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Hawkins Globe group returns from India conference

Thirty-nine countries came together for the globe conference this year, held in New Delhi, India. The focus of the project was hydrology. Hawkins students had the opportunity to do international collaboration with Croatia and India.

Henderson Animal Shelter attains record adoption rate

Henderson Animal Shelter is breaking records. They said it is thanks to Facebook and hardworking people. It is good news for our furry friends at the shelter because they found homes for more than 1,000 animals this year so far.

TJC, ETMC EMS programs form partnership

Tyler Junior College and East Texas Medical Center are partnering up to teach the next generation of medical professionals.
RECALL: Ground oregano possibly contaminated with Salmonella

RECALL: Ground oregano possibly contaminated with Salmonella

A major company that provides seasonings for food is recalling a product due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Authorities seeking identity of armed Daingerfield robber

Authorities seeking identity of armed Daingerfield robber

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers and the Daingerfield Police Department need your help with this week’s Crime of the Week.
Semi's haul strikes I-20 overpass in Lindale

Semi's haul strikes I-20 overpass in Lindale

Authorities responded I-20 overpass at Highway 69 when a semi's haul struck the bridge Thursday afternoon.

Childcare etiquette in question for public areas

Child care etiquette has been a gray area for mothers for a long time. Breast feeding and changing diapers in public areas has sparked controversy, with many deeming it inappropriate.
Luminant releases statement on ETX coal mine incident with injuries

Luminant releases statement on ETX coal mine incident with injuries

Six people were injured Wednesday when a coal mine accident occurred and Luminant employees were burned by hot debris. The company released a statement on the incident Thursday:
Sheriff: E. Texans caught with meth, marijuana during traffic stop

Sheriff: E. Texans caught with meth, marijuana during traffic stop

Two East Texans were taken into custody early Tuesday for allegedly manufacturing and distributing drugs in Henderson County.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 14, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 14, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, August 14, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 7500 Old Jacksonville Hwy. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm 2000 S. Beckham. 

Hunting and fishing license sales begin Friday

Time to bring out the big guns and fishing rods. Friday, Texas hunting and fishing licenses go on sale across the state.
Bullard teen allegedly takes tractor for 'joy ride,' arrested

Bullard teen allegedly takes tractor for 'joy ride,' arrested

A Bullard teenager was booked into jail after deputies said she took a Cherokee County tractor for a "joy ride."

Smith Co. Sheriff's Department encourages ministry for inmates

The Smith County Sheriff’s Department is looking to provide more than just the minimum requirement for the inmates incarcerated in their jails. They’re trying to help change their lives for the better.
ETX runaway lives inside local Walmart for more than 2 days

ETX runaway lives inside local Walmart for more than 2 days

A missing East Texas child made national headlines after it was learned he had been hiding inside a local Walmart for days.
Cherokee County men arrested, accused of dealing drugs

Cherokee County men arrested, accused of dealing drugs

Two Cherokee County men were booked into jail after they were caught allegedly dealing drugs.