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6 women, man arrested in Gregg Co. gentlemen's club raid

6 women, man arrested in Gregg Co. gentlemen's club raid

A midnight raid on a gentlemen's club in Kilgore caught multiple women violating county ordinances.

Auto thefts spike during summer months

Auto thefts spike during the summer months. In 2012, a car was stolen every eight minutes in Texas.
Smith County grandfather scammed by phone out of $9,500

Smith County grandfather scammed by phone out of $9,500

On July 2, the Smith County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division received a call from a man in Southern Smith County who had lost $9,500 to an individual who claimed he was his grandson and needed bail money.
Independence day events around East Texas

Independence day events around East Texas

There's a always something going on in East Texas for Independence Day whether it's food, fun, or fireworks. We compiled a list of upcoming events for this 4th of July weekend.
DRIVE SMART: TxDOT summer driving tips

DRIVE SMART: TxDOT summer driving tips

Summer is here, which means it’s time for summer vacations and road trips. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, people spend more time traveling on the nation’s roadways in the summer months
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 3, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 3, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, July 3, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 7500 Old Jacksonville Hwy. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 900 S. Beckham. 

Warning siren still broken months after vehicle knocked it out of commission in Tyler

The Outdoor Warning System is a tool cities use to let people know when danger is approaching, but in one part of Tyler, the siren hasn't been working for months, and concerned residents in the area want it fixed.
Weather Talk: Wednesday forecast for July 4th

Weather Talk: Wednesday forecast for July 4th

Rain remains in the forecast on Friday. Here is Wednesday’s edition of “The July Fourth Forecast”…
Henderson Co. man convicted of sexually abusing 16-year-old

Henderson Co. man convicted of sexually abusing 16-year-old

Henderson County district attorneys convicted a 36-year-old man last week of engaging in sexual contact with a 16-year-old girl.

UT Tyler student earns 'Space Scholarship'

Mack Stewart is a Sophomore Mechanical Engineering student at UT Tyler, with big goals. 
Authorities identify human remains found in Titus Co.

Authorities identify human remains found in Titus Co.

Authorities have identified the human remains found near a railroad track in southern Titus County.

Local barber shop honored for fifty years of business

It's a rare sight these days to see an old fashioned barber shop, still in business. That's why one local shop is being honored for staying open for more than half a century.
Loan Ranger Bandit arrested during traffic stop

Loan Ranger Bandit arrested during traffic stop

The infamous alleged criminal known as the "Loan Ranger Bandit" has been arrested by Arkansas State Troopers.
Authorities investigating machete attack in Angelina County

Authorities investigating machete attack in Angelina County

The Angelina County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible machete attack Wednesday.