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Jacksonville Police on scene of theft at Walmart

JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville Police are working a theft on at the Walmart on Hwy. 69.

2 injured in accident at Barnwell Mountain

Gilmer — Two people were taken to a local hospital after an accident at the Barnwell Mountain Recreational Area.

6 new troopers headed to ETX following graduation

Austin — Fifty-seven men and women became Texas Highway Patrol troopers this morning after reciting the state’s law enforcement oath and receiving their badges during a ceremony in Austin.

Carrier announces proposal to close Tyler plant; 500 employees affected

TYLER — On Friday, Carrier announced to employees a proposal to close their Tyler plant, pending a collective bargaining agreement with the union.

Festival of Flags shows of holiday flags

Cindy Herbert talks about holiday flags she offers at her store Festival of Flags. Gift wrappins is also available. Watch the interview to see an exceptionally pretty package.

Popcorn Junction prepares for Valentine's Day

Bob Brackeen chats with the owner of Tyler's Popcorn Junction. The gourmet popcorn has some special flavors coming out for Valentine's Day! Listen to the interview to see what's coming to the Tyler store.

1 Injured and another arrested in 3 vehicle wreck in Tyler

Tyler — One person is arrested and another is sent to the hospital following a 3-vehicle wreck in Tyler. The accident happened on the 12-hundred block of Shaw and Loop 3-23 just after 7-30 Thursday.

Truck drives into Lake Palestine; Driver arrested

SMITH COUNTY — Our crew on the scene tells us, the driver of the truck, was in fact, under the influence. He was given a sobriety test at the scene, was searched and was arrested shortly after.

Crews working rollover on Hwy 110 North in Tyler

TYLER— Crews are working a one-vehicle rollover accident on Highway 110 North in Tyler. Officials say the driver of the truck left the scene.

UPDATE: Victim identified in Hwy 31 E fatal wreck

SMITH COUNTY — KFXK has learned 26-year old Michael Paz, of Kilgore, was the person killed in today's fatal wreck on Highway 31 East.