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Shots fired in Tyler

On May 18, 2012 at approximately 1:37 a.m. officers with the Tyler Police Department responded to the intersection of W. 28th St. and N. Border Ave. in reference to gun shots

Official: Below average turnout locally for early voting

Whether Mitt Romney edges out Ron Paul, Newt Gingrich or Michele Bachmann for Texas delegates in the Republican presidential primary evidently is not at the top of Gregg County voters’ minds, according to Kathryn Neely, Gregg County elect

Officials investigating death of Hawkins ISD student

HAWKINS — A 15-year old boy that attended Hawkins ISD died on Wednesday. The Dallas County Medical Examiner's office tells Fox 51 they have not yet performed an autopsy on Jacob Gatlin to determine the cause of death.

Update: Armed bank robbery in Tyler

Police now say the man is armed with a handgun, which he was carrying in his shorts.

"See and Save" program encourages water safety this summer

 With summer right around the corner and Memorial day this weekend, The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is urging parents to remember water safety.

Nacogdoches man arrested on federal drug charges

Nacogdoches Police have arrested a local man and recovered felony amounts of marijuana and codeine.

Nacogdoches crime reduction tied to goals

Nacogdoches, TX — In the last couple of years, goal-setting done by the Nacogdoches Police Department has been attributed, in part, to the reduction in crime, Chief Jim Sevey said.

SFA hosting counter-cyberterrorism training

Nacogdoches, TX — About 60 professionals nationwide are at Stephen F.

Lufkin School officials lash back at state rep's campaign claims

Lufkin, TX — Lufkin school district officials are speaking out after a political advertisement accused the Lufkin school board of raising taxes to fund a raise for district Superintendent Roy Knight.

Fatal Longview shooting victim was set up, mother says

Longview,TX — A Tuesday night shooting that left a 23-year-old Longview man dead and at least two other people wounded may have been the result of a setup, the dead man’s mother said.