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102-year-old woman celebrates birthday at White Castle

102-year-old woman celebrates birthday at White Castle

Long Island, NY (WPIX) -- How would you celebrate your birthday if you live to be 102? Madeline Turpan of Massapequa decided to grab some burger at White Castle.
Suspect in Hannah Graham disappearance to be extradited Friday

Suspect in Hannah Graham disappearance to be extradited Friday

Jesse Matthew, a suspect in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, is expected to be extradited back to Virginia on Friday, police said.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 26, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 26, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Friday, September 26, 2014: 7:00 am to 8:00 am 2700 SSE Loop 323. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 3200 Old Jacksonville Hwy. 

Alpacas Farm Days is coming to East Texas

Here in Texas, we're known for our cattle. It's hard to drive down any county road and not see a herd or two, but one type of livestock, not so common to these parts, will steal the spotlight this weekend.

Former Pro: "Overall, NFL doing wonderful job"

Former NFL offensive lineman Shawn Harper was in Tyler on Thursday for a speaking engagement at Tyler Junior College.
CDC testing confirms 10 children with enterovirus in Dallas Co.

CDC testing confirms 10 children with enterovirus in Dallas Co.

In recent weeks, enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) infections among children have continued to be identified in many states, now including Texas1,2.

Tyler's newest shopping center ready for business

Tyler's newest shopping center, "The Village at Cumberland Park," is making progress. Some of the stores are even open for business. Stores like TJ Maxx, Petco and Joann are opening in Tyler within the next month.

Local bands hitting high notes at competitions

John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high school orchestras are coming into the new school year loud and clear. With successful spring seasons, they're back again to win this spring.

Bow season has hunters aiming for the weekend

Bow season begins Saturday morning. The Smith County Game Wardens are preparing for an excellent hunting season.

U.S.E.A. Championship begins at Texas Rose Horse Park

"We have Olympians here, we have an advanced gold medalist here..." said Diane Pitts, President of the United States Eventing Association.
Authorities identify woman killed in ETX wreck

Authorities identify woman killed in ETX wreck

Authorities have identified the person killed in Thursday morning's wreck near Joaquin.
Teen hospitalized after eating pot-laced lollipop at school

Teen hospitalized after eating pot-laced lollipop at school

Enfield, CT (WFSB) -- An Enfield mother is angry and upset after she said her 16-year-old daughter was given a lollipop at school that she believes was laced with marijuana.
NHP: Pregnant school bus driver crashes, goes into labor

NHP: Pregnant school bus driver crashes, goes into labor

North Las Vegas, NV (KVVU) -- A pregnant school bus driver went into labor after hitting a construction truck on the Northern 215 Beltway, Nevada Highway Patrol said Wednesday.
35,000 lbs of rotted chicken a foul problem for Missoula authorities

35,000 lbs of rotted chicken a foul problem for Missoula authorities

MISSOULA -- It was not the day - with record temperatures - to leave chicken sitting out. But tens of thousands of pounds of poultry have been baking in an abandoned semi-trailer, apparently all part of a bizarre ransom plot.
Texarkana police searching for escaped inmate

Texarkana police searching for escaped inmate

The Texarkana Police Department is searching for an inmate who escaped custody while working outside of the jail.