Homeowners feeling blessed that storm damage wasn’t worse for Easter weekend

Homeowners in Tyler said they feel blessed no one was hurt during Thursday morning's storms.

2 more blasts reported in Sri Lanka, hours after at least 207 killed

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday blasts.
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  20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost

A Colorado community will mark the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School on Saturday with community service projects and a ceremony remembering the 13 people killed by teenage gunmen.

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  LeTourneau engineering students compete in Rube Goldberg competition

  Cleanup efforts continue; power still out for many in Smith County

  Glass blower makes first visit to Avalon Faire in Gregg County

  Water back on in Palestine; boil water notice still in effect

East Texans still without power after Wednesday night’s storms

Some East Texans are still without power following the storms that rolled through early Thursday morning.
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  Armed civilian border group member arrested in New Mexico

The videos posted over the last several days show members of United Constitutional Patriots ordering family groups as small as seven and as large as several hundred to sit on the dirt with their children, some toddlers, waiting until Border Patrol agents arrive.

Smith County deputies arrest suspects who barricaded themselves in building Thursday afternoon

  Multiple transformers blow causing widespread power outage in Kilgore

WEBXTRA: Kennard residents recount moment storms destroy home

NWS: New data confirms 6 tornadoes hit East Texas

  Read it here: Attorney General releases redacted Mueller report

  Tatum residents work to clear downed trees after morning storms

  Trump tried to choke Russia probe, oust Mueller, report says; president claims it shows no collusion or obstruction

Murder suspect Zavala-Garcia back in court; defense requests more DNA testing

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  Topeka Zoo tiger will not be euthanized after attack; keeper in stable condition

According to Zoo Director Brendan Wiley, the keeper suffered injuries to lacerations and puncture wounds to the back of her head, neck, and one arm.

SPORTS

  Tyler Lee softball team’s lone senior took on leadership role in her last season

  Former Gilmer defensive back looking toward NFL draft

  REL softball team wraps up season

Cowboys, Texans release 2019 schedules

NFL Schedules are out.

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  Damage, power outages reported after storms roll through East Texas

East Texas school districts announced cancellations, delays following overnight storms

Weather watches, warnings in East Texas

  Smith County Jail found non-compliant with exercise requirements

The Smith County Jail was found non-compliant in meeting exercise and recreation requirements for it's inmates on the second and third floors of the central jail.
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  Hurricane Michael upgraded to a Category 5 at time of landfall in Florida

Michael is the first hurricane to make landfall in the United States as a category 5 since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, and only the fourth on record.

  Adult killed, several people injured in Tyler County church bus wreck

Governor Abbott issues disaster declaration for East Texas counties hit by severe weather

Flights canceled in East Texas, Dallas ahead of severe weather

First Alert Weather Day declared for East Texas