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March 23, 2023
Property Fraud Alert (uslandrecords.com)
To watch the interview with Dr. Fox about hospital serial killer William Davis, click here.
Diagnostic Dilemma: East Texas woman raises awareness on bills protecting breast cancer coverage
March 19, 2023
To watch Rep. Matt Schaefer discuss his new bill on border security, click here.
To watch Rep. Matt Schaefer discuss school vouchers, click here.
March 17, 2023
To watch Rep. Cole Hefner discuss his new bill on border security, click here.
To watch Rep. Cole Hefner discuss his new bill on school vouchers, click here.
March 16, 2023
To receive severe weather alerts on your phone, sign up for First Alert Thundercall.
To check out Tyler ISD portable auctions, click here.
March 15, 2023
For more information on the discounted eye exams and eyeglasses offered at a Tyler Junior College Clinic, click here.
For more information on the Kilgore ISD settlement or to file a claim, click here.
Texas Rent Relief Program: CLICK HERE
March 14, 2023
For more information on how to apply for Texas pandemic aid for rent and utility relief, click here. Starting March 14, submit your application online or over the phone by calling the TRR call center at 833-9TX-RENT (833-989-7368).
For a look at all the events planned for Tyler’s Azalea & Spring Flower Trail, click here.
March 11, 2023
To see the full interview with East Texas Rep. Bryan Slaton about his bill to introduce a tax credit for “biblical family units,” click here.
To see the full list of dates the ADAC’s Prom Project will be open, click here.
March 10, 2023
WARNING FROM DPS: Texas DPS issues warning discouraging travel to Mexico during spring break; click here for information as well as to register your travel with the State Department’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program.
March 9, 2023
Road improvement projects coming to 73 City of Tyler streets. See the full list here.
To learn how you can volunteer for or otherwise help the American Red Cross, click here.
To learn how to clean your cast iron item, click here.
March 7, 2023
For more information on preliminary plans for downtown Tyler, click here.
For more information on the new Tyler fire fighter positions, click here.
March 6, 2023
Smithy County foreclosed property bidders can register and find training by clicking here.
For more information about Tyler Junior College’s Vision Care Clinic, click here.
To sign up for City of Lufkin Alerts, click here.
March 5, 2023
To donate to the Howard’s GoFundMe, click here.
To apply for the next installation of Downtown Tyler’s Art Alley, click here.
March 3, 2023
To report storm damage to the Texas Division of Emergency Management, click here.
March 2, 2023
Click here to read about the Weinermobile.
March 1, 2023
Click here to visit First Alert ThunderCall.
To learn about renters rights on Attorney General Ken Paxton’s page, click here.
Click here for FDA guidelines on plant-based milk. To comment, click here.
February 28, 2023
Click here to visit the Miracle League of Tyler website.
February 27, 2023
To apply to the DETCOG Regional Housing Authority, Section 8, Housing Choice Voucher Program, click here.
February 26, 2023
To donate to the Wylie Coyotes of Ukraine, click here.
February 24, 2023
WATCH: East Texas Now White House Correspondent Josh Rultenberg discusses economic, humanitarian impact of war on Ukraine Rultenberg talks all about the one year anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, including Zelenskyy’s message today and what commitments we can expect from the US going forward.
Friday is the last day the Deep East Texas Council of Governments is accepting completed surveys to submit to the Texas Broadband Office. If you’re concerned about broadband access in East Texas and would like to assist in spotting inaccuracies with the broadband map, click here.
For more information on the USDA’s water and environmental programs, click here.
February 23, 2023
Click here to read UT Tyler’s equal opportunity and diversity guidelines.
To find out more about Nac Safe Place, click here.
February 22, 2023
To see the full list of Women with Heart Scholarship winners, click here.
February 21, 2023
To donate to the “Texas Size Baby Shower” click here.
February 17, 2023
The City of Tyler has extended its storm cleanup by two weeks. Click here to learn more.
February 16, 2023
If you’d like to know more about Longview Metroplex Aquatics click here.
Wiley College sesquicentennial information: Click here
February 10, 2023
East Texas Hockey: The group is open to donations in order to continue to afford the rink times and the cost of equipment. If you want to learn more or sign up, click this link.
