Tyler – This school year, ninth grade students and seventh and eighth grade students enrolled in high school courses began taking the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR) End of Course (EOC) exams rather than the Texas
Fire crews are still monitoring the fire; however, they plan to let the fire burn itself out. At this time, there is no worry of the fire spreading because of the heavy rain that soaked the area this morning.
One person was killed this morning after they were hit by a vehicle near the city of Beckville in the Holland Quarters community.
It happened at around 8 a.m. on FM 969 near the intersection of County Road 220.