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ETX man arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia

An East Texas man is arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia. It happened around 12:15 a.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Weaver Avenue.

Early morning fire destroys building in Palestine

A building is destroyed after an early morning fire Saturday morning. It happened just after midnight in the 110 block of East Oak Avenue in Palestine.

Texas abortion law challenged in Planned Parenthood lawsuit

A federal lawsuit filed Friday seeks to overturn portions of Texas' new abortion law, considered among the most restrictive legislation in the nation, just weeks before it takes effect.

ETX man sentenced to prison for 2012 aggravated robbery

An East Texas man has been found guilty of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon stemming from a 2012 mobile home park robbery.

DSHS urges precautions for hunters, ranchers

The Texas Department of State Health Services is urging hunters and ranchers to take precautions to protect themselves from diseases transmitted by animals.

Friday Football Fever: Schedule for September 27

Here are the East Texas high school football games for Friday, September 28:

Dez Bryant has to relish a game against the 32nd-ranked pass defense, doesn't he?

The Chargers rank 32nd in pass defense. Dez Bryant swears he hasn't noticed.

Senate votes to approve spending measure that clears the way for Obamacare funding

According to CNN, the Senate voted on Friday to overcome a filibuster led by GOP Sen.

Star Baylor athlete arrested on assault charge

The Baylor Bears starting safety and leader on defense was arrested Thursday for allegedly assaulting another person the earlier this month

Gohmert: A vote for cloture is a vote for ObamaCare

East Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert and 20 other conservative House members have sent a bill to Senator Mitch McConnell warning Senate Republicans not to vote for cloture.