February 11, 2016 RSS feed / News

Smith County grand jury indicts Troup, Arp, Rusk residents; two remain in county jail

The Grand Jury of the 7th Judicial District Court of Smith County recently returned indictments including these from this area: Brendyn Holt, 23, reported to live in the 200 block of West Paschal in Troup, was indicted on Manufacture/Delivery of a Co More...

FSA accepting emergency loan applications

Applications for emergency farm loans for losses caused by severe storms, tornados, straight-line winds, and flooding beginning October 22, through October 31, 2015, are being accepted at the Farm Service Agency office located in Tyler as of today ac More...

Calf catching —

Savanna Cox (above) “rides” the tail of a calf during the scramble. Troup FFA had three young ladies do their very best in the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo calf scramble. More...

Reverse Raffle to return March 5

The Whitehouse Chamber of Commerce Reverse Raffle is coming soon. The March 5 event is just around the corner. Tickets are $150 and allow two people to enjoy a catfish, chicken and BBQ buffet, beverages, and a chance to win $10,000. More...

Quilters Guild ready for Feb. 11 workshop

The Quilters’ Guild of East Texas will hold their monthly meeting and program Thursday, Feb. 11 at The First Christian Church, 4202 South Broadway Avenue, Tyler with a social and check-in at 9:30 a.m. The public is welcome to attend. More...

Republican Party to host candidate forum Feb. 16

The Republican Party of Cherokee County Texas will host a candidate forum in the Buckner Chapel auditorium, 105 B.J. Albritton Drive, on the campus of Jacksonville College in Jacksonville. Admission is free and the public is welcome. More...

Smith County Constable seeks three residents

The Smith County Precinct 3 Constable’s office is currently trying to locate the following individuals. If anyone has any information, call 903-590-4729 and ask for Cindy Carnes or Katrina Kam. All information will be kept confidential. More...