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Flint man loses home in fire: 'I need some help...'

FLINT - Ted English lives alone in Flint with his two pets - a dog and a cat. Sunday was an emotional day for English. While loading his wood-burning stove, his home caught fire...

DPS to step up DWI patrols during holidays

In addition to their traditional increased patrols for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, the Texas Highway Patrol will conduct focused DWI patrols in high-risk locations during the times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent

Longview holiday closings

City of Longview offices will be closed Friday, December 24, and Monday, December 27, in observance of Christmas. All city offices will resume regular business hours Tuesday, December 28.

New study shows kids are drinking large amounts of caffeine

TYLER - Caffeinated drinks are a hit in the United States. Numbers show, soda's account for 25% of all drinks bought in the U.S. and that doesn't even include other caffeinated beverages like coffee and energy drinks.

3 killed in Titus County double murder-suicide

TITUS COUNTY - Titus County Sheriff Tim Ingram confirms one woman and two men have died after an apparent double murder-suicide Thursday morning.

Two rusk county residents sentenced for meth conspiracy

TYLER, Texas – Two Rusk County, Texas residents have been sentenced to federal prison for drug violations in the Eastern District of Texas announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today. The sentencing hearings were held before U.S.

Bigger blades could break Texas state law

TYLER - Texas knife laws have been on the books for years, but for some avid collectors there's a problem. Mack Woods, a local knife seller says:

DADS tells employees to stop exercising religion at work

TEXAS-- Texas Department of Aging and Disabilities service wrote this an email to their employees across the state.

A health care setback

So far, the scorecard on the healthcare law is 2 for and 1 against. A Virginia district judge is the latest to weigh in on the President’s overhaul of the health care system, and his ruling is a blow for the administration.

Rusk County deputy finds 5 pounds of pot in SUV

On Monday at approximately 11:15 p.m., the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit seized approximately 5 lbs. of marijuana during a traffic stop on US Highway 59 North, in the southern portion of Rusk County.