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Two ETX men are arrested, charged with possession of a controlled substance

Two East Texas men are behind bars after being found in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. It happened at 9:00 p.m. Friday night in the 1100 block of East Denman Avenue in Lufkin.

One dead, two injured in Interstate 20 wreck

A four car accident leaves one dead and two injured in Smith County. Smith County DPS tells us it happened around 6:20 p.m. Friday evening on Interstate 20 at Mile Marker 571.

NASA wants you to stay in bed for 70 days

If spending a few months in bed sounds like your idea of a dream come true, NASA may be able to help.

Two arrested, one still on the loose, in 2009 armored car robbery

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office has received warrants for the arrest of three Nacogdoches men for an aggravated robbery in 2009.

Open carry march held in Nacogdoches

An East Texas town is having it's first ever open carry march. Downtown Nacogdoches is the site of the open carry march. Organizers estimate that there will be about 250 people attending the march.

Harrison County lifts burn ban

Harrison County Judge Taylor tells FOX 51 the Harrison County burn ban has been lifted. After consulting with emergency management officials in the county, Judge Taylor has terminated the ban.

Tyler gas station robbery

Police are looking for a man who robbed a gas station in Tyler Friday night. Tyler Police responded to the Speedy Trak gas station in 1000 block of South Broadway just before 11p.m.

Rusk County burn ban lifted

According to Rusk County Judge, Joel Hale, the Rusk County burn ban has been lifted. Due to the recent rain this week the burn ban has been canceled.

Multiple wrecks on I-20 causing traffic to back up

Traffic is backed up on Interstate 20 after an 18-wheeler wreck. Smith County DPS tells KETK it happened earlier this evening on Interstate 20 at mile marker 571 westbound.

VIDEO: Flooding off McCann Street in Longview

This is a video a FOX51 viewer submitted of the overwhelming flooding off McCann Street in Longview. The area is near The Butcher Shop and Lively GMC close to The Home Depot.