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Texas bus driver leaves 7-year-old girls stranded

Two 7-year-old girls found themselves lost in a strange neighborhood after they were put on the wrong bus at school. The girls, Kacy and Saira, are in the second grade at Campbell Elementary in Greatwood, Texas.
Smith County fire destroys RV

Smith County fire destroys RV

An RV was destroyed on Highway 110 South Friday morning after an unknown source sparked a fire inside the vehicle.
Discovery Science Place closing temporarily for renovations

Discovery Science Place closing temporarily for renovations

On Monday, September 8, the Discovery Science Place will close for a brief renovation period to update current exhibits and refresh the museum, Dr.
Athens teen indicted for murder during alleged robbery

Athens teen indicted for murder during alleged robbery

An Athens teenager has been indicted for the murder of a 23-year-old man killed during an apparent robbery.
ETX woman indicted for murder of 4-year-old daughter

ETX woman indicted for murder of 4-year-old daughter

An East Texas woman has been indicted for the murder of her young daughter in Henderson County.
DA: Texas mother stripped, partied while children starved

DA: Texas mother stripped, partied while children starved

A mother found guilty of starving her two young children will now spend 20 years behind bars. On Thursday, jurors sentenced Kayela McClintick, 24, who was found guilty on two counts of injury to a child by omission on Wednesday.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 5, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 5, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Friday, September 5, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 4100 Paluxy. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 700 S Glenwood. 
Deputies investigating apparent ETX murder

Deputies investigating apparent ETX murder

Franklin County officials are investigating the apparent murder of a 75-year-old man.

Officer says goodbye to his police dog, friend Narco

Thursday afternoon in Hallsville, members from many law enforcement agencies paid their respects to Narco, a retired police dog who was put to sleep that morning.
Texas woman believed son possessed by devil, tried to 'cleanse' him

Texas woman believed son possessed by devil, tried to 'cleanse' him

A San Antonio woman and her boyfriend were indicted on sexual assault and injury to a child charges after police found the woman's 6-year-old son unresponsive in her bathroom.

This is beyond politics

Imagine a family vacation: Bag packed, kids in the back of the car, wife all set. You get to the interstate and say "where are we going?" 

Organization displays unusual antiques in East Texas

If you love tractors, the Antique Tractor and Engine Show is an event for you.

Neighbors shot at after chasing alleged burglary suspect

Hector Garza has lived off Curtis Street next to Dreak Scott for several years. Scott and Garza’s children are close friends and they both describe their neighborhood as peaceful and quiet.
Weekend WX details & much cooler WX coming

Weekend WX details & much cooler WX coming

This week has been a hot and humid week for East Texas. We have been on above average for high temperatures the past five days. Here were the highs for Tyler. Today’s (Thursday) high temperature for Tyler has been 96°.

Officials warn hunters to take caution upon finding pot fields

"In East Texas with the foliage, the pine trees, a lot of places they can hide these grows, and there's not a lot of traffic in these areas so they can kind of go undetected at times," said Game Warden Dustin Dockery.