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Tyler Police investigating overnight robbery

Tyler Police are investigating a robbery that happened early Saturday morning. Just after midnight, officers were called to 1812 East Gentry Street and Relax Inn Motel for a robbery.

Report whooping crane sightings to Parks and Wildlife

Wildlife officials are asking the public join Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's Texas Whooper Watch effort and watch for the endangered birds as they close out an unusual winter season in the state.

Texas Transportation Department to fund air traffic control services

In an effort to ensure safety at 13 municipal airports in Texas, the Texas Department of Transportation today said it intends to fund continued service of air traffic controllers when federal funding goes away as a result of sequestration, or b

Nominate businesses that support employee volunteerism in public schools

Applications are now being accepted by the State Board of Education (SBOE) for the 2013 Employers for Education Excellence (EEE) Award.

Emergency unemployment insurance benefits deadline extended

The deadline for jobless Texans to qualify for emergency unemployment insurance benefits has been extended to Jan. 1, 2014. Federal legislation signed by President Barack Obama on Jan.

Safety Summit for employers and employees May 14-16 in Austin

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers' Compensation (TDI-DWC) will host the 17th Annual Workplace Safety and Health Conference, the Texas Safety Summit, from May 14-16, 2013 in Austin at the Doubletree Hotel Austin, located

Man arrested for calling false alarm to police

A Tyler man is arrested for calling a false alarm to police. Around 7 p.m., Tyler Police Dispatchers received a 911 call saying that the caller had observed someone drive by a house and shoot a young child.

Nacogdoches Sheriff's Dept. putting citizens on alert

The Nacogdoches Sheriff's Department is putting citizens on alert in the Woden and Melrose areas.

TX GIRL FIGHT: Pregnant woman rams rival "baby mama" with car

Houston police are investigating a hit and run involving two pregnant women. Police say the women were fighting over the man who is the father of both of their unborn children.

Longview man accused of attempted sex with 14-year-old

A Longview man was arrested Wednesday when police said he tried to meet a person he thought was 14 to have sex.