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House fire almost fatal, family miraculously unharmed

An East Texas family was able to escape a house fire early Monday morning.

A mile high lecture

The same president who hates drilling for oil, but takes credit for lower gas prices is now lecturing us again. This time...from places like Air Force One.

Bullard High School FFA program preparing students for the future

Trade programs are becoming increasingly popular and students in East Texas high schools are getting a head start on learning the ins and outs of the work force.

Fourth grader inspires community with 'thank you' cards to police officers

It all started with one card and one child with a dream. Savannah Solis, a fourth grader at Kissam Elementary school in Tyler, began making and sending thank you cards to local police officers. 
Police: Suspect in double murder still on the loose

Police: Suspect in double murder still on the loose

The Greenville Police Department has requested the public's help locating a man wanted in an East Texas murder.
Longview "Paints the Town Red" for heart disease awareness

Longview "Paints the Town Red" for heart disease awareness

The problem is heart disease and the American Heart Association is kicking off its “Paint The Town Red” campaign to help spread awareness of this serious disease.

Recruiting preview; From Longview to Waco

Signing day will be a week from Wednesday. A Longview running back will sign with the Baylor Bears. He'll wear green in high school and college. JaMycal Hasty had a big year as a junior.
Police arrest man allegedly stopped with cocaine, meth

Police arrest man allegedly stopped with cocaine, meth

Commerce Police arrested a man Saturday evening after he was allegedly caught with cocaine and methamphetamines. 
Henderson resident travels to Australia for professional disc golf event

Henderson resident travels to Australia for professional disc golf event

John Cloutier just needed to get out of the house. With two grown children leaving — and after a nudge from his wife to find a hobby — Cloutier tried a few different things to occupy his all-of-a-sudden free time.
Two East Texas softball players to continue playing in college

Two East Texas softball players to continue playing in college

Two East Texas softball players have decided to continue playing at the collegiate level. Winona's Kamya Moore signed a letter of intent Friday to play volleyball at Southwestern Christian College in Terrell.

Mississippi fugitive found in Utah after 35 years on the run

A man who escaped from a Mississippi prison in 1980 and has lived in Utah under an alias for more than 20 years has been arrested.
East Texas man charged with 31 counts of tax fraud

East Texas man charged with 31 counts of tax fraud

 A 37-year-old Palestine, Texas man has been charged with federal income tax violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Crime Stoppers searching for ETX man wanted on narcotics-related warrants

Crime Stoppers searching for ETX man wanted on narcotics-related warrants

Crime Stoppers wants your help locating a person wanted in Angelina County on narcotics-related probation violation warrants.
East Texan named Chair of Lt. Governor's Grassroots Advisory Board

East Texan named Chair of Lt. Governor's Grassroots Advisory Board

 In 2011, Senator Dan Patrick created the Tea Party Caucus and advisory committee. The caucus met regularly with members of the advisory committee to discuss public policy. Today, Lt.

Warehouse destroyed in fire near Lindale, 1 injured

A warehouse full of furniture and fabric in Lindale was destroyed after a fire Monday afternoon.