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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 6:38pm
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Police release surveillance footage from Tyler Family Dollar robbery

Officers with the Tyler Police Department are looking for the gunman from a robbery in north Tyler. Around 8:30 p.m. police responded to reports of gunfire at the Family Dollar on East Gentry Road. 

Former Pro: "Overall, NFL doing wonderful job"

Former NFL offensive lineman Shawn Harper was in Tyler on Thursday for a speaking engagement at Tyler Junior College.

Tyler's newest shopping center ready for business

Tyler's newest shopping center, "The Village at Cumberland Park," is making progress. Some of the stores are even open for business. Stores like TJ Maxx, Petco and Joann are opening in Tyler within the next month.

Texas Attorney General recognizes Longview man

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced the winner of the Texas "office manager of the year".. and..he's an East Texan!

Local bands hitting high notes at competitions

John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high school orchestras are coming into the new school year loud and clear. With successful spring seasons, they're back again to win this spring.

Bow season has hunters aiming for the weekend

Bow season begins Saturday morning. The Smith County Game Wardens are preparing for an excellent hunting season.

U.S.E.A. Championship begins at Texas Rose Horse Park

"We have Olympians here, we have an advanced gold medalist here..." said Diane Pitts, President of the United States Eventing Association.
Authorities identify woman killed in ETX wreck

Authorities identify woman killed in ETX wreck

Authorities have identified the person killed in Thursday morning's wreck near Joaquin.

Gun sales down across Texas

The number of Texans seeking federal permission to purchase firearms is down this year. The owner of Cash Capital Pawn in Longview says despite the 18% drop, business at his shop is still thriving.
Texarkana police searching for escaped inmate

Texarkana police searching for escaped inmate

The Texarkana Police Department is searching for an inmate who escaped custody while working outside of the jail.
Smith Co. Sheriff's Office arrests alleged restaurant thief

Smith Co. Sheriff's Office arrests alleged restaurant thief

An East Texas man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a fast food restaurant that occurred last week.
Tyler native serving aboard USS John S. McCain

Tyler native serving aboard USS John S. McCain

 2005 Robert E. Lee High School graduate and Tyler, Texas native is serving aboard USS John S. McCain (DDG 56), living and working at a Navy base in Japan.
E. Texas boy, 13, hit by SUV while riding bike

E. Texas boy, 13, hit by SUV while riding bike

A 13-year-old boy was flown to Children's Medical Center in Dallas after he was hit by an SUV while riding his bike.

Cheap Shots: Who Dat?

Phil, Reagan and Garrett discuss the upcoming Cowboys-Saints game, and talk about what went wrong when Houston played New York....and then dance to The Harlem Shake.

Up close with the iPhone 6 & the iPhone 6 plus

Keith Ables with AT&T stopped by KETK to chat about the release of the latest Apple devices.