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Fun Facts: Happy Texas Independence Day!

Fun Facts: Happy Texas Independence Day!

Happy Birthday, Texas! On this day in 1836, Texas declared their independence from Mexico and declared themselves a Republic.
Cowboys place franchise tag on receiver Dez Bryant

Cowboys place franchise tag on receiver Dez Bryant

The Dallas Cowboys have officially used the franchise tag for the fifth time in franchise history when it was placed on receiver Dez Bryant Monday afternoon.
Smith County Sheriff's Office announces new website

Smith County Sheriff's Office announces new website

In a continued effort to maintain transparency within the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Larry Smith announced today the launching of a new and much improved website for the Smith County Sheriff’s Office.
SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

Stephen F. Austin is set to open its 2015 spring practice schedule this week, announced Monday by head coach Clint Conque.
ONE YEAR LATER: Remembering DEZign8

ONE YEAR LATER: Remembering DEZign8

It has been a year since the Gilmer Buckeyes lost not only a teammate, but a brother.
1 arrested in connection with death of Longview man

1 arrested in connection with death of Longview man

A East Texas man wanted in connection with a February shooting has been arrested.
Police: Longview man arrested after choking woman at restaurant

Police: Longview man arrested after choking woman at restaurant

A Longview man was arrested about 9 p.m. Sunday after police said he choked a woman at Texas Roadhouse on Loop 281. Anthony Venegas, 27, was being held today on a $5,000 bond stemming from the incident.

Restaurant celebrates 'National Pancake Day' with free pancakes!

Get your forks ready--- Tuesday is National Pancake Day!
Van Zandt Co. home catches fire

Van Zandt Co. home catches fire

The Van Zandt County Fire Marshal Office is on scene of a house fire in the Edgewood area.
City of Gladewater announces warrant roundup

City of Gladewater announces warrant roundup

The City of Gladewater is urging its citizens who may be wanted on a warrant to turn themselves in to police. The 2015 warrant roundup will be starting on March 7.
ETX woman wanted on warrants in multiple counties

ETX woman wanted on warrants in multiple counties

Law enforcement officers in Angelina County and Gregg County are looking for Dana Michelle Carter Carter who is wanted on multiple warrants.
Tyler ISD principal honored by National Speech & Debate Association

Tyler ISD principal honored by National Speech & Debate Association

Dr. Kenneth Gay, principal of John Tyler High School, was recently honored by the National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) with the UIL District NSDA Principal of the Year Award. Thirty-three schools compete in the UIL District. Dr.

Andrew Bloch:Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

 Meet Andrew Bloch, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Marquis plays golf for All Saints.
UT Tyler baseball Closes Out Series With UMHB With DH-Split

UT Tyler baseball Closes Out Series With UMHB With DH-Split

 The UT Tyler baseball team improved to 7-5 in 2015 after a doubleheader-split against American Southwest Conference opponent Mary Hardin-Baylor, winning 4-3 before falling 6-5 in game three.

"Two Steps, One Sticker" program begins

The "Two Steps, One Sticker" program started Sunday. It means that everyone in Texas will transition to only having one sticker for both vehicle inspection and registration.