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TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 23, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 23, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Tuesday, September 23, 2014: 7:00 am to 8:00 am 2700 McDonald Rd. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 1900 Balsam Gap. 
13-year-old ETX girl proves she can play football w/ the boys

13-year-old ETX girl proves she can play football w/ the boys

One East Texas teen proves she can be as tough as the boys. 13-year-old Paige Smith has heart and determination that ultimately landed her a spot on the Gladewater middle school football team.

Fair food frenzy: what's your favorite?

The East Texas State Fair is in town, and most can agree one of the biggest attractions is the food. Vendors line the streets offering everything from fried snickers to gator on a stick.

Hay show raises over $31k for scholarships and donations

It was the 30th annual Hay Show for the East Texas State Fair. Held at Harvey Hall Convention Center, the room was full of growers excited to see how their hay fared this year.
Kilgore Mayor says illegal immigration resolution 'not necessary'

Kilgore Mayor says illegal immigration resolution 'not necessary'

Some East Texans believe a resolution is needed to let children illegally crossing the border into Texas know they are not welcome here. But many, including the Mayor of Kilgore say those resolutions are unecessary. 

Rusk Co. Sheriff's Department talking "drug awareness" to parents

Last year, Sergeant David Roberts was speaking to a group of people about drugs. He was showing them what they are, the equipment used to ingest them and different nicknames drugs are called.

Mineola Nature Preserve approves new 'Big Foot Paddle Trail'

The Mineola Nature Preserve is 3,000 miles of outdoor adventuring. Most recently, new bike and equestrian trail were added to the preserve. Now, the city has approved the "Mineola Big Foot Paddle Trail" along the Sabine River.
ETX man arrested for alleged burglary of abandoned home

ETX man arrested for alleged burglary of abandoned home

A Smith County man was arrested Monday for the alleged burglary of an abandoned home.
Dez Bryant ‘had fun’ battling Rams CB

Dez Bryant ‘had fun’ battling Rams CB

Dez Bryant and Janoris Jenkins went at it all day and each had their moments.
East Texan dead after crashing into tree

East Texan dead after crashing into tree

An East Texas man is dead after crashing his pickup into a tree Sunday night.
ETX man indicted on child porn charges arrested for online solicitation of teen

ETX man indicted on child porn charges arrested for online solicitation of teen

A Nacogdoches man is behind bars after he was arrested last week for online solicitation of a minor.
Clothes dryer believed to be cause of Tyler fire that damaged home, destroyed car

Clothes dryer believed to be cause of Tyler fire that damaged home, destroyed car

A clothes dryer is believed to be the cause of a fire that damaged a home and destroyed a car Sunday night in Tyler.
Nacogdoches Police investigating robbery attempt

Nacogdoches Police investigating robbery attempt

The Nacogdoches Police Department is investigating a reported attempted robbery. The incident occurred late Sunday.

ETX lawn mower thief sought

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the help of the public in identifying and capturing a lawn mower thief
Multiple ETX fire departments working to extinguish house fire

Multiple ETX fire departments working to extinguish house fire

A group of East Texas fire departments are working to extinguish a house fire on Highway 80 in Fruitvale.