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LETU to present country music icon Travis Tritt in concert Nov. 8

LeTourneau University will feature Grammy award-winning American country music artist Travis Tritt in concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, in the S.E. Belcher Jr. Chapel and Performance Center.

Unnecessary roughness: Halftime rant prompts investigation from youth sports league

Many would say they expect a football coach to be tough on his players. However, an investigation has been launched against two coaches because some say their behavior went too far.

Tyler man gets life in prison for 1999 cold case murder

A Smith County jury has sentenced a Tyler man to life in prison Tuesday for a 1999 cold case murder.

ETX man dies after getting hit by arrow

In a strange occurrence, a Diboll man has died after being struck with an arrow Tuesday morning. Angelina County deputies were dispatched to the scene located in the 100 block of Tidwell at around 8:30 a.m.

Halloween treats with Sweet Gourmet

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet stops by to talk spook-tacular treats that are fun for the whole family for Halloween. For more information visit www.sweetgourmetonline.com.

Man arrested following Gregg County standoff

Gregg County man was arrested early Monday morning after holding officers at bay most of the night. Taken into custody was Jesus Salaiz, 21, of North Hidden Forest. Salaiz was said to have barricaded himself inside the residence.

Lufkin Crime Stoppers looking for convicted burglar

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is asking for the public's help in locating Andrew Esqueda.

5th Annual Fall Feral Hog Festival

Event founder Brooks Gremmels with the 5th Annual Fall Feral Hog Festival stops by to talk about what's new at the festival this year.

Nacogdoches PD catches 12 illegal aliens during traffic stop

Authorities were able to catch 12 alleged illegal aliens during a traffic stop Monday afternoon.

Major Longview wreck sends 4 to hospital

Four people have been hospitalized after a major wreck in Longview Monday evening.