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Severe weather predicted for Wednesday

Wednesday Wednesday's greatest severe weather potential will be from east Texas and southeast Oklahoma to parts of Arkansas and Louisiana. Damaging winds, large hail...

UPSHUR COURT EYES GRANT TO ENFORCE DWI LAW

GILMER--Upshur County Commissioners Court on Friday will consider approving Sheriff Larry Webb's application for state grant funds to step up enforcement against drunk driving. Considering...

MAN DIES AFTER BECOMING ILL IN UPSHUR JAIL

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--The Texas Rangers are investigating the death of a 40-year-old Pittsburg area man who died Sunday night in a Longview hospital after...

Fatal crash in Rusk County

According to a release from State Trooper Jean Dark, this morning at approximately 7:22, troopers responded to a two vehicle fatal crash on US-79...

Big Sandy City Council considers measure to limit VFD funds

By Kate Kirby According to Fire Chief Jeff Jones, the Big Sandy City Council will consider removing the optional $2.00 donation from the Big Sandy...

NOBODY HURT IN DRIVE-BY SHOOTING OFF FM 1002

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--The Upshur County Sheriff's Office is investigating a rural drive-by shooting in which nobody was injured Sunday night on FM 1002, said...

Big Sandy Man Indicted on Murder Charges

By Kate Kirby An Upshur County Grand Jury has indicted Randell Jay Phillips, age 42 of Big Sandy, for the offense of Felony Murder, according...

UPSHUR TO EXPAND GLADE TAX BRANCH HOURS

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Upshur County Commissioners Court last week approved having two commissioners oversee the construction of a drive-through window at County Tax Assessor-Collector Luann...

Meeting with the President of the United States

Hawkins, TX – Dr. Lester C. Newman (far right), President of Jarvis Christian College, and 32 UNCF member-institution presidents participated in an unprecedented meeting...

Four injured in multi-vehicle crash on IH-20 westbound, traffic stopped

According to a release from State Troopers, there is a multi vehicle crash on IH-20 near the 617 mile marker, westbound.  As of 11...
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