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Dems duck 'Obamacare' for another year

Well, it's official, the hot, steaming load of...That is called "Obamacare," is being pushed back until 2015. The individual mandate is still there, but business is screaming for time.

SFASU receives TMA grant to provide flu vaccinations

One out of five Texans will get influenza this year. Influenza, or the flu, is a highly contagious respiratory virus much more severe than a common cold that can keep you sick for seven to 10 days.

Carmike Cinemas, Sony offers free screening of 'White House Down' to active military, vets on July 4

Carmike Cinemas in Tyler and Sony are inviting local veterans to attend free screenings of the new action packed thriller "White House Down" on Thursday, July 4th.

DPS graduates 108 State Troopers in Austin

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw and Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon today were joined by Sen.

Jailed Facebook teen finally getting day in court after online 'joke'

A Texas teen who's been jailed more than four months for a Facebook comment he made during a video-game argument is finally getting a day in court that could let him go home.

TJC grant creates 100 new scholarships

Tyler Junior College will award 100 scholarships to students majoring in science, technology, engineering or math in Fall 2013, thanks to a grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

East Texas team brings home World Series title

Randy Pilkington told his wife his team wasn’t coming home without a World Series championship, and the East Texas Colt 45s came through for him.

Softball coming to TJC in 2014

Tyler Junior College announces the addition of women’s softball to its lineup of NJCAA Division I athletics, beginning in Fall 2014.

Officials consider Kilgore College-Longview campus expansion

The dean of Kilgore College-Longview is laying groundwork for an expansion of the school’s downtown campus to accommodate more industrial skills courses.

Henderson Co. Grand Jury returns 100 True Bills

R. Scott McKee, District Attorney, reports the January Term, 2013, Grand Jury met on June 27, 2013 and returned 100 True Bills. The True Bills include the following: