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Utah State QB named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Utah State Quarterback Chuckie Keeton has been named the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the second week of the college football season.

Fitzhenry's fate among topics of PTISD board meeting

The Pine Tree ISD board meeting tonight will go into executive session to discuss personnel immediately after board President Charley Peck calls the meeting to order at 5:45 p.m.

'Jaws of life' used to cut ETX teen out of car after high speed wreck

Longview Police were called to the scene of a wreck early Sunday afternoon.

Tyler Public Library to host 'Halloween Costume Exchange'

Has your child outgrown his or her Halloween costume but it still looks like new?

Baylor President, Judge Ken Starr to speak at Smith Co. Bar Foundation 'Constiution Day' reception

The Smith County Bar Foundation will celebrate Constitution Day with a reception and dinner at Ornelas Activity Center on Tuesday, September 17.

Fire crews battling multiple grass fires on Old Kilgore Highway

UPDATE: Smith County officials have confirmed with FOX 51 the grassfires are spreading very quickly. There is an eight mile stretch of fire going along Farm to Market Road 2767.

Gregg County man arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

A Gregg County man is now behind bars for several charges including aggravated assault.

Newborn baby found dead inside a Goodwill bathroom

Sad news just outside of Houston. Polilce say a newborn baby was found dead inside a Goodwill store in the town of Webster. According to authorities, the store's manager found the infant in a bathroom.

DNA match leads to search for suspect in Dallas sexual assaults

Dallas police Saturday said DNA evidence has provided a breakthrough in an investigation of nine sexual assaults in South Dallas this summer.

UPDATE: Road closed after train derails in Longview

UPDATE: Longview Police tell FOX 51 that Gum Springs has re-opened from East Cotton to North Eastman Road.