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Amarillo, Texas (AP) - Investigators are seeking a man suspected of breaking into a Texas trooper's unoccupied patrol vehicle and stealing ammunition then fleeing when the officer started shooting.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - The Rev. Ryan Higdon stood above a repurposed dairy tank as steam rose from the hot mixture churning beneath him.

Hillary Clinton has largely been absent for the past week. Her campaign team says it was to prepare for the recent debate but it is obvious she has gone back undercover and wants to remove any chance of taking questions on the recent barrage of email ...
A city-owned ornamental lake will be coming to Tyler, pending approval from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
Texas college celebrated its storied heritage Thursday with the coronation of the 122nd Miss Texas College. Taylor J. Pierce will serve as Miss Texas College for the remainder of the 2016-17 academic year, acting as a student ambassador for the college.
Amarillo, Texas (AP) - Authorities say two suspects have been arrested in the theft of ammunition from a Texas trooper's patrol SUV parked outside the officer's home.

Austin - Wildlife biologists are advising hunters, ranchers and rural residents in Northeast Texas of a handful of confirmed black bear sightings recently.
For decades, the black bear had all but disappeared from Texas, but over the last decade they are being occasionally spotted back in East Texas. "Most likely ... are crossing the border," says Scotty Stainback, the curator of mammals at Tyler's ...
Tyler restaurant-goers will have a new steakhouse to enjoy. Texas de Brazil will be expanding into South Tyler in the spring of 2017. "As our presence continues to expand throughout the nation and into other countries, we feel Tyler, a city in our ...
The trees were a donation from TXU's Energy Committed to Community Growth Program and the event is made possible by the collaboration of Texas college faculty and students, Texas Trees Foundation, TXU Energy, Tyler Trees Committee, the City of ...
Hudson is the second person with a visual disability to be hit by a vehicle in Tyler just this month. The person that was hit last week died from his injuries.
Houston - The state's highest criminal court threw out the convictions of an East Texas couple on Wednesday, ordering they be acquitted of charges they were responsible for their young granddaughter getting severe scalding burns in the family bathtub ...
A new exhibition at The University of Texas at Tyler features the work of three Texas artists who, in very different ways, explore the roles objects play in modern society.
The Texas education Agency is taking new steps to ensure Tyler ISD and some other districts meet the agency's "accountability ratings" standards.
There's increasing competition in the grocery business, with the behemoth Wal-Mart enjoying economies of scale that other companies have trouble competing with, Livingston explains.
Longview running backs D'Crayvan Polk and Kendrevian White both were in full pads on Monday but were limited as the Lobos began preparations for a crucial 11-6A meeting with John Tyler on Friday. Polk went down with an apparent leg injury late in the ...
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) estimates that $311.2 million will be available for Tyler-area road projects through the year 2040, the Tyler Morning Telegraph reports. This is a 184.4 percent increase over the $109.4 million previously ...

