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Lufkin Fire Department on scene of house engulfed in flames

The Lufkin Fire Department has confirmed to FOX51 they are on scene of a house engulfed in flames. The house is located at 1410 Sayers Street in Lufkin.

Texas HS quarterback suffers broken neck in crash

Isaiah Garza and another former Mercedes High School student were involved in a serious wreck while exiting Expressway 83 Tuesday evening.

Texas daycare owner charged in overdose death of 4-month-old

Waco authorities have issued a warrant for a local daycare owner after a child died in under her supervision earlier this year.

18-month-old child found wandering neighborhood alone

A toddler was found wandering alone in a west Waco neighborhood earlier today.

ETX man sentenced to 78 months for child porn possession

A 25-year-old Beaumont, Texas man was sentenced to federal prison after having pleaded guilty earlier this year to charges of possession of material involving the sexual exploitation of children announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

East Texas Man pleads guilty to negligent release of hazardous substance

An East Texas man plead guilty to day to the negligent release of a hazardous substance.

Tyler mall to host back to school fashion show

In collaboration with Teen Vogue’s 2nd Annual ‘Back-To-School Saturday’ initiative, Broadway Square Mall will hold its "Back At It" festivities on Saturday, August 17 from 1:00 p.m., – 4:00 p.m.

City sales tax figures up 6 percent

Tyler sales tax revenues for the month of August have grown six percent as compared to August 2012, resulting in a cumulative fiscal year-to-date increase of 4.19 percent.

Glass Recreation Center to host dance concert

The City of Tyler's Glass Recreation Center will host a double concert featuring Tyler's own FLY KiDS and the Houston based FLY Dance Company on Friday, August 16, 2013 from 3:10 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 501 W. 32nd St.

City tax figures up six percent

Information from the Texas Comptroller indicates that the City of Tyler sales tax revenues to be deposited for the month of August have grown 6 percent as compared to August of 2012 resulting in a cumulative fiscal year-to-date increase of 4.19