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2-year old taken to Dallas hospital for severe burns; CPS investigating

TYLER — Tyler police are investigating an incident in which a 2-year old's feet were severely burned Tuesday.

Henderson man accused of sexually assaulting child

Henderson — On Monday, Rusk County authorities arrested a Henderson man accused of sexually assaulting a child.

Tyler Police on scene of aggravated assault

TYLER — Tyler Police were dispatched to an aggravated assault on the 500 block of East Line St. around 5:30 Tuesday evening. Fox51 crews were on location as a person was taken from the scene on a stretcher.

Tyler Police make an arrest in aggravated kidnapping

Tyler Police Department- On February 28, 2012, at about 4:39 pm, Tyler Police were called to 1012 Robertson Avenue, in reference to a possible Kidnapping.  When officers arrived on scene, a witness stated that they had obs

City of Whitehouse hires assistant police chief after audit reveals problems with department

KETK has learned the city of Whitehouse has hired a new assistant police chief after an audit revealed problems with the police department. The city ordered the audit to explain the high rate of turnover within the department.

.Troopers find 40 pounds of cocaine during I-20 traffic stop

A Georgia woman was arrested Monday morning on Interstate 20 after troopers found more than 40 pounds of cocaine.

325 new Tyler jobs is one step closer

The City of Tyler is pleased to announce that Centene Corporation, a leading manager of health care services, has chosen Tyler as its first choice in Texas for the location of a multi-state regional claims processing facility in the new 140-acr

TISD officials say reports of gun at Robert E. Lee campus are inaccurate

TYLER — Tyler ISD has released the following statement:

Nacogdoches Co. authorities arrest suspect in Douglass student stabbing

Douglass — Deputies arrested a Douglass High School teenager accused of stabbing another student during a school field trip last Thursday, According to Nacogdoches Sheriff Kerss.

Willie Nelson to play in Lufkin

According to protix.com, Willie nelson will perform April 19 at the Angelina County Expo Center in Lufkin.