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Jacksonville man arrested for touching women inappropriately in Tyler

The Tyler Police Department announced Monday afternoon the arrest of a man who allegedly groped several women shopping in a local department store.

Gladewater Police identify inmate found dead in cell

The Gladewater Police Department has identified an inmate who was found dead in her jail cell from a believed suicide last week.

Texas restaurant receiving threats after Facebook post

A Texas woman is leading a campaign against a local restaurant, over what she says is mistreatment of a homeless man, but the restaurant owner says the woman has it all wrong and that her posts on social media are hurting his business.

Kilgore woman who was missing extradited, bond set at $100,000

Christina Davison, who was reported missing in May and arrested in Kentucky earlier this month, was extradited back to Harrison County and had a bond set for $100,000 Sunday, according to Lt. Jay Webb.

Long-time ETX Police Academy instructor dies after battle with cancer

 The East Texas law enforcement community lost a brother early Monday morning. According to the East Texas Police Academy, long-time instructor Tim Young passed away this morning after battling cancer for several years.

Agency announces need for 150 more workers with Tyler company

Remedy Intelligent Staffing announced Monday morning new jobs available in Tyler. The agency said Trane has brought on board 335 associates to build HVAC units to meet recent demand.

East Texas Auto and Cycle Show

Lana Peacock with the East Texas Auto and Cycle Show talks about this year's event going on February 20-22. Proceeds benefit the East Texas Crisis Center. Doors open Friday at 4 pm at Harvey Hall in Tyler. For more: 

East Texas author pens book offering financial advice

Jeff Pinkerton just wrote a book called  "Common Sense to Uncommon Wealth".

North Texas Man Convicted in Fictional Disney Scheme

A 35-year-old Plano, Texas man has been found guilty of federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Lufkin Police arrest man for allegedly attacking woman, evading arrest

A Lufkin man was arrested after allegedly attacking a woman whom he has a child with.