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Capital Murder defendant Calvert wheeled, unwilling, into district courtroom Video included

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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>>

Officer Involved Shooting Suspect's Mom Speaks Out Video included

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Hope Fountain says the shadow of recent events has covered up who her son really was."You'll never replace those hugs and those smiles. He would always be there for you no matter what." - Hope Fountain, Wagner's MotherGregg County Jail Records show that Wagner has a violent past but Fountain says he has regretted his crimes since the day they were committed. In 2013, Wagner plead guilty to terroristic threats of a public servant. Fountain says Wagner was going through a roug... More>>

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  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Rick Perry warns ISIS may already be in the United States

    Rick Perry warns ISIS may already be in the United States

    Texas Gov. Rick PerryTexas Gov. Rick Perry
    (National Review Online) -- ISIS terrorists may already be in the country, Governor Rick Perry (R., Texas) warned, saying that the terrorists' own version of “mission creep” will draw them from Iraq to the United States.More >>
    (National Review Online) -- ISIS terrorists may already be in the country, Governor Rick Perry (R., Texas) warned, saying that the terrorists' own version of “mission creep” will draw them from Iraq to the United States.
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  • Former Whitehouse student killed in Central Texas double homicide

    Former Whitehouse student killed in Central Texas double homicide

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:35:03 GMT
    Eli BensonEli Benson
    (TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - A former Whitehouse student was shot and killed earlier this week in what authorities in central Texas are calling a double homicide during a bad acid trip.More >>
    (TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - A former Whitehouse student was shot and killed earlier this week in what authorities in central Texas are calling a double homicide during a bad acid trip.More >>
  • UPDATE: 3 injured, 1 critical, in Campbellsville U. "Ice Bucket Challenge" accident

    UPDATE: 3 injured, 1 critical, in Campbellsville U. "Ice Bucket Challenge" accident

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:55:23 GMT
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    CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Three Campbellsville firefighters were injured when a fire truck's aerial ladder came in contact with a main power line at Campbellsville University at 11:42 A.M. on Thursday, Aug. 21, police said.More >>
    CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Three Campbellsville firefighters were injured when a fire truck's aerial ladder came in contact with a main power line at Campbellsville University at 11:42 A.M. on Thursday, Aug. 21, police said.More >>
  • Robin Williams' ashes scattered over San Francisco Bay

    Robin Williams' ashes scattered over San Francisco Bay

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:29:24 GMT
    Robin WilliamsRobin Williams
    (USA TODAY) - Robin Williams was found dead on Aug. 11 in his Tiburon, Calif., home, near San Francisco.And on Aug. 12, his ashes were scattered in the San Francisco Bay, according to multiple outlets, including RadarOnline, which obtained a copy of the actor's death certificate.More >>
    (USA TODAY) - Robin Williams was found dead on Aug. 11 in his Tiburon, Calif., home, near San Francisco.And on Aug. 12, his ashes were scattered in the San Francisco Bay, according to multiple outlets, including RadarOnline, which obtained a copy of the actor's death certificate.More >>
  • Kilgore Police seek public’s help in locating suspect

    Kilgore Police seek public’s help in locating suspect

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:23 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:23:07 GMT
    Kilgore Police are seeking assistance in identifying a man who earlier this month entered a public women's restroom for a lewd purpose.More >>
    Kilgore Police are seeking assistance in identifying a man who earlier this month entered a public women's restroom for a lewd purpose.More >>
  • Customer Finds Live Rat in Killeen Restaurant

    Customer Finds Live Rat in Killeen Restaurant

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:48:02 GMT
    photo: KCENphoto: KCEN
    A rat in a Killeen restaurant has customers demanding the problem be addressed.People eating at the CiCi's Pizza on South Fort Hood Street over the weekend came across one of the rodents.More >>
    A rat in a Killeen restaurant has customers demanding the problem be addressed.People eating at the CiCi's Pizza on South Fort Hood Street over the weekend came across one of the rodents.More >>
  • U.S. Ebola patients to be discharged; 1 to speak out

    U.S. Ebola patients to be discharged; 1 to speak out

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:30 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:30:41 GMT
    (Photo: Joni Byker for Samaritan's Purse)(Photo: Joni Byker for Samaritan's Purse)
    (USA TODAY ) - Two American aid workers treated for Ebola are scheduled to be released from an Atlanta hospital today.Emory University Hospital announced early Thursday that it will discuss their discharge.More >>
    (USA TODAY ) - Two American aid workers treated for Ebola are scheduled to be released from an Atlanta hospital today.Emory University Hospital announced early Thursday that it will discuss their discharge.More >>
  • 3 senior Hamas military leaders killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza

