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UPDATE: Longview man dies as result of injuries from Monday night motorcycle wreck

A man has died as a result of injuries stemming from a Monday night motorcycle accident in Longview.

City of Tyler now accepting applications for boards and commissions

The City of Tyler is currently accepting applications from Tyler citizens to serve on City boards and commissions. The deadline to apply is August 16 and appointments will be made by the City Council at their August 28 meeting.

Troopers increasing patrol for DWI's

The Texas Department of Public Safety will be increasing their DWI patrols for a 10-day period that includes the Fourth of July holiday.

Bowie Co. Sheriff's Office offering $10,000 reward for return of stolen firearms

During a 10-day time span starting on June 19, 2013 and ending on June 29, 2013, a residence located on Highway 67 in the Maud area around the old Crystal Springs Water Park was burglarized twice.

Task force appointed for art center in Tyler

The City of Tyler's Mayor Barbara Bass has appointed a task force to make recommendations to the city council regarding the potential use of parts or all of the S.A.. Lindsey Building at Elm and Broadway as an art center.

Tyler Salvation Army to reinstate community lunch meals

Due to the overwhelming generosity of the Tyler community, on July 8th, The Salvation Army will reinstate the community lunch Monday through Friday 12:15-1:00 p.m..

ETX man dies after being hit by at least 5 cars in Shreveport

Authorities have identified a man who died following a multiple car accident along a stretch of Interstate 220 in west Shreveport Sunday night.

Perry to announce political future on Monday

Rick Perry is inviting close friends and supporters to an event next Monday in San Antonio where he is expected to announce if he plans to seek an unprecedented fourth full term as Texas governor, CNN has learned.

Local members of TCDLA to read Declaration of Independence July 3

Local members of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (“TCDLA”) are planning Annual Fourth of July readings of the Declaration of Independence at over 50 County Courthouses and other public buildings across the state.

Rangers sign Dominican RHP Diplan

The Texas Rangers have announced they have signed Marcos Diplan for $1.3 million. The Dominican right-handed pitcher is currently the number six international prospect.