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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.