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UT Tyler sports

Jameson Adams, the Assistant Director of Recreational Sports at UT Tyler and two seniors stop by to talk about balancing their academic lives and playing sports.

Crockett man accused of drunken joyride on stolen backhoe

An alleged intoxicated thief makes off with another person's backhoe in Houston County Wednesday morning. At around 5 a.m., deputies were dispatched to a call regarding the theft of a backhoe from a house on County Road 2125.

UPDATE: Attorney releases statement on behalf of Kimbley family

The death of 2-year-old Jake Kimbley has rocked the East Texas community, leaving many searching for answer

Texas mother questions coach's punishment for player

An east El Paso mother said her teenage son was hurt at school and she's blaming a football coach who disciplined him on the field.

Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender caught in Nevada

Sean Michael Smith, 37, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after his capture in Washoe County, Nevada.

Cody Riley live CD taping concert at Liberty Hall!

The Cody Riley Band will be taping a live CD/DVD at Liberty Hall, 103 E. Erwin, on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9-10:30 p.m.

UPDATE: Father admits to leaving infant who died in SUV

New information has surfaced in the death of an infant at the LSU Medical Center's parking lot.

Juvenile arrested in drive by shooting

On Thursday morning at about 12:34 am, Tyler Police received a 911 call from the residents at 829 West 32nd Street. The complainant stated that a grey sedan had just fired several shots at the house.

Lubbock judge: Obama re-election could prompt civil war

A Lubbock County judge is making headlines after suggesting that President Obama might hand over sovereignty of the United States to the United Nations, possibly igniting in a civil war.