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TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 20, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 20, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, August 20, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 9500 S. Broadway 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323 

Smith County jail completes part two of major renovation

The $35 million Smith County jail renovation will be finished in November 2014. However for now, phase two of this three-part upgrade, is finally complete. 
Major beer recall due to glass particles in bottles

Major beer recall due to glass particles in bottles

Constellation Brands Beer division, maker of the Corona brand has issued a recall on certain types of Corona Extra beer.

U.T. Tyler prepares for student move in

U.T. Tyler is one of the many schools getting ready for the mobs of students arriving on campus. Move in starts Thursday, August 21st and goes through the weekend.

The BBB is asking people to take action against Identity Theft

Longview Regional Medical Center and Woodland Heights in Lufkin were part of a network of hospitals whose patient information system was hacked.
Family violence on the rise in Rusk County

Family violence on the rise in Rusk County

Rusk County is seeing an increase in family violence cases. Judge Joe Sorrells says he's seen four family violence cases in his courtroom already this week, a much higher number than usual.
Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

A defiant Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, was booked on Tuesday on two felony charges related to his handling of a local political controversy.

Religion helps elderly with depression

Faith has pulled many people out of dark times, which is why it came as no surprise to us that a new study shows religion battles depression, especially within the elderly community.

Local college band breaking the silence after 10 years

After 10 years of silence, the Jarvis Christian College band returns loud and clear.
Son aspires to be like fallen Texas game warden

Son aspires to be like fallen Texas game warden

A fallen Texas Game Warden's son has touched many across the state after authorities posted a picture from his first day of school. The sign reads: "2nd Grade, Tuesday, Aug.

Judge upholds revocation of Tyler school's charter

A Texas judge upheld the revocation of an East Texas school's charter Tuesday morning.
Authorities seek identification of UT-Tyler vandals

Authorities seek identification of UT-Tyler vandals

UT-Tyler officials are asking for the public's help identifying three people who vandalized several building on campus.
Man dead after officer-involved shooting in St. Louis

Man dead after officer-involved shooting in St. Louis

St. Louis police shot and killed a young African-American man Tuesday after authorities say he brandished a knife.
Former Gilmer pastor, sex offender loses 6 life sentences appeal

Former Gilmer pastor, sex offender loses 6 life sentences appeal

A former Gilmer pastor who was found guilty on several child sex charges had his appeal denied Tuesday by the Sixth Appellate District Court in Texarkana. Hugo Fluellen is currently serving six life sentences without parole.

Smith County Sheriff's office looking for knife-wielding robber

The Smith County Sheriff's office is investigating a convenience store robbery that occurred around 12:05 a.m. on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.