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Court OKs pre-holiday payment for former Lon Morris College employees

TYLER – A Texas federal judge has approved a pre-holiday distribution of $130,000 for more than 100 former employees of Lon Morris College who were unpaid for their final weeks of work when the school filed for bankruptcy protection earli

UPDATE: Suspects in missing man case charged with murder

Longview — UPDATE: Two people have been charged in the death of 27 year old Ronnie Joe Gammage. 20 Year old Sarah Haslam and 19 year old Daniel Jones are charged with Capital Murder. Both are in the Gregg County Jail.

Christmas with Hobbytown

Chris Parker and Sally Lewis with Hobbytown stop by with a few activities that are sure to keep everyone entertained when the Christmas festivities wind down.

Heart healthy tips for 2013

Dr. Peter Pitonak withTrinity Clinic Cardiology chats with Katie about a few ways to ensure you and your family start 2013 off without any heart problems.

Five people robbed at gunpoint in Tyler park

Five men were allegedly robbed at gunpoint in a Tyler park late Wednesday evening. It happened at City Park on North Broadway and Queen St., just after 10:00pm.  

What is an assault rifle?

Guns and gun control are again on the front burner in American politics. But as usual, there are a lot of misconceptions and just plain misinformation about firearms in that dialogue. You pull the trigger and it goes bang.

llinois Man fine $30k for drawing semen from deer smuggled into East Texas

A 55-year-old Braidwood, Illinois geneticist has been sentenced for acquiring semen from illegally imported deer in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Pre-New Year’s Dance at Tyler Senior Center

Celebrate the New Year a little early at the Tyler Senior Center with the rich sounds of George Faber and Friends. An exciting “Pre-New Year’s Dance” is planned for Dec.

Smith County grocery store expects to receive alcohol permit Thursday

What is believed to be the first Smith County grocery store to be approved to sell beer and wine since the General Election will begin stocking shelves Thursday.

Twin Peaks plans to expand into East Texas

Twin Peaks has announced Wednesday they will expand into several new markets, including East Texas.