Feb 10, 2013
The Town with an Alias
OMEN, a small community of about 150 souls, may be the only town in East Texas that once went by an alias.
Stabbing victim & family speak out
SMITH COUNTY -- The investigation into a stabbing Monday night near Dogwood city continued Tuesday as the young man who was stabbed in the hand and scalp came home from the hospital.
East Texas place names
A FEW WEEKS back, we wrote a column about the origin of East Texas place names. A bunch of readers chastised us for leaving out the origins of their local names.
Jacksonville Daily Progress
Deputy funeral service update
Funeral services for Smith County Deputy Robert Britton will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Rose Heights Church of God, 2120 Old Omen Road.
Services for Deputy Britton set for Saturday
Funeral services have been set for a Smith County deputy attacked and killed by an injured cow last week.