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Carrier announces proposal to close Tyler plant; 500 employees affected

TYLER — On Friday, Carrier announced to employees a proposal to close their Tyler plant, pending a collective bargaining agreement with the union.

Festival of Flags shows of holiday flags

Cindy Herbert talks about holiday flags she offers at her store Festival of Flags. Gift wrappins is also available. Watch the interview to see an exceptionally pretty package.

Popcorn Junction prepares for Valentine's Day

Bob Brackeen chats with the owner of Tyler's Popcorn Junction. The gourmet popcorn has some special flavors coming out for Valentine's Day! Listen to the interview to see what's coming to the Tyler store.

1 Injured and another arrested in 3 vehicle wreck in Tyler

Tyler — One person is arrested and another is sent to the hospital following a 3-vehicle wreck in Tyler. The accident happened on the 12-hundred block of Shaw and Loop 3-23 just after 7-30 Thursday.

Truck drives into Lake Palestine; Driver arrested

SMITH COUNTY — Our crew on the scene tells us, the driver of the truck, was in fact, under the influence. He was given a sobriety test at the scene, was searched and was arrested shortly after.

Crews working rollover on Hwy 110 North in Tyler

TYLER— Crews are working a one-vehicle rollover accident on Highway 110 North in Tyler. Officials say the driver of the truck left the scene.

UPDATE: Victim identified in Hwy 31 E fatal wreck

SMITH COUNTY — KFXK has learned 26-year old Michael Paz, of Kilgore, was the person killed in today's fatal wreck on Highway 31 East.

UPDATE: Names released in wreck that killed Smith County teen

SMITH COUNTY — Family members have released the names of the victims involved in Wednesday night's fatal wreck.

Man pulls gun on Nacogdoches teen waiting for school bus

nacogdoches — Authorities are searching for a gunman after he allegedly pulled a firearm on a 14-year old boy Wednesday morning.

Trinity Mother Frances presents free men's health event

John Moore from Trinity Mother Frances talks about a free men's health event here in Tyler.