Athens — Texas Department of Transportation contract contruction crews work at night to repair and resurface the square in Athens in these photos taken overnight, June 11-12. This work will continue between 6p-6a Sun-Thurs through the week of June 24th, weather permitting. The Athens square is closed to traffic during the work hours. Detours are posted.
- In the News
Palestine man arrested on animal cruelty charges
Anderson County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a Palestine man Thursday morning on animal cruelty charges after seizing nine dogs from a residence on ACR 415 earlier this week that were living in “deplorable” conditions.
Final results from Tuesday's primary election
Early Voting Results
Early Voting in Henderson County. 7:30 p.m.
RadioShack closing 1,100 stores as troubles grow
There will soon be about 1,100 fewer places to buy batteries.
RadioShack said Tuesday that it plans to close up to 1,100 stores, or about a fifth of its U.S. locations.
Sen. Cruz won't endorse Cornyn in Texas GOP race
The sniping between establishment Republicans and tea partyers resumed Thursday as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse his state's senior senator in next week's Republican primary.
2014 train season set to begin March 1 at Texas State Railroad
The Texas State Railroad’s 2014 train season officially begins on Saturday, March 1. Trains will depart from both the Palestine and Rusk depots at 11am and pass each other at the midway point, the Mewshaw Siding
Abbott promises to fight gay marriage ruling
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has promised to appeal a federal court ruling that the state's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional.
Federal judge strikes down Texas gay marriage ban
A federal judge declared Texas' ban on gay marriage unconstitutional Wednesday, but left it in place until an appeals court can rule on the case.
It’s ‘Flip Flop Therapy’ at Cedar Creek Lake
As we say goodbye to old man winter – let the sun shine in.
Suspect charged in Austin gunfire, 2 wounded
A man suspected of opening fire during an argument on Austin's popular Sixth Street has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
- More In the News Headlines
- Palestine man arrested on animal cruelty charges