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Avoid Black Friday traffic in Tyler

TYLER-- Tyler police say there were ten car accidents in the city on Black Friday last year. This year, Tyler officials say they expect just as much traffic, if not more. They also say the heavy traffic will probably stay until January.

Anderson boy remains in Smith County custody

TYLER - It was a murder that sent shock waves across East Texas. 19-year-old TJC student Amanda Anderson was found dead inside her Chapel Hill home this past September.

One man in Smith County jail after early morning stabbing

TYLER - Tyler Police were called to 518 W. Selman St. around 6 this morning to a disturbance at an apartment complex. The complex is one large house divided up into several apartments.

Texting scam targets bank accounts

TYLER - The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers of a new scam that involves text messaging and online banking.

Gregg County arrests 1 on drug charges

On Friday around 1:45 p.m., the Gregg County Organized Drug Enforcement Unit executed a narcotics search warrant in the 200 block of South Houston Street.

Technology helps challenged cooks

TYLER - Not everyone is a five star chef, and so a lot of pressure can go into making Thanksgiving dinner especially if it's your first time hosting.

Home invasion in Tyler Sunday morning

TYLER - It happened at 533 Bandera Street a little after 1 this morning. According to Tyler P.D., a husband and wife couple inside the Bandera Street home heard someone trying to kick in their front door.

Man killed in rollover accident

On Friday at around 3:11a.m., Longview Officers were dispatched to the 500 Block of North Eastman Road for a one vehicle accident.

Tyler bus stops could be changing

TYLER - Tyler city officials say current bus routes are close to ten years old. Many argue a big problem is the central meeting location, Bergfeld Center off Broadway in Tyler.

Roofing scams in East Texas

TYLER - Texas is one of few states that still doesn't require roofing contractors to be licensed.