News Alert

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Tyler

Local doctors seeing cases of summer flu

This is something we would normally be talking about during the fall and winter, but local doctors say they're seeing cases of the flu lately.

Enjoy some Christmas spirit during the summer season

It's never to early to start your Christmas shopping!  You can get a jump start at this year's Christmas in July event being held at the Tyler Rose Garden Center.
TYLER POLICE: Drink, drive, go to jail this holiday weekend

TYLER POLICE: Drink, drive, go to jail this holiday weekend

The Tyler Police Department is once again stepping up its patrols targeting DWI drivers for the 4th of July Holiday.

Boat draining law goes into effect July 1st

A "Heads up" to boaters... a new law goes into effect tomorrow, that changes the way boaters will end a nice day out on the lake.

Firework safety tips for the 4th of July

East Texans are preparing for the 4th of July. Local officials are urging people to keep safety in mind when they're getting their hands on fireworks. They're fun and it's also important to know how dangerous they could be.

Downtown shop closing doors after 40 years

Sadly, the historic view in downtown Tyler will soon change. After 40 years, Levines is closing its doors due to financial reasons. Ralph Mason, store manager, said, "I find fault with no one.

UT Tyler launches security smartphone app from students, parents and staff

The University of Texas at Tyler Police Department will launch a free mobile safety app for students and the university community beginning this summer, Mike Medders, police chief, announced.

Grand ole politickers

If you think old fashioned smoke-filled politics are done, you're wrong.

New swimming center coming to Tyler

For years East Texas swimmer have been diving into Tyler ISD's aquatic centers pool. Everyone from Olympic and national qualifiers, to first time swimmers.
City of Tyler raising downtown parking fees, improving convenience

City of Tyler raising downtown parking fees, improving convenience

The Tyler City Council approved an ordinance revising parking fees downtown. More than a third of the parking meters will increase a substantial amount.
Officials seeking ETX man wanted in connection with Smith Co. burglary

Officials seeking ETX man wanted in connection with Smith Co. burglary

An East Texas man is wanted in connection with a Smith County burglary. Richard Royce Wells, 32, is wanted by the Smith County Sheriff's Office for a burglary committed in the Winona/Starrville area.

The 30th Texas Asthma Camp is going on!

The 2014 Texas Asthma Camp is in full swing at Camp Tyler! This is the 30th year for the camp and more than 50 kids from all over the state are there.

Baylor basketball player diagnosed with rare genetic disease

Standout Baylor basketball player Isaiah Austin was on his way to the NBA. But, his dream was shattered when he found out he has Marfan Syndrome.

Greg Priest becomes TISD Athletic Director

The Tyler Independent School District has hired a former Baylor golf coach to be the new TISD Athletic Director. Those jobs usually go to former football coaches in this state.