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Texas officials urges precautions to reduce West Nile exposure

The Texas Department of State Health Services is urging people to take precautions to reduce the risk of contracting West Nile virus, a mosquito borne illness.

Water rate increase part of Longview budget proposal

Employee pay raises, water and sewer rate increases and added money for streets and traffic signal improvements are highlights of a $152.1 proposed budget presented Thursday to Longview City Council members.

U.S. Senator Cornyn opposes UN Arms Treaty

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) joined 50 Senators in expressing grave concern about the dangers posed to Texans’ Second Amendment rights by the United Nations’ Arms Trade Treaty.

Back to school immunizations

Sylvia Warren, Director of the Northeast Public Health District, talks about the importance of getting your back to school shots out of the way.

Coco Jones coming to Tyler

A Disney star is coming to Tyler soon, and her concert proceeds are benefitting a great East Texas cause.

Kid's Crusade with Rose Heights Church

Pastor Chris Ryan with the Rose Heights Church in Tyler stops with a friend to talk about an exciting event for the East Texas youth.

Tyler ISD Names Elementary Principal

Tyler – Tyler Independent School District recently named Mr. Brandon Chandler as Principal of Andy Woods Elementary School. Mr. Chandler will join Tyler ISD later this month.

TISD Board of Trustees names Gary Mooring Interim Superintendent

Tyler TX — The Tyler Independent School District Board of Trustees accepted Superintendent Dr. Randy Reid’s resignation at the regular board meeting Thursday evening and named Gary Mooring Interim Superintendent.

Lufkin man arrested twice for public intoxication in 12-hour period

A Lufkin man managed to get arrested for public intoxication twice almost 12 hours apart exactly Wednesday.

Texas board removes name of bogus Tuskegee airman from state veterans home

The Texas Land Board has ordered the removal of one man's name honored at the Watkins-Logan-Garrison Texas State Veterans Home in Tyler.