Mexican consulate to issue birth certificates for citizens living in U.S.

The Consulate in Brownsville is expected to see more people starting this month as they're preparing to offer a new service.
Tyler Police implement body cameras

Tyler Police implement body cameras

The city of Tyler announced Tuesday the implementation of body cameras approved for use by the police department.
ETX man sentenced to 40 years in prison for continuous child sexual assault

ETX man sentenced to 40 years in prison for continuous child sexual assault

On Monday, Robbie Glenn Smith, 66, formerly of Frankston, was sentenced to 40 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for Continuous Sexual Assault of a Child. 
Facebook to send Amber Alerts

Facebook to send Amber Alerts

Facebook will begin sending Amber Alerts in an effort to help find missing children.
From ring bearer and flower girl to husband and wife

From ring bearer and flower girl to husband and wife

Briggs Fussy doesn't remember much about walking down the aisle 20 years ago with the woman who would eventually become his wife.
1 dead after smoke shuts down D.C. metro station

1 dead after smoke shuts down D.C. metro station

One passenger died after smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza metro station in downtown Washington on Monday afternoon, a Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority spokeswoman told CNN.
Divers retrieve 2nd AirAsia Flight QZ8501 black box; fuselage possibly located

Divers retrieve 2nd AirAsia Flight QZ8501 black box; fuselage possibly located

Divers have now recovered both the black boxes from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 and may have located the fuselage of the plane, an Indonesian official said Tuesday, adding more pieces to help solve the puzzle of what caused the disaster.
Fans melt down over Cadbury Creme Egg change

Fans melt down over Cadbury Creme Egg change

The makers of Cadbury Creme Eggs are walking on eggshells with fans of the beloved Easter treat after a recent tweak in the recipe.
Lufkin man arrested for evading arrest, posseession of drugs

Lufkin man arrested for evading arrest, posseession of drugs

A Lufkin man was arrested after he allegedly led sheriff's deputies on a high speed chase through Lufkin and was later found to be in possession of drugs.

Whitehouse Police Department using the latest technology to protect officers and residents

Officers are doing everything they can to protect themselves these days, but they aren’t forgetting their first duty....and that's protecting the public.
Man takes Angelina Co. deputies on chase with speeds over 100 MPH

Man takes Angelina Co. deputies on chase with speeds over 100 MPH

Deputies arrested a Lufkin man over the weekend following a high-speed chase reaching speeds over 100 miles per hour.
ETX man found dead in closet; case being treated as homicide

ETX man found dead in closet; case being treated as homicide

The Panola County Sheriff’s office received a call at 11:45 a.m. Monday, Jan. 12 to check on the welfare of a person who lived on CR 302.

Kilgore Dog Park opens to the public

  "They really enjoy it, they have a lot of fun out there," said Randy Renshaw, a dog owner that frequents the dog park.
Mary Barra calls new Bolt a 'real game changer' for GM

Mary Barra calls new Bolt a 'real game changer' for GM

General Motors unveiled two new plug-in cars at the Detroit Auto Show. One is the new, improved version of the Chevrolet Volt. The other is a small all-electric car called the Chevrolet Bolt.
Refurbished Vietnam helicopter returned to Hawkins memorial

Refurbished Vietnam helicopter returned to Hawkins memorial

A combat helicopter in Hawkins has been returned to its rightful place after a recent renovation.