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UPDATE: Two more suspects identified in Tyler aggravated robbery

UPDATE (Friday, January 18th): Tyler Investigators have identified two more individuals that are connected to the Aggravated Robbery of Food Fast that occurred on Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

Volunteers wanted to help plant trees Saturday

The City of Tyler and Mayor Barbara Bass are seeking volunteers to help plant approximately 100 trees on Tree Tyler Day, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. Residents interested in volunteering are asked to meet at Harvey Convention Center, 2000 W.

Fire officials release name of man killed in Longview blaze

Longview, Tx (FOX 51) — On Friday morning, officials released the cause of a Longview house fire and identity of an elderly man who was killed in the incident Thursday.

DA on ETX baby's death: Worst case of child abuse seen in 20 years

A Center woman sits behind bars facing the death penalty for allegedly killing her 5-month-old child earlier this week.

3 reported missing persons headed to Shreveport could be in Texas

Law enforcement officials in South Carolina are reaching out to the public to help find three missing persons.

At least one killed in wreck near Kilgore

Multiple agencies are currently on the scene of major fatal wreck near Kilgore. The crash took place at around 11 a.m. in the 3300 block of 135 in front of Champion Technology.

Houston Nutt interviews for offensive position

He used to coach at Arkansas and Ole Miss. Soon, he might coach the Cowboys.

Rangers, Matt Harrison agree on contract extension

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Rangers. Matt Harrison got a new deal from Texas.

Lobos release 2013 football schedule

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He has the latest on the Longview Lobos.

Smith County offices closed for MLK Day

Smith County offices will close Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday, January 22. Smith County wishes you a safe and happy holiday weekend.