Gov. Greg Abbott presented the 2021 Star of Texas awards last week to peace officers, firefighters and first responders who demonstrated heroism and sacrifice in service to their communities and Texas, and one of those given the awarded was the late Panola County Sheriff's Office Deputy Chri…

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Gov. Greg Abbott has called a third special legislative session to deal with redistricting, to decide how to spend billions of dollars in pandemic funding from the federal government and to determine to whether state or local governments can mandate COVID-19 vaccines, as well as some pet issues of the governor that failed to pass recent sessions.

East Texas Baptist University collected donations for Texas Baptist Men’s Disaster Relief efforts to help individuals affected by Hurricane Ida in Louisiana. Items collected during the donation drive include bottled water and bottled Gatorade, infant and adult diapers, baby wipes, cleaning supplies, laundry supplies, and paper goods.