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Customer interrupts robbery at Nacogdoches gas station

A Nacgodoches man is behind bars after robbing a gas station on Wednesday night.

Police searching for another person in connection to fatal PT Cole Park shooting

Tyler Investigators have secured an arrest warrant for Elisha “EJ” Williams, 18, of Tyler, for Murder.

Most Wanted Sex Offender from ETX caught in Panhandle area

A Most Wanted Sex Offender with East Texas ties was captured this week in the Texas Panhandle by authorities after being on the lam for about two years.

Astro prospect Appel has good first season

Righthander Mark Appel, the top overall pick in the 2013 draft, will remain with the Class A Quad Cities River Bandits even though he has officially been shut down for the season.

Carthage fertilizer plant owner disputes State Fire Marshal’s claim

The owner of an East Texas fertilizer plant that stores ammonium nitrate said Tuesday that he never refused to give state inspectors access to his facility.

Gregg County commissioners approve $47.2 million budget

The Gregg County Commissioners Court unanimously approved a $47.2 million budget Tuesday.

First 'Bed and Breakfast' in TX goes up in flames

According to the Visit Jefferson Texas Facebook page, the first "Bed and Breakfast" in Texas went up in flames early Wednesday morning.

Rangers win thanks to 10th inning balk

Ian Kinsler came home with the decisive run in the 10th inning on a balk against Danny Farquhar just when it looked like a threat would fizzle, and the Rangers eked out a 4-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners

ETX native, SFA standout released by Rams

Garrison and Stephen F. Austin State University alum, Jabara Williams, has been released by the St. Louis Rams.

Lufkin grad, former UH OL cut from Redskins

Lufkin native, Jacolby Ashworth, has been cut by the Washington Redskins, the team announced Tuesday.