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3 UT Health Northeast scientists awarded over $300,000 each for research into lung disease, blood clotting

Three biomedical researchers at UT Health Northeast recently received separate grants of more than $300,000 each to fund important studies in the areas of lung disease and blood clotting.

ETX man arrested after 100 MPH chase ends in crash, surrender early Wednesday morning

An East Texas man led Chandler police, Tyler police and Smith County officers on a high speed chase early Wednesday morning. Jimmy Dewayne Lee, 53, began leading Chandler officers on a chase around 2:45 a.m.

UPDATE: Roads clear after train collides with forklift

Roadways are now open after a train hit an idle forklift at Loop 323 and U.S. Highway 271 in Smith County.

Investigation launched after Bullard students allegedly injure White Oak mascot during football game

An investigation has been launched regarding an incident that occurred at the Bullard/White Oak varsity football game, Friday, September 6.

Naked casino fountain swimmer arrested for disturbing the peace, public intoxication

A Shreveport woman was arrested Sunday night on charges of disturbing he peace and public intoxication.

3 UT Health Northeast scientists awarded over $300,000 each for research into lung disease, blood clotting

Three biomedical researchers at UT Health Northeast recently received separate grants of more than $300,000 each to fund important studies in the areas of lung disease and blood clotting.

Texas AG Abbott vows during Longview stop to bring local values to Austin

A potential governor who hails from Longview told local supporters Tuesday he hopes to take their values to the Governor’s Mansion in 2015.

VIDEO: '2 Million Bikers to D.C.' denied permit request, will ride anyway in honor of 9/11 victims, armed forces

Organizers of the "2,000,000 Bikers to D.C." hoped for a special "non-stop" riding permit to cruise through Washington, D.C., in remmeberance of those lost September 11

"Heads Up" making football safer

We all know football is a rough sport. It's tough on the body, and as an old Houstonian, I was one of those who cheered the heroics of Earl Campbell, never thinking of where it leads physically.

East Texas State Fair gates open soon

The gates to the 98th Annual East Texas State Fair opens September 20th and it's nine days of fun.