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  1. Hemphill to celebrate victory in Ten Commandments sign disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Jeannette Golden of Hemphill stands in front of her Ten Commandments sign that led to a state policy change on signs placed on private property. Similar signs are erected in Sabine County.

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  2. Nacogdoches golf tournament benefits Bibles for HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... of State Highway 21 and U.S. Highway 96 for at least 100 years. However, beginning next week, it will go away. Sabine County Sheriff's deputies arrested the owner of a Hemphill jewelry store on March 5 in connection to allegations that he sexually ...

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  3. Sabine Co. Sheriff's Office: Jewelry store owner sexually assaulted young girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Sabine County Sheriff's deputies arrested the owner of a Hemphill jewelry store on March 5 in connection to allegations that he sexually assaulted a child under the age of 14 on multiple occasions.

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  4. Savion Wright's fate revealed on American IdolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... three Idol judges. Savion is the younger brother of Alfred Wright, whose body was found in a wooded area of Sabine County on Nov. 25, 2013. This is the second time the East Texan entered into the competition. Wright was an early favorite in 2014, ...

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  5. Winter weather likely for portions of East Texas Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | KLTV Tyler

    Winter Storm Warnings are in effect until 12 p.m. Thursday for: Henderson, Van Zandt, Kaufman, Rains, Hopkins, Hunt and Delta counties. Winter Storm Warnings have also been issued for: Franklin, Titus, Morris, Cass, Camp, Marion, Harrison, Wood and Upshur counties, from 6 p.m. Wednesday until 9 a.m. Thursday.

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  6. Alfred Wright's brother back on 'Idol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... e criticism from last year and improved himself. Wright is the brother of Alfred Wright, who was found dead in Sabine County in November 2013. Shane Dwayne Hadnot, 28, has pleaded guilty to selling drugs to Alfred Wright and causing his death.

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  7. Hemphill man gets 10 years probation for fatal 1-vehicle rollover accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Attorney Clyde Herrington, who served as a special prosecutor on the case due to a conflict of interest in the Sabine County DA's office. As part of the deal, Hamilton pleaded guilty to lesser charges of aggravated assault and driving while ...

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  8. Man pleads guilty to drug charges in connection with Alfred Wright's deathRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Jasper to bring more attention to the mysterious disappearance and death of the healthcare worker last year in Sabine County. The rally included a panel discussion by several people, including the man who helped discover Wright's body. They ...

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  9. Jasper County Man Guilty of Distributing CocaineRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Family Badge

    ... the associated factual context for Hadnot's plea provides the truth for why Alfred Wright lost his life in the Sabine County woods. Of course, today's court activity will provide little solace for Mr. Wright's family who lost a husband, father, ...

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  10. Shane Dwayne Hadnot pleads guilty on possession and distribution chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    According to information presented in court, on Nov. 7, 2013, Alfred Wright, of Jasper, Texas, was reported missing by his family after his truck broke down in rural Sabine County, Texas.Phone records, witness statements, and drug evidence located during the search of Shane Hadnot s car, indicated that Hadnot was selling cocaine to Alfred ... (more)

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  11. Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KETK

    ... 2013, Alfred Wright, of Jasper, Texas, was reported missing by his family after his truck broke down in rural Sabine County, Texas. Articles of Wright's clothing were found on private land, approximately a mile from where Wright was last seen. After ... 1 comment

  12. Jasper Co. dealer tied to Alfred Wright's death pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Http

    Shane Dewayne Hadnot copy.jpg Death in the Sabine County woods Jasper Co.

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  13. Food bank takes donations at supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... can provide three meals for a recipient through 130 member agencies in its eight-county territory from Sabine County in the north to Jefferson County and east to Louisiana. The Southeast Texas Food Bank also is a partner with 30 schools for food ...

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  14. Man charged in connection to Alfred Wright death scheduled for plea hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... he made a call to his wife at 6:05 p.m. Family members and friends found Wright's body in a wooded area of Sabine County on Nov. 25. Despite the fact that authorities mounted ground and air searches for Wright, his body was found about approximately ...

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  15. Belongings stolen from family of deceased Alfred WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KETK

    A broken East Texas family is searching for answers once again after many of their belongings were stolen from an SUV. The Wright family suffered a tremendous loss in 2013 when Alfred Wright disappeared in November and his body was found weeks later in Sabine County near an area where his clothes had been discovered. 1 comment

  16. Report ranks San Augustine County hardest place to live in TexasRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Although San Augustine got top billing, three other deep East Texas counties also made the top 10 list: Sabine County, Polk County, and Trinity County. LaTasha Byrd used to be a business owner in San Augustine and said she is familiar with the ...

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  17. Affidavit: Hemphill man said he shook 5-month-old baby after she became unresponsiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    According to an arrest affidavit, the Hemphill man arrested in connection to the death of his girlfriend's 5-month-old daughter told investigators that he had been feeding the baby when she started coughing up the milk and became unresponsive. Hudson is still being held in the Sabine County Jail on a first-degree felony murder charge.

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  18. Grand jury indicts Hemphill man for assaulting 2 people with swordRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Sabine County grand jury indicted a 49-year-old Hemphill man on two counts of aggravated assault in connection to a brutal beating involving a sword that occurred at the Lakeview Recreation Park on Oct. 16. During the assault, Neal John Shelton allegedly kicked, hit, and stomped his friend, Richard Barlow, 53. According to the indictment, Shelton also hit the victim with a sword and slammed his head into the gear shift of a car. Shelton is still being held in the Sabine County Jail on two counts of first-degree felony assault and a misdemeanor interfering with an emergency call charge.

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  19. Father of Hemphill infant allegedly shaken to death by mom's boyfriend speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    East Texas man mourns the death of his daughter after she was allegedly shaken to death by her mothers boyfriend. On the morning of Friday, November 7th, Sophia was rushed to the Sabine County Hospital after she suddenly stopped breathing.

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  20. 'Tis the season to winterize your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... of God in Christ convocation is sparking a conversation here in Memphis about homosexuality in the church." A Sabine County justice of the peace set bail at $250,000 for the Hemphill man who was arrested and charged with murder for the death of a ...

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