Rocky Mountain lightning strike kills 1, injures 7

Rocky Mountain lightning strike kills 1, injures 7

A lightning strike on a trail in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, left one woman dead and seven people injured. The strike occurred Friday on the Ute Crossing Trail, park spokeswoman Kyle Patterson said.

Community gathers to remember family slain in Houston shooting

Hundreds of people turned out for what was billed as "a celebration of life." Neighbors lined the street to applaud 15-year-old Cassidy Stay, the lone survivor of Wednesday's shootings.
Gaza deaths mount as Israel, Hamas battle it out with rockets, airstrikes

Gaza deaths mount as Israel, Hamas battle it out with rockets, airstrikes

Eight activists formed a human shield outside a hospital in Gaza Saturday, a doctor said, as Hamas and Israel battled it out with rockets and airstrikes.
Tracy Morgan sues Walmart over deadly crash

Tracy Morgan sues Walmart over deadly crash

Comedian Tracy Morgan is suing Walmart over a deadly limo bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that left him critically injured. The complaint was filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court in New Jersey.
Kerry works overtime to avoid another Afghan powder keg

Kerry works overtime to avoid another Afghan powder keg

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry extended his stay in Afghanistan on Saturday, as he sought to broker a deal to end an election crisis amid fears the country could descend into bloody chaos.

Attention duck hunters: breeding grounds breaking records

For more than 50 years the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has been conducting surveys on waterfowl breeding grounds, this year, those numbers are breaking records.

Reactions from Crockett residents over possible housing of illegal immigrants

There is talk that a juvenile detention facility in Crockett might be used to house illegal immigrant children.

Dove season expected to be best in years

Texas Parks and Wildlife approved an extension of the 2014-2015 Dove season. Now, the season will last 70 days, and hunters can bag 15 birds daily. 
Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Anglers have a new benchmark to beat for the largest blue marlin caught in Texas.
Mother injured in fatal Kilgore crash still in critical condition

Mother injured in fatal Kilgore crash still in critical condition

EDITOR'S NOTE: Early Friday evening Rusk County Sheriff's Office stated the Heena Patel, the mother involved in Thursday's wreck, had passed away.

VIDEO: Texas Marine reunites with combat dog

El Paso native, Sgt. Omar Peña, was reunited with his Combat Working Dog (CWD), Mariah, at the El Paso International Airport on Thursday. He adopted her after she retired from service.

Freebirds and free food

Freebirds World Burrito had a pre-grand opening today.  They gave away free burritos to the community for those who donated money to Arms of Hope.  Arms of Hope benefits children and families in need.

Trucks are the most stolen vehicles in Texas

The police have been getting the word out that July is "Watch Your Car" month.Tyler Police gave many tips on how to keep your car from being burglarized, but the East Texas Auto Theft Task Force have some other things they want East T
Laundry list of drugs found at ETX man's home

Laundry list of drugs found at ETX man's home

An East Texas man was taken into custody Thursday after authorities found a long list of different drugs inside his home.
Crimestoppers seeking ETX man wanted for trying to run state employee off road with truck

Crimestoppers seeking ETX man wanted for trying to run state employee off road with truck

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the public's help in locating Anthony Craig Lewis.