SNAP clients are encouraged to request their replacement food benefits by dialing 2-1-1 and selecting option 2. Recipients can also download Form H1855 on the HHSC website. Completed forms should be mailed to Texas Health and Human Services; P.O. Box 149027; Austin, TX; 78714-9027, or faxed to 1-877-447-2839. Replacement funds should be placed on Lone Star Cards within two business days of HHSC receiving the request.
The “Class Reunion Quartet” is an all-male a capella group that sings in four-part barbershop harmony. It’s part of the larger “East Texas Men In Harmony” chorus, which has members from all over the East Texas area. Learn more by clicking here.
February 9, 2023
For more information about East Texas Food Bank distributions, click here to visit their site, then choose the yellow “Find Food” tab at the top.
February 8, 2023
Click here to report winter storm damage: iSTAT Damage Surveys (texas.gov)
For more information on the illegal trading of wildlife as pets, click here.
February 7, 2023
To apply for Volunteer Fire Department Recruitment Resources grant funding, click here.
For more information about sending a Val-O-Gram to Hospice in the Pines, click here.
To report a report a tree limb in the road or a pothole to TxDOT, click here.
February 2, 2023
The Texas Division of Emergency Management is asking Smith County residents who have suffered damages to report them at: https://damage.tdem.texas.gov/.
According to a post from the Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office, the following roads have been closed due to high water as of 1 p.m.: CR 116, CR 122, CR 271, CR 274, CR 280, CR 302, CR 526, CR 620, CR 765, CR 794, CR 831, CR 850, CR 797
January 31, 2023
To view the fundraiser for Micah McAfoose, click here.
To view the fundraiser for Graylan Spring, click here.
January 27, 2023
Click here to read the Hibbs Institue Health Index Technical Report.
Click here to read the Hibbs Institute Health Index Brief.
For more information on HogStop and how to purchase the bait, click here.
January 26, 2023
Three days of events are planned next week in Hemphill to mark the 20th anniversary of the Space Shuttle Columbia tragedy in East Texas. Click here for more information.
To learn more about the 26th annual East Texas Gem and Jewelry Show in Tyler, click here.
For more from the Texas A&M Forest Service on how to prevent and report timber theft, click here.
January 23, 2023
Separate GoFundMe accounts have been set up for two SFA students killed in a wreck. Click here for more information.
For more information on Stephen Cameron’s efforts to preserve the LeTourneau houses, click here.
January 22, 2023
To learn more about Hindi’s Libraries, click here.
To see upcoming events hosted by the Nacogdoches Public Library, click here.
January 18, 2023
To see if you are eligible to donate blood: https://www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood/how-to-donate/eligibility-requirements.html
January 17, 2023
Tyler Sister Cities Organization is fundraising a second round of humanitarian relief for Ukrainian refugees in Poland. To learn more or make a contribution, click here.
For more information on how to donate to the Hoops for Coop fundraiser, call Troup ISD at 903-842-3067.
January 14, 2023
To see more of Longview’s Martin Luther King, Jr., Parade, click here.
January 12, 2023
To find tickets for the Nacogdoches County Historical Foundation’s fundraiser, click here. All proceeds go to the Zion Hill Baptist Church.
If you’d like to take a look at the progress being made of the demolition and construction of the new Kilgore College Walking bridge, click here for a live stream.
January 11, 2023
For more information about Tharseo Place, visit their website by clicking here.
January 10, 2023
If you’re a Gregg County resident and would like to sign up for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which supplies free books once a month to families with children ages 1 through 5 years of age, click here.
January 6, 2023
For more information about The Mentoring Alliance, visit their website by clicking here.
January 5, 2023
For more information on when you can see the International Space Station fly overhead, visit NASA’s website.
To learn more about the Family Crisis Center of East Texas, click here.
January 4, 2023
Nacogdoches residents interested in signing up for a CPR class can call 936-559-5709
For more information on The Fostering Collective certified babysitter training this Saturday, click here.
December 31, 2022
Veterans or first responders interested in coming to the Heroes Ranch can click here to learn more.
December 30, 2022
If you need a refund or reimbursement from Southwest Airlines, click here.
