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Local legal association to honor outsanding attorneys, students

The Smith County Bar Association and Smith County Bar Foundation join together to announce the local attorneys and students who will be honored at the upcoming Law Day 2013 luncheon.

ET Food Bank, Darden Restaurants partner to feed East Texans

The East Texas Food Bank announces today it has been selected to receive a $6,000 grant as part of the Restaurant Community Grants program from the Darden Foundation, the charitable are of Darden Restaurants, Inc.

AMBER ALERT: 2 Central Texas girls missing, last seen in Kingsland, TX

Authorities have issued Amber Alerts for Savannah Sloan, 13, and Misty Sloan, 15.

TX man arrested for fleeing police, armed with 2 stolen guns

A Texas man was arrested after he allegedly fled from deputies while armed with two guns he stole from a home during a recent burglary.

Police: Longview man could be paralyzed after hit by vehicle driven by wife

A Longview man could be paralyzed after being hit by a car police said was driven by his wife.

More than 20 teens issued citations at weekend pasture party in Hallsville

More than 20 teens were given citations for possessing or drinking alcohol after authorities responded Sunday to call about a pasture party in Hallsville.

Man given 20-month sentence after pleading guilty to animal cruelty

Jeremy Morgan Evans, 24, was handed a 20-month state jail sentence after pleading guilty to a 2011 animal cruelty charge involving a dog named “Honey Bee” that drew regional attention.

UPDATE: 2 more arrested in Tyler ID theft ring

Thanks to Crime Stopper tips from the public and suspects surrendering to authorities, as of Thursday at 12:20 p.m., the wanted list for an identity theft ring is now down to five. Authorities have now arrested Britani Anderson, of Jacksonville an

Police: Missing TX teen, suspect reported found in Mexico

North Richland Hills police announced Thursday that a missing 14-year-old girl was found in Mexico with suspect Stephan Cox, 26, as reported by Mexico law enforcement. Officials would not disclose their specific location.

Rockets force game 6 against Thunder

The Rockets won 107-100 to send the series back to Houston with the Thunder leading 3-2 but convinced they could be the first team to come back from a 3-0 deficit to win a playoff series.