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LIST: Wed church services, school and business delays, cancellations for Thursday, Feb. 26

LIST: Wed church services, school and business delays, cancellations for Thursday, Feb. 26

With the possibility of icy conditions over night, schools in East Texas may be delaying or canceling classes. Businesses and other organizations may also have delayed openings or cancelations.
LIST: School and business delays, cancellations for Tuesday, Feb. 24

LIST: School and business delays, cancellations for Tuesday, Feb. 24

With the possibility of wintry weather over the next 24 hours, schools in East Texas may be delaying or canceling classes. Businesses and other organizations may also have delayed openings or cancelations.

Site releases rankings of best schools in Texas

Niche, a company providing reviews and rankings, has released their version of the top high schools in Texas.
ETX student rewarded for good deed

ETX student rewarded for good deed

A Tyler ISD student was recognized this week after a noble act gained the attention of the Tyler ISD Police Department.
Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

 A nonprofit company looking to open a treatment facility for boys with severe behavioral issues in Gladewater has withdrawn its application for licensing with the state.

Longhorns 'Hook 'Em' a Buckeye, Traylor accepts UT coaching position

An East Texas football coach and athletic director is heading to the "Forty Acres."
Jacksonville ISD names lone finalist for superintendent

Jacksonville ISD names lone finalist for superintendent

The Jacksonville Independent School District Board of Trustees, at its February 11, 2015 meeting, named Dr. Chad Kelly as finalist for superintendent of schools. By law, the Board must now wait 21 days before voting to hire Dr. Kelly.

VIDEO: SFA coach 'shakes it off' for Nacogdoches Area United Way, ESPN

For 10 weeks, the nation’s top coaches will be counting on fans like you to vote for their favorite charity.
Gilmer HC to continue interview process with Longhorns on Tuesday

Gilmer HC to continue interview process with Longhorns on Tuesday

An East Texas head football coach and athletic director will continue interviewing with the Texas Longhorns on Tuesday.
Gilmer coach being looked at for position at Texas

Gilmer coach being looked at for position at Texas

"The Eyes of Texas" are upon one of the greatest coaches to ever grace East Texas.

Weather balloon unexpectedly lands on Brook Hill School

The Brook Hill School had an unexpected science lesson land right on their campus Thursday. A weather balloon from Fort Worth fell from the sky and landed right in their backyard.

VIDEO: School asks parents to donate wine when dropping off, picking up kids

Wine and school usually don't mix, but parents of students at Cottonwood Classical Preparatory School in Albuquerque, New Mexico were told they can donate wine in the student drop-off and pick-up area.

VIDEO: 'Teacher of the Year' charged with 3 counts of child rape

 A former Washington state Regional Teacher of the Year has been charged with three counts of third degree child rape.
LIST: ETX recruits sign letters of intent on National Signing Day

LIST: ETX recruits sign letters of intent on National Signing Day

Recruits across East Texas and the nation have officially signed letters of intent to play athletics at the collegiate level. KETK was there as dreams came true across the "Piney Woods."
Sole finalist for A&M president chosen

Sole finalist for A&M president chosen

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