'The Christmas Store' opens in Tyler

Tyler's 'Christmas Store' is officially open for the holiday season. And though the big day is a little less than 4 months away, the Texas heat didn't stop old and new customers from filling the store.

Gateway to Hope celebrates 2 years of success

Gateway to Hope is a non-profit, resource center for the homeless.
Cancer fighter looks to Royals for help in fight of life

Cancer fighter looks to Royals for help in fight of life

When the Kansas City Royals take the field Monday, little do the players know they'll be helping a metro man fight for his life.

Quitman beer, wine sales skyrocket during Labor Day weekend

The city of Quitman went wet in the May 2014 election. Many stores selling beer and wine received their license after the 4th of July, so Labor Day marks the first holiday for alcohol sales. 

In cold water: Texas grandfather dumps ALS ice bucket on 10-month-old

It's been the splash of social media for weeks, the ALS ice bucket challenge.
More than 30 ETX teams ranked in coaches poll

More than 30 ETX teams ranked in coaches poll

The Texas High School Coaches Association has released their week 1 coaches poll and a handful of East Texas teams are representing the area. The poll is voted on by a panel of THSCA members.  
Jennifer Lawrence, other female celebs targeted in nude photo scandal

Jennifer Lawrence, other female celebs targeted in nude photo scandal

In a major breach of privacy, a hacker leaked a series of pictures allegedly showing Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities in the nude.

VIDEO: Man taken into custody for flying drone over UT game

University of Texas police took a man into custody for flying a drone over the stadium during a football game Saturday night.
Police arrest suspect in Smith Co. convenience store robbery

Police arrest suspect in Smith Co. convenience store robbery

The Tyler Police Department has arrested the suspect in a convenience store robbery.
Longview man dies in weekend crash

Longview man dies in weekend crash

An East Texas man was killed Sunday afternoon when his vehicle overturned in Harrison County.
Texas teens fall from carnival ride after door opens

Texas teens fall from carnival ride after door opens

UPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Monday 9/1 - El Paso Police say the door to the "Sidewinder" ride at the St. Anthony's Bazaar opened while the ride was in motion, flinging the teens from their seats Sunday night.
POLICE: Local computer thief sought, identity needed

POLICE: Local computer thief sought, identity needed

Do you know this person? Then, the Lindale Police Department needs your help!
Kraft recalls American singles cheese

Kraft recalls American singles cheese

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product.
Missouri babysitter murders 6-year-old in his care

Missouri babysitter murders 6-year-old in his care

A 37-year-old Fulton, Missouri man has been charged with the murder of a 6-year-old child left in his care.
Rick Perry takes back tweet

Rick Perry takes back tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account sent a disparaging graphic of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg Sunday night. Less than an hour later, he followed up with a tweet calling the graphic unauthorized.