Two Dead in Smith County Wreck
Two people are dead following a traffic accident Sunday morning in Smith County.
Gas Prices Continue to Rise in Texas
HOUSTON — Retail gasoline prices have jumped another 7 cents in the state , the ninth straight week with an increase.
[BREAKING] East Texas Mail Processing Center to Close, Move Operations
The U.S. Mail processing plant located at East Texas Center, just north of Tyler, will soon be shutting down and moving operations to Shreveport, La., Austin and Coppell, according to a release from the U.S. Postal Service.
Salon Owner Sought for Performing Illegal Breast Augmentation
Police are seeking a beautician charged with an unlicensed medical practice after a breast augmentation she’s accused of performing left a customer hospitalized in critical condition.
Texas Man Found Guilty in Torture Trial
WEATHERFORD — The sentencing phase of a trial begins today in Weatherford for a North Texas man who was convicted of kidnapping his ex-neighbor and holding her captive for nearly two weeks.
Tyler Hospital Employee Injured During Robbery
For the second time in less than a month, a woman is robbed of her purse and injured during a holdup outside a Tyler hospital.
Heavy Rain Expected in East Texas This Weekend
Thunderstorms and up to three inches of rain are possible today through Saturday afternoon. A flood advisory also is possible for East Texas later today.
Analysts: Gas Prices Could Hit $4 Per Gallon by May
TYLER — Gas prices in East Texas are rising to a fast start for 2012. The average price for a gallon of gasoline has jumped nearly 12 cents over the past three weeks.
Tyler Man Gets Life Sentence for Shooting Smith County Deputy
TYLER — A Tyler man has received two life sentences after he pleaded guilty Monday on charges of shooting a Smith County Deputy in March of last year.
Former First Lady Barbara Bush in Tyler for Literacy Council
TYLER –Former First Lady Barbara Bush, who was the guest speaker at Tuesday’s Literacy Council of Tyler luncheon at Harvey Convention Center, encouraged the community to help educate others by volunteering.