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Weevils find new home in salvinia war

Weevils find new home in salvinia war

Tiny creatures being bred inside a double-wide greenhouse 465 feet from Caddo Lake are about to take the next bite out of the giant salvinia weed that’s threatened the state’s largest natural lake since 2006.
Hallsville elementary teachers begin first day prep of classrooms

Hallsville elementary teachers begin first day prep of classrooms

Hallsville ISD North Elementary School teacher Jan McNeal spent her first day back in the classroom Wednesday putting up decorations for the upcoming school year.
Texas 'Most Wanted Sex Offenders List' has new member

Texas 'Most Wanted Sex Offenders List' has new member

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Department of Public Safety has a new member on its list of Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders.
One More Dry and Warm Day, Then a Return to Heat

One More Dry and Warm Day, Then a Return to Heat

TODAY: Sunny and pleasantly warm again with continued low humidity in the afternoon...High near 90...Winds NE 10 mph. TONIGHT: Clear to partly cloudy and mild...Low 70...Light SE winds.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 14, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 14, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, August 14, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 7500 Old Jacksonville Hwy. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm 2000 S. Beckham. 

Texan scores world record fish in lake near New Braunfels

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Charles Dewey is no stranger to fishing records, but his latest is a first.

Hunting and fishing license sales begin Friday

Time to bring out the big guns and fishing rods. Friday, Texas hunting and fishing licenses go on sale across the state.

Hooray for Sheriff Clark

Even though Michael Bloomberg is no long mayor of the nation's largest city, he is still trying to muscle in and make people abide to his wishes.
Bullard teen allegedly takes tractor for 'joy ride,' arrested

Bullard teen allegedly takes tractor for 'joy ride,' arrested

A Bullard teenager was booked into jail after deputies said she took a Cherokee County tractor for a "joy ride."

Smith Co. Sheriff's Department encourages ministry for inmates

The Smith County Sheriff’s Department is looking to provide more than just the minimum requirement for the inmates incarcerated in their jails. They’re trying to help change their lives for the better.
ETX runaway lives inside local Walmart for more than 2 days

ETX runaway lives inside local Walmart for more than 2 days

A missing East Texas child made national headlines after it was learned he had been hiding inside a local Walmart for days.
Raiders fan swings helmet at B.W. Webb

Raiders fan swings helmet at B.W. Webb

A dangerous incident unfolded when the Cowboys’ defense and Raiders’ offense had an all-out brawl on the sidelines and within reach of Raiders fans during their joint practice Tuesday.
The Cowboys-Raiders practice was stupid & then it turned dumb

The Cowboys-Raiders practice was stupid & then it turned dumb

There is so much security at the Cowboys/Raiders scheduled practice here in Oxnard it feels like it should be in a prison yard. As expected, a few fights broke out in the practice between the two teams.
Cherokee County men arrested, accused of dealing drugs

Cherokee County men arrested, accused of dealing drugs

Two Cherokee County men were booked into jail after they were caught allegedly dealing drugs.
Lindale PD seeking identity of alleged thief

Lindale PD seeking identity of alleged thief

The Lindale Police Department is seeking the identity of a person who may have recently burglarized a local business.