Tyler

New study says loneliness can cause premature death for seniors

According to a recent study by a professor at the University of Chicago, extreme loneliness can increase a senior's risk of early death by 14%.

Jack Stallard talks about All-Time East Texas All-Stars

Have you ever wanted to vote for the player of the year? Jack Stallard has done it several times. He's the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal.
The red flag on Johnny Football: Can he take a hit?

The red flag on Johnny Football: Can he take a hit?

He has all but dared the Houston Texans not to draft him to play football, and in another bold move, Johnny Manziel is taking a break from the game itself.

Snow news is not slow news

Nothing drives the mainstream media crazier than the threat of a story about the government being shut down.
Collin Co. man sentenced for federal firearms violations in Tyler court

Collin Co. man sentenced for federal firearms violations in Tyler court

A 52-year-old Farmersville, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for firearms violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
ETX family-owned coffee shop closes its doors

ETX family-owned coffee shop closes its doors

A family-owned gourmet coffee shop in Tyler has closed its doors. According to Cole & Company, Caffe Tazza, located at 4815 Old Bullard Road, was closed in the La Piazza Shopping Center.
Vendor space still available for Annual Spring Rummage Sale

Vendor space still available for Annual Spring Rummage Sale

Vendor applications are still being accepted for booth space at the Annual Spring Rummage Sale at the Glass Recreation Center. This event will take place on Saturday March 8 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Former Lion, Baylor Bear named new JT offensive coordinator

Former Lion, Baylor Bear named new JT offensive coordinator

Former John Tyler All-State offensive lineman William Blaylock has been selected as the Lions' new offensive coordinator, according to Smoaky.com.
3 Lady Lobos, 3 Lady Raiders earn 12-5A All District honors

3 Lady Lobos, 3 Lady Raiders earn 12-5A All District honors

Six East Texas female athletes were awarded first and second team All District honors for the 2013-2014 basketball season.
WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

On Wednesday, we will see areas of mist and fog early in the morning before turning mostly cloudy.
White Oak's playoff opener goes into overtime

White Oak's playoff opener goes into overtime

White Oak has won two straight state championships. The Roughnecks started their road to a possible three-peat in Tyler.
Tyler Police searching for Aggravated Assault suspect

Tyler Police searching for Aggravated Assault suspect

Tyler Police are searching for a man wanted on Aggravated Assault warrants, who shed his clothes while running from police early Tuesday morning.
Increase your odds of surviving a heart attack with free UT Health Northeast seminar

Increase your odds of surviving a heart attack with free UT Health Northeast seminar

About 500,000 people in the United States die from heart attacks each year; half of them die before they get to the hospital.
Greg Abbott to hold 'Meet & Greet' in Tyler

Greg Abbott to hold 'Meet & Greet' in Tyler

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott will be making a stop in Tyler, Wednesday morning.
Celebration of Black History Month to be held at Liberty Hall

Celebration of Black History Month to be held at Liberty Hall

The City of Tyler will celebrate Black History Month with historical videos, music, dancing and more on Thursday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. at Liberty Hall.