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2 Tylerites caught in Cen-Tex with $75,000 worth of pot

Three men are behind bars after a routine traffic led to the discovery of more than $75,000 worth of drugs.

Jackson Heights firefighter dies from injuries

UPDATE: (December 3rd): A Tyler Firefighter tells Fox 51 that Jalen Smith has died at a local hospital.

Texas A&M QB, Manziel, named Heisman finalist

Texas A&M quarterback, Johnny Manziel, has been named one of three Heisman finalists. "Johnny Football" will be joined by Kansas State quarterback, Collin Klein, and Notre Dame linebacker, Manti Te'o.

Tyler Public Library closing temporarily for system maintenance

The Library’s online catalog of holdings will be unavailable, as well as online patron account functions. In addition, e-books and e-audiobooks will not be available for downloading on that day.

Reward upped for ETX carny accused of raping 9-year-old girl

The reward for Jimmy Ray McMillan, 42, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of December.

Alleged naked drunk driver rolls car, then attacks elderly woman

A Mississippi man was arrested following a bizarre crash on a stretch of Interstate 49 Sunday afternoon.

Report: 6 million pounds of gunpowder improperly stored in Louisiana

A massive supply of gunpowder totaling 6 million pounds (2,700 metric tons) was found improperly stored in Louisiana's Camp Minden, not far from where an explosion occurred two months ago, authorities said.

Aggies, Sooner slated for 77th AT&T Cotton Bowl

Johnny “Football” Manziel and the Texas A&M Aggies are coming to Cowboys Stadium to face Landry Jones and the Oklahoma Sooners in a battle of top-ranked teams in the 77th AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic.

Cowboys Beat Eagles 38-33

The Cowboys were able to rally in the fourth quarter and down the Eagles Sunday at Cowboys Stadium. Read more at MySa.com  

Texans Lock Up Playoff Berth

Playing with a Super Bowl-or-bust mentality since the first day of training camp, the 11-1 Texans used six sacks, six forced turnovers and a pair of early Matt Schaub touchdown passes to win their sixth in a row, the second most in the team&rsq