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ETX man fatally shot after crime spree

A Kaufman County man was fatally shot Sunday during a confrontation with Garland police officers. Casey Daniel Smith, 31, of Mabank has been identified as the victim.

Texas A&M DL among 3 killed in overnight car accident

A Texas A&M defensive lineman,  was killed in an overnight car accident along with two others.

Soto's walk-off home run stops four-game skid

Geovany Soto hit a two-out, walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth off Ernesto Frieri, capping the Rangers' 4-3 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington that snapped a four-game losing sk

SFA's Jefferson gets first team reps at Texans camp

The coaches continue to be impressed with outside linebacker Willie Jefferson, an undrafted rookie from Stephen F. Austin.

Yankees manager gives Cowboys pep talk

New York Yankees manager Joe Giradi visited Cowboys practice Monday and gave a speech to the team after practice that sounded eerily familiar to the messages they routinely hear from coach Jason Garrett about focusing on today.

Smith Co. Republican Club to meet Aug. 8

The Smith County Republican Club will meet Thursday, August 8th, from 6:00 p.m., - 8:00 p.m., at Traditions Restaurant at 6205 South Broadway.

Jacksonville man arrested for breaking into store

A Cherokee County man has been arrested for breaking into a local store, but denied any involvement in other burglaries that have have occured since moving to Jacksonville.

ETX Sergeant cleared of any wrong-doing in lawsuit filed by former inmate

A Sergeant with the Harrison County Sheriff's Office has been cleared of any wrong-doing in a lawsuit filed by a former inmate in the Harrison County Jail.

Gregg Co. deputies seeking man in car burglary, use of stolen credit cards

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office request assistance in identifying a possible suspect in a vehicle burglary and credit card abuse case.

Nicole Dickson to be named TJC softball coach

According to David Smoak of ESPN Central Texas and Smoaky.com, Nicole Dickson will be named the head softball coach at Tyler Junior College.