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Three more defendants plead guilty in 2013 Tyler Motel murder Video included

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Three defendants in a 2013 murder pleaded guilty and avoided a trial Friday. More>>

Report: Flint girl's hot car death accidental, dad drug-free Video included

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Russel Lindstrom, charged with manslaughter in the hot car death of his young daughter was in court Friday morning for a bond-reduction hearing. More>>

Web Exclusive: New law on inheriting online accounts Video included

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When someone dies, often their online identity dies as well. A new law in one state, however, is looking to change that.  Think about all of the online footprints and accounts you've made. More>>

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  • UPDATE: Kilgore Man Attacks the Kilgore Fire Department

    UPDATE: Kilgore Man Attacks the Kilgore Fire Department

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:37:53 GMT
    Kenny DavlinKenny Davlin
    KILGORE (KYTX) - The Kilgore Police Department says at around 1 a.m. Saturday morning, the Kilgore Fire Department responded to a fire on the 1500 block of Peach Street. The house was fully engulfed and unoccupied. The fire was being extinguished when one of the firefighters saw 39-year-old Kenny Wayne Davlin carrying a gun behind his back. Police report that Davlin could've been intoxicated. Police report that Kilgore Fire Marshal Brandon Bigos tried to take Davlin's gun, and take him into c...More >>
    KILGORE (KYTX) - The Kilgore Police Department says at around 1 a.m. Saturday morning, the Kilgore Fire Department responded to a fire on the 1500 block of Peach Street. The house was fully engulfed and unoccupied. The fire was being extinguished when one of the firefighters saw 39-year-old Kenny Wayne Davlin carrying a gun behind his back. Police report that Davlin could've been intoxicated. Police report that Kilgore Fire Marshal Brandon Bigos tried to take Davlin's gun, and take him into c...More >>
  • Local Homeless Shelters Are Helping Folks Combat the Texas Heat

    Local Homeless Shelters Are Helping Folks Combat the Texas Heat

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:38:36 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -Hiway 80 Rescue Mission is gearing up for what workers say is the toughest time of the year. When the temps rise, so does the number of people needing relief.Caleb Jones is only 22 years old, and has found himself in a tough spot financially. He says without the shelter his time would be devoted to finding safety from the texas sun."Trying to find something to drink, a cool place. Whether that's trying to stay under a big tree or going to stores." - Caleb Jones, HomelessHiway...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -Hiway 80 Rescue Mission is gearing up for what workers say is the toughest time of the year. When the temps rise, so does the number of people needing relief.Caleb Jones is only 22 years old, and has found himself in a tough spot financially. He says without the shelter his time would be devoted to finding safety from the texas sun."Trying to find something to drink, a cool place. Whether that's trying to stay under a big tree or going to stores." - Caleb Jones, HomelessHiway...More >>
  • Run It Like It's Hot Miracle Mud Run Begins Saturday Morning

    Run It Like It's Hot Miracle Mud Run Begins Saturday Morning

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:28 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:28:27 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -At least a thousand runners are expected to try and tackle the "Run It Like It's Hot Miracle Mud Run".The run is a first for Longview and is quite different from other runs. The track is laden with obstacles and of course, it's muddy. The run is to raise money for a special needs baseball park; a first for East Texas.The Miracle League of East Texas is hosting the event and its Treasurer Allen Lizza says, it'll give special needs kids a chance to enjoy sports"There are so man...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -At least a thousand runners are expected to try and tackle the "Run It Like It's Hot Miracle Mud Run".The run is a first for Longview and is quite different from other runs. The track is laden with obstacles and of course, it's muddy. The run is to raise money for a special needs baseball park; a first for East Texas.The Miracle League of East Texas is hosting the event and its Treasurer Allen Lizza says, it'll give special needs kids a chance to enjoy sports"There are so man...More >>
  • Longview police, activists finding ways to build, understand relationship between cops, public

    Longview police, activists finding ways to build, understand relationship between cops, public

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:20:57 GMT
    Longview police officer Kristie Brian says social media is the best way to keep the public informed, especially after recent officer-involved shootings in Longview.More >>
    Longview police officer Kristie Brian says social media is the best way to keep the public informed, especially after recent officer-involved shootings in Longview.More >>
  • MADD issues warning about teen back-to-school drinking, driving

