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Texas, Arkansas accept bids to play in Advocare V100 Texas Bowl

Texas, Arkansas accept bids to play in Advocare V100 Texas Bowl

The University of Texas and the University of Arkansas have accepted bids to play in the 2014 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl, the bowl organizing committee announced today.
Man's body found in SE Houston bayou

Man's body found in SE Houston bayou

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a man died late Sunday night after he fell or jumped from a bridge over Brays Bayou in southeast Houston.
The flu shot is less effective this season

The flu shot is less effective this season

We're right in the middle of flu season. When it comes to getting sick, your chances are pretty high this holiday season even with the flu shot. David Kern said he gets the flu shot every year, and he has never had the flu.

Amanda Dimon: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

 Meet Amanda Dimon, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Amanda plays volleyball for Whitehouse and just signed with Central Arkansas.

Mineola's magic season continues

The Mineola Yellow Jackets defeated Pottsboro 14-7 Saturday in Royse City. Mineola trailed 7-0 at the half, but came back to punch their ticket to the semifinals.
Longview family offers East Texans free Christmas trees

Longview family offers East Texans free Christmas trees

In 2014 that 'Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree" in your living room will reach new heights, costing an average of $40. For some families, that dollar amount is just not in the budget.
Texans use a strong second half to beat the Jaguars

Texans use a strong second half to beat the Jaguars

 Houston bolsters its playoff hopes with a win over lowly Jacksonville as Arian Foster & Co. turn it on late.
Introducing the ETVarsity Best Preps high school sport banquet

Introducing the ETVarsity Best Preps high school sport banquet

 What if I told you that more than 300 of the best high school athletes in East Texas will gather in June under one roof in an epic celebration of success, sportsmanship and reflection?
Introducing the ETVarsity Best Preps high school sport banquet

Introducing the ETVarsity Best Preps high school sport banquet

 What if I told you that more than 300 of the best high school athletes in East Texas will gather in June under one roof in an epic celebration of success, sportsmanship and reflection?
Former Austin cop pleads not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed man

Former Austin cop pleads not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed man

A former Austin, Texas police detective pleaded not guilty friday in the shooting death of an unarmed man.

Troup mayor on pooper scooper duty

For the mayors of Troup and Arp, an old high school friendship turned rivalry. The mayors bet on which city's football team would win a game. Arp High School won a football game against Troup High School.
Fredericksburg Heritage defeats Longview Trinity to claim TAPPS title

Fredericksburg Heritage defeats Longview Trinity to claim TAPPS title

 Parker Pattillo rushed for 243 yards and four touchdowns and also threw one touchdown to lead No. 2-ranked Fredericksburg Heritage to a 46-16 win over No.
Three people injured in traffic accident near Tyler

Three people injured in traffic accident near Tyler

Three people were taken to the hospital this evening after they were hit by a car in Smith County. DPS Troopers said the accident happened on Highway 31 near FM 757 just outside of Tyler.
Possible remains of missing Liberty County man discovered

Possible remains of missing Liberty County man discovered

 The possible remains of a Liberty County man, who has been missing for nearly three and a half months, were discovered Saturday.

John Tyler players talk after big win in Denton

John Tyler topped McKinney North 64-40 Friday night in Denton. Now they move on to face Aledo. That game will be played at Mesquite's Hanby Stadium Saturday at 2:00 pm.