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Harrison County warns of old scam with 'new twist'

Harrison County warns of old scam with 'new twist'

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Office is warning citizens about a new twist on an old scam in the area.
REPORT: Manziel to start this weekend

REPORT: Manziel to start this weekend

According to ESPN, Tyler native Johnny Manziel will start for the Cleveland Browns this weekend.
Police seeking identity of ETX convenience store robbers

Police seeking identity of ETX convenience store robbers

The Sulphur Springs Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying two robbers of a local convenience store.

UPDATE: Police identify burglar killed by Tyler homeowner

Tyler Police are on the scene of a residential shooting on Charleston Drive.
Spring Hill's White signs to play baseball at Paris Junior College

Spring Hill's White signs to play baseball at Paris Junior College

Family ties and a successful program helped make Parker White’s choice to play baseball at Paris Junior College an easy one.
Police release identity of suspect wanted in Nacogdoches fatal shooting

Police release identity of suspect wanted in Nacogdoches fatal shooting

nacogdoches Police Detectives have released the identity of the wanted suspect in the shooting on Railroad Street last Friday.
1 dead, 2 injured in ETX 2-vehicle crash

1 dead, 2 injured in ETX 2-vehicle crash

One person is dead after a crash in Polk County. On Monday at approximately 11:13 a.m., Livingston DPS Troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 287, just three miles West of Corrigan in Polk County.
3rd suspect in connection with murder of ETX toddlers extradited to Wood Co. Jail

3rd suspect in connection with murder of ETX toddlers extradited to Wood Co. Jail

A third suspect in connection with the murder of two East Texas toddlers has been extradited back to the Wood County Jail.

Firehouse Bar & Grill business still sizzling after one year

 The Kilgore Fire Department has been managing Meadowbrook Country Club a little more than a year now. The city bought the property in May of 2012.

Danny Elzner commentary; Why treat TCU like that?

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner comments on TCU being left out of the national championship playoff. The Horned Frogs were treated like Lucy used to treat Charlie Brown.

Gas prices pose problem for small oil businesses

 "Many people that I've spoken with in the industry have started to express concern about the falling oil prices," said Philip Nobles, Vice President of Pretro-Land.

Have we lost our minds

Why are we so intent to play politics to the point we are willing to put our fellow countrymen and allies in peril?

Modular homes growing in popularity

As more and more people are hitting their retirement years, there are housing options that are growing in popularity. Many are looking for a cheap, nice home to live in and modular homes are looking like a nice fit.

Beat the holiday blues

The holidays are usually a time for family, friends, and merriment. Unfortunately that is not the case for everyone, and this pressure to stay jolly can cause the reverse effect: depression.