Tyler

Invading species could damage East Texas waters

Zebra mussels first hit Texas waters in 2009, after making their way down from the Great Lakes. Now, they inhabit 47 counties across the lone star state. While they haven't made it here yet, they could any time soon.
Lake Tyler Marina open on weekends

Lake Tyler Marina open on weekends

The Lake Tyler Marina at 18183 Concession Road, Whitehouse, TX 75791 is open and under operation by the City of Tyler Water Department Fridays through Sundays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
President George W. Bush coming to Tyler in May

President George W. Bush coming to Tyler in May

On May 8, 2014, Grace Community School will take over the University of Texas at Tyler's Patriot Center for a full-scale, 40th Anniversary celebration event.

UT Tyler edges LeTourneau

The top-ranked UT Tyler Patriots came from behind to edge LeTourneau, 5-4, in the American Southwest Conference Softball Tournament. UT Tyler scored three runs in the bottom of the second inning.

East Texans gather in Tyler for National Day of Prayer

Thursday was National Day of Prayer and East Texans gathered on the square in downtown Tyler. From 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. churches from all over East Texas prayed, praised and sang.
Lake Tyler Marina open weekends

Lake Tyler Marina open weekends

The Lake Tyler Marina at 18183 Concession Road, Whitehouse, TX 75791 is open and under operation by the City of Tyler Water Department Fridays through Sundays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
ETX man being sought by feds for cocaine distribution

ETX man being sought by feds for cocaine distribution

A 37-year-old Tyler, Texas man is being sought by authorities in a drug conspiracy case in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales, Thursday.
First annual Red Dirt BBQ & Musical Festival sells out

First annual Red Dirt BBQ & Musical Festival sells out

The first-ever Red Dirt BBQ & Musical Festive in Tyler is sold out three days before the show kicks off. With a complete sellout, those wanting to attend will need a little bit of luck to find their way inside the gates. 

Organizations pushing for broadband plan in East Texas

Three organizations are joining forces to develop a regional broadband plan for all 23 counties in East Texas, especially in the rural areas.

Beef prices highest amount in three decades

Beef prices are soaring. In the past year, the average retail price per pound has risen 5.4%. Which means for local vendors, like Tyler's Country Meat Market, the problem is felt nationwide.
Johnny Manziel graces cover of Sports Illustrated

Johnny Manziel graces cover of Sports Illustrated

Johnny Manziel, the most talked about prospect in this year’s NFL draft, has fittingly landed on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s draft preview issue.
Smith Co. judge sentences former state trooper to jail time for DWI

Smith Co. judge sentences former state trooper to jail time for DWI

A former state trooper pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to driving while intoxicated during a crash on November 5, 2012.
4 biomedical researchers join UT Health Northeast as part of cellular, molecular biologist's team

4 biomedical researchers join UT Health Northeast as part of cellular, molecular biologist's team

Four biomedical researchers join UT Health Northeast as part of internationally respected cellular and molecular biologist’s team

UT Tyler breaks ground on new pharmacy school

The University of Texas at Tyler had the groundbreaking for their new pharmacy school. They said it was a historic day for the university.

Boat safety tips to prevent accidents on the water

East Texas has been having nice weather and we're seeing many East Texans are taking out their boats.