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UPDATE: More than $18M worth of marijuana found in Cherokee County

UPDATE (1:30pm): Officials have cleared all four marijuana patches. The first patch had 7,500 plants, and after clearing all 4 patches, they ended up with 18,288 plants.

Man arrested for stealing valves from Longview property

On August 30, 2012 at 5:00 p.m., Officers were dispatched to a suspicious activity call in the 5000 Block of West Loop 281.

Tyler Salon owner sentenced to 18 years behind bars

The Tyler Salon owner accused of practicing medicine without a license, will spend the next 18 years behind bars. Carmel Foster was sentenced to 8 years on the first count, and 10 years on the second.

UPDATE: Student stabbed in back at West Rusk CCISD released from hospital

UPDATE: According to West Rusk CCISD Superintendent Tommy Alexander, the child who was injured was stabbed in the back.

Thursday interview in La Place with Rachel Rollar

Fox 51's Rachel Rollar talks with Ben on Fox 51 Today about National Guard rescue missions from La Place, LA. To hear more from Rachel click here.

Labor Day fun with Sweet Gourmet

Pam Gabriel, owner of Sweet Gourmet, stops by with a few fun ideas for those planning outdoor festivities for the Labor Day weekend.

Murderer pleads guilty to sexual assault mid trial

Lufkin ,Tx — In the middle of a trial by Lufkin judge on a rape charge, a paroled Nacogdoches murderer opted to plead guilty following testimony about DNA evidence collected from the victim.

Kilgore ISD superintendent accepts role at Longview ISD

Longview, TX — Kilgore ISD Superintendent Jody Clements was hired Wednesday as Longview ISD’s assistant superintendent for administrative and pupil services.

Parkway dedicated to Tyler native Earl Campbell

A new section of roadway extending from Loop 323 to SH155 was opened today in Tyler at a special ribbon cutting ceremony featuring football legend, and Tyler native, Earl Campbell.

Judge declares mistrial in FRESH kidnapping case

A mistrial has been declared in the case of an alleged attempted kidnapping that took place in Tyler.