Exactly seven months after he went missing, Thomas Thornton's SUV was found submerged near Huxley Bay Boat Ramp Sunday morning in Shelby County. A body was found inside the vehicle.
A Beaumont man was struck and killed by an 18-wheeler in Lumberton late Friday evening. Lumberton Police say 30-year-old Jody Alexander Hampshire was walking in the middle of the southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 69 when he was hit by the truck.
An early Saturday morning police pursuit involving a kidnapped woman began in Bullard, which is just south of Tyler, and ended about 70 miles later in Lufkin where the driver was taken into custody. Reportedly, the suspect, who was driving a 2015 Nissan Altima, reached speeds up to 100 miles…
Royalty was crowned during halftime of Jasper’s Friday night Homecoming game. KaDence Traylor was selected as Homecoming Queen and Trey Moran was selected as Homecoming King.
It was a happy Homecoming for the Jasper Bulldogs as they defeated the Shepherd Pirates in the third district game of the season. Jasper has now improved to 2-1 in district play.
The proposed Interstate 14 Corridor, which would run through northern Tyler, Jasper, and Newton Counties, is awaiting a U.S. Senate vote for approval.
The Jasper County Grand Jury convened on Wednesday and before the day was over, handed down numerous indictments charging various individuals with assorted crimes after hearing evidence as submitted by Criminal District Attorney Ann Pickle and her staff.
Jasper Police Lieutenant Garrett Foster said Wednesday that officers are investigating a theft from Tractor Supply, located on Highway 190 at 96.
Polk County Today is reporting that a Tyler County man has been arrested in Livingston after he allegedly sent sexually explicit messages and nude photos to a 13-year-old girl there.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a retired Texas Department of Public Safety sergeant after he was allegedly involved in a recent pursuit involving a motorcycle that ended in a crash.
Representatives of the Jasper County Hospital District met on Tuesday with officials of Christus Jasper Memorial Hospital to present a check for the purchase of a new nurse call system.
A wood structure home in Kirbyville was destroyed by fire Monday afternoon. It appeared that the fire started in the kitchen area and spread quickly into the attic and throughout the home.