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Woman identified in Sunday's fatal wreck

TYLER — From Tyler Police: The driver who died in last night’s crash is identified as Geneva Davis Townsend, age 89, from Tyler who is a retired school teacher.

Smith County Rabies Clinics This Week

From the Smith County Extension Service Office

Two men stabbed at Tyler swimming pool

Tyler, TX — Officers are trying to figure out who stabbed two men at a Tyler swimming pool. Police tell us yesterday afternoon they went to the 3,000 block of Old Omen Road.

Tyler Police need your help with homicide case

TYLER — From Tyler Police: Tyler Police need your help with any information related to the Homicide that occurred at 4516 Edinburgh on February 24, 2011.

Shriners "Restoring Dreams"

The first ever "Restoring Dreams Gala" to benefit the Shriners raised $4,500. The Shriners have 22 hospitals across North America that help children in need.

Aggravated robbery suspect arrested in Cherokee County

From Cherokee County Sheriff:

“Art in the Park” at the Goodman-LeGrand

Tyler Parks and Recreation is proud to present the first ever “Art in the Park” at the 1859 Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum on Saturday, June 12. Admission is free and the event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Comptroller’s Office begins notification of personal information exposure

AUSTIN, TX — The Texas Comptroller’s office is sending letters beginning Wednesday, April 13, to notify a large number of Texans whose personal information was inadvertently disclosed on an agency server that was accessible to the p

Residence burglarized in Lufkin

On Monday, April 11, 2011, a complainant reported to Lufkin Police Department that between 5:00 PM on April 10, 2011 and 8:30 AM on April 11, 2011 an unidentified actor(s) burglarized a residence located in the 500 block of North Fourth Street

Lung cancer patients keep "lighting up"

A new study reveals nearly 20-percent of lung cancer patients keep smoking, even though it may jeopardize their recovery. Researchers report nearly one in five diagnosed with lung cancer continue to light up.