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Paula Deen off the hook in TX

Cooking guru Paula Deen is off the hook in Texas. The Dallas Metropolitan cooking and entertaining show says it has no plans to drop deen from its roster.

ONCOR: Old Bullard Road between Grande, Chimney Rock closed until further notice

The Tyler Police Department tells FOX51 Old Bullard between Grande and Chimney Rock will be closed until further notice for OnCor services. Authorites urge motorists to find a detour for the time being.

City to unveil Tyler's first-ever public access alternative fuel station

Tyler, TX Mayor, Barbara Bass and Judge Joel Baker along with a number of other East Texas public officials will be on-site for a ribbon cutting ceremony to unveil Tyler, TX’s first-ever public access alternative fuel station.

Photo ID now required to vote in TX elections

Pursuant to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling issued today, new voting requirements passed by the Texas Legislature in 2011 will take effect immediately. Photo identification will now be required when voting in elections in Texas.

Grammy Award-winning Asleep at the Wheel to perform in ETX

Asleep at the Wheel, the Grammy Award-winning “Kings of Texas Swing” will perform in concert at the Carthage Civic Center at 7 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14. Tickets are available from the Panola County Chamber of Commerce, 300 W.

TX teenager dead after being impaled by bull statue

A Texas teenager was killed over the weekend after a game of hide and seek went terribly wrong.

DPS boosts DWI patrols for July 4th

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 10-day period that includes the July 4th holiday.

Gentle yoga offered at Tyler Senior Center

The Tyler Senior Center will offer “Gentle Senior Yoga” classes starting Tuesday, July 9. Classes are scheduled for 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at the Senior Center located at 1915 Garden Valley Road.

Henderson Co. ADA Justin Weiner recognized for community service

Monday morning, Eustace Police Chief Ken Holder along with District Attorney Scott McKee, took time to recognize efforts made by one of McKee’s prosecutors for his dedication and service to the citizens of Eustace and Henderson County.

165 students meet in ETX to improve living conditions of people across U.S., Canada

More than 16,000 students made a decision to pay money out of their own pockets in order to help improve living conditions of people across the United States and Canada.