December 29, 2022
Any breastfeeding mother interested in becoming a donor can apply at Texasmilkbank.org.
To donate to Wylie Coyotes of Ukraine, CLICK HERE.
December 28, 2022
To learn more about Justin’s Kindness Project, click here.
December 17, 2022
Click here to donate to the Salvation Army or find out how to get rental or utility assistance.
December 15, 2022
To learn more about Angels and Elves ministry, click here.
December 14, 2022
Click here for more information on the Zion Hill Baptist Church or their Adopt-a-Pew Program.
December 12, 2022
If you would like to offer input on the Chapel Hill ISD additional safety methods, click here.
December 9, 2022
To purchase tickets to the Mirth & Merriment holiday event, visit the Texas Shakespeare Festival website by clicking here.
December 8, 2022
Winnsboro’s annual Christmas Parade is Thursday night. For details on this and other parades across the region, The East Texas Weekend has put together a list. Click here to find a holiday celebration near you.
To respond to Chapel Hill ISD’s school safety survey, click here.
December 7, 2022
To watch our full interview with Neal McCoy on Blake Shelton’s endorsement for him to fill his spot as a coach on The Voice, click here.
To purchase tickets for the TJC Apache Belles Christmas show, click here.
December 6, 2022
Deputy testifies against suspended Smith County constable, Curtis Traylor Harris. Read more here.
Rusk’s annual Christmas Parade is scheduled for Tuesday night. For details on this and other parades across the region, The East Texas Weekend has put together a list. Click here to find a holiday celebration near you.
December 5, 2022
Christmas parades are ready to roll in Lufkin, Carthage, and Daingerfield Monday night. For information on these and other parades, The East Texas Weekend has put together a list. Click here to find a holiday celebration near you.
December 2, 2022
If you are interested in signing up for the Promac Sport National Martial Arts Competition in Longview, you can find out how by clicking here.
December 1, 2022
To learn more about the salon services being offered by Tyler ISD cosmetology students, click here.
For more on how you can help the Bullard Volunteer Fire Department, click here.
November 30, 2022
Mistletoe and Magic information: Click here
Click here for information on helping Arp ISD’s Coach Butler who lost his home in a fire.
For more information about Christmas parades planned over the next month, The East Texas Weekend has put together a list. Click here to find a holiday celebration near you.
November 29, 2022
Lindale native shares experience of Coast Guard rescue mission: Click here
November 28, 2022
To see more information on travel impacts from the Mauna Loa volcano eruption in Hawaii, click here.
November 25, 2022
Click here to find out more about Wreaths Across America.
November 24, 2022
If you want to get more holiday shopping tips to combat inflation, click here.
November 23, 2022
For a list of community businesses and organizations providing free Thanksgiving Day meals, click here.
To sign up to be an organ donor in Texas, click here.
November 22, 2022
Swan church pastor says food pantry seeing 100 percent increase in need: CLICK HERE to learn more
November 21, 2022
If you weren’t able to make it to the East Texas Food Bank’s holiday distribution in Tyler, you can find another opportunity using the little yellow “Find Food” tab on the top of their website.
November 18, 2022
Click here for more information on the Texas State Railroad’s Polar Express Train Ride.
To volunteer with the Lufkin Salvation Army or learn more about their program, click here.
To register to ring for the Salvation Army in other cities, click here.
November 17, 2022
Learn more attractions and road closures for Mount Pleasant’s Third Annual Boots & Bells event.
November 16, 2022
For full details surrounding the arrest of Ethan Myers in the death of Sarah Hopson, click here.
November 15, 2022
Click here for information about Lufkin ISD transportation services.
To sign a child up for Blue Santa, click here.
To donate to Blue Santa, click here.
November 14, 2022
To find a dropoff location for Meals on Wheels’ Santas for Seniors near you, click here.
For more information on how you can sign up to receive a free food basket from Jarvis Christian University on Friday, November 18, call Gia Petties at (903) 730-4890, ext. 2909 or send an email to email@example.com.
