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Tyler store robbed at gunpoint

Tyler Police tell Fox 51 they're looking for two men who robbed the Family Dollar Store on East Gentry Parkway at gun point. It happened around 9 P.M. Thursday night.

Former Gulf War Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf dies at 78

Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, who commanded coalition forces during the Gulf War, died Thursday, a U.S. official said. He was 78.

Louisiana teacher arrested, allegedly in relationship with student and principal

A former Eunice High School teacher is facing criminal charges Thursday. Eunice Police say Jacqueline Fruge had sexual contact with a student at the school.

Second ETX twister confirmed on Christmas Day

On Thursday morning, officials confirmed a second tornado touched down in Houston County on Christmas Day.

Smith Co. sheriff-elect releases plans for the department's future

SMITH COUNTY — Smith County Sheriff-elect Larry Smith has already begun making plans for the future of the Smith County Sheriff's Department.

Authorities looking for ETX coin machine thieves

Kilgore detectives are looking for a man and woman who allegedly stole money from coin operated machines at a local business.

Tyler library offering E-Books and audio

Did the holiday season bring you peace, joy and electronics? If you find yourself with a new E- Reader, tablet or smartphone you can start filling it with titles borrowed from your Tyler Public Library!  

Witten, Ware Cowboys Only Pro Bowl Players

Linebacker DeMarcus Ware and tight end Jason Witten were the two Cowboys named to the Pro Bowl. Ware made his seventh all-star team and Witten his eighth.

Houston Texans Send 8 to Pro Bowl

A team-record eight Texans, including six on offense, were voted to the Pro Bowl. Read more at Chron.com  

Child killed, another person injured in Christmas Eve ATV accident

A four-wheeler accident led to the death of a young teen in Harrison County on Christmas Eve. At 10:45 p.m., emergency crews were dispatched to the 4300 block of Cooks Road on reports of an ATV accident on private property.