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Tuesday Lowdown: High winds fuel grass fires

Good afternoon!

Heavy anti-aircraft fire is lighting up the skies over Tripoli and the sound of loud explosions is echoing through the Libyan Capital after nightfall. Last night, the coalition suffered its first loss after an American fighter crashed. Annette Falconer has the latest on Operation Odyssey Dawn.

Police say a Florida woman went ballistic after being rejected by a man 39-years her senior. Find out what she did, tonight at 5.

Some church-going women are embracing some unexpected dance moves. We take a look at Pole Fitness for Jesus.  

9,100 people are dead from the earthquake and tsunami. Almost 14,000 are missing. Jena Johnson shows you the families who are still looking for their loved ones. Catch all of these stories on KLTV Channel 7 News at 5.

Jena Johnson speaks to Brittany Kirkley, the Good Samaritan who suffered second degree burns after attempting to rescue a man from his burning car earlier this month. Brittany speaks out about the ordeal for the first, tonight at 6.

With 20 mile an hour winds today, firefighters had a tough time extinguishing several grass fires in the area. Chopper7 went up for a look. Watch the video at 6.

A train wreck gave the White Oak Police the break they needed to get a jump on solving a theft case. We'll tell you why on KLTV Channel 7 News at 6.

On the web:

Canton PD arrest man in possession of over $65k
Man sentenced for 13 lbs of meth near Longview
Landlord charged for stabbing noisy tenant with roasting fork


In Your Community:

Henderson: Rusk Co. authorities searching for stolen horses
Sulphur Springs: Municipal swimming pool closed indefinitely
Tyler: Senator Cornyn makes stop in Tyler

Have a great evening,

Elizabeth Thomas
Community Web Producer

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