News Alert

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Tyler

Flint man arrested for toddler's death in hot truck

On Wednesday, the Smith County Sheriff's Office arrested Russell Lindstrom for the death of his young daughter last month.
1 injured, 1 cited in Troup Highway, Golden Road wreck

1 injured, 1 cited in Troup Highway, Golden Road wreck

The Tyler Police Department is asking motorists to avoid the area near Troup Highway and Golden Road due to an accident.

Interpreting Faith

Would you say the Bible is still holy, or just history book now? KETK's Stacey Spivey gives us an eye-opening insight on how Americans and East Texans see the Bible today.
Biggest shopping center in East Texas underway

Biggest shopping center in East Texas underway

It's been three years in the making construction is in high gear for The Village at Cumberland Park shopping center. This is an 80 acre property that's going have shopping and dining.

Father and son share remarkable story on surviving plane crash

July 4th is a memorable day in our nation's history. This last holiday was an Independence Day Gary and Aaron Buster will never forget. Their plane crashed into Lake Palestine around 2 p.m. on Friday. Thankfully, they were both okay.

Fisheries biologists surveying hydrilla at Lake Tyler

Texas Parks and Wildlife were surveying the amount of hydrilla at lake Tyler. We're told: a few years ago, the lake was overrun with hydrilla.

Local health services prepare for possible immigrant influx

While,so far , East Texas is not being asked to take in an influx of illegal immigrants, Stephanie Taylor with NET Health says they're ready for whatever comes our way. "If they need us, we are ready to respond.
“#SchoolisCool” back to school event coming to Harvey Hall

“#SchoolisCool” back to school event coming to Harvey Hall

A “#SchoolisCool” back to school event is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 14 from 5-8 p.m. at Harvey Hall for children and their parents to prepare for the new school year. This is a free event for students in PreK-12.
Program promotes Tyler to newcomers, visitors and businesses

Program promotes Tyler to newcomers, visitors and businesses

The Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled Livability: Tyler, TX 2014, a print and digital program that promotes the area to newcomers, visitors and relocating businesses.
UT Tyler Patriot Talon announces new Editor in Chief

UT Tyler Patriot Talon announces new Editor in Chief

Nizia Alam of Tyler, a junior mass communication major at The University of Texas at Tyler, has been named editor in chief of the Patriot Talon, Kevin Dilley, Talon adviser, announced.

1 victim dies after Tyler motorcycle, 'trike' wreck

The passenger on the three wheel motorcycle who was involved in the crash in the 5000 block of Paluxy on Saturday has died from inj
4th of July weekend aftermath at Lake Tyler, fireworks cleanup

4th of July weekend aftermath at Lake Tyler, fireworks cleanup

 After any party there's a cleanup, but one of Smith County's most visited holiday spots is going to need a big cleanup.

93-year-old blind bowler keeps on throwing strikes

One East Texas woman is an inspiration to her bowling team. Nita Johansen is 93-years-old and legally blind. But, she's led her team to a championship and she's still got it!

Independence Day festivities at Whitehouse City Park

The independence day celebration continues. Whitehouse city park welcomed East Texas for a full day of fun.
2 injured, major wreck on Paluxy Dr. in Tyler

2 injured, major wreck on Paluxy Dr. in Tyler

Tyler Police responded to a major traffic accident early Saturday morning. The accident happened around 12:30 a.m. on 5000 block of Paluxy Dr.