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Lindale city councilman dies at 81

Lindale City Councilman Charles W. Morphis died last Friday at the age of 81. Morphis had served the city since 2007.

Rebels and Roses

Rebels and Roses: An East Texas Muisc Festival is headed our way this May. Jasen Carter and Gayle Helms fill us in with all the great details.

Lindale gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Lindale gas station was robbed at gunpoint this afternoon. It happened at around 4 p.m. at the Exxon station near Highway 69 and I-20.

Major wreck in Tyler on FM 155 and Loop 323

Fire Officials tell KFXK there was a two car collision on FM 155 and Loop 323 at around 7 o'clock. Two cars hit head on going around 60 miles an hour. One person was pinned-in and another was unconscious.

Teen pregnancy hits record lows, experts say

TYLER - Teen birth rates are hitting record lows across the country but, unfortunately in East Texas some would say that's not the case.

Traffic advisory: I-20 eastbound lanes blocked in Van Zandt County

Van Zandt County — A truck fire has blocked both eastbound lanes on I-20 in Van Zandt County. According to Smith County Department of Public Safety, the truck is located at mile mark 543.

Longview man pleads guilty to dealing ecstasy in ETX

TYLER, Texas – A 31-year-old Longview man has pleaded guilty to dealing ecstasy in East Texas. Rickey Spratling pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute ecstasy today before U.S. Magistrate Judge John D. Love.

“Stuart Little” Live at Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall presents the live theatrical performance of “Stuart Little,” on Tuesday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m.  Stuart Little is a realistic fantasy about a talking mouse born into an ordinary New York family; however, the family

UPDATE: Men injured in shooting involving Cherokee County deputy identified

CHEROKEE COUNTY — UPDATE: Two men have been identified as those injured in the shooting involving a Cherokee County Deputy Sunday evening.

Body found in truck; man and woman arrested after allegedly throwing bloody items in dumpster

NACOGDOCHES — UPDATE: The victim in the homicide case has been identified as Gilbert Joseph Thibodeaux, age 32 of Nacogdoches. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------