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Tyler ISD announces planned temporary superintendent

The Tyler Independent School District Board of Trustees intends to name Gary Wayne Mooring Interim Superintendent upon the expected resignation of current Superintendent, Dr.

City of Tyler Volunteers give 4,989 hours

The Volunteer Tyler program is proud to announce that city volunteers have donated 4,989 hours back to their community.

Crews responding to rollover on Highway 69

Emergency crews are responding to a rollover wreck on Highway 69 between FM 346 and FM 344 near Bullard. Flint-Gresham fire officials on the scene, but could not say it anyone has been injured.

Update: Two more victims identified in fatal Crockett wreck

Update Tuesday:  More information has surfaced on the victims involved in yesterday's fatal wreck near Crockett.

Longview crime rates trending downward

Editor’s note: This is third in a series of stories examining homicide in Longview. Check out the first and second stories. Click here for more information on Longview homicides in the past five years.

UPDATE: Man accused of robbing elderly woman at Tyler library linked to other crimes

According to the Tyler Police Department, an arrest has been made in the robbery of an 82-year-old woman at the Tyler library. The suspect has been identified as 21-year-old Elliot B. West.

UPDATE: Arrest made in robbery of elderly woman at Tyler library

According to the Tyler Police Department, an arrest has been made in this case.

SCAM ALERT: Bogus Sprint bills

Well, they're at it again... BBB Serving Central East Texas has received reports of an email scam, this time from someone claiming to be Sprint, asking for credit or debit card card numbers for an immediate payment.

Mired in controversy, Hallsville police chief resigns

After being mired in controversy the past six months, Hallsville Police Chief Greg Scott has resigned.

East Texas Idol Winner

East Texas Idol Winner, Whitney Wright chats with Ben and Katie about her recent victory and her upcoming audition in Oklahoma. Miss Wright shares her inspirations, how she realized her talent and her plans for the future.