Trump looking at several candidates for chief of staff

Trump's top pick for the job, Nick Ayers, is out of the running and Trump is now soliciting input on at least four individuals, including Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., the chair of the conservative House Freedom Caucus.

Smith County Sheriff’s Office searching for individual who fled from deputies

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews responding to crash on Toll 49

Smith County Sheriff’s Office investigating homicide on County Road 382

Tyler Rose Garden holds annual “Holiday in the Garden”

‘They were like brothers’: Boy, 12, raises money for best friend’s headstone

No Ordinary Eggs

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  East Mountain Firefighter injured on duty

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews responding to accident on South Broadway in Tyler

Trump confirms John Kelly leaving White House at end of year

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews responding to crash on South Broadway

WEBXTRA: No ordinary eggs at the Smith County Historical Society

Former MLB Players Killed in Car Crash

  Former NFL LB Killed

Robertson had just been a guest speaker at Grand Prairie High School, he had taken the football team under his wing and was very much attached to the team. In many cases helping some of the athletes getting into college.

In marking anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack, a pledge to survivors: ‘We’ll continue to tell your story'

“Your unconquerable spirits will live forever.”

First Alert Weather Day in effect through noon Saturday

First Alert Weather Day is in effect from now until noon on Saturday.

TRAFFIC ALERT: More wrecks along I-20 EB near Lindale

A wreck involving two 18-wheelers has traffic blocked near Lindale on I-20.

  East Texas veterans remember Pearl Harbor

Kilgore police: 2-vehicle wreck on I-20 with multiple injuries has now cleared

Man who allegedly fired shots from vehicle, fled traffic arrest arrested

Mueller: Manafort lied about contacts with Trump administration, Russians

Man who plowed into Charlottesville crowd found guilty of first degree murder

Grand jury indicts woman who made bomb threat to Smith County Sheriff’s Office

Flint man indicted on charge of indecency with a child

73-year old William B. Glasscock was indicted on the charge by a Smith County Grand Jury of the 114th District Court on November 29.

Smith County Sheriff: Woman wanted for embezzling over $100,000 from business

According to a Facebook post form the office, 43-year old Holly Leann Elliott is wanted for allegedly embezzling over $100,000 from a local business.

Ukulele-playing students bring Christmas cheer to Tyler senior home

The inside of the Atria Willow Park Senior Living Center echoed with the sound of ukuleles Friday morning, as students from All Saints Episcopal School played and sang Christmas carols for area seniors.

Teachers cut high school students’ hair in separate incidents: one fired, one arrested

In two incidents, teachers have taken scissors to their students' hair. While a teacher in California is facing charges, no charges have yet been filed against another teacher in New Mexico.

ADORABLE! South Carolina waitress named Ariel sings just like the ‘Little Mermaid’ for young guests

One South Carolina waitress named Ariel is living up to her name.

Jacksonville ISD: Central office, elementary campus locked down after shots fired from car

According to the district, a passenger in the car shot several rounds in the air while passing Central Office in the 800 block of College Avenue.

4 officers plead not guilty to allegedly beating undercover officer in MO

Prosecutors said the victim was working undercover when the officers beat him thinking he was a protester in 2007.The suspects left behind a trail of incriminating text messages.

Former NFL linebacker killed in Van Zandt County crash

One person was killed in a three vehicle collision near Mabank Thursday night.

LATEST: Trump to nominate William Barr for attorney general

President Donald Trump said Friday he will nominate William Barr, the former attorney general under President George H.W. Bush, for his next attorney general.

White House chief of staff Kelly to resign soon, reports say

John Kelly took over as chief of staff on July 31, 2017, with a mandate to instill order and professionalism in a largely inexperienced White House staff beset by disorganization in the early days of the Trump presidency.

Former Houston Astros infielder dies in car wreck

A former Houston Astros infielder has died in a car accident.

Friday’s Weather: Chilly and rainy. Heavy rain at times. Temperatures in the 40s all day

It’s a First Alert Weather Day thanks to rain all day.

