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Man accused of murdering 2 in 2001 arson case

Man accused of murdering 2 in 2001 arson case

Bond has been set at $1 million for a suspect who was arrested on last Thursday for allegedly setting a fire, killing two people, 13 years ago.
Drawn hunt applications now open in Texas

Drawn hunt applications now open in Texas

Texas Parks and Wildlife is now taking applications for 2014-2015 drawn hunt applications.
Wood County authorities seeking tips on stolen backhoe

Wood County authorities seeking tips on stolen backhoe

Wood County Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help in solving the recent theft of a backhoe. A reward is being offered.
Palestine man arrested on drug, weapon charges

Palestine man arrested on drug, weapon charges

On July 04, 2014, at approximately 11:53 p.m., Officer Ricki Baker from the Palestine Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a car  in the 1100 block of E.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 7, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 7, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, July 7, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 1700 WNW Loop 323. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 3400 Mineola Hwy. 
Longview woman and newborn in good condition following car birth

Longview woman and newborn in good condition following car birth

A woman and her newborn were taken to local hospital Sunday evening after she successfully gave birth in her vehicle.
Longview Fire Department investigating Saturday morning house fire

Longview Fire Department investigating Saturday morning house fire

The Longview Fire Department is working to figure out what caused a house fire to spark early Saturday morning. Fire investigators say neighbors noticed the fire spark and contacted authorities.
One person killed in Sunday morning wreck in Longview

One person killed in Sunday morning wreck in Longview

A Shreveport man was killed early Sunday morning after his vehicle went head-on into a tree in Longview. The accident happened just before 1:45 a.m. in the 2700 block of McCann road.

85-year-old celebrates birthday by skydiving

It's not every day an East Texan decides to go skydiving, let alone a grandmother. However, 85-year-old Sue DeCostanza is proving the sky's the limit at any age. 
Electrical wiring sparks Tyler house fire

Electrical wiring sparks Tyler house fire

A Tyler house was significantly damaged after an attic fire sparked early Saturday afternoon. The fire started just before 2:30 p.m. in the 1500 block of Grand Avenue.

Two men behind bars following robbery in Nacogdoches

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office has arrested two men in connection with a robbery from Club Metro early Saturday morning.
Pilot, passenger identified in Lake Palestine crash

Pilot, passenger identified in Lake Palestine crash

A pilot and passenger were taken to a local hospital after their plane crashed into Lake Palestine, Friday afternoon.

Riding in the "Devil Dog"

Friday afternoon the B-25 known as the Devil Dog, touched down at Tyler Pounds Airport, in preparation for the Annual Thunder Over Cedar Creek Lake air show.

Tyler open carry group marches downtown

Tyler's Open Carry group recreated the Battle of Jericho by marching around the square seven times this morning. The group was there to exercise their second ammendment right to bear arms by open carrying their long rifles.
2 arrested after armed robbery in Tyler, 1 at large

2 arrested after armed robbery in Tyler, 1 at large

Police arrest two and are searching for a third after a robbery in Tyler. Officers tell KETK, it happened around 4:40 a.m., at the Food Fast convenience store at the corner of E. Front Street and Palmer Street.