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Texas artificial reefs launch new website, Facebook page

For more than thirty years, the Texas Artificial Reef program has generally run silent and deep - deep in its positive impact on marine ecosystems, recreational fishing and diving and coastal economies, silent because it's probably largely

New idenfitication rules at the DMV

Texans titling a vehicle in the state and first-time registrants will soon have to show identification, enhancing

Goliad Anacua and Old Baldy designated as famous trees of Texas

Two trees rich in Lone Star State history were added to the Famous Trees of Texas registry.

Section of Cherokee Street in Longview temporarily closed

Cherokee Street will be closed at Anniversary Drive to Royal Oak Drive for through traffic beginning Monday, March 4, 2013.

Lindale High School junior receives Good Neighbor Award

Lindale High School’s Josh Moore added another major achievement to his academic career Friday morning. Moore is the first LHS junior to receive the R.J.

Karate classes at Tyler Glass Recreation Center

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department is offering weekly American Karate classes this spring at the Glass Recreation Center as part of a year-round program highlighting techniques in anti-abduction, sport and self-defense.

Tyler ArtWalk entry deadline draws near

The entry deadline for the April 6 Downtown Tyler ArtWalk is Friday, March 8. The upcoming quarterly ArtWalk is set for Saturday, April 6, 4-8 p.m., throughout the downtown area.  

Rep. Gohmert issues statement on President's sequester press conference

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today concerning President Obama’s press conference on the sequester and funding cuts:

Texas Most Wanted featured fugitive reward increased to $20,000

The reward for Jose Angel Cabral, 58, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive has increased to $20,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of March.

Controversy: Austin plastic bag ban goes into effect

Austin, Texas is the latest city to implement a ban on plastic bags Friday. Several other cities in Texas also have bans or fees on plastic bags.