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Assault at Lake Tyler

Tyler, Texas — Tyler Police were dispatched early this morning ti the East Texas Medical Center emergency room in response to a man who was assaulted on Lake Tyler.

Nacogdoches man gets 50 years for sexual assault on child

A Nacogdoches man was sentenced to two 20-year stints in prison and another 10 years in prison, all to be served concurrently, after being found guilty Wednesday of three sexually-related crimes against a child.

Shootout between U. S. law enforcement and drug cartel on Texas border

Early this morning, U. S. law enforcement officers participating in a multi-agency Texas Ranger Recon operation were fired upon from Mexico while attempting to interdict a large drug load.

Media reports: Rep. Weiner's wife pregnant

New York — Reports are surfacing that the wife of scandal-ridden Representative Anthony Weiner is pregnant. Mr. Weiner is under fire for sending sexual messages and pictures to at least 6 women via Facebook and Twitter.

You tell me, Texas

By a show of hands, upon hearing the news that a photo of a male bulging in his skivvies was posted to New York Representative Anthony Weiner's twitter account, how many believed that it wasn't Anthony Weiner? Nobody?

Nacogdoches Co. reinstates burn ban

NACOGDOCHES, Tx — Nacogdoches County commissioners on Wednesday reinstated the county-wide burn ban effective immediately for 90 days.

DPS citation court info now available online

Drivers who received tickets from the Texas Highway Patrol—and misplaced them before paying the ticket or making arrangements to contest it—can now look for the court information online, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Old scandal, new rules

New York Congressman Anthony Weiner is facing the kind of scandal that usually ends careers, political or otherwise. So with so much at stake, why would prominent men take this kind of risk?

Ranch hand found dead in Henderson County

HENDERSON COUNTY — A ranch hand was found dead in Henderson County near Athens Monday. He was discovered near a tractor with multiple injuries. The man has not been identified at this time.

DPS confirm fatal Smith County wreck

SMITH COUNTY — Officials say it was a white male who was killed in the accident located at County Road 210 and FM 850. His identity is not released at this time. KFXK will continue to update this story.