Breaking News

Friday, August 1, 2014 - 7:05pm
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 5:58pm
Watches & Warnings Warnings
East Texas mayor arrested for official oppression

East Texas mayor arrested for official oppression

According to the Wood County Sheriff's Office, the mayor of Hawkins was arrested Monday afternoon.
Deputies arrest ETX pair accused of stealing $200,000 in equipment

Deputies arrest ETX pair accused of stealing $200,000 in equipment

Deputies arrested two people accused of taking more than $200,000 in stolen equipment in both Louisiana and Texas.
Federal marijuana bill would legalize some cannabis strains

Federal marijuana bill would legalize some cannabis strains

Doctors in Macon, Georgia, told Janea Cox that her daughter, Haleigh, might not live another three months.
ETX woman dies after hitting tree in crash

ETX woman dies after hitting tree in crash

An East Texas woman was killed late Sunday night when her vehicle left the road and hit a tree.

MMA BEATDOWN: Texas clerk kicks robber into submission

A group of would-be thieves picked the wrong gas station to rob. They knew when an employee was coming back with a bank bag, but they didn't know another clerk was a mixed martial arts fighter!
Court says 'Ground Zero' cross can stay

Court says 'Ground Zero' cross can stay

A memorial cross at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York can remain at the newly-opened facility, an appeals court ruled Monday.
Texas doctor infected with Ebola virus while working in Liberia

Texas doctor infected with Ebola virus while working in Liberia

A Fort Worth doctor, working with a humanitarian organization, has been infected with the deadly Ebola virus while treating ill patients in Liberia.
Sheriff's deputy placed on administrative leave after fatal shooting

Sheriff's deputy placed on administrative leave after fatal shooting

According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy has been placed on administrative leave after he was involved in a fatal shooting Sunday morning.
GOHMERT: Until we stop the flood, we will never overcome this border crisis

GOHMERT: Until we stop the flood, we will never overcome this border crisis

The following is an op-ed by Texas Representative Louie Gohmert:
LA mom leaves kids alone in SUV as she performs sex act

LA mom leaves kids alone in SUV as she performs sex act

A woman was arrested shortly after midnight Friday morning after deputies say she left her two children, ages 7 and 5, in an SUV parked at a Lake Charles store as she performed a sex act with her boyfriend in a nearby vehicle.

VIDEO: Crime Stoppers seek public's help identifying alleged cash deposit thieves

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the help of the public in identifying several male suspects who reportedly stole a cash deposit from a convenience store.
Second American infected with Ebola

Second American infected with Ebola

A second American aid worker in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola, according to the Christian humanitarian group she works for.
Fighting forces MH17 investigators to turn back again in Ukraine

Fighting forces MH17 investigators to turn back again in Ukraine

Dutch and Australian experts trying to reach the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in war-torn eastern Ukraine turned back for the second day Monday after hearing explosions and being told of heavy fighting in the area.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 28, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 28, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, July 28, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 4100 Paluxy. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323. 

Jacksonville community supports boy battling cancer

East Texans are famous for their friendly smiles and kind hearts. On Sunday, one smile captured many hearts in the Jacksonville community.  In March, Rafael Gonzalez and his wife received heartbreaking news.