    MADD issues warning about teen back-to-school drinking, driving

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:29 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:29:40 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX) - Mother's Against Drunk Driving is issuing a warning to parents and teens about alcohol-related crashes during the back to school season. Nearly 200 children died in texas last year in July and August -- in alcohol related crashes.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) - Mother's Against Drunk Driving is issuing a warning to parents and teens about alcohol-related crashes during the back to school season. Nearly 200 children died in texas last year in July and August -- in alcohol related crashes.More >>
  • Cumberland Academy participates in "Ice Bucket" challenge

    Cumberland Academy participates in "Ice Bucket" challenge

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:24:34 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX) The ALS ice bucket challenge is continuing to make it's way around east Texas. Friday Cumberland Academy teachers, students and administrators held a mass ice bucket challenge to help raise ALS or Lou Gehriq's ss. They also want to recognize one of their students' parents who is living with the disease.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) The ALS ice bucket challenge is continuing to make it's way around east Texas. Friday Cumberland Academy teachers, students and administrators held a mass ice bucket challenge to help raise ALS or Lou Gehriq's ss. They also want to recognize one of their students' parents who is living with the disease.More >>
  • What Ferguson arrest logs show

    What Ferguson arrest logs show

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:52:24 GMT
    Photo: CNNPhoto: CNN
    (CNN) -- By the time the tear gas started to clear in Ferguson, Missouri, at least 212 people had been arrested over nearly two weeks of clashes with police.More >>
    (CNN) -- By the time the tear gas started to clear in Ferguson, Missouri, at least 212 people had been arrested over nearly two weeks of clashes with police.
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  • Meet college football's high-tech new shrine

    Meet college football's high-tech new shrine

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:41:38 GMT
    Photo: College Football Hall of Fame, CNNPhoto: College Football Hall of Fame, CNN
    Atlanta (CNN) -- The new College Football Hall of Fame, opening here Saturday, is a gleaming, high-tech shrine to the pageantry of America's most popular campus sport.More >>
    Atlanta (CNN) -- The new College Football Hall of Fame, opening here Saturday, is a gleaming, high-tech shrine to the pageantry of America's most popular campus sport.More >>
  • Local Korean War veteran pleased by support of Korean government

    Local Korean War veteran pleased by support of Korean government

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:39:10 GMT
     TYLER (KYTX)-As Korean War veteran Leo Glover sits with a book depicting the way South Korea looks now, he can't help but think back on the years he served there. "During the Korean War I was a radio radar operator on a PBM 5A which is a navy sea plane and we checked shipping on the high seas coming out of China, we checked weather, all different things like that," Glover said.
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     TYLER (KYTX)-As Korean War veteran Leo Glover sits with a book depicting the way South Korea looks now, he can't help but think back on the years he served there. "During the Korean War I was a radio radar operator on a PBM 5A which is a navy sea plane and we checked shipping on the high seas coming out of China, we checked weather, all different things like that," Glover said.

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  • Chinese jet flies near U.S. Navy plane

    Chinese jet flies near U.S. Navy plane

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:19:08 GMT
    (CNN) -- A Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy plane this week -- coming as close as 20 feet at one point -- in what the White House called a "deeply concerning provocation."More >>
    (CNN) -- A Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy plane this week -- coming as close as 20 feet at one point -- in what the White House called a "deeply concerning provocation."More >>
  • Beanbag Chairs Recalled

    Beanbag Chairs Recalled

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:06:42 GMT
    MCKINNEY (CBSDFW.COM) - More than 2 million beanbag chairs are being recalled Friday after leading to the suffocation deaths of at least two children, including a 13-year-old boy from McKinney. More >>
    MCKINNEY (CBSDFW.COM) - More than 2 million beanbag chairs are being recalled Friday after leading to the suffocation deaths of at least two children, including a 13-year-old boy from McKinney. More >>
  • Dallas Cowboys break ground on new world headquarters

    Dallas Cowboys break ground on new world headquarters

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:56:06 GMT
    Photo: WFAAPhoto: WFAA
    FRISCO (WFAA)- The Dallas Cowboys held the official groundbreaking ceremony Friday at the team's new world headquarters under construction in Frisco.More >>
    FRISCO (WFAA)- The Dallas Cowboys held the official groundbreaking ceremony Friday at the team's new world headquarters under construction in Frisco.More >>
  • Happy first birthday, Bao Bao

