The press release said they are accepting donations of food, baby, pet supplies as well as hygiene, cleaning, dry goods as well as hand tools, tarps, nails, and any other basic supplies needed to help individuals and families start the rebuilding process.
An East Texas women's recovery center is in dire need of help. A recovery project in Gladewater called the restored 180 project helps women in crisis rebuild their lives from traumatic or addictive pasts.
An annual East Texas rite of fall, and favorite of bargain hunters, is being held along an East Texas highway this weekend. It's the fall historic Highway 80 garage sale. Rainy weather limited the number of vendors for this years sale.
An effort is being made in one East Texas city to help an injured bald eagle heal, and return to the wild. The American bald eagle was found along a roadside in Shelby county two days ago, and was brought to Longview to be examined.
The 81st annual East Texas Yamboree is happening this weekend in Gilmer.The popular festival started back in the 1930′s when the sweet potato was a major crash crop for Upshur County, but a bug infestation led to a quarantine. Once the quarantine was lifted, the Yamboree Festival was born.
Smith County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man who fled from a traffic stop early Friday morning. He fled from deputies in a car before fleeing on foot at the Pinnnacle at North Chase apartments in Tyler.
owntown Canton has a new place for folks to sit back and relax.The new Canton Town Square Park sits on the corner of East Dallas and Buffalo Street. City officials say the park was built in an effort to help revitalize the downtown area.
Earlier today, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, released their outlook on the upcoming 2018-19 winter season that encompasses the three-month period that runs from December 2018 through February 2019.
An old cemetery in the Mount Pleasant area that needed restoration is taken over by a company with ties to it. The Forest Lawn memorial park cemetery is currently being restored by KRB investments, which has members who have family buried in the cemetery.
A wicker casket, a mourner's bonnet and mortician tools are just some of the unique items on loan to Cason-Monk-Metcalf-Dignity funeral directors in Nacogdoches. The business continues its series of events recognizing 125 years of service.
Since January, the Longview police department has held classroom and field instruction in what is called the 'Longview business police academy', helping businesses work in partnership with police. Representatives from 17 different businesses and schools have undergone instruction in the unique Pro
The Tyler community is rallying behind a 24-year-veteran of the Tyler Police Department who is battling cancer. Officer Clint Gardner will undergo surgery next week to remove a tumor at the base of his skull.
-A group of East Texas college students are taking a hands on approach to learning more about the current state of the Texas electorate.Students of all ages and majors are participating in the first state wide political poll to be conducted at The University of Texas at Tyler.