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Monday, May 10th, 2021

Local News


Improvements complete at Oak Grove

There’s nothing quite like a cemetery to connect present and past. Read more

Mobile vaccine clinic coming

East Texas Community Health Services is preparing to take its COVID-19 vaccination campaign on the road once massive shot clinics come to a… Read more

City to administer oaths on Tuesday

Incoming City Councilwoman Kathleen Belanger and incumbent Amelia Fischer will be sworn in during a special meeting Tuesday in a 5 p.m. at … Read more


Alumni Association, band boosters create memorial scholarship

Glynn Wells’ legacy will live on. Read more

Local Sports


Dragons use strong pitching, timely hitting to advance

The playoffs is often a time when athletes either see the best in themselves or the worst because of the high-pressure playing situations. … Read more


No. 10 Blue Devils sweep past Wildcats in bi-district

JASPER — Solid pitching and timely hitting from their offense were the key ingredients for victory Friday afternoon at Bulldog Field, as th… Read more


No. 2-ranked Lady Owls streak past Wells

An offensive outburst from the No. 2-ranked Chireno Lady Owls propelled them to the Class 1A Region III Semi-finals after sending a combine… Read more



We owe them our support

If we showed the men who gave their lives to protect our community the respect they are due, no venue in Nacogdoches County contain the cro… Read more

Congrats to SFA grads

Let us be the first to officially welcome the newly minted Stephen F. Austin State University graduates into the world after choosing our f… Read more




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Weather Today

Scattered thunderstorms


73° 60°

Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.

Cloud Coverage:90%
Wind:ENE at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:53%
UV Index:4 Moderate
Sunrise:06:25:35 AM
Sunset:08:05:09 PM
Weather alert

River Flood Warning is in effect

This C remains in effect until 8:30 pm Monday for Nacogdoches County, TX

Weather alert

Flash Flood Warning until MON 5:00 AM CDT

This C remains in effect until 5:00 am Monday for Nacogdoches County, TX

This Week's Forecast

Scattered thunderstormsMon
53%73° 60°
Thunderstorm nightTue
86%71° 58°
Heavy rainWed
78%63° 53°
9%75° 53°
Mostly clearFri
7%78° 55°
Partly cloudySat
8%82° 62°
Scattered thunderstormsSun
37%82° 66°

Around the State

Kosmos Energy: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

DALLAS (AP) — Kosmos Energy Ltd. (KOS) on Monday reported a loss of $90.8 million in its first quarter. Read more


Cyberattack on US pipeline is linked to criminal gang

NEW YORK (AP) — The cyberextortion attempt that has forced the shutdown of a vital U.S. pipeline was carried out by a criminal gang known a… Read more

North Texas mayor resigns after third DWI arrest

GRANBURY, Texas (AP) — A North Texas mayor has submitted his resignation following his third driving while intoxicated arrest. Read more

Around the Nation


Global shares mixed as US jobs data ease inflation worries

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mixed on Monday after a disappointing U.S. jobs report signaled to investors that interest rates will likel… Read more


US trashes unwanted gear in Afghanistan, sells as scrap

BAGRAM, Afghanistan (AP) — The twisted remains of several all-terrain vehicles leaned precariously inside Baba Mir’s sprawling scrapyard, a… Read more


Amazon blocked 10 billion listings in counterfeit crackdown

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, which has been under pressure from shoppers, brands and lawmakers to crack down on counterfeits on its site, said M… Read more

Odd & Offbeat News

Alligator, cow delay Houston traffic, turn commute into zoo

HOUSTON (AP) — Some days, Houston area traffic can be a nightmare. Other days, it can be a zoo, literally. Read more


Prototype of 1st US dollar coins auctioned for $840,000

A piece of copper that was struck by the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia in 1794 and was a prototype for the fledgling nation’s money was auction… Read more


Prototype of first US dollar coins going up for auction

A piece of copper that was struck by the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia in 1794 and was a prototype for the fledgling nation’s money will go up … Read more

Entertaiment News


Bye, bye, bye: Latin American boy band CNCO loses member

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latin American boy band CNCO is downsizing. Read more


Serbia gives award to 2019 Nobel Literature winner Handke

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia on Sunday honored 2019 Nobel Literature Prize winner Peter Handke, who is known for his apologist views over… Read more


Queen's cousin accused of willingness to sell Kremlin access

LONDON (AP) — An investigative report by British media said Sunday that Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin, Prince Michael of Kent, was willing to… Read more