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Dennis Bendy found guilty in P.T. Cole Park murder

Dennis Bendy found guilty in P.T. Cole Park murder

A Smith County jury found Dennis Bendy guilty in the murder of Briana Young.

Getaway car in Austin Bank robbery recovered, alleged robbers descriptions released

Tyler Police have confirmed they have located the car in connection with a bank robbery off Loop 323 that occurred Tuesday morning.

New federal law puts restrictions on bake sale items

Bake sales used to fuel school's sports teams and clubs, raising money for the kids going away games, nicer uniforms, field trips and so on. But, a new law limits the amount of sugary treats that many bake sales offer.

John Tyler and Tyler Lee start football practice

The John Tyler Lions started their first day of practice before the sun came up. JT started at 5:00 am Monday.

Iraq mess

What a mess the situation in Iraq is. The president campaigned back in 2012 that he was getting out of Iraq and we'd kick the sand off our boots when we are out.
Tyler Water Utilities to close off part of 9th street this week for valve installation

Tyler Water Utilities to close off part of 9th street this week for valve installation

Beginning on Tuesday, August 12, Tyler Water Utilities will be closing 9th Street, between Roseland Boulevard and Donnybrook Avenue, to through traffic for the installation of a 24-inch water valve.
ETX bank employees robbed, undetermined amount of cash taken

ETX bank employees robbed, undetermined amount of cash taken

The Tyler Police Department is investigating an incident where two Tyler bank employees were robbed in a heist Monday morning.
Small gas tank explosion starts fire at ETX business; fire put out

Small gas tank explosion starts fire at ETX business; fire put out

An East Texas business saw a scary sight Friday afternoon following an explosion.
Tyler PD: Drunken driver leads officers on chase, hits multiple vehicles

Tyler PD: Drunken driver leads officers on chase, hits multiple vehicles

An alleged drunken driver led Tyler Police on a wild chase where he crashed his car into several vehicles Tuesday afternoon.

Local church hosts concert in celebration of growth

Well-known contemporary Christian singer Phil Wickham will be on this stage Friday night, at Dayspring United Methodist Church in Tyler.
East Texas football scrimmages

East Texas football scrimmages

The Longview News-Journal has put together a list of high school football scrimmages. Teams will start woring out against each other soon.

Study aimed to improve Old Jacksonville Highway

There's been a lot of new development on Old Jacksonville Highway, but with that brings more traffic. The Metropolitan Planning Organization, which is part of the City of Tyler, noticed this area needed some help last year.
Cowboys will play preseason opener on FOX 51

Cowboys will play preseason opener on FOX 51

FOX 51 will broadcast the preseason opener of the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys will play the Chargers in San Diego Thursday night. The pregame show will start at 8:00.
P.T. Cole Park case: Gang affiliation motive in murder, says DA

P.T. Cole Park case: Gang affiliation motive in murder, says DA

The trial for Dennis Bendy, one of three people charged in the P.T. Cole Park murder, began Tuesday morning.
Tyler Police arrest two teens in early morning burglary

Tyler Police arrest two teens in early morning burglary

Two teens were arrested after an early morning burglary in Tyler. Tyler Police said it happened at the Boost Mobile store on North Beckham just before 2 a.m. When officers arrived, they saw two people running from the store.