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Low-cost pet vaccination clinic benefitting Gilmer 4-H, Upshur Co. Hope House, to be held Aug. 24

Circle V 4H, Animal Medical & Surgical and PETCO are sponsoring a low-cost pet vaccination clinic, Saturday, August 24, from 12:00 p.m., - 2:00 p.m.

ETX police recover stolen gun in Monday night shooting

The Lufkin Police Department is searching for a person or persons who reportedly shot a stolen gun at a car late Monday night.

BREAKING: 18-wheeler on fire near HWY 69, I-20

The Texas Department of Public Safety has confirmed to FOX51 an 18-wheeler is on fire on Interstate 20. The tractor-trailer is located just east of mile marker 556 near Highway 69.

DPS offering $3,000 reward for 'Most Wanted Sex Offender,' could be in East Texas

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Doug Otis Sims, 32, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Local attorney announces candidacy for Longview City Council seat

Area attorney Kristen Ishihara on Monday announced her candidacy for the District 4 seat on the Longview City Council.

New bins let Gregg County Courthouse employees recycle trash

The Gregg County Courthouse got a little greener recently with bins for employees to recycle their cans, bottles, plastic and paper.

Tyler police involved in manhunt

A manhunt is underway this morning in Tyler. Police tell us they've got feet on the ground looking for at least one person. The footchase began around 5 a.m. this morning, in the 600 block of Golden road.

Study shows soda might cause child violence

For years sodas have been linked to obesity and diabetes in kids; with ingredients like phosphoric acid and sugar it is no wonder why.

ETX lawmaker ranked #1 most quoted congressman in U.S.

You know him well, you see him often, he's been on almost every political talk show and national news network in America; Texas Repulican congressman Louie Gohmert has now earned a top ranking as number one in the 'Most Quoteable Congre

Country music celebration brings singers, songwriters to Carthage

Although the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame didn’t induct any new members this year, the annual country music celebration Saturday night still attracted a bevy of well-known performers.