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Lindale woman, daughters die in fiery I-20 wreck

A Lindale woman and her three daughters died in a fiery wrong-way wreck near Dallas overnight, according to Mesquite Police. It happened around 11:30 pm on Interstate 20 in Mesquite.

Longview woman loses home to possible electrical fire

One Longview woman is homeless after a fire burned down her house Thursday morning. The blaze on the 100 block of White City Street was reported by neighbors around 9:15 a.m.

Update: 3,000 people without power in East Texas

More than 3,000 people in East Texas are currently without power this morning. ONCOR reports that more than 1,800 people in Smith County are without power.

"The Wyeths Across Texas"

Victoria Browning Wyeth stops by to talk about a great exhibit coming to Tyler. "The Wyeths Across Texas" opens in September and runs through December.

Liberty City hit and run driver sought

Gregg County DPS is searching for a black SUV they believe was involved in a hit and run Sunday evening.

High turn out numbers for Republican primary voters in Smith County

The turnout for Republican voters was said to be high from Tuesday's primary. Almost 28,000 ballots were cast in the Smith County Republican Primary.

LETU Flight Team wins competition safety award at NIFA nationals

(Longview, Texas)—LeTourneau University’s “Sting” Precision Flight Team was awarded the Competition Safety Award at the 2012 National Intercollegiate Flight Association SAFECON flight competition hosted by Kansas State U

New online training offered for Alzheimer's family members

With a growing number of people being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, reports estimate that 80 percent of those people are being cared for by family members.

UPDATE: Tyler police catch armed Conoco robber on West Pickney St.

A Fox 51 photographer on scene says the suspect, 39-year-old Mark Antonio Lee, came out of a home with his hands in the air and gave up without incident.

Chris Paddie releases statement on winning House District 9

East Texas — Former Marshall Mayor Chris Paddie has won the Republican Primary in House District 9, defeating incumbent Wayne Christian. There is no Democrat filed to run in the HD 9 general election.