East Texas teen collects Christmas toys for kids in the hospital

This Christmas, an East Texas boy is hoping to give kids in the hospital something to smile about.

  Man buys 1-cent Whopper for $1,000

A California man's attempt to take advantage of a much-publicized Burger King promotion went very wrong.
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  Democrats focus on voting rights ahead of 2020 primary

Multiple potential contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination are elevating the issue of voting rights as they prepare to launch campaigns. They're vowing to oppose Republican-backed efforts to require identification to vote, reinstate protections eliminated by a 2013 Supreme Court ruling

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  New program allows dogs to donate blood

Community survey reveals water quality, traffic congestion top concern for Tyler residents

Tyler city council throws support behind TJC’s proposed 3rd bachelor’s program

VIDEO: Sheriff identifies shooting victim found dead in Smith County

  Second person in Henderson County shooting pronounced dead

The second victim of a shooting in Henderson County has been pronounced dead.
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Man dies after getting stuck in donation bin

Police said a man died after he got trapped by a donation station bin in San Antonio, TX.

  Web Xtra: Planning for proposed Toll 49 construction project begins

WEBXTRA: City of Tyler survey shows satisfaction rates on a variety of issues in the city

Del Monte Foods announces recall alert

WEBXTRA: Hero Dog program in East Texas

  WEBXTRA: ‘AJ and Friends’ toy drive

Video of Nashville airport coming to standstill to honor Gold Star families goes viral

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen gets 3 years in prison

VIDEO: Check out this train car turned mobile home that’s up for sale

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  Best and worst airports for Christmas travel

The folks at Treetopia compiled federal data to figure out the routes, airports, and airlines with the highest percentage of delays and cancellations, along with each one’s average delay time.

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Kilgore College head football coach to leave for Northeastern State University

San Augustine back in semifinals for second straight year

Undefeated Lobos stay grounded, motivated

Rumors have former Hudson Hornet Brandon Belt on the trading block

The Hudson native has only played for the Giants but the could soon be changing.

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Cherokee County deputies honored for their part in saving motorist’s life

Azleway Boys’ Ranch prepares for transition process towards family-based care

Son gets emotional speaking about father who was shot, killed

City of Tyler closing portion of Old Bascom Road for repairs

Silver Alert expanded by 200 miles for missing Lufkin man

Community members, city officials and law enforcement continued their search for missing Lufkin Man Moses Jeffero, by holding a prayer vigil.
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Woman found dead on FL interstate; family alleges date left her for dead

Authorities said the woman's body had been struck by several cars while lying in the roadway. It is unknown how she died.

  Palestine named among East Texas cities ‘like something from a Hallmark movie’

Netflix to release ‘Selena’ series

‘Texas Two Step’ lottery ticket sold in Tyler

VIDEO: Good Samaritans help Kaufman County deputy rescue driver from vehicle fire