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Literacy Council of Tyler hosts Spelling Bee

Nancy Crawford with the Literacy Council of Tyler talks about this year's spelling bee.

Summer foods with "The Shack"

Rachel and Robert talk shaved ice and hot dogs with the owners of "The Shack".

East Texas Idol Winner

Rachel and Robert talk to this year's East Texas Idol winner.

Number of unaccompanied minors crossing into U.S. tops 60,000

The number of unaccompanied minor immigrants who have crossed into the United States has officially surpassed the 60,000 expected in the Obama administration's initial estimates, according to Department of Homeland Security data.

1 killed in crash near Kilgore city limits Thursday night

At least one person was killed in a major crash near Kilgore Thursday night.

ETX Walmart hatchet slinger found competent to stand trial

A man accused of attacking multiple people at an East Texas Walmart with a hatchet has been found competent to stand trial.

Man arrested in connection with 4 ETX burglaries

On Tuesday, July 29, 2014, Smith County Sheriff’s Office detectives received information from a Smith County resident regarding over $21,000 worth of tools and wires which had been taken when his business was burglarized on July 18 in Fli

Tyler city manager takes job as Dallas assistant city manager

Mark McDaniel announced today that he will be resigning as City Manager of Tyler. He has accepted a position with the City of Dallas as an Assistant City Manager reporting to A.C. Gonzalez.

Lufkin man accused of attacking father after night at club

A Lufkin man was allegedly attacked by his son after a night at the club in the area of Loop 287 and Copeland Thursday morning.

Great Texas Balloon Race brings inflation of business to Gregg County

The 36th annual Great Texas Balloon Race will officially kick off Friday at 6:30 in the morning. It brings with it some impressive economic benefits for Gregg County.