The slow, long fight against ISIS: airstrikes, ground foibles

The slow, long fight against ISIS: airstrikes, ground foibles

The phrase has been repeated so often that it could become a mantra in Washington: It's going to be a long fight against ISIS. This week, the Pentagon intoned it again.
UK Parliament to vote on joining air strikes against ISIS in Iraq

UK Parliament to vote on joining air strikes against ISIS in Iraq

Prime Minister David Cameron said ISIS presents a direct threat to the British people as he opened a debate in Parliament Friday on whether Britain should join air strikes against ISIS in Iraq.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 26, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 26, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Friday, September 26, 2014: 7:00 am to 8:00 am 2700 SSE Loop 323. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 3200 Old Jacksonville Hwy. 

Alpacas Farm Days is coming to East Texas

Here in Texas, we're known for our cattle. It's hard to drive down any county road and not see a herd or two, but one type of livestock, not so common to these parts, will steal the spotlight this weekend.

Police release surveillance footage from Tyler Family Dollar robbery

Officers with the Tyler Police Department are looking for the gunman from a robbery in north Tyler. Around 8:30 p.m. police responded to reports of gunfire at the Family Dollar on East Gentry Road. 
CDC testing confirms 10 children with enterovirus in Dallas Co.

CDC testing confirms 10 children with enterovirus in Dallas Co.

In recent weeks, enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) infections among children have continued to be identified in many states, now including Texas1,2.

Tyler's newest shopping center ready for business

Tyler's newest shopping center, "The Village at Cumberland Park," is making progress. Some of the stores are even open for business. Stores like TJ Maxx, Petco and Joann are opening in Tyler within the next month.

Texas Attorney General recognizes Longview man

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced the winner of the Texas "office manager of the year".. and..he's an East Texan!

Local bands hitting high notes at competitions

John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high school orchestras are coming into the new school year loud and clear. With successful spring seasons, they're back again to win this spring.

Bow season has hunters aiming for the weekend

Bow season begins Saturday morning. The Smith County Game Wardens are preparing for an excellent hunting season.

U.S.E.A. Championship begins at Texas Rose Horse Park

"We have Olympians here, we have an advanced gold medalist here..." said Diane Pitts, President of the United States Eventing Association.
Authorities identify woman killed in ETX wreck

Authorities identify woman killed in ETX wreck

Authorities have identified the person killed in Thursday morning's wreck near Joaquin.

Gun sales down across Texas

The number of Texans seeking federal permission to purchase firearms is down this year. The owner of Cash Capital Pawn in Longview says despite the 18% drop, business at his shop is still thriving.
FBI: U.S. thinks it knows militant in Foley beheading video

FBI: U.S. thinks it knows militant in Foley beheading video

The United States believes it has identified the ISIS militant in the video showing American journalist James Foley's killing, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday. Comey did not publicly identify the man.
Texarkana police searching for escaped inmate

Texarkana police searching for escaped inmate

The Texarkana Police Department is searching for an inmate who escaped custody while working outside of the jail.