Nacogdoches County Republicans have heard the alarm bells of major Democratic gains, and the wake-up call is sending them back to school to focus on strategy and voter engagement.
As part of an effort to do mission work in their own backyard, Westminster Presbyterian Church is partnering with the Nacogdoches Fire Department and the American Red Cross to provide smoke detectors to Nacogdoches residents this week.
Betty Sanders still remembers all those years ago when her teacher, Mrs. Lockett, told the then first-grader that she would become a teacher herself.
Seeing an elderly gentleman reading the farming news recently reminded me of our old home place in Swift. Grandpa Gibbs would sit out on our front porch often, semi-reclined in his rocking chair, reading or leaning back to sun himself, until one day he dozed off and his chair flipped over ba…
When Arlandus Chimney opened his first martial arts school eight years ago in Jasper, he knew he wanted it to be about more than teaching people how to fight.
Gov. Greg Abbott signed an executive order this week extending the life of the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners until 2021 after lawmakers in Austin couldn’t reach a deal to keep the licensing agency in business.