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ETX man qualifies for U.S. Amateur Pool Championship

ETX man qualifies for U.S. Amateur Pool Championship

 An East Texas man will compete for the nation's most prestigious amateur pool title.
Lindale educator named Elementary Teacher of the Year

Lindale educator named Elementary Teacher of the Year

EJ Moss Intermediate School teacher Whitney Crews has been named as Region 7 ESC’s 2015 Elementary Teacher of the Year.
Solar eclipse: East Texans in for an early treat tonight

Solar eclipse: East Texans in for an early treat tonight

A partial solar eclipse will be viewable in East Texas this afternoon making for an early October treat before Halloween!
Neal McCoy to put on Longview Christmas concert

Neal McCoy to put on Longview Christmas concert

An East Texas musician has announced he will perform a special Christmas show in Longview. According to the Neal McCoy fan club, the Jacksonville native will perform a Belcher Center Symphony Christmas show.

WWII vet receives diploma

Although the end of the school year is still several months away, Pennsylvania's Mercer High School is celebrating the graduation of one of their students.

VIDEO: Lockheed Martin launches newest Navy ship

Lockheed Martin christened its newest Navy combat ship, the U.S.S. Detroit, this week.
REL alum serves with Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 130

REL alum serves with Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 130

A 2004 Robert E. Lee High School graduate and Tyler, Texas, native is serving with Electronic Attack Squadron 130 (VAQ-130), also known as the “Zappers”.
Man finds World Series tickets on ground, tracks down owner

Man finds World Series tickets on ground, tracks down owner

Imagine finding two very expensive and very hard to get World Series tickets just lying on the ground. That's exactly what happened to a Kansas City man Friday.
City of Tyler receives $174,030 for veteran housing

City of Tyler receives $174,030 for veteran housing

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded the City of Tyler Neighborhood Services Department funding to administer 25 new Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) Vouchers.

Ft. Hood 'Hug Lady' honored

Elizabeth Laird, well known as the "Hug Lady" on Fort Hood, knows that a kind gesture goes a long way.
10-year-old shooter: 'I want to be an inspiration'

10-year-old shooter: 'I want to be an inspiration'

 She picks up the custom handgun painted in her favorite colors, purple and black.
UT Tower to glow for distinguished alumni including 2 East Texans

UT Tower to glow for distinguished alumni including 2 East Texans

Friday, the University of Texas Tower will glow orange in honor of the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Awards, hosted by the Texas Exes.
3 ETX law enforcement officers honored for heroism

3 ETX law enforcement officers honored for heroism

Three East Texans were recently honored by state officials for their heroic efforts in a dangerous situation earlier this year.
City of Tyler annual Fall Family Fun Festival to be held Ocotber 23

City of Tyler annual Fall Family Fun Festival to be held Ocotber 23

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department will hold the 14th Annual Fall Family Fun Festival on Thursday, October 23 from 4 to 7:00 p.m., at the Glass Recreation Center located at 501 West 32nd Street.
ETX junior high football player who collapsed at practice returns to school

ETX junior high football player who collapsed at practice returns to school

An East Texas eighth grader is returning to school after he collapsed at his junior high football practice.