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Upgrades, new features coming to the Tyler Rose Garden

Tyler City Council approved a master plan to upgrade and add more features to the rose garden. The famous garden will be expanding and adding some new programs very soon.

Longview ranks 22nd for solar in Texas

With a total of 162 kilowatts (kW) of installed solar, Longview ranks 22nd in the state according to a new Environment Texas Research and Policy Center report.

Pilot Rick Owens to speak at LETU chapel Feb. 22 on Faith and Work

LeTourneau University will present former American Airlines pilot and U.S. Navy commanding officer Rick Owens to speak on merging faith and occupation during a special Center for Faith and Work chapel service at 10:50 a.m., Friday, Feb.

Presidents Day comedy show at Liberty Hall

Saturday, Feb. 16 at 8 p.m. Liberty Hall will host the “Presidents Day Comedy Show” featuring four stand-up comedians and our very own local Improv group, Card 53.

Tyler Pounds offers additional flight

American Eagle Airlines plans to add a new arriving and departing flight at Tyler Pounds Regional Airport, increasing opportunities for early evening travel. Beginning today, Feb.

Shreveport teacher accused of sexually assaulting mentally challenged student

A Shreveport educator accused of sexually assaulting a student was arrested on Wednesday, according to Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator.

Meet the Pigzilla of New Summerfield

East Texas is cattle country. But for one New Summerfield family they have made raising pigs a lucrative business

Kimbleys back in court for custody update hearing

Smith County, TX (FOX 51) — David and Sabrina Kimbley were back in a Smith County courtroom on Thursday. They made their appearance in the 321st District Court for a custody hearing presided by Judge Carole Clark.

Adopted puppy stolen from shelter in Smith County

Smith County, TX (FOX 51) — A puppy was stolen from the Pets Fur People shelter in Smith County on Friday.

CNN EXCLUSIVE: Live interview with TX girl trapped on "floating petri dish"

An East Texan trapped on what's been dubbed the "floating petri dish" was able to speak to her mom this morning, and it was all captured on tape by CNN.