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Driver jailed, gets $2M bond in fatal hit-and-run

FROM THE LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL: MOUNT PLEASANT — A 21-year-old man is being held on $2 million bond, charged in the hit-and-run death of a 4-year-old Mount Pleasant boy.

Next hearing date set for teen accused of killing his sister

SMITH COUNTY — The Chapel Hill teen accused in the shooting death of his sister, Amanda, back in September, had another hearing Monday, May 9th.

Top ten least stressful jobs

Are you over-worked and under-paid? CareerCast conducted a survery, and found that most Americans found that work is the main cause of stress in their daily lives.

Nacogdoches woman gets 12 years for role in daughter's death

Nacogdoches, TX — A Nacogdoches woman was sentenced Monday to 12 years in prison on two counts of injury to a child.

Henderson man arrested for copper thefts

On May 8, 2011, at 5:45 p.m., a Longview Police Department Officer noticed a suspicious vehicle in the area of Mobberly Avenue and Humble Street.

Smith County house fire off FM 2015

Fire officials tell KFXK, one man is being taken to a local hospital for smoke inhalation.

Two children, and one man shot when dispute ends with gunfire

Pasadena — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Pasadena police were continuing to question witnesses late Thursday after two children and a man were struck by shotgun pellets from an argument that erupted into gunfire.

Authorites make drug arrest in Rusk County

RUSK COUNTY — From Rusk County:

Firefighters have extinguished mobile home fire

NOONDAY — Firefighters have the extinguished mobile home fire on Autumn Wood Road. They were able to contain the blaze to just one home, but it was completely destroyed.

Tyler man injured during home robbery

TYLER — On May 5, 2011 at approximately 10:16 p.m. Tyler police officers responded to a Robbery of an Individual that had just occurred within the 500 block of south Bois D’ Arc Ave.