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Leftovers and safety

Brenda Elrod, Director of Environmental Services stops by with a few tips to ensure your holiday leftovers are consumed in the safest manner possible.

Attorney General Holder: No decision on whether to stay

Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday he has not yet decided whether to remain in his Cabinet post during President Barack Obama's second term.

Third offense DWI driver arrested after crashing into house

A third offense DWI driver landed in jail after he crashed his vehicle into a house. The passenger, who was also allegedly intoxicated, was issued a citation for public urination.

TxDOT: Toll 49, segment on southwest part of Tyler to open Friday

The Texas Department of Transportation announced today it would be opening Segment 3A of Toll 49 to traffic Friday afternoon (tomorrow), at which time motorists will be able to drive Toll 49 between SH 110 in Whitehouse to SH 31 west of Tyler i

Four East Texas members of U.S. Army Reserves return after year in Afghanistan

The East Texas men of the 721st Engineering Company of the U.S.

Driver, 17, charged in fatal wreck that killed Longview ISD student

Two of the three teenagers injured in Wednesday's fatal wreck in Longview have been released from a local hospital.

Jared Loughner ruled competent for sentencing

The judge ruled at Jared Loughner's sentencing hearing Thursday that the Arizona man who pleaded guilty to the attempted assassination of then-U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was competent to be sentenced.

Hope Hustle 5K

David Conley with the UT Health Science Center in Tyler tells us about an event that's free to the community on November 10th.

Dealing with post abortion

Grace English, M.D. talks with Ben about the emotional trauma that people face after having an abortion. Mrs. English is holding a seminar at The Potpourri House on November 17th to help those deal witht he difficult situation.

Man who murdered Longview woman to be executed Thursday

Mario Swain stalked and attacked at least three Longview women before he killed 44-year-old Lola Nixon two days after Christmas 2002, evidence that helped put him on death row showed.