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Dogwood Festival Queen's Weekend Parade

A big crowd turned out Saturday for the Tyler County Dogwood Festival Queen's Weekend Parade, and enjoyed a parade that lasted more than an hour, featuring floats, classic cars, etc. Here's a photo of the Queens float featuring the 2022 Dogwood Queen,…

Dogwood Festival Dogwood Dash winners photo

Tyler County Dogwood Festival Queen's Weekend begins with the Annual Dogwood Dash in Woodville. There was a great turnout this morning with beautiful weather for a 5K run. Here's a photo of the winners in this years event. Congratulations to Overall Female winner Alyssa Mabry, 17, from Colmesneil with a time of 23.09, and male overall winner…
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Babin, other GOP leaders stand behind Trump

By Chris Edwardscedwards@polkcountypublishing.com When news broke on Thursday that the Manhattan District Attorney’s office confirmed a multiple-count indictment of former president Donald Trump, many Republican lawmakers backed Trump, including Texas congressman Brian Babin (R-Woodville). Babin issued a statement through Twitter following news of…
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Suspect arrested in shooting death

By Tony Farkassjntnews@gmail.com WILLIS — After a day on the run, the San Jacinto County Sheriff’s Office has the suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a Coldspring teenager in custody. Sheriff Greg Capers said Joshua Escobar, 19, turned himself into the Sheriff’s Office on Saturday evening, and was charged with murder. He currently is…
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Trinity County resident dies in boating mishap

Trinity Fire Department personnel assisted in a search for a missing man, who was found dead early Wednesday morning. By Tony Farkaseditor@trinityconews.com A resident of Trinity County died March 21 after high winds capsized his boat in Lake Livingston. Sheriff Woody Wallace said in a release that Jerry Lynn Bailey, 74, a resident of the Hawg…
Trinity Fire Department personnel assisted in a search for a missing man, who was found dead early Wednesday morning.

Sting Ray Anthony to present ‘Jukebox Rocks’ at Pines Theater

By Jody GoezContributing Writer Sting Ray Anthony will present “Jukebox Rocks” with special guests, “Shake Rattle & Roll” at 7 p.m. March 31 at the Pines Theater in Lufkin. For reservations, call Steve Fountain at 832-312-0074 or email stevemdxelvis@gmail.com. Do you remember saddle shoes and poodle skirts? How about jukeboxes and cars with fins?…
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Tribe member selected as Dogwood duchess

Marleigh Robinson From Enterprise Staff Marleigh Robinson has been selected to represent the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas in the 80th annual Tyler County Dogwood Festival in Woodville March 27-April 1. Robinson will join 24 other visiting duchesses from Southeast Texas to participate in a number of events such as a breakfast for duchesses,…
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Saturday Rodeo exciting close to Dogwood Festival Western Weekend

Western Weekend is the second of three weeks of the Annual Tyler County Dogwood Festival. The weekend featured a parade and two rodeos. Both Friday and Saturday events drew a good crowd who enjoyed exciting rodeo action for both the crowd and participants, though the crowd probably enjoyed this young woman's ride more than she. Next weekend is…
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Suspect arrested in shooting death

By Tony Farkas sjntnews@gmail.com WILLIS — After a day on the run, the San Jacinto County Sheriff’s Office has the suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a Coldspring teenager in custody. Sheriff Greg Capers said Joshua Escobar, 19, turned himself into the Sheriff’s Office on Saturday evening, and was charged with murder. He currently is…
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Corrigan-Camden ISD names lone finalist

The Corrigan-Camden ISD board voted Thursday to name Dr. Keith Brooks as its lone finalist for superintendent of schools. He currently serves as the assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction at Sheldon ISD. Brooks has 22 years of experience in education, 13 of which have been in administration. He has served as a principal at every…
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TCSO offering career opportunity

By Chris Edwardsnews@tylercountybooster.com TYLER COUNTY – Tyler County Sheriff Bryan Weatherford announced last week that a new opportunity is available for county residents who are interested in pursuing a law enforcement career. The Tyler County Sheriff’s Office will award up to two individuals an opportunity to attend a local law enforcement…
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Head-on collision results in fatality

Stock Photo From Staff Reports HOUSTON COUNTY – On March 16, a Texas Department of Public Safety report stated that a woman had died after a head-on collision on FM 229 near the 666-mile marker, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. The accident happened around 7:15 a.m. when a 2005 Hyundai passenger car heading north drove into the…
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Sheriff investigates gas scam

A box truck driven by two suspects attempted to steal diesel fuel from a store in Shepherd. Courtesy photos SJNT staff Law enforcement officials are searching for the suspects who attempted to steal fuel.SHEPHERD — The San Jacinto County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an attempt to steal diesel fuel through the use of gift cards and storage…
A box truck driven by two suspects attempted to steal diesel fuel from a store in Shepherd. Courtesy photos

Western Weekend continues festival

Mutton Bustin’ is always a popular and fun event at the annual Western Weekend Lions Club Rodeo. Booster file photo by Jim Powers By Chris Edwardsnews@tylercountybooster.com WOODVILLE – Now that the annual Dogwood Festival is in week two, that can only mean one thing: Western Weekend is among us. Tyler Countians and visitors, alike, will be able…
Mutton Bustin’ is always a popular and fun event at the annual Western Weekend Lions Club Rodeo. Booster file photo by Jim Powers

TPWD seeking input for the 2024 land, water plan

From Enterprise Staff The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is seeking public input to help inform future management directions of the agency. TPWD’s mission is to manage and conserve the natural and cultural resources of Texas and to provide hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation opportunities for the use and enjoyment of present and…
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Livingston man charged in shooting

From Enterprise Staff A Livingston man has now been charged with murder from an incident occurring in November. On Nov. 16, 2022, The Polk County Sheriff’s Office received an emergency call near Holly Hill Road in Livingston back on Nov. 16, 2022, in reference to a male subject who had sustained a gunshot wound. Sheriff’s deputies and detectives…
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Continuing to look for suspects

The Livingston Police Department is currently investigating a several thefts that have occurred over the past month at local businesses. The people in these photos are persons of interest in separate investigations. Those who recognize any of the people in the photos are asked to contact the police department at 936-327-3117.
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