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Economic freedom

Professor Michael Stroup talks economics with Ben Hill. The two discuss a myriad of topics, ranging from the protestors on Wall Street to economic freedom.

Brook Hill state champions

Brook Hill Guard..... State Champions A title that has eluded head coach Terry Pirtle and his team for the past three years.

Multiple 18 wheeler wreck backing up traffic on I-20

Harrison County DPS confirms with Fox51 that three 18 wheelers were involved in a wreck on I-20 this afternoon.

Man accused of son's death out of jail

WOOD COUNTY, TX — Update: Saunders was released from jail a little after 10 Saturday morning. He was being held on a $50,000 bond.

Son of assault victim needs donations

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Glenn Beck comes to Tyler

Glenn Beck made his way to Tyler Saturday night, to promote his two new books, "Being George Washington" and "The Snow Angel" And though the the signing didn't begin until 8, some were there much earlier.

UPDATE: Wood County officials arrest father in connection with son's death

wood county — On Friday, 12-02-2011, George Saunders was located and arrested at the Walmart store in Mineola, Texas. Saunders was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Manslaughter, in the death of his son, Loren Saunders.

Longview bank robber on the loose

LONGVIEW — Several law enforcement agencies are searching for a man who robbed a bank in Longview Friday morning. Officers responded to a bank alarm at around 10:40 a.m. in the 3100 Block of H G Moseley Parkway.

Car crashes into 18-wheeler near Tyler Pipe

TYLER — One person is taken to a local hospital after crashing their car into a semi in front of Tyler Pipe on Highway 69 North.

Gilmer man pleads guilty to meth charges

A 37-year-old Gilmer, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal drug violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.