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says the Big 12 should apologize for not expanding after spending three months vetting and interviewing potential new member schools.
Austin, Texas (AP) - The Texas education Agency has reviewed and rejected a complaint from Turkey alleging a charter school system engaged in employment discrimination and misused public funds.
The State of Texas has wisely dropped its opposition to telemedicine - the practice of physicians examining and treating patients remotely, using video conferencing, in a creative response to the nation's worsening doctor shortage.
John Roberts has been hired by TOWNSQUARE MEDIA/TYLER-Longview, TX as the new OM for Country KNUE, Hot AC KTYL (MIX 93.1), Urban AC KISX (HOT 107.3 JAMZ), and Classic Rock KKTX.
school nutrition directors and students united to become food critics at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex in Longview.
Austin, Texas (AP) - Democrat Hillary Clinton is buying television advertising time in fiercely red Texas, hoping to tighten the presidential race in America's largest conservative state.
San Antonio (AP) - A vocational school operating in Texas and Oklahoma has closed amid what administrators say was a federal dispute over inappropriately received student aid funds.
SALADO, Texas (AP) - A skydiving instructor in Central Texas who lost a shoe during a stunt retrieved the flying footwear after it bounced off his chest and before either reached the ground.
Texas Spine and Joint hospital achieved five stars for its performance in total knee replacement, total hip replacement, back surgery and spinal fusion surgery care from Healthgrades, an online resource helping consumers make informed decisions to find ...
Mrs. Texas United States Raquel Fatiuk, Honored Guest and Speaker For TAASA Afternoon of Tea, Champagne, and Fashion Event The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA), benefit will take place October 27, at Willow Brook Country Club. Mrs ...
Quotable: "It's going to come down to the last game of the season to see who wins the title. We're still in the hunt. Longview's still in the hunt.
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) - De'Lance Turner blocked a punt deep in Texas Southern territory and ran it in on the next play for the deciding score as Alcorn State held off Texas Southern for a 23-20 victory on Saturday. Turner broke through to block the punt ...
Thousands of people came to the Tyler Rose garden on Saturday for the Queen's Tea to meet and greet the Texas Rose Festival Queen Mallory Kristine Curtis and her court.
Information: Call Ameri-Tex Services at 903-839-1800. Tyler Archery Club to host fundraiser shoot for East Texas veterans Alliance. The Tyler Archery Club will be hosting a fundraiser shoot for the East Texas Veterans Alliance on Nov. 12. The East ...
Thousands come out to celebrate the 83rd Texas Rose Festival Parade. Published on Saturday, 15 October 2016 16:49 - Written by AUGUSTA ROBINSON, augustarobinson@tylerpaper.
First Christian Church Tyler and The Stalcup school of Theology will present "Stories for Trinitarians: Tragedy, Romance and Adventure with God," Oct. 22 from 9 a.m.
Bryson Smith opened the fourth-quarter scoring with a 1-yard sneak for his second TD of the night. The play was set up by a fumble recovery by Javontavius Mosley.
Austin - In conjunction with National school Bus Safety Week (Oct. 17-21), the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to comply with laws prohibiting the passing of school buses.
Ladies' Luncheon chairwoman Melissa Jackson said it was an island wedding that connected some Tyler residents with Ms. Hicks, and once she learned more about the Texas Rose Festival she agreed to attend. "India's main message is to inspire women to ...
ENNIS, Texas (AP) - Robert Hight topped qualifying Friday in the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals with the third-quickest Funny Car pass in NHRA history.
Home / News / Local / At Texas Rose Festival Men's Luncheon, Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas must work hard to stay on top of nation's economy ...
Thousands of roses in 10 different shades of pink will surround those who enter the Rose garden Center to see 2016 Texas Rose Festival Rose Show from now ...
Bringing to life some of the most celebrated art and architectural masterpieces that have ever been created, the coronation of Rose Queen Mallory Kristine Curtis celebrated the 2016 Texas Rose Festival's "Museum of the Majestic" theme. The coronation ...
Austin - In conjunction with National school Bus Safety Week (Oct. 17-21), the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to comply with laws prohibiting the passing of school buses.
Texas Tech's defense. A steady diet of running plays for West Virginia could lead to long drives and keep the ball out of the hands of Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes. A year ago Shell ran for 111 yards and two TDs in a 31-26 win over Texas Tech and the ...
He added that the festival has been a great way for Tyler to build social capital with visitors to the city. At the conclusion of the service, Miss Curtis cut a ribbon of roses that signified the start of festivities for the 83rd Texas Rose Festival ...
The East Texas Lighthouse for The Blind serves forty counties around East Texas to help people with partial and complete visual impairments.
Austin, Texas (AP) - Texas has set a new record for statewide registered voters - exceeding 15 million ahead of election Day on Nov. 8. Secretary of State Carlos Cascos announced Thursday that 15,015,700 Texans had registered ahead of the deadline, ...
PORT ISABEL, Texas (AP) - Cleanup crews have used absorbent pads, skimming drums and vacuum trucks to help remove about 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel that spilled when a barge hit a South Texas dock. Coast Guard officials say recovery work continued ...
Liberty Utilities has scheduled two upcoming town hall meetings for East Texas customers inside and outside Tyler city limits.
Austin, Texas (AP) - Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing the U.S.-Mexico border city of Brownsville, calling a local $1 fee on plastic bags at store checkouts an illegal sales tax.
ALVARADO, Texas (AP) - Some activists are asking questions about a new detention center in North Texas that is slated to house about 700 immigrants, including three dozen transgender individuals.
Austin, Texas (AP) - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is ordering action at the state's beleaguered child welfare agency that has shown no progress in reducing the number of vulnerable kids going unseen by investigators.






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