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18-Wheeler overturned on I-20 in Gregg County

GREGG COUNTY — Gregg County troopers were called to the scene of an overturned semi on I-20 at around 8:30 Tuesday morning.

Many Kilgore residents without power; odor in city is not natural gas

kilgore — Several residents in Kilgore are without power this morning, but Kilgore Police said an odor in the city is not natural gas.

TISD bus wreck sends 17 to the hospital

Smith County Sheriff's officials confirm, a TISD school bus has been involved in a wreck. 17 students have been taken to the hospital. The incident happened at the intersection of CR 35 and CR 37. No word on the extent of the injuries.

Nacogdoches street closures this week

NACOGDOCHES — Oncor Electric Delivery construction crews will be performing construction on power lines in the vicinity of the Courthouse and Police Station beginning at approximately 10:00 p.m. Tuesday night, October 4th .

Distracted Salvation Army driver hits pedestrian in Tyler

TYLER — According to Tyler police, a Salvation Army van turned left from Bow Street onto North Broadway and hit a man with a mirror. He was allegedly walking in the middle of the street when he was struck.

Harrison County deputy, wife arrested for sexual indecency with student

HARRISON COUNTY — Harrison County officials were notified Thursday by a Texas State Technical College police officer of an incident involving a deputy and his wife that was reported to them by a school counselor.

Highway 31 wreck sends 1 to hospital

One man is taken to the hospital after he ran his truck into the back of a semi on Highway 31 near Interstate 20. Gregg County officials say the man hit the truck at around 11:30 a.m. after failing to control his speed.

TISD 2nd grade teacher on leave following arrest

TYLER — TISD officials confirm with KETK, a second grade teacher at Austin Elementary was placed on administrative leave on September 23rd.

Tyler business owner chases van burglar

TYLER — Tyler Police officials tell KETK, a man is behind bars after being caught stealing from a van on Wednesday morning.

Wanted Wood County suspect could be headed to Longview area

Suspect Brenda Bowdoin- A.K.A. Brenda Boaz, Brenda Hampton, Brenda Gilbert - is wanted for multiple burglaries in Wood County.