The Texas Attorney General’s office investigators have joined forces with Rusk County Sheriff’s Office, Henderson Police Department, and Precinct 5 Justice of the Peace, Jana Enloe, to execute 30 warrants issued for parents delinquent on child support payments within the county. 

After concern about whether HEDCO (Henderson Economic Development Corporation) could participate in a sewer expansion along Highway 64 at the last board meeting, it was clarified and approved at Tuesday’s meeting.

Several kind-hearted area residents have come together to lend a hand to a pair of down-and-out brothers. While most would shield their eyes, lock their doors and drive onward, this group of selfless, generous individuals have recognized a need and worked tirelessly to fulfill it; without ju…

The Henderson Lions will play North Lamar in the Bi District round of the Class 4A basketball playoffs at a time, date and location to be determined.

While overall crime statistics appear to have fallen if only by a small amount, specific varieties of criminal activity is rising quickly. 

The Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) has just one last clearance to received before it can begin adding wind-generated energy to the list of services it is drawing on to provide affordable energy to its customers, according to a recent release.

Rusk County Republican potential officer holders presented themselves to about 200-plus voters Thursday night at the Henderson Civic Center for the annual Henderson Chamber-sponsored candidate forum.

During the regular Tuesday meeting of the Henderson City Council, three presentations were made and three resolutions passed to pursue at least one possible new senior housing facility.

East Texas Treatment Facility, owned and operated by Management & Training Corporation, is working in conjunction with the Henderson Chamber of Commerce to gather donations of gently used women’s clothing items to enable their female offenders the opportunity to leave the facility in mod…

Nearly 60 Henderson high school classrooms are getting a technology update thanks to a $100,000 investment made by the school board Tuesday evening.

HENDERSON, Texas - During the regular Tuesday meeting of the Henderson City Council, three presentations were made and three resolutions passed to pursue at least one possible new senior housing facility.

The Wise Up Rusk County Coalition will be presenting a Community Forum on local drug use and how to prevent it. 

The Texas Primary Elections are just around the corner with early voting beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 and continuing until Friday, Feb. 28.

It was time for the Depot Museum to spotlight its 2019 accomplishments during Monday’s monthly Rusk County Commissioners meeting.

Henderson schools are one step closer to having a regular four-legged visitor on campus. The district has agreed to contribute $41,000 toward the purchase of a Henderson Police Department K9 unit, a vehicle and supplies to support the dog. The remainder of the projected $70,000 cost will be …

Wednesday, March 5, was the official first day of signing national letters of intent to play college sports.

HENDERSON - During a rare special called meeting of a joint executive session between Henderson City Council and HEDCO (Henderson Economic Development Corporation) Board both groups met with their attorneys and returned with a unanimous decision to proceed with HEDCO's project 2018-15-13. 

COMMERCE - Two women were found dead and a baby was taken to the hospital after a shooting on Monday at Texas A&M-Commerce, according to university officials.

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Willie James Brumfield, 20, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list. A cash reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to his capture. Brumfield is wanted for trafficking of a child, compelling prostitution…

On 02/03/2020 Henderson Police Department received a call from the 2200 Block of Hwy. 79 South in reference to a theft that had just occurred. It was reported the suspect was fleeing the scene driving recklessly in a light blue minivan traveling Northbound on Hwy. 79.

Rusk County Republican Women created and hosted the first-ever candidate forum for Rusk County’s Sheriff race. RCRW President, Kristi Antonick kicked off the night’s events with a greeting to the crowd and a quote from Thomas Jefferson, “We here in America do not have government by the major…

MT. ENTERPRISE - The Mt. Enterprise City Council gathered this week to finalize 2019 documentation and approve the purchase of updated equipment for the City Marshall. 

At the annual Lions’ football banquet Monday night, the usual rounds of honors, awards and thank yous were handed out deservingly.

Your phone rings and a decidedly thick accent, its origin differing with every call, informs you that you are the next lucky winner of The Publisher’s Clearing House award. The Prize Patrol just needs you to pay the taxes on your winnings and they’ll be on your doorstep with your oversized c…

The Optimist Club of Henderson has chosen January’s Boy and Girl of the Month. This month’s recipients are Amelia Katherine Hay, daughter of Mr. Eric Hay and Dr. Meredith Arnall, and Timothy Trace Tidwell, son of Tim and Traci Tidwell. 

The Rusk County Beekeepers Association will be holding its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m., Jan. 30 at Henderson’s Church of the Nazarene, located at 906 W Main Street. The meeting is open to all visitors, with the opportunity to become a member available at any time. 

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