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Texas Wesleyan University awarded former ETX college endowment funds

Texas Wesleyan University awarded former ETX college endowment funds

Texas Wesleyan University has been awarded $1.24 million for need-based scholarships by the state of Texas.
Police charge 2 more with cruelty to animal in Klein Shelter case

Police charge 2 more with cruelty to animal in Klein Shelter case

Authorities have arrested two more people in connection with the Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville.
Jacksonville hospital penalized for patient safety

Jacksonville hospital penalized for patient safety

An East Texas hospital will face a Medicare penalty for a high rate of potentially avoidable mistakes that can harm patients, according to Kaiser Health News.

Update: State revokes Jacksonville animal shelter's quarantine certification

Jacksonville police arrested a manager of the Klein Animal Shelter Friday morning for animal torture.

Financial classes available for people of all ages

A group out of Jacksonville is teaching children from preschool to college how to smartly manage money. The group is Gateway to Financial Literacy. But, that wasn't always their title.
4 Jacksonville teens arrested for alleged attempted burglary

4 Jacksonville teens arrested for alleged attempted burglary

Four teens were arrested for an alleged attempted burglary.
Jim Swink, "Rusk Rambler," dies

Jim Swink, "Rusk Rambler," dies

An East Texas legend has passed away. Jim Swink, the Rusk Rambler, died Wednesday at the age of 78 due to complications of lymphoma.
Jacksonville mayor dies at 74

Jacksonville mayor dies at 74

According to Jacksonville city manager Mo Raissi, Jacksonville Mayor Kenneth Melvin passed away today around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in an area hospice care facility.
Robber holds up Jacksonville business

Robber holds up Jacksonville business

The Jacksonville Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a local business.
Jacksonville Police searching for alleged robbery suspect

Jacksonville Police searching for alleged robbery suspect

The Jacksonville Police Department is currently searching for a suspect who is wanted for allegedly robbing a gas station at gunpoint.
Authorities identify mother, child killed in ETX fire

Authorities identify mother, child killed in ETX fire

Authorities have identified a mother and young child who were killed in a recent Cherokee County fire.
3 arrested in Jacksonville drug raid, sheriff says

3 arrested in Jacksonville drug raid, sheriff says

Authorities arrested three people early Tuesday during a drug raid at a Jacksonville home.
Board asks for input on Jacksonville ISD superintendent search

Board asks for input on Jacksonville ISD superintendent search

The Jacksonville Independent School District Board of Trustees has employed Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Executive Search Services to assist with the search for a new superintendent to replace Dr.

Jacksonville talks after 5-OT win over Nacogdoches

It took five overtimes, but Jacksonville beat Nacogdoches 85-79 Friday night at the Tomato Bowl. It's not the first time these teams have had an overtime thriller.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Lindale glides by Jacksonville 38-15

The Jacksonville Indians were ready to defend their home turf, the historic Tomato Bowl, Friday night However, the Lindale Eagles had a different story gliding by the Indians, 38-15.