The Houston County Courier has the largest circulation in Houston County and is based, printed, and distributed right here in Houston County. Owned by Polk County Publishing in Livingston Texas, the Courier has been serving Houston County since 1890. In every issue of the Courier you will find community happenings, local sports and news as well as local correspondents giving thier take on happenings in and around Houston County. The Courier provides news to all of Houston County including even the smallest of communities. Covers the "big" cities too such as Crockett, Grapeland, Lovelady and Kennard. Even covers the smaller communities of Belott, Austonio, Weches and Ratcliff as well as cities and communities that aren't even in Houston County, some not even in the state totaling 10,000 readers.