Les Hassell is a multimedia journalist who specializes in photography, mostly useless trivia and BBQ. Raised in Reklaw, TX by optimistic parents, he studied photography and fine art at Stephen F. Austin State University.
Gladewater's Tyler Smith, Chase Wise and Zach Shipp for the Zone Tuesday, June 29, 2021. (Les Hassell/News-Journal Photo)
A selection of photographs chosen to highlight the events of the last week.