NACOGDOCHES — There’s nothing quite like a cemetery to connect present and past.
NACOGDOCHES — During a presentation detailing how the pandemic affected the Nacogdoches County Expo and Civic Center, director Anita Scott paused to deliver the city council a piece of good news.
NACOGDOCHES — A new documentary by Austin-based filmmaker Curtis Craven lifts the veil of the Pine Curtain and takes viewers deep into the woods of East Texas where money really does grow from trees.
NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University graduate Richard Robichaux has landed a role in the new Disney+ show “Big Shot,” an original series streaming April 16.
The Texas Blueberry Festival will begin with the Blueberry Bluegrass Concert in the Park from 6-9:30 p.m. June 11 at Festival Park in downtown Nacogdoches. This free outdoor concert will allow for social distancing, and organizers encourage attendees to bring blankets and lawn chairs.
NACOGDOCHES — A Texas House committee last week advanced an elections bill authored in part by state Reps. Travis Clardy and Trent Ashby that would make it a state-jail felony for local election officials to distribute an application to vote by mail to a voter who didn’t request one.
NACOGDOCHES — Dr. A.C. “Buddy” Himes, dean of the College of Fine Arts at Stephen F. Austin State University, will retire effective May 31 after 47 years of service in both secondary and higher education.
NACOGDOCHES — A Stephen F. Austin State University student accused of accessing child pornography on the university’s computer network is facing two felony charges after an investigation by multiple law enforcement agencies.
NACOGDOCHES — Joining the Western Athletic Conference made solid financial sense for Stephen F. Austin State University despite increased travel for men’s and women’s basketball teams, Athletic Director Ryan Ivey told members of the Nacogdoches Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday.
NACOGDOCHES — The Shelby County man federal prosecutors call the "Dark Web Cannibal" is serving his 40-year sentence at a prison in Arizona with a specialized treatment program for sex offenders.
NACOGDOCHES — For Camille Schrier, Miss America 2020, using her position to promote STEM education is one of her most important roles. The featured speaker at Stephen F. Austin State University’s Women in STEM luncheon, Schrier will tell her journey so far as a woman in STEM in hopes of enco…
NACOGDOCHES — There’s no aspect of life that hasn’t, in some way, been pummeled by the COVID-19 pandemic, but with a year’s worth of experience battling the plague, the local chapter of the Jaycees feel like it’s time to get back to work.
NACOGDOCHES — The baseball diamond was almost like church, a place of refuge and sanctuary for Black East Texans in the early part of the last century.
NACOGDOCHES — The majority of members of the State Board of Education are urging the public health officials to move public school employees to front of the line for coronavirus vaccines.
Texas will end the biennium with a $1 billion budget shortfall as result of the coronavirus pandemic, Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced Monday, the day before lawmakers gavel in for the 87th Texas Legislature and begin working on a slimmer budget.
NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University’s Dr. Hollie Gammel Smith will take over for outgoing Dean of Students Dr. Adam Peck when he departs for Illinois State University in January, the university announced Friday.
NACOGDOCHES — Nacogdoches County will receive more than 2,000 doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine next week, state health officials announced Friday.
NACOGDOCHES — Nacogdoches and much of Deep East Texas are facing tighter restrictions on retailers, restaurants and hospitals two days after the first doses of a coronavirus vaccine arrived in Texas.
NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University’s assistant vice president and dean of student affairs announced his resignation Monday, as well as his intention to take over a similar post at a university in his home state.
Nacogdoches police Monday morning arrested a Harris County couple wanted on multiple felony charges who were the source of an Amber Alert issued for two children.
NACOGDOCHES — Two Deep East Texas lawmakers have signed on to a bipartisan letter asking the Texas Education Agency to cancel or relax standardized testing this year, while an opposing group made up mostly of Dallas-area superintendents is asking the state to go forward with the accountabili…
NACOGDOCHES — Wednesday marked the 42nd anniversary of the notorious Jonestown Massacre, which claimed the lives of more than 900 people in a settlement in Guyana.
NACOGDOCHES — U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert stepped up his defense of President Donald Trump during a Thursday morning appearance on “Fox and Friends First” in which he called Americans who reject unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud “ignorant” and “biased.”
Nacogdoches ISD’s director of student support services will become the newest member of the State Board of Education in January.
Downtown Nacogdoches is often lauded for its historic buildings, and there are more than a few new opportunities for people to get their hands on these days.
NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University is expanding its footprint into the Brazos Valley and will begin offering early childhood and elementary education classes next fall at Texas A&M University’s RELLIS Campus in Bryan.
NACOGDOCHES — A federal grand jury has indicted a Nacogdoches woman on four counts of methamphetamine-related offenses, while her accused accomplice is charged with a single count of conspiracy.
Citing the financial burdens imposed on residents by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greater East Texas Community Action Program is pushing its rent and energy assistance programs to people in the region.
NACOGDOCHES — Six students accused by Stephen F. Austin State University officials of filing a false police report against a 17-year-old freshman have filed a federal lawsuit against the university, alleging a rush to judgment and violation of due process and seeking a restraining order to p…
NACOGDOCHES — A federal judge has issued a restraining order delaying disciplinary hearings for six students accused by Stephen F. Austin State University officials of filing a false police report against a 17-year-old freshman.
NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University President Scott Gordon condemned the actions of a group of students who filed a false police report on another student earlier this month in a statement issued Monday night.
NACOGDOCHES — A Shelby County man who federal prosecutors are calling the “Dark Web Cannibal” after he posted an online ad seeking to abuse, kill and eat a child, will spend 40 years in federal prison for child exploitation violations.
Two East Texas legislators are leading the bipartisan group putting pressure on Gov. Greg Abbott to develop a plan to expand high-speed internet access across the state as the coronavirus pandemic has “exacerbated existing disparities.”
NACOGDOCHES — A 22-year-old accused of sending unwanted messages and nude photos to his former high school teacher for more than a year was in jail Wednesday.
NACOGDOCHES — Deferring to numbers provided by the state, the Nacogdoches County Emergency Management Office updated the COVID-19 death toll at 49 — 17 more than the local office had reported up to Tuesday.
- Huntington residents sue Huntington ISD
- Cheshire to remain in jail without bond
- Bicyclist dies in hit-and-run accident early Saturday on Moffett Road overpass
- Best of Lufkin to allow online voting starting today
- Chief appraiser discusses rising home values
- One man dies in rollover wreck
- Widespread flash flooding reported around Lufkin; numerous trees, power lines down
- Boren resigns from city of Diboll
- Police ID bicyclist who died early Saturday; investigation shows accident was not a hit-and-run, as initially reported
- Family of Lufkin man shot in Tyler County sues Stittem Hill