Trump to meet with Democrats on border wall, shutdown

Trump is set to confer Tuesday at the White House with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer ahead of a Dec. 21 deadline to shut down a range of government agencies.

  The Necklace: What once was lost has now been found

Fire Marshal gives tips on safe outdoor lighting

City of Troup issues boil water notice following ‘major water leak,’ Troup ISD schools closed Tuesday

Religious leaders, politicians express gratitude to law enforcement for thwarting terror plots

Henderson County Sheriff’s Office investigating homicide south of Chandler

Crews responding to gas leak in Winnsboro, Christmas parade rerouted

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WEBXTRA: Longview Animal Shelter

Police release identity of man found shot to death in doorway of his Tyler home

Community search organized to look for missing Lufkin man with Alzheimer’s

Trump’s troubled White House in search of new chief of staff

Marshall boy receives tickets to Super Bowl from Dak Prescott

  WebExtra: ‘Hero Dog’ program to benefit dogs, dog owners of Smith County

The Smith County Animal Shelter and the Tyler Emergency Veterinary Clinic have an great new program.

SLIDESHOW: Get your child’s ‘Holiday in the Garden’ photos

Many East Texans visited with KLTV at Holiday in the Garden! Scroll through the slideshow to save your child's photos with Santa Scirto.

  WEBXTRA: Sabine High School Choir at Citizens National Bank

KLTV news reporter Jamey Boyum was at the Citizens National Bank in Longview Monday.

Jacksonville police searching for two people suspected of unlawfully discharging firearm

Jacksonville Independent School District police are searching for two suspects, one who they say fired several gunshots in the air Friday morning near a school.

  Smith County Sheriff: Man wanted after evading deputies Sunday

No life-threatening injuries reported in Highway 80 crash

3 carnival workers charged in killings of Kansas couple

Palestine man gets 200 years in prison for child porn charges

House fire kills 5 children, injures mother in OH

Former Miss Kentucky allegedly sent topless photos to 15-year-old student

  Presidential hopefuls pushed to go big on climate change

Hundreds of young demonstrators are planning to turn out Monday on Capitol Hill to push Democrats on a package of ambitious environmental goals — including a nationwide transition to 100 percent power from renewable sources within as little as 10 years — that's collectively dubbed the Green New Deal

PTSD veteran claims unfair job termination

An East Texas woman, an army veteran who suffers PTSD, continues to struggle in a battle against what she says was an unfair termination from the company she worked for. The controversy swirls around whether she was able to bring her service dog to work with her.

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

Law enforcement is currently searching for an individual who fled from deputies Sunday.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews responding to crash on Toll 49

According to DPS, the crash is near the intersection of Toll 49 and FM 756.

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

The Smith County Sheriff’s Office confirmed they are investigating a homicide in the county.

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

The 12-year-old raised money through donations and odd jobs until he had enough to pay for his friend’s headstone.

  No Ordinary Eggs

The Smith County Historical Society has an egg-cellent new exhibit that people of all ages will enjoy.

East Mountain Firefighter injured on duty

East Mountain firefighter injured arriving at a structure fire.

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

According to Tyler Police online records, the crash is in the 3800 block of South Broadway Avenue,

Trump confirms John Kelly leaving White House at end of year

Pres. Donald Trump said Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews responding to crash on South Broadway

Emergency crews are responding to a crash on South Broadway in Tyler.

WEBXTRA: No ordinary eggs at the Smith County Historical Society

She talked about a new exhibit opening there as well as some very special eggs that make up the exhibit.

Former MLB Players Killed in Car Crash

Jose Castillo and Luis Valbuena former major leaguers were killed in a car crash in Venezuela late Thursday night.

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

East Texas veterans are remembering the Pearl Harbor attack. It was a historic event that shaped the character of the United States. December 7th, 1941.Pearl Harbor. There are few veterans that remain now from that time, some of them in East Texas.

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

Traffic is flowing again on I-20 just west of State Highway 42 in Kilgore after a two-vehicle wreck occurred early Friday evening.

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

According to Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Wardens, on December 7, 2018, Game Wardens and members of the United States Marshal fugitive task force arrested Timothy Ray Geraldon in Paris, TX on outstanding warrants.

Mueller: Manafort lied about contacts with Trump administration, Russians

The plea agreement will remain under seal until a later date.

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

The final witness was not in court late Thursday morning, however, causing a delay in the trial and an extended lunch break.

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

A Smith County grand jury has indicted a Brookeland woman who is accused of sending a bomb threat the sheriff’s office via e-mail.

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.