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18 DWI arrests made in Smith County over New Year's weekend

According to Tyler Police, there were 18 DWI arrests made over New Year's weekend.

Texas AG: Congress passed our problems along to future generations

The so-called "Fiscal Cliff" offered Congress a chance to make real changes and address our country’s looming debt crisis.

Annual parent/child dances to take place at the Tyler Rec Center

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department will host their fourth annual Mother/Son Dance on Friday, Feb. 1; and the seventh annual Daddy/Daughter Dance on Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Glass Recreation Center, 501 W. 32nd St.

Feds: Four Texas officers guarded cocaine shipments

The investigation continues into the four law enforcement officers who allegedly escorted drugs for money.

Lakeport alcohol sales brisk

Shoppers at Skinner’s Corner Store in Lakeport were adding something new to their carts Monday. On the first New Year’s Eve they were able to buy beer and wine at a Lakeport store.

Gregg County elected officials take oaths

Gregg County elected officials, including new Pct. 1 Commissioner Ronnie McKinney, were sworn into office Tuesday at the county courthouse.

Aggie student raising money for K-9 Kevlar

A local student is raising money to help protect the animals that help protect the public.

"Barefoot in the Park"

Jeff Olver and Skye Graham, leads in the upcoming production "Barefoot in the Park," stop by to talk about a few fun things the comedy has to offer audiences of all ages.

New Smith County Sheriff sworn in Tuesday morning

TYLER — Larry Smith has been sworn in as Smith County's new Sheriff. In a crowded Smith County courtroom, Larry Smith was sworn in by Smith County District Judge Jack Skeen.

Back to work! Re-entering the job market in the New Year

"He doesn't remember you wearing a T-shirt and yoga pants covered in baby spit-up."