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Gohmert: "no words to describe the sheer horror and unbearable pain"

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today regarding the heartless shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School today:

Ft. Hood soldier killed in gunfire exchange with patrol officers

A Fort Hood soldier is dead after exchanging gunfire with a patrol unit near Kouma Lake Friday morning. At 3:20 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to reports of a suspected vehicle in the Kouma Lake area.

5 arrested in Tyler attempted ATM theft; 2 alleged burglars still on loose

Authorities have arrested five of the seven suspects believed responsible for stealing a restaurant's van, then trying to take an ATM from a Tyler bank

Longview man charged with murder of mother, daughter

Longview police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a mother and daughter who were killed at their home back in October.

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott responds to Conn. school shooting

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott released this statement to the public in response to the mass school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ at Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall will present Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed in the holiday classic “It’s A Wonderful Life” Thursday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m.  

UPDATE: Lifetime member of Tyler's Historical Aviation Museum killed in Thursday plane crash

UPDATE (Friday, 8:33am): The identities of the men killed in the Kaufman County plane crash on Thursday have been released by Texas Department of Public Safety.

Police release 911 tapes of deadly Dallas Cowboy wreck

Police in Irving, Texas have released 911 calls from the day of the deadly crash involving two Dallas Cowboys players.

Accused Cen-Tex hotel robbers identified as East Texans

A hotel clerk who was robbed at gunpoint back in November can now feel safer knowing the two men believed responsible are off the streets.

2 killed in ETX plane crash

Scurry, Tx — Two people are dead following a plane crash in Kaufman County this morning.