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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.

Tyler crime drops 13%

TYLER — Crime in 2011 dropped 13% in comparison with 2010, according to the Tyler Police Department

Couple busted for dog fighting in Gregg County

gregg county — Two people are arrested by law enforcement officials after they were accused of dog fighting by a witness.

John Tyler coach under investigation

Tyler ISD coach Tony Pinson has been placed on administrative and is under investigation. The John Tyler boy's basketball coach has missed the Lions last 2 games while he is being investigated.

2 ETX troopers honored with distinguished awards

Today the Public Safety Commission and DPS Director Steven C. McCraw presented 30 awards for extraordinary demonstrations of heroism.

Nacogdoches officials searching for meat thief

NACOGDOCHES — Officials with the Nacogdoches Police Department tell KETK, a man reportedly stole several packages of meat from a local grocery store.

Henderson Food Bank in need of donations

The Henderson Food Bank is trying still trying to recover after it's owners were in a serious motorcycle wreck last October.

17 students, including 4 football players, arrested in TCU drug raid

17 Texas Christian University students were arrested early Wednesday morning for allegedly selling drugs. The arrests were made after a 6-month long investigation, according to Fort Worth Police and university officials.

Kilgore Police Department mourns loss of K-9 officer

kilgore, tx — It is a sad day for members of the Kilgore Police Department. K9 Jeroen, a longtime member and senior police officer of the Kilgore Police Department, passed away early this morning due to a medical issue.

Hawkins man leads deputies serving warrant on chase; suspect still on the loose

WOOD COUNTY — Wood County authorities are currently searching for a man after he fled deputies serving a warrant on Monday evening.