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UPDATE: Skeletal remains identified as missing elderly man

LONGVIEW — On Thursday, Longview Police Officer Bennie Cooks was flagged down by two local fishermen.

Longview Police: Skeletal remains found in wooded area

Longview police are investigating skeletal remains found in a wooded area. The remains were found along West Sabine Street near the intersection of Del Roy Lane Wednesday  afternoon.

Ther-A-Pet program

Dr. Sharon Phillips and Denise Sallae brought a charming dog and talk about the importance a pet can make in a patient's recovery.

Wood Co. authorities search for duo accused of sexually abusing child

WOOD COUNTY — Wood County officials are searching for two people in connection with the sexual abuse of a child under the age of 14.

Holiday health tips

Stephanie Taylor talks holiday health tips with Ben Hill. More information can be found at cuc.org.

Thief stealing manhole covers in Diboll

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants the public’s help identifying the person(s) responsible for the theft of Diboll area manhole covers.

Smith County DPS responding to one-vehicle rollover on I-20

SMITH COUNTY — Smith County officials confirm a vehicle has rolled over on Interstate 20 at mile marker 562. Two people were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.

City of Tyler tree recycling starts day after Christmas

TYLER — The City of Tyler Solid Waste Department and Keep Tyler Beautiful are providing two locations for Christmas tree recycling in Tyler.

Lufkin beer thieves caught on tape

LUFKIN — Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying two theft suspects who worked together to steal beer from a North Timberland Drive convenience store.

Mineola man arrested for alleged hay scam

QUITMAN, TEXAS — A Mineola man was arrested Friday by Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Larry Hand on 2 counts of hay theft after he allegedly conducted an online hay scam.