Local News

Local News + Tyler + Longview + Lufkin + Nacogdoches + Jacksonville + Kilgore + Henderson + Houston County + Upshur County + Wood County

Tyler PD: Do you recognize these thieves?

Tyler PD: Do you recognize these thieves?

The Tyler Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying two people suspect of stealing a purse left at a local business.
Former Carthage Bulldog expected to play Friday for UTSA

Former Carthage Bulldog expected to play Friday for UTSA

UTSA coach Larry Coker says he expects his three scholarship quarterbacks to play the season opener Friday night against the Houston Cougars The three are senior Tucker Carter and freshmen Austin Robinson and Blake Bogenschutz.
HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

HP is warning customers: Check your laptop charging cord to see if it's at risk of overheating.
New sidewalks coming to Tyler

New sidewalks coming to Tyler

During this morning’s regularly scheduled meeting, the Tyler City Council approved a design contract with Adams Engineering to provide design and construction phase services for new sidewalks using the Texas Department of Transportation&r
ETX man accused of 'severely' beating 76-year-old

ETX man accused of 'severely' beating 76-year-old

Police said a Trinity man was arrested last week after he "severely assaulted" a 76-year-old man earlier this month.
Tyler man killed in overnight crash

Tyler man killed in overnight crash

One person was killed early Tuesday morning when a vehicle left the road and struck a tree about two miles north of Tyler.
Border question reaches Gregg County commissioners

Border question reaches Gregg County commissioners

Advocates and opponents of a resolution opposing relocation of people surrendering at the Mexican border into local communities gave Gregg County commissioners an earful Tuesday.
Spring Hill ISD board looks for ‘visionary’ leader

Spring Hill ISD board looks for ‘visionary’ leader

Spring Hill ISD trustees said Tuesday that they want the district’s next leader to be “visionary” and a “good communicator.”
Tyler cyclist in stable condition after being hit by SUV

Tyler cyclist in stable condition after being hit by SUV

An East Texas bicyclist who was hit by an SUV Tuesday evening is now in stable condition at a local hospital.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 27, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 27, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, August 27, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 4200 Hwy 31 W. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 Frankston Hwy. 

BK has it their way

Remember years ago when Ted Kennedy decided to put a whipping on rich people and had the yacht tax there in the northeast raised because taxes were too low.
Pair wanted after escaping Polk Co. deputies during chase

Pair wanted after escaping Polk Co. deputies during chase

Polk County authorities are looking for two people who escaped deputies during a car chase Tuesday morning.
Rep. Simpson says 2013 vote has 'nothing to do with Gov. Perry's indictment'

Rep. Simpson says 2013 vote has 'nothing to do with Gov. Perry's indictment'

 Representative David Simpson says claims he was one of the 'so-called Republicans that helped indict Governor Rick Perry' are false and ridiculous.

UT Tyler mental health program becomes nationally accredited

University of Texas at Tyler professors said they believe mental health is a hot topic right now, and this is why they have decided to expand their services in the College of Psychology and Counseling.

Army soldier receives surprise homecoming greeting in Tyler

Sergeant First Class Rodney Eubanks was able to return home to Tyler Tuesday after spending more than 20 years in the military. Eubanks has been stationed in several parts of the world including Egypt and a 15 month tour in Afghanistan.