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City of Tyler begins Christmas tree recycling Dec. 26

The City of Tyler Solid Waste Department and Keep Tyler Beautiful are providing two locations for Christmas tree recycling in Tyler.

ETX duo accused of running guns caught in the Philippines

Two East Texas fugitives made their first appearance in an East Texas courtroom Wednesday after they were caught allegedly gun trafficking overseas.

Louisiana man chops father with samurai sword multiple times

A Carencro man is accused of striking his father at least four times with a samurai sword.

ETX judge lifts restraining order against TransCanada

TransCanada achieved a small victory in a Nacogdoches County courtroom Thursday morning.

Shopping and saving the right way

Broadway Square Mall talked to Ben about shopping and saving tips.

The perfect dip for holiday parties

Pam Gabriel from Sweet Gourmet shows Ben how to make the perfect dip for Christmas gatherings.

3 accused burglars caught, 4th on the loose

Lufkin police have arrested three young people for allegedly burglarizing a house and a business last month.

How to get your house holiday ready

Flowers by Lou Ann in Tyler stopped by to share some tips to get your house ready for family this Christmas.

A&M Corps of Cadets dorm burglars caught

A string of burglaries in an unlikely place had Texas A&M police on high alert after more than 45 Corps of Cadets dorm rooms were burglarized during home football games this season.

'I shed some innocent blood,' Texas man says after carving pentagram on son's back

While many people saw Wednesday's memorable date of 12/12/12 as an auspicious moment to tie the knot or start a business, a Texas man appears to have interpreted the day as a reason to carry out a grotesque and sinister act.