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Tyler officers promoted

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Fuel frustrations continue

The fighting in Libya continues to increase our fuel frustrations. The Libyan rebels say they will not produce any oil for at least a month as they repair oil feilds damaged in the fighting.

Kilgore ISD school bus vandals to complete year at alternative school

KILGORE — The five Kilgore ISD students charged with vadalizing 39 school buses earlier this month have been transferred to an alternate facility to complete their school year.

Longview Police arrest 9 in undercover prostitution sting

LONGVIEW —Nine People Arrested in Prostitution Sting

Longview sting catches retailers selling to minors

Longview Police Department teamed up with TABC (Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission) last Thursday to conduct stings at local area retailers.

Tyler Police host National Take Back Day

Tyler Police Department along with the DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) are hosting Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 30.

Fire in Winona

WINONA —KFXK has confirmed that 4-6 acres are on fire in Winona. The fire is located on the 13000 block Cr 3104 of the city. Structures down the street may be at risk.

Caldwell Zoo hosts a "Party for the Planet"

TYLER — April 23, 2011 is Earth Day at Caldwell Zoo.

Two arrested on charges of aggravated robbery

The apparent planned robbery and beating of a Pollok man earlier this month resulted in two arrests by the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday.

Four Lufkin firefighters help with wildfires in West Texas

Four Lufkin firefighters helped battle the massive wildfires in West Texas during the past two weeks and brought back with them a wealth of knowledge.