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Mannequin burglaries strike downtown Kilgore!

A rash of mannequin burglaries have been reported in downtown Kilgore. Officials say a mannequin was stolen from the Kilgore Historical Preservation Society office on the 100 block of Kilgore Street.

UPDATE: Routine traffic stop turns into Smith County manhunt

Smith County — Smith County DPS officials tell KETK the incident began when a deputy tried to pull over a white Dodge truck on CR 2661 near The Villages.

Tyler's Buck Files named President of Texas State Bar Association

HOUSTON — A Tyler lawyer is now the president of the Texas State Bar Association. Tyler's Buck Files was sworn in Friday by Judge Cathy Cochran at the State Bar Annual Meeting in Houston.

Border patrol agents rescue migrant from swift water in American canal

EL PASO — U.S. Border Patrol agents conducted a swift-water rescue operation in the American Canal yesterday in an incident that nearly claimed the life of one migrant.

Texas man arrested for burglary spree in Louisiana

LAKE CHARLES, LA — On June 12 at approximately 3:30 a.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a gas station on Gulf Highway in Lake Charles in reference to a burglary alarm that had been triggered.

Texas helps New Mexico with wildfire response

AUSTIN - At the request of New Mexico state emergency management officials, Gov.

One week left in annual county wide clean-up

Citizens have one week left to take advantage of free trash services in Smith County. Vouchers are now available for the annual Smith County Wide Clean-up Event.

Two 10-year-olds help raise money for less fortunate children by selling lemonade

The Lufkin Daily news reports, Two Lufkin 10-year-olds decided they would take the lemons life had given to others, and make lemonade for them — and then use it to raise money for a good cause.

With customer support, Whataburger raises $100,000 for MDA's camps

SAN ANTONIO – June 15, 2012 – Whataburger donated $100,000 to the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s (MDA) summer camp program today.

UPDATE: 2 dead in White Oak crash, including 7 month-old baby

WHITE OAK — FRIDAY UPDATE: Fox 51 has learned the identitiies of the people involved in the fatal crash in White Oak on Thursday.