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Master plan unveiled for Stewart Park

Wednesday, at their regularly scheduled meeting, the Tyler City Council voted unanimously to approve the adoption of a master plan for Gladys and T.B. Stewart Park.

Tyler names new City Attorney

During today’s Tyler City Council meeting, City Manager Mark McDaniel announced the appointment of the new City attorney, Deborah Pullum.

Smith Co. residents to take place in July 4th open carry celebration, march

This Independence Day, residents of Smith County will be celebrating the natural rights protected under the U.S. Constitution by openly carrying rifles, muzzles down, slung over shoulders.

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.

Texas Abortion Bill Failed

Texas Lt Gov. David Dewhurst declared the end of a special legislative early Wednesday, some three hours after a midnight deadline. The state Senate failed to vote on a bill that would have greatly restricted abortions in the state.

Summer months are the "100 Deadliest Days" for teen drivers

Now that school is out for summer, odds are you're going to seeing a lot more teen drivers on the roads. Parents need to beware that these summer months have the most driving related teen deaths.

What's your hurry? Scared for folks to know?

The Senate took at test vote on Monday and it looks like they ram-rodded the immigration bill. The official vote will not be until later on this week.

Transparency Committee Launches Impeachment Probe of UT Regent

Today, the House Select Committee on Transparency in State Agency Operations held its preliminary meeting for the investigation of the contemplated impeachment of Wallace Hall, a current member of the Board of Regents at the University of Texas

Paula Deen off the hook in TX

Cooking guru Paula Deen is off the hook in Texas. The Dallas Metropolitan cooking and entertaining show says it has no plans to drop deen from its roster.