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Update: No injuries as vehicle plows through playground, hits YMCA in Whitehouse

A woman struck the YMCA in Whitehouse during the 8:00 am hour Wednesday morning.

Kid's meals with The Diner

Llyod Nichols with The Diner in Tyler stops by with a few meals that are both nutritious and delicious for the kiddos.

First Impact Education

Mark Haily with First Impact Education stops by to chat with Ben about furthering your child's education. Mark highlights the importance of parental involvement in the education process.

Longview mosque opens doors to public

Members of Longview’s Muslim community announced they will hold an open house Friday for the city’s first mosque.

Nine border patrol stations to close; 41 agents to move to posts closer to borders

Nine Border Patrol stations will be closed within the next six months to move 41 agents closer to the southern and northern borders, according to a spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Funding cuts place limits on low-cost vaccines

TYLER — A limit in the availability of low-cost vaccines this year is due to funding and policy changes by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Texas named America’s top state for business

AUSTIN – Texas is America’s Top State for Business 2012, according to CNBC’s sixth-annual study that scored all 50 states on 51 measures of competitiveness.

Featured Most Wanted fugitive captured in Mexico

AUSTIN – Javier Cortez Jr., 32, who was July’s Featured Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after his capture in Mexico and his extradition to the U.S.

Jacksonville ISD student headed to Microsoft World Championships

Certiport, the official test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, today announced Gabriela Tavera of Jacksonville Independent School District was selected as one of the top six finalists in the United States

UPDATE: One in custody following Smith County deputy, constable foot chase

Smith County law enforcement officials have taken one person into custody after a foot chase along Old New Harmony Road.