Feds recommend ‘substantial’ jail time for Michael Cohen; Mueller recommendation cites Russia investigation cooperation

Cohen and Manafort are among five former Trump associates whom prosecutors have accused of lying either to federal investigators or to Congress.

Woman contracted fatal brain-eating amoeba infection from Neti pot water, doctors say

The woman had been suffering from seizures when doctors found a tumor in her brain.

Tyler Police identify victim killed in overnight shooting

The Tyler Police Department is investigating a ‘suspicious’ shooting death Friday morning on the city’s northeast side.

All-clear given after CNN’s New York studios evacuated due to bomb threat

CNN’s New York offices and studios were evacuated Thursday night due to a bomb threat. The all-clear was given by police around 11:50 p.m. after investigators found no bombs in the Time Warner Center.

New skate park coming to Tyler

Tyler Parks and Recreation held a community design workshop for the proposed skate park at Faulkner Park. The community was invited to attend to give their ideas on the new park’s design.

Trump to nominate Heather Nauert for UN Ambassador, reports say

Nauert has been the State Department spokesperson since April 2017.

Tyler ISD students get hands-on firefighter training

Students in the Tyler Independent School District learn the ins and outs of firefighting on their high school campus.

Rusk Police investigating burglary at Rusk High School

If you recognize the suspect in the photos or have any information about the case, contact the Rusk Police Department at 903-683-2677 or Crime Stoppers at 903-586-7867 (STOP).

Cancelling a parade is time consuming

Longview went to great lengths to notify participants about the parade cancellation.

Longview veterans remember George H.W. Bush

East Texas veterans are remembering George H.W. Bush not only as a war hero, but as what they call an underrated leader. Flags fly at half-staff at VFW 1183 in Longview. Inside veterans watch the final journey of the 41st president.

  Head-on collision involving semi and school bus kills 2, injures several in IL

Authorities said the truck was driving the wrong way. The driver of the semi is among the two adults killed in the crash.

Risky Manicures; the extra cost of a trip to the salon

A trip to the salon for a day of pampering is meant to do the body good, but when cosmetologist aren't following regulations, they could be putting your body at risk.

Family honored by Bush’s Point of Light Foundation

“We are proud to award the Parker family for their lifelong commitment to service with the Daily Point of Light Award,” said Natalye Paquin, Points of Light president and CEO. “They are symbolic of the great humanitarian spirit that shows up in times of need, which we hope will inspire others to giv

Remembering Bush: Nation honors 41st president

The life of former President George H.W. Bush will be honored once more during a memorial service in Houston.

‘Christmas tree man’ is at it again!

An entire neighborhood worth of tradition has spread Christmas cheer to anyone who drives through it, for nearly 20 years.

WEBXTRA: Tyler ISD Career and Technology Center’s new firefighting program

She talked with students and staff about the new firefighting program now available at the CTC.

George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas

Pres. George H.W. Bush arrived at the presidential library in College Station aboard the Bush 4141 train, and is being laid to rest.

WebExtra: East Texans honor fellow veteran, former President George H.W. Bush

Veterans in Longview speak about the influence of George H.W. Bush.

DPS: One killed in Camp County crash

At 4:32 this morning, Troopers responded to a one vehicle fatal crash on SH-11, five miles west of the city of Pittsburg in Camp County.

DPS: Pedestrian killed in Anderson County wreck

This morning, at approximately 5:45, Troopers responded to an auto vs. pedestrian fatal crash on US-287 five miles north of the city of Elkhart.

Log truck wreck in Smith County cleared, no injuries reported

Crews are responding to a wreck involving a log truck in Smith County.

Tyler police searching for suspect in restaurant robbery

Tyler investigators have identified the suspect responsible for the Aggravated Robbery of Razzoo’s that occurred on November 19, 2018.

Christmas light displays and parades across East Texas

A list of Christmas displays and parades across East Texas.

