2012 NJCAA Div. 3 World Series Coming to Tyler
The 2012 NJCAA Division 3 Baseball World Series is coming to Tyler’s Mike Carter Field. The series will take place this Saturday through next Thursday (May 19-24) and will feature eight teams playing for the national championship, including our own Tyler Junior College Apaches.
Paint Recycling Event Coming Up Saturday in Tyler
If you’re anything like me, you’ve got several old cans of paint laying around the garage. You know, the stuff left over after you wife decides she doesn’t like the master bathroom anymore and wants a complete makeover done to it! The City of Tyler Solid Waste Department is here to help you legally …
[BREAKING] Another Earthquake Confirmed in East Texas This Morning
A second earthquake in as many weeks hit East Texas early this morning in nearly the same location.
Is ‘All You Can Eat’ Really ‘All You Can Eat?’ [POLL]
CNN is reporting on a man, Bill Wisth, from Wisconsin who went in to an all-you-can-eat restaurant for fish. After serving the 350 pound man a dozen pieces of fish, the restaurant said they were running out of fish and cut him off. They sent him home with eight more pieces of fish, but that wa…
Josh Hamilton’s Four Home Run Bat Heads to Cooperstown
Last week Josh Hamilton became the 16th player ever to hit four home runs in a single game, securing himself a place in the history books — as if he hadn’t done enough already. Now, the bat he used that night in Baltimore is headed to Cooperstown to forever live in the Hall of Fame. It broke last ni…
Goodwill Opens ‘Computer Works’ Store to Sell Recycled Computers
Goodwill has opened a new store called ‘Computer Works’ which is a store that sells recycled computers at very affordable prices. Goodwill is accepting donations of old computers, monitors and printers that they will refurbish and sell in the store. If you’ve got a few old computers gathering dust i…
Water Sports Event Coming to Lake Palestine for Children with Disabilities
There is a really cool event coming to Lake Palestine on Saturday, July 7. It’s called an “Adaptive Aquafest” and is for children and adults with disabilities to experience water skiing! If you are not the parent of, or personally know anyone with a disabi…
Pickups to be Targeted During ‘Click It or Ticket’ Campaign
There’s no doubt East Texans have a love affair with their pickups. In fact, one in four registered vehicles in the state of Texas are pickups. The sad news is, in a 2011 study conducted by the Texas Transportation Institute, only 80 percent of pickup truck drivers buckle up. This is…
Couple Steals Foul Ball From a Little Kid at Texas Rangers Game [VIDEO]
You’ve got to see this video that’s making the rounds today from last nights (4/25) Texas Rangers game. The Rangers first baseman Mitch Moreland pitches a ball up into the stands towards a little kid and a guy sitting next to him steals the ball out of mid air. The little boy proceeds to start cryin…
‘Pudge’ Rodriguez to Retire From Baseball Today
One of the best catchers in baseball history, and certainly Rangers history, will hang up his glove for good today. Pudge Rodriguez will officially announce his retirement after 21 years in the league. The best part – he’ll do it where it all began – in Texas.
Snoop Dogg Coming to Tyler [NSFW MUSIC VIDEO]
Yep, it’s true. Snoopy is coming to the Rose City.
[BREAKING] George Zimmerman Granted Bond
A judge has granted a $150,000 bond with restrictions for George Zimmerman who is accused of shooting 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Moments before the bond was announced by the judge, Zimmerman apologized for the death of Trayvon.