KILGORE (KYTX) -Gregry Sykes is only 6 years old, and is experiencing his first, live baseball game. He says he loves seeing these potential future pros in his own backyard of Kilgore. "I love baseball!" - Gregry SykesThe city of Kilgore hosts the East Texas Pump Jacks, and Kilgore Chamber of Commerce President Cindy Morris says they're a major asset bringing in about 600 fans a night. Visiting teams and fans fill up local hotels and eat at restaurants. "It's not only about the visitor, it's ... More>>
TYLER (KYTX) - Recently filed federal court documents are shedding new light on convicted serial bank robber Richard Swicegood's alleged five-year, multi-state bank robbery spree. More>>
The mystery of porcelain dolls being left on the doorsteps of eight California families has been solved, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department. More>>
Architect Gerald Bratz serves on Longview's Historic Preservation Commission. He's compiling history on Bivins Addition, hoping not only to preserve this neighborhood but also to help people who live and work here. More>>
Three siblings, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl, were killed after a stolen car plowed into a crowd in North Philadelphia Friday morning, police said More>>
The death of a 10-month-old girl left in a hot car in Wichita, Kansas -- the latest in a string of hot-car child deaths in the United States -- triggered the quick arrest of the girl's foster father and on Friday prompted state officials to launch home inspections of adoptive and foster families. More>>
GREGG COUNTY (KYTX) - A Houston psychiatrist is facing several charges for his alleged involvement in a human trafficking ring in New York. More>>
Angry clashes erupted Friday in the West Bank, after Palestinian leaders called for a "day of rage" in response to the shelling of a United Nations shelter that killed 16 people. More>>
QUITMAN (KYTX)-We have new information about the death of two toddlers in a Quitman apartment yesterday. Police tell CBS 19 someone has been arrested for tampering with evidence. More>>
Lawyers with the Texas Civil Rights Project have filed 30 lawsuits throughout the state, calling out companies and organizations they believe are violating the Americans with Disabilities Act, of ADA. Four of those alleged offenders are in Tyler. More>>
TYLER (KYTX) - College student orientations are happening all over east Texas, and they are giving students a preview of what college life is like. For many, going out to parties is often a major part of it. Experts say once students are on college campuses -- they're more at risk for experiencing -- or witnessing a sexual assault. More>>
A traffic stop was made on the vehicle just off Green hill Rd on County Road 1612. When the vehicle stopped the vehicle driver fled on foot.
Officers detained two passengers from that vehicle while a ground search was conducted for the suspect that fled.
The Animal Welfare League in Port Charlotte Florida is investigating this photo of Thomas Mcguinness of Port Charlotte pointing the gun at a cat as a possible case of animal cruelty.
UPDATE: QUITMAN (KYTX) - According to the Texas Department of Protective Services, the family of two children who were found dead in an apartment in Quitman, had been previously investigated for allegations of medical neglect and physical neglect. More>>
Investigators and Deputies with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a home on FM-3052 in the Mixon Community near Bullard Thursday evening. More>>
(USA TODAY) - A street department worker in Wichita Falls, Texas, was stung 1,000 times by killer bees Thursday. More>>
SMITH CO.(KYTX) - The Smith County Sheriff's Office requests assistance in identifying a burglary suspect. More>>
GREGG CO (KYTX) - The Gregg County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding a stolen mower.
(CNN) -- A teenager in India, who had more than 200 "teeth" growing in his mouth due to a benign dental tumor, has had them removed. More>>
(TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - A pedestrian is being treated by emergency responders at the intersection of Highway 271 and Farm to Market Road 2015 after reportedly being struck by an 18-wheeler. More>>
CARSON, CA -- Nearly 3,000 high chairs are being recalled due to a design flaw that could cause children to be strangled. More>>
(CBS NEWS) - The Obama administration and House Republicans remain at odds over the crisis at the border. There's one thing on which they do agree: fast-tracking the deportation of thousands of young Central Americans who entered the country illegally. More>>
TYLER (KYTX) - The equipment is finally in and crews have installed all the pieces for the new emergency siren at New Copeland and Paluxy in Tyler. More>>
East Texas (KYTX)- Hot air balloons will soon fill the skies over East Texas for the annual Great Texas Balloon Race. More>>
Investigators are working trying to figure out what caused an Air Algerie passenger plane to crash. The USA Today is now reporting there were no survivors, but the plane's black box has been found. More>>
Concern is growing for the wellbeing of four journalists apparently detained in Iran this week, three of them American citizen. The Washington Post reported Thursday that it had received "credible reports" that its Tehran correspondent Jason Rezaian, a U.S. citizen, and his wife, Yeganeh Salehi, had been detained on Tuesday evening. More>>
East Texas (KYTX)- Happy TGIF! Mostly sunny skies today through the weekend with high temps topping out in the mid-upper 90's. More>>
(CNN)- The number of initial unemployment claims dropped to an eight year low last week. More>>
(CBS)- People who work rotating shifts are at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. More>>
After a few disastrous flu seasons, and recent increases in staph infections nationwide, spreading germs is becoming more and more serious. In a special report, we tested a bunch of things we touch every day to see how filthy they really are. More>>
ATHENS (KYTX) - CBS19 has obtained preliminary autopsy results, which reveal that 4-year-old Victoria Wyatt died from multiple injuries, including a stab wound to her chest. More>>
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