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LETU to present theologian Dr. Darrell Bock on April 9

(Longview, TEXAS)— The public is invited to attend the third and final session of LeTourneau University’s Spring 2012 Theological Symposium Series featuring Dr. Darrell Bock on Monday, April 9.

Wood County woman guilty of bank fraud

TEXARKANA, Texas – A 48-year-old Winnsboro, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Former DaVita nurse found guilty of injecting bleach into patients, sentenced to life in prison

A judge sentences former Davita Dialysis nurse in Lufkin to Life in Prison on Monday. On Friday, a jury found Kimberly Saenz  guilty of capital murder.

City releases Good Friday schedule

Tyler — City offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Friday, April 6 for Good Friday. Holiday Garbage Collection

Tyler Police searching for armed robber

On Monday, April 02, 2012 at 2:35 p.m. Tyler Police responded to Valero, 1736 E. Gentry on an Armed Robbery.

Update: Trees, power lines down in Tyler and Longview

Tyler - A power line is in the street at Sneed and First in Tyler. There is also a tree down on Sixth Street in Tyler.

Update: Man who died in 7-vehicle I-20 wreck identified

Gregg County — According to Gregg County DPS, the man who died has been identified as Michael Lee Barnett, of Tyler.

Update: East Texas power outages reported

There are about 600 Oncor customers without power in Smith County.

Tugboat captain finds dead woman floating in Red River

POINTE COUPEE PARISH, LA — A woman was found floating in the Red River yesterday afternoon. Deputies are working to determine who she is and how she died.

Authorities searching for fatal hit-and-run driver

DPS and the Smith County Sheriff's Office are looking for a driver who fatally struck a motorcyclist overnight Saturday.