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FOX51 speaks with Bullard ISD over allegations their students attacked White Oak mascot

An investigation has been launched regarding an incident that occurred at the Bullard/White Oak varsity football game, Friday, September 6.

ETX officers break car window to save 6 month old baby who was trapped for half an hour

East Texas officers broke a car window, Thursday, to save a six month old baby in life threatening temperatures.

Special needs seniors nominated for Homecoming Queen at ETX high school

Two East Texas special needs teens have been nominated for their high school's homecoming queen.

North Tyler house heavily damaged by fire, crews still extinguishing hot spots

Fire crews are working to put out hot spots after a house in north Tyler caught fire, Thursday evening,

Putin to the rescue

If your foreign policy has to be rescued by a dictator, you are doing it wrong. That's where President Obama finds himself today. Putin is providing Obama an out he couldn't find for himself.

ICE launches smartphone app to rescue children from sexual abuse

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) is launching a new smartphone app, the first of its kind in U.S.

Rangers now three games out of first place

The most important series of the season is up next for the Texas Rangers just as they are going through their worst stretch of the year.

Lobo coach expects tough game from Olive Branch

Preparing for a team that is six hours away brings a lot of unknowns to the table.

Fatal pedestrian accident in Smith County

A pedestrian was killed this morning after being struck by a car in Smith County. State troopers tell FOX 51, it happened on Highway 31 West, near the intersection of Greenbriar road.

Social media impact

These days smartphones and computers have taken over our world, as well as some of our lives. It has put us in a different frame of mind from just 20 years ago.