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More bad news for former John Tyler athlete Jeremy Lane

More bad news for former John Tyler athlete Jeremy Lane

ESPN reports Jeremy Lane will need more surgery. The Seahawks defensive back suffered a compound fracture in his left arm at the Super Bowl. He will also need knee surgery.
Skywarn spotter training Thursday night

Skywarn spotter training Thursday night

The National Weather Service office in Shreveport, LA will be conducting a Skywarn Spotter Training session this evening at Shiloh Road Church of Christ. The church is located at 1801 Shiloh Road, Tyler, TX 75703.
Cherokee Co. man gets 2 years for sexually assaulting child

Cherokee Co. man gets 2 years for sexually assaulting child

A Cherokee County man pleaded guilty last week to indecency with a child and aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Police looking for men who bought mower with hot check

Nacogdoches Police are asking for the public's help identifying several suspects involved in the fraudulent purchase of a riding mower.
ETX man is grateful to local officer for her quick actions

ETX man is grateful to local officer for her quick actions

An East Texas man is grateful for a local police officer who helped save his life.
Walmart to pay workers well above minimum wage

Walmart to pay workers well above minimum wage

Walmart, the frequent focus of advocates for low-wage workers, is giving its lowest-paid workers a raise.

Police identify shooter in Longview apartment standoff

Officers with the Longview Police Department have identified the shooter in Thursday's standoff in Longview.

POLICE: Boyfriend murdered Longview native in "rage killing' made in passion

According to KXAN, the boyfriend of 24-year-old Katie Lanell Eager, the woman who was found dead in a Cedar park apartment on Wednesday, h
Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

 A nonprofit company looking to open a treatment facility for boys with severe behavioral issues in Gladewater has withdrawn its application for licensing with the state.

Special Report: Cowboy church -- a western culture

 Cowboy church is booming in East Texas. It's a non-denominational combination of fun and preaching. Where else can you find western entertainment and Jesus?

Harvard University recognizes City of Tyler

The City of Tyler was recently recognized for its "bright ideas" in government.

Don't shoot my robber baby

My favorite news story of the week. Recently in Mobile, Alabama...a robbery happens at family dollar store. The 18-year old thug has store employees down on their knees while he points a hand gun at them.

Middle school students build ramp for 6th grader battling bone cancer

6th grader Pasha Williams has been battling bone cancer since last year. Initially going into remission, it recently re-appeared in her knee.
Gladewater woman cleared of animal cruelty charges

Gladewater woman cleared of animal cruelty charges

A Gladewater woman who had more than 70 animals taken from her custody in May was acquitted Wednesday.

Local growers recognized for their service

Farming is a huge industry in the southern states, including Texas, and Brookshire Grocery Company wanted to recognize the producers in East Texas.