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Gov. Rick Perry: 'Now is the time to concentrate on TX infrastructure'

On Friday, Governor Rick Perry emphasized his commitment to finding long-term solutions to Texas’ growing infrastructure needs, specifically strengthening the state’s transportation infrastructure to meet the demands of our rapidly

Cherokee Co. jury selection cancelled

According to Chief Deputy Pat Hanson, jury selection scheduled for Monday, April 15, 2013 for the 2nd Judicial District Court of Cherokee County has been cancelled. Jurors do not need to appear.

Junior Achievement to host 23rd annual Bowl-A-Thon

Junior Achievement’s 23rd Annual Bowling for Scholars Bowl-A-Thon is set for April 26-28, 2013 at Green Acres Bowl in Tyler. The event is a fundraiser for Junior Achievement of Tyler.

Mendicello soccer tournament begins today

The 31st annual Mike Mendicello Memorial Soccer Tournament begins its three-day run today at the Lear Sports Complex in Longview.

UT-Tyler honors military with free tickets

The University of Texas at Tyler Veterans Resource Center will hold a military appreciation event, “UT Tyler Celebrates our Service Members,” during the Patriot softball and baseball games on Saturday, April 13, Amanda Bayatpoor, ce

East Texas athletes chosen for THSCA all-star games

Some of East Texas’ top athletes have been chosen to play in the Texas High School Coaches Association football and basketball all-star games.

Nacogdoches Co. cracking down on sex offenders

On Friday morning around 5:00 a.m., the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office conducted a check of sex offenders who reside in Nacogdoches County.

TX authorities investigating cause of Irving bus crash

Texas authorities are trying to figure out how a charter bus driver lost control and crashed Thursday in Irving. Two people are dead and dozens more were injured in the wreck.

Mint, the Cool Herb! with FRESH

Mint, the cool herb With its distinct aroma, pleasing flavor, cool sensation and medicinal qualities, mint is among the most versatile plants in the herbal kingdom.

TX man arrested after routine traffic stop reveals grenade, drugs

A Waco man was arrested after a routine traffic stop revealed he was in possession of marijuana, an unknown explosive device and a grenade.