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Gladewater man ordered to jail in dispute over property

Longview, TX — A Gladewater man has been ordered to jail because he has not relinquished a Gregg County property to its rightful heir.

Gregg County jail deaths in past 10 years about average compared with similar-sized Texas jails

Longview, TX — The number of jail deaths in Gregg County during the past 10 years is about average when compared to other Texas county jails of similar size.

Accident backing up traffic on Hwy. 31

SMITH COUNTY — Eastbound traffic is backing up on Highway 31 near FM 2661, where an SUV, a Ford F-150 pick-up and a Crow flatbed tow truck are involved in an accident.

Casey Anthony found not guilty of murder

A Florida jury has acquitted Casey Anthony of murdering her 2-year old daughter Caylee. Anthony could have faced the death sentence if she was convicted of first degree murder.

Gregg County jail deaths in past 10 years about average compared with similar-sized Texas jails

Longview, TX — The number of jail deaths in Gregg County during the past 10 years is about average when compared to other Texas county jails of similar size.

Lufkin Police look for credit card thief

LUFKIN — Investigators need your help to identify the female suspect shown in the video and image at right.

Duo arrested for kidnapping and robbery in Tyler

TYLER — On July 4, 2011, at approximately 1:53 a.m. officers of the Tyler Police Department were dispatched to the area of Front and Palace Streets on a possible aggravated robbery.

Zavalla man arrested for stalking

Lufkin, TX — Eddie Bryan, 36, of Zavalla was arrested last night on a stalking charge, according to Angelina County Sheriff's Office investigator Mike Jones.

Cherokee County officials release names of Alto bank burglars

Cherokee County — On Wednesday June 29, 2011 at approximately 3:50pm Cherokee County Sheriff ‘s Office received several calls in reference to 3 black males dressed in black that attempted to enter Bancorp South on North Marcus Stree

Tyler Police officer injured while apprehending shoplifters

TYLER — A Tyler Police officer sustained minor injuries while apprehending a pair of shoplifters in the parking lot of the Broadway Square Mall in Tyler.