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East Texas lawmaker's father rearrested after violating protective order

East Texas lawmaker's father rearrested after violating protective order

An East Texas lawmaker's father has been arrested again, just three days after being arrested on a stalking charge.
UT Tyler softball vs. ETBU Series Rescheduled for March 30-31

UT Tyler softball vs. ETBU Series Rescheduled for March 30-31

 The UT Tyler softball three-game series scheduled for Friday-Saturday this week has been rescheduled for March 30-31 due to the threat of inclement weather.
UT Tyler baseball Series With Texas Dallas Set for Monday-Tuesday

UT Tyler baseball Series With Texas Dallas Set for Monday-Tuesday

 The three-game UT Tyler baseball series against Texas Dallas has been rescheduled for Monday, March 23 and Tuesday, March 24 in Richardson due to inclement weather in the area.
Austin mayor outraged by 'white people only' stickers posted on businesses

Austin mayor outraged by 'white people only' stickers posted on businesses

 Someone is posting stickers that say "exclusively for white people" on businesses in the Texas capital of Austin. And the mayor is not amused.

"Bike Show" is the theme of a Tyler art show

Cork is hosting an art show Saturday night. The "Bike Show" will feature 13 local artists. There will be live music, food and art for sale. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Children's Advocacy Center of Smith County.
Bishop Gorman hires Mr. Rod Kasper as new Athletic Director

Bishop Gorman hires Mr. Rod Kasper as new Athletic Director

 Bishop Gorman is pleased to announce the hiring of Mr. Rod Kaspar as Athletic Director for Bishop Gorman Catholic School. Mr.
'American Sniper' widow pens letter to husband on their anniversary

'American Sniper' widow pens letter to husband on their anniversary

 The widow of the man whose life was portrayed in the acclaimed film "American Sniper" has penned a heartfelt letter to him on their 13th anniversary.
We're tracking the rain for you today

We're tracking the rain for you today

A day filled with rain and isolated thunderstorms will occur today across East Texas. Follow me on Facebook below for various updates throughout the day.  

TJC men's soccer get their championship rings

There was no band or roaring crowd, but in some ways that's fitting for this group. On Friday night, the TJC Men's soccer team received their national championship rings at Pat Hartley Field just before a scrimmage.

The doctor is not a politician

This is from the Texas Tribune. I didn't even realize a lot of this was going on or was legal.
Heavy rain on the way for the weekend

Heavy rain on the way for the weekend

There is very high confidence that heavy rainfall will occur over parts of East Texas. This will take place mostly all throughout the day Saturday.
Former Texas judge: Durst case brings out 'highest level of weirdness'

Former Texas judge: Durst case brings out 'highest level of weirdness'

More than two decades as a judge, prosecutor and defense lawyer couldn't prepare Susan Criss for the Texas murder trial of millionaire Robert Durst.

Mockingbird Ministry conference coming to Tyler

A new ministry conference is coming to Tyler introducing Grace and the Word with a modern twist. The Mockingbird Ministry is hosting an event at Christ Episcopal Church in Tyler.
Content islands of Vanuatu now in need

Content islands of Vanuatu now in need

 "We have everything we need." Coming from a man without shoes or pants, those were strange words to my American ears.