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Big Sandy resident finds 7-foot alligator in front yard

LONGVIEW — Big Sandy resident had a bit of a scare today when he discovered a 7-foot alligator in his front yard.

Nacogdoches ISD increases security after rumored campus fight

NACOGDOCHES — UPDATE: Nacogdoches ISD released the following statement to KFXK:

Man allegedly kills his two children, self in early morning shooting

Officials tell KFXK the shooter has been identified as 39-year old Scott Swanson. The victims have been identified as 7-year old Alton Swanson and 4-year old Jacob Swanson.

Longview man hit crossing intersection, dies at hospital

Longview — One person is dead after a person was hit crossing an intersection Thursday night in Longview.

Man allegedly kills his two children, self in early morning shooting

Officials tell KFXK the shooter has been identified as 39-year old Scott Swanson. The victims have been identified as 7-year old Alton Swanson and 4-year old Jacob Swanson.

Alabama man arrested in Nacogdoches

An Alabama man was arrested in Nacogdoches Thursday morning.

Longview man hit crossing intersection, dies at hospital

One person is dead after a person was hit crossing an intersection Thursday night in Longview.

Man exposed to Temik at ETMC in Quitman dies

A Wood County man exposed to a very hazardous substance has died from complications of the exposure. The incident happened Saturday in Quitman.

Fatal wreck in Wood County

One Person is dead after a one vehicle accident in Wood County. Steve Finley with the Mineola Volunteer Fire Department tells Fox 51, there were four adults in the vehicle.

UPDATE: Quitman ISD releases statements following death of 9 year old Ally Baker

Members of Quitman ISD's faculty and staff have released the following statements on the death of 9 year old Ally Baker: