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STUDY: TX 14th, LA 37th freest state in US

A study by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University shows Texas to be the 14th freest state in the United States.

Janie's Cakes shows us their signiture Easter Cake

Janie Clapp, owner of Janie's Cakes tells us about how she came up with the idea for these awesome cake. If you would like to place an order, head over to their website.

Edible Arrangements shows us Easter Treats

Chrystyna Pasbrig from Edible Arrangements brings us some lovely fruit art they are showcasing for Easter.

TxDOT plans to fund 13 TX control towers, including Tyler Pounds

In an effort to ensure safety at 13 municipal airports in Texas, the Texas Department of Transportation today said it intends to fund continued service of air traffic controllers when federal funding goes away as a result of sequestration, or b

Upcoming Events in Smith County

Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith & Judge Joel Baker join Ben in the living room to talk about all the upcoming events for the citizens of Smith County.

Share your passion for baseball with your kids

(StatePoint) As kids, many had the same dream of hitting a walk-off home run to win the World Series. Now baseball season is finally underway, and there is no shortage of opportunities to share your passion of the game with your children.

Tyler city elections canceled

The City of Tyler May elections have been canceled, however, other community elections may be taking place concurrently.

3 injured, 1 seriously in HWY 37 wreck

Three people were injured in a Highway 37 wreck on Wednesday. One of the drivers was taken by air to a Tyler hospital while two other passengers involved were taken to a hospital in Quitman.

Authorities investigating shots fired at Tyler apartment complex

The Tyler Police Department is investigating gun shots at a Tyler apartment complex. Wednesday, just before 3:00 p.m., authorities responded to gun shots at Kensington Place on the 4400 block of Paluxy Drive.

AMBER ALERT: Man wanted for Dallas teen abduction

The Texas Department of Transportation has issued an Amber Alert for a Dallas teenager. According to DPS officials, Aron Lavon Jones, 16, was kidnapped by Tarvarus Stuckey, 24.