Tyler

New school in Tyler 'redefining the pathway' for learning

A new school will open in Tyler this fall, but this one is different, being the first of its kind for our area. The Bridgemark Center will open August 21st at Calvary Baptist Church.

52nd annual Square and Round Dancing Festival

Get your dancing shoes on, the 52nd annual Square and Round Dancing Festival is this weekend in Tyler. Professionals from all over the state will show off their dance moves at Harvey Convention Center.
Smith Co. woman pleads guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud

Smith Co. woman pleads guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud

A 44-year-old Whitehouse, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.
John Tyler alum selected as Whitehouse girls' basketball coach

John Tyler alum selected as Whitehouse girls' basketball coach

Whitehouse Independent School District has announced its new head girls’ basketball coach as Melanie Lane.
Baylor golf coach recommended for Tyler ISD AD position

Baylor golf coach recommended for Tyler ISD AD position

Tyler ISD will recommend the hiring of Greg Priest as its new athletic director during the June 23 Board of Trustees meeting to be held in the Davidson Conference Room at the Plyler Instructional Complex.

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Expect delays on portion of South Loop 323

The Texas Department of Transportation will be working on several projects during the next few weeks, but one in particular will have many East Texans taking a detour.

President Obama set to lower student low payments

student loan debt is through the roof and that number keeps climbing. President Obama is tackling the student loan issue again. He wants to lower student loan payments, he wants to bring relief to the burden of student loan debt.
Tylerite sentenced to 25 years for 2013 murder

Tylerite sentenced to 25 years for 2013 murder

A Tylerite was sentenced to 25 years in jail Monday for the murder of another man back in May 2013.
ETX woman faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to embezzlement

ETX woman faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to embezzlement

A 54-year-old Murchison woman has pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.
Child predator agrees to plea deal in Tyler court

Child predator agrees to plea deal in Tyler court

A Tyler man has agreed to a plea deal in the 7th District Judicial Court and will be sentenced in the near future on one count of indecency with a child.

Tyler mall shooter sentenced to additional prison time to run concurrently with life sentence

Ricky Neal, Jr., who was sentenced to life in prison last month, accepted a plea deal on an additional charge Monday morning.
Officials seek way to pull business center out of jurisdictional crossroads

Officials seek way to pull business center out of jurisdictional crossroads

The River Bend Business Center and Industrial Park at Texas 31 and Interstate 20 lies near Kilgore, falls in Longview’s extraterritorial jurisdiction and is given water by the Liberty City Water Supply Corporation.
Vacation Bible School kicks off for summer

Vacation Bible School kicks off for summer

Vacation Bible School begins for several East Texas churches. The summer program kicks off when school is out, so kids go from classwork to scripture.
Auto & Cycle Show benefiting St. Jude Children's Hospital

Auto & Cycle Show benefiting St. Jude Children's Hospital

Dozens of East Texans attended the Brewer’s Ranch Auto & Cycle Show in Tyler on Saturday.