    3 senior Hamas military leaders killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:25:43 GMT
    (CNN) -- An Israeli airstrike on a house in Gaza overnight killed three high-ranking members of Hamas' military wing, the Qassam Brigades, the militant group said Thursday.More >>
    (CNN) -- An Israeli airstrike on a house in Gaza overnight killed three high-ranking members of Hamas' military wing, the Qassam Brigades, the militant group said Thursday.More >>
  • Death of Jacksonville woman treated as murder investigation, former ETX police officer possible suspect

    Death of Jacksonville woman treated as murder investigation, former ETX police officer possible suspect

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-08-21 15:48:38 GMT
    Shunte ColemanShunte Coleman
    JACKSONVILLE (KYTX) - Authorities say they are treating the death of a Jacksonville woman whose remains were found earlier this year as a murder investigation.More >>
    JACKSONVILLE (KYTX) - Authorities say they are treating the death of a Jacksonville woman whose remains were found earlier this year as a murder investigation.
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  • Update: Smith Co. Murder Victim Had Injuries to Face, Son Arrested

    Update: Smith Co. Murder Victim Had Injuries to Face, Son Arrested

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-21 14:25:22 GMT
    Photo: Randall Britton, Smith Co. Sheriff's OfficePhoto: Randall Britton, Smith Co. Sheriff's Office
    UPDATE: SMITH COUNTY (KYTX) --  An arrest affidavit reveals new information in the investigation of a Tyler man accused of killing his father earlier this week.More >>
    UPDATE: SMITH COUNTY (KYTX) --  An arrest affidavit reveals new information in the investigation of a Tyler man accused of killing his father earlier this week. More >>
  • West Nile victim unable to drive for 6 months

    West Nile victim unable to drive for 6 months

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:56 AM EDT2014-08-21 12:56:06 GMT
    A 58-year-old woman battling the West Nile virus in Montgomery County is focused on getting her life back on track. Becky Brisco has been told by doctors that she can't drive for six months. More >>
    A 58-year-old woman battling the West Nile virus in Montgomery County is focused on getting her life back on track. Becky Brisco has been told by doctors that she can't drive for six months. More >>
  • Thursday Morning Weather: Mostly sunny, high near 97

    Thursday Morning Weather: Mostly sunny, high near 97

    East Texas (KYTX)- Good morning and happy Friday Eve! Low morning clouds will give way to a partly/mostly sunny day again. More >>
    East Texas (KYTX)- Good morning and happy Friday Eve! Low morning clouds will give way to a partly/mostly sunny day again. More >>
  • Business News: Trip Advisor teams up with Uber

    Business News: Trip Advisor teams up with Uber

    (CBS)- The world's largest travel site has announced it is teaming up with Uber. More >>
    (CBS)- The world's largest travel site has announced it is teaming up with Uber. More >>
  • Entertainment News: Tribute to Robin Williams

    Entertainment News: Tribute to Robin Williams

    (CNN)- Billy Crystal will lead a tribute to Robin Williams at the 2014 Emmy Awards. More >>
    (CNN)- Billy Crystal will lead a tribute to Robin Williams at the 2014 Emmy Awards. More >>
  • Health Alert: Evidence obesity raises risk of dementia

    Health Alert: Evidence obesity raises risk of dementia

    (CBS)- There is growing evidence that obesity raises the risk of dementia. More >>
    (CBS)- There is growing evidence that obesity raises the risk of dementia. More >>
  • Arby's employee attacked by masked man in parking lot

    Arby's employee attacked by masked man in parking lot

    TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler police are searching for a man they say maced an Arby's employee and tried to rob her.  More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler police are searching for a man they say maced an Arby's employee and tried to rob her.  More >>
  • Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano rumbles, could threaten air travel

    Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano rumbles, could threaten air travel

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:30:45 GMT
    Another Icelandic volcano is rumbling, prompting fears of a repeat of the travel chaos that afflicted northern Europe when the another volcano did its worst just a few years ago.


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    Another Icelandic volcano is rumbling, prompting fears of a repeat of the travel chaos that afflicted northern Europe when the another volcano did its worst just a few years ago.

