Local News + Statewide News

Fort Hood suspect's beard focus of another hearing

Attorneys argued again Thursday about whether accused Fort Hood shooter Maj. Nidal Hasan can be forcibly shaved so that his stalled court-martial can proceed.

Agents raid rapper Nelly's tour bus in Texas

Ziplock bags of heroin, more than 10 lbs. of marijuana and a .45 calibur pistol were seized from Nelly's tour bus Wednesday evening, the Hudspeth County Sheriff's Office said.

Update: Girl killed in double homicide identified as Pine Tree student

UPDATE: Longview authorities now say that the two bodies found in a Longview duplex yesterday are those of LaToya Reese, 28, and her daughter, 11. 

Tyler homes, businesses vandalized with spray paint overnight

Several homes and businesses on the south side of Tyler were tagged by vandals overnight with spray paint.

Horror comics for Halloween

David Seigler with Ground Zero comics speaks to Ben Hill about scary comics for kids and adults alike for the Halloween season

Corkscrew 5K Fun Run

Ben speaks with Jonathon Turner and Kim Seliga about the Corkscrew 5K fun run

Bike out hunger

Ben speaks to Rand Jenkins and Bob Hebb about "Bike Out Hunger"

Officials shutter ETX volunteer fire department

The fire chief and volunteer firefighters of the Clarksville City – Warren City Volunteer Fire Department were relieved of duty Oct. 2 by the executive board that oversees the department.

Manhunt underway in Smith County following fatal wreck

A manhunt is underway for a man who fled the scene of a fatal East Texas crash. The incident happened on County Road 217 just north of Overton.

Dogan Middle School takes home coveted pink fire helmet

Over 90% of Dogan Middle School students Turned Tyler Pink yesterday, earning their school the coveted Pink Fire Helmet Trophy.