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Deer season opens Saturday

Deer season opens Saturday

As of Saturday, the nine-month wait will come to an end ... for whitetail deer hunters with firearms, that is.
Police investigating kidnapping, sexual assault of 2 UTSA students

Police investigating kidnapping, sexual assault of 2 UTSA students

 Police have arrested a man for allegedly kidnapping two female University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) students Wednesday morning.
Authorities release identity of suspect in Whitehouse shooting

Authorities release identity of suspect in Whitehouse shooting

The Smith County Sheriff's Office has identified the man who allegedly shot another person in the head Wednesday night.
ETX man sentenced to life in prison for sexual assault of child

ETX man sentenced to life in prison for sexual assault of child

A Rusk County man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for the aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Body found in rail car at ETX train depot, sent to Dallas for autopsy

Body found in rail car at ETX train depot, sent to Dallas for autopsy

The body of a man has been sent to Dallas for autopsy after he was found inside a railcar at an East Texas train depot.
Police arrest Lindale car chase, shooting suspect

Police arrest Lindale car chase, shooting suspect

An East Texas man wanted by he Lindale Police Department, United States Marshal Service and Crime Stoppers in connection with a car chase and shooting has been arrested.
Homeowner opens fire, wounds 2 female burglary suspects

Homeowner opens fire, wounds 2 female burglary suspects

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a man shot and wounded two women Wednesday afternoon after they reportedly broke into his home in northeast Harris County.
Texas adds 11th killer to 2014 execution list

Texas adds 11th killer to 2014 execution list

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Texas Department of Criminal Justice on Wednesday added an 11th inmate — double killer Scott Panetti — to its roster of 2014 executions.
One person hospitalized following shooting in Smith County

One person hospitalized following shooting in Smith County

A suspect has been arrested for an alleged shooting in Smith County.

Kilgore City Council to vote on 'quiet zone'

 Kilgore residents and business owners say they've had enough. Train horns blaring from the railroad, passing through downtown Kilgore are causing an endless headache for locals.

The Foundry coffee shop in Tyler

 Josh Modisette and Eric Barton talk about The Foundry, a new coffee shop in Tyler.

Tyler Museum of Art

Two unique exhibitions are set to usher in the month of November at the Tyler Museum of Art, with the simultaneous debut of Flow into the Mystic: Marriage and the Contemporary Artist and the annual Middle School Day of the Dead Art Exhibition.<

Infectious tree fungus could reach East Texas

East Texas is known as the 'Piney Woods' region.
Texas oil company to pay $1.6M in alleged spill

Texas oil company to pay $1.6M in alleged spill

Superior Crude Gathering Inc.

Houston PO allegedly subjected woman to sexual fetish

A former officer with a Houston-area school district allegedly used his authority to ask a woman for sexual favors.