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East Texans prepare to compete in Las Vegas pool tournament

At the end of the April, 19 East Texans will be heading to Las Vegas to compete in the American Poolplayers Association 'National Singles Championships'. The winner will take home $250,000.
TJC's Trenia Tillis Jones wilns first annual Pat Summitt Award as the top junior college coach in country

TJC's Trenia Tillis Jones wilns first annual Pat Summitt Award as the top junior college coach in country

Trenia Tillis Jones of Tyler Junior College was presented the inaugural Pat Summitt Trophy as the 2014 Russell Athletic/WBCA Junior College/Community College National Coach of the Year, the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) anno

Then, just don't run

Of all the stupid things, one congressman from Virginia is whining Congress doesn't make enough money. He thinks they all need raise.

Recent rain fills Lake Tyler, levels better than ever

East Texans were asking for more rain to fill up our lakes and we sure got it, which is great news for our local anglers.

Arp student turns his imagination into a book

A student Tristen Evans,16, of Arp, turned his imagination into a book and now that book is on store shelves. We got the opportunity to speak to the young author on Monday about his accomplishment.

UT Tyler set to study a potential endangered species

The University of Texas at Tyler received a grant to study a threatened species. The crayfish. Now this fish is not to be confused with the southern favorite food crawfish.

Sewing wedding dresses into 'angel gowns'

NICU Helping Hands is an organization started in fort worth that collects wedding dresses, and turns them into what they call 'angel gowns' for babies who pass away in the neonatal intensiv
1 dead in fatal Upshur County crash

1 dead in fatal Upshur County crash

One person has been confirmed dead in an Upshur County wreck Monday evening.
Johnny Manziel, Blake Bortles scheduled to visit Texans

Johnny Manziel, Blake Bortles scheduled to visit Texans

Johnny Manziel and Blake Bortles will be among the quarterbacks coming to Houston to visit with the Texans. Bortles is scheduled to visit the Texans on April 15-16. Manziel visits on April 21-22.
ETX business loses more than $20K in oil due to vandals

ETX business loses more than $20K in oil due to vandals

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public's help in sovling acriminal mischief case  in Kilgore.
2 men charged in Nacogdoches armed robbery

2 men charged in Nacogdoches armed robbery

Two men are in custody following an early morning armed robbery of a Nacogdoches convenience store over the weekend.
Upshur County emergency crews pull 1 person from vehicle in water

Upshur County emergency crews pull 1 person from vehicle in water

Emergency crews responded to an accident Monday afternoon near Diana where a driver crashed into a pond.

EXCLUSIVE: Church of Wells members injured following physical fight during community parade

Two 'Church of Wells' members, Sean Morris (Elder of the church) and Taylor Clifton, were reportedly injured following a physical altercation Saturday afternoon during the Wells homecoming parade, an annual community event. 
Smith County road closed following storms

Smith County road closed following storms

Smith County Road 138 sustained severe damage during torrential rains on Sunday, April 6. The Smith County Road and Bridge Department is currently working to replace a culvert and a missing section of road.
Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

The Lufkin Crime Stoppers is seeking the help of the public in identifying an alleged thief.