Third West Nile Death Reported in East Texas
Cherokee County is the latest to report a death resulting from the West Nile virus.
Missing East Texas Fisherman’s Body Recovered
Search Crews have recovered the body of an East Texas fisherman who may have drowned in a private lake near Chapel Hill.
Please Leave a Message: The Decline of Voicemail
A new study prepared for USA TODAY finds voice mail is becoming more of an annoyance rather than a way of life we once came to rely on.
Parents of 2-Year-Old Found Dead Charged with Child Endangerment
The parents of a two-year-old Smith County boy who was found dead inside a septic tank are now jailed, but are not charged with their son’s death.
Two West Nile Deaths Reported in East Texas
Panola and Gregg County are each reporting one person has died from West Nile Virus. These are the first confirmed deaths in East Texas from the mosquito-borne virus.
East Texas Baby Drowns in Family Bathtub
A 9-month-old Tyler girl has died after drowning in the family bathtub.
The ‘Tyler Rose’ Earl Campbell Opens Roadway Named in His Honor
With his family and friends by his side, Tylerite Earl Campbell and Tyler Mayor Barbara Bass officially opened the new Earl Campbell Parkway Thursday.
Isaac Becomes a Hurricane
Isaac is now a full blown Category 1 Hurricane with winds speeds of 75 mph.
City of Tyler Activates Emergency Shelter for Possible Hurricane Isaac Evacuees
St. Louis Baptist Church located at 4000 Frankston Highway in Tyler is the site of the city’s first shelter location.
Back to School Reminders for East Texas Motorists
It’s back to school for many East Texas students. Local and state law enforcement remind motorist to use caution when approaching school zones and observe flashing lights at school crossings.
Lon Morris College Forced to Suspend Fall Semester Classes
Lon Morris College will suspend the fall semester as it continues to look for a purchaser of the college or a new financial partner.
Longview Man Arrested on Drug and Child Endangerment Charges
Stephen Cannada, 38, was arrested after police spotted two small children left in a vehicle at a Longview motel, one child was holding an open can of beer.