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1 arrested in connection with HWY 31 shooting

1 arrested in connection with HWY 31 shooting

On December 7th, 2014, at approximately 11:15 p.m., the Smith County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the East Texas Medical Center Emergency Room regarding a gunshot victim who arrived in a personal vehicle.
Charges upgraded for suspects in murder of Kilgore man

Charges upgraded for suspects in murder of Kilgore man

The charges for three suspects in the murder of a Kilgore man have been upgraded.
2 arrested, 1 sought in Smith Co. burglary

2 arrested, 1 sought in Smith Co. burglary

Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith reports that on November 26, 2014, a burglary occurred in the 11000 block of CR 152 West, located in the southwest portion of Smith County.
House destroyed in Tuesday night blaze due to unattended cooking

House destroyed in Tuesday night blaze due to unattended cooking

A rental house near Tyler Junior College was destroyed Tuesday evening by a fire. Authorities said crews were dispatched to South Fleishel Avenue and Skyline Street around 6 p.m.

Longtime ETX high school football coach Dickey Meeks retires

A longtime East Texas head football coach has retired.
102.3 The Breeze accepting Toys for Tots donations at Broadway Square Mall parking lot

102.3 The Breeze accepting Toys for Tots donations at Broadway Square Mall parking lot

Radio personalities 'Brain' and 'Carter' from 95.3/102.3 The Breeze are currently living in storage boxes in the Broadway Square Mall parking lot.
Johnny Manziel's first NFL start will be on FOX 51

Johnny Manziel's first NFL start will be on FOX 51

Tyler native Johnny Manziel will be seen by East Texans this weekend. Manziel's first NFL start will be on FOX 51 Sunday at noon.
Gunman turns himself in for shooting death of Nacogdoches woman

Gunman turns himself in for shooting death of Nacogdoches woman

The man authorities believe fatally shot Dominique Brooks, 24, of Nacogdoches, has been arrested. Marcus Shwayne Isaac, 19, turned himself into Shelby County authorities around 6:20 evening. 

Are we Di-Fi's enemy

I usually don't do the same topic two days in a row..but there is still so much to say about one group of selfish, misguided politicians who are putting our nation and spies and allies at risk.

Kilgore College 2001 football team named to Hall of Fame

One of the best teams in Kilgore College history is going into the Hall of Fame. The 2001 team is going into the National Junior College Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

Jacksonville firefighters honor late Captain with light memorial

The Jacksonville Fire Department is in charge of hanging the Christmas lights at a neighboring memorial park.

Whitehouse Police Department: "Body cameras effective"

 "The camera's not going to lie, it's going to show what actually happened," said Craig Shelton, the Whitehouse Police Chief.
ETX donor to match Salvation Army kettle donations

ETX donor to match Salvation Army kettle donations

According to the Salvation Army, kettle donations are down $7,000 from where they were this same time last year.

Santa's toy shop opens in East Texas

 While Santa stays busy in the North Pole, he has some helpers with Texas roots. Every December, "Winford's Wooden Toys" in Tyler transforms into Santa's Toy Shop. 

Popular firearm company voluntarily recalling millions of rifles

If you own a Remington rifle, you may have a free Christmas gift coming. Remington Arms Company is replacing the trigger on millions of its popular bolt action rifles. But, there is a lot of controversy surrounding this issue.