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Governor Rick Perry responds to Supreme Courts decision on Arizona immigration

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on Arizona’s immigration law:

Texas Shakespeare Festival

Jacob Dresch, Tiffany Towns and Tobin Mitnick stop by to share some great information about this year's Shakespeare Festival in Kilgore.

Loop 323 work and Drive Clean Across Texas

Larry Krantz with Tx Dot stops by to talk about some upcoming construction here in Tyler. For more information visit www.txdot.gov

Pedestrian killed in Tyler

At 12:16 am, Tyler Police Officers were called to the 3200 block of West Gentry Parkway in reference to a pedestrian accident. 

UT-Tyler Bass Club heads to regionals

The University of Texas at Tyler has advanced to the 2012 National Guard Forrest L.

Longview PD: truck hits house, car in high-speed chase

A high-speed chase in Longview ended in a crash Friday afternoon, according to the Longview Police Department. Officials say the wrecked truck had just been stolen.

Gregg County experiencing power outages

As of 4:45 p.m., only about 100 customers are without power Power has been restored to the Gregg County Courthouse. The total number of outages has dropped to 1,000.

Nacogdoches couple indicted for federal tax violations

BEAUMONT, Texas - A federal grand jury has indicted a Nacogdoches, Texas couple for federal tax violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Amber Alert issued for missing Texas boy

Authorities have issued a statewide Amber Alert for 6-year-old Simon Colby Weyman of Selma.

Upshur County residents say they support tax hike to save jobs

Upshur County employees and taxpayers turned out by the dozens Thursday night to tell one commissioner that the majority of them would support a tax increase to save jobs and to save the county’s budgets.