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  • Kilgore PZ board recommends overlay districts despite business opposition

    Kilgore PZ board recommends overlay districts despite business opposition

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:26:16 GMT

    In a 5-2 vote Wednesday, planning and zoning commissioners recommended Kilgore adopt a new ordinance to create entry corridor overlay districts.



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    In a 5-2 vote Wednesday, planning and zoning commissioners recommended Kilgore adopt a new ordinance to create entry corridor overlay districts.



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  • Report: Palestine's water meters tend to overcharge

    Report: Palestine's water meters tend to overcharge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:48 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:48:11 GMT
    A new report shows the city-provided water meters have a tendency to over charge people. The city says the ones sampled for the report have been replaced,but what about thousands of others?More >>
    A new report shows the city-provided water meters have a tendency to over charge people. The city says the ones sampled for the report have been replaced,but what about thousands of others?More >>
  • Fundraising experts think ALS ice bucket challenge is starting a fundraising trend

    Fundraising experts think ALS ice bucket challenge is starting a fundraising trend

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:27:21 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX)-Fundraising experts tell me the millennial generation is known for being charitable but that the ice bucket challenge is taking it to a new level .Though experts are not telling non profits to focus all fundraising efforts on social media, they are saying that it definitely plays a big part. More >>
    TYLER (KYTX)-Fundraising experts tell me the millennial generation is known for being charitable but that the ice bucket challenge is taking it to a new level .Though experts are not telling non profits to focus all fundraising efforts on social media, they are saying that it definitely plays a big part. More >>
  • East Texans continue rallying for minimum wage hikes

    East Texans continue rallying for minimum wage hikes

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:26:03 GMT

    It's not just Democratic supporters at these rallies like this one on Gilmer Road in Longview today.
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    It's not just Democratic supporters at these rallies like this one on Gilmer Road in Longview today.
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  • Hostage rescue attempt in Syria fails

    Hostage rescue attempt in Syria fails

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:53:29 GMT
    WASHINGTON (USA TODAY) — U.S. ground troops attempted but failed to rescue several American hostages in Syria, the Pentagon announced Wednesday.More >>
    WASHINGTON (USA TODAY) — U.S. ground troops attempted but failed to rescue several American hostages in Syria, the Pentagon announced Wednesday.More >>
  • Tyler Police looking for man who tried to rob fast food worker

    Tyler Police looking for man who tried to rob fast food worker

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:13:28 GMT
     Tyler Police are looking for a man who tried to rob a fast food worker. Around 12:07 Wednesday morning, officers with the Tyler Police Department responded to 4014 S. Broadway. More >>
     Tyler Police are looking for a man who tried to rob a fast food worker. Around 12:07 Wednesday morning, officers with the Tyler Police Department responded to 4014 S. Broadway. More >>
  • Power line down on FM 2493

    Power line down on FM 2493

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:32:24 GMT
    SMITH COUNTY (KYTX)- Multiple power lines down in 15700 block of FM 2493 near Bruno's pizza.More >>
    SMITH COUNTY (KYTX)- Multiple power lines down in 15700 block of FM 2493 near Bruno's pizza.More >>
  • Authorities begin clearing out pot farm in Sugar Land

    Authorities begin clearing out pot farm in Sugar Land

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:25:58 GMT
    Photo: KHOUPhoto: KHOU
    SUGAR LAND (KHOU)– Authorities in Fort Bend County on Wednesday are cleaning up a huge pot farm found near the Sugar Land Airport.More >>
    SUGAR LAND (KHOU)– Authorities in Fort Bend County on Wednesday are cleaning up a huge pot farm found near the Sugar Land Airport.More >>
  • Tyler state rep calls on education commissioner to reconsider Azleway charter revocation

    Tyler state rep calls on education commissioner to reconsider Azleway charter revocation

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:10:15 GMT
    (TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - State Rep. Matt Schaefer, R-Tyler, has called on Michael Williams, Texas' commissioner of education, to hold off on the revocation of Azleway Charter School's charter due to pending litigation.More >>
    (TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - State Rep. Matt Schaefer, R-Tyler, has called on Michael Williams, Texas' commissioner of education, to hold off on the revocation of Azleway Charter School's charter due to pending litigation.More >>
  • Texas firm fined $2.75M for credit errors

