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Texas day care owner gets 80 years for murdering 4 children

The woman who ran a day care in Houston that caught on fire, killing four toddlers, was sentenced to 80 years in prison Tuesday.

Former 911 administrator to enter plea next year

A former 911 administrator for Longview police is scheduled to plead guilty next year in the murder of his wife, county records show.

Smith, Murray held out of Monday practice, not expected to play vs. Redskins

We'll have the Cowboys against the Redskins on Thanksgiving Day. The game will be at 3:15 Thursday afternoon on FOX 51.

City of Tyler set to decorate downtown square

What: City of Tyler employees will be decorating the square and the City’s Christmas tree in anticipation of the 27th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony to be held Nov. 29.

Would-be ETX burglars busted in the act

Three alleged burglars are in the Angelina County Jail after they were caught in the act Monday afternoon.

Investigators to recreate conditions ahead of Texas parade tragedy

In an effort to understand why a truck serving as a parade float crossed in front of a fast-moving locomotive last week -- killing four war veterans on the float -- federal accident investigators on Tuesday will recreate the accident conditions

Smith county offices to close for Thanksgiving holiday

Smith County offices will close Thursday and Friday, November 22 -23 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Turkey treats with Sweet Gourmet

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet shows Ben and Katie how to turn turkey into a delectable pâté.

Nine Flags Festival

Nacogdoches, the oldest town in Texas, is in the midst of their annual Nine Flags Festival.

Santa Dash & Children's Snow Man Shuffle

Ben chats with Mike Coston and James Bond about the upcoming 5K Santa Dash & Children's Snow Man Shuffle. The event  will be held in Kilgore on November 24th at 9:00 am.