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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Crews cleaning fuel spill on Loop 323

Fuel is leaking onto Loop 323 North Monday morning following an accident involving a semi.

Half-cent sales tax begins call for projects from Tylerites

The City of Tyler is asking for citizen input about potential future half-cent sales tax projects. Two public open houses will be held.

Texas police: Prisoner who stabbed detective killed days after escape

Authorities in Texas shot and killed an escaped prisoner early Saturday, several days after they say he stabbed a detective tasked with taking him across the country.

UPDATE: Man charged with intoxicated manslaughter following fatal weekend wreck

UPDATE (Feb. 18th, 11:00am): The man invovled in a fatal wreck on Sunday has been arrested on Intoxicated Manslaughter charges.

Take advantage of electronics recycling opportunities

Texans turned in more than 43 million pounds of electronics to computer manufacturers for recycling.

Texas ranked number one exporting state 11th year in row

Texas is ranked as the number one exporting state for the 11th year in a row, according to 2012 annual trade data released by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Learn to protect your home from wildfire

Fire personnel, community planners and residents who want to protect their homes from wildfire are invited to a Texas Firewise workshop later this month.

Longview convention center in works; facility planned in I-20 corridor

Longview, TX (Longview News-Journal) — Long-awaited plans for a Longview convention center came into focus Thursday night, with City Council members authorizing negotiations with a developer for construction of a hotel and conference cent

Traffic lights out in South Tyler

Tyler, Tx (FOX 51) — A power outage has knocked out lights all over south Tyler Friday evening.

Tyler ISD bus involved in accident

A Tyler ISD school bus was hit by another vehicle Friday afternoon near the intersection of Rice Road and Old Jacksonville Highway.