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Tyler Public Library undergoes renevations

Today was day one of renovations on the Tyler Public Library. Fitzpatrick architects and TCMC Construction are leading the project, with library staff working hard to make sure the doors remain open to readers.

Tyler Public Library undergoes renevations

Today was day one of renovations on the Tyler Public Library. Fitzpatrick architects and TCMC Construction are leading the project, with library staff working hard to make sure the doors remain open to readers.
3 men hold up bank near Longview

3 men hold up bank near Longview

Authorities responded to an armed bank robbery north of Longview Monday afternoon.

Alcohol could soon be sold at gun shows

On August 19th, a public hearing will take place in Austin to discuss lifting the ban of alcohol sales at gun shows.

Texas ranks 19th most obese state in nation

Texas is the 19th most obese state in the nation. According to a study, obesity rates are now nearly 30 percent higher than they were in 2010. 
Storms knock out power for more than 1,200 in Nacogdoches Co.

Storms knock out power for more than 1,200 in Nacogdoches Co.

Strong storms began rolling through East Texas Monday afternoon. By early evening, more than 1,200 people were without electricity in Nacogdoches County.

New federal law puts restrictions on bake sale items

Bake sales used to fuel school's sports teams and clubs, raising money for the kids going away games, nicer uniforms, field trips and so on. But, a new law limits the amount of sugary treats that many bake sales offer.

John Tyler and Tyler Lee start football practice

The John Tyler Lions started their first day of practice before the sun came up. JT started at 5:00 am Monday.
2 arrested in connection with multiple ETX burglaries

2 arrested in connection with multiple ETX burglaries

Two arrests have been made in connection with multiple burglaries in Cherokee County.
ETX Christian camp to close after nearly 20 years

ETX Christian camp to close after nearly 20 years

A beloved East Texas Christian camp is closing their doors after nearly 20 years.
Tragedy fund set up for ETX high school football player killed in wreck

Tragedy fund set up for ETX high school football player killed in wreck

A fund has been set up for an East Texas high school football player who was killed in a car accident Friday afternoon.

Iraq mess

What a mess the situation in Iraq is. The president campaigned back in 2012 that he was getting out of Iraq and we'd kick the sand off our boots when we are out.
LIST: 2014 ETX volleyball capsules

LIST: 2014 ETX volleyball capsules

LONGVIEW Mascot: Lady Lobos Coach: Chaka Jackson Coach’s record: 140-134 (96-103 at Longview)
Football: Hallsville players, coaches ready to begin workouts

Football: Hallsville players, coaches ready to begin workouts

David Plunk expects to see a combination of nervousness and excitement when the Hallsville Bobcats arrive for the first day of fall football drills on Monday. And, he’s not just talking about the players.
Football: Longview opens fall drills Monday with lofty expectations

Football: Longview opens fall drills Monday with lofty expectations

It’s time to take ownership for the Lobos.