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Big Chicken Daylily Farm

Dawnvolynn Callahan, Master Gardener over at the Big Chicken Daylily Farm in Brownsboro stops by with a few beautiful blooms and a myriad of interesting facts.

Emergency crews on scene of Chandler wreck

Three cars were involved in a wreck, which happened on FM 317 in Chandler. According to the Westside Fire Department, there were four people involved. Three were flown to a Tyler hospital in critical condition.

Man hospitalized after an early morning shooting

A man is in serious but stable condition this morning after being shot in the chest early this morning near UT Tyler. Around 2:30 this morning at the corner of University Boulevard and Patriot Drive the man was shot.

Missing autistic child found in Lake Palestine

UPDATE: Smith County Sheriff's Department confirms that they body of Evan Reed was recovered near the Villages Marina on Lake Palestine around 2 this afternoon.

New manhole reroutes traffic in Tyler health district

The City of Tyler will be installing a new manhole and six inch sewer service on Fleishel Avenue near Trinity Mother Frances Hospital.

ETMC: Tractor runs over one in Wood County

UPDATE (5:47pm): Two men were run over by a tractor several times in Wood County on Friday afternoon.

Update: Alleged kidnapper spotted by East Texas pastor

Update (Friday, 2:45pm): San Augustine Sheriffs Department tells Fox 51, the kidnapped girl and alleged abductors have been spotted in San Augustine.

UPDATE: Second whooping cough case confirmed at Tyler elementary school

UPDATE (Sept. 21st): A second Tyler ISD student has been diagnosed with Pertussis, more commonly known as whooping cough.

Jacob Kimbley's step-grandfather sentenced to 20 years

Leo Daniel Harber, the step-grandfather of Jacob Kimbley, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, according to the Smith County Judicial website.

I20 reopens after overturned 18-wheeler blocks lanes

The westbound lanes of Interstate 20 have completely reopened after an overturned 18 wheeler blocked traffic for several hours Friday morning.