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Smith County deputy attacked by injured cow dies

An ETMC employee confirmed that Smith County has lost one of their own. 54-year-old Britton served as a Smith County deputy since 1992 - today he died from what some called a "freak accident" that took place last week.

PETA: Animals should have gender in Bible

TYLER — Animal rights activist group... PETA wants to change the Bible... to make it more animal friendly. They say the way it's being translated is offensive to animals.

Friday wildfire update

TEXAS — Yesterday Texas Forest Service responded to 26 fires for 874 acres. So far today there have been 5 requests for assistance from Texas Forest Service (TFS) resources.

UPDATE: Stove fire gives homeowners a scare

TYLER — Tyler firefighters were called to a house fire Friday morning after a fire broke out on a stove. Fire officials say the homeowners were able to put the fire out by the time they arrived on scene.

Diboll man guilty in child porn case

DIBOLL — Our news partners the Lufkin Daily News report that the Diboll man accused of forcing a young brother and sister to perform sexual acts on each other has been found guilty.

52nd Annual Tyler Azalea Trail

TYLER — Today is the start of the 52nd annual Tyler Azalea Trail in Tyler. Houses around downtown Tyler will be showcasing its beautiful flowers.

Henderson man admits to dealing crack cocaine

TYLER, Texas – A 22-year-old Henderson man has pleaded guilty to  drug trafficking Wednesday. Kylon Jeffery Henson pleaded guilty to dealing crack cocaine.

Morning burglary in Tyler

TYLER — From Tyler Police Dept.: On March 23, at approximately 4:53 a.m., Tyler Police responded to 1920 South College to a reported Burglary in progress.

City of Tyler offers free disc golf clinic

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play disc golf but didn’t know how to go about it? Look no further! The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department is presenting a Disc Golf Clinic as part of their At Your Leisure Series.

Tuesday wildfire updates

Texas Forest Service responded to 8 fires for 161 acres on Monday. So far Tuesday there have been 16 requests for assistance from Texas Forest Service (TFS) resources.