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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am
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Finding Christ on the oil rig

Back in the 90s, two oil workers from Houston started a group called the Oilfield Christian Fellowship. Now, almost 25 years later, they have their own bible and attract keynote guests from across the country to speak at their meetings.
 East Texas High School Football Team Leaders

East Texas High School Football Team Leaders

Who is the passing leader of East Texas? How about the rushing leader?
Authorities seeking tips on illegal dumping in Smith Co.

Authorities seeking tips on illegal dumping in Smith Co.

Law enforcement officials are asking for the public's help identifying the person(s) responsible for illegally dumping a large amount of tires.
East Texas high school football stat leaders

East Texas high school football stat leaders

The Longview News-Journal covers East Texas high school football. Who is leading the area in rushing and passing?
2 arrested in prostitution of 14-year-old Nacogdoches girl

2 arrested in prostitution of 14-year-old Nacogdoches girl

Two people were arrested Tuesday for their alleged involvement with a child prostitute in Nacogdoches.
Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Pine Tree’s Jacob Jones won the 100-yard freestyle and the 200-yard freestyle at the Irving ISD Sprint Invitational on Saturday.
Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Pine Tree’s Jacob Jones won the 100-yard freestyle and the 200-yard freestyle at the Irving ISD Sprint Invitational on Saturday.
ETX teacher accused of inappropriately texting student

ETX teacher accused of inappropriately texting student

Authorities have arrested an East Texas teacher for alleged inappropriate online solicitation.
Police identify Tyler man killed in Tuesday night accident

Police identify Tyler man killed in Tuesday night accident

UPDATE:  The pedestrian who was struck on Old Jacksonville Highway has been identified as Daniel Brandon Williams, 36, of Tyler.  

Charges modified for ETX father whose toddler died in hot truck

The charges against an East Texas man whose child died in a hot car in June 2014 have been modified, according to Smith County Judicial Records.

PATH working to help underprivileged children and prevent homelessness

Gregg Grubb, Executive Director of PATH, talks about getting underprivileged East Texas children warm clothing for the upcoming winter months.

Shrine Bullfest gets started this weekend in Lindale

The Lindale Shrine BullFest is a fundraiser benefiting Sharon Shrine Center, located in Tyler, Texas.

Living in Whitehouse is getting more and more expensive

A new fee will appear on City of Whitehouse residents bills starting next month. The Whitehouse City Council approved a $5 fee for city residents to pay for street maintenance.
SHERIFF: Victim in Smith Co. shooting dies at local hospital

SHERIFF: Victim in Smith Co. shooting dies at local hospital

One person is in custody and one is dead following a manhunt and shooting in Smith County Tuesday afternoon.

Losing our nerve or common sense

CNS News reports FBI Director James Comey told CBS's "60 Minutes" that "a dozen or so" Americans are fighting with terrorists in Syria.