Nacogdoches

8:35am

Tue January 31, 2012
Business

Nacogdoches pediatrician helps his people

Dr. Myo Chet, a Nacogdoches pediatrician, has Burmese artwork hanging in his office.

Dr. Myo Chet is from Myanmar, also known as Burma. He moved his practice from south Texas to be closer to about 200 Burmese refugees working at the Pilgrim's Pride plant in Nacogdoches.

10:36am

Mon January 30, 2012
Local

Water conservation forum to explain drought status

The Pineywoods Sierra Group will host a water conservation forum tonight to address the drought in East Texas, and what people can do to curb their water use.  It's Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. at Liberty Hall in Nacogdoches.

7:35am

Fri January 27, 2012
Commentary

McDonald: Some funerals refuse to die

Commentator Archie McDonald lightheartedly critiques the funerals he has attended recently, and lays out his own wishes.

3:44pm

Tue January 24, 2012
Local

Nacogdoches embraces new refugee residents

Ker Paw Nah, 27, is a supervisor at Pilgrim's Pride. He met his wife, Paw Mu Nar in a refugee camp. Their son, Hai Ler Nah, just turned one. They are pictured at their church Fredonia Hill Baptist in Nacogdoches.

While some states crack down on illegal immigration, Kate Archer Kent reports on how Nacogdoches rolled out the welcome mat for hundreds of foreigners, as heard on All Things Considered.

 Link to full story.

7:35am

Fri January 13, 2012
Commentary

McDonald: Trouble along the river

Commentator Archie McDonald spices up his "Friday Morning Follies" with news of a now defunct nightclub in his neck of the woods.

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