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Carlisle players, coach honored on TSWA All-State team

Carlisle’s Gunner Baker, who helped pitch and hit the Indians to the school’s first state championship, was a triple winner on Monday with the release of the Collin Street Baker/Texas Sports Writers Association Class A All-State Bas

Tyler mall to host tax-free weekend

School is almost back in session and to kick off the season, Broadway Square Mall invites area residents and visitors to enjoy great deals during tax-free weekend August 9 through 11.

Breckenridge Village of celebrates 15 years

This year, Breckenridge Village of Tyler (BVT), part of the global BCFS system of health and human services non-profit organizations, is celebrating 15 years of caring for adults with mild to moderate intellectual or developmental disabilities.

BREAKING: 1 pinned in car after 2-vehicle wreck in Tyler

There is a two-vehicle wreck with a person pinned in the car at Highway 155 and Noonday Road. The "jaws of life" are being used to extract the individual trapped inside the car.

Rangers pick up pitcher Matt Garza

According to media reports, the Texas Rangers have acquired pitcher Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs in a four-player deal.

Overturned trailer blocking traffic on Highway 59 in Lufkin

An overturned truck with a tractor trailer has blocked Highway 59 on the north exit ramp from North Medford Drive (Loop 287) in Lufkin. The trailer was carrying the trailer and contains Toulene Diisocyanate.

SCSO now equipped with tasers

Fulfilling a campaign promise to equip Smith County Sheriff's Office deputies and personnel with the tools they need to do their jobs, Sheriff Larry Smith announced Monday that 49 tasers are now on the streets and all personnel for whom the

REPORT: Mavs hire new GM

According to media reports, the Dallas Mavericks have an agreement in place with the Houston Rockets Vice President of Basketball Operations, Gersson Rosas, to be the new general manger of the Mavericks organization.

Old Bascom Rd. closed today due to drainage issues

The City of Tyler Street Department will be closing Old Bascom Road (between Old Omen Road and Shiloh Road/Kent Road) today due to a drainage issue and possible pipe failure.

ETX man allegedly stabs father, cuts throat over meth

A Wood County is expected to have charges filed against him after allegedly stabbing his father in the chest then cutting his throat over drugs.