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TX 'Most Wanted' sex offender captured

Nicholas Vonwayne Prejean, 24, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Thursday in Houston by Department of Public Safety (DPS) Criminal Investigations Division agents.

Prom costs are hitting parents' wallets hard this year

Prom is a huge night for high schoolers all across America. Although the only thing bigger than this event, is student's and parents' bank statements after the night is over. This one night to remember is anything but cheap.

Plants and flowers in East Texas are "confused" by the odd weather

It may say April on the calendar, but the weather sure hasn't felt that way. And this crazy weather sure isn't too good for those who have gardens.

Lone Star Military Farmers collecting gift cards for children of wounded warriors

Lone Star Military Farmers is collecting gift cards for the 4-H military families to go to Camp Corral. The gift cards will benefit children of wounded, disabled and fallen soldiers.

U.S. should lead response to Syrian sarin evidence, Israeli official says

With evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, the United States should take the lead in crafting a response, an Israeli official said Friday.

Tyler PD to have garage sale

The Tyler Police will be having a garage sale on Friday and Saturday, starting at 8:00 a.m. The sale will be at First Christian Church at Broadway and the loop.

TxDOT: MLK overpass to remain closed pending repairs

The Texas Department of Transportation officials today announced they would keep the Martin Luther King overpass closed until further repairs could be made to the structure.

Traffic delays and lane closures on East Hawkins Pkwy

The week of April 29, 2013, East Hawkins Parkway will be under construction from Airline Road to Eastman Road (US 259). Traffic will be reduced to two lanes for street maintenance and overlay work.

TX photographer arrested on 24 counts of child exploitation

A photographer has been arrested on child exploitation charges in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

VIDEO: Smith Co. PD responds to crash, 5 injured

A wreck in Smith County involving two cars has left five people injured. The wreck occurred at CR 134 at FM 2813.