    Happy first birthday, Bao Bao

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:24:17 GMT
    (USA TODAY)- Bao Bao, the National Zoo's giant panda cub, turns 1 on Saturday.To celebrate this major milestone, let's look back at some of her cutest moments caught on camera.Click here to watch her videos.Click here to see her timeline.More >>
    (USA TODAY)- Bao Bao, the National Zoo's giant panda cub, turns 1 on Saturday.To celebrate this major milestone, let's look back at some of her cutest moments caught on camera.Click here to watch her videos.Click here to see her timeline.More >>
  • Jellyfish-like creatures washing up on West Coast

    Jellyfish-like creatures washing up on West Coast

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:11:22 GMT
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    (USA TODAY)- Ocean-goers up and down the West Coast have spent weeks photographing thousands of mysterious sea creatures washing up on seashores from Washington to California, reports CNN.More >>
    (USA TODAY)- Ocean-goers up and down the West Coast have spent weeks photographing thousands of mysterious sea creatures washing up on seashores from Washington to California, reports CNN.More >>
  • Search warrant and arrest at local Mount Pleasant business

    Search warrant and arrest at local Mount Pleasant business

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:08:26 GMT
    photo: Mount Pleasant Policephoto: Mount Pleasant Police
    MOUNT PLEASANT (KYTX)- Mount Pleasant Police and Titus County Sheriff Narcotic Criminal Investigations Units conducted a joint narcotics investigation at the “Mt. Pleasant Donuts” restaurant located at 507 W. Ferguson St.More >>
    MOUNT PLEASANT (KYTX)- Mount Pleasant Police and Titus County Sheriff Narcotic Criminal Investigations Units conducted a joint narcotics investigation at the “Mt. Pleasant Donuts” restaurant located at 507 W. Ferguson St.More >>
  • Charges: Meat from cancerous cows

    Charges: Meat from cancerous cows

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:37:41 GMT
    Photo: CNNPhoto: CNN
    (CNN) -- A second former co-owner of the California slaughterhouse involved in a recall of nearly nine million pounds of meat was charged with knowingly processing and distributing meat from cancerous cows, court documents released this week say.More >>
    (CNN) -- A second former co-owner of the California slaughterhouse involved in a recall of nearly nine million pounds of meat was charged with knowingly processing and distributing meat from cancerous cows, court documents released this week say.More >>
  • 1 dead after head on collision on FM 17 in Van Zandt County

    1 dead after head on collision on FM 17 in Van Zandt County

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:31:13 GMT
    VAN ZANDT COUNTY (KYTX)- 22 year-old Steven Armstrong of Grand Saline is dead after his 2002 Nissan passenger car drifted into oncoming traffic on FM 17 this morning, according to Trooper Dark with DPS.Dark said Armstrong drifted over the center stripe of FM 17 and hit an 18 wheeler moving south on the road. Armstrong was pronounced dead at the scene.This investigation is still ongoing.More >>
    VAN ZANDT COUNTY (KYTX)- 22 year-old Steven Armstrong of Grand Saline is dead after his 2002 Nissan passenger car drifted into oncoming traffic on FM 17 this morning, according to Trooper Dark with DPS.Dark said Armstrong drifted over the center stripe of FM 17 and hit an 18 wheeler moving south on the road. Armstrong was pronounced dead at the scene.This investigation is still ongoing.More >>
  • ET charter school campus appealing TEA accountability ruling

    ET charter school campus appealing TEA accountability ruling

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:09:40 GMT
    U.T. Tyler's Innovation Academy met the Texas Education Agency's standards of accountability as a public school district, but it's campus in Longview did not meet standards this year either in progressing or in closing gaps in student performance.More >>
    U.T. Tyler's Innovation Academy met the Texas Education Agency's standards of accountability as a public school district, but it's campus in Longview did not meet standards this year either in progressing or in closing gaps in student performance.More >>
  • Smith County Judge receives top State honor

