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Shanty town in East Texas

 In the River of Life Christian Center parking lot in Rusk, random scraps of almost everything have begun to pile up, basic materials to start a shanty town.

Tyler moves forward with plans for new hotel and conference center

In an effort to expand the city of Tyler, a project that originally started in 2010 is taking a step forward.

Sheriff's Department helps bring Christmas to children in need

 "Every little kid wants a gift at Christmas and not all of them get them"

Medical mistletoe could help cancer patients

When most people think of mistletoe, they usually think Christmas and kissing. Now, doctors are thinking of it as a cancer treatment. It's all about the mistletoe extract.

Poll: Half of Americans don't want their sons playing football

A Bloomberg politics survey found that 50% of Americans do not want their sons playing football.  
Jessica Chambers' phone provides leads, prosecutor says

Jessica Chambers' phone provides leads, prosecutor says

In this patch of rural Northwest Mississippi, the tire tracks stand out. They lead up an embankment to a tree, partially scorched from the car fire that would ultimately kill Jessica Chambers
Texas-based business ranked one of the best places to work

Texas-based business ranked one of the best places to work

A Texas-based company has been voted one of the best places to work by Glassdoor Employee's Choice Awards for 2015.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Two rollover crashes cleared on I-20

TRAFFIC ALERT: Two rollover crashes cleared on I-20

UPDATE: The crash at mile marker 565 on I-20 westbound has been cleared, however, a second crash slowed traffic a short time later on the eastbound side. 
7 arrested, $47,000 worth of meth found in ETX drug bust

7 arrested, $47,000 worth of meth found in ETX drug bust

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office has made seven felony drug arrests during the course of the last two days while conducting sting operations in Nacogdoches County.
ETX man previously arrested for airplane theft, found guilty of using car as weapon

ETX man previously arrested for airplane theft, found guilty of using car as weapon

On Wednesday afternoon, a Henderson County Jury delivered a quick verdict after deliberating for only eight minutes.
Here's what's tucked in the $1 trillion spending bill

Here's what's tucked in the $1 trillion spending bill

 The Congress that has done virtually nothing for two years is wrapping up 2014 with a bang.
2 ETX men arrested following foot chase, meth discovery

2 ETX men arrested following foot chase, meth discovery

Two people were taken into custody by Angelina County deputies following a routine traffic stop and a short foot chase.
Silver Alert issued for missing East Texas man

Silver Alert issued for missing East Texas man

UPDATE: Police have confirmed a sighting of Thomas Clyde Gentry at a gas station in Dallas off  I-20. Dallas Police Department and other law enforcement agencies in the area are actively looking for him.

Texas father faces capital murder charges in 4-year-old son's death

A Texas father is facing charges after his 4-year-old son was found dead in his home Tuesday.