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A Carthage man is accused of being a part of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, with federal authorities saying he and a Longview man forced their way into the U.S. Capitol in an attempt to disrupt and impede Congress’s certification of the 2020 presidential election.

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The Texas Mutual Insurance Co.’s $150,000 grant awarded in late 2020 through The TSTC Foundation to Texas State Technical College means that students can continue to learn technical skills quickly and receive assistance to ease life’s burdens.

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Editor’s note: This is a schedule of work being planned for Jan. 17-23. Weather conditions and unforeseen problems can cause delays or cancellation of work.

Bills that would protect students’ privacy, recognize schools’ success with vocational programs and create an office to investigate state education wrongdoing and fraud have been put forth by East Texas legislators.

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One month after the first shipments of COVID-19 vaccines arrived in the state, Texas has become the first in the nation to administer 1 million doses, Gov. Greg Abbott said Thursday. The milestone comes as intensive care beds are dwindling across the state and as experts predict daily corona…

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The Country Music Hayride bands will perform a special tribute concert on Saturday, Jan. 23, honoring the great artists of country music who died in 2020.

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Music From the Land Down Under was the theme for the January meeting of the Carthage Music Club, an affiliate of the national and Texas Federation of Music Clubs. It was held in the choir room of the First Baptist Church. The program leader was Nancy Langford. Prior to the program President …

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Ginger Cook, chair of the scholarship committee for the Carthage Music Club, presents Austin Adkison with the Carthage Music Club Spring 2021 Scholarship.

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Update, Jan. 13: UT Health says all of its COVID-19 vaccines are spoken for, with the Carthage doses going to 1A healthcare workers and appointments for its Tyler location filled as well. Those in the 1B group who are interested in getting the vaccine can check https://www.signupgenius.com/g…

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Editor’s note: This is a schedule of work being planned for Jan. 10-16. Weather conditions and unforeseen problems can cause delays or cancellation of work.

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A winter storm warning has been issued beginning at 2 p.m. today, and the National Weather Service says several inches of snow is possible tonight. 

ATLANTA — The Texas Department of Transportation is issuing a warning to drivers in northeast Texas to be prepared for a wintry mix that could impact traffic Sunday evening and Monday morning. Crews in the Atlanta District will be pre-treating roads for the next two days in preparation for t…

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Deadwood Water has as rescinded a boil notice issued to customers that live on FM 2517 & all road off FM 2517 and North of FM 2517 and FM 31 including County Road 444, County Road 445, County Road 446 and County Road 4462.