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West Nile virus: Fact vs. fiction

As the number of West Nile virus cases grows, so does the concern among Texans about what's fact and what's fiction when it comes to West Nile. Are you immune after contracting West Nile virus?

Lufkin PD arrest woman claiming her vehicle was rammed

A woman is taken into custody Monday after claiming her vehicle was rammed by a car, according to Lufkin police records. The crash took place on the 1800 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard around 4:16 p.m.

One arrested after $27k pot bust in Nacogdoches County

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY — $27,000 worth of marijuana was found during a traffic stop in Nacogdoches County.

Tyler man pleads guilty to cocaine distribution in ETX

A 40-year-old Tyler man has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges, according to U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Tuesday.

Lufkin authorities seek public's help in finding wanted man

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help locating Andrew Esqueda.

Woman robbed at Tyler shoe store

Police are investigating an alleged robbery that took pace this morning at a Tyler shoe store. The incident happened shortly before 11:15 a.m. at the Payless ShoeSource located on the 3800 block of West Irwin Street.

Rangers notes: Hamilton has high HR ceiling, manager says

Ron Washington is praising his best hitter. As good as Josh Hamilton is, he can get better.

Jones says last year more disappointing than Seattle playoff loss and isn't worried about Romo, who 'thinks in the now'

Garrett says has to get himself ready to play 'at level he is capable of' •Bryant promises he will be on the field against the Giants •Jerry Jones is watching the playoff clock

Texas grandparents charged in fatal pit bull attack of child

The grandparents and father of a 15-month-old girl who was mauled by the family’s pit bull back in May of this year have been arrested and charged in the fatal dog attack.

East Texas man pleads guilty to June bank robbery

A 52-year-old Atlanta man has pleaded guilty to bank robbery, according to U.S. Attorney John M. Bales. Robin Marion Allen pleaded guilty to bank robbery Tuesday before Judge Roy S. Payne.