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Whitehouse man in custody after drunken crash into utility pole

This morning around 2 a.m. an off duty Tyler police officer saw a car accident on the 2700 block of South Broadway next to Broadstone apartment complex.

Robbery at Brookshires on Hwy 155

UPDATE: We learned from an employee that the robber had come into the Brookshires around 4 this evening. Walking to the pharmacy he had approached a pharmacist with gun.

Attempted robbery in 5400 block of S. Broadway in Tyler

UPDATE: The suspected robber is identified as a white male in his mid 20's. Officers say he was wearing a ball cap, a grey shirt and shorts.

SFA enrolls record number of students

Despite predictions of lower enrollment as a result of stricter admission requirements this fall, Stephen F. Austin State University has recorded its highest enrollment in history.

ETX woman's throat slashed; left for dead

An East Texas woman's throat is slashed, and she is left for dead Wednesday morning. Jeremy Ayres, 25, is accused of trying to kill the woman in rural Angelina County.

Warning sent to U.S. embassy in Egypt

Concerned about the reaction to an anti-Muslim film that was gaining attention online, the U.S. intelligence community sent a cable to the embassy in Egypt warning of the concern, a U.S. official told CNN.

Studying Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dr. Mark Braaten chats with Ben about an upcoming class he's offering that will give great insight into the theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

Delectable dog treats

Amber Penner with Ganache Cupcakes in Tyler stops by with a few delicious treats for your four-legged friend.

Texas officials looking for missing radioactive device

The Texas Department of State Health Services is looking for piece of equipment containing potentially dangerous radioactive material that was lost Tuesday by an oil and gas crew in a rural part of West Texas.

UPDATE: Lightning strike causes house fire in Lindale

UPDATE: Fox 51's Teresa Sardina says no one was inside the house at the time of the fire, and the homeowners arrived after crews had extinguished the flames.