In the waning moments of the 87th Texas Legislature’s third special session, the House and Senate passed a bill authorizing more than $3 billion for campus construction at Texas universities. The bond package includes $45 million for Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches.
Nacogdoches High School’s Golden Dragon Marching Band is advancing to the UIL Military Marching Band State Championship Wednesday, to be held at Pine Tree High in Longview.
Suspicious circumstances, 800 block CR 823. Someone reported seeing a helicopter land in their field several times throughout the day. The deputy learned that the aircraft had just finished spraying herbicide in the area.
Theft, 700 block Mr. Henrys Dr. A man allowed three unknown men access to his phone after being intimidated. The unknown men used the phone to transfer victim’s funds to another account. Cash was also exchanged.
The Nacogdoches Police SWAT team and the Texas Department of Public Safety served an arrest warrant in the 900 block of Daybreak St. at about 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, as several residents of the Summits neighborhood recorded the incident on mobile devices.
Loose livestock, CR 715 at S FM 225. Cow returned to pasture and deputy issued warning to the owner. Deputies have been dispatched six times this week to remove cow from roadway.
Qui Qarre, an author and award-winning poet from Nairobi, Kenya, will serve as guest poet and judge during “Esperanza’s Night Out,” beginning at 5 p.m. Friday at the Stone Fort Museum on the campus of Stephen F. Austin State University.
Stephen F. Austin State University senior Alex Dupré is presenting a collection titled “Fruits of Light” as her Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition this week.
The School of Music at Stephen F. Austin State University will present “A Mid-Century Chamber Music Faculty Recital” as its fall Coleidoscope concert this Sunday evening.