Tyler firefighters: Smoking heat unit led to evacuation of building

Tyler firefighters are responding to a report of a fire at a building in downtown Tyler.

Organizer: New parking on downtown Tyler square hints at revitalization plans

Parking spots have been added to the downtown Tyler square in a move that hints at future revitalization plans for business in the area, said the co-owner of the Plaza Tower.

Tyler crews responded to crash on S.Broadway Avenue

Crews responded to a report of a major traffic crash in Tyler.

  Recreational marijuana legal in Michigan - but there’s a catch

Michigan passed the measure last month, becoming the 10th state to legalize the drug.

TJC Men’s and Women’s Basketball enjoy victories

The Tyler Junior College Women's Basketball Team defeated Bossier City, and the Men's Basketball team defeated Blinn.

Supreme Court hearing closely watched double jeopardy case with Russian probe implications

The high court is considering whether to overturn a court-created exception to the Constitution's double-jeopardy bar that allows state and federal prosecutions for the same crime.

TJC vice provost shares memory of George H.W. Bush’s visit at Texas A&M

Tim Drain, the vice provost of student affairs at TJC, was a tennis coach at Texas A&M and when President George HW Bush was on campus he invited him to come out and watch the tennis team.

Palestine native shares connections to former President George H.W. Bush

Former President George H.W. Bush has touched the lives of many. From his accomplishments to the conversations he has had with people.

Have you seen this necklace?

Riley Lawrence is asking for help finding his wife's stolen necklace

Longview Christmas parade rescheduled for Tuesday

Organizers of the Longview AMBUCS Christmas parade are expected to meet Thursday morning to discuss how expected rainy conditions could impact the annual event.

DPS identifies victim killed in 1-vehicle wreck near Troup

One person has died in a one-vehicle wreck between Whitehouse and Troup.

Ohio dad makes his daughter, 10, walk to school after bullying

SWANTON, OH (WOIO) - Matt Cox said his daughter was kicked off the school bus twice this year for bullying another student.

Rat found inside vending machine at Florida school

Johnson says her daughter recorded the rat running through the vending machine inside Atlantic Community High School in Delray Beach, FL.

Thursday’s Weather: Cloudy with a chance for rain by afternoon. High temperatures in the mid 50s

Increasing clouds this morning, but not as chilly with temperatures in the 40s.

Daycare worker arrested after 2-month-old allegedly suffers 11 broken bones in her care

Police are looking into additional reports of injuries to at least two other children under 1 year old.

Church’s nativity scene puts baby Jesus in cage, wise men behind border wall

Parishioners say they want to start a conversation about migrants and the separation of children from their parents.

Infants' liquid ibuprofen sold at CVS, Walmart, Family Dollar recalled

Several lots of liquid baby ibuprofen sold at Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar has been recalled due to the potential of overdose.

First Alert Weather days declared for Friday through Saturday morning

A storm system is expected to develop over the southern plains over the next few days. The cold front associated with this system is expected to pass through East Texas on Friday

Tyler Junior College remembers Bush 41’s campus visit

It was November 5 of 1990, when a big political figure stepped foot on the then small Tyler Junior College Campus. Inside the doors of the Wagstaff Gymnasium a photo was captured of former President George H.W. Bush’s visit.

REMEMBERING BUSH: D.C. bids farewell to 41st president

Washington D.C. will bid farewell to the 41st president during his funeral service.

East Texan speaks about honor of receiving Daily Point of Light Award

East Texan speaks about the honor of receiving the Daily Point of Light Award

LeTourneau University remembers Bush 41 connection

As the 41st president was remembered in an emotional service in Washington D.C., an East Texas university is also sharing memories of him. George H.W. Bush had a little known connection to Letourneau university in Longview.

Longview man shares 50 years of friendship with President George H. W. Bush

Ron Wade of Longview, who is such a fan of the presidency he built his own Oval Office, has been a friend of President Bush for fifty years.