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Rangers pick three players on first day of draft

The Texas Rangers selected three players on Day 1 of the 2013 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft.

Google Street View car makes its way around Tyler

The Google Street View car has been making its way around Tyler. Google Street View is a panoramic displace of images taken from specially adapted cars.

2 Longview men jailed after robbery

Two Longview men were jailed Wednesday after police accused one of holding up a store late Tuesday and the other of driving the getaway car.

BREAKING: Truck hyrdoplanes on Loop 281, flips into drainage ditch

An afternoon wreck in Longviewew leaves a vehicle overturned in a drainage ditch. The wreck happened at 4:45 p.m., off Loop 281 in front of a local shopping center.

Nacogdoches native on TX Sports Hall of Fame ballot

According to Smoaky.com, the Texas Sports Hall of Fame Selection Committee, comprised of media members around the state and chaired by Denne Freeman, has set the final ballot of nominees to be voted on for the Class of 2014.

1 dead, 3 injured in Smith Co. head-on-collision

Smith County DPS tells FOX51 one person is dead and two are injured after a Thursday morning wreck in Smith County. Jodie Lyne Phillips was killed in the head on collision involving a car and truck.

BREAKING: 2 dead in ETX trailer fire

Two people are dead after a trailer fire in Shelby County. The Shelby County Sheriff's Office and Center Fire Department responded to a trailer fire on County Road 4293 around 5:30 Thursday morning.

BREAKING: Van flipped over in front of Tyler car dealership, damages truck in lot

UPDATE (1:19 p.m.): Fire officials tell KETK the driver of the van was traveling down Walton Road which is known to be extremely slick when it rains.

Texans honor fallen Houston firefighters

The Houston Chronicle covers the Texans. The team had donated to the Survivors Fund. http://blog.chron.com/ultimatetexans/2013/06/texans-donate-25000-to-fire....  

Rangers' Mitch Moreland to have MRI on right hamstring

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Texas Rangers. Mitch Moreland got hurt last night.