Sabine County, Texas
The City of Pineland will have three local election positions up for grabs in the May 1, 2021, elections. Filing to be on the ballot will end on Feb. 12. The three seats are Mayor, currently held by Randy Burch; two city council seats, held by Alissa Barnett and Joseph Lane
Come eat with us. East Sabine Senior Services in Hemphill, located on 561 Starr Street. The lunch bell rings at 11 a.m. January menu is attached.
Serving Sabine County the Sabine County Food Pantry has distribution on each Tuesday from 1-5 p.m. Please bring proof of residency and a box to carry pantry item home in. The Pantry is located at 313 Dogwood Street in Pineland.
Newton County committee needs your input on work to improve high-speed internet access and use across county
In recent days our country has endured great challenges. These trials were met with great bravery from law enforcement who put themselves in the line of danger to protect the United States Capitol from civil unrest. Similarly, facing credible threats, an additional deployment of Texas State …
On January 25, 1839 the Lone Star flag was adopted by the Third Congress of the Republic of Texas as the national flag since Texas was an independent nation at that time. When Texas joined the United States as the 28th state six years later, the national flag became the state flag.
The newly renovated Six Mile Boat Ramp off Highway 87 south in Sabine County was opened to the public today. It closed temporarily as the parking spaces were stripped.
COVID-19 numbers in Sabine County appear to be leveling off, at least that is what everyone in the medical community is hoping for.
Sabine County Hospital administrator, Jerry Howell and providers Dr. Greg Backofen, Mike Dickinson, PA, Chris Melcher, PA and Mareike Gay, FNP receive first dose of Covid-19 vaccine.
Cheyenne Hill Is one of three Pendleton Harbor Volunteer firefighters killed in a weekend motor vehicle accident in Sabine County. Hill was not on an emergency call when the crash occurred. A GoFundMe account has been set up.
Monday, January 18 we remember Martin Luther King: Martin Luther King Jr. (born Michael King Jr.; January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination…
The City of Pineland would like to welcome our newest officer Johnny Jackson. Jackson served many years on the Sabine County Sheriff’s Office. most recently he was sworn-in after being elected Sabine County Constable Precinct 2, on Jan. 1, 2020.
On Saturday January 9th the West Sabine FFA Junior Livestock Exhibitors checked in 30 animal projects for the Sabine County Junior Livestock show.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2021– Nestlé Prepared Foods, a Mt. Sterling, Ky. establishment, is recalling approximately 762,615 pounds of not-ready-to-eat (NRTE) pepperoni hot pockets product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic, the U.S. …
18-years later, residents still remember exactly where they were at the moment Space Shuttle Columbia fell to Earth over the woods of East Texas.
Man Charged with $5 Million COVID-Relief Fraud Individual Copied List of Names off the Internet and Claimed Them as Employees
Crews are in the Lowe’s Creek area of Sabine County making repairs. This issue is affecting approximately 1,250 members. The issue will be resolved soon. No need to report your outage. Thank you for your patience.
The Gaines-Oliphint House may be the oldest Pre-Republic, Anglo-American structure that exists in Texas today. It was built about 1818 by James D. Taylor Gaines who was a double first cousin to General Edward Pendleton Gaines of the United States Army. [1. The Men Who Made Texas Free by Sam …
Snow doesn’t happen often In East Texas, and when it does we will build a snowman. Residents spent snow day 2021 making memories and building their own version of the man of ice. In Sabine County, the central and northern ends of Toledo Bend Lake appeared to have a heavier layer of snowfall.…
Below you will find a list of upcoming COVID testing sites in Deep East Texas, as well as a link to a state map which shows where the COVID vaccine and therapeutics will be available.
DETEC is currently reporting approximately 3,000 winter weather related outages. Crews are responding as quickly and as safely as possible. Unfortunately road conditions are extremely hazardous as temperatures continue to drop and precipitation is still falling.
ALERT: The Lufkin District will begin pre-treating US 59 and US 259, along with elevated surfaces and known trouble spots today and continue through Friday in all nine counties ahead of expected winter weather. Re-treatment will occur Sunday evening into Monday as needed.
BCBSTX statement CommonSpirit Health agreement:Through determined efforts on both sides, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas has reached an agreementwith CommonSpirit Health.“We advocated on our members’ behalf to keep health care prices affordable, particularly during a global pandemic when…
A Winter Storm Warning and a Winter Weather Advisory are in effect from 2:00 pm this afternoon through 8:00 am Monday morning. Widespread snowfall accumulations of 1-4 inches will be possible with the higher amounts expected in the warning area. #TXwx #LAwx #ARwx #OKwx #Snow
Capt. Scooby, it’s cold outside on Toledo Bend today...windy and white caping. So let’s go inside, to a Hot Room... just to show ya how Capt. applies clear coat to a graphite rod with a Blow torch!! Time to make a few more... Mudfish (guide series) Ladies Rods... 6’ and light as a feather wi…