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Sheriff: ETX teen attacks grandfather with bat, deputy with fists

Sheriff: ETX teen attacks grandfather with bat, deputy with fists

A Nacogdoches County teenager was taken into custody Thursday evening after he allegedly attacked his grandfather with a bat and then assaulted a responding deputy.
Texas Game Warden Notes: 'I’m Sure Glad to See You'

Texas Game Warden Notes: 'I’m Sure Glad to See You'

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.

Longview reacts to possibilty Glass Dragon could reopen

The Glass Dragon reopening its doors may just happen.

Heart attacks happen more on Christmas day than any other

Tis the season to be jolly, right? Or is it decks the halls with hospital bills? "It's a day that as a cardiologist I am weary about when I'm on call," said Dr. Ray Kumar, cardiologist at Trinity Clinic Cardiology.
Gilmer comes back to win 4A, Division II State Championship

Gilmer comes back to win 4A, Division II State Championship

The Gilmer Buckeyes put on show for high school football fans across the nation overcoming an 18-point deficit at halftime to come back and win the 4A - Division II Sate Championship Friday afternoon in Arlington, 35-25.
E. Texas Christmas lights so bright you can see them from space!

E. Texas Christmas lights so bright you can see them from space!

Those lights you put up for the holidays don't just brighten your neighborhood -- they are providing NASA with new data about how cities illuminate the night.
Henderson Co. man gets 10 years for dealing meth

Henderson Co. man gets 10 years for dealing meth

A Henderson County man was sentenced to 10 years behind bars for dealing meth.
Sheriff identifies couple killed in Angelina Co. shooting deaths

Sheriff identifies couple killed in Angelina Co. shooting deaths

Authorities have identified two people found dead from an alleged shooting Friday morning at an Angelina County home. 

Local retirement community spreading Christmas cheer

Research shows the holiday season can trigger seasonal affective disorder in seniors. That's why at The Hamptons, a retirement community in Tyler, they help their residents beat the holiday blues by spreading Christmas cheer.

Rain Friday, clearing out by evening

Thursday was a dreary and misty day over East Texas. Highs in most locations only reached the 40s, but there were some 50s down in Deep East Texas.
Police: Marshall jury indicts man in decade-old murder

Police: Marshall jury indicts man in decade-old murder

The Marshall Police Department announced an indictment in a decade-old murder case Thursday afternoon.
Second man arrested in connection with ETX cattle theft

Second man arrested in connection with ETX cattle theft

A second Arkansas man was arrested Wednesday and placed in the Ouachita County, Ark. jail as a suspect in the theft of approximately 70 head of cattle across Texas, including East Texas, and Arkansas.
Stuff-A-Bus event benefits local charitable organizations

Stuff-A-Bus event benefits local charitable organizations

A partnership between Longview Transit and three local school districts is taking the burden off of donation centers by giving them a helping hand today.
East Texas man caught with meth in raid on home

East Texas man caught with meth in raid on home

Police arrested a Mt. Pleasant man Tuesday for his alleged possession of methamphetamine.
Authorities warn of recent burglaries in parts of Smith County

Authorities warn of recent burglaries in parts of Smith County

Law enforcment is warning citizens about a recent run of burglaries in the northwestern portion of Smith County. Precinct 5 Constable Kenneth Bibby said three home burglaries have recently taken place in his jurisdiction.