Local News + Statewide News

Craig James releases statement on Senate loss

U.S. Senate candidate Craig James released the following statement regarding the Texas primary election results this evening:

UPDATE: Armed bandit threatens life of Tyler convenience store clerk

Authorities are searching for a robber that is described as a black male, about 5'9" to 6' tall, heavy build, wearing a white muscle shirt and jeans. Officials warn he is armed with a semi-automatic weapon.

Texarkana College offers Summer I registration for 1 more week

Summer is a perfect time to try your hand at a course you have always wanted to take and hone in on a special skill.

City of Longview hosts career fair on June 13

The City of Longview will host a Career Fair from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 13, at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center, 100 Grand Blvd.

Update: Wreck at Front and Broadway cleared

Authorities say the wreck is now clear and traffic is flowing normally through the intersection.

National Fishing Day

Jim Booker from the Texas Freshwaters Fisheries Center down in Athens shares some great details about an upcoming event. This weekend the Center is inviting the public to join them for free fishing, hot dogs and drinks.

The Tuskegee Project

Carolyn Verver stops by to talk about a great exhibit at the Historic Aviation Memorial Museum in Tyler.

Texas primary results

The 2012 Texas primaries have arrived! Fox 51 will keep you up-to-date with local, state and national election on this page. The index below shows in what order the elections are listed.

East Texas voting information

KETK has rounded up everything you need to know for election day, including polling locations and sample ballots. There are links provided below.

Beaumont authorities investigate 10th murder of 2012

One person is dead, two others injured and another man is in jail as Beaumont police begin the city's tenth murder investigation of 2012.