Local News + Statewide News

Crime-laden Varsity Place Apartments strengthens security

A Tyler apartment complex that has been riddled with violence in Tyler says they will be working harder to ensure the safety of it's residence, many whom are students at UT-Tyler.

YIKES! 'Scream' bandits burglarize Lufkin business

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying the suspects responsible for the burglary of a Lufkin-area convenience store and an automated teller machine (ATM) on the morning of October 17, 2012.

Tricks and treats with Geek World

Mark Franzen with Geek World stops by with tons of fun stuff that's sure to entertain any East Texan who loves to have a ghoulishly good time. Geek World offers games, comics computer help and much, much more!

Halloween horror trivia with Kim Wheeler

BSCENE's Kim Wheeler squares off again Ben for a round of horror movie trivia. Did you know all the answers? Let us know!

Ladies Night Out

Carol Hinton and Jean Robertson with the Kilgore Chamber of Commerce stop by to talk about a fun event that's coming up for the women of East Texas.

Ft. Worth-area pastor beaten to death with electric guitar

A pastor of a church near Fort Worth, Texas is dead after a bizarre incident Monday morning.

Oil spill reported in Kilgore

The Kilgore Fire Department is cleaning up an oil spill along Highway 135 (Gladewater Highway) Monday afternoon. The spill is affecting the following intersections:

Longview family survives scare with carbon monoxide poisoning

A Longview family is alive and well after a near-death encounter with carbon monoxide poisoning over the weekend.

Texas newborn found abandoned inside handbag

Corsicana authorities are investigating a case in which a baby was left abandoned in a handbag under a homeowner's carport.

ETX baby fighting for life after getting shot in face

An infant is fighting for her life after a gun allegedly accidentally discharged in Nacogdoches early Monday morning.