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Four men behind bars after deputies find cocaine in their vehicle

Four men behind bars after deputies find cocaine in their vehicle

Four men are now behind bars after deputies find drugs and weapons in their vehicles late Saturday night. It happened around 10:00 p.m. on Highway 59 in Nacogdoches County on Saturday, December 28, 2013. 
Maintenance man finds toddler unattended in apartment; father arrested

Maintenance man finds toddler unattended in apartment; father arrested

A maintenance man entered a Nacogdoches apartment around 2:00 on Wednesday afternoon to find a two year old boy playing with toys inside alone. The boy had been left in the apartment by his father, Howard Terrell Dodd, 28.

Whitehouse QB Patrick Mahomes leads 4A All-State Team

Whitehouse quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who led the Wildcats to an unbeaten regular season and a 12-1 record overall, was named the offensive Player of the Year today on the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 4A all-state football team
Officials add child sexual assault charge to former ETX school cafeteria worker

Officials add child sexual assault charge to former ETX school cafeteria worker

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office has filed two more felony charges against Justin Lejeune who has been in custody since Dec
Clint Conque announced as new football coach at SFA

Clint Conque announced as new football coach at SFA

The University of Central Arkansas website is reporting that head football coach Clint Conque is leaving UCA to be the next head coach at SFA. SFA parted ways with JC Harper after the season ended. From UCAsports.com:
ETX Crime Stoppers seek suspects who allegedly swiped rifle, utility trailer from hunting camp

ETX Crime Stoppers seek suspects who allegedly swiped rifle, utility trailer from hunting camp

The Nacogdoches Crime Stoppers organization is seeking information on a November, 2013, burglary of a hunting camp on County Road 445 in the Etoile community.
ETX man arrested after confessing to sexually assaulting child

ETX man arrested after confessing to sexually assaulting child

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office has arrested a local man for indecency with a child.
'Numerous unknown victims' possible in massive Nacogdoches pornography bust involving NHS cafeteria worker

'Numerous unknown victims' possible in massive Nacogdoches pornography bust involving NHS cafeteria worker

A Nacogdoches man was arrested after investigators discovered hidden cameras throughout his house and "massive amounts of pornography".
SFA buys out football coach J. C. Harper

SFA buys out football coach J. C. Harper

Kevin Gore of the Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel tells KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner that SFA has bought out its football coach. J. C. Harper is out after seven seasons as head coach of the Lumberjacks.
NHS choir members earn spots on Honor Choir

NHS choir members earn spots on Honor Choir

Five Nacogdoches High School Treble Chorus members made the Honor Choir during a competition Saturday, Nov. 9, at Lufkin High School.
Man stabbed to death in Nacogdoches; Woman arrested on scene

Man stabbed to death in Nacogdoches; Woman arrested on scene

A Nacogdoches man was stabbed to death late Thursday night, according to the Nacogdoches Police Department.
Man allegedly shoots brother with shotgun, could face charges

Man allegedly shoots brother with shotgun, could face charges

Authorities are investigating a shooting involving brothers that occurred Tuesday night.

Historic ETX hotel closes its doors

A historic hotel in the oldest town in Texas officially closed on Tuesday. Hotel Fredonia in Nacogdoches opened in 1955 and is a landmark in downtown Nacogdoches.
Historic ETX hotel shutting down

Historic ETX hotel shutting down

According to the Nacogdoches Economic Development Corporation the historic Hotel Fredonia in the oldest town in Texas, is shutting its doors.
ETX officials arrest 1 in meth lab bust

ETX officials arrest 1 in meth lab bust

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office arrested a local man after seizing a methamphetamine lab earlier this week. Brian Molanders, 26, was arrested and charged with possession of chemicals with intent to manufacture drugs.