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Africanized bee swarm, kill Texas man

A Texas man died after a swarm of Africanized bees disturbed by his tractor attacked, stinging him more than 1,000 times Saturday.

TX DPS offers $7,500 reward for 'Tango Blast' gang member, sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Robert Anthony Lopez, 48, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Aggie alumni group awarding 21 scholarships to ETX students

The Tyler / Smith County Texas A&M Club will award 21 scholarships this year to East Texas high school students. The Scholarship Recipients and their  parents will be recognized at a luncheon on Thursday, June 6.

TX man guilty in pipeline bombing incident

A 33-year-old Plano, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal charges related to an incident involving an explosive device in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.

Couple charged with 27 counts of animal cruelty for condition of home; children removed by state

A couple’s compassion for stray animals created a dangerous and toxic environment for their two children, as well as the animals they were hoping to save.

Marshall Police looking for missing teenage girl

Marshall Police Department is seeking help from the public to located a missing girl, Tysha Darna Adkins of Marshall.

Hogg Middle School student brings gun onto campus

A Hogg Middle School student was arrested Monday for bringing a weapon onto campus. The weapon was confiscated by Tyler Police Department and no students were harmed.

Marshall Police looking for missing teenage girl

Marshall Police Department is seeking help from the public to located a missing girl, Tysha Darna Adkins of Marshall.

Plano man guilty in pipeline bombing incident

A 33-year-old Plano, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal charges related to an incident involving an explosive device in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.

Court rejects federal government’s 'ludicrous' emergency rule on Red Snapper fishing

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott issued the following statement after a federal district judge overturned a federal emergency rule that attempted to punish certain states – Texas, Louisiana and Florida - by shortening the red snapper re