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Harlem Globetrotter to speak at TJC

Harlem Globetrotter and motivational speaker Melvin Adams will speak 6:30 p.m. Monday Nov. 19, in Wise Auditorium on the Tyler Junior College main campus. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend.

Salvation Army "blanketing" Tyler

November 13, 2012 – As temperatures begin to drop, East Texas Refrigeration (ETR) is partnering with Habitat for Humanity of Smith County to provide a central furnace system to a family in need and would like to continue to spread the war

Officials investigating multiple arson cases in North Lufkin neighborhood

Lufkin fire officials are currently investigating several arson and attempted arson cases that took place early Tuesday and Wednesday morning in north Lufkin.

Bill filed in Texas targets welfare reform

The first bills of the new legislative session were filed Monday at the State Capitol. One is drawing the attention of Governor Ricky Perry and Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst.

Taco stand employee "stands" up to would-be robber

An attempted robbery went poorly for a Lufkin robber after a brave employee took a stand Tuesday evening.

Houston wants to block registrations for those with unpaid traffic tickets

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The city has a new plan for going after scofflaws - no registration sticker until you pay those speeding tickets.

Hughes Springs woman jailed on indecency with a child charge

A Hughes Springs woman arrested in September and charged with sexual assault of a child faced another charge Monday.

Local Texas Nationalist Movement to gather in Tyler

East Texans are among the many Texans who have voiced their displeasure with the direction the United States is moving and are holding a local nationalist movement meeting.

Man pinned between two vehicles in Wednesday morning wreck

Three people were hospitalized after a wreck Wednesday morning in White Oak. It happened on eastbound Highway 80, near Lake Devernia in the White Oak area.

Salvation Army's Christmas sale

Juanita Miller and Wilma Loughlin share some exciting details about the upcoming Christmas Sale that the Salvation Army in Tyler is hosting.