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Police searching for ETX woman accused of passing counterfeit bills to local businesses

Police searching for ETX woman accused of passing counterfeit bills to local businesses

The Tyler Police Department is searching for a woman who allegedly passed counterfeit money to two local businesses.

Unattended cooking fire damages kitchen, living room at local duplex

An unattended cooking fire damaged a kitchen and living room of a duplex in Longview.
Record number of women pilots competing in this week’s nationals

Record number of women pilots competing in this week’s nationals

A record number of female balloonists are competing this week in the U.S. National Championships, a possible indication that what the nation’s top-ranked woman pilot calls “a man’s game” is broadening its appeal.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 29, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 29, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Tuesday, July 29, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 3300 Hwy. 69 N. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm 900 S. Beckham. 

Keeping Texas beef quality high

Tuesday morning, East Texas ranchers and beef producers will get first hand knowledge concerning the best ways keep their herds up to the highest standards.

Winston 8 Ranch conserves Longleaf Pine Trees

In East Texas, pine trees are king. However now the Loblolly and slash pines dominate the landscape, while longleaf pines have been drastically reduced.

Hero doctor keeps job

Maybe you didn't hear this story last week since it doesn't fit in the the anti-gun message most of the media propagates. Last week, a mentally deranged man came in for treatment at Pennsylvania hospital.

Hay Show sample entries due August 14-15

The 30th annual Smith County Hay Show will kick off on september 22nd, the first monday of the East Texas State Fair. All entry samples should be submitted on the 14th or 15th of August, at 1 of the 8 locations within the county.
ETX man charged with murder in wife's 2011 death

ETX man charged with murder in wife's 2011 death

An East Texas man accused of beating his wife was indicted Monday for murder. The indictment supplanted an assault charge.

Great Texas Balloon Race brings inflation of business to Gregg County

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, Longview officials have cancelled tonight's balloon glow. However, the concert will go on as planned.

Buckner shoe drive kicks off in East Texas

The Buckner shoe drive has begun and East Texas businesses are getting involved. Several local businesses have opted to be host locations for shoe drop-offs. The shoes donated will be sent to Dallas where the fundraiser originally began.

Smith county using 3D surveying for oil and gas exploration

If you live in Smith County, the past week you've probably seen big trucks holding up traffic. What they're doing is called 3D seismic surveying.
ETX commissioner catches burglar climbing through window

ETX commissioner catches burglar climbing through window

An East Texas county commissioner was involved in the capture of a teenager burglarizing a home Monday.

Higher One lawsuit may affect local college students

The country's leading provider of college campus debit cards is settling a $15 million lawsuit because they were over charging students. Tyler Junior College is one of the many colleges across the country that use this debit account.
Louisiana woman allegedly kicks E. Texas deputy in throat

Louisiana woman allegedly kicks E. Texas deputy in throat

A Louisiana woman was arrested last week after she allegedly kicked a Rusk County deputy in the throat.