News Alert

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am
REPORT: Rangers to pick Pirates' bench coach as manager

REPORT: Rangers to pick Pirates' bench coach as manager

According to Ken Rosenthal with FOX Sports, the Texas Rangers has plucked The Pittsburg Pirates' bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.
Ebola infected nurse Nina Pham to be moved to Maryland

Ebola infected nurse Nina Pham to be moved to Maryland

According to NBC, a federal official said the first nurse infected with Ebola will be moved to the National Institutes of Health facility in Bethesda, Maryland.
REPORT: Jerry Jones sexual assault lawsuit settled out of court

REPORT: Jerry Jones sexual assault lawsuit settled out of court

According to Dallas Cowboys reporter Mike Fisher, the sexual assault lawsuit against Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones has been settled.
Hospital responds to nurses union allegations over flawed Ebola protocol

Hospital responds to nurses union allegations over flawed Ebola protocol

The folllowing release was issued by Texas Healh Presbyterian Hospital after allegations were made by the National Nurses Union regarding the protocols and equipment in place during Thomas Eric Duncan’s treatment at the hospital were flaw
3 Cen-Tex schools close; students on flight with Ebola-positive nurse

3 Cen-Tex schools close; students on flight with Ebola-positive nurse

According to Belton Independent School District, three campuses will close Thursday as the Center for Disease Control has revealed two students were passengers on the Cleveland to Dallas flight with the second Ebola-positive Dallas nurse.
Dallas hospital offering employees rooms who treated Ebola patient during monitoring period

Dallas hospital offering employees rooms who treated Ebola patient during monitoring period

With a second Texas health care worker now infected with the Ebola virus despite following recommended protection procedures, Texas Health Dallas is offering a room to any impacted employees who would like to stay there to avoid even
Marshall man arrested in connection with armed robbery

Marshall man arrested in connection with armed robbery

On September 12, 2014 and September 30, 2014, the Marshall Police Department Communications received a 9-1-1 call reporting an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Dollar General Store, located at 1506 W.

East Texas hospitals create plan for potential Ebola outbreak

The deadly Ebola virus has health officials, doctors, and the community in a frenzy. The lack of information surrounding the disease has hospitals experimenting with trial and error procedures for handling those patients. 

City of Houston issues pastors subpoenas for sermons

Months ago, the City Council in Houston passed an equal-rights ordinance. One of the new policies included allowing men to use women's restrooms in certain public settings.

Flu season in full swing

"Its October now so everyone should be coming in for their flu shot," said Erin Deese, an Administrative Director at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital.

Employee files lawsuit against Smith Co. Sheriff's Office

 A lawsuit has been filed against the Smith County Sheriff's office and the plaintiff is a current employee.
Authorities release photos of Smith Co. robber

Authorities release photos of Smith Co. robber

Authorities are asking for help in the identification of a robbery who held up a Smith County business on Monday.

Coors of Longview sold after 39 years

For almost 40 years, Coors of Longview has been a part of East Texas. But, by the end of the month, they will be under new ownership. The fire last July hurt them financially and the owner decided it was best to sell the company.
Can you identify this burglar?

Can you identify this burglar?

The Smith County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a burglar. Detectives said this man is wanted for burglary of business in the 13600 block of Spur 364.
Tyler Police arrest suspect involved in Domino’s robbery

Tyler Police arrest suspect involved in Domino’s robbery

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Tyler investigators arrested Bronson McCarty, W/M, born 04/15/1990, of Tyler, for the Aggravated Robbery that occurred at Domino’s Pizza on Shiloh Road.