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Tony Romo MVP chances suffering from the Troy Aikman syndrome

Tony Romo MVP chances suffering from the Troy Aikman syndrome

Tony Romo told us in the preseason he was going to be the best version of himself, and he has been right.

Longview reacts to possibilty Glass Dragon could reopen

The Glass Dragon reopening its doors may just happen.
Ryan Mallett says he wants to return to Texans next season

Ryan Mallett says he wants to return to Texans next season

Texans quarterback Ryan Mallett remains involved with the team. The injured former starter attended practice Thursday and Friday and has offered assistance when possible.

Heart attacks happen more on Christmas day than any other

Tis the season to be jolly, right? Or is it decks the halls with hospital bills? "It's a day that as a cardiologist I am weary about when I'm on call," said Dr. Ray Kumar, cardiologist at Trinity Clinic Cardiology.
Caramel apples cause fatal listeria outbreak

Caramel apples cause fatal listeria outbreak

A sweet treat has turned potentially deadly for dozens of people in multiple states. At least four people have died -- in a fifth case tests are pending -- after eating caramel apples infected with Listeria monocytogenes.
Gilmer comes back to win 4A, Division II State Championship

Gilmer comes back to win 4A, Division II State Championship

The Gilmer Buckeyes put on show for high school football fans across the nation overcoming an 18-point deficit at halftime to come back and win the 4A - Division II Sate Championship Friday afternoon in Arlington, 35-25.
E. Texas Christmas lights so bright you can see them from space!

E. Texas Christmas lights so bright you can see them from space!

Those lights you put up for the holidays don't just brighten your neighborhood -- they are providing NASA with new data about how cities illuminate the night.
Henderson Co. man gets 10 years for dealing meth

Henderson Co. man gets 10 years for dealing meth

A Henderson County man was sentenced to 10 years behind bars for dealing meth.
Sheriff identifies couple killed in Angelina Co. shooting deaths

Sheriff identifies couple killed in Angelina Co. shooting deaths

Authorities have identified two people found dead from an alleged shooting Friday morning at an Angelina County home. 
Robbers storm a Houston Family Dollar

Robbers storm a Houston Family Dollar

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; police are searching for the suspected robbers of at least one store in northeast Houston.
Former Bryan cop; indicted in child porn case

Former Bryan cop; indicted in child porn case

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Central Texas grand jury has indicted a former reserve police officer who authorities say had child pornography on his cellphone.

Finally some federal common sense

Sometimes I think the green movement will not be happy until we are living in a tee-pee wearing a loin cloth.
No 'The Interview,' and no 'Team America' either at Texas theater

No 'The Interview,' and no 'Team America' either at Texas theater

After Sony canceled the release of its comedy "The Interview," one Texas theater planned to screen "Team America: World Police" instead. That is, until studio Paramount shut that down, too.

Local retirement community spreading Christmas cheer

Research shows the holiday season can trigger seasonal affective disorder in seniors. That's why at The Hamptons, a retirement community in Tyler, they help their residents beat the holiday blues by spreading Christmas cheer.

Rain Friday, clearing out by evening

Thursday was a dreary and misty day over East Texas. Highs in most locations only reached the 40s, but there were some 50s down in Deep East Texas.