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SMU WR named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Southern Methodist University senior wide receiver Jeremy Johnson has been selected as The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the sixth week of the college football season.

ETX woman arrested after she attempts to hit her boyfriend with a hammer

An East Texas woman is now behind bars for a warrant and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Body found near I-20 in ETX

The Harrison County Sheriff's Office tells FOX51 a body has been found near Interstate 20 and Farm to Market Road 450.

Former REL, LSU star cut by Raiders

According to NBC Sports, the Oakland Raiders have released former Robert E. Lee quarterback and LSU standout, Matt Flynn. Flynn was traded to the Raiders from the Seahawks earlier this year.

Harrison County investigators seeking help in finding oil equipment thief

Harrison County officials are asking for assistance from the public for an oil equipment theft. County investigators are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect in a theft that happened back in September.

Fire contained at Longview railcar plant

The Longview Fire Department tells KFOX51 crews have contained a fire at the American Railcar Industries Plant at 300 Stevens Street.

Sheriff Larry Smith to hold town hall meeting in Lindale

Sheriff Larry Smith will hold a town hall meeting October 8 from 6:00 p.m., until 7:30 p.m., at the Lindale High School Cafeteria, located at 920 East Hubbard Street.

October 7 deadline for voter registration in November 5 elections

Monday, October 7, is the deadline to vote in the November 5 elections.

Robert E. Lee students host special homecoming celebration

Homecoming is an exciting time of year for students. Sparkly mums, festivegarters and school dances help mark the fun fall tradition.

Gohmert speaks frankly on government shutdown

U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert released the following statement concerning the government shutdown and the destructive government healthcare takeover: