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Carthage woman starts Sandy Hook fundraising effort

A Carthage woman has launched a fundraising drive to help the families of victims of the Sandy Hook schoolhouse slayings in Connecticut.

Texans Complete Colossal Choke

They stayed true to their history of struggling in Indianapolis with a 28-16 loss to the Colts.' A No. 1 playoff seed is likely out of the question, and a first-round bye could be soon as well.

Cowboys Miss Playoffs, Finish Season 8-8

Cowboys QB Tony Romo threw 3 interceptions in the regular season finale, as the Washington Redskins went on to win 28-18. Dallas finishes the season with an 8-8 record.

Two people found dead in Troup house fire

Our sister station, KETK, has learned that two people were found dead inside the house. Jerry Vessels and his wife's body were found inside the home on the 1100 block of County Road 4706.

Man arrested in assault of infant, family members

A Longview man was arrested Wednesday after police said he beat a 2-month-old infant and three adult family members on Christmas.

ETX woman arrested in late night aggravated robbery

A Tyler woman has been arrested in connection to a late night aggravated robbery. The robbery happened shortly after 9 p.m. Friday night at American's Best Value Inn off Loop 323.

Officials seek public's help identifying thieves

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying the suspects in an investigation of the theft of a wallet and the fraudulent use of a debit card.

Highway 69 S down to one lane near Rusk following crash

Rusk, Tx — Authorities confirm Highway 69 South near Rusk is down to one lane following a wreck. Around 1 p.m., a semi ran into several utilility poles on the south side of town, according to the Rusk Police Department.

ETX law enforcement warns of circulating virus embedded emails

The Longview Police Department is warning citizens to be wary of e-mail scams.

Expired farm bill costing consumers money

Congress is not taking too much action on the farm bill. The farm bill is 13 weeks expired. Many farmers are being left high and dry.