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Sleeping through government takeover

While we've been covering the weather this week these things have been happening.

A local service dog needs your help

Alexandra Stafford is asking for your help. Her family needs money to pay for her dog's medical care.
Fourth suspect in ETX kindapping, murder taken into custody

Fourth suspect in ETX kindapping, murder taken into custody

On Thursday, police arrested the fourth suspect wanted in a kidnapping and murder of an East Texas man.
CPAC 2015: GOP White House contenders unite against Hillary Clinton

CPAC 2015: GOP White House contenders unite against Hillary Clinton

 The year's biggest conservative confab kicks off Thursday as thousands of activists, elected officials and party leaders gather for the Conservative Political Action Conference.

Candidates reach out before elections

This May, four new people will be working to run the city of Longview.
19-year-old dies in fiery crash near Marshall

19-year-old dies in fiery crash near Marshall

A 19-year-old East Texan died Wednesday in a fiery one-vehicle crash near Marshall.
Texas legislators file 9 bills to eliminate some taxes

Texas legislators file 9 bills to eliminate some taxes

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is working with state lawmakers to repeal nine state taxes during the 2015 legislative session.

TMA Opens Lid on Hartley’s Tin Toys & Raw Realities

The nostalgia of childhood playthings – from cowboys and plastic army men to Batman & Robin – meets the contemporary style of Fort Worth artist John Hartley in the Tyler Museum of Art’s next major exhibition, Tin Toys &amp
Rusk PD wants you to turn in your 'sub-par' drug dealer

Rusk PD wants you to turn in your 'sub-par' drug dealer

Do you have a dealer selling you poor quality drugs? Do you think they should pay for their poor service? Then Rusk Police Department wants to help YOU!

35th Annual Home Products Show

The Tyler Area Builders Association's Annual Home Products Show is scheduled for February 27, 2015 and will run till March 1, 2015.

Texas 'brisket bandit' on the loose!

San Antonio, Texas, is dealing with a so-called "brisket bandit'. Authorities say the mystery crook breaks into barbecue restaurants stealing hundreds of dollars worth of meat. This time, the heist was caught on camera.
Rangers react to Josh Hamilton’s reported drug use

Rangers react to Josh Hamilton’s reported drug use

The number of Texas Rangers who were teammates with Josh Hamilton has dropped the past few seasons, but those who remain on the club have heard about his reported relapse with cocaine.
Texans’ David Quessenberry says he’s in remission

Texans’ David Quessenberry says he’s in remission

When Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry found out from his oncologist that his cancer was in remission, he celebrated.
Pregnant inmate who escaped Shreveport hospital back in custody

Pregnant inmate who escaped Shreveport hospital back in custody

A pregnant inmate under guard by a private security company was captured Thursday morning after walking away from a Shreveport hospital while receiving treatment.
Border agents rescue double amputee immigrant from top of fence

Border agents rescue double amputee immigrant from top of fence

Border Patrols agents in the RGV Sector report that they rescued a double amputee immigrant who was abandoned by a group of other immigrants.