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UPDATE: Apartment fire in Tyler

UPDATE (AUGUST 22, 7:34 AM): Fire investigators believe the fire started near a container being used as an ashtray on an upstairs balcony.

Many parents have "Empty Nest Syndrome"

Empty Nest Syndrome, or as many call it ENS is a feeling of sadness or abandonment that comes after a child leaves for college.

George W. Bush Institute to honor Lindale Junior High School

The George W. Bush Institute will recognize Lindale Junior High School as one of three U.S.

Rusk Co. man previously jailed for child sexual assault, convicted of drug possession

A Rusk County man was sentenced to two years in prison and will be forced to pay a $10,000 fine after a jury found him guilty of possession of a controlled substance.

Let's be careful about this

The president wants more wi-fi at public schools. How are they going to pay for it? Well, you can just call your pals at the FCC and have them tack on a $5 fee to all cell phones. Voila! Problem solved.

Texas A&M 2014 slate includes Thanksgiving game against LSU

Texas A&M’s 2014 football schedule will feature several unique firsts, including a pair of Thursday games against Southeastern Conference opponents to bookend the season.

Cowboys rookie linebacker Holloman keeps making plays, reducing mistakes

Rookie linebacker DeVonte Holloman might not be doing everything right, but he does have one thing down. He gets himself around the ball.

Area vaulter competes in 2013 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships

Daven Murphree, who graduated from Harmony High School this past spring, left Tuesday to compete in the 2013 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships in Medellin, Columbia.

Arian Foster practices with Texans for first time since OTAs

Arian Foster is back. The Texans star running back was activated from the PUP list Wednesday and went through his first practice since training camp began.

Tyler Junior College to hold board meetings on August 22

Tyler Junior College will be holding a Board of Trustees meetings tomorrow after the groundbreaking ceremony for the new nursing and health science facility.