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ETX authorities warn of influx in fake $20 bills

East Texas law enforcement officials have discovered an increase in the amount of counterfeit dollar bills in the area.

Police ‘Blue Santas’ brighten childrens’ Christmas

Tyler Police Officers will demonstrate their Christmas spirit as they become ‘Blue Santas’ for 30 children from the Child Advocacy Center on Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 5 p.m.

Amber Alert issued for Texas infant

Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for a missing 11-month-old infant from San Antonio. Jonathan Jose Guillen, Jr., is believed to have been taken by Jonathan Guillen, Sr., early Thursday morning.

15 ETX districts not compliant with school safety measures

In the wake of the Connecticut school shooting, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today urged school districts across Texas to review their safety plans and implored districts that have not submitted their complete school safety audits to make

78 school districts not compliant with safety measures, says Texas official

In the wake of the Connecticut school shooting, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today urged school districts across Texas to review their safety plans and implored districts that have not submitted their school safety plans to make doing so

Mayor Bass seeks help reaching tree-planting goal

As part of the Mayor’s Tree Initiative, the City of Tyler is partnering with LT 24 to hold Tree Tyler Day on Jan. 19, 2013.

Ted Cruz congratulates Scott on South Carolina Senate appointment

U.S. Sen.-elect Ted Cruz (R-TX) issued the following statement:

WARNING: Company scamming East Texans

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today revealed that the State is investigating a fraudulent tax return scheme and warned East Texas residents to avoid recruiters from Syam Tax Services LLC.

Hobbytown USA talks the best Christmas toys

Ben Hill finds out what the hottest Christmas toys are this holiday season.

Winter cocktails with Cork

The Cork bar offers all kinds of winter cocktails - here's one example shown to Ben Hill.