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The veteran behind, 'American Sniper'

With 160 confirmed kills, Chris Kyle was the US Military's most lethal sniper.
Emergency crews on scene of house fire in Troup

Emergency crews on scene of house fire in Troup

East Texas fire crews are responding to several grass fires across the Smith County and Cherokee County area. One of which damaged a house in Troup. Troup firefighters responding to a house fire off of County Road 3811.

The Lone Star State celebrates a Texas holiday

On Saturday, Texans are celebrating "Confederate Heroes Day." It is a Texas state holiday falling on January 19th. The day is dedicated to honoring those who fought and died for what they believed to be right during The Civil War.
Police searching for two armed men who robbed business

Police searching for two armed men who robbed business

Tyler police are searching for two men who robbed a business early Saturday evening. The robbery happened at a store in the 900 Block of South Vine Ave. just after 8:00 p.m.
First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

 Host Louisiana College built a 40-19 lead at halftime, and was able to hold on to the lead, defeating the UT Tyler men's basketball team 75-62 on Thursday night. The loss drops the Patriots to 1-15 on the year.
Walkup's Career-High Fuels SFA Past ACU 82-64

Walkup's Career-High Fuels SFA Past ACU 82-64

 Junior Thomas Walkup established a new career-high with 30 points to fuel the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team to an 82-64 win over Abilene Christian on Saturday afternoon inside Moody Coliseum.  

Family raises money for father battling lung cancer

Rickie Cooper is not the first to battle lung cancer, and he won't be the last. However, during a tough time he is counting on the support of his family.
Lufkin man arrested after allegedly hitting and threatening woman

Lufkin man arrested after allegedly hitting and threatening woman

A Lufkin man was arrested for allegedly hitting a woman companion.

UT Health Northeast: remembering MLK

On Monday the country will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and since it's a federal holdiday UT Health Northeast held their own tribute on Friday afternoon.

FCA adds softball All-Star game

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will have their first All-Star softball game in Tyler this June. FCA will play the high school event at UT Tyler.

Mavericks take Tyler kids to game

The Mavericks Express came to Tyler Friday. The Mavs fan bus took players from a youth team to Dallas for an NBA game. The SRW Knights were treated to this event as part of the Mavericks outreach across Texas.
Authorities seeking identity of robber in ETX holdup

Authorities seeking identity of robber in ETX holdup

The Houston County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying an armed robber who held up a local business.

Paralyzed gymnast is flying high

Kilgore Acrobatic Gymnastics is home to athletes who want to follow their dreams and overcome obstacles. 3-year-old Zhaila Riley is one of those gymnasts. Zhaila is paralyzed from the waist down.

What you need to know about pruning your fruit trees

 Peach trees look bare this time of year... but it's intentional. Pruning fruit trees in the Winter, ensures healthy growth in the Spring.

Three law enforcement agencies receive Community Impact Award

Local law enforcement agencies are being recognized by a coalition for their efforts in the "Pin the Tail on the Dragon" case.