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The Tuesday Lowdown: Spring break turns deadly

A third explosion rocks the Japanese nuclear power plant. A third explosion rocks the Japanese nuclear power plant.
Hope your name isn't in those papers. Hope your name isn't in those papers.
Always nice to see a happy ending. Always nice to see a happy ending.
I know every man would love the fresh cut grass scent! I know every man would love the fresh cut grass scent!

Good afternoon folks,

At least 3,300 people have been killed by the Japan earthquake and resulting tsunami.  Thousands are still missing. At least 450,000 people are in temporary shelters. Taylor Hemness takes a look at the ever-present danger in Japan.

A Kentucky man will spend a few years behind bars for getting his 2-year-old drunk. More on this story at 5.

There's something in the air in Ft. Worth—sensitive financial information. Dozens of tax documents were found blowing around a neighborhood.  At 5, we hear from one person affected by the breach.

A Navy dad surprises his kiddo at school. Don't miss the emotional reunion!

Guys, did you ever stop and think "Man, all these candles are so girly?" If so, we've found the candle for you!  At 5, we take a look at "Man Cans."

An East Texas family is now homeless after attempting to use a wood-burning stove to keep warm. Samantha Jordan has the story, tonight at 6.

The first day of Spring break turns deadly for an East Texas boy after a tragic accident in his go-kart. Jena Johnson has the details at 6. Watch the WebXtra now.

A woman is arrested after allegedly shoplifting, then allegedly trying to run over a store employee who followed her to the parking lot. You'll never guess what item she's accused of taking from the store. Find out at 6.

Governor Perry, along with Texas lawmaker has announced a decision that will close the 2011 budget gap. What does this mean for Texas schools? At 6, we speak to State Rep. Leo Berman and State Senator Kevin Eltife.

 

On the web:

Hospital treats 3-year-old alcoholic
Pastor holds church in nightclub
Man crashes truck into neighbor's home over $15

In Your Community:
Athens: Free Rainbow Trout harvest in Athens
Lindale: LISD Applies For TEA Waiver, Changes Snow Day Makeup Plans
Longview: Model Train Show rolls into Longview March 19th and 20th

 

Have a great evening,

Elizabeth Thomas
Community Web Producer

 

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