    Texas firm fined $2.75M for credit errors

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:58:20 GMT
    (USA TODAY ) - A Texas company that provides auto loans to subprime borrowers was fined $2.75 million Wednesday for distorting customers' credit records for three years, potentially harming tens of thousands of consumers.More >>
    (USA TODAY ) - A Texas company that provides auto loans to subprime borrowers was fined $2.75 million Wednesday for distorting customers' credit records for three years, potentially harming tens of thousands of consumers.More >>
  • E-readers bring hope to Africa's schools

    E-readers bring hope to Africa's schools

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:55:03 GMT
    Photo: CNNPhoto: CNN
    Kibera, Kenya (CNN) -- Heaps of trash pile up for miles in Kibera, a district of Nairobi that houses nearly 1 million people and is one of the poorest slums in the world. Aluminum shanties fill the horizon, and an odor of urine cuts through the air. More >>
    Kibera, Kenya (CNN) -- Heaps of trash pile up for miles in Kibera, a district of Nairobi that houses nearly 1 million people and is one of the poorest slums in the world. Aluminum shanties fill the horizon, and an odor of urine cuts through the air. More >>
  • Drug found effective against virus similar to Ebola

    Drug found effective against virus similar to Ebola

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:48:46 GMT
    (Photo: C. Bickel, Science Translational Medicine)(Photo: C. Bickel, Science Translational Medicine)
    (USA TODAY) - A study out today shows that an experimental treatment for Marburg virus – a close cousin to Ebola – can be given after symptoms of the terrible disease have started to appear.More >>
    (USA TODAY) - A study out today shows that an experimental treatment for Marburg virus – a close cousin to Ebola – can be given after symptoms of the terrible disease have started to appear.More >>
  • Peanut, almond and nut butters recalled

    Peanut, almond and nut butters recalled

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:47:58 GMT
    (CNN) -- The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that nSpired Natural Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling several lots of peanut, almond and other nut butters on fears of salmonella contamination. More >>
    (CNN) -- The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that nSpired Natural Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling several lots of peanut, almond and other nut butters on fears of salmonella contamination. More >>
  • ISAF service member killed

    ISAF service member killed

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:44:54 GMT
    Kabul (CNN) -- A coalition service member died after being stabbed in the neck -- allegedly by a Taliban member -- near the international airport in Afghanistan's capital Wednesday morning, a spokesman for Kabul's police chief said.More >>
    Kabul (CNN) -- A coalition service member died after being stabbed in the neck -- allegedly by a Taliban member -- near the international airport in Afghanistan's capital Wednesday morning, a spokesman for Kabul's police chief said.More >>
  • Stolen yorkie found in home with weapons, narcotics

    Stolen yorkie found in home with weapons, narcotics

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:51:49 GMT
    SAN ANTONIO (KENS 5) -- A yorkie recently stolen from her owners while they were visiting San Antonio was recovered by police Tuesday and will soon be reunited her with her owners in Florida.More >>
    SAN ANTONIO (KENS 5) -- A yorkie recently stolen from her owners while they were visiting San Antonio was recovered by police Tuesday and will soon be reunited her with her owners in Florida.More >>
  • 'Purge night' threats concerns Texas residents

    'Purge night' threats concerns Texas residents

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:34:25 GMT
    Photo: KHOUPhoto: KHOU
    THE WOODLANDS (KHOU)-- Thieves and murderers running the streets for one night of violence with no one stopping them, that's the premise of the movie "The Purge." But now posts circulating on social media are calling to bring the big screen to life, threatening a "purge night" in Texas on August 29.More >>
    THE WOODLANDS (KHOU)-- Thieves and murderers running the streets for one night of violence with no one stopping them, that's the premise of the movie "The Purge." But now posts circulating on social media are calling to bring the big screen to life, threatening a "purge night" in Texas on August 29.More >>
  • Wisconsin Man Arrested in ETX for Federal Drug and Money Trafficking Violations

    Wisconsin Man Arrested in ETX for Federal Drug and Money Trafficking Violations

    LUFKIN, Texas – A routine traffic stop in East Texas results in the arrest of a 40-year-old Milwaukee, Wisconsin man charged with federal drug and money trafficking violations.More >>
    LUFKIN, Texas – A routine traffic stop in East Texas results in the arrest of a 40-year-old Milwaukee, Wisconsin man charged with federal drug and money trafficking violations.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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