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Thanksgiving dinner to cost Texans less this year

A traditional, Texas-style Thanksgiving dinner for 10 will cost $46.08 this year, marking more than a 5 percent savings over last year, according to the special Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) 2012 Thanksgiving Meal Report.

City of Tyler releases holiday schedule

City offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

UTEP Football Coach Mike Price announces retirement

Mike Price has announced his retirement as UTEP's Football Coach. This Saturday's game against Rice will conclude his nine-year tenure with the Miners.

UPDATE: Smith County trooper arrested for DWI

UPDATE (November 19, 2012): A trooper who was involved in a wreck in early November has been arrested for Driving While Intoxicated during that incident.

ETX daycare shut down after baby fractures skull

The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services notified an East Texas daycare Friday of their permit's cancelation.

City of Tyler approves November election results, alcohol props

The City of Tyler approved Monday morning the voting results from the November 6 General Election. Council members called a special session to discuss two items-- one in relation to the newly passed alcohol proposition, E-1.

UPDATE: Accidental shooting leads to death of Longview woman

UPDATE (Monday, November 19th, 11:08am): Longview Police have identified the man who allegedly shot and killed Barbara Lorena Hudson, 39, of Longview on Saturday.

Father, his 2 adult children arrested in Texas bank robberies

The family that robs banks together, stays together.

Should Manziel Win Heisman?

When Heisman Trophy voters scan the statistics in weighing Texas A&M freshman quarterback Johnny Manziel as a candidate, they'll come across one truly setting him apart from his competition.

Deer attacks two men, then takes man's cigarettes

Joseph Rose and Cole Kellis were leaving their home in Whitehouse on Friday morning when they noticed a deer in their front yard.