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Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred Wright

Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred Wright

A 28-year-old Jasper, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal drug violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Smith Co. Fire Marshal seeking information on 'worst animal cruelty case they've ever seen'

Smith Co. Fire Marshal seeking information on 'worst animal cruelty case they've ever seen'

The Smith County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking information on what they call "one of the worst animal cruelty cases they have ever seen."
Police look to ID man who stole expensive items from Longview Mall

Police look to ID man who stole expensive items from Longview Mall

Authorities are looking for a man who allegedly took a computer bag containing expensive items at the Longview Mall.
Lindale PD seeking tips on thieves who stole from veteran

Lindale PD seeking tips on thieves who stole from veteran

Lindale Police Department is asking for help identifying thieves who recently stole items from a veteran's vehicle at a local business.
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.