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  1. Hemphill man charged in severe campground beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Hemphill man is fighting for his life in Hemphill following a fight at a campground in Sabine County on Oct. 16. Neal Shelton, 49, is charged with two counts of first-degree aggravated assault and interference with an emergency call. Sabine County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy George Griffith said Shelton got into an argument with his friend, Richard Barlow, 53, of Hemphill, at the Lakeview Recreation Park in the Six Mile community.

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  2. McMahan Chapel celebrates 181 yearsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... a great, great, great grandfather whose birthday anniversary is at the 200 mark. The fourth McMahan chapel, in Sabine County, stands where three previous log structures once stood beginning in 1837. Colonel Samuel Doak McMahan offered the ground to ...

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  3. In Battle Pitting TxDOT Regulations Against The Ten Commandments, God WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    ... a 72-square-foot sign listing "God's 10 Commandments" and put it in her front yard in August 2013. Her Sabine County home sits on Highway 21, so drivers passing through could easily see the sign. And so could TxDOT. The state sent Golden a letter in ...

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  4. The Downtown Dash is this Saturday at 8 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Farm Bureau of Nacogdoches County, a long time KTRE reporter was awarded the "Media Award." Early this year Sabine County residents had to wait at least 45 minutes for ambulance service. Sabine County Hospital District Administrator Diane Powell ...

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  5. Source: KTRE StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Farm Bureau of Nacogdoches County, a long time KTRE reporter was awarded the "Media Award." Early this year Sabine County residents had to wait at least 45 minutes for ambulance service. Sabine County Hospital District Administrator Diane Powell ...

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  6. Slow response time prompts Sabine County to start EMS serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Early this year Sabine County residents had to wait at least 45 minutes for ambulance service. Sabine County Hospital District Administrator Diane Powell said the long waits were brought to the hospital boards attention at the beginning of the year.

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  7. Lufkin Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week: Suspect used flare gun to set couch on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... shot a flare into a house on Idylwood Drive in Lufkin. A Hemphill man died following a motorcycle wreck in Sabine County Saturday night.Gerald Price, 68, died at a Hemphill hospital shortly after the 9:30 p.m. crash.According to DPS, Price was ...

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  8. Hemphill man dies in motorcycle wreck in Sabine Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    According to DPS, Price was driving 10 miles east of Hemphill on State Highway 21 when he lost control of the bike, drove off the road and rolled over twice before being ejected. A Hemphill man died following a motorcycle wreck in Sabine County Saturday night.Gerald Price, 68, died at a Hemphill hospital shortly after the 9:30 p.m. crash.According to DPS, Price was driving 10 miles east of Hemphill on State Highway 21 when he lost control of the bike, drove off the road and rolled over twice before being ejected.Road conditions were wet.

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  9. Police identify football official who collapsed, died at JV gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | KETK

    ... The game was also canceled. Crews began CPR on Kegler until an ambulance arrived. He was then taken to the Sabine County hospital and worked on for about another hour. He was eventually pronounced dead of a heart attack after medical officials could ...

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  10. Tom Maddox says the Alfred Wright case was solved within daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Wright have been answered. Yet, one voice has been lost in the story and now, we are finally hearing what the Sabine County Sheriff has been holding in for far too long. "The most difficult thing was not being able to release the information there ... 1 comment

  11. Church elder for man accused of selling drugs to Alfred Wright speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    He's being called a "scapegoat," used by the Sabine County Sheriff's Department to cover up a "poor investigation," into the death of a Jasper man.

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  12. Jasper man indicted in Wright's death agrees to detentionRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    More than 50 people marched in unison through downtown Beaumont Saturday to Jack Brooks Federal Building during the Justice for Alfred Wright rally, who was found dead in Sabine County in November.

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  13. Alfred Wright's parents on Department of Justice announcement: 'I'm afraid for my grandsons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... they believe Hadnot is being used as a scapegoat, and he is not to blame for Wright's death. They believe the Sabine County Sheriff's Office is the issue and they still blame them. "My biggest fear is leaving these culprits in office," said Rosalind ...

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  14. Texas man indicted in death of Alfred WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | KSBW-TV

    ... to life on each count, which allege that he supplied the fatal dose to Wright. Wright disappeared in rural Sabine County, Texas, on November 7, 2013. After authorities called off the search a few days later, a search party organized by his family ...

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  15. Alfred Wright's parents unhappy with US Attorney's announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... believe Shane Hadnot is being used as a scapegoat, and he is not to blame for Wright's death. The believe the Sabine County Sheriff's Office is the issue and they still blame them. "My biggest fear is leaving these culprits in office," said Wright's ...

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  16. Suspect identified, arrested in connection with death of ETX manRead the original story

    Aug 8, 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 ...

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  17. Jasper man indicted in Alfred Wright caseRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Family and friends march to Jack Brooks Federal Building during the Justice for Alfred Wright rally, who was found dead in Sabine County in November.

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  18. Federal grand jury indicts Jasper man in connection to Alfred Wright's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2013 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... gathered to remember their friend and loved one they called Alfie. Alfred Wright went missing on Nov. 7, in Sabine County. While many families gathered across East Texas to celebrate Christmas, Jasper residents gathered to remember their friend and ...

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  19. Rusk County first East Texas county to adopt immigration resolution.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... are searching the Trinity River for a man who they believe jumped off the bridge in a suicide attempt. A Sabine County grand jury indicted a 47-year-old Pineland man on five charges of aggravated sexual assault of a child, one indecency with a child ...

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  20. Sabine Co. grand jury indicts Hemphill man for intoxicated manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Sabine County grand jury indicted a Hemphill man on felony charges of intoxicated manslaughter and aggravated assault in connection to a one-vehicle accident near State Highway 103 in July 2013 that resulted in the death of John Shannon Cox.

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