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Plane theft suspect indicted on meth charges

Six East Texans have been indicted on charges of manufacturing meth by federal authorities, including the man accused of stealing a small airplane from the Athens airport in Feburary.

Tyler participating in statewide warrant sweep

tyler — In an effort to bring closure to unresolved warrants, the Tyler Municipal Court has announced that it will participate in the annual statewide warrant sweep from Feb. 13 through March 4.

Two killed, four injured in Gregg County wreck

Two people died and four were injured Sunday morning after a fiery wreck on I-20 in Gregg County. According to DPS, the wreck happened at about 3:00 am in the eastbound lanes of 1-20 near the Highway 42 exit in Gregg County.

Bowl-A-Thon

It was the 22nd annual Bowl-a-Thon at Green Acres Bowl, where it definitely wasn't the players' skills that got them into the league. Applicants paid fifty dollars a person, in teams a four to enter the Bowl-a-Thon.

Upshur Appraisal Fair in Gilmer

Doors opened at ten this morning, and people were already arriving with their antiques and family heirlooms. Appraisals were ten-dollars an item, and twenty dollars for three.

Vehicle hits a powerline pole in Tyler

Update: Oncor tells Fox51 that there are very few outages in Tyler at this time, and no power was lost due to this broken pole. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

UPDATE: Victim identified in three-car fatal wreck

Tyler Police tell Fox51 that one person is dead after a three car wreck around 2:30 Saturday afternoon on Highway 69 just north of the Loop in Tyler. The man has been identified as 61-year-old Javier Mojarro of Lindale.

Renovated Cass County Courthouse to welcome residents Saturday

LINDEN — The results of almost $5 million in renovations will be unveiled Saturday afternoon during the rededication of the historical Cass County Courthouse on the square in Linden.

Book writing seminar by Llarme` Palmer

Author Llarme Palmer is offering a seminar for aspiring writers.

Widespread phone line problems thoughout Rusk Co.

RUSK COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT- The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office and other areas throughout Henderson are currently experiencing problems with their phone lines.