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ETX oil field pipe theft suspects arrested

ETX oil field pipe theft suspects arrested

Two East Texas men are behind bars after police say they were cutting up stolen oil field pipes in a wooded area along Fritz Swanson Road.

VIDEO: 20 injured, 7 critically in PA school stabbing

A male sophomore went on a stabbing spree at his Pittsburgh-area high school early Wednesday, an emergency management agency spokesman said.
Nacogdoches authorities investigating early morning armed robbery

Nacogdoches authorities investigating early morning armed robbery

Nacogdoches detectives are investigating a morning robbery at a local convenience store Wednesday morning.
Tyler ISD superintendent announces resignation

Tyler ISD superintendent announces resignation

Tyler ISD Superintendent of Schools Gary Mooring informed District employees today of his resignation effective June 30. Mr. Mooring cited continued health concerns as the reason for his departure from the District.
ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

An East Texas man has been sentenced to two years in prison for admitting to slitting the throat of his ex-girlfriends puppy.
Three injured in Lufkin shooting

Three injured in Lufkin shooting

Three people were injured in a shooting in Lufkin overnight. Police tell KETK, it happened near Winston Park in the 1000 block of Clinton Street.

Eddie's dream comes true

The Grace Care Center of Lufkin made one of their residents' dream come to life, by letting him be a country music star for the day.
Marine killed in Camp Lejune shooting

Marine killed in Camp Lejune shooting

A United States Marine is dead after a shooting at Camp Lejune in North Carolina. At approximately 5:30 p.m., a Marine standing guard at Camp Lejeune’s Main Gate discharged an M4 rifle, killing another Marine guard.

Electronic cigarettes could be banned from Smith County facilities

It's possible that electronic cigarettes could be banned inside and outside of all Smith County facilities.

Job fair at UT Tyler prepares students for after college

Graduation is one month away and it's time to start thinking about after college. University of Texas at Tyler is having a job fair Wednesday April 9, from 11a.m to 2 p.m.. at the Ballroom at the University Center.
DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim

DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim

On Tuesday, authorities released the name of the person killed in a Monday evening wreck in Upshur County.
Death row inmate loses appeal in rape, murder of Tyler woman

Death row inmate loses appeal in rape, murder of Tyler woman

The 5th U.S. Court of Appeals rejected another appeal from a man facing the death penalty for a 1996 murder in Tyler.

UPDATE: Church of Wells members injured following physical fight during community parade

— UPDATE: After months of being silent regarding the Catherine Grove Controversy 'Church of Wells' members are speaking out after three church members, Sean Morris (Elder of the church) Taylor Clifton, and Randall Valdez were
New Black Panthers protest handling of Alfred Wright death investigation

New Black Panthers protest handling of Alfred Wright death investigation

Protesters with The New Black Panther Party and the family of Alfred Wright held a demonstration in Jasper Monday.
Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

A man wanted on charges of aggravated robbery in Gregg County is now behind bars in Angelina County.