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Pump Jacks nab TCL honors

Pump Jacks nab TCL honors

John Jaeger, James Lear and Anthony Gonsolin, who helped the East Texas Pump Jacks rally in the second half to keep the franchise’s playoff streak alive, have been honored by the Texas Collegiate League with the release of the league&rsqu
Longview-John Tyler Game Selected for 11th Annual Great American Rivalry Series

Longview-John Tyler Game Selected for 11th Annual Great American Rivalry Series

The 2014 Great American Rivalry Series, presented by the United States Marine Corps, hits the road this season to Longview, Texas on September 5th to highlight one of the most heated rivalries in the country: Longview vs. John Tyler.
Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List announced

Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List announced

The second annual Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List was announced today at the Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce East Texas Kickoff Luncheon.
Gunman holds up ETX store clerk at gunpoint

Gunman holds up ETX store clerk at gunpoint

The Nacogodoches Police Department is investigating an armed robbery occurring at a local business Tuesday night.
ETX cattle company owner arrested for second time this year

ETX cattle company owner arrested for second time this year

The owner of an East Texas cattle company was arrested Monday for the second time this year on a similar crime.
Tyler man killed in HWY 31 wreck identified

Tyler man killed in HWY 31 wreck identified

According to state troopers, a Tyler man was killed in a two-vehicle wreck near Kilgore Tuesday night.
Robber pepper sprays woman leaving Tyler business

Robber pepper sprays woman leaving Tyler business

The Tyler Police Department is looking for a robber who sprayed mace at a local employee leaving her job early Wednesday morning.
Longview planning commission recommends city change rules on pool tables

Longview planning commission recommends city change rules on pool tables

The Longview Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously eased the reins on pool tables Tuesday, specifying that a restaurant or store with only one pool table does not qualify as a pool hall and is not required to be zoned commercial.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 20, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 20, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, August 20, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 9500 S. Broadway 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323 

Smith County jail completes part two of major renovation

The $35 million Smith County jail renovation will be finished in November 2014. However for now, phase two of this three-part upgrade, is finally complete. 

U.T. Tyler prepares for student move in

U.T. Tyler is one of the many schools getting ready for the mobs of students arriving on campus. Move in starts Thursday, August 21st and goes through the weekend.

The BBB is asking people to take action against Identity Theft

Longview Regional Medical Center and Woodland Heights in Lufkin were part of a network of hospitals whose patient information system was hacked.
Family violence on the rise in Rusk County

Family violence on the rise in Rusk County

Rusk County is seeing an increase in family violence cases. Judge Joe Sorrells says he's seen four family violence cases in his courtroom already this week, a much higher number than usual.

Religion helps elderly with depression

Faith has pulled many people out of dark times, which is why it came as no surprise to us that a new study shows religion battles depression, especially within the elderly community.