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Smith County lifts burn ban

Smith County has lifted it's burn ban. The decision was made during the regularly scheduled commisioners court meeting on Tuesday morning.

Boil water notification for select Jacksonville residents

The Craft-Turney Water Supply Corporation is having to perform an emergency main line regulator repair on CR 3108, also known as Southshore Drive, in Jacksonville. The water will be off for the duration of the day, Tuesday.

Rains Co. inmate escapes custody, location unknown

According to the Rains County Sheriff's Office, and inmate in the Rains County Jail has escaped.

Boil water notification for select Nacogdoches Co. residents

Due to a line repair in the area of 3911 FM 226, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the water system, Woden Water Supply Corporation PWS 1740020, to notify customers north of FM 2259 and all connecting county roads, of t

VIDEO: LETU students win Redbull Flutag Competition

A group of East Texas college students participated in this weekend's Red Bull Flutag Competition.

ETX gas prices fall over past few weeks

You may have noticed a slight drop in gas prices over the past couple of weeks. Nationwide, the price of gas fell six cents per gallon.

ETX KFC MURDERS: 30 years later

Monday marks the 30th anniversary of the Kentucky Fried Chicken murders in Kilgore. Many East Texans remember September 23, 1983, when armed robbers held up the KFC restaurant.

Elderly ETX couple loses house to fire

An elderly couple lost their home of 12 years Monday afternoon to a fire that took more than a dozen firefighters an hour to contain.

1 dead, 2 injured in ETX wreck

A Detroit woman died Sunday in a wreck on U.S.

Kilgore man arrested on drug, firearm charges

A Kilgore man was arrested on Wednesday after a multi-agency search of his house.