    Smith County Judge receives top State honor

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:35:40 GMT
    @SmithCountyNews@SmithCountyNews
    (KYTX) – Smith County Justice of the Peace Precinct 5, James Cowart was recently named as “Judge of the Year”.More >>
    (KYTX) – Smith County Justice of the Peace Precinct 5, James Cowart was recently named as “Judge of the Year”.More >>
  • Tension in Ferguson lessens; support for MO cop on rise

    Tension in Ferguson lessens; support for MO cop on rise

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:20:38 GMT
    photo: Gofundme.com for D. Wilsonphoto: Gofundme.com for D. Wilson
    FERGUSON (USA Today) -- As calm remained early Friday morning on the streets where Michael Brown's death brought angry protests, support for the officer who killed the teen remained strong. A page created to raise donations for Darren Wilson raised $218,000 from 5,400 people in the last four daysMore >>
    FERGUSON (USA Today) -- As calm remained early Friday morning on the streets where Michael Brown's death brought angry protests, support for the officer who killed the teen remained strong. A page created to raise donations for Darren Wilson raised $218,000 from 5,400 people in the last four daysMore >>
  • Browns' Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for obscene gesture

    Browns' Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for obscene gesture

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:11:21 GMT
    (Photo: Brad Mills, USA TODAY Sports)(Photo: Brad Mills, USA TODAY Sports)
    (USA TODAY) - Johnny Manziel's parting gift for losing out on the Cleveland Browns' starting quarterback job? How about a $12,000 fine.More >>
    (USA TODAY) - Johnny Manziel's parting gift for losing out on the Cleveland Browns' starting quarterback job? How about a $12,000 fine.More >>
  • Texas Softball Coach Charged with Sexually Assaulting Special Needs Child

    Texas Softball Coach Charged with Sexually Assaulting Special Needs Child

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:17:09 GMT
    Warren Doyle ( photo: Baytown Police Department)Warren Doyle ( photo: Baytown Police Department)
    (KHOU) -- A 69-year-old softball coach has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old on his special needs team.The child's parents reported their daughter had been assaulted multiple times by her assistant softball coach, Warren Doyle.More >>
    (KHOU) -- A 69-year-old softball coach has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old on his special needs team.The child's parents reported their daughter had been assaulted multiple times by her assistant softball coach, Warren Doyle.
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  • As school starts, watch out for the little ones

    As school starts, watch out for the little ones

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:41:42 GMT
    Tyler (DPS) – Attention drivers. Watch out for children walking to and from school or waiting for school buses. As the academic year begins, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) spotlighted the additional foot traffic. To protect the little ones, drivers must also follow all traffic laws related to school buses and school zones.More >>
    Tyler (DPS) – Attention drivers. Watch out for children walking to and from school or waiting for school buses. As the academic year begins, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) spotlighted the additional foot traffic. To protect the little ones, drivers must also follow all traffic laws related to school buses and school zones.More >>
  • Roadwork on South Broadway Avenue continues

    Roadwork on South Broadway Avenue continues

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:59:25 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX) - Roadwork on South Broadway Avenue, from Erwin Street to Fourth Street, will continue Sunday, Aug. 24 through Thursday, Aug. 28.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) - Roadwork on South Broadway Avenue, from Erwin Street to Fourth Street, will continue Sunday, Aug. 24 through Thursday, Aug. 28.More >>
  • Kidnapped Journalist's Parents Received Email from ISIS before His Death

    Kidnapped Journalist's Parents Received Email from ISIS before His Death

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:46:54 GMT
    James FoleyJames Foley
    New details are emerging surrounding the kidnapping and attempted military rescue of American journalist James Foley, whose beheading by the militant group Islamic State was revealed in a chilling video posted to the Internet this week.More >>
    New details are emerging surrounding the kidnapping and attempted military rescue of American journalist James Foley, whose beheading by the militant group Islamic State was revealed in a chilling video posted to the Internet this week.More >>
  • Vigil scheduled for Quitman toddlers killed in apartment last month

    Vigil scheduled for Quitman toddlers killed in apartment last month

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:36:23 GMT
    QUITMAN (KYTX)- A candelight vigil will be held on Sunday night to honor Natalye Price and Gabriella Guerrero, the toddlers killed at the Dogwood Villa apartments last month.The vigil will take place at 7 P-M at Jim Hogg Park in QuitmanMore >>
    QUITMAN (KYTX)- A candelight vigil will be held on Sunday night to honor Natalye Price and Gabriella Guerrero, the toddlers killed at the Dogwood Villa apartments last month.The vigil will take place at 7 P-M at Jim Hogg Park in QuitmanMore >>
  • Friday's Weather: Sunny & hot, high upper 90's

    Friday's Weather: Sunny & hot, high upper 90's

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:39 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:39:10 GMT

    Mostly sunny skies are expected by mid-morning today once the early morning clouds scatter out. Highs today will reach the upper 90's with lows dropping to 75 by morning.

