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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:36pm
SpaceX prototype rocket self-destructs during test flight

SpaceX prototype rocket self-destructs during test flight

A test SpaceX rocket automatically self-destructed during a test flight Friday over McGregor, Tx, just west of Waco.

Wolves in Tyler?

Everyone knows East Texas is full of animals like deer and armadillos, but there is another species in the area.

Crawford named Superintendent of Tyler I.S.D.

Marty Crawford is looking for a new start as Tyler ISD's new superintendent. He brings with him a history of challenges that can never be forgotten.

Brandon Darby exposes chaos at the border

Grassroots America invited Brandon Darby to speak to its members.
Is Obama heading toward air strikes in Syria?

Is Obama heading toward air strikes in Syria?

After three years of avoiding it, President Barack Obama finds himself being pushed toward military action in Syria.
TxDOT repair plans for the week of August 25

TxDOT repair plans for the week of August 25

Before you start your work week on Monday, you may want to take a look at what roadways TxDOT will be working. SMITH COUNTY
Grand Saline man killed in head-on collision with 18-wheeler

Grand Saline man killed in head-on collision with 18-wheeler

A Grand Saline man was killed early Friday morning following a head-on collision with an 18-wheeler.
ETX men reach plea deals in Tyler motel murder

ETX men reach plea deals in Tyler motel murder

Three East Texas men reached plea deals in connection with a 2013 Tyler motel murder.

Watch out East Texas, here comes Ennis

Here in East Texas, redistricting reunited many old area football rivals, but there is one notable outsider added to the mix, the Ennis lions.
ETMC Gilmer to phase out inpatient care

ETMC Gilmer to phase out inpatient care

Beginning January 1, 2015, ETMC Gilmer will no longer provide inpatient care, according to East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System officials.

Bond lowered for ETX man whose toddler died in hot truck

The bond for a East Texas man accused of manslaughter after his child died in a hot car has been granted a lower bond.

Preliminary Winter Weather Outlook

The last day of astronomical summer is officially over September 21st. Has it felt like an “East Texas” summer to you?

Largest trike manufacturer is in East Texas

The city of Troup creates a unique type of transportation. The largest manufacturer of three wheel trikes is located in East Texas. Motor Trike is the Troup based company that is setting records.
2nd co-owner of slaughterhouse facing charges over bad meat

2nd co-owner of slaughterhouse facing charges over bad meat

A second former co-owner of the California slaughterhouse involved in a recall of nearly nine million pounds of meat was charged with knowingly processing and distributing meat from cancerous cows, court documents released this week say.