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Late night robbery in Tyler

Late Thursday night at about 11:40 p.m., Tyler Police Department officers responded to a robbery that happened at 3236 W. Gentry Parkway, The Lone Star Motel.

Wireless AMBER alerts: What are they, and who gets them?

Many people may have received mobile text alerts on their cell phones when an Amber Alert has been issued in their area. We've heard from many East Texans who want to know more about them.

Lindale ISD teacher named 'Little Debbie Classroom Hero'

Lindale ISD kindergarten teacher Angela Coomer has been named a grand prize winner in the Little Debbie Classroom Hero Giveaway presented by Brookshire’s.

Whitehouse man gets 10 years after trying to pay 'child' for sex online

A Whitehouse man was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison Thursday for child pornography.

Nazi sign stirs controversy in ETX

Longview, Tx — A Nazi sign in Longview is bringing in negative attention to the area Thursday afternoon.

Two East Texans charged with prescription fraud

Two East Texans were arrested Tuesday for alleged prescription fraud at a Kilgore business.

Security camera captures tornado touchdown in southern Louisiana

Security cameras at an industrial plant rolled as a tornado ripped through Plaquemine.

Great Decisions Discussions start on January 16

The 2013 Great Decisions Discussions will begin on Jan. 16 and continue each Wednesday at noon, through March 6, at the Tyler Public Library.

TX man on synthetic drugs bites officer's finger, mother's face, resists arrest

A Waco man is in jail after biting an officer's finger, resisting arrest, and biting his mother in the face.

Authorities release picture of abducted Shreveport-area children

At the request of the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office, the Louisiana State Police Department has issued an endangered/missing child advisory for James Kevin Fraiser, Jr.,7, and Gracie Fraiser, 1, who may be traveling in the Benton/Shrevep