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Police searching for two armed men who robbed business

Police searching for two armed men who robbed business

Tyler police are searching for two men who robbed a business early Saturday evening. The robbery happened at a store in the 900 Block of South Vine Ave. just after 8:00 p.m.
 Norvell named wide receivers coach

Norvell named wide receivers coach

 A former offensive coordinator at Oklahoma, UCLA and Nebraska, who also brings NFL experience, Jay Norvell has been named wide receivers coach at The University of Texas, head coach Charlie Strong announced Friday.
 Join Texas Baseball for the 2015 Fan Appreciation Day & Alumni Game

Join Texas Baseball for the 2015 Fan Appreciation Day & Alumni Game

 The Texas Baseball team will host its annual Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday, January 31 before the Alumni Game, scheduled for a 1 p.m. start at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

 Host Louisiana College built a 40-19 lead at halftime, and was able to hold on to the lead, defeating the UT Tyler men's basketball team 75-62 on Thursday night. The loss drops the Patriots to 1-15 on the year.
Walkup's Career-High Fuels SFA Past ACU 82-64

Walkup's Career-High Fuels SFA Past ACU 82-64

 Junior Thomas Walkup established a new career-high with 30 points to fuel the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team to an 82-64 win over Abilene Christian on Saturday afternoon inside Moody Coliseum.  

Family raises money for father battling lung cancer

Rickie Cooper is not the first to battle lung cancer, and he won't be the last. However, during a tough time he is counting on the support of his family.

UT Health Northeast: remembering MLK

On Monday the country will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and since it's a federal holdiday UT Health Northeast held their own tribute on Friday afternoon.

Cold case cracked

Thirty years of police work went into a judge calling the name of Edmond Beauregard Degan, 57, in a downtown Houston, Texas courtroom Thursday. Degan is charged with the capital murder of Yleen Kennedy.
Authorities seeking identity of robber in ETX holdup

Authorities seeking identity of robber in ETX holdup

The Houston County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying an armed robber who held up a local business.

Families not allowed to see inmate victims in Texas prison bus crash

Family members of inmates who survived Wednesday's bus wreck are frustrated. They want to see their loved ones at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, but can't.

Paralyzed gymnast is flying high

Kilgore Acrobatic Gymnastics is home to athletes who want to follow their dreams and overcome obstacles. 3-year-old Zhaila Riley is one of those gymnasts. Zhaila is paralyzed from the waist down.

What you need to know about pruning your fruit trees

 Peach trees look bare this time of year... but it's intentional. Pruning fruit trees in the Winter, ensures healthy growth in the Spring.

Texas cold case cracked

Thirty years of police work went into a judge calling the name of Edmond Beauregard Degan, 57, in a downtown Houston, Texas courtroom Thursday. Degan is charged with the capital murder of Yleen Kennedy.

Three law enforcement agencies receive Community Impact Award

Local law enforcement agencies are being recognized by a coalition for their efforts in the "Pin the Tail on the Dragon" case.

Body found following structure fire in Rusk Co., investigation underway

The Rusk County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a body found after a structure fire on County Road 291 in the northern portion of the county.