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Woman on the run after 1-year-old tests positive for cocaine

Doña Ana County Sheriff's investigators said a 30-year-old Mesquite woman is on the run after child-abuse charges were filed against her this week.

ArtWalk expands with stage, more artists, more music, art demonstrations

Saturday’s Downtown Tyler ArtWalk is being referred to as “mega-sized” by event organizers as the event expands in hours and format and moves to a new day of the week.

Anderson County duo plead guilty to dealing meth in ETX

Two Anderson County residents are behind bars after pleading guilty to drug trafficking in East Texas.

Officials identify man found dead by fisherman in ETX lake

Authorities are investigating the discovery of a fisherman's body at Lake Jacksonville Wednesday morning, according to Cherokee County Game Warden Brian Bearden.

97th East Texas State Fair begins Friday

It's time for the East Texas State Fair in Tyler! The 97th annual event will take place at the Tyler fairgrounds starting Friday, September 21.

TJC officials: 'Sexual assault allegation unfounded'

The report of an alleged sexual assault on the Tyler Junior College campus over the weekend has proved to be inaccurate and unfounded, TJC officials said today.

West Nile kills one in Titus County

The state health department on Monday reported a Titus County resident has died of West Nile neuroinvasive disease — the sole fatality in Texas contributed to the mosquito-borne illness since Friday, the last day statistics were released

Christian banners banned at Texas high school's football games

Kountze I.S.D. administrators have banned run-through banners at football games if they display religious messages. The superintendent made the decision after receiving a complaint.

Florida man guilty of illegally harvesting Texas alligator gar

A 63-year-old West Palm Beach, Florida man has been sentenced to federal prison for his role in a conspiracy to violate the Lacey Act. The two day trial was held in Lufkin before U.S.

Ann Romney fundraising in Shreveport for husband, presidential hopeful

Ann Romney, wife of Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, is fundraising in Shreveport Wednesday morning.