Local News + Statewide News

City of Tyler tree recycling starts day after Christmas

TYLER — The City of Tyler Solid Waste Department and Keep Tyler Beautiful are providing two locations for Christmas tree recycling in Tyler.

Lufkin beer thieves caught on tape

LUFKIN — Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying two theft suspects who worked together to steal beer from a North Timberland Drive convenience store.

Mineola man arrested for alleged hay scam

QUITMAN, TEXAS — A Mineola man was arrested Friday by Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Larry Hand on 2 counts of hay theft after he allegedly conducted an online hay scam.

Eastbound I-20 traffic delayed near mile marker 600 in Harrison County

HARRISON COUNTY — Harrison County Sheriff officials tell KFXK there has been a major accident on the interstate, just east of Longview. Traffic near mile marker 600 may see delays, as officials work to clear the scene.

Sweet Gourmet cocoa bar

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet shares some delicious holiday drink tips.

Gold event in east Texas

Joan Landquist of the American Coin Buyers Guild talks with Ben Hill about selling your unwanted gold.

Crews battle house fire in Tyler

TYLER — The Tyler Fire Department released the following information:

Wood County officials investigate shooting death

WOOD COUNTY — Wood County Criminal Investigation is currently working a suspicious death investigation in the 6000 block of CR 4470 in the Winnsboro area.

DPS reminds drivers to travel safely during holidays

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers will be stepping up enforcement efforts to ensure safety on the roadways and seek out impaired drivers during the period from December 20 through January 1.

Man found dead in Harrison County cemetery identified; Officials investigating as homocide

HARRISON COUNTY — On Friday at around 5:38 p.m., Harrison County dispatchers received a call from a person saying that a body, possibly of a dead person, had been found in the area of St. James Cemetery.