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Free youth tennis program to start June 10

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department will be offering weekly tennis classes June 10 through July 26 for children ages 6-15 years old. Participants will be placed in a class according to their skill level.

Free youth golf clinics to start in June

Come enjoy Tyler Parks and Recreation Department’s free youth golf clinics in June and July from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at these locations: June 18 – City Park, 200 W. Queen St.

Can Your Home Withstand Storm Season?

(StatePoint) Storm season is upon us again, bringing the potential for tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and hurricanes through November.

ETX man sentenced to 30 yrs in prison for cocaine drug trafficking

A 42-year-old Roma, Texas, man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

DPS seeks fugitive for sex trafficking, sexual assault of a child

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Raul Ambrosio Jimenez Jr., 45, 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.

Fmr TAMU mascot, Reveille VII, has died

Cadet General Reveille VII, the highest ranking member of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets, has died at the age of 12.

Lindale pastor thankful for overwhelming support of play 'In God We Trust', asks FFRF to issue apology

Wednesday night was a historic night for the city of Lindale as nearly 3,000 people turned out for the performance of "In God We Trust," by 5th graders from E.J. Moss.

Tyler ISD bus driver arrested for drug possession

A Tyler ISD bus driver has been arrested for drug possession. Ronald Eugene Gain, 44, was arrested Friday, May 24, 2013, in the 700 block of Bellwood Lake Drive, near The Cascades, after police found drugs and drug paraphernalia.

County cuts ribbon on new elections office, HUB Center

The Smith County Commissioner's Court cut the ribbon today, officially opening the new Smith County Election Administration Office and the R. B. Hubbard Center.

BREAKING: CPS attempted to keep Cherokee Co. child who shot himself out of great-grandparents home

Child Protective Services tried to keep a 2-year-old Cherokee County boy, who died after accidently shooting himself in the face, out of his great-grandparents home.