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Texas 31 deaths spur calls for safety changes along road

A wreck on Texas 31 that set off a chain of events leading to the deaths of two men Friday has spurred a push for improvements to the stretch often referred to as “Bloody 31.”

Van ISD to allow select staff to carry concealed handguns

Authorities with Van ISD tell KETK, they have taken the steps toward allowing select staff members to carry concealed handguns on campus in order to protect the students.

Smith County clerk introduces new marriage license

The Smith County Clerk’s Office is introducing an updated, color design for Smith County Marriage Licenses, just in time for couples tying the knot at Valentine’s Day.  

Stolen property leads to car chase, shooting in Angelina County

ANGELINA COUNTY, TEXAS (FOX 51) — Three people are being questioned Wednesday for an alleged shooting in the Lufkin area.

Jacksonville city manager: Property auctioned without consent

Jacksonville, Tx (FOX 51) — Confusion has engulfed the sale of Lon Morris college this week.

Mary V's by Shelby shares spring 2013 fashion trends!

Want to know the latest and greatest fashion trends for spring 2013? You might be surprised at some spring trends! Shelby Burkett stopped by to talk to Ben and Katie about how you can keep looking cool this spring!

ETX man breaks into woman's home, threatens neighbors with rifle

Neighbors of an alleged armed man were given a scare Tuesday, after he broke into a person's house and threatened several people with a rifle.

Jay Ratliff writes a new chapter in the book of "Horrible Timing"

Jay Ratliff was arrested and charged with DWI. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has more.

The reason Jerry Jones hired Jason Garrett is no more

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram features the Big Mac Blog. Here's the latest from Mac Engel.

City of Tyler agrees to accept Trail Grant

At their regularly scheduled meeting today, the Tyler City Council voted unanimously to accept a Trail Grant from Texas Parks and Wildlife in the amount of $189,200 and to execute a Trail Fund Agreement.