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Police hold Kilgore man on multiple fraud charges

A Kilgore man remained behind bars Monday morning under bonds totaling $160,000 after what started as a response to criminal trespass call.

Texas Asthma Camp for Kids happening this week at Camp Tyler

Children with severe asthma are having fun while learning more about their disease during this week’s Texas Asthma Camp for Kids, which began Sunday, June 23, and continues through noon Friday, June 28, 2013.

$10,000 reward offered for violent Dallas fugitive

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Larry Valdez, 42, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $10,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

'Keep Tyler Beautiful' to present Beauty and Business Award to The Genesis Group

As part of Keep Tyler Beautiful’s mission to encourage the ongoing beautification of Tyler, the board has selected The Genesis Group, a global software company, to be awarded the Beauty and Business Award.

Abortion debate lasts into the early morning in Austin

The last traces of harmony in this year's legislative session faded Sunday as Texas lawmakers advanced what have been called some of the strictest abortion regulations in the nation.

Father-son fishing outing ends in man’s drowning

A Gladewater man drowned in Prairie Creek while taking a swim during a fishing outing with his son, officials said Sunday. The drowning occurred Saturday evening near Prairie Creek Bridge on Texas 135.

The Zimmerman trial: What you need to know

After months of legal wrangling in a case that surrounds race relations and gun laws, opening statements were set to began Monday in the trial of George Zimmerman, who is accused in the killing of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin.

Northeast Texas Crime Stoppers need your help finding suspects involved in burglary

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers and Franklin County Sheriff's Office are asking for help with this week's Crime of the Week.

East Texan's body recovered after Saturday night drowning

One East Texan's body is recovered after a drowning last night. Gladewater Fire Department tells FOX 51 that it happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night.

Employees evacuated during fire at Marshall plant

Employees at a plant on Marshall’s west side had to evacuate Friday night after fire erupted in an outdoor production area.