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Drones Join Search for Missing Fort Worth Woman

Drones Join Search for Missing Fort Worth Woman

The search for missing Fort Worth woman Christina Morris is getting more aggressive. Texas Equusearch plans to use drones to scour wooded and high grass areas.
Houston man executed in deaths of estranged lover, her brother

Houston man executed in deaths of estranged lover, her brother

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Willie Tyrone Trottie, condemned for the murder of his estranged wife and her brother, went to his death in Texas' execution chamber Wednesday offering apologies to his victims' family.
Galveston cops chase purse thief

Galveston cops chase purse thief

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas police are looking for a man in a cowboy hat who they say stole 15 purses and eluded authorities after a chase down the interstate.

FRIENDSHIP NEVER DIES: Remembering Conner Wilson

On August 12th, Conner Wilson was killed instantly due to a pipeline leak in Rusk County. His death set off a chain reaction amongst many, such as his childhood friend Brett Thompson and brother Adam.
WX Update: Cooler air noticeable Friday; Heavy rain possible south

WX Update: Cooler air noticeable Friday; Heavy rain possible south

THURSDAY LATE EVENING UPDATE: We had some good rain today in northern and central areas. The cold front has stalled Thursday night along a line from Shreveport to Nacogdoches and just north of College Station.
I-20 lane reopens following accident involving two semis

I-20 lane reopens following accident involving two semis

Crews have cleared the scene of a major wreck involving two semis on i-20.

Stadium Countdown: # 13 Pine Tree's Pirate Stadium

Thursday night means it's time to unveil another East Texas stadium on our "Stadium Countdown". This week, we spotlight Pine Tree's Pirate stadium.

City of Tyler introducing a trash collection app

The City of Tyler is embracing innovation. They are finding new ways to reach out to the community, starting with phone calls, emails and a new app.

First West Nile case confirmed in East Texas

Dress, dusk and dawn, drain and DEET are the 4 best ways to avoid catching the West Nile Virus from mosquitoes. Stagnant water is a big target for breeding.

Student loan debt at all time high

Student Loan Debt is at an all time high. The national average of student loan debt is more than one trillion dollars with the average student needing about $30,000 dollars in loans to get through school.

Left on the bus

A 4-year-old Texas girl is safe and back with her family after being left on a sweltering school bus for several hours Wednesday.
Texas Medical Board disciplines 5 East Texas doctors

Texas Medical Board disciplines 5 East Texas doctors

The Texas Medical Board announced the discipline of more than 40 doctors Thursday. Included in the August 29 disciplinary actions were five East Texas physicians. 
Police: East Texas man busted with cocaine in school zone

Police: East Texas man busted with cocaine in school zone

The Mt. Pleasant Police Department arrested a man with drugs near a local school.

Texas girl, 4, left in sweltering school bus for hours

A 4-year-old Texas girl is safe and back with her family after being left on a sweltering school bus for several hours Wednesday.
Texas football players on BYU loss, upcoming UCLA game

Texas football players on BYU loss, upcoming UCLA game

Texas football players Tyrone Swoopes, Malcolm Brown, Quandre Diggs and Jordan Hicks answer the media’s questions about the team’s loss against BYU and the upcoming game against UCLA in Arlington, Texas.