top story
  • 0

Pineland City Council will meet in regular session on Tuesday, May 19, at 5:30 p.m. Pineland Council meets each month on the third Tuesday. The public is welcome to attend. An agenda has not yet been obtained.

top story
  • 0

The Sabine County Hospital District Board of Directors will meet in regular session on Monday, May 18, at 5:30 p.m. Agenda items include reports from both Sabine County Hospital Administrator, and Sabine County EMS Administrator. Discussion and possible action to appoint a board member to th…

  • 0

A public access recreational area has been in the works for several years, beginning with a group of residents who raised both money and awareness to meet the goal. Sabine County Judge Daryl Melton notified members of the Great East Texas Outdoor Fest, that the project has moved a step close…

  • 0

City officials in Pineland agreed city hall, along with the library and city park would remain closed until the May 4 meeting. The state emergency declaration will end, and we will have more direction on how to address the issue moving forward, Councilman Tracy "T.A." Lane commented.

  • 0

San Augustine Commissioners Court will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14 at the San Augustine County Courthouse on Columbia Street. The Public is welcome to attend.

  • 0

Spring has sprung and I hope it will last a while before the really HOT summer sets in. Everything has started to green up and a few things are blooming.  People are getting their boats ready for time on the lakes and some are planning trips for the Easter holidays.  The Coronavirus has arri…

  • 0

Don’t forget that Friday is Valentine’s Day; a small gift or gesture can sure make a man’s quality of life better.  Remember, behind every good man are several good women.

  • 0

This core group of faithful Democrats from Sabine, San Augustine and Shelby counties met recently to share ideas and strategies for the upcoming primary race on March 3.  This motivated group will work together to ensure the Democratic brand is recognized throughout Sabine, San Augustine and…

top story
  • 0

The Sabine County Republican Party is hosting a candidate forum on Thursday, January 23 beginning at 6:00 pm at the Sr. Citizens Nutrition Center in Hemphill. All Republican candidates or their representative in the March 3rd primary are invited. 

top story
  • 0

A huge error in appraisal value of a home has county entities scrambling to correct tax rates, and budgets ahead of state deadlines. How did this happen? Sabine County Appraisal District explains how the error occurred in the attached video, and what is being done to remedy future mistakes.

  • 0

​It has been really hot and humid the last few days and we need to be extra careful while doing outside chores. We are in the prime time of hurricane season and there have been and are still some systems to watch; always be prepared for the worst and hope for the best.  

  • 0

Sabine County Hospital District proposed property tax rate is set to decrease in 2019, as the valuation rise. The SCH Board of Directors voted on a 2019 proposed tax rate of .16837269 per $100 valuation. The 2018 property tax rate was .20744610 per $100 valuation. A decrease of .03907341 bel…

special report
  • 0

New Texas laws go into effect this Sunday, Sept. 1 which were passed by the Texas Legislature earlier this year. Here are a few of the big ones.

  • 0

 Five things you may need to know from the Capitol