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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.
Henderson residents discuss possible dog park

Henderson residents discuss possible dog park

HENDERSON — If a Henderson couple has their way, their town will have its first dog park.

Longview, Henderson and Lufkin Win

A busy Saturday of high school playoffs. Longview, Lufkin and Henderson all won their games to advance to the 3rd round of the playoffs. Check out the video for highlights and scores from all of the Saturday games.
Temporary hour change at Henderson driver's license

Temporary hour change at Henderson driver's license

The Henderson drivers license office will be closed Monday, Tuesday and Friday beginning October 2, 2012. 
Church to hold Blessing of Animals

Church to hold Blessing of Animals

St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church will hold its annual Blessing of the Animals, officiated by Rev. Patsy Barham, at 2 p.m. Sunday in honor of St. Francis of Assisi.
Man steals batteries from Rusk County oilfield lease

Man steals batteries from Rusk County oilfield lease

The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office is reaching out to the citizens of Rusk County to assist in identifying a suspect in connection to a theft of batteries from a BP American Production Company oilfield lease on County Road 2145, in Tatum.&n
UPDATE: One aggravated robbery suspect turns himself in, another still at large

UPDATE: One aggravated robbery suspect turns himself in, another still at large

UPDATE: Michael Angelo Henderson, Jr. has turned himself in at McLennan County Jail, Waco, Texas.
Rusk County plans to raise effective tax rate for 2012

Rusk County plans to raise effective tax rate for 2012

Rusk County commissioners voted Monday to increase the tax rate slightly less than 3 percent to fund a budget less than $36 million.