trailer wreck blocking Hwy. 259 in Rusk County

U.S. Hwy 259 South is closed just north of Farm to Market Road 1789 in Rusk County due to a wreck.
Two killed in Rusk County crash

Two killed in Rusk County crash

Two people were killed in a wreck in Rusk County on Tuesday afternoon. It happened around 4:30 on State Highway 43, near Rusk County Road 214-D.

Henderson ISD board sets special meeting

New hires and real estate will the topic for the Henderson ISD board at special meeting set for noon Thursday.
First family of fowl lends support to Henderson private school fundraiser

First family of fowl lends support to Henderson private school fundraiser

Jase Robertson gave a mixture of “Duck Call 101” and a sermon on Saturday, speaking to more than 4,000 audience members in Henderson.
City council supports Henderson school bond vote

City council supports Henderson school bond vote

Henderson City Council members agreed unanimously Tuesday to a proclamation in support of the school bond election.
Henderson, New Diana players share recognition

Henderson, New Diana players share recognition

Longview, TX (KETK)  The Longview News-Journal covers East Texas high school sports. Henderson and New Diana athletes are being honored this week.
UPDATE: Lake Palestine drowning victim identified

UPDATE: Lake Palestine drowning victim identified

UPDATE (April 22nd): Authorities with the Henderson County Sheriffs Office have identified the man who died after falling into the water of Lake Palestine on Sunday night.