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Convenience store owners indicted on organized crime charges, Tyler man indicted for shooting at Best Buy, 32 others indicted in latest session of grand jury
An offical from the Smith County Sheriff's Office places handcuffs on the owner of two businesses running illegal gaming operations. Officials served warrants and conducted a raid at the Minute Stop Convenience Store and Express Beer and Wine in the 11800 block of Texas State Highway 64 on Thursday
Vehicle hits pedestrian, Kilgore police looking for driver
According to police, officers responded to the scene, found the victim and crews took them to a local hospital.
Upshur County sheriff, Gilmer police raid 2 gaming rooms
Upshur County Sheriff's deputies and Gilmer police seized more than 80 gaming machines and other electronic devices Wednesday morning in Pritchett and raided a separate gaming room in Gilmer, Sheriff Larry Webb said.Webb said they conducted raids at approximately 10 a.m. involving search warrants fr
Authorities release name of woman killed in May 18 Tyler house fire
Shirley Bradshaw, 71, died in the fire, likely from smoke inhalation, according to the Tyler Fire Department. An autopsy has been ordered.
Deputies arrest ETX woman on the run for a year
Tiffany Williams, a 38-year-old Athens woman, was arrested by Henderson County deputies on Tuesday near Highway 175 after spending almost a year on the run.
3 killed in wreck on I-20 in Smith County
UPDATE:The eastbound lanes of Interstate 20 have been reopened.According to the Texas Department of Transportation, the westbound traffic detour is:Mile Marker 568 (SH 155 Winona Exit)Turn left onto SH 155 to US 271Turn right onto US 271 toward TylerTurn right on FM 2015 to travel back to I-20PREVIO
Tyler man arrested following early Friday morning shooting
Officers contacted a woman at this location and learned that her boyfriend, 21-year-old Kendarius Gray, had fired several shots at her at a residence on the 800 block of W 26th St.
Weekend fatality reported after Harrison County wreck
Three pedestrians were struck by a vehicle on Saturday morning in Harrison County after they stopped to help another driver parked on the shoulder of I-20 West near Marshall.One of the pedestrians, Sylvia Marie Keiter, 25, of Shrevepor, LA, was killed while the two other pedestrians, Sherri Beeson,
"It happened again..." truck gets stuck under Longview's Green Street bridge
This definitely is not the first time this has happened to a truck, back in 2017, there were a total of three accidents involving that bridge.
Police ID woman killed in Longview wreck
More HeadlinesVIDEO: Sutherland Springs shooter confesses 'dark side' 5 years before shooting spreeMay 22 runoff: Elections to watchWatch live: Lava spews from fissure in HawaiiLONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) - The Longview Police Department has identified a a woman who died in a crash Tuesday afternoon.A Ja
1 person killed, 3 injured in wreck at busy Longview intersection
Ref the Jaws of life accident at Judson and E Hawkins... the intersection it's self is closed, you may go WB Hawkins from SB Judson or EB Hawkins from NB Judson. Please avoid the area if possible— Longview Police (@LongviewPolice)May 22, 2018
Police: Man asked for free fast food at Longview restaurant, pulled gun
Longview police arrested a 30-year-old Fort Worth man on aggravated robbery and other charges after they say he asked for free food at a fast-food restaurant and brandished a handgun at an employee.Clarence Leatch was released Tuesday on $53,000 in bonds from the Gregg County Jail, charged with aggr
UPDATE: Longview PD identifies man who led officers on foot chase
When police arrived to the scene and approached the suspect, he ran, leading them on a foot chase that eventually ended with his arrest and charges.
UPDATE: Three killed in fatal four vehicle crash on I-20, traffic diverted at Highway 155 and FM 2015
UPDATE: Eastbound lanes of I-20 are now open, westbound lanes remain closed and traffic is still detoured.Westbound traffic detour, according to TxDOT- Mile Marker 568 (SH 155 Winona Exit)
Hallsville ISD signs manufacturing academy, virtual school agreements
HALLSVILLE — Hallsville ISD signed two agreements Monday at its board of trustees meeting, and both agreements will help Hallsville students further their education.Trustees unanimously agreed to the signing of a memorandum of understanding for the planned East Texas Advanced Manufacturing Academy.T
Kilgore police looking for 2 involved with ongoing investigation
The Kilgore Police Department is asking for help to identify a man and woman for questioning in an ongoing investigation.According to a Facebook post, the two are driving a 1998 or 2000 Toyota Camry.If you or anyone you know has information about one or both of these individuals, call Detective Tim
Big Sandy officer, rancher remove alligator from road
Gilow said the gator did not pose a threat to anyone, adding, "There is not much traffic on the road."
UPDATE: Ex-wife and girlfriend get into fight, ex-wife shot in Bossier City
Police have reopened the Texas Street bridge after a shooting victim was discovered trying to drive into Shreveport from Bossier City.Shreveport police say a 29-year-old woman was shot in the stomach in Bossier City but was able to get behind the wheel and drive onto the Texas Street bridge towards
Marshall nurse helps ailing passengers on flight before emergency landing
A Marshall nurse recently received accolades from her fellow flight passengers when she stepped up to help out two ailing passengers during a trip to Arizona.Alberta Lacy May, 55, a former labor and delivery nurse at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center in Marshall, was summonsed on May 8 to help t
Deja vu all over again with 500-plus mail ballots cast in Gregg Pct. 4 justice of peace Dem runoff
Close to 500 mail-in ballots have been cast in Gregg County’s Pct. 4 justice of the peace runoff between Robby Cox and incumbent James Mathis, Elections Administrator Kathryn Nealy’s office reported in the final hour of early voting Friday.The 474 mail-in ballots are troubling to Nealy, particularly