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Tyler Public Library Hosts Azalea Tales

Just in time for spring, the Tyler Public Library hosts the second annual “Azalea Tales”, a free storytelling event set amid the beauty of the East Texas spring during the Azalea Trail.

UPDATE: Mother-daughter bank robbers may be responsible for Henderson bank robbery

Gulfport Police Department — On March 26, 2012, at approximately 1:00 p.m. the Gulfport Police Department responded to Regions Bank, located at 9420 Highway 49 for a report of an armed robbery in progress.

Gregg County cracks down on deadbeat parents

LONGVIEW — Gregg County deputies conducted a warrant sweep today for parents failing to pay child support.

East Texas Symphonic Band to perform at LETU April 2

(LONGVIEW, Texas) – The East Texas Symphonic Band will present its Sounds of Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 2, at LeTourneau University’s S.E. Belcher, Jr. Chapel and Performance Center, 2100 S. Mobberly Ave.

Louisiana Man Guilty of Dealing Methamphetamine in East Texas

TYLER, Texas – A 21-year-old Zwolle, LA man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Mega Millions jackpot at 3rd largest ever

UNDATED — People across the nation are buying up Mega Millions tickets for a shot at $363 million. This is the third highest jackpot in the game's history.

Nacogdoches Police investigate child's injuries

The Nacogdoches Police Department has opened an investigation into the injury of a one-year-old girl.

Crews battling car fire in the 2500 block of Thompson Lane in Tyler

Tyler Fire Officials tell Fox 51 that a Ford F-150 Pick-up Truck was being driven down the road when a fire erupted under the hood. The driver of the vehicle was then pull over to the side of the road.

Ex-Coffee City mayor charged with illegal voting

Former Coffee City Mayor Frank Ross was arraigned Friday on a charge of illegal voting, a second degree felony. Ross, 56,  was arrested in December 2011.

John Tyler head basketball coach resigns

TYLER — John Tyler High School basketball coach Tony Pinson has resigned for personal reasons. There is no longer an ongoing investigation.