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Kilgore PD seeking sex offender for parole violation

Kilgore Police are on the lookout for a convicted sex offender. Seth King, 27, is wanted for a parole violation. He was originally convicted of a sexual assault offense in Kilgore.

SOURCE: Pine Tree football coach suspended for allegedly pushing student

According to a source, Pine Tree Head Football Coach and Athletic Director, Derek Fitzhenry, has been suspended until further notice.

Region’s water levels at lowest of past year

After one of the driest Augusts on record in East Texas, the Texas Water Development Board said Wednesday that lakes and reservoirs across the region were at the lowest levels of the past year.

Tyler resident wins $1 million Powerball

Carlos Gean of Tyler, claimed a $1 million Powerball® prize at his local Texas Lottery® claim center. He purchased a Quick Pick ticket at the Lynch Food Store for the Powerball drawing held August 24th.

What's more important?

Here we go, the back and forth about Syria continues. This is so weird, we're seeing liberals who cannot wait to go to war and conservatives are doves, sitting on a fence.

Kilgore trying to become "Tree City"

Kilgore is lined with oil derricks and pretty soon if the city has it's way, it will be lined with hundreds of trees. City officials are busy trying to make this "City of Stars" into a Tree City USA.

OU OL, K-State DB named 2013 Senior CLASS Award candidates

Kansas State defensive back Ty Zimmerman and Oklahoma offensive lineman Gabe Ikard were named candidates for the 2013 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate football.

Boil water notification issued for Troup residents

A boil water notification has been issued for residents living in the area bounded on the North by E. Duval St., on the East by S. Price St., on the West by S. Front St. and south on FM 110 to and including C.R. 4801.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Notable week 2 matchups

The 2013 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Match-up for week two highlights Davey O'Brien Watch List candidates Aaron Murray and Connor Shaw in a Southeastern Conference showdown.

Convicted TX murderer arrested for gun possession in LA

A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division investigation led to a Texas man pleading guilty to possessing a firearm by a convicted felon on Aug. 29 in U.S. Federal Western District Court in Shreveport.