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    Mostly sunny skies are expected by mid-morning today once the early morning clouds scatter out. Highs today will reach the upper 90's with lows dropping to 75 by morning.

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  • ETMC to cease inpatient services in Gilmer, Mount Vernon hospitals

    ETMC to cease inpatient services in Gilmer, Mount Vernon hospitals

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:32 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:32:20 GMT
    East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System announced Thursday it will discontinue inpatient services at its hospitals in Gilmer and Mount Vernon while continuing to offer clinics and other services at the facilities. ETMC also has informed the hospital authority in Clarksville that it will not renew its management lease for the hospital there when the current contract expires in 2016. More >>
    East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System announced Thursday it will discontinue inpatient services at its hospitals in Gilmer and Mount Vernon while continuing to offer clinics and other services at the facilities. ETMC also has informed the hospital authority in Clarksville that it will not renew its management lease for the hospital there when the current contract expires in 2016. More >>
  • MCSO: HPD officer busted with kilo of cocaine and 6-year-old son in backseat

    MCSO: HPD officer busted with kilo of cocaine and 6-year-old son in backseat

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:06 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:06:07 GMT
    A Houston Police officer is off the job after authorities say she was caught with a kilo of cocaine. Federal agents and deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office allege that Jasmine Renee Bonner brought her 6-year-old son along for the drug deal.More >>
    A Houston Police officer is off the job after authorities say she was caught with a kilo of cocaine. Federal agents and deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office allege that Jasmine Renee Bonner brought her 6-year-old son along for the drug deal.More >>
  • Report: At least 38 killed after tourist buses crash in Egypt

    Report: At least 38 killed after tourist buses crash in Egypt

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:55 AM EDT2014-08-22 12:55:32 GMT
    At least 38 people were killed and 41 injured early Friday when two tourist buses crashed in northeastern Egypt. The two buses were carrying an estimated 80 passengers, including 4 foreign tourists.More >>
    At least 38 people were killed and 41 injured early Friday when two tourist buses crashed in northeastern Egypt. The two buses were carrying an estimated 80 passengers, including 4 foreign tourists.More >>
  • Business News: Nearly 35 million to travel Labor Day weekend

    Business News: Nearly 35 million to travel Labor Day weekend

    (CNN)- More Americans are planning to head out of town for the Labor Day weekend. More >>
    (CNN)- More Americans are planning to head out of town for the Labor Day weekend. More >>
  • Health Alert: Vision loss in the elderly poses serious health risks

    Health Alert: Vision loss in the elderly poses serious health risks

    (CBS)- Vision loss can be a serious health threat for the elderly. More >>
    (CBS)- Vision loss can be a serious health threat for the elderly. More >>
  • Longview Man Vows to Run Across Texas

    Longview Man Vows to Run Across Texas

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:00 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:00:29 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -A man from Longview will be making a 762-mile journey across Texas.Oleus Lilly is lacing up and currently training to run across Texas. He will be running 26 miles a day for the enitire month of October. Lilly will be teaming up with the American Cancer Society to raise awareness and raise money for the organization. He says in '07 he lost his grandmother to breast cancer and she is his inspiration. "She would always come to my house to visit and I would never be there. She s...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -A man from Longview will be making a 762-mile journey across Texas.Oleus Lilly is lacing up and currently training to run across Texas. He will be running 26 miles a day for the enitire month of October. Lilly will be teaming up with the American Cancer Society to raise awareness and raise money for the organization. He says in '07 he lost his grandmother to breast cancer and she is his inspiration. "She would always come to my house to visit and I would never be there. She s...More >>
  • Oak Forest Country Club Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Oak Forest Country Club Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:44 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:44:55 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -An entire country club in Longview took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge yesterday.The Oak Forest Country Club held a fundraiser and awareness campaign for one of their own. The members filled dozens of buckets with ice and dumped it on themselves. Mark Eitelmal has suffered from ALS for years and is glad to see the popularity of the ice bucket challenge explode. "It has been a diseas that has been left behind through the years. It's not necessarily been avoided, but it h...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -An entire country club in Longview took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge yesterday.The Oak Forest Country Club held a fundraiser and awareness campaign for one of their own. The members filled dozens of buckets with ice and dumped it on themselves. Mark Eitelmal has suffered from ALS for years and is glad to see the popularity of the ice bucket challenge explode. "It has been a diseas that has been left behind through the years. It's not necessarily been avoided, but it h...More >>
  • Longview Police Seek Help in Weekend Shooting

