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Nacogdoches man arrested in drug bust

NACOGDOCHES — The Nacogdoches Police have made an arrest in an ongoing investigation.

Lufkin Police release information in Wednesday night shooting

Lufkin, Texas — Lufkin Police have released more details in the Wednesday evening shooting of a Lufkin man on Dale Street.

Beunka Adams set to die tonight

HUNSTVILLE — Beunka Adams, the East Texas man convicted of killing Kenneth Vandever during a Rusk gas station robbery back in 2002, will be put to death by lethal injection, Thursday night, a little after 6:00 p.m.

Vermont sex offender sentenced for not registering in East Texas

A 60-year-old Vermont man has been sentenced to federal prison for failing to register as a sex offender in the Eastern District of Texas.

Breakthrough in 1999 cold case

Smith County sheriff's officials claim they have solved a 1999 cold case.

Tyler organization pushes alcohol petition

Petitions to bring limited alcohol sales to Tyler are now ready for community supporters to sign. The "Buy Local First" political action committee officially announced the news Wednesday morning.

Tyler Police Department awarded its 6th accreditation

Tyler — Chief Gary Swindle announced today in City Council that Tyler Police Department has been awarded its fifth re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement, Inc (CALEA).

MUMS Math and Science Team claims second at state meet

The Morris Upchurch Middle School Math and Science Team competed at the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association State Championship meet on April 14, bringing home the second place overall trophy.

Texas release social sec numbers in Voter ID case

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas attorney general's office accidently released the social security numbers of Texas voters as part of the Voter ID case, but none of the data leaked out.