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Longview sting catches retailers selling to minors

Longview Police Department teamed up with TABC (Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission) last Thursday to conduct stings at local area retailers.

Tyler Police host National Take Back Day

Tyler Police Department along with the DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) are hosting Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 30.

Fire in Winona

WINONA —KFXK has confirmed that 4-6 acres are on fire in Winona. The fire is located on the 13000 block Cr 3104 of the city. Structures down the street may be at risk.

Caldwell Zoo hosts a "Party for the Planet"

TYLER — April 23, 2011 is Earth Day at Caldwell Zoo.

Two arrested on charges of aggravated robbery

The apparent planned robbery and beating of a Pollok man earlier this month resulted in two arrests by the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday.

Four Lufkin firefighters help with wildfires in West Texas

Four Lufkin firefighters helped battle the massive wildfires in West Texas during the past two weeks and brought back with them a wealth of knowledge.

Friday wildfire update

· Yesterday Texas Forest Service responded to 10 new fires for 522 acres. · The following fires have been contained: o Mossy Rock Ranch Fire (Stephens County, 800 acres)

Heist suspect's post: 'IM RICH'

Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Two days before a west Houston bank heist, a 19-year-old bank teller named Estefany Martinez posted a cryptic status update on her Facebook page: "Get $$$."

Lufkin man exposes himself in washeteria

A Lufkin man spent three days in jail this week for admittedly exposing himself to a woman at a washeteria Tuesday. In addition to spending three days in jail, Deadrion Haynes, 19, also had to pay a $300 fine and $243 court cost.

Rollover wreck in Kilgore

UPDATE: State Trooper Dillard tells us that there are no major injuries as a result of the accident. Citations were issued for the vehicle that failed to yield the right of way.