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ETX man arrested for drug possession

A New Boston man has been arrested after a lengthy drug dealing investigation. Tonard Laphail Griffin, 32, was arrested Wednesday, for possession of a controlled substance over one gram and under four grams.

East Texas Christian Academy to host 'Duck Dynasty' cast members September 15

East Texas Christian Academy will kick-off its 35th year hosting a family event with A&E’s Duck Dynasty. The special event will feature Duck Commander C.E.O. Willie Robertson and his mother Miss Kay Robertson.

Local LGBTQ members to celebrate striking down of DOMA Wednesday night in Tyler

Members of the LGBTQ community in East Texas will gather Wednesday night at 8 p.m., on Tyler's downtown square to celebrate today's momentous rulings by the Untied States Supreme Court.

GOV. PERRY: Special Session to begin July 1

Gov. Rick Perry today announced a Special Session of the Texas Legislature will begin at 2 p.m. Monday, July 1.

ETX man arrested for theft of money in Titus Co.

A Mount Pleasant man was arrested Wednesday around 11:00 a.m., at a Pittsburg gas station after robbing a local bank.

24 lbs. of 'I don't know'

We've been through the "Obamacare" debacle when Nancy Pelosi said, "We need to pass the bill so we could see what was in it," and every time I type that line, I cannot believe she was not laughed out of the country.

Texas Senator, Robert Nichols, releases statement for failing to address SJR 2 bill

Republican Texas Senator Robert Nichols released a statement on the failure to address the SJR 2 bill.

Texas most wanted fugitive arrested in California

A Texas Most Wanted fugitive has been arrested in California. Ricco Leo Torres, 33, is a top 10 Texas Most Wanted Fugitive and Barrio Azteca gang member. He is now in custody after being arrested on Tuesday in California.

Tyler PD warns of internet scams

The Tyler Police Department is receiving an increasing amount of fraud cases where citizens are being defrauded of sums of money due to craigslist scams on the internet.

TWPD operations seize 2 tons of marijuana

Texas Game Wardens seized thousands of feet of gill net and nearly two tons of marijuana.