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Closing the Tab

Closing the Tab

Voters in May of 2012 put an end to prohibition in Tyler and other parts of Smith County and the sale of beer and wine in grocery stores and gas stations has impacted tax revenue in a major way but, it has also impacted the economy in surroundi
Children receive summer safety tips at Longview pool

Children receive summer safety tips at Longview pool

With summer’s heat clamping down, children across Northeast Texas are finding an escape in the cool water of area swimming pools.
Longview camp ‘does it big’ for underprivileged children

Longview camp ‘does it big’ for underprivileged children

It’s a camp for underprivileged children, but summer missionary Alex Barron said serving there this summer has taught him a lesson, too: that he’s blessed to have a roof over his head.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 23, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 23, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, July 23, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 9500 S. Broadway. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm 2000 S. Beckham. 
Robert Newhouse dies

Robert Newhouse dies

Robert Newhouse died Tuesday night from heart disease. He was 64-years-old. Newhouse played for the Cowboys in the '70s.
Liberty County Sheriff's Deputy narrowly avoids being shot

Liberty County Sheriff's Deputy narrowly avoids being shot

A Liberty County Sheriff's Deputy was shot at while walking to his patrol car early Tuesday morning. 

Another Obamacare mess

While the president rides on Air Force One to the next fundraiser or vacation, you can bet his team will be working on a new problem from today.

Tyler helps Texas rank top 5 in states for businesses

The state of Texas ranks in the top 5 states for businesses across the country and the city of Tyler has helped get them to that honor.
State officials step up to help Texas vets get medical care through the VA

State officials step up to help Texas vets get medical care through the VA

Texas Governor Rick Perry and the Texas Veterans Commission are planning to take matters into their own hands when it comes to the VA crisis. Soon Texas veterans will find some hope in getting the medical care they need.

Better Business Bureau warns about fake Facebook profiles

Fake profiles have been around since social media began. So while online scam artists are not a new concept, the Better Business Bureau has been receiving calls from East Texans experiencing a Facebook breach of privacy.

Neighbors react to meth bust on quiet, residential street

An investigation into a possible stolen car leads to a meth bust and the arrest of six people on Willis Drive in Longview, a typical residential street that resident Mike Walters says is lined with trees and happy families.
Police looking for suspect in Longview shooting

Police looking for suspect in Longview shooting

Longview Police are looking for a gunman after one person was hospitalized with a gunshot wound.

Staying hydrated is critical for your health during summer months

During summer months people are keeping busy with all sorts of things, and sometimes many of us forget to stay hydrated. It's very critical for your health.

A-K 47s from Russia can no longer be imported into U.S.

This month, President Obama issued a number of executive orders on Russian companies, importing their products into the United States. This is including, the Russian company that makes AK-47s.
Officials: Drunk ex rams car with kids, leads police on chase

Officials: Drunk ex rams car with kids, leads police on chase

Authorities have released more information on a multi-county chase that took place Monday night. The incident ended after the alleged drunken suspect wrecked and was caught on foot.