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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.

Better Business Bureau event

Mechele Mills talks about an upcoming event that the Better Business Bureau is putting on in February.

One person dead in major wreck in Smith County

One teenager is dead and two others are injured in a major wreck in Smith County. We're told it involved two girls and one boy.

Longview native survives Italian cruise ship catastrophe

LONGVIEW — According to our newspaper partner the Longview News-Journal, a Longview native and her husband were among the survivors of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that capsized Friday.

Plant disease threatens Texas citrus trees

austin — The Texas Department of Agriculture and the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) have confirmed the first detection in Texas of citrus greening, a destructive plant disease that poses a threat to the state&rsqu

Sweet Gourmet

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet in Tyler talks winter soups with Ben Hill and Katie Green.

Lufkin City Council: one step closer to new fire station

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; at their Tuesday meeting; the city council took another step toward construction of a new fire station.

UPDATE: Hallsville reinstates terminated officers

The Hallsville City Council voted 3-2 on Tuesday night to reinstate police officers terminated in December, while the officers hired to replace them are out of jobs.