Vehicle, truck tractor overturned on US 59

Vehicle, truck tractor overturned on US 59

Polk County DPS Troopers are currently on the scene of a two vehicle crash approximately two miles South of Moscow.
ETX brothers hospitalized in fight with pipe or axe handle

ETX brothers hospitalized in fight with pipe or axe handle

Two people were hospitalized and another arrested following a fight between brothers.

Controversy surrounds nativity scene at Texas capitol building

A nativity display at the Texas state capitol is reigniting a debate. Freedom of religion versus the separation of church and state. Visitors to the capitol started taking a look at the nativity, Sunday.
Gladewater PD seeking information on man

Gladewater PD seeking information on man

The Gladewater Police Department is asking for the public's help gathering information on a man captured by surveillance video.

Texas Santa identified as registered sex offender

Police were called to a Baytown, Texas fast food restaurant after a registered sex offender was found playing the role of Santa Claus inside.
Multi-agency operation leads to illegal gambling raids in Henderson Co.

Multi-agency operation leads to illegal gambling raids in Henderson Co.

In a multi-agency raid, law enforcment executed warrants on several illegal gambling locations in Henderson County.
Amber Alert canceled for North Texas 4-year-old

Amber Alert canceled for North Texas 4-year-old

The Department of Public Safety has canceled an Amber Alert for a missing 4-year-old, Ricardo Lara.
At least 126, most of them children, slaughtered as Taliban storm Pakistan school

At least 126, most of them children, slaughtered as Taliban storm Pakistan school

The Taliban stormed a military-run school in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday and gunned down at least 126 people, most of them children, in one of the country's deadliest attacks in recent weeks.
Sydney hostage-taker called himself a cleric -- and had a criminal record

Sydney hostage-taker called himself a cleric -- and had a criminal record

The gunman who held hostages for more than 16 hours in a Sydney cafe was no stranger to police -- and was on bail for violent criminal offenses at the time of the siege.

Texas Ramp Project giving East Texans a lift

 The Texas Ramp Project is a non-profit organization that raises money to help build wheelchair ramps for disabled Texans. About one year ago, a chapter was formed in Cherokee County.
Walmart 'layaway 'angel' pays $50k

Walmart 'layaway 'angel' pays $50k

Layaway angels continue to spread joy across the country this holiday season. Stories of anonymous, deep-pocketed patrons paying for customers' layaway items at major retailers are becoming more common as Christmas nears.
Police in Pa. search for man suspected of killing ex-wife, 5 former in-laws

Police in Pa. search for man suspected of killing ex-wife, 5 former in-laws

Police in Pennsylvania mounted an intense search Monday in the Philadelphia suburbs for a man suspected of killing his ex-wife and five former in-laws, the district attorney for Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, said at a Monday night press conf

City of Troup approves selling shares of Lake Columbia Project

Mayor Bill Lacy says the city of Troup has been a 5-percent shareholder in this reservoir project since 1987. The lake will be built in Cherokee County, 14-miles long, with the potential to distribute water.
Lufkin man wanted for alleged theft, organized criminal activity

Lufkin man wanted for alleged theft, organized criminal activity

Law enforcement in San Augustine county is searching for a man wanted for an alleged theft and his involvement in organized criminal activity.
Police: Man arrested after using vehicle in 3 ETX smash and grab burglaries

Police: Man arrested after using vehicle in 3 ETX smash and grab burglaries

A Lufkin man is behind bars for allegedly using a vehicle in smash and grab crimes at two East Texas businesses.