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REPORT: FCC approves net neutrality

REPORT: FCC approves net neutrality

According to The Daily Caller, the FCC passed net neutrality by a 3-2 vote Thursday morning.
REPORT: Adrian Peterson to be reinstated

REPORT: Adrian Peterson to be reinstated

According to NBC Sports East Texan Adrian Peterson will be reinstated after his suspension was vacated by a judge
Coffee City mayor dies at age 78

Coffee City mayor dies at age 78

Coffee City officials confirmed Mayor Ray Wakeman died Wednesday at the age of 78. According to his son, Chris Wakeman, his father died of a massive stroke.
TxDot announces emergency road closure in Lufkin

TxDot announces emergency road closure in Lufkin

TxDOT officials announced today the planned closure through Friday of a portion of FM 1638 (Old Tyler Road).
Victim identified in Wood Co. fatal crash

Victim identified in Wood Co. fatal crash

One person is dead after a two-car collision in Wood County. According to DPS, emergency crews responded to an accident on Highway 11, just 7.4 miles east of Winnsboro.
Tyler to increase post-high school attainment

Tyler to increase post-high school attainment

In recognition of the established work and investment taking place to improve educational outcomes, Tyler joins Lumina Foundation’s Community Partnership for Attainment.

4,200 still without power in Upshur Co. area

Upshur Rural Electric has approximately 4,200 members still out of service.
Crews working major wreck involving 18-wheeler on I-20

Crews working major wreck involving 18-wheeler on I-20

Emergency crews are on scene of a major wreck on Interstate 20.
Council approves permit for controversial rehab center in north Tyler

Council approves permit for controversial rehab center in north Tyler

The Tyler City Council met Wednesday morning to vote on the Cenikor substance abuse treatment center's application for a special use permit.
Lopez & Kissinger Named ASC Hitter/Pitcher of the Week

Lopez & Kissinger Named ASC Hitter/Pitcher of the Week

 UT Tyler softball's Kristin Lopez and Alaina Kissinger were each recognized for their stellar performances this week by the American Southwest Conference. Lopez was named Co-Hitter of the Week while Kissinger was named Co-Pitcher.
Friday's UT Tyler Baseball Game Against UMHB Moved Up to 5 p.m.

Friday's UT Tyler Baseball Game Against UMHB Moved Up to 5 p.m.

 The UT Tyler baseball game scheduled for Friday at 6:30 p.m. has been moved up to a 5 p.m. start, head coach Chris Bertrand announced today.
UT Tyler Women's basketball Set to Host 2015 ASC Championship Tournament

UT Tyler Women's basketball Set to Host 2015 ASC Championship Tournament

 The American Southwest Conference announced on Saturday the bracket for the eight-team 2015 ASC Women's Basketball Championship Tournament, with Texas-Tyler earning the No.

Reviewing Wednesday's snow & our next winter weather chance

What a day it has been for our area!! Once the rain started very early Wednesday morning, questions were raised about if we would see any snow fall from the sky.
Power outages across east Texas

Power outages across east Texas

Sporadic power outages knocked lights out across east Texas Wednesday.
Kilgore Police searching for thieves caught stealing from clothing store

Kilgore Police searching for thieves caught stealing from clothing store

On Saturday, February 21, 2015, Kilgore Police responded to a theft that took place at a business located in the 90 block of Midtown Plaza.