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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: 5800 block of Donnybrook closed for next 4 hours

The Tyler Police Department wants to notify the public of a temporary road closure for Wednesday.

Lufkin Police seek public's help in locating, identifying motorcycle thieves

The Lufkin Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating the person or persons responsible for motorcycle thefts, Tuesday morning.

Sheriff Larry Smith to speak at Smith Co. Republican meeting

Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith will speak to the Smith County Republican Club, Thursday, September 12. The meeting will be held at Traditions Restaurant, 6205 South Broadway in Tyler.

Shortage of nurses and nursing teachers

College classes are back in session and once again nursing is one of the most popular fields to study. But, with the growing demand of students interested in this line of work the supply of professors is low.

Devil's Breath, scariest drug in the world

A drug from Bogota, Colombia that is used in the U.S. for medical use is being used as a weapon by criminals.

Working hard, dreaming big makes Jacksonville dance studio a reality

There is a new dance studio in Jacksonville, and not only is the teacher teaching dance, but also lesson in life about going for your dreams.

Drowning victim's body recovered from Lake Palestine

Texas Park Parks and Wildlife has confirmed with FOX51 that a man swimming in Lake Palestine drowned Tuesday evening.

Dallas Police looking for armed serial rapist

According to media reports, a serial rapist is targeting women around the Fair Park area in Dallas. Police say there have been seven victims in six locations.

Amber Alert issued for three missing children in Harris County

An amber alert has been issued for three missing children in Harris County. Officials are looking for Liam McIntosh, 5, Marshall Peralez, 3, and Korbin Peralez, 1. All children are said to be hispanic.

Gilmer girl scout troup makes large donation to local hope house for pets

On August 10, 2013, Girl Scout Troup 3614 of Gilmer made a donation of items that will be needed and used for pets that will be helped by the Upshur County Hope House for Pets.