Tyler

New East Texas district might belong in the NFL

The Fearsome 5A. That's the new East Texas district that has gotten even tougher. It has added Lufkin and last year's state semifinalist, Ennis.

Maddie Smith going from East Texas to the Northeast

An East Texan is going from All Saints to the Ivy League, from Tyler to New Hampshire. Maddie Smith signed a softball scholarship with Dartmouth College.

Changes coming to the SAT test in 2016

Big changes are coming to the SAT test. The essay portion will be optional, they're taking out some of those ridiculously hard vocabulary words and other major adjustments.
Tyler-area native shines on NBC's 'The Voice'

Tyler-area native shines on NBC's 'The Voice'

A Tyler-area native made his musical debut on NBC's hit show "The Voice" Tuesday night. The musician impressed the judges-- or at least one -- enough to make it to the next round.

Is it true you can overdose on caffeine?

A new study says caffeine poisoning is real. The extra cups of coffee, or large coke at lunch could make you overdose on caffeine.

Region 14 Tournament: #11 TJC women defeat Kilgore

TJC topped Kilgore 69-52 Wednesday night at UT-Tyler in the first round of the Region 14 Basketball Tournament. They will play Blinn Friday in the semifinals.

Region 14 Tournament: Blinn men beat TJC, Angelina stops Navarro

The Region 14 Basketball Tournament tipped off Wednesday. On the men's side, TJC lost to Blinn 77-74 in the first game of the day. Angelina beat Navarro 82-76.

Know what Observation Status means before leaving the hospital

Hospital visits can be short-term or long-term, but when doctors say further testing is needed some don't know what that means and that can lead to bigger medical bills.

Early bloom peaches fail to survive ice storm

We're just about two weeks away from spring! And some of our favorite fruit is starting to bloom. But, the peach crop was affected by the ice storm.

UT-Tyler's Baker named Coach of the Year

The UT Tyler women's basketball team placed five players on the All-American Southwest Conference teams the league office announced Wednesday.
HWY 271 southbound traffic blocked after trailer rolls over

HWY 271 southbound traffic blocked after trailer rolls over

An overturned tailed has blocked off traffic traveling south on Highway 271 in Smith County. The trailer turned over near the intersection of 271 and Country Road 3205.
Tyler Police warning drivers of frozen patches on bridges, overpasses

Tyler Police warning drivers of frozen patches on bridges, overpasses

Tyler Police are asking drivers to use caution when traveling over bridges and overpasses. Due to freezing temperatures, it's possible these areas have become hazardous to drive over.
Smith Co. polling location closed due to gas leak

Smith Co. polling location closed due to gas leak

Smith County officials tell us they are closing the polling location at Gary Elementary school due to a gas leak.
Businesses swamped after ice storm

Businesses swamped after ice storm

After Sunday's storm and Monday's frozen slush around Smith County business have been on overload. The icy mess wreaked havoc on a number of local companies, who say, it could take weeks for them to get back up to speed.