November 10, 2022
Wood County Pct 2 constable accused of directing K9 to bite ‘non-threatening suspect’ - Constable’s attorneys issue response to allegations: CLICK HERE
November 9, 2022
If you’d like more information on the Reel East Texas Film Festival including film titles, showtimes and tickets click here.
Click here to learn how to donate socks to Wiley College’s Project 1873.
For more information on how veterans can access free legal advice, click here.
November 7, 2022
Click here to check on your voter registration status.
Click here to view voter ID requirements in Texas.
Click here to view what’s not allowed at Texas polling locations.
Any Morris County residents who need assistance assessing the damage to their home caused by the storm should visit the following website: damage.tdem.texas.gov.
November 3, 2022
More information about events held by Workforce Solutions is available here.
November 2, 2022
To see more of the Longview mayor’s interactive State of the City address, click here.
If you’d like more information about Tyler Animal Services’ adoption program, click here.
November 1, 2022
To learn more about the The Texas Travel Industry Recovery Grant Program for food and beverage businesses, click here.
October 31, 2022
If you’d like to know more about the East Texas Pipe Organ Festival that runs November 6 through 10 at several East Texas churches, click here.
October 29, 2022
To see the full interview with Longview ISD Superintendent James Wilcox about how library books are regulated, click here.
October 28, 2022
For more information about virtual memory screenings, click here.
Click here to locate a drug take back collection site near you.
October 27, 2022
To see Texas Education Agency accountability reports, click here.
To learn more about Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas job fairs and hiring events, click here.
October 26, 2022
Click here to view the full story on WWII soldier’s dog tag found in France returned to nephew in Longview.
October 24, 2022
Click here to check on your voter registration status.
Click here to find early voting information.
October 18, 2022
Financial coaching at Legacy Institute for Financial institution: Click here for info.
KLTV interview with democratic candidate for Texas Governor Beto O’Rourke: CLICK HERE.
If you’d like to watch our interview with Gov. Greg Abbott from Oct. 6, CLICK HERE.
October 17, 2022
To access the Federal Student Aid website to apply for student debt relief, click here.
For a Cherokee County sample ballot, click here.
To provide feedback on the improvements to Longview’s Spring Hill Park, click here.
October 15, 2022
To learn more about the Alzheimer’s Association, click here.
October 13, 2022
For a look at all the events happening during this year’s Texas Rose Festival, click here.
For more information on Tyler County stock law, click here.
October 12, 2022
To cast your vote for which horror film you would like to see at the 4th annual Kilgore College Horror Movie Festival, click here.
For more information on how to apply to be a Longview firefighter or paramedic, click here.
October 11, 2022
To purchase tickets for the upcoming performance, click here.
For more information about CampV in Tyler, click here.
The following dates are available for volunteering to help this year’s Toys For Tots drive. You can sign up by going to the Tyler Armed Forces Reserve Center.
October 14 - 5-7 p.m.
October 15 9 a.m. to noon
October 28 5-7 p.m.
October 29 9 a.m. to noon
November 18 9 a.m. to noon, 5-7 p.m.
Families will need to bring birth certificates with proof of residency for Smith County to be eligible to receive toys from the campaign.
October 7, 2022
Click here to learn more about the Adopt-a-Pew Program for the Nacogdoches Zion Hill Baptist Church renovations.
Click here to check on your voter registration status and to get a look at your upcoming ballot.
October 6, 2022
Click here to watch our one-on-one interview with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.
Find the full interview with Libertarian candidate Mark Tippetts here.
October 5, 2022
According to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, a person dies by suicide approximately every two hours. If you or anyone you know is facing mental health concerns, click here to find helpful resources.
To learn more about how Whitehouse is hiring police officers, click here.
October 4, 2022
For more information on the Tyler Animal Shelter waiving adoption costs, click here.
September 29, 2022
SFA gardens information: click here
September 28, 2022
For more information and to apply for the Nacogdoches ISD HVAC tech opening click here.
September 24, 2022
For more information on the SAFE program, to which money from the Endangered Species Day Extravaganza from the zoo goes toward to help endangered species, click here: https://www.aza.org/aza-safe?locale=en
September 23, 2022
To donate to or to receive help from the East Texas Food Bank, click here.
September 22, 2022
The Saturday tours are selling out but there are still $25 tickets available by clicking here.
