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One-vehicle wreck kills one, alcohol could be a factor

Alcohol might have been a factor in a one vehicle wreck on Saturday evening. Around 8:16 p.m., Longview police responded to a one vehicle wreck in the 2700 block of East Marshall Avenue.

Area officials voice support for gun rights during rally

By Richard Yeakley On the 238th anniversary of Patrick Henry’s “Give me liberty or give me death” speech, Longview elected officials voiced staunch support for gun rights.

ETX man evades arrest and found with drugs

An East Texas man was arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning. Around 1:00 a.m., Jecorey Richard, 34, fled from an officer in a vehicle and was caught a little while later.

Baylor student dies finishing marathon

A college student collapses near the finish line of a half marathon Saturday morning. Baylor student, Daniel Jones, 23, of North Richland Hills, Texas, was rushed to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Anticipating household dangers can save your pet's life

(StatePoint) Household pets are adorably curious, but they can't read labels or plant their own gardens.

ETX man evades arrest and steals vehicle

A Lufkin man is now behind bars after evading arrest and stealing a vehicle. On Friday evening around 5:00 p.m., Roy Smith, 45, was at Excel car wash in the 300 block of Timberland Drive.

18-wheeler catches fire near I-20

Smith County officials have confirmed with FOX 51 that an 18-wheeler has caught fire.

East Texas Bombers will start their season off with a boom

The East Texas Bombers will be having their roller derby season opener. Saturday, March 23 at 4 p.m. the East Texas Bombers will take on Girls Rolling In The South.

VIDEO: Help sought identifying suspect in armed robbery case

Authorities have released video from the Food Fast robbery that occurred early Saturday morning. The Food Fast near the 4000 block of University Boulevard, near the University of Texas at Tyler was robbed around 4:30 a.m.

3 arrested in Nacogdoches drug bust

The Nacogdoches Sherrif's Office has arrested three suspects in an ongoing Nacogdoches drug investigation.