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Water Supply Emergency in Smith County

SMITH COUNTY — NEWS RELEASE:

Water Supply Emergency in Smith County

SMITH COUNTY — NEWS RELEASE:

Pine Tree ISD sets community welcome for new PTISD Superintendent

The PTISD Board of Trustees, along with the PT Education Foundation, PTA and PTO invites the community to attend a welcome reception for Dr. T.J. Farler, new PTISD Superintendent of Schools,

Passers-by save man's house

  SMITH COUNTY — According to Walter Miller, his trailer was saved after passers-by noticed flames shooting into the air from a wooded area near his house on the 14,000 block of CR 354.

Naked man in Tyler Police custody

TYLER — Tyler Police were called out to the Wendys on Front and Bonner around 4:30 Thursday afternoon. There, they found a naked man at the restaurant.

UPDATE: Drug Bust in Tyler

TYLER — Investigators follow through with a drug search warrant at a home in Tyler, Thursday night. At least three people appear to be in custody outside the home. Agents tell KETK, only one person was arrested.

UPDATE: Toddler attacked by pit bull released from hospital

Longview, TX — A Gilmer toddler was flown to Dallas Children's Hospital on Wednesday evening after authorities said she was attacked by a pit bull.

Bullard enacts water conservation plan

bullard — Due to drought-like conditions, the city of Bullard is implementing stage 2 water conservation notification. The following water restrictions are effective immediately:

Upshur County asks residents to lessen power usage

upshur county — Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative is asking its customers to avoid using unnecessary lighting or electric appliances - and to limit use of air condition today.

City of Longview projects $700,000 in 2012 pension plan savings

Longview, TX — The city of Longview is projecting more than $700,000 in pension costs savings next year for its employees because of restructuring of the retirement plan serving most Texas cities.