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David Eaton to speak at LETU on faith March 22

LeTourneau University will feature David Eaton, co-founder and chief executive officer of the ministry organization Axis, to speak on strengthening the Christian faith amid competing worldviews during a special chapel service at 10:50 a.m.

TX students lobby for official state pie

Most states have an official food, an official tree and even an official bird. But some Texas first-graders felt something was missing from that list-- an official state pie! So they went to state leaders to make it happen.

Report: Pilot ignored warnings about flying conditions before crash that killed ex-Marshall residents

Marshall — A preliminary report on the crash of a small plane in New Mexico that killed three members of a former Marshall family says the pilot was warned against taking off in windy conditions.

ETX woman jailed in ironic twist

In an ironic twist, a Lufkin woman found herself behind bars after trying to visist another inmate at the county jail on Sunday.

LETU to feature worship expert Dr. Lester Ruth

LeTourneau University will present Dr. Lester Ruth, research professor of Christian worship at Duke Divinity School, to speak during a special chapel service at 10:50 a.m., Monday, April 8, in the S.E. Belcher Jr.

5 teens die in fiery collision with tanker truck in Texas

At the intersection of the two country roads, charred debris lies strewn haphazardly. The earth around it is scorched.

Gaudy Me on Spring Break Fashions

Holly Tryon with Gaudy Me discusses a few looks for east Texas fashionistas to look out for during Spring Break. She offers ways to brighten up your outfits.

Survey: Africans ready for African Pope

Thousands of Africans have expressed their hopes that the next pope will be the first from their continent -- with a majority believing it would mean the Catholic Church becoming more conservative.

Global warming brings on more pollen

With global warming, temperature extremes are becoming a norm -- and that's bad news for allergy sufferers.

Tyler Public Library Hosts Spring Book Sale March 14-17, 2013

The Tyler Public Library will host its Spring Book Sale in the Library’s Taylor Auditorium, Thursday, March 14 through Sunday, March 17.