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Cowboys offense struggles in loss to Dolphins

Cowboys offense struggles in loss to Dolphins

It’s a good thing the Cowboys still have 14 days until the start of the regular season, if Saturday’s 25-20 loss to the Miami Dolphins is any indication.
Tom Savage lets down guard after Texans’ comeback win

Tom Savage lets down guard after Texans’ comeback win

Of course, Tom Savage still had his helmet on when he strode into the Texans’ locker room late Saturday, following a thrilling (for the preseason) 18-17 come-from-behind victory against the Broncos at Sports Authority Field.
Two receive minor injuries in I-20 rollover

Two receive minor injuries in I-20 rollover

Two people were injured Sunday afternoon, following a rollover accident on Interstate 20. The accident happened around 11:00 p.m. near mile marker 561 on the interstate.
US Rick Perry fast facts

US Rick Perry fast facts

(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of Texas Governor Rick Perry. Personal: Birth date: March 4, 1950 Birth place: Paint Creek, Texas Birth name: James Richard Perry
Smith County crews involved in high speed motorcycle chase

Smith County crews involved in high speed motorcycle chase

Multiple Smith County crews are involved in the high speed chase of a man on a motorcycle. Details are limited, but we are told the chase began in Chapel Hill around 10:30 p.m. on Highway 64.

Shots fired at Kilgore firefighters, Chief calls Marshal a 'hero'

What started off as a routine call for Kilgore firefighters early Saturday morning, quickly escalated into a shootout. Assistant Fire Chief Michael Simmons says around 1 a.m.
Roadways now open following vehicle fire in Kilgore

Roadways now open following vehicle fire in Kilgore

Kilgore Police and Firefighters have cleared the scene of a reported vehicle fire near US 259. The department says the fire began before 8:45 p.m. on FM 1249 just east of US 259.
Experimental SpaceX rocket self-detonates over Texas

Experimental SpaceX rocket self-detonates over Texas

A rung on the long ladder to Mars broke Friday, when a rocket test in Texas ended in a midair ball of fire.
One person hospitalized following car fire in Longview

One person hospitalized following car fire in Longview

One person was taken to the hospital this afternoon, following a car fire in Longview. The fire sparked following a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Marshall and H G Mosley shortly before 3:30 p.m.

Kiepersol Estates introduces new 'Jimmy's Bourbon'

Home to rows and rows of grapes growing on more than 60 acres of land, is the Kiepersol Estate. The vineyard is well-known throughout East Texas for wine, but ripe for the tasting, is their new 'Jimmy's Bourbon'. 
Nowitzki set for historic season

Nowitzki set for historic season

This will be another historic season for Dirk Nowitzki. Barring severe injury, the Big German is set to move up to at least seventh place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.
Conroe woman burlgarized and attacked at her home Friday night

Conroe woman burlgarized and attacked at her home Friday night

Liberty County Sheriff's Office responded to a home robbery Friday night on FM 787.
Kilgore man shot by fire marshal in stable condition

Kilgore man shot by fire marshal in stable condition

The Kilgore man who was shot by a Kilgore fire marshal early Saturday morning is said to be in stable condition. 
SpaceX prototype rocket self-destructs during test flight

SpaceX prototype rocket self-destructs during test flight

A test SpaceX rocket automatically self-destructed during a test flight Friday over McGregor, Tx, just west of Waco.

Wolves in Tyler?

Everyone knows East Texas is full of animals like deer and armadillos, but there is another species in the area.