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Officials investigating death of Hawkins ISD student

HAWKINS — A 15-year old boy that attended Hawkins ISD died on Wednesday. The Dallas County Medical Examiner's office tells Fox 51 they have not yet performed an autopsy on Jacob Gatlin to determine the cause of death.

Update: Armed bank robbery in Tyler

Police now say the man is armed with a handgun, which he was carrying in his shorts.

"See and Save" program encourages water safety this summer

 With summer right around the corner and Memorial day this weekend, The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is urging parents to remember water safety.

Nacogdoches man arrested on federal drug charges

Nacogdoches Police have arrested a local man and recovered felony amounts of marijuana and codeine.

Nacogdoches crime reduction tied to goals

Nacogdoches, TX — In the last couple of years, goal-setting done by the Nacogdoches Police Department has been attributed, in part, to the reduction in crime, Chief Jim Sevey said.

SFA hosting counter-cyberterrorism training

Nacogdoches, TX — About 60 professionals nationwide are at Stephen F.

Lufkin School officials lash back at state rep's campaign claims

Lufkin, TX — Lufkin school district officials are speaking out after a political advertisement accused the Lufkin school board of raising taxes to fund a raise for district Superintendent Roy Knight.

Fatal Longview shooting victim was set up, mother says

Longview,TX — A Tuesday night shooting that left a 23-year-old Longview man dead and at least two other people wounded may have been the result of a setup, the dead man’s mother said.

Update: One injury reported in East Texas earthquake

TIMPSON, TX - — The USGS confirms that a magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck 3 miles east of Timpson, Texas, at around 3:15 Thursday morning.

National Coin Collectors comes to Gilmer, TX!

Want something to do that doesn’t cost you anything, but could earn you everything?! The National Coin Collectors Association will be hosting a free event in Gilmer at the Gilmer Civic Center.