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Harrison County man stabs friend over $7 dispute

Waskom — A petty cash argument left one person with a large stab wound in Harrison County.

Wiley College fundraiser set for Friday night

Residents are encouraged to dress in their best white linen attire and attend a fundraiser this Friday in support of a local institution.

City of Tyler’s Lean Sigma Program saves $2.4 million

The City of Tyler reached a major milestone today by exceeding $2.4 million in hard and soft dollar savings through the implementation of their Lean Sigma Program.

Mini chef event slated for Tyler's Broadway Square Mall

TYLER, TEXAS — Pint-sized food lovers and even the pickiest eaters will have a blast getting crafty with cuisine as Super Duper Mini Chefs makes its annual spring appearance at approximately 100 Simon® malls nationwide.

Two arrested after 56 bruises and bites found on dead child

BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man and a woman Tuesday evening for second-degree cruelty to a juvenile after they discovered bruises and bites on their deceased 8-year-old son.

USS Texas' battle against rust may prove too costly

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; as tourists blithely strolled the decks of the USS Texas on Tuesday, workers struggled below decks - without air conditioning - to control a leak that was pouring nearly 1,000 gallons of seawater into the his

South Texas Teen dies from ricochet bullet

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a17-year-old South Texas boy is dead after a gunshot he fired at a butane tank ricocheted and hit him in the head.

One man in jail, another in critical condition after Tyler crash

One man is in jail and another is in the hospital in critical condition after an early-morning car crash at a Tyler intersection. The wreck happened at the intersection of Troup Highway and Loop 323 in Tyler just after midnight.

Athens man exposes himself to women on Tyler jogging trail

Smith County authorities arrested a man after he exposed himself to female joggers on the Rose Rudman Trail in Tyler.

SpaceX vehicle travels to Texas

Two weeks after Space Exploration Technologies’ (SpaceX) Dragon spacecraft made history as the first commercial vehicle to visit the International Space Station, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden traveled to McGregor, Texas to see the his