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Griffin, Bennett inducted into East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor

Griffin, Bennett inducted into East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor

 Legends of high school football in East Texas were inducted into the East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor during a banquet Saturday evening at Northridge Country Club.

Icy day makes East Texans go slow for fast food

Freezing rain and sleet was falling from the sky in Tyler. But the ice didn't keep Bertha Adams from braving the cold weather to get something cold. She got a shake at Burger King.
LIST: School and business delays, cancellations for Tuesday, Feb. 24

LIST: School and business delays, cancellations for Tuesday, Feb. 24

With the possibility of wintry weather over the next 24 hours, schools in East Texas may be delaying or canceling classes. Businesses and other organizations may also have delayed openings or cancelations.
Authorities investigating string of burglaries that happened in mid February

Authorities investigating string of burglaries that happened in mid February

On Friday, February 13, 2015, a home owner in the 2000 block of Highway 79, west of Jacksonville, reported that his home had been broken into sometime between Wednesday, February 5, and Thursday, February 12.
1 killed in Trinity County crash

1 killed in Trinity County crash

DPS officials said an Apple Springs man was killed over the weekend in a Trinity County wreck. Troopers were dispatched to a crash on FM 357 near Apple Springs at about 5:35 p.m. on Saturday
Nacogdoches Co. man dies after car slides off road into tree

Nacogdoches Co. man dies after car slides off road into tree

A Nacogdoches County man was pronounced dead Saturday after his vehicle smashed into a tree.
TxDOT reports Rusk Co. hit hard by icy conditions

TxDOT reports Rusk Co. hit hard by icy conditions

Rusk County is being hit fairly hard by icy conditions, particularly north of Henderson. US 259 toward Kilgore has become problematic and driverse are advised to stay off this road if they don’t absolutely need to travel.
ETX man dies after car hydroplanes, crashes into vehicle head-on

ETX man dies after car hydroplanes, crashes into vehicle head-on

A Tenaha man died over the weekend after his vehicle hydroplaned and crashed into another automobile head-on.
TxDOT responds to icy conditions

TxDOT responds to icy conditions

Crews continue to treat roadways throughout the area as sleet falls and ice blankets many roadways in portions of the Tyler District. Motorists are advised to use caution on I-20 which now has ice from Van Zandt County to Gregg County.
Tyler Transit experiencing troubles; major delays expected

Tyler Transit experiencing troubles; major delays expected

Tyler Transit buses are still operating today, but due to inclement weather, riders should expect major delays. Residents may contact Tyler Transit at (903) 533-8057 if they have any questions.

Marquis Davis:Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

 Meet Marquis Davis, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Marquis plays football for Troup.

TxDOT preps for icy conditions

The Texas Department of Transportation is preparing for winter weather conditions. They said they are monitoring the roadways and prepping for possible icy roads. TxDOT recommended staying off the roads during icy conditions.
TxDOT prepares for icy conditions Sunday night and Monday

TxDOT prepares for icy conditions Sunday night and Monday

The Texas Department of Transportation Sunday issued a warning to drivers in north and west Texas to be prepared for a wintry mix that could impact rush hour traffic Monday morning and driving throughout the day.
Upshur Rural Electric preparing for significant outage event

Upshur Rural Electric preparing for significant outage event

Based upon the National Weather Service storm predictions, Upshur Rural Electric is preparing for a significant outage event. Crews are ready and outside crews are arriving tonight.