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National Public Health Month with Net Health

George Roberts, CEO of Net Health in Tyler, tells us about National Public Health Month. They have a great luncheon going on this weekend. For more information, head over to their website.

New Ride at Six Flags over Texas

Sharon Parker with Six Flags over Texas makes a long trip to come and chat with us about a new ride coming to their theme park in Arlington. For more information, head over to their website.

Spring Fashions with Clothes Mentor

The lovely Kathy Bosley and her beautiful joined Ben to talk about spring fashion they have right now over at Clothes Mentor. All the outftis can be found in her store for a fraction of the cost at a big name retailer.

BU STUDY: Older people may be at greater risk for alcohol impairment than teens

An acute dose of alcohol may cause greater impairment in coordination, learning and memory in the elderly than in young people, according to a study by Baylor University.

Grand Saline man sentenced to 40 months in federal prison

A Grand Saline man has been sentenced to serve more than three years in federal prison.

UT Health Northeast to host 'Rock & Research'

On Saturday, April 27, you can dance till you drop and raise funds needed for research into lung disease, cancer and heart disease at “Rock & Research,” on the grounds of UT Health Northeast, at the corner of U.S.

White Oak eases backyard chicken coop rules

LONGVIEW (LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL) — The city of White Oak became one of East Texas’ most fowl-friendly towns Tuesday when its council loosened restrictions on chicken coops.

Nacogdoches substitute teacher arrested for improper relationship with student

A Nacogdoches Independent School District substitute teacher has been arrested for having an improper relationship with a student.

TX man arrested after holding woman hostage with BB gun at restaurant

Waco, Tx — A China Springs man remains in jail on a $30,000 bond, along with a credit card abuse charge and a charge of assault/ family violence with a motion to revoke probation.

April is Distracted Driving Awareness month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness month and “Talk, Text, Crash” is a slogan used to get people’s attention about the dangers of operating a vehicle while using an electronic device.