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Father's Day at ZaZa's

ZaZa's Modern Italian Cuisine stopped by to tell us about their special Father's Day meals.

Father's Day gifts for the inner geek in dad

FOX51 Today spoke with Mark Franzen about some special gifts for father's day that will be coming up this Sunday.

How to protect yourself against the summer heat and mosquitos

Fox51 Today spoke with the Health Departments Brenda Elrod about how to protect yourself from the summer heat and the vicious mosquitoes.

Texas man executed for killing firefighter

Convicted Port Arthur serial killer Elroy Chester was pronounced dead at 7:04 p.m. Wednesday in Huntsville, Texas at the Walls Prison Unit.

Football legend, Earl Campbell, to speak at diabetes education conference

Texas football legend Earl Campbell will announce his support for a diabetes education project across East Texas at a press conference scheduled for 2:15 p.m.

Gov. Perry signs 'Merry Christmas' bill, stands up for religious freedom

Gov. Rick Perry today signed House Bill 308, which allows public school students and staff to use traditional holiday greetings and display religious scenes and symbols on school property. The governor was joined by bill author Rep.

ETX man arrested for sexually assaulting 3-year-old girl

Deputies with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office arrested a 25-year-old man Wednesday for aggravated sexual assault of a child for molesting a 3-year-old girl.

Longview's Leonard commits to play football at Texas

According to Smoaky.com, Longview High School wide receiver, Dorian Leonard announced today, he has committed to play football at The University of Texas.

Texas Tech, Texas State camps draw top ETX talent

Some of the top high school football players in East Texas showcased their skills at two area camps Wednesday.

Longview man fined, jailed on animal cruelty charges

A Longview man was fined and jailed Wednesday on animal cruelty charges in connection with the seizure last week of an emaciated horse found wandering near Eastman Road.