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Rollover on Gentry in Tyler

Tyler, TX — Two vans were involved in one-vehicle rollover at Parkdale and Gentry in Tyler . Police officials say several people were hurt and taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

More than $500K in stolen goods recovered by law enforcement

An ongoing, multi-agency investigation into a theft ring led to the discovery of close to $500,000 worth of suspected stolen property.

Traffic advisory: Portion of North Broadway closed due to water leak

TYLER— Tyler police tell KFXK North Broadway between West Gold and West Queen will be shut down due to a water leak. A KFXK photographer on scene says the road between Gentry and Queen is buckling.  

Early morning robbery at Kilgore EZ Mart

Kilgore, TX — On July 26, 2011 at about 5:00 AM, Gregg County Deputies responded to the EZ Mart for an Aggravated Robbery call. The clerk reported that a man entered that store and demanded money.

Pro-Perry radio ad surfaces in Iowa

With the Iowa straw poll coming up, a new radio ad supporting Rick Perry as a write-in has surfaced. Listen to the ad by clicking play in the above video.  

Tyler Social Security office to close 30 minutes earlier daily

TYLER — Effective August 15, 2011, the Tyler, Texas Social Security office will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00a.m. to 3:30 p.m. a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday.

Police find suspect naked in Texas manhole

LEAGUE CITY, Texas — Police say a naked, dehydrated man found at the bottom of a 30-foot-deep manhole allegedly had been hiding from Texas officers after a domestic disturbance call.

Smith County authorities catch church copper thief

TYLER — A release by the Smith County sheriff's office states deputies caught Bryson Anthony when they were called to the Evergreen Memorial Cemetery on the 1300 block of WNW Loop 323 to check on a suspicious person.

Forest Service advising landowners starting over after Bearing Fire

Lufkin, TX — With 20,000-plus acres of fire ground to rehabilitate, Texas and U.S.

Transcanada pipeline controversy continues in Angelina County

Lufkin, TX — A transcontinental pipeline may soon be constructed along Angelina County’s western border if a presidential permit is granted later this year.