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UPDATE: Grandson steals grandmother's car; leads officials on chase

SMITH COUNTY — Smith County Sheriff's officials tell KFXK, they received a call Monday morning from a woman wanting to file a report against her grandson for taking her car without permission.

Police find stolen truck partially submerged

No arrests have been made in connection with a stolen pickup that was found partially submerged in the Sabine River Saturday afternoon.

Caddo Lake land, water transfer deal remains clogged

Caddo Lake residents learned last week a federal logjam blocking transfer of the last piece of land and water rights has not loosened in the four months since they last met.

Upcoming TXDOT projects

Larry Krantz from TXDOT talks about some upcoming construction projects here in east Texas.

Pet and owner exercise program

Animal experts say that many pets have the same activity level as their owners. So Jenny Craig and Purina are teaming up to get them both on their feet, and in shape.

UPDATE: Longview authorities identify weekend chase suspect

Longview — Longview officials have released the identity of the suspect from Sunday afternoon's high-speed chase.

Police arrest man for pointing gun at women and kids

TYLER — On 01-21-2012 at 4:06 am, Tyler Police Officers were dispatched to 320 E. Berta in reference to a disturbance. When officers arrived on scene, 26 year old Octavio Salas Jr.

East Texas bikers raise money for volunteer firefighters

The Tyler Longriders are known for their involvement in community charities, mainly concerning children, such as Toy for Tots.

Hallsville reinstates terminated police chief, officers

HALLSVILLE — 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.

Jacksonville Police on scene of theft at Walmart

JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville Police are working a theft on at the Walmart on Hwy. 69.