Local News + Statewide News

Celebrity Birthdays, a family affair

The crew joins in for a game of Celebrity Birthdays!

Upcoming TxDot projects

Larry Krantz from TxDot talks upcoming projects here in East Texas.

Camryn sings on Fox 51

Up and coming pop sensation Camryn stopped by Fox 51. The tween singer became popular for her "I love Justin Bieber" song in 2011. Have a listen to one of the singles from her album!

Saturday morning fire damages multiple apartments in Tyler

Around three Saturday morning, residents at the Autumn Glen Apartments reported seeing smoke coming from one of the buildings.

House extensively damaged in Longview

A home in Longview was extensively damaged by a fire saturday. The fire happened on the 1300 block of Dale Street in Longview.

Jiu Jitsu Tournament in Tyler

It was an opportunity for East Texas fighters to show off their skills, and not have to drive too far from home.

2011 driest year on record for Texas and second hottest

HOUSTON TEXAS- The National Weather Service says 2011 was Texas' driest year on record as well as its second hottest. The agency said Friday the average rainfall for the drought-stricken state last year was 14.88 inches.

Jarvis Christian College President leaves post

Jarvis Christian College's president has left the institution just weeks after it was announced that the college's accrediting agency had placed it on warning.

Motorcycle crashes into building in Longview

LONGVIEW — According to Longview police, a motorcycle has crashed into a building and is now underneath it. It happened near Mobberly Baptist Church in Longview off Loop 281. Injuries are unknown at this time.

Purse snatcher caught by Good Samaritans

TYLER — A purse-snatcher is behind bars after witnesses give chase. At around 11:18 a.m. Friday, Tyler authorities were notified that several citizens were chasing a burglar in the area of Paluxy and Loop 323.