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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Gladewater's win over Atlanta moves Bears up spot

Gladewater's win over Atlanta moves Bears up spot

Gladewater’s 36-14 win over Atlanta moved the Bears up one spot and dropped Atlanta out of the rankings on Monday. In Class 5A, John Tyler dropped out of the poll following a 30-27 loss to Ennis.
ETX woman accused of sexually assaulting teen

ETX woman accused of sexually assaulting teen

An East Texas woman was taken into custody October 14 following her alleged sexual assault of an underage teenager.
Tyler murder suspect pleads guilty, receives 35 years in prison

Tyler murder suspect pleads guilty, receives 35 years in prison

A Smith County murder suspect was sentenced to 35 years after accepting a plea deal Monday morning.
City of Tyler receives $174,030 for veteran housing

City of Tyler receives $174,030 for veteran housing

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded the City of Tyler Neighborhood Services Department funding to administer 25 new Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) Vouchers.

Detectives ask public for help identifying parking lot bandits

Lufkin Crime Stoppers detectives are looking for the persons responsible for the the theft of towing equipment from a local parking lot.
East Texas early voting locations, sample ballots

East Texas early voting locations, sample ballots

Texans can begin casting their ballots for the mid-term elections on Monday, October 20 at polling locations throughout the East Texas area.
Gilmer 4-star athlete to play in All-American bowl

Gilmer 4-star athlete to play in All-American bowl

An East Texas athlete has accepted his invitation to the 2015 United States Army All-American Bowl.

Taking flight for competition

College students were at LeTourneau University for a flight competition Sunday afternoon. The event has been going on since Saturday. The students were ready to spread their wings and take flight.

Emily McCollum: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Emily McCollum our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Emily is the mascot for Union Grove high school.

Edom Art Festival paints the town red

Beyond the tree-lined 279-Highway, the tiny community of Edom celebrates its annual October Art Festival. 
Kilgore police investigating Chandler Elementary dumpster fire

Kilgore police investigating Chandler Elementary dumpster fire

A fire was found burning in a dumpster at Chandler Elementary school in Kilgore overnight.

Jacksonville talks after 5-OT win over Nacogdoches

It took five overtimes, but Jacksonville beat Nacogdoches 85-79 Friday night at the Tomato Bowl. It's not the first time these teams have had an overtime thriller.

Tyler Rose Parade blooms

Tyler is the "Rose City" for a reason. A weekend of events for the 81st Rose Festival continue with Saturday's "Cirque de la Rose' parade. 
Lufkin man allegedly assaulted overnight by ex-friend

Lufkin man allegedly assaulted overnight by ex-friend

One person was injured overnight Friday after a fight broke out in Lufkin. The assault happened just after midnight in the 500 block of Pershing Avenue.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Jacksonville tops Nacogdoches in 5 OT thriller

 Friday night the Nacogdoches Dragons traveled to Jacksonville to take on the Indians. The Indians came away with the win in the five overtime thriller, 85-79. Click the video for the highlights.