Local News + Statewide News

Drop in energy prices lowers the boom in Texas oil patch

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Falling oil prices halted a 30-month growth spurt in Texas’ oil and gas industry boom in June.

Betterton wins in Upshur County as confusion leaves one race unsettled

Sheriff Anthony Betterton won his re-election bid, meanwhile confusion at one voting location threw Upshur County's runoff election into turmoil, leaving one race unsettled Tuesday night.

Date night with French Peas Flowers

Holly Olson with French Peas Flowers in Tyler stops by with a few beautiful suggestions that would impress any date and are able to withstand the Texas heat.

McSwain pleads guilty to prescription fraud

Our radio partners at KTBB report a  former Tyler fitness center operator has pleaded guilty to two charges of prescription fraud.

Wining and dining with Wasabi

Jesus Roberto Delgado Charles, General manager of Wasabi: Sushi Bar & Asian Bistro stops by to chat with Ben and Katie about a few delicious food and wine options they offer.

Longview man gets prison time for dealing ecstasy

A 31-year-old Longview, Texas man has been sentenced for federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Major drug bust near Shreveport yields 24,000 grams of pot, cars, cash and guns

Five people have been arrested in connection with a major drug bust that yielded over 24,000 grams of synthetic marijuana.

UPDATE: Carmel Foster pleads guilty to all charges

TYLER, TX — UPDATE: Carmel Foster has pleaded guilty to all charges against her, according to the Smith County District Attorney's Office.

Smith Co. Commissioners Court approves alcohol sales on Nov. ballot

In November, Smith County Precinct 2 voters will decide if they will allow the sale of beer and wine in their district.

Bayless Custom Homes Inc.

Gary Bayless with Bayless Custom homes stops by to talk with Ben and Katie about a few ways to modernize your home with a great display of before and after pictures.