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Boyfriend charged in shooting deaths

Houston- A Houston man has been charged with capital murder in the deaths of a woman and her adult son who were found shot in their south Houston home on Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

One vehicle rollover on Hwy 155

SMITH COUNTY — Noonday Fire Officials tell KFXK that at least one person has been transported to the hospital. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

Macho Man Randy Savage dies at 58

Tampa, Florida — TMZ is reporting wrestling legend Macho Man Randy Savage died Friday morning.

Union Grove teacher arrested for improper relationship with student

FROM THE LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL: GLADEWATER — A Union Grove High School teacher resigned Thursday and is in the Gregg County Jail, charged with improper relationship between an educator and a student.

ACLU questions constitutionality of Lufkin ISD functions

LUFKIN — The ACLU has reportedly sent a letter to Lufkin ISD questioning the constitutionality of some of their schools' functions.

Robert E. Lee coach resigns

TYLER — Robert E. Lee Head Football Coach, Mike Owens, turned in his retirement papers Wednesday. District officials say this is his last school year with the district.

UPDATE: Mineola swingers to be released with time served

TYLER — All six defendants are being released with time served. KFKX will have more tonight in the 9 p.m. newscast.

Lufkin man shot, person of interest in custody

Lufkin, TX — The Angelina County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a shooting in Lufkin off FM 1475. According to the victim's cousin, two men pulled up in a black truck, fought with the victim, shot him and then left.

Police impersonator has criminal past in Wood Co.

JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville Police say Kyle Sipes was arrested early Saturday morning for impersonating a police officer.