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Lon Morris to enter into agreement with another school

JACKSONVILLE — The consulting firm representing Lon Morris College in Jacksonville released the following statement to Fox 51 on Wednesday, regarding the status of the school's financial problems:

Big Sandy man gets 60-year's in prison for sister's murder

GILMER -- A jury on Tuesday sentenced Glenn Wade Myers Jr., 55, of Big Sandy to 60 years in prison after convicting him of murder in the shooting death of his sister.

Drunk Lufkin driver rolls vehicle, found with cocaine

Lufkin — An alleged drunk Lufkin driver is in the Angelina County Jail after rolling his vehicle Tuesday night. Police records show it happened around 11:00 p.m. on the 2200 block of Paul Avenue.

Gladewater ISD plans step raises for all employees

The Gladewater ISD school board has approved a balanced budget while giving two step increases to all staff members and maintaining its tax rate.

Furnishings moving back to Governor’s Mansion as construction nears finish

AUSTIN – As the massive restoration of the Texas Governor’s Mansion nears completion, pieces from the historic Governor’s Mansion Collection are being moved back into the home.

Airman missing from Vietnam War identified as Longview native

The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing in action from the Vietnam War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors

Tyler ISD teachers trained by NASA leader

School is out, but class is in session for some Tyler Independent School District teachers who are busy preparing for next year.

Lindale woman killed in one-vehicle rollover near Tyler

Smith County — The woman killed in this mornings rollover has been identified as 38-year-old Windy Ann Holland of Lindale. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Quincy Beavers.

Haircuts for job interviews

Tony Chung with Great Clips stops by witha  few tips to help make you more presentable for job interviews. For more information or to schedule an appointment visit www.greatclips.com.

East Texas Wedding Extravaganza

Joyce Crawford stops by with a beautiful bride to share some great information about an upcoming even here in Tyler.