Smith County Offices Will Close Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  All non-emergency Smith County offices will be closed for business on Monday, January 18, 2021, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Offices will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday,

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NET RMA & Winter Weather

The North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NET RMA) announced today that Toll 49 bridges have already been treated in advance of the possibility of inclement weather this weekend. The

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Game Warden Field Notes

Game Warden Field Notes The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) law enforcement reports. Penny Pinching A Shelby County game warden followed up on

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NRCS Announces 2021 Deadline for Conservation Assistance Funding

  TEMPLE — The USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Texas has established a second funding application deadline of Feb. 12, 2021, for the Environmental Quality Incentives

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Vaccine Drive-Thru Clinics for Tier 1A and Tier 1B Eligible Persons 

In collaboration with the University of Texas at Tyler and the UT Health Science Center at Tyler, NET Health will be operating drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination clinics this Friday and this

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A New Type of Scam has Surfaced in Smith Count

A new method of scamming citizens has been reported to the Smith County Sheriff’s Office.  In this scam, the caller identifies himself as a representative of a named financial institution.  He

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UT Health East Texas administers second dose of COVID-19 vaccines to caregivers

Three weeks after receiving the first doses of COVID-19 vaccine to reach East Texas, UT Health East Texas caregivers again rolled up their sleeves Tuesday to receive the second dose of the

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Toyota ShareLunker Program Launches 35th Season this Weekend

AUSTIN – The turning of the calendar to January signals the beginning of the 35th season of the Toyota Sharelunker program. The year-round Toyota Sharelunker program offers four levels of

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Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Provider Locations

Find a vaccine provider by clicking the limit below. https://txdshs.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=91ac7fb5e5fd47e7ada4acfe4a05920a Who’s getting the vaccine now? If you are a

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Follow Santa as he heads out way …

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Enjoy Miles of Fun in 2021 on a First Day Hike at a Texas State Park

AUSTIN— Start the new year in nature with a First Day Hike at a Texas State Park. This New Year’s Day, walk, bike or paddle your way into 2021 on a First Day Hike at 89 Texas State Parks. First

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