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Former Lindale firefighter pleads guilty to 2011 DWI

A former Lindale firefighter pleaded guilty Monday to driving while intoxicated back in November 2011.

TX school discusses ban on cheerleaders' religious banners

Cheerleaders in one Texas town say they are fighting for their faith. They were writing scripture on signs for the football players until someone filed a suit.

The Cowan Center presents "Celtic Fire"

Susan Thomae-Morphew from the Cowan Center joins us to tell us about a great show they are having called "Celtic Fire." For more information or for tickets, check out the Cowan Center website.<

Legendary pianist, East Texan Van Cliburn dies at 78

Renowned classical pianist Van Cliburn died of bone cancer Wednesday at his home in Fort Worth, Texas, his publicist said. He was 78. Cliburn was born in Shreveport, Lousiana, before moving to Kilgore, Texas at the age of six.

Water, sewer line discovery delays Green Street project in Longview

The discovery of unknown underground water and sewer lines has pushed the renovation of Green Street a few weeks behind schedule, but city architect Brent Brevard said the $6 million renovation of the entire street is still on pace to be comple

Legendary pianist Van Cliburn dead at 78

Van Cliburn, the classical pianist honored by a New York ticker-tape parade for winning a major Moscow competition in 1958, died Wednesday after a battle with bone cancer, his publicist said.

Group aims to send 2 humans on Mars mission in 2018

If soon-to-be-unveiled plans pan out, a man and a woman may represent humanity on one journey that has never been attempted before: a mission to Mars.

Tyler council tables alcohol boundary exemption requests

The Tyler City Council decided Wednesday to table all three alcohol boundary exemption requests. Retail stores asked the council for permission to sell alcohol within the current 300 foot boundary.

Man arrested after shooting at Longview motel

A man was shot at a Longview motel on Tuesday evening, just after 10:00pm. It happened at the Globe Inn Motel on the 1300 block of East Marshall Ave.

Tyler council tables boundary exemption requests

The Tyler City Council decided Wednesday to table all three boundary exemption requests. Retail stores asked the council for permission to sell alcohol within the current 300 foot boundary.