    Longview Police Seek Help in Weekend Shooting

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:32:19 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -The Longview Police Department is seeking information regarding an early morning shooting Saturday.The Police Department says the shooting happened after a party at this Guest Innon North Access Road next to Interstate 20. Police Officer Kristie Brian says the police department believes it happened between rival gang members and the shooting resulted in 3 victims being transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center. Brian says the Longview has at least 30 recognized gangs in Lon...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -The Longview Police Department is seeking information regarding an early morning shooting Saturday.The Police Department says the shooting happened after a party at this Guest Innon North Access Road next to Interstate 20. Police Officer Kristie Brian says the police department believes it happened between rival gang members and the shooting resulted in 3 victims being transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center. Brian says the Longview has at least 30 recognized gangs in Lon...More >>
  • Hot playgrounds pose burn risks for kids

    Hot playgrounds pose burn risks for kids

     TYLER (KYTX) - Armed with an infrared thermometer, CBS19 put the equipment at one Tyler park to the test to see just how hot it gets during these sweltering summer months.More >>
     TYLER (KYTX) - Armed with an infrared thermometer, CBS19 put the equipment at one Tyler park to the test to see just how hot it gets during these sweltering summer months.More >>
  • Driver Speaks Out About Inspiration House Collision

    Driver Speaks Out About Inspiration House Collision

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:13:22 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -On the night of August 6th, LaToya Addison was driving back home after dropping off a family member. She says as she approached this intersection of Green and Young her brakes went out. "All I was doing was jamming on my breaks and hoping they would kick back in." - LaToya Addison, DriverBut her wish was not granted.The Longview Police investigation says, as she approached this red light she turned north onto Green and instead of a 90 degree turn the car made a c- shaped turn...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) -On the night of August 6th, LaToya Addison was driving back home after dropping off a family member. She says as she approached this intersection of Green and Young her brakes went out. "All I was doing was jamming on my breaks and hoping they would kick back in." - LaToya Addison, DriverBut her wish was not granted.The Longview Police investigation says, as she approached this red light she turned north onto Green and instead of a 90 degree turn the car made a c- shaped turn...More >>
  • Lawmaker, transportation commissioner urge voter passage of Prop 1

    Lawmaker, transportation commissioner urge voter passage of Prop 1

    LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Lawmakers and people in transportation gathered in Longview today,, asking for voter support of a constitutional amendment in November, meant to improve Texas roads. Proposition one, if passed, would divert half of the oil and gas revenue from the state's rainy day fund to TxDOT. Next budget year, that could amount to about 1.4 billion dollars. But speakers at today's transportation forum, hosted by Longview Chamber of Commerce at Pinecrest Country Club, say that's only abou...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Lawmakers and people in transportation gathered in Longview today,, asking for voter support of a constitutional amendment in November, meant to improve Texas roads. Proposition one, if passed, would divert half of the oil and gas revenue from the state's rainy day fund to TxDOT. Next budget year, that could amount to about 1.4 billion dollars. But speakers at today's transportation forum, hosted by Longview Chamber of Commerce at Pinecrest Country Club, say that's only abou...More >>
  • Capital Murder defendant Calvert wheeled, unwilling, into district courtroom

