Local News + Statewide News

2013 Hope Open with Living Alternatives

Neil Johnson with Living Alternatives talks to us about the 2013 Hope Open at Tyler Tennis & Swim this weekend. For more information, head over to the Living Alternatives website.

Trinity Mother Frances presents 2013 Breast Cancer Conference

Svetislava Vukelja, MD of TX Onocolgy stops by to talk about the 2013 Breast Cancer Conference this year right here in Tyler.  

BBB on Timeshare Con Artists

You think it’s hard to sell a house? Try selling a timeshare. It’s nearly impossible. That’s why con artists are working the market. They hope to cash in on owners who are desperate for help.

ETX deputies bust out-of-towners with 33K in pot

Two Houston men are now residing in the Nacogdoches County Jail after a large quantity of marijuana was found in their vehicle. Early Wednesday morning, Nacogdoches County Sheriff Deputies stopped a vehicle on Highway 59 South.

Tyler man gets life sentence for sexual assault of kids at mobile home park

Tyler, TX (FOX 51) — A Tyler man who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing young children at a mobile home park, received a life sentence on Wednesday morning in a Smith County courtroom.

Fort Hood judge says jury won't be swayed by pretrial publicity

The judge in the Fort Hood, Texas, shooting case said the defense failed to show that pretrial publicity would unfairly prejudice a jury.

Fire reported at Tyler apartment complex

Tyler firefighters are on scene of a fire at the Hollyview Apartment Complex. The fire broke out just after 2:00pm on Wednesday, on the 7100 block of Waljim in Tyler.

Gohmert slams Obama administration's release of immigrants in TX

On Tuesday, U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert (TX-01) challenged at a judiciary hearing decisions made by Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director, John Morton.

Two families displaced, firefighter injured in Tyler duplex fire

A fire broke out at a duplex in Tyler on Wednesday morning. It happened just after 1:30 am on the 300 block of Saunders Ave. There was heavy fire in the one-story building when firefighters arrived.

116 lbs cocaine, 47 lbs heroine seized in TX drug bust

One-hundred sixteen pounds of cocaine and 47 pounds of heroin sit on a table in the McAllen police station. They are the result of a two day investigation ending in a bust Tuesday for the McAllen record books.