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One in six Gregg County drivers uninsured

If you’re driving through Gregg County, look around — one in every six vehicles you see is driven by someone who is uninsured — the highest rate in Northeast Texas.

Gohmert visits equestrian therapeutic center, considers bill

A U.S. congressman saw evidence this week that the back of a walking horse delivers physical, occupational and other therapies better than an air-filled exercise ball.

Law enforcement can sell confiscated guns

For decades, weapons confiscated by police in Texas were supposed to be repurposed for law enforcement use — or else destroyed.

Options for full-time online education expand in Texas

The number of full-time cyber schools serving Texas public school students will double in the upcoming school year despite a history of lackl

Elderly Tyler resident gets walk-in shower thanks to grant

The 76-year-old retiree has arthritis and it had progressed to the point that she could barely climb in and out of her tub. But thanks to

Nidal Hasan sentencing phase begins at Fort Hood

A military jury on Monday will begin confronting the second phase of the court-martial of Maj. Nidal Hasan: whether he deserves to die for the massacre at his hands four years ago on this sprawling U.S. Army base.

DPS boosts patrols for Labor Day enforcement period

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols from August 19 – September 9, which includes the Labor Day holiday weekend.

Browns release former Jefferson HS, SFA star receiver

The Cleveland Browns released former Jefferson Bulldog turned Stephen F. Austin wide receiver, Cordell Roberson, Monday, the team announced.

Former REL quarterback cut by Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons released former Tyler Lee Red Raider, Marcus Jackson, Monday, the team announced.

Gregg Co. officials seek public's help in identifying alleged burglars, credit card thieves

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff's Office requests your assistance in identifying suspects in multiple burglary and credit card abuse cases.