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Provocative musical upsets some

East Texans were upset with the winter production chosen by one Tyler theater. Spring Awakening is an award winning musical. Despite its popularity, some East Texans don't want it performed in their city.

Mosquitoes creating quite the buzz in Jacksonville

Mosquitoes have been all the buzz this summer. Many cities typically spray in neighborhoods to rid the heavy population.

Controversy surrounds Cherokee County election judges

The Cherokee County Commissioners Court has approved election judges for the upcoming election season, but controversy surrounds the decisions made.
Controversy surrounds Cherokee County election judges

Controversy surrounds Cherokee County election judges

The Cherokee County Commissioners Court has approved election judges for the upcoming election season, but controversy surrounds the decisions made.
Marshall man accused of sexually assaulting mentally disabled person

Marshall man accused of sexually assaulting mentally disabled person

A Marshall man remains in the Harrison County Jail on $100,000 bond, charged with the sexual assault of a mentally disabled person. Harrison County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Larry Deshun Lacy on Aug.
Sheriff: Deputies find meth-loaded syringe inside ETX man's shoe

Sheriff: Deputies find meth-loaded syringe inside ETX man's shoe

Henderson County deputies arrested a man near Lake Athens after allegedly discovering a syringe filled with methamphetamine in his shoe.
Cherokee Co. man gets life in prison for sexual assault of child

Cherokee Co. man gets life in prison for sexual assault of child

A Rusk man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for the aggravated sexual assault of a child under the age of 14.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 28, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 28, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, August 28, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 600 E. Fifth Street 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323. 

Friday Football Fever is back!

This week kicks off the 21st edition of Friday Football Fever, East Texas' premier high school football showcase.

East Texas talkback: Airplane etiquette

A United Airlines flight traveling from Newark, New Jersey to Denver, Colorado made an emergency landing at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport after two passengers got into a fight.

Jacksonville train 'quiet zone' proposal meets opposition

The Jacksonville trains have been a part of the community for as long as residents can remember.

KETK/FOX 51 takes ice bucket challenge

Over the past several weeks, you've probably noticed many people dumping buckets of ice cold water over their head in the name of ALS.
HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

HP is warning customers: Check your laptop charging cord to see if it's at risk of overheating.
ETX man accused of 'severely' beating 76-year-old

ETX man accused of 'severely' beating 76-year-old

Police said a Trinity man was arrested last week after he "severely assaulted" a 76-year-old man earlier this month.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 27, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 27, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, August 27, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 4200 Hwy 31 W. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 Frankston Hwy.