P.M. UPDATE: Sanderson Farms coming to Anderson County; Sushi eatery heading for downtown spot
SANDERSON FARMS COMING TO ANDERSON COUNTY
The city of Palestine has announced in a press release that Sanderson Farms notified the city and Anderson County today of plans to build a poultry complex in the region. According to the statement, Sanderson Farms plans to build three facilities in the area – two in Anderson County and one in Freestone County. The company expects to employ up to 1,000 people. Make sure to read tomorrow's Tyler Morning Telegraph for more details.
NEW DOWNTOWN SUSHI SPOT AT OLD DOWNTOWN COFFEE
Sushi lovers take note – a new restaurant is coming to downtown Tyler at the site of the former Downtown Coffee Lounge that will feature sushi rolls and other healthy dishes … Our Business Editor Casey Murphy has the story … check back to Tylerpaper.com and tomorrow's newspaper for all the delicious details.
SENDING VALENTINES IN EAST TEXAS
Also on this Valentine's Day, radio personalities from KVNE and KGLY and volunteers are delivering homemade valentines to hospitals and nursing homes across East Texas today. The CEO for the radio stations called it a blessing to see children's and seniors' faces light up when they receive a small token of love from people they don't even know … Rebecca Hoeffner will have more in tomorrow's newspaper and on Tylerpaper.com.
LIGHTS! CAMERA! LIVE STEWART'S OSCAR BLOG
And … are you looking forward to watching the 85th Academy Awards later this month? Well, you can spend Hollywood's biggest night with the Tyler Morning Telegraph's entertainment editor Stewart Smith as he live blogs during the Oscar-cast. You can ask Stewart questions, gripe when your favorite actor or movie loses and celebrate the big wins of the night. Join Stewart at TylerPaper.com on Sunday, Feb 24 at 6 p.m.***