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Tyler library offering E-Books and audio

Did the holiday season bring you peace, joy and electronics? If you find yourself with a new E- Reader, tablet or smartphone you can start filling it with titles borrowed from your Tyler Public Library!  

Witten, Ware Cowboys Only Pro Bowl Players

Linebacker DeMarcus Ware and tight end Jason Witten were the two Cowboys named to the Pro Bowl. Ware made his seventh all-star team and Witten his eighth.

Houston Texans Send 8 to Pro Bowl

A team-record eight Texans, including six on offense, were voted to the Pro Bowl. Read more at Chron.com  

Child killed, another person injured in Christmas Eve ATV accident

A four-wheeler accident led to the death of a young teen in Harrison County on Christmas Eve. At 10:45 p.m., emergency crews were dispatched to the 4300 block of Cooks Road on reports of an ATV accident on private property.

Suspects in Longview man’s murder have varied backgrounds

The three people charged with capital murder in the slaying of Ronnie Joe Gammage came from varied backgrounds.

Smith Co. sheriff-elect releases plans for the department's future

Smith County Sheriff-elect Larry Smith has already begun making plans for the future of the Smith County Sheriff's Department.

New Year's Eve snacks

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet demonstrates how to make a delicious dip for your New Year's Eve party.

New Year's Eve with the Wesley Pruitt Band

Wesley Pruitt and Jow Silva stop by to talk about a great concert that benefits our East Texas veterans. The concert kicks off around 10:30 and last well into the next morning in Canton.

NWS: EF-3 tornado touches down in ETX on Christmas Day

Preliminary weather reports from the National Weather Service show an EF-3 tornado touching down in parts of Houston County on Christmas Day.

Third suspect in death of Longview man arrested

A third suspect was arrested Tuesday and charged in the slaying of Ronnie Joe Gammage, whose beaten and burned body was found Dec. 19 in Upshur County.