Local News + Statewide News

BSCENE's 2013 'Bachelor' Contest & Tuesday Trivia!

Kim Jackson Wheeler, the host of "BSCENE TV" stopped by the FOX 51 TODAY studios Tuesday morning to talk about the 'most eligible bachelor's' of East Texas and take on Ben head to head on 'Tuesday Trivia!'

Waking up with The Diner

There's nothing better than curling up with a delectable breakfast casserole on a rainy day here in East Texas.

Heart Throbbers Annual Jump Rope Workshop

The Heart Throbbers Annual Jump Rope Workshop hosted by the Heart Throbbers Jump Rope Team will be on Saturday, January 19th. Registration is at 9:00AM. Instruction will begin at 9:30AM and last until 2:30PM

Family Dollar store robbed in 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 Longview Offices Closed for MLK Holiday

City of Longview offices will be closed Monday, January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  

Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in Bandera

James Anthony Rubio, 55, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested Monday in Bandera as the result of a tip.

Authorities looking for missing ETX man with medical issue

Family members of Curtis Lynn Chambers, a 49-year-old white male, reported to Lufkin Police Department that Curtis is missing from his Diana Street home in Lufkin. Curtis is diagnosed with Paranoid Schizophrenia and has disappeared before.

City of Tyler seeking volunteers to help plant trees this Saturday

The City of Tyler and Mayor Barbara Bass are seeking volunteers to help plant approximately 100 trees on Tree Tyler Day, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. Residents interested in volunteering are asked to meet at Harvey Convention Center, 2000 W.

App gives conflict of interest information on Texas lawmakers

AUSTIN (Texas Tribune) — Does your state lawmaker have conflicts of interest when it comes to passing bills or setting policy? Now there's a way to find out.

ETX firefighter injured, flown to Tyler hospital

A Wood County firefighter was hospitalized while fighting a fire Monday morning.