September 21, 2022
The NISD Education Foundation connects community resources with the needs of the school district in order to support the mission of NISD. To learn more, click here.
Click here to register for the Tyler Gold Run: Tyler Gold Run 5K registration information at GetMeRegistered.com
Click here for information on the East Texas State Fair: East Texas State Fair (etstatefair.com)
September 20, 2022
Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day. To find out if you’re registered to vote in Texas or start a new application online, click here.
September 19, 2022
Click here to view the latest UT Tyler/DMN poll.
September 14, 2022
To read more about the “One Chip Challenge,” click here.
If you would like to donate for the Longview High School choir’s trip to Carnegie Hall, click here.
September 13, 2022
Palestine Police Youth Corps information: Click here
The Northeast Texas Public Health District now offers the updated COVID-19 boosters. For more information, click here.
The Special Abilities Family Fun Event Day, also known as SAFFE Day, is happening this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in downtown Kilgore in front of the Texas Theater. It’s geared towards educating special needs kids and their families about first responders and emergency situations. To register click here.
September 8, 2022
Click here for information about grants from the Texas Veterans Commission.
Diamond Don’s Vintage Motocross runs through Sunday in Marion County. If you’d like more information, click here.
To watch White House correspondent Jon Decker discuss Queen Elizabeth II’s death click here.
To register for the 20th Annual Family History Fair in Tyler on Saturday, click here.
September 7, 2022,
Starting today, Hundreds of millions of dollars is available for rural areas throughout the country to improve access to high-speed internet. Click here to learn more about how to apply for the USDA Reconnect program.
WebXtra: Friends, family celebrate 101st birthday of East Texas roughneck
September 6, 2022
Sign up for Find Facts Fast course on spotting disinformation: Click here.
If you’d like to know more about Friends of Lake Lomond or make a donation, click here.
Deadline to apply for prescribed fire grant is Sept. 30. Interested landowners can determine eligibility and find the application by clicking here.
September 5, 2022
Several East Texas school districts are encouraging students and staff to wear maroon on Tuesday to show support for Uvalde ISD’s first day back to school. Click here for a list of area school districts taking part.
You can send birthday cards to Austin here: 7830 Smith Farm Road, Cumming Georgia 30028.
To find out more about True Grit Ministries and their support for recovery from porn addiction, click here.
September 2, 2022
For more information about $3 movie ticket day, click here.
For a list of the traffic signals being retimed in the City of Tyler, click here.
September 1, 2022
For more information about East Texas hunting regulations, click here.
Vote for your choice in America’s Favorite Pet today; Click here.
For more information on the Van Zandt Regional Hospital re-opening, click here.
August 31, 2022
For more information about getting your GED or the free English classes offered by the Literacy Council of Tyler, click here.
August 30, 2022
UT Tyler offering classes through Susan Harwood Training Grant Program for employers and workers regarding health and safety hazards in the workplace: LEARN MORE HERE
Click here to provide input on SFA system affiliation.
August 29, 2022
Nacogdoches Parks and Recreation to offer parkour classes: click here.
August 25, 2022
Click here for Shelby County Sheriff’s Office cold case investigations
Rhones Quarter Road information from TxDOT: CLICK HERE
August 24, 2022
For assistance managing utility bills with Swepco click here, PATH click here, GETCAP energy assistance here, and Texas utility help here.
Click here to access the federal student aid loan forgiveness website.
August 23, 2022
To report damage using the Texas Division of Emergency Management Individual Damage Assessment Tool, click here.
August 22, 2022
To learn more about Tyler ISD’s new lower tax rate and increased staff pay, click here.
Find out more about volunteering with Tharseo Place here.
August 20, 2022
For more information on the group Missing East Texas Eight and Beyond, visit their Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/560805444734255/
August 19, 2022
If you’d like to speak to a food safety expert about maintaining safe internal food temperatures, food recalls, or to hear more helpful tips on the best way to prepare your child’s lunch, click here.
If you’d like to check out the Kilgore College Rangerettes “Showoffs” live stream performance at 7:30 pm Saturday, August 20 click here.
August 18, 2022
Keep Tyler Beautiful open call for mural artists; deadline to submit work is Sept. 16. Click here to learn more.
