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Rangers take two of three from Astros

Nelson Cruz's base hit in the fifth inning scored Ian Kinsler with the go-ahead run of a 5-4 victory over Houston on Sunday in front of 36,746 at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.

Tyler ISD receives award for financial reporting

Tyler ISD received the Association of School Business Officials International’s (ASBO) Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award for having met or exceeded the program’s high standards for financial reporting and accoun

Man dead, woman injured in Sunday Longview shooting

A shooting in Longview on Sunday night left a man dead and a woman hospitalized. Longview police were called to a home in the 300 block of Bonner Street at 5:18 p.m., Sunday.

5th annual 'Christmas in July' arts, crafts fair to be held July 13-14

The City of Tyler Parks and Recreation Department will host the fifth annual Christmas in July Arts and Crafts Fair at the Rose Garden Center Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14.

Man charged with murder in brother’s fatal stabbing

A Gregg County man was held Saturday under a murder charge almost two weeks after deputies descended on his home where his brother had been fatally stabbed.

Car drives into Longview grocery store early Sunday morning

A car drives into a local grocery store early Sunday morning. It happened at Albertsons in the 3600 block of McCann Road in Longview.

2 charged with arson after fire at Marshall youth shelter

Two male juveniles were held Saturday at the Willoughby Juvenile Detention Center after being charged with arson. The names of the juveniles were not released.

Perry: 2016 'certainly an option'

Texas Gov. Rick Perry isn't ready to reveal his political future, but he's not ruling out another bid for the White House in 2016.

Lufkin teens arrested for driving while intoxicated, possession and warrants

Three Lufkin teens are behind bars after a late night arrest for public intoxication. It happened around 3:40 a.m. Sunday morning in the 1500 block of Lakeview Street.

Mobile home goes up in flames late Saturday night

Fire officials were called to the scene of a mobile home fire. According to Smith County officials it happened around 11:00 p.m. at Rocky Lane and County Road 756.