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Tyler police searching for armed robber

Tyler — On January 14, 2013 at about 9:45 p.m. Tyler Police Department officers responded to the Family Dollar store located at 510 Loop 323 SSW in reference to a Commercial Robbery.

City of Tyler released holiday schedule

City offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Monday, Jan. 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Holiday Garbage Collection

Smith County Republican Chairman resigns

After 30 years of supporting the GOP, Smith County Republican Chairman, Ashton Oravetz will be resigning, effective January 18th.

The "NONES" are growing

There are some surprising results in the latest research on Americans and religion. A surprising number of our fellow citizens refuse to join any formal denomination. It’s about one-fifth of the population.

"Coiled" for profits

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; in physics, a spring is defined as a storehouse for mechanical energy. That energy can be harnessed for an entirely different type of energy - oil and gas - when used by oil field services companies.

13 vehicles involved in wreck near Longview

There were several wrecks on Tuesday morning that officials are attributing to the wet roads. The photo above was taken by Fox 51 crews on Highway 31, near the Sabine river bridge.

BSCENE's 2013 'Bachelor' Contest & Tuesday Trivia!

Kim Jackson Wheeler, the host of "BSCENE TV" stopped by the FOX 51 TODAY studios Tuesday morning to talk about the 'most eligible bachelor's' of East Texas and take on Ben head to head on 'Tuesday Trivia!'

Waking up with The Diner

There's nothing better than curling up with a delectable breakfast casserole on a rainy day here in East Texas.

Heart Throbbers Annual Jump Rope Workshop

The Heart Throbbers Annual Jump Rope Workshop hosted by the Heart Throbbers Jump Rope Team will be on Saturday, January 19th. Registration is at 9:00AM. Instruction will begin at 9:30AM and last until 2:30PM

Family Dollar store robbed in Tyler

On January 14, 2013 at about 9:45 p.m. Tyler Police Department officers responded to the Family Dollar store located at 510 Loop 323 SSW in reference to a Commercial Robbery.