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Kilgore teacher on administrative leave after slapping autistic child

Kilgore, TX --- A Kilgore ISD teacher is on administrative leave after allegedly slapping a child while on a field trip. Kilgore ISD officials released a statement this afternoon concerning the incident.

Tyler police officer helps save woman at post office

TYLER — Around 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Tyler Motorcycle Officer Jimmy Turner had just completed a traffic stop in the 2600 block of S. Broadway near the post office.

Parts of Loop 287 shutdown in Lufkin

LUFKIN — Traffic on Loop 287, northbound near the Denman Avenue overpass in Lufkin, is being diverted to the exit ramp on Denman due to an 18-wheeler accident.

One killed in Upshur County wreck

UPDATE: Official say at Gilmer man died in a Tuesday two-vehicle crash in Upshur County.

Vehicle flips in Longview, damages several cars at dealership

TYLER — A vehicle flipped at the intersection of West Cotton and Spur 63 in Longview, damaging several cars at a nearby dealership.

UPDATE: Teen who opened fire in Smith County Juvenile Attention Center sentenced to 50 years

TYLER — KFXK crews in the courtroom report that Corey Webb has been sentenced to 50 years.  

Salvation Army

Ben Hill and Katie Green speak with the Salvation Army about how you can help those less fortunate this holiday season.

UPDATE: Boil water notice lifted in Henderson

HENDERSON— Gaston Water Supply has lifted the boil water notice in Henderson.   A boil water notice has been issued for parts of Henderson.