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Smith Co. receives National Association of Counties Achievement Award

Smith County has received the prestigious National Association of Counties Achievement Award for its role in the Tax Trust Neighborhood Revitalization Project (TTNRP); a collaboration of local taxing entities working together to transform neigh

Liberty Hall announces August film series

This August, enjoy Stanley Kubrick films at the City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall. Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and editor.

ETX man arrested for burglary, sexual assault, and possession of drugs

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at 3:45 p.m. officers from Palestine Police Department were called to the scene of a possible burglary in the 100 block of Edna Street.

Bowie County Deputies looking for missing 7-year-old

Media reports are reporting that police are looking for an autistic child who has disappeared in Bowie County.

Old Bascom Rd. now open, more streets to close Thrusday

The repair work on Old Bascom Road has been completed and the road is now open to traffic.

Gohmert to speak at South Tyler Rotary Club

Congressman Louie Gohmert will be the guest speaker at the weekly luncheon of the South Tyler Rotary (STR) Club scheduled for Monday, July 29, 2013. He will deliver a “State of Capitol Hill” presentation.

Street to be closed for two hours Friday in Longview

One street in Longview has been closed for air conditioner installation. The northbound lane of North Fredonia Street will be closed between East Tyler Street and Methvin Street on Friday, July 26 from 6:00 a.m. to 8 a.m.

Driver who crashed into utiliity pole, house in Longview arrested

The Longview man police say mowed down a utility pole and slammed into a northwest Longview home Tuesday was arrested on theft and fraud charges shortly after the crash.

SUV hits utility pole in Longview, runs into home

A driver lost control of an SUV Tuesday on Pine Tree Road before running over a utility pole and into a house, police said.