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WEATHER REPORT: Friday, April 4, 2014

WEATHER REPORT: Friday, April 4, 2014

TGIF! It will be chilly this morning, otherwise, windy and cool with sunny skies. The highs will reach anywhere between 66-71, deopending on the area, and winds will be out of the north at 10-20 miles per hour.
Bob Davis Resigns as the LeTourneau Head Men's Basketball Coach

Bob Davis Resigns as the LeTourneau Head Men's Basketball Coach

LeTourneau University Athletic Director, Terri Deike, announced on Wednesday the resignation of head men's basketball coach Bob Davis.
Weather Talk: Cooler and drier Friday

Weather Talk: Cooler and drier Friday

1:45AM Update: We are now tracking the cold front moving through East Texas. As of 1:45AM, it was moving through Wood county. Behind this front, much cooler and drier air will be filtering in.
Owen Daniels signs with Ravens, to be reunited with Gary Kubiak

Owen Daniels signs with Ravens, to be reunited with Gary Kubiak

Former Texans tight end Owen Daniels has agreed to a contract with the Baltimore Ravens.

Tatum boys basketball coach accepts job at Morton Ranch High School

Tatum boys basketball coach Brett Carr has accepted the boys basketball head coaching job at Morton Ranch High School in Katy.
Mental illness factor in Fort Hood shooting

Mental illness factor in Fort Hood shooting

It's the second mass shooting at the nation's largest army base in five years. Late Wednesday afternoon, a soldier at Fort Hood in central Texas opened fire on fellow service members.
Again, a female cop is hero at Fort Hood

Again, a female cop is hero at Fort Hood

A soldier has committed a deadly mass shooting at Texas' Fort Hood again. And again, a female police officer was involved in bringing the violent rampage to an end.
Azalea Orthopedics Announces Coaches and Team Members for 2014 All-Star Classic Game

Azalea Orthopedics Announces Coaches and Team Members for 2014 All-Star Classic Game

The Azalea Orthopedics All-Star high school basketball games have been set for April 12, 2014 in the Wagstaff Gymnasium on the Tyler Junior College campus. The game, which is in its eleventh year, is sponsored by Azalea Orthopedics.
Ivan Lopez: Ft. Hood shooter profile examined

Ivan Lopez: Ft. Hood shooter profile examined

Ivan Lopez's friendly smile apparently gave no hint of a history of depression, anxiety and other psychiatric disorders.
Darvish and Fielder make list for best selling jerseys

Darvish and Fielder make list for best selling jerseys

World Series MVP David Ortiz tops the current list of most popular MLB player jerseys, which features many of the top performers during the 2013 Postseason, offseason newsmakers as well as some of the brightest young stars in the game.
Soccer Playoffs resume tonight for Pine Tree, Hallsville, Kilgore boys

Soccer Playoffs resume tonight for Pine Tree, Hallsville, Kilgore boys

The Pine Tree-John Tyler contest will be the first game of a doubleheader. A matchup of district foes Kilgore and Hallsville will follow at Pirate Stadium.
Gov. Perry orders flags to half-staff

Gov. Perry orders flags to half-staff

Governor Perry has ordered flags across the state be placed at half-staff following the tragedy at Ft. Hood Wednesday. The governor delivered the following order to Department of Public Safety Commander Jose Ortiz.
Smith Co. fire marshal passes away Thursday

Smith Co. fire marshal passes away Thursday

Smith County Fire Marshall Jim Seaton, 65, died Thursday morning after a lengthy battle with cancer.
4 dead, 16 injured in Ft. Hood shooting

4 dead, 16 injured in Ft. Hood shooting

[Breaking news updates 10:29 a.m.]
State moves 'dangerous' sex offenders into Houston, Austin neighborhoods

State moves 'dangerous' sex offenders into Houston, Austin neighborhoods

Thirty sex offenders - allegedly so dangerous that state officials have kept them in custody after they completed their prison sentences - were quietly moved into neighborhoods in Houston and Austin a month ago with no advance notice to the pub