Weather Talk: Tornadoes

Today we are talking about tornadoes. A tornado is a rotating column of air that extends from a thunderstorm to the surface.
AMBER ALERT: Child with down syndrome found, alleged abductor arrested

AMBER ALERT: Child with down syndrome found, alleged abductor arrested

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has called off an Amber Alert for a Texas child with down syndrome after she was found safe.

Best wildflower season in years

If you haven't noticed already, but spring wildflowers are in full bloom and create a very scenic drive down the highway. The experts said this is the best it's been in years.

E-Cigarettes banned from Smith County buildings

Smith County Commissioners and Judge decided to end E-Cigarette use in county facilities and goes into effect immediately.

SCAM ALERT: 'Windows' support phone scam targeting East Texans

A phone scam targeting East Texans is on the rise. The scam artists are calling mobile or land lines claiming to be from the computer company Microsoft.

Heartbleed bug creates biggest security scare in internet history

The padlock symbol next to the website URL has been the sign of a secure website connection for the last 20 years.

Volunteers help seniors read, open new chapters in life

Reading is one the first things we learn in life and it brings endless opportunities for fun and knowledge. But, sadly, as we age reading becomes increasingly difficult.  
Authorities searching for alleged armed robbers who tied up ETX couple, stole truck

Authorities searching for alleged armed robbers who tied up ETX couple, stole truck

Officials are searching for two or three people who reportedly tied up an East Texas couple while they stole their belongings.
Tyler ISD student battles cancer, inspires others

Tyler ISD student battles cancer, inspires others

Boulter Middle School student, Bre’Shauna Washington, is a very busy 12 year old who is a member of the Boulter cheerleading squad, student council, and the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program.
SILVER ALERT: 82-year-old woman missing out of Houston found safe

SILVER ALERT: 82-year-old woman missing out of Houston found safe

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has found Ernestine King, 82, diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment, after she went missing Tuesday.
40 illegal alien criminals arrested by ICE in East Texas

40 illegal alien criminals arrested by ICE in East Texas

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers arrested 40 convicted criminal aliens during a three-day operation which concluded Saturday.
GO, GO STEVIE JO: Hometown star from NBC's 'The Voice' to put on concert at Liberty Hall

GO, GO STEVIE JO: Hometown star from NBC's 'The Voice' to put on concert at Liberty Hall

Friday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m., the City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall will present Stevie Jo Rosenbalm in concert.
Local police dispatcher killed in 1-vehicle wreck

Local police dispatcher killed in 1-vehicle wreck

A Jacksonville Police dispatcher was killed in a one-vehicle accident Monday afternoon.
E-cig usage banned inside Smith Co. buildings, will follow same protocol as traditional smokers

E-cig usage banned inside Smith Co. buildings, will follow same protocol as traditional smokers

Electronic cigarettes and other vaping products will now be covered under Smith County's smoking ordinance and will not be allowed inside Smith County buildings nor within 50 feet of the county property entrances.
MO man arrested, charge with sexually assaulting ETX child

MO man arrested, charge with sexually assaulting ETX child

A Missouri man now calls the Smith County Jail home after being arrested on charges of aggravated child sexual assault.