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2 college students placed on probation for remainder of educational career for using gun to scare suspected burglar

2 college students placed on probation for remainder of educational career for using gun to scare suspected burglar

Two Gonzaga University students are on probation for the rest of their time at the Washington state school for using a gun to scare a man they say was trying to barge into their apartment, their lawyer said Tuesday.

PTISD trustees vote 5-2 for new VP, keep Peck

On Monday, November 4, the Pine Tree Independent School District Board of Trustees held a Special Meeting concern
ETX high school to host 'Turkey Trot' benefitting district's primary special needs students

ETX high school to host 'Turkey Trot' benefitting district's primary special needs students

Friday, November 15th at 8:45 a.m., the Lufkin High School Cross Country Teams will be hosting a "Turkey Trot" for the special needs students at Herty Primary.

Region 7 educating teachers on classroom technology

More and more educators are learning how important it is to use technology in the classroom and Region 7 teachers are adapting.
Where to celebrate Veterans Day in ETX

Where to celebrate Veterans Day in ETX

Veterans Day is just days away and what better way to celebrate than gather with friends, family and our beloved Veterans to celebrate America's heroes who put their lives on the line so we may enjoy the rights we do.
LISD agriculture building set to open

LISD agriculture building set to open

The Lindale Independent School District will celebrate the opening of the district’s newly renovated agricultural sciences facility on Tuesday, November 12. The grand opening celebration will begin at 3:00 p.m.
WOISD to honor Veterans before Friday night football game

WOISD to honor Veterans before Friday night football game

The White Oak Independent School District will be hosting a pre-game Veteran's tribute prior to the Roughnecks' game with Jefferson, Friday, November 8.
'To Kill A Mockingbird' coming to TJC

'To Kill A Mockingbird' coming to TJC

The Finches, Scout, Jem and Atticus, are coming to Tyler Junior College.
Tyler ISD campuses to honor Veterans with ceremonies

Tyler ISD campuses to honor Veterans with ceremonies

Many Tyler ISD campuses will honor the men and women who have served and are serving our country with special ceremonies and events in remembrance of VeteransDay.
Students relocated at Lufkin primary due to leak

Students relocated at Lufkin primary due to leak

Special Education students at a Lufkin primary school have been relocated for the day due to a leak.

PTISD holds special meeting to review superintendent's performance, add 'reorganization' to next agenda

The Pine Tree ISD School Board held a Special Meeting, Monday, November 4, concerning the evaluation for Superintendent, Dr. T.J. Farler.
Kilgore College, UT-Tyler Longview University Center partnering for student success

Kilgore College, UT-Tyler Longview University Center partnering for student success

Kilgore College and The University of Texas at Tyler are continuing their long history of partnership and cooperation with new programs and efforts designed to increase student success in Gregg County and the surrounding area.

VIDEO: Bullying allegedly getting out of hand at ETX high school

It's what some parents are calling a complete nightmare. They say students in the Spring Hill School District are being bullied, and there's nothing being done to stop it.
Pine Tree Middle School, Junior High robotics teams bring home awards

Pine Tree Middle School, Junior High robotics teams bring home awards

Students from two Pine Tree campuses brought home trophies at the Region VII Robotics competition on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 in Lufkin, Texas.
Winona ISD experiencing power outage, classes will continue as normal

Winona ISD experiencing power outage, classes will continue as normal

The Winona Independent School District is currently experiencing a power outage. Connie Gibbs, spokeswoman for Winona ISD tells KETK, the power has gone out but classes will continue as normal.