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Tyler removes mandatory water restrictions

TYLER — The City of Tyler is rescinding Stage Two mandatory water restrictions that were put in place in December 2011 and reinstituting Stage One voluntary restrictions.

Smith County jailer arrested for alleged sex with inmate

Tyler — A Smith County jailer was arrested last week and later indicted for allegedly having sex with a female inmate.

Update: Man shot by homeowner dies of injuries

According to the Tyler Police Department, Jason Raychard Williams died at 1:48 pm on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Tyler Public Library Hosts Azalea Tales

Just in time for spring, the Tyler Public Library hosts the second annual “Azalea Tales”, a free storytelling event set amid the beauty of the East Texas spring during the Azalea Trail.

UPDATE: Mother-daughter bank robbers may be responsible for Henderson bank robbery

Gulfport Police Department — On March 26, 2012, at approximately 1:00 p.m. the Gulfport Police Department responded to Regions Bank, located at 9420 Highway 49 for a report of an armed robbery in progress.

Gregg County cracks down on deadbeat parents

LONGVIEW — Gregg County deputies conducted a warrant sweep today for parents failing to pay child support.

East Texas Symphonic Band to perform at LETU April 2

(LONGVIEW, Texas) – The East Texas Symphonic Band will present its Sounds of Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 2, at LeTourneau University’s S.E. Belcher, Jr. Chapel and Performance Center, 2100 S. Mobberly Ave.

Louisiana Man Guilty of Dealing Methamphetamine in East Texas

TYLER, Texas – A 21-year-old Zwolle, LA man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Mega Millions jackpot at 3rd largest ever

UNDATED — People across the nation are buying up Mega Millions tickets for a shot at $363 million. This is the third highest jackpot in the game's history.

Nacogdoches Police investigate child's injuries

The Nacogdoches Police Department has opened an investigation into the injury of a one-year-old girl.