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LETU's Free Health Fair Slated for Oct. 3

LeTourneau University’s annual Get it Together health fair will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Solheim Arena on the LeTourneau University campus, 2100 Mobberly Ave. in Longview.

More than 650 new Texas laws went into effect September 1st

During the last Texas legislative session, more than 1,573 bills were signed into law by Governor Rick Perry.

Structure fire contained in Tyler

FOX51 is on scene of a car and structure fire which was just contained in Tyler. According to the Noonday and Dixie Fire Departments,the fire erupted at 12309 Greenbriar Lake Road.

Man arrested after barricading self, attempting to set fire at Van Zandt County oil company

A man is in custody in Van Zandt County after barricading himself inside of business in Wills Point. According to Van Zandt County Fire and Emergency Management, several departments responded to the call of a disruptive man at Mitchell Oil company

Cowboys trade Lissemore, pick up two new players

The Dallas Cowboys traded defensive tackle Sean Lissemore to San Diego for an undisclosed draft pick. The team also traded an undisclosed draft pick to Kansas City for defensive end Edgar Jones.

Five burning questions for Houston Texans

Chron.com has five questions for the Texans as they prepare for their regular-season opener at San Diego and Gary Kubiak’s eighth season as coach.

PT’s Thompson finishes first in Hallsville meet

Pine Tree’s Brian Thompson recorded a time of 16:30 to win the second annual Hallsville Cross Country Invitational on Saturday morning at Lear Park.

LETU engineering professor gets NSF grant funding

The National Science Foundation recently awarded a grant to support Dr. Melanie Watson’s work in engineerin

U.S. Senator, TX congressmen announce Honoring the Fort Hood Heroes Act

On Monday, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), Congressman John R.

VIDEO: Phil Kuchinsky talks Cowboys with Craig Smoak from ESPN Central Texas

KETK's Phil Kuchinsky spoke with Craig Smoak of ESPN Central Texas about the Cowboys' injuries to the front seven and quarterback, Tony Romo.