EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - In Longview, the Lotus Inn at 1405 West Loop 281 had violations like open drinks on prep tables, a dirty apron on top of cut cabbage, no hot water in a sink, and eating utensils were not sanitized. In all, they had 17 demerits.
El Peunte D. Mendez at 309 East Valentine in Tyler had it's share of problems when the inspector came. Pork, chicken, salsa, beef, and rice were all found out of temperature. Inspectors also found raw beef stored over salsa in the cooler. There were also no towels at the kitchen prep sink, and pans were found with dried up debris. They had 29 demerits overall.
Inspectors found 38 demerits at El Zarape at 319 North Beckham in Tyler. Inspectors noted that rice pudding had to be thrown out, beef and potatoes, and chorizo were all out of temperature, and the handsink was not working. Inspectors also say an employee was seen handling tortillas with his bare hands, there were no towels in the womens restroom, and silver and cutting boards were not clean.
Sunday, May 19 2013 10:07 AM EDT2013-05-19 14:07:39 GMT
From the Tyler Police Department: TYLER, TX (KLTV) - On Saturday at approximately 8:50 p.m., police responded to a pedestrian accident that occurred in the 2300 block of West Erwin Street in Tyler. UponMore >>
The pedestrian was immediately transported to East Texas Medical Center with life threatening injuries, where he later died from his injuries.More >>
It's been less than 10 months since the world record for a lottery prize. On Saturday night, it could conceivably fall once again.More >>
It's all about the odds, and one single ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching the numbers drawn for the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials disclosed Sunday.More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 1:11 AM EDT2013-05-19 05:11:43 GMT
(NASA/CNN) - NASA scientists recorded a powerful explosion on the moon recently. A meteoroid struck the lunar surface at speeds of 56,000 mph on March 17. The impact was so powerful the flash of brightMore >>
A meteoroid struck the lunar surface at speeds of 56,000 mph on March 17.More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 12:56 PM EDT2013-05-19 16:56:47 GMT
The Nacogdoches Sheriff's Office was called out to the Ponderosa area Sunday morning around 2:30 AM to a party where an intoxicated Francisco Rivera had assaulted a party-goer.Police say 26-year-old RiveraMore >>
The Nacogdoches Sheriff's Office was called out to the Ponderosa area Sunday morning around 2:30 AM to a party where an intoxicated Francisco Rivera had assaulted a party-goer.More >>