Texas Street, and Oak Street are both two way but only one vehicle can travel down the roadway at a time. There are a couple of options but no one has acted on either.
I’ve lived in the Chinquapin community for 14 years now. It’s my home. I just learned last week that an oil company , PA Prospects LLC out of Montana has purchased 257 acres with the intentions of putting a 65 acre chemical dump less than a mile from my house. Now...... if we as citizens ne…
“Great place! We were at the beach by the dam and my hubby lost his Aggie Ring (Texas A&M Class of 95 - William Sleeper III) the weekend before the 4th of July - we went out today with metal detectors to look for it and the water is so low that I'm willing to bet someone found it and pi…
Seven people died from tainted Tylenol 36 years ago, still unsolved. Bio-terrorism is defined as the intentional release of viruses, bacteria, or any other germ that can sicken or kill people, livestock or crops intentionally. Almost all products are sealed. Is it possible Blue Bell will nee…
According to discussion as lease renewal proceeds the company may feel it to be more cost effective to relocate, and if they do so outside the city limits the cost will be huge for residents in Hemphill putting a damper on both utility sales, and sales tax benefits.
"What's that building going to be?" Builders pour foundation as new Family Dollar Store in Milam begins to take shape. The intersection of Highway 21, and Highway 87 is along the historic route south as settlers made their way into Texas. The outskirts of no-mans land. The trifecta of the pi…
Sabine County Commissioners unanimously elected Precinct 2 Commissioner Jimmy McDaniel as Sabine County Judge Pro Tem. McDaniel as served in the position for the past 12-years. Filling in as Judge after the untimely passing of Judge Watson.
I am 69 years old and have been politically informed and active for the last 51 years. This has involved reading about issues and candidates, attending public forums, listening to both sides and ultimately working for the candidate of my choice.
Sabine County Ag Agent Ronald Barlow gave a brief update on sign-in for the annual spring livestock show. He said the event will be a couple of weeks earlier in the year. The event usually falls on Easter weekend.
At 9:10 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Newton County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a burglary in progress at the Newton County Correctional Center (originally Fillyaw Correctional Center).
Leslie Lockey, 53, was booked into San Augustine County Jail on Sept. 19, and charged with two felony counts of burglary of habitation.
The annual selfie, Congressman Gohmert and I don't always agree but we always take a selfie and share ideas. I think this is number 12. Treating others with respect is one thing we do agree upon.
Hemphill VFD was dispatched to Robinson Road, off of FM 944 at approximately 1 p.m. after a report of a vehicle fire. Firefighters arrived to find a Ford pick-up truck engulfed in flames. The fire was quickly extinguished. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is not known at this time.
It's nearly been a year since 2-year-old Mason Rivers was found drowned in the Jacuzzi tub of a neighbor's pool, and according to a recent court order Christina Rivers of Zwolle will not face a jury trial in his death.