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State of Texas, 6 others file complaint challenging American Airlines, U.S. Airways merger

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced today that the State of Texas, along with Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the U.S.

Texas Railroad Commissioner candidate pledges a full term

Former conservative Republican State Representative Ray Keller has issued a pledge to fulfill his entire term if elected Texas Railroad Commissioner.

Anderson Co. issues 90-day burn ban

East Texas counties have been implementing burn bans as a result of the drought looming over the state of Texas. As of Monday, August 12, 2013, at 12:00 p.m., Anderson County has also issued a 90-day burn ban.

ETX fireman arrested for assaulting girlfriend, preventing her from calling for help

According to Gladewater Police Chief Farrell Alexander, a lieutenant with the Gladewater Fire Department was arrested for assaulting his girlfriend and tried to prevent her from calling authorities for help.

Dollar General to open in New Diana

Dollar General will celebrate the opening of its new location at 2253 US Hwy 259 S in Diana this Saturday, August 17 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals.

ETX man, 10 year fugitive convicted of sexual assault sentenced to 33 years in prison

A 10 year East Texas fugitive from justice was sentenced to 33 years in prison.

BREAKING: Suspect in Tyler mom's murder turns self in

The Tyler Police Department tells KETK the suspect in the murder of a Tyler mom at P.T. Cole Park, July 30th.

VIDEO: Thieves steal trash cans full of cigarettes from Lufkin store

Lufkin authorities need the public's help to identify the people responsible for the burglary of a convenience store located in the 100 block of Champions Drive in Lufkin.

Lindale Chamber of Commerce to host 'Countryfest' October 12

Saturday, October 12, 2013, the Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce will host the biggest Country Fest ever.

15 patients at TX hospitals develop blood infections from injection now recalled by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care providers and patients of a voluntary nationwide recall of all products produced and distributed for sterile use by Specialty Compounding, LLC, Cedar Park, TX.