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Tyler man shoots at would-be burglar

TYLER, TX (FOX 51) Tyler Police were called to a burglary in progress at 1204 Barbara Street. The female homeowner told police that she and her children were asleep when she heard a loud crash in the front room of the house.

Three men arrested for allegedly stuffing woman into a trunk

The Longview News Journal-Three people have been arrested in connection with a Monday Gregg County home invasion during which an elderly woman was stuffed into the trunk of her car.

Spicin' up you 2013 with Fat Catz Louisiana Kitchen

Cedric Fletcher with Fat Catz Louisiana Kitchen stops by with a few delicious and spicy dishes that are sure to wake up your palate in 2013.

Neches ISD closed for day due to overturned tanker

Neches ISD will be closed Wednesday due to an overturned tanker truck on FM 2574 and FM 19. That's near an elementary school.

Gunman still at large in Tyler robbery

Tyler Police tell FOX 51 they are currently searching for a potentially armed person in the vicinity of UT Tyler.  Two suspects committed a robbery in the area at a gas station. 

ETX woman crashes stolen vehicle, arrested

Authorities have arrested a 19-year-old woman after she allegedly stole another person's vehicle and crashed it Monday morning.

Tyler police searching for armed robber

Tyler — On January 14, 2013 at about 9:45 p.m. Tyler Police Department officers responded to the Family Dollar store located at 510 Loop 323 SSW in reference to a Commercial Robbery.

City of Tyler released holiday schedule

City offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Monday, Jan. 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Holiday Garbage Collection

Smith County Republican Chairman resigns

After 30 years of supporting the GOP, Smith County Republican Chairman, Ashton Oravetz will be resigning, effective January 18th.

The "NONES" are growing

There are some surprising results in the latest research on Americans and religion. A surprising number of our fellow citizens refuse to join any formal denomination. It’s about one-fifth of the population.