August 16, 2022
Whitehouse City Council approves lowering property taxes, adding public safety personnel, and more. Click here to learn about the changes.
88-year-old ‘Stonehurst’ home up for sale in Longview; learn more here.
August 15, 2022
Click here to see the latest UT Tyler/Dallas Morning News poll results.
To learn more about the TEA school ratings, click here.
Click here for the full interview with Washington Correspondent Jon Decker.
August 12, 2022
Click here for the full interview with Washington Correspondent Jon Decker.
For information on Gregg County jury duty for next week, click here.
August 11, 2022
Click here for story: Trinity County Sheriff says several fires deliberately set.
Gregg County jury duty cancelled.
August 9, 2022
Click here for school crossing guard applications.
August 8, 2022
To see the full interview about the Inflation Reduction Act with Washington Correspondent Jon Decker, click here.
August 6, 2022
For a complete list of what school supplies and other items are tax free in Texas this weekend, click here.
To contact the Neches River Refuge to volunteer or to bring a class out, call 956-245-9426.
August 5, 2022
Click here to watch the funeral for fallen Smith County Sheriff’s Deputy Lorenzo Bustos.
To contribute to Smith County Deputy Lorenzo Bustos’ account for his wife and children click here and scroll to bottom of story. Please make sure to change “General Fund” to “Lorenzo Bustos Memorial Fund” when contributing.
August 3, 2022
Click here to donate to Kurth Memorial Animal Shelter.
For more information on Tyler ISD’s Ride 360 school bus tracking app, click here.
August 2, 2022
For a complete list on what school supplies qualify for the tax free weekend and to see what other items qualify, click here.
To learn about Longview ISD’s installation of cameras into special needs students’ classrooms, click here.
August 1, 2022
Click here to watch the flyover rendering of the proposed Smith County Courthouse.
Click here to see the Smith County judge’s full courthouse proposal presentation.
For City of Bullard water restrictions, click here.
Tyler Water Utilities encourages water conservation. See their guidelines here.
July 30, 2022
All proceeds from Saturday’s Project Aston go toward Mission 22. To donate to Mission 22 directly, click here.
July 29, 2022
Anyone interested in becoming a mentor for Brunch with Brothers can email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. To visit the website, click here.
July 28, 2022
Click here to view the Texas drought conditions monitor.
July 27, 2022
They lived quiet lives in Hawaii for years. The US alleges they were actually Russian spies.
To donate to the Family Crisis Center of East Texas in Lufkin call (936) 639-1681.
July 26, 2022
Learn more about Kari’s Hugs, “a place where warmth and comfort are a given!” Click here
July 25, 2022
Click here for more information about Camp V.
East Texas pilot restores antique Russian fighter jet to flying status: Click here.
July 22, 2022
Join Hudson VFD.
July 21, 2022
To learn more about The Royal Priesthood Kingdom Mission Ministry, or to make a donation to their cause call 504-874-2399.
July 20, 2022
For more information on the Stop the Bleed training event, click here.
July 19, 2022
If you’re interested in getting involved with the UM Army, click here.
July 18, 2022
Behind the scenes with the elephant zookeepers at Caldwell Zoo. Click here.
Need information about assistance with utility bills? Click here for PATH and here for GETCAP.
July 16, 2022
For more information about MissionNAC click here.
July 13, 2022
SPCA capital campaign: Visit their website to learn more about their mission or donate
For more information about PATH’s annual fan drive, click here.
July 12, 2022
For more information on the ‘Texas Utility Help’ program, click here or visit their website, here.
To see Jamey Boyum’s chat with TJC Earth and Space Science Director Beau Hartweg about images coming down from NASA’s Webb Telescope, click here.
July 11, 2022
For the full statement by the Texas Shakespeare Festival regarding upcoming performances, click here.
July 6, 2022
Click here to read the latest information regarding the Uvalde school shooting from a law enforcement report.
For more information on hiring events in East Texas, click here. You can also click here for Deep East Texas Work Force Solutions jobs.
July 4, 2022
Here is a listing of Independence Day fireworks and events in East Texas. Click here for more information.
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