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Officer Suffers Fractured Wrist in Arrest of Sword Wielding Suspect.

At 8:15 this morning Waco Officers were called to a theft call at the Discount Smoke Shop located at 1402 N. 34th.

Around 200 gallons of moonshine seized in Lufkin

On Monday, the Angelina County Sheriff;s Department received a tip from Diboll PD about a clandestine distillery at a house on 1010 Woodland in Lufkin.

LET students to serve during Spring Break missions March 11-15

Longview Tx (FOX 51) — Over 100 LeTourneau University students will serve in outreach ministries all across the country during the March 11-15 week of Spring Break.

David Hodge arrested and charged with misdemeanor public intoxication

Trinity Tx (FOX 51) — On February 28, 2013 around 5:30 in the evening, Officer Barak arrested David Hodge charging him with misdemeanor public intoxication.

Budget cuts affect Fort Bliss

Texas is expected to be hit hard by forced budget cuts that went into effect Friday. 85-billion dollars will be trimmed from federal budgets over the next seven months, much of it from defense spending.

National Rifle Association to sponsor NASCAR race in Texas

The National Rifle Association will sponsor the NASCAR Sprint Cup event in Texas on April 13, Texas Motor Speedway President Eddie Gossage announced Monday.

Smith County: Outdoor burning advisory issued due to high winds

Smith County authorities tell FOX 51, an outdoor burning advisory has been issued for Tuesday, March 5, due to the expected high winds. Windy weather increases the risk of fires to become out of control.

If bond passes, Tyler ISD proposes a third high school

During a special school meeting Tuesday morning, Tyler ISD officials said, if the bond passes, they will work toward building a third high school. The school would be called A.T. Stewart Academy of Excellence.

Anderson County maintenance building on fire

Anderson County Sheriff's Department tells KFXK there is a fire at the county maintenance building in Frankston. Information is still coming in, we will keep you updated as we find out more  

26th Annual Taste of Tyler

Cedric Fletcher & Bob Westbrook talk to us about the 26th Annual Taste of Tyler. Approximately 25 restaurants will participate with an assortment of culinary delights and beverages, along with entertainment for your enjoyment.