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Drivers to save $550 on gas in 2015

Drivers to save $550 on gas in 2015

U.S. drivers already loving low gas prices will save an additional $550 on gas next year, according the latest forecast from the federal government.
GREAT NEWS: Kilgore PD officers, good samaritan offer hand in need to hungry East Texan

GREAT NEWS: Kilgore PD officers, good samaritan offer hand in need to hungry East Texan

 If this is not what Christmas is all about, we don't know what is. On Tuesday, Kilgore police officers responded to Whataburger in reference to a man that had stolen an orange juice and ran from the restaurant.
Toys 'R' Us extends hours for last-minute shoppers

Toys 'R' Us extends hours for last-minute shoppers

As Christmas nears, Toys 'R' Us said it will keep its stores open for 39 straight hours, from 6 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23 through 9 p.m. the next day, Christmas Eve.
Walmart 'layaway 'angel' pays $50k

Walmart 'layaway 'angel' pays $50k

Layaway angels continue to spread joy across the country this holiday season. Stories of anonymous, deep-pocketed patrons paying for customers' layaway items at major retailers are becoming more common as Christmas nears.
Longview native, former NFL coach named director of new UT sports program

Longview native, former NFL coach named director of new UT sports program

An East Texas native has been named the leader of a new program designed for high school athletes and coaches by The University of Texas.

Free pizza for fire safety

An Ohio teen is working to save lives in his community, and he's using free pizza to do so. Matthew Siefert is a high school senior and volunteer firefighter.

Paul Revere's 1795 time capsule unearthed

A time capsule buried by patriots Samuel Adams and Paul Revere more than two centuries ago was unearthed Thursday in Boston.
Unknown donor drops 29 silver coins in Tyler Salvation Army kettles

Unknown donor drops 29 silver coins in Tyler Salvation Army kettles

As bells continue to ring around Smith County, red kettles are being filled with dollars and coins. Interesting things are often found in the kettle, however yesterday’s find is not only interesting but valuable.
East Texas winery makes Texas Monthly list of year's best

East Texas winery makes Texas Monthly list of year's best

In a down year for Texas wines, an East Texas winery made Texas Monthly’s list of the best for the year.
How much Christmas can you handle?

How much Christmas can you handle?

Did crawling into the grungy mall Santa's lap as a child send you into peals of laughter instead of hysterical sobs? Did you love the sight of rock-hard fruit cake?

Garbage man delivers Christmas presents

On Monday, 4-year-old Liam Sadler did what he always does. He waited patiently for the garbage man to make his routine stop at his Evansville, Indiana home. This week, however, it was a special visit that came with a surprise.
Three yoga tips to stress less this holiday season

Three yoga tips to stress less this holiday season

 There's no escaping -- it's the season for stress! Whether you love them or dread them, the holidays tax our bodies and our minds.
102.3 The Breeze accepting Toys for Tots donations at Broadway Square Mall parking lot

102.3 The Breeze accepting Toys for Tots donations at Broadway Square Mall parking lot

Radio personalities 'Brain' and 'Carter' from 95.3/102.3 The Breeze are currently living in storage boxes in the Broadway Square Mall parking lot.
ETX donor to match Salvation Army kettle donations

ETX donor to match Salvation Army kettle donations

According to the Salvation Army, kettle donations are down $7,000 from where they were this same time last year.

Wildlife center removes fishing line, hooks from Pier 19 pelicans

The Houston Chornicle is reporting; nine injured brown pelicans from Galveston are being treated at the Wildlife Center of Texas, a subsidiary of the Houston SPCA.