    Capital Murder defendant Calvert wheeled, unwilling, into district courtroom

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:38:39 GMT
    James Calvert was wheeled into Judge Jack Skeen Junior's courtroom Thursday afternoon in what appeared to be a catatonic state and seemingly restrained as deputies balanced him on a wheelchair while supporting his legs.More >>
    James Calvert was wheeled into Judge Jack Skeen Junior's courtroom Thursday afternoon in what appeared to be a catatonic state and seemingly restrained as deputies balanced him on a wheelchair while supporting his legs.More >>
  • East Texas Walmart awarded Division of Blind Services Employer of the Year

    East Texas Walmart awarded Division of Blind Services Employer of the Year

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:16:10 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX)-The Texas Division of Blind Services named East Texas area Walmart the employer of the year.Walmart was recognized this morning for having over 40 blind employees in stores across East Texas.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX)-The Texas Division of Blind Services named East Texas area Walmart the employer of the year.Walmart was recognized this morning for having over 40 blind employees in stores across East Texas.More >>
  • A new school year brings a new driving law

    A new school year brings a new driving law

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:10:41 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX)-The start of school brings the return of school zones, buses and crossing guards- all things drivers need to be aware of."Make sure you are watching for kids darting in and out of cars especially right near the school because there is so much pedestrian traffic right there," Tyler Police Officer Don Martin said.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX)-The start of school brings the return of school zones, buses and crossing guards- all things drivers need to be aware of."Make sure you are watching for kids darting in and out of cars especially right near the school because there is so much pedestrian traffic right there," Tyler Police Officer Don Martin said.More >>
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  • National Guard troops arrived in Rio Grande Valley

    National Guard troops arrived in Rio Grande Valley

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:48 AM EDT2014-08-15 12:48:27 GMT
    The first wave National Guard Troops are in the Rio Grande Valley. They're manning observation posts at several locations.More >>
    The first wave National Guard Troops are in the Rio Grande Valley. They're manning observation posts at several locations.More >>
  • Musical events head to East Texas

    Musical events head to East Texas

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:13 AM EDT2014-08-15 12:13:46 GMT
    EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - Music fans ... get ready to mark your calendars. Dozens of artists and bands will make their way to east texas in the next few weeks. Danny Mogle from our news partner the Tyler Paper joined us for a preview.More >>
    EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - Music fans ... get ready to mark your calendars. Dozens of artists and bands will make their way to east texas in the next few weeks. Danny Mogle from our news partner the Tyler Paper joined us for a preview.More >>
  • Friday morning weather: Mostly sunny, high 93

    Friday morning weather: Mostly sunny, high 93

    East Texas (KYTX)-Good Friday morning! A hotter forecast is in store for us over the next several days. More >>
    East Texas (KYTX)-Good Friday morning! A hotter forecast is in store for us over the next several days. More >>
  • Emergency Medical Students to benefit from TJC, ETMC partnership

    Emergency Medical Students to benefit from TJC, ETMC partnership

    Thursday, August 14 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-08-14 17:07:49 GMT
    Tyler Junior College and East Texas Medical Center today announced a partnership agreement designed to strengthen the College's emergency medical services professions (EMSP) program – which provides certificates and associate degrees to graduates – as well as provide improved professional development opportunities for ETMC.More >>
    Tyler Junior College and East Texas Medical Center today announced a partnership agreement designed to strengthen the College's emergency medical services professions (EMSP) program – which provides certificates and associate degrees to graduates – as well as provide improved professional development opportunities for ETMC.
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  • TISD registration begins today

    TISD registration begins today

    Monday, August 11 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-08-11 23:26:51 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX)-Registration for Tyler ISD schools for the upcoming school year begins today .Parents must bring their child's birth certificate, social security card, immunization records, proof of residency and withdrawal form, if the student is moving from another district. More >>
    TYLER (KYTX)-Registration for Tyler ISD schools for the upcoming school year begins today .Parents must bring their child's birth certificate, social security card, immunization records, proof of residency and withdrawal form, if the student is moving from another district. More >>
  • Ebola health worker: 'Sierra Leone is not able to deal with this outbreak'

    Ebola health worker: 'Sierra Leone is not able to deal with this outbreak'

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 9:03 AM EDT2014-08-06 13:03:47 GMT
    One of the countries hard hit by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is not able to cope. There is now a call out to the international community to step up support.More >>
    One of the countries hard hit by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is not able to cope. There is now a call out to the international community to step up support.More >>
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