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Tyler crime drops 13%

TYLER — Crime in 2011 dropped 13% in comparison with 2010, according to the Tyler Police Department

Suspect who stole, wrecked vehicle sought

Tyler Police say they're searching for a man who stole a vehicle in Lindale, then wrecked it in Tyler.

Diagnostic Clinic, Longview Regional sister company to merge

The parent company of Longview Regional Medical Center, Community Health Systems, announced this morning that a subsidiary of the company has entered into an agreement to merge operations with Diagnostic Clinic of Longview.

Three men arrested after dart attack in Tyler

TYLER  — On Monday, January 30, 2012 at approximately 8:50 p.m. officers responded to Wal-Mart located at 5050 Troup Hwy, Tyler, Smith County, Texas, in reference to an Aggravated Assault.

Upshur & Rusk Counties to hold public meeting in regards to USDA's consolidation

The Texas Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Office Management Team will hold a public meeting in Upshur County to solicit public comment regarding USDA’s proposed office consolidation plan in which the Upshur-Gregg County FSA office is bein

72nd Annual East Texas Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament

Aaron Todd and Shamarion Snider stop by Fox 51 to talk about the 72nd Annual East Texas Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament. The tournament will be held at UT Tyler February 2nd through the 4th.

Whitehouse crews responding to structure fire

UPDATE: A neighbor tells Fox 51 the homeowner went down to visit a sister while leaving a hamburger on a skillet. The neighbor believes this to be the cause of the fire.  

UPDATE: Victim's name released in Tyler ETMC robbery

Tyler — KFXK has obtained security footage from the robbery at ETMC from the Tyler Police Department. The victim that was robbed at East Texas Medical Center is identified as Shirley Steelman, W/F, age 63, of Kilgore Texas.

Drunk Longview man survives collision with train

LONGVIEW — A Longview man was taken to the hospital Saturday night after he was hit by a train.

Routine traffic stops catches 8 alleged illegal immigrants

ANGELINA COUNTY — Eight people were arrested early Monday morning for illegally entering the United States, according to Angelina County officials.