Nine days ago, a 21-year-old Murchison woman was killed in an accident on FM 279 in Smith County. According to the Department of Public Safety (DPS), she overcorrected and drove off the road, striking a tree and died instantly. This is not the first time someone has died while driving on that same stretch of road.
Imagine everything on your computer gone in an instant. Family photos and banking information held for ransom. It’s a story CBS19 started investigating months ago, and now, ransomware is in the national spotlight. Experts in East Texas said it's already here, and it's time to take precaution.
Bethany HomeHealth Services shut down 19 locations across the state, including East Texas locations, on Friday. Offices in the area are in Tyler, Carthage, Longview, Lufkin and Nacogdoches.
Employees tell CBS19 they were not notified.
Runners in East Texas may want to double check their April race dates. The Texas Wine Series at Kiepersol Wine Farm in Tyler is canceled, and has been for months. Allegedly, no one was ever told about the cancelation.
An East Texas family claims they were ripped off by a contractor. After paying the full price for a barn, they were left with a slab of concrete and empty checkbooks.
A Brownsboro woman was allegedly fired after doing her job. Cassandra Hobbs worked at the Gateway 54 gas station and reported a vapor valve leak, which authorities said could lead to an explosion.