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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.

Wreck sends 4 Kilgore ISD students to the hospital

KILGORE — A wreck in Kilgore sent four students to area hospitals. It happened a little after 3:30 at the intersection of Woodlawn and Highway 259 Tuesday afternoon.

Tyler authorities search for alleged FRESH kidnapper

Tyler- UPDATE: Police have arrested 33 year-old William Easley of Flint. Police tell Fox 51, he was arrested at his home in Flint without incident. 

2 taken to hospital in Jacksonville stabbing

JACKSONVILLE, Texas — Two people were taken to the hospital in Jacksonville following a stabbing Tuesday afternoon. The incident happened at a house on San Saba Street.

One of East Texas' most wanted arrested by the United States Marshals

VAN ZANDT — The United States Marshals Service “Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force” facilitated the arrest of Jerry Don Whatley today, 17 January 2012.

Woden water supply issues boil water notice

Due to reduced pressure, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has required our water system the Woden Water Supply to notify customers of the need to boil their water prior to consumption.

Tyler Civic Theatre presents: "The Diary of Ann Frank"

Ben Hill and Katie Green talk to two of the leading ladies from an upcoming production of "The Diarty of Ann Frank." For more information visit tylercivictheatre.com.

Texas author speaking in Lufkin Monday

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; he says he was an eyewitness to history during the Kennedy assaination, now Texas Author Frank Griffin will tell East Texans all about it.

New restaurant coming to Tyler

Ben Hill talks to Adam Wagner, the general manager at Mooyah.

East Texas inmate dies

Sheriff J. B. Smith tells Fox51 an inmate died early morning saturday after she was found gasping for air in her cell. The inmate was identified as 57-year-old Sonya Armstrong.