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ETX hatchet slinging suspect declared insane at time of assault

ETX hatchet slinging suspect declared insane at time of assault

After being determined competent in July to stand trial, Christopher Lynn Hamilton, the suspect accused of attacking two local Wal-Mart asso
Lindale firefighter honored with Star of Texas Award

Lindale firefighter honored with Star of Texas Award

An East Texas firefighter, along with more than 30 others, was presented with the Star of Texas Award Wednesday in Austin.
2 accused of burglarizing Henderson Co. home

2 accused of burglarizing Henderson Co. home

Deputies arrested two Henderson County men Tuesday evening in connection with a recent home burglary.
Police arrest 3 in connection with ETX oil field theft

Police arrest 3 in connection with ETX oil field theft

Three people were taken into custody for an alleged oil field theft on Tuesday evening.
PD: Manslaughter suspect wanted for robbing 85-year-old with knife, stealing $25

PD: Manslaughter suspect wanted for robbing 85-year-old with knife, stealing $25

Angelina County law enforcement officers are currently searching for a man wanted for aggravated robbery.
LeTourneau University kicks off nursing program

LeTourneau University kicks off nursing program

LeTourneau University junior Joy Omasere has dreamed of becoming a nurse while also furthering the Christian ministry.
Classes canceled at Hogg Middle School today due to electrical fire

Classes canceled at Hogg Middle School today due to electrical fire

Hogg Middle School will be closed today due to a small electrical fire in the server room. Dismissal will begin immediately to ensure the safety of all students. Bus transportation will begin at 9:30 a.m. and run throughout the day as needed.
Pending federal charge filed against former Marshall police officer

Pending federal charge filed against former Marshall police officer

A former Marshall Police Department narcotics officer is accused of alerting a drug dealer that he was being investigated.
Kilgore theater brings independent films with annual festival

Kilgore theater brings independent films with annual festival

Movies come and go each year, but many independent films whiz right past East Texas. Not so this month.
LeTourneau University kicks off nursing program

LeTourneau University kicks off nursing program

LeTourneau University junior Joy Omasere has dreamed of becoming a nurse while also furthering the Christian ministry.
Longview August driest in years; city has not hit 100 degrees

Longview August driest in years; city has not hit 100 degrees

August in Longview was drier than any month since at least 2009. The city received just less than of an inch of rainfall — about 2.75 inches below normal.
Register now for “Best Practices for Hiring Veterans” Lunch & Learn

Register now for “Best Practices for Hiring Veterans” Lunch & Learn

Registration has started for the “Best Practices for Hiring Veterans” Lunch and Learn. What: Lunch and Learn: “Best Practices for Hiring Veterans”
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 3, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 3, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, September 3, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 1900 S.Beckham. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 1300 Shiloh Rd. 

Military grade art in East Texas

Three months ago, Don Tulman and his wife began turning empty ammo casings into flags, both patriotic and for school spirit. It's an idea Tulman had while out at the shooting range, which, in words, just popped into his head.
Rachel's Challenge brings compassion to East Texas students

Rachel's Challenge brings compassion to East Texas students

Rachel's Challenge is a national non-profit organization dedicated to